Coronavirus | Pandemic underlined need for higher budget allocation for healthcare sector

Preetha Reddy said that public spending in healthcare should increase to deal with future pandemics and for sustained preventive care. The COVID-19 pandemic has emphasised the key role of healthcare … Read More

Call for action: On ICMR antibody test study

The results of a serological test conducted across 69 districts by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) have indicated that the confirmed numbers of COVID-19 infections reported from the … Read More

India goes past China in Covid-19 cases but withlower rate of fatalities – india news

The number of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases in India on Friday crossed the total count of infections in China, where the highly contagious disease originated late last year, even as … Read More

Coming to terms: The Hindu Editorial On India refusing to admit coronavirus community transmission

As early as March 28, the Health Ministry acknowledged that there was “limited community transmission” of the novel coronavirus in India. On April 9, the ICMR and Health Ministry researchers … Read More

Coming to terms – The Hindu

As early as March 28, the Health Ministry acknowledged that there was “limited community transmission” of the novel coronavirus in India. On April 9, the ICMR and Health Ministry researchers … Read More

Coronavirus | Air passengers perplexed over protocols

Two flights returned to India on Thursday with 363 passengers, including nine infants, on board Air India Express flights from Abu Dhabi to Kochi and from Dubai to Kozhikode. A … Read More

Coronavirus | Direct taxes revenues defy lockdown, jump 36.6% in April

Direct tax collection recorded a healthy growth in April despite the nationwide lockdown and grew by 36.6%. Data accessed by The Hindu showed that the net direct tax collection for … Read More