A Divided Nation: Western Australia Stays Shut as COVID Deaths Mount in East

A Divided Nation: Western Australia Stays Shut as COVID Deaths Mount in East

Australia will remain a divided nation with the vast mining state of Western Australia cancelling plans to reopen its borders on Feb. 5 citing health risks from a surge in the Omicron COVID-19 variant in eastern states. Australia’s most populous state New South Wales (NSW) on Friday reported its deadliest day of the pandemic NSW […]

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Covid-19: When to Meet Your Loved Ones After Recovery?

Covid-19: When to Meet Your Loved Ones After Recovery?

Covid-19 cases are increasing rapidly in India. On Wednesday, India reported 2.82 lakh new Covid-19 and 441 deaths. The cases of the Omicron variant are also increasing. To date, 8,961 of omicron has been detected in the country. However, people are recovering fast in the third wave and serious cases are less in number. People […]

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Aadhaar-PAN Link: Haven't Linked PAN-Aadhaar? This Happens When PAN Becomes Inoperative

Aadhaar-PAN Link: Haven’t Linked PAN-Aadhaar? This Happens When PAN Becomes Inoperative

Pan-Aadhaar Linking: The Central Board of Direct taxes, or CBDT, has made it mandatory to link an individual’s Permanent Account Number, or PAN, with his or her Aadhaar number. It reaffirmed through a notification around two years back that a citizen’s PAN, if not linked with Aadhaar within the deadline, will become inoperative — a […]

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Sankranti Delicacies in Karnataka and the Cheerful Tradition of Door-to-door Deliveries by Kids

Sankranti Delicacies in Karnataka and the Cheerful Tradition of Door-to-door Deliveries by Kids

Covid, lockdown and the subsequent curfews have changed the way people live across the globe. Though, initially, it was all horror and scare that permeated our surroundings, the prolonged pandemic forced people to go on with their life. However, when it came to festivals, people were advised to avoid crowding and the rules were more […]

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Cannabis Might Prevent Covid-19, but There is No Conclusive Proof Yet

Cannabis Might Prevent Covid-19, but There is No Conclusive Proof Yet

Can cannabis help prevent Covid-19 infection? A recent study says that it just might. A study titled ‘Cannabinoids Block Cellular Entry of SARS-CoV-2 and the Emerging Variants’ found that cannabigerolic acid and cannabidiolic acid prevented infection of human epithelial cells by a pseudovirus expressing the SARS-CoV-2 spike protein and prevented entry of live SARS-CoV-2 into cells. […]

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CISCE Semester 1 Result Date: Passing Marks, Websites to Download Marksheet

CISCE Semester 1 Result Date: Passing Marks, Websites to Download Marksheet

Students will have to get a minimum of 33 per cent in aggregate and per subject to clear the exam.(Representative image) CISCE board exams 2022: Candidates will be able to access the semester I board exam results at the official website by entering their registration number, and date of birth. News18.com New Delhi Last Updated:January […]

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Data Show Vaccinated People Likely To Have Less Severe Symptoms of Covid-19

Data Show Vaccinated People Likely To Have Less Severe Symptoms of Covid-19

The Covid-19 is once again wreaking havoc across the world. Recent data by BMC also showed that even in Mumbai, 96% of the people receiving treatment or admitted to the ICUs are unvaccinated. The Covid-19 is once again wreaking havoc across the world. According to the WHO, almost 17 lakh cases have been recorded worldwide […]

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Omicron Effect: Restaurants Downing Shutters For Ever Due to Lockdowns, say owners

Omicron Effect: Restaurants Downing Shutters For Ever Due to Lockdowns, say owners

As expected, the decision to shut down restaurants due to the Covid-19 scare, has come as a massive blow to restaurants. This misfortune is exacerbated because looking at the past, numerous restaurants have had to shut shop and they simply cannot afford to down their shutters anymore. The Delhi government’s recent order to decision to […]

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Nepal Reports Spike in Covid-19 Cases, Govt Asks Hospitals to Remain Vigilant

Keep Away From Scams: How to Avoid Buying Fake Covid-19 Testing Kits Online

Home testing kits are in Demand. (Reuters) Home testing kits are widely available online. One needs to make sure they are not fake. Last Updated:January 11, 2022, 18:13 IST FOLLOW US ON: With the rising Omicron cases, people are making sure that they take every precaution possible. And while that may be the case, one […]

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Can the Stage Adapt? Performing in the Era of Covid-19

Can the Stage Adapt? Performing in the Era of Covid-19

While normalcy seemed to be returning in every sphere of showbiz after the second wave of the pandemic, the theatre circuit’s foundation remained firm. The question whether it could get back on its feet perturbed many, including thespians who have been performing for decades. Nevertheless, through online plays, performances for audiobooks and live reading sessions, […]

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