India to host five BRICS S&T events through 2022
  • India to host five BRICS S&T events through 2022(20:28)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Even as India has successfully handed over the BRICS Chair to China from January 2022, it will be hosting five international events through the year, it was decided at the 15th meeting of the BRICS Science Technology Innovation (STI) Steering Committee.

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Phytochemicals in Himalayan plant Buransh can fight Covid virus: Researchers
  • Phytochemicals in Himalayan plant Buransh can fight Covid virus: Researchers(18:30)

    New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Researchers from the Indian Institute of Technology Mandi and The International Centre for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (ICGEB), New Delhi, have identified phytochemicals in the petals of a Himalayan plant that could potentially be used to treat Covid-19 infections.

Vaping increases frequency of Covid symptoms: Study
  • Vaping increases frequency of Covid symptoms: Study(16:10)

    New York, Jan 17 (IANS) People who use electronic cigarettes and test positive for Covid-19 have a higher frequency of experiencing Covid symptoms, compared to people who don't vape, according to new research from Mayo Clinic.

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Vaccines need to be updated to combat Covid variants: Experts
  • Vaccines need to be updated to combat Covid variants: Experts(20:34)

    New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) Although current Covid vaccines provide a high level of protection against severe disease and death caused by variants of concern (VOC), health experts believe that new vaccines that can prevent infection and transmission are needed.

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Covid pandemic may be affecting kids' brains: Report
  • Covid pandemic may be affecting kids' brains: Report(19:32)

    New York, Jan 13 (IANS) While the pandemic affected people from all walks of life, children were the most affected. Several studies have shown that the pandemic has not only robbed kids their playtime and social interactions, it has also affected their motor and communication skills, Nature reported.

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