Africa Corona Virus Life Science Technology

Rwanda employs anti-epidemic robots in its fight against coronavirus

More than 90,000 health workers worldwide have contacted the Covid-19 in the course of treating affected patients. To reduce these numbers, the Rwandan government wants its health workers to have limited physical contact with patients under their care. It is to be noted  in January, doctors used a robot to treat the first person in Read More…

America Corona Virus Technology

MIT downgraded rating 1 out of 5 for Indian govt Mandatory Aarogya Setu app

1861 founded  Massachusetts Institute of Technology that has produced 95 Nobel laureates as on date has rated all the COVID-19 contact tracing apps in the world.   The App developed by National Informatics Centre was initially handed a rating of 2 out of 5 stars by the prestigious Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), based on its Read More…

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Spraying disinfectant on the streets does not eliminate Corona Virus : WHO

  However, no precise information is currently available for the period during which the viruses remain infectious on the various surfaces.   Studies have shown that the virus can stay on several types of surfaces for several days. However, these maximum durations are only theoretical because they are recorded under laboratory conditions and should be Read More…

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Indian Navy officials created remote monitoring system for Covid-19 ICUs

A team of Navy officers have designed an innovative and cost-effective solution that allows remote monitoring of patients in ICU, thereby considerably reducing the risk to healthcare staff looking after Covid-19.   This solution is being implemented on a trial basis at the Visakha Institute of Medical Sciences (VIMS), a designated Covid-19 hospital that caters Read More…

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Rahul Gandhi met Migrant workers in Street and asks Modi Govt to put money in people hand

  He appealed to the prime minister to “reconsider” the package. He said the government should have put money directly into the pockets of farmers, migrant labourers and small businesses, but it is worried more about fiscal deficit and country’s credit ratings by international rating agencies.   Gandhi said any rating would be meaningless if Read More…

Corona Virus North India Opinion Travel

Another road accident at Auriya migrant workers 24 killed and 30 Critical

  The fifth  major incident over migrating workers took place on the national highway at Mihauli under Kotwali police circle when the trolley rammed into a stationary mini-truck.   “This horrible incident took place at around 3:30 am. Twenty-three people have died.   Around 20 people have been injured in the accident which took place Read More…

Corona Virus North India

Uttar Pradesh, six migrant workers were run over by a state government bus on a highway

      The workers had been walking to their hometown in Bihar from Punjab amid the coronavirus lockdown, police said.    The bus was empty and the driver has been arrested, they added.   Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered a top state government official to carry out an enquiry about the circumstances leading Read More…

Corona Virus Life Style North India

Another major accident : Migrant workers 8 killed and 54 injured in Madhya Pradesh

  The incident reportedly took place around 3 am. Most of the migrant workers are reported to be from Unnao, Uttar pradesh    “The incident took place near a bypass. The labourers were travelling from Mumbai to their hometown in Unnao in Uttar Pradesh,” said a police official.   “The incident took place in Guna Read More…

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Researchers explored cytokine storm in Corona virus disease gives new hopes

COVID-19 mostly kills through an overreaction of the immune system, whose function is precisely to fight infections, say scientists who have decoded the mechanisms, symptoms, and diagnosis of the disease caused by the SARS-Cov-2 coronavirus.   In a study published in the journal Frontiers in Public Health, the researchers explained step-by-step how the virus infects Read More…

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Singapore based DBS joined Contour trade-finance blockchain network

DBS Bank announced that it is the first Singaporean bank to join the Contour trade-finance blockchain network, which is built on R3’s Corda and digitalises global trade processes such as the creation, exchange, approval and issuance of letters of credit (LC).   Joining Contour’s growing ecosystem of banks and partners, aligns with DBS’ ongoing efforts Read More…