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Health

‘Make anti-rabies vaccine a must soon after birth’

Despite free anti-rabies vaccination, 5 people died due to rabies in Himachal Pradesh this year; they had not cared to get the inoculation, Padma Shri recipient epidemiologist Dr Omesh Bharti said

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India

COVAXIN: 1st Indian COVID vaccine approved for human trials

India’s first coronavirus vaccine COVAXIN developed by Bharat Biotech has got approval from the DCGI to start with human clinical trials

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Editorial

Encephalitis deaths were preventable: Heads must roll

The Bihar administration failed in both prevention and cure of acute encephalitis syndrome that claimed the lives of more than 100 children

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India

Human-wild conflict: Puma attacks 6-year-old

The mountain lion will be killed when caught, say the authorities. San Francisco — In yet another incident showing conflict between human settlements and animal habitats in the United States, a 6-year-old boy was attacked by a mountain lion Sunday afternoon on a hiking trail near a winery in Cupertino, authorities said. The boy was […]

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India Social Media

Is Luis Suarez a psycho? 25 answers on Facebook

Aditya Basu: Well he has a biting history. He just couldn’t help himself.   Prof Kapil Kumar: Love bites?   Ashutosh Raina: Luis Suarez is not a psycho. He is a normal BIT’TER man.   Saransh Joshi: After 7 years of watching twilight, time for some manly bites.   Er Nikhil Dixit: Do you know […]