Dexamethasone proves first life-saving drug against Coronavirus

London: Researchers in England say they have the first evidence that a drug can improve COVID-19…

Researchers at IIT-Hyderabad develop low-cost test kit for COVID diagnosis

Hyderabad: A team of researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Hyderabad, claimed to have…

SpaceX’s astronaut-riding Dragon arrives at space station

Florida: SpaceX delivered two astronauts to the International Space Station for NASA on Sunday, following up…

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket launch is scrubbed due to weather

Florida: The beginning of NASA’s next chapter of space exploration will have to wait until the…

Wuhan Lab head calls Virus Leak Claims pure fabrication by Trump Administration

Wuhan: The Chinese virology institute in the city where COVID-19 first emerged has three live strains…

First coronavirus vaccine human trial finds it is safe, induces immune response

Beijing: The first COVID-19 vaccine to reach phase I clinical trial is safe, well-tolerated, and capable…

A one-in-a-million discovery: Scientists spot ‘incredibly rare’ super-Earth

Wellington: Calling it “incredibly rare,” New Zealand astronomers say that the planet “is one of only…

How do koalas drink? Scientists find it’s not what we think

Queensland: Scientists have solved a lingering mystery about koala behaviour – how the tree-dwelling marsupials native…

Covid-19 virus infects, replicates in human intestinal cells: Scientific Study

Amsterdam:  The novel coronavirus can infect and replicate in cells that line the inside of the…

Indian-origin girl names NASA’s 1st Mars copter

Washington: NASA’s first Mars helicopter has a name now and the credit goes to 17-year-old Indian-origin…

New national telemedicine platform brings doctors at doorstep during Lock Down

New Delhi: As most hospitals and OPDs across the country remain shut due to the national…

Robot deployed at Kalamassery Medical College to serve food to COVID-19 patients

Kalamassery,Kochi: In a novel initiative that will reduce the use of manpower in COVID-19 wards, a…

Scientists make low-cost test, name it Feluda

New Delhi: Scientists at the CSIR’s Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology have come up with…

Three space travellers return to a different Earth hit by coronavirus

Washington: Three crew members of the International Space Station (ISS) returned to Earth on Friday after…

WhatsApp India limits forwards to one chat at a time to combat coronavirus fake news

Kochi: WhatsApp on Tuesday put spokes in the ever-turning wheel of misinformation by restricting forwards to…

First ever heatwave recorded in Antarctica

Sydney: Even the world’s coldest continent is not immune to rising global temperatures, with scientists recording…

South Korean test kit makers win US FDA pre-approval

Seoul: Three Korean coronavirus test-kit makers have won preliminary approval from the US Food and Drug…

Pune firm gets approval for first ‘Made in India’ Covid-19 testing kit

Pune: A Pune-based company has said that it has received commercial approval from the Central Drugs…

Coronavirus vaccine trial starts on Monday: US official

Washington: A clinical trial evaluating a vaccine designed to protect against the new coronavirus will begin…

Launch of GSAT-1 postponed due to technical snag

Chennai: Owing to technical reasons, the launch of India’s first Geo Imaging Satellite-1 (GISAT-1) scheduled for…