World  /  Published 19.09.20

Covid: Europe allows second low-cost drug

Europe’s health regulator has endorsed using dexamethasone to treat severely ill Covid-19 patients with breathing difficulty, paving the way for the steroidal medication to possibly become the r...
By Reuters in Bangalore

Science  /  Published 28.06.20

Pradyot Kumar Sen Gupta: The birdman of Bengal

At a time when pollution levels have gone down in cities, albeit for all the wrong reasons, it is important to go back to the early 20th century when nature was more or less unspoilt, although big ind...
By Soumitra Das

India  /  Published 28.06.20

Nod to drug for patients with moderate symptoms

India’s health ministry on Saturday approved for the treatment of Covid-19 an inexpensive steroid called dexamethasone, which a UK study has found to reduce the risk of death among patients with...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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