The Lancet
India  /  Published 05.06.20

Record spike of 9,851 cases in 24 hrs, tally now 2,26,770

Elderly man commits suicide over fear of contracting virusThe fear of contracting Covid-19 infection allegedly led a 65-year-old man to commit suicide in Maharashtra's Beed district, police said on Fr...
By PTI in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 29.09.19

Why India can't fix its malnutrition problem

Some burdens are Sisyphean — no amount of endeavour seems to make them any lighter. The burden of malnutrition in India can be counted among these. A report published in The Lancet showed that while...
By The Editorial Board in

Education  /  Published 04.11.19

Scope, stetho

A first-year medical student expresses considerable excitement about a WhatsApp forward about something called the Butterfly iQ. Turns out it is a portable ultrasound device. The text reads thus: It ...
By Upala Sen in

Science  /  Published 25.04.20

'Credit goes to states, give them leeway'

The Centre should loosen its control and give states more autonomy over funding and decision-making on the Covid-19 pandemic, The Lancet, a top international medical journal, said on Saturday in a com...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.08.19

Lancet does what Indian media won’t

If nature abhors a vacuum, so does journalism.The Lancet, an international medical journal, has referred to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “prosperity” justification for the changes in Jammu and...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 30.01.20

'Hidden' animal spreading coronavirus: Lancet

While bats may be the original hosts of the novel Chinese coronavirus, an animal sold at a seafood market in Wuhan may be spreading the deadly virus to humans, a study published in The Lancet journal ...
By PTI in Beijing

Opinion  /  Published 28.11.19

Climate change: Kids born now will pay the price

Sir — A report in The Lancet states that climate change will potentially affect the health of the children across the world adversely. This is a matter of serious concern. This growing global crisis...
By The Telegraph in


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