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India to play crucial role in COVID-19 vaccine process

20 Oct 2020

India to play crucial role in COVID-19 vaccine process

As the world's largest vaccine manufacturer, India will play a major role in the vaccination efforts for COVID-19.

Nobel Prize: Three scientists win for 'discovering Hepatitis C virus'

05 Oct 2020

Nobel Prize: Three scientists win for 'discovering Hepatitis C virus'

The 2020 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine has been awarded jointly to three scientists for the "discovery of the Hepatitis C virus."

Bharat Biotech signs deal for nasal COVID-19 vaccine: Details here

23 Sep 2020

Bharat Biotech signs deal for nasal COVID-19 vaccine: Details here

In a major move, Bharat Biotech has signed an agreement to license a nasal COVID-19 vaccine developed by the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, United States.

Experts think first COVID-19 vaccines might not prevent infection

16 Jun 2020

Experts think first COVID-19 vaccines might not prevent infection

The work to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is moving faster than any of us could have imagined.

This neurosurgeon wants to connect humans with Internet using brain-implants!

01 Dec 2017

This neurosurgeon wants to connect humans with Internet using brain-implants!

Dr. Eric Leuthardt, scientist-neurosurgeon at Washington University in St. Louis, believes "brain implants" to seamlessly connect people and computers will be the trend in the coming decades like tattoos and plastic-surgeries.

Trump reluctant to honour election's outcome

22 Oct 2016

Trump reluctant to honour election's outcome

Against a backdrop of a shaky performance in the final presidential debate, Donald Trump has stated that he would "totally accept the results of this great and historic presidential election" only if he is the winner.

CNN: Clinton the winner of final Presidential debate

20 Oct 2016

CNN: Clinton the winner of final Presidential debate

According to a CNN/ORC poll of watchers of the final Presidential debate, Hillary Clinton defeated Donald Trump by a 13-point margin.

Kaine pressures Pence on Trump controversies in Vice-presidential debate

05 Oct 2016

Kaine pressures Pence on Trump controversies in Vice-presidential debate

Democrat Tim Kaine aggressively questioned Mike Pence on several controversial policy standpoints advocated by Republican Presidential nominee Donald Trump.

Trump, Hillary face-off in first Presidential debate

27 Sep 2016

Trump, Hillary face-off in first Presidential debate

The first presidential debate between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton was divided into 6 segments (15 minutes each).