Mei Xiang, a giant panda who was found to be most likely pregnant in an ultrasound check Friday, has "a very small chance of giving birth" but veterinarians were always hopeful for a healthy cub or cubs, a deputy director of the Smithsonian's National Zoo said. … [Read more...] about Paws crossed for a healthy panda cub or cubs at National Zoo
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Suresh Kakani, additional municipal commissioner (health), said, “We will take consent from all volunteers. It is good that KEM Hospital has been chosen as one of the centres. Our credibility is good and we are prepared to execute the trials, following procedures communicated by ICMR.” On August 3, India’s drug regulator, the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), had granted permission to SII to conduct phase II and phase III human clinical trials of Covidshield in India. “After a thorough evaluation, the DCGI has given approval to SII to perform phase-II, III clinical trial based on the recommendations of the Subject Expert Committee (SEC),” a senior government official had told ANI. KEM dean Dr Hemant Deshmukh (above) said the ICMR wrote to the hospital on August 7, informing that KEM was one of centres where the trials will be conducted … [Read more...] about KEM Hospital set to start testing Covidshield, a Covid-19 vaccine developed at Oxford University in a week
Authorities began killing some California sea lions at the Bonneville Dam on the Columbia River about 13 years ago, under restrictions that required them to first document each targeted animal in the area five times, observe it eating salmon and wait for it to enter a trap. Some 238 have been killed there. … [Read more...] about U.S. allows killing sea lions eating at-risk Northwest salmon
The national camp was shut in March after the international calendar was suspended. Sindhu, Sai Praneeth and Reddy started training from Day 1 while Srikanth joined on Monday. The 2012 Olympics bronze medallist Nehwal is training with husband Parupalli Kashyap at another centre in Hyderabad to gain court time. Shetty (Mumbai), Ponnappa (Bengaluru) and Rankireddy (Amalapuram) will monitor the situation before deciding to join the camp. … [Read more...] about Sindhu to keep training despite Covid-19 hitting national camp
“No one can enter the club without a mask [Government guidelines say people have to wear masks or visors while working out in a gym]. Staff and members will have to go through temperature and oxygen saturation checks at the entrance. At any given point only two users will be allowed in the gym and yoga studio. For this, members will have to book a slot 24 hours in advance. After every slot we will have a 30-minute break to sanitise the area,” says Emanda. … [Read more...] about Gymming in a post-pandemic India, what does the future hold?