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Tuesday, August 16, 2022



National TB programme: New medicine to help drug-resistant patients

March 22, 2016 2:55 am

Bedaquiline, which is a drug for Multi-Drug Resistant TB, is being introduced at six identified tertiary care centres across India.

Miracle drug Bedaquiline in market soon

September 11, 2015 8:24 am

Since drug resistance is increasing, this drug cannot be allowed easy access,” said Dr Sunil Khaparde, deputy director general of TB Control Programme.

Mahim tailor’s battle against TDR-TB ends, declared cured

March 20, 2015 2:01 am

This is a rare case of recovery from TDR-TB, perhaps only the second in India.

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Watch: Man sits on scooter as it hangs in air while getting towed

Updated: August 16, 2022 11:43:21 pm

The viral video was reportedly taken at a no-parking zone near Anjuman Complex in Nagpur’s Sadar Bazaar.

Di Maria sidelined with injury after Juve debut

August 16, 2022 11:42:51 pm

The 34-year-old Argentine international opened the scoring and set up another goal in Juve's 3-0 victory over Sassuolo on Monday before he was withdrawn in the 66th minute.

Surat AAP leaders hospitalised after ‘ABVP attack’

August 16, 2022 11:39:25 pm

The alleged attack took place during the counting of votes in the VNSGU senate elections Tuesday afternoon.

7 arrested in Alwar for lynching labourer on suspicion of theft

August 16, 2022 11:37:39 pm

Demanding justice, hundreds of angry locals, including some associated with right wing organisations, disrupted vehicular traffic in Alwar on Tuesday morning.

Sanath Jayasuriya meets actor Mammootty

Updated: August 16, 2022 11:33:45 pm

The Sri Lankan superstar shared a post with the movie legend, captioned, "It was an honour to meet Senior Malayalam actor @mammukka. Sir you are a true super star. Thank you for coming to Sri Lanka."

‘Advocates’ of Indian Independence and the Bombay High Court

August 16, 2022 11:12:27 pm

The 160-year-old Bombay High Court stands tall in the nationalist movement with its strong association with prominent freedom fighters - Mahatma Gandhi, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, Lokmanya Tilak, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, Vitthalbhai Patel, Bhulabhai Desai, K M Munshi, Justice M G Ranade, Justice Badruddin Tyabji, Pherozshah Mehta among many others.

Pune records most cases, deaths as state sees rise in swine flu infections

August 16, 2022 11:09:51 pm

Until mid-August, at least 1,449 persons have been detected with swine flu in the state; 43 of these patients have succumbed to the infection.

Mangaluru: Two 23-year-old booked for causing fear over use of ‘bomber’ in chat

August 16, 2022 11:03:40 pm

The bomb scare onboard the Indigo flight 6E5237, that was being prepared for take-off to Mumbai, occurred on the morning of August 14.

Vajpayee’s niece expresses unhappiness over BJP leaders’ absence on his death anniversary

Updated: August 16, 2022 10:58:10 pm

Vajpayee (1924-2018) was born in Gwalior and spent his formative years in the city.

Marine water quality nowcast and advisory system for Indian coasts launched

August 16, 2022 10:55:40 pm

Indigenously designed by Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services (INCOIS), Hyderabad, the buoy-based automated coastal observatory scripted history by becoming the first floating wet lab for water quality tests in the Indian Ocean.