Long-Haul COVID Brings Long Road to Recovery

June 30, 2021 — Thoughts of getting sick were the furthest thing from Paul Garner’s mind when symptoms of COVID-19 upended his life. “It knocked me sideways,” says Garner, a public health doctor specializing in infectious diseases. He says he never dreamed he would become a high-profile COVID-19 case documenting his struggle for a medical … Read more

‘The doctor told me long Covid didn’t exist in kids’

When 16-year-old Liliana Jackson caught Coronavirus she thought it would only last a week or two. But months later she was experiencing repeated flare-ups including skin rashes, nerve pain, chest cramps and severe fatigue. But her and her mother Gail, who live in the East Midlands in the UK, felt let down by doctors who … Read more

I-T dept notifies cost inflation index for FY22 for computing long-term capital gains

The income tax department has notified the cost inflation index for current fiscal beginning April 2021 for calculating long-term capital gains arising from sale of immovable property, securities and jewellery. The cost inflation index (CII) is used by taxpayer to compute gains arising out of sale of capital assets after adjusting inflation. The Central Board … Read more