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As spike continues, India’s Covid tally crosses 78L-mark

As spike continues, India’s Covid tally crosses 78L-mark

🕔10:47, 24.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 24 After dipping below 47,000 four days back, a spike in daily fresh corona cases has once again been recorded. A total of 53,370 new infections and 650 deaths reported in the last 24 hours has taken

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Avoid fasting: Doc’s advice to high-risk Covid candidates

Avoid fasting: Doc’s advice to high-risk Covid candidates

🕔10:47, 19.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 19  As the festive season begins with the coronavirus pandemic still lingering, doctors have advised people to avoid fasting during Navratri or Karwa Chauth and make necessary changes to safeguard their health, especially if they are recovering

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Trump tests negative for Covid-19: WH doctor

Trump tests negative for Covid-19: WH doctor

🕔12:28, 13.Oct 2020

Washington, Oct 13  Donald Trump has tested negative for the novel coronavirus “on consecutive days”, White House doctor Sean Conley said in the first public disclosure about the US President’s health status after his October 2 announcement that he and

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55,342 new cases recorded as India shows declining trend of daily spike

55,342 new cases recorded as India shows declining trend of daily spike

🕔12:16, 13.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 13  India’s tally on Tuesday mounted to 71,75,880 with a spike of 55,342 coronavirus cases, the lowest since August. India recorded around 55,000 cases on July 31 (55,078), August 4 (52,050) and August 18 (55,079). India is

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Himachal CM tests positive for coronavirus

Himachal CM tests positive for coronavirus

🕔20:22, 12.Oct 2020

Shimla, Oct 12  Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has tested positive for coronavirus on Monday. His condition is stable. “This morning he showed some symptoms of the virus and a test was conducted. He has been diagnosed positive

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One in 10 in world may have had Covid: WHO

One in 10 in world may have had Covid: WHO

🕔07:13, 6.Oct 2020

Geneva, Oct 6  In a special meeting, the leaders of the World Health Organization (WHO) said that one in 10 people around the world may have contracted Covid-19. A top official said the estimate meant “the vast majority of the

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President Trump, wife Melania test Covid-19 positive

President Trump, wife Melania test Covid-19 positive

🕔11:25, 2.Oct 2020

Washington, Oct 2 US President Donald Trump on Friday announced that he and his wife Melania have tested positive for the novel coronavirus. “Tonight, @FLOTUS and I tested positive for Covid-19. We will begin our quarantine and recovery process immediately.

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With 81K new cases, India’s corona tally nears 64L

With 81K new cases, India’s corona tally nears 64L

🕔10:44, 2.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 2 With a spike of 81,214 coronavirus cases and 1,095 deaths in 24 hours, India’s tally on Friday mounted to 63,94,069 cases. Out of the total cases, 9,42,217 are currently active, 53,52,078 have been discharged, while 99,773 lost

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US hails India partnership as crucial for global recovery from Covid-19

US hails India partnership as crucial for global recovery from Covid-19

🕔08:46, 1.Oct 2020

New York, Oct 1  The US on Wednesday hailed its partnership with India on protective equipment and medical supplies during the “desperate” early days of the Covid-19 pandemic as the “clearest example” of positive global collaboration rising from one of

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Covid woes: India’s core industrial output down 10% in July

Covid woes: India’s core industrial output down 10% in July

🕔08:20, 1.Sep 2020

New Delhi, Sept 01  The deceleration in the production rate of India’s eight major industries narrowed on a sequential basis in July, but remained deep in the red on a year-on-year count. As per the official data, the Index of

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Maha crosses 7-lakh cases, deaths again shoot up

Maha crosses 7-lakh cases, deaths again shoot up

🕔07:41, 26.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 26  Maharashtra’s Covid-19 tally crossed the 7 lakh-mark with another spike in the number of casualties above the 300-mark, health officials said here on Tuesday. With 10,425 new cases, below the August 22 record of 14,492, the state’s

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Maha Covid tally hits new record for 2nd consecutive day

Maha Covid tally hits new record for 2nd consecutive day

🕔07:18, 21.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 21  Maharashtra recorded the highest Covid-19 new cases for the second consecutive day on Thursday, with the death toll soaring above the 300-mark, health officials said. The state recorded a new high of 14,492 cases – up from

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COVAXIN 2nd phase clinical testing in Gauhati Medical College

COVAXIN 2nd phase clinical testing in Gauhati Medical College

🕔08:29, 19.Aug 2020

Guwahati, Aug 19  The Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) has been selected for the second phase clinical testing of India’s indigenously developed coronavirus vaccine, COVAXIN, Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said on Tuesday. He said the GMCH would

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Maha records highest single-day spike of 422 Covid deaths

Maha records highest single-day spike of 422 Covid deaths

🕔08:28, 19.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 19  Maharashtra has set a new record with 422 Covid-19 deaths in a single day – surpassing the previous peak of 413 recorded on August 13 – health officials said on Tuesday. The state recorded a high of

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ApnaMask launches campaign to encourage wearing masks

ApnaMask launches campaign to encourage wearing masks

🕔08:12, 19.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 19  As India celebrated its 74th Independence Day, ApnaMask, a non-profit initiative and volunteer group by StartupsVsCovid, rolled out a campaign “I am a Corona Soldier”. The campaign aims to recruit a robust force of ‘Corona Soldiers’

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B’luru Israeli consulate donates oxygen concentrators to fight Covid

B’luru Israeli consulate donates oxygen concentrators to fight Covid

🕔08:12, 18.Aug 2020

Bengaluru, Aug 18  The city-based Israeli Consulate has donated 25 oxygen concentrators for distribution in government hospitals to strengthen the state’s fight against the Coronavirus pandemic, an official said on Monday. “In a display of solidarity with Karnataka, the Consulate

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Maha Covid tally crosses 6 lakh-mark

Maha Covid tally crosses 6 lakh-mark

🕔08:04, 18.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 18  Covid-19 deaths and cases in Maharashtra came down on Monday even as the state added one lakh patients taking the tally to six lakh, health officials said. For the second straight day, the state recorded Covid-19 deaths

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RS Secretariat preparing for Monsoon Session amid corona pandemic

RS Secretariat preparing for Monsoon Session amid corona pandemic

🕔17:53, 16.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 16  Officials of the Rajya Sabha Secretariat are busy putting up special facilities for the upcoming Monsoon Session of Parliament amid the coronavirus pandemic in the country. Vice-President M Venkaiah Naidu, who is the Chairman of the

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65K Covid cases in 24 hours, 41 died every hour

65K Covid cases in 24 hours, 41 died every hour

🕔11:53, 15.Aug 2020

New Delhi, Aug 15  A total 65,002 cases of Covid infection across India was reported in the last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Saturday stressing that 71.61 per cent of Corona patients so

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Mumbai’s Covid toll crosses 7K, Maha sees over 12K new cases

Mumbai’s Covid toll crosses 7K, Maha sees over 12K new cases

🕔07:31, 15.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 15  The number of Covid-19 deaths in Mumbai crossed the 7,000-mark on Friday while Maharashtra recorded another 12,000-plus new cases even as the number of recoveries in the state crossed 4 lakh, health officials said. With 364 Covid

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