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Covid-19: India records 50,129 new cases in 24 hours
With 50,129 new coronavirus infection, India’s total cases surged to 78,64,811 on Octobe...
Covid-19: Turn for the better but festival risk looms
An equally steep fall in daily deaths and a lower positivity at a high testing rate sug...
View: Democratic exercise prevails despite Covid-19
A month ago, there was a virtual mode discussion among election management bodies from ab...
Ghulam Nabi Azad tests positive for COVID-19
"I have tested positive for COVID-19. I am in home quarantine. Those who came in contact with me in the last few days may kindly follow the protocol," he said in a tweet.
Maharashtra Deputy CM Ajit Pawar tests positive for COVID-19, hospitalised
"I have tested positive for COVID-19. My health condition is fine. As a precautionary measure I have admitted self to Breach Candy Hospital on the advice of doctors," the NCP leader said.
Covid-19: India improves as US, Europe struggle
Europe is reporting more cases daily than India though its population is roughly three-fifths that of the country.
Covid-19 cases hover around 3,000 in Tamil Nadu
This takes the total tally in the State to over 703,250 cases. The State has consistently been reporting a decline with daily Covid-19 cases being under 4000. Chennai too remained under 1000 cases on Friday with 844 people testing positive for the infection in comparison to 833 people testing positive on Thursday.
Centre has decided to distribute COVID-19 vaccine free of cost: Himanta Biswa Sarma
The health minister also said that there is improvement in the COVID-19 scenario in Assam in the last one month. "However, if we can maintain vigil during the ongoing Durga puja festival we will be able to defeat COVID.”
RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das tests positive for Covid-19
Das and his deputies have been at the forefront of tackling economic issues for a country ravaged by the pandemic. As per a recent assessment by the governor the Indian economy is at the doorstep of recovery with indicators showing pick-up in activity and Covid cases tapering off the peak.
With very high COVID-19 testing, India's positivity rate fallen below 8%: MoHFW
The MoHFW further said that very comprehensive testing has thus worked as a highly effective tool to curb the spread of COVID-19 infection. It also leads to early identification, prompt isolation and effective treatment of COVID-19 cases, and eventual low fatality rate.
Devendra Fadnavis will now realise COVID-19 situation is serious: Sanjay Raut
Against the backdrop of former Maharashtra chief minister Devendra Fadnavis contracting COVID-19, Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Sunday said they were telling him to take care and he will now realise that the situation outside is serious.
Arvind Kejriwal pitches for free COVID-19 vaccine throughout India
A debate has started on whether the COVID-19 vaccine, which is yet to materialise, should be made available to people for free, with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) promising free doses of the vaccine in its manifesto for the Bihar polls.
Maharashtra BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis tests COVID-19 positive
"Those who have come in contact with me are advised to get COVID-19 tests done. Take care, everyone!," the former Maharashtra chief minister added in the tweet.
Global Covid-19 cases cross 42mn mark: Johns Hopkins
The overall number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 42 million mark, while the deaths have soared to 1,143,290, according to the Johns Hopkins University.