Tag: Coronavirus cases

COVID-19: Karnataka government revises COVID-19 protocol for travellers from Kerala

The Karnataka government has revised its COVID-19 protocol for people coming from Kerala, exempting a set of people from mandatory seven days institutional quarantine. It...

coronavirus cases: Rates of COVID might increase in winter, but it’s not necessarily because the virus thrives in the cold

Colder weather has long been associated with coughs, colds and other respiratory illnesses. Seasonal influenza and common colds peak throughout the winter months in both...

Australia’s COVID-19 hotspot logs four new local cases

Australia’s second most populous state Victoria on Sunday reported two new locally acquired COVID-19 cases, with the low number raising hopes that a hard lockdown...

India’s COVID-19 active cases cross 25 lakh after another record surge amid oxygen crisis

The first two trains carrying precious medical oxygen arrived in Uttar Pradesh and Maharashtra, health facilities in state-run defence undertakings were opened to civilian COVID...

Indian growth outlook brightens but COVID-19 casting a shadow

India’s economy will grow at a faster pace this fiscal year than previously thought, according to a Reuters poll of economists who warned a surge...

Negligence towards COVID-19 appropriate behaviour behind rising cases: Vardhan

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Monday said negligence towards COVID-19 appropriate behaviour is the main reason behind rising cases, adding that few states account...

Opposition in Maharashtra should talk carefully about Covid-19 crisis: Sena | India News

MUMBAI: The Shiv Sena on Tuesday said the recent surge in coronavirus cases is a matter of concern and the opposition in Maharashtra should talk...

UK in ‘eye of the storm’ amid surging new coronavirus cases

LONDON: British hospitals around the country face a perilous situation in January, medical workers warned Friday amid surging coronavirus infections blamed on a new virus...

India’s 10 million coronavirus cases explained in 10 charts

(This story originally appeared in on Dec 19, 2020) NEW DELHI: It took 323 days for coronavirus cases in India to reach the 10 million...

India’s 10 million coronavirus cases explained in 10 charts | India News

NEW DELHI: It took 323 days for coronavirus cases in India to reach the 10 million (one crore) mark since the first case was reported...

Covid-19 dampens holiday cheer for Black-owned small businesses

Los Angeles: It’s been a rough year for Black-owned small businesses in the United States, and the latest surge in coronavirus cases suggests a festive...

WHO warns of deadly second wave of Corona virus across Middle East

DUBAI: As winter nears and coronavirus cases surge across the Middle East, the regional director for the World Health Organization said Thursday that the only...

Covid-19: Delhi tightens restrictions; NCR put on alert

NEW DELHI: The home ministry on Thursday advised the governments of Haryana and Uttar Pradesh to hold survey for assessing availability of beds, testing capacity...

COVID-19: 75 doctors, 250 paramedics from paramilitary forces on way to Delhi

NEW DELHI: At least 75 doctors and 250 paramedics from the paramilitary forces are on their way from different parts of the country to serve...

Home Minister Amit Shah to review COVID-19 situation in Delhi

New Delhi: With a spike in the number of coronavirus cases in Delhi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah will review the situation arising due to...

Coronavirus infections on the rise among factory workers in post-lockdown India

CHENNAI: When Bajirao Thengde voiced his fears about going to work after dozens of colleagues fell sick with coronavirus, his boss at a motorbike factory...

Indian students concerned about deportation, dropping out semester as US announces new visa rules | India News

NEW DELHI: Fear of deportation in the middle of a global crisis, unpaid loans, rising risk of COVID-19 infection, dropping out a semester and the...

COVID-19: ‘Complete lockdown’ on Sundays in Madhya Pradesh

Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh government on Wednesday decided to enforce a complete lockdown across the state on Sundays after a spike in COVID-19 cases in...

Taj Mahal remains shut as India reports record daily virus cases

NEW DELHI: India’s top tourist attraction the Taj Mahal will remain shut, officials said Sunday, as the vast nation registered a record daily number of...

Situation in Guwahati critical, govt may have to impose lockdown: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said that the situation in Guwahati was critical and the state government may have to impose a...

Amit Shah to hold meeting with Delhi LG, CM on COVID-19 situation in capital

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah will hold a meeting with Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and others on Sunday...

India’s Covid-19 tally sees another record jump; Central teams deployed in high load areas | India News

NEW DELHI: India’s Covid-19 tally saw a record addition of nearly 10,000 cases on Tuesday to cross 2.6 lakh as hundreds more tested positive for...

SOPs aim to instill proper COVID-19 behaviour for resuming social, economic activities: Centre

NEW DELHI: The aim of standard operating procedures (SOPs) for religious places, shopping malls, restaurants, hotel and offices is to instil appropriate behaviour among people...

Covid-19 doubling time improves to 15.4 days: Health ministry | India News

NEW DELHI: The doubling time of coronavirus cases in India has improved to 15.4 days from 13.3 days, the Union health ministry said on Saturday,...

Coronavirus Live updates: US adds 1,127 Covid deaths in 24 hours

!1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Patna’s Mahavir temple to allow devotees in specified time slots based on their names Devotees will be allowed...