China stats 'under-represent' true impact of Covid outbreak, says WHO
There is growing concern over China's steep rise in Covid infections since Beijing last month abruptly lifted years of hardline restrictions, with hospitals and crematoriums quickly overwhelmed.
Telangana should prepare for another sero survey, say doctors
The government had often conducted this survey in the last two years.
Maharashtra, Manipur and Uttar Pradesh record highest number of COVID-19 deaths in 2020
In 2020, the total number of registered deaths in the country was 81,15,882 of which 18,11,688 were medically certified deaths.
Delhi reports 403 fresh cases of COVID-19, positivity rate at 1.76 per cent
It said that with the fresh cases, Delhi's COVID-19 tally increased to 19,05,067 and the death toll climbed to 26,208.
'COVID-19 hasn't gone away': Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray asks people to wear masks
A statement issued by the Chief Minister's Office said that Thackeray made the appeal to the people during the weekly meeting of the state cabinet here.
Three COVID vaccine shots protect children under five years of age: Pfizer
It aims to give tots an even lower dose - just one-tenth of the amount adults receive - but discovered during its trial that two shots didn't seem quite strong enough for preschoolers.
New Zealand vs England: Three COVID-19 cases confirmed in Kiwis' camp ahead of warmup game
Nicholls, pacer Blair Tickner and bowling coach Shane Jurgensen have begun five days of hotel room isolation after producing positive Rapid Antigen Tests on Friday morning.
Hybrid learning in schools can significantly reduce COVID-19 spread: Study
The study is particularly relevant for the early days of an infectious disease outbreak when policymakers face the difficult decision of enacting school closures in their respective districts.
Australia head football coach Graham Arnold tests positive for COVID-19
Football Australia was also attempting to contact media who attended Thursday's squad announcement in Sydney to advise them of the positive case.
Uttar Pradesh government lifts night curfew as COVID-19 cases decline
The night curfew hours in the state was between 10 pm to 6 am, which was relaxed by an hour from February 13.
Mizoram reports 1,402 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate stands at 12.1 per cent
Aizawl registered the highest number of new cases at 779, followed by Siaha (265) and Serchhip (78).
Emirates airline to resume flights from India to Dubai from June 23 as COVID curbs ease
On Saturday, a court ruled that the passengers from India with a valid residence visa who have received two doses of a UAE-approved vaccine will be allowed to travel to Dubai.
Over 5500 ventilators lying unused in different states; Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka biggest defaulters
Even as patients suffered due to lack of critical life-saving medical equipment, hundreds of machines delivered to various states were lying unused.
Flabbergasted by incompetence
Numerous 21-day spells have come and gone, yet the Modi brigade is unaware of the credibility gap it has created.
Third wave in 6-8 weeks if COVID-appropriate behaviour not followed: AIIMS chief
Earlier, India's epidemiologists had indicated that a third wave of COVID-19 is inevitable and is likely to start from September-October.
RBI has taken steps to smoothen impact of second COVID-19 wave: Deputy Governor MK Jain
He also said the domestic banking system is strong, as per the preliminary data for the quarter ended March 2021.
Karnataka: Mandya PE instructor teaches yoga to over 3,000 COVID patients
His free yoga programme which focused on helping patients reach ideal saturation level and breathing exercise and pranayamas focusing on improving blood circulation and lung functioning.
Asthmatic, diabetic woman from Visakhapatnam defeats COVID-19 with mental fortitude
Extremely worried about her son, a high school student, as her husband too was COVID-infected, the survivor’s family was isolated in their home for days before her sugar levels started plummeting.
COVID-19 has created an 'ecosystem' of innovation in India: Biocon chief Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
Mazumdar-Shaw is one of the key speakers at the 15th edition of the annual virtual summit on June 22 hosted by the USA India Chambers of Commerce.
Ward boy attempts to rape patient at COVID care centre in Gwalior, held
Police said that they reached the hospital after getting the information regarding the matter and the accused has been arrested.
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test