Covid

Singapore reports 11,504 new Covid-19 cases on Tuesday, highest in three months

Out of the 11,504 new COVID-19 cases reported on Tuesday till noon, 10,732 were local infections and 772 foreign cases. Also, one person succumbed to viral infections. 

published on : 29th June 2022

Covid spike: Cautious Centre asks 14 risk states to step up vigil

The ministry said there was no shortage of Covid-19 vaccines and that states should ensure that the vaccines that expire first are administered first to prevent any wastage.

published on : 29th June 2022

West Delhi district ranks first in giving booster jabs

With over 2 lakh doses, West Delhi district has administered the highest number of precaution doses against Covid-19 till Tuesday, official data showed. 

published on : 29th June 2022

Even as Covid-19 threat lurks, street vendors care less about food safety

A large number of unregistered food vendors were also reportedly given training on hygiene and social distancing by the Sambalpur Municipal Corporation (SMC).

published on : 29th June 2022

Covid-19 precautions to be prioritised at BJP conclave

As per the directions of Cyberabad Police Commissioner Stephen Ravindra, the organisers are following a must-get-tested rule for all the delegates attending the meetings.

published on : 29th June 2022

Actor Meena's husband Vidyasagar passes away in Chennai due to lung-related ailments

Vidyasagar is survived by Meena, and their daughter Nainika.

published on : 29th June 2022

Only 8% of Covid patients in hospitals: Ma Subramanian

Health Minister Ma Subramanian and HR&CE Minister PK Sekar babu on Tuesday inaugurated a blood donation camp at the Madras Medical College. 

published on : 29th June 2022

It’s raining restaurants

The pandemic hasn’t been kind to the food and beverage industry, but the rise in diners now has been a big relief. And restaurateurs want to fully cash in on this.

published on : 29th June 2022

State clears Rs 779 crore Covid bills of private hospitals

The department is yet to clear Rs 2.83 crore to private hospitals for treating 653 more Covid patients since April this year.

published on : 29th June 2022

BBMP mulling to bring back mask fine

As cases in Mahadevpura Zone in particular are high, Chandra said that the municipality is conducting 17,000 tests daily of which 600 to 700 are positive cases.

published on : 29th June 2022

14 states reporting spike in Covid-19 cases asked to be on alert by Centre

In a virtual review meeting, the low level of Covid-19 testing was highlighted as also the drop in RTPCR share. 

published on : 28th June 2022

Covid-19: Centre asks states to launch fresh vaccination drive as a part of preventive measures

India has reported 11,793 new cases and 27 deaths due to Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, per the union health ministry data.

published on : 28th June 2022

Covid-19 steals 2021 runner-up Berrettini of Wimbledon dreams

Berrettini was a potential semi-final opponent of two-time champion Rafael Nadal.

published on : 28th June 2022

'States should ensure people joining gatherings are asymptomatic, vaccinated': Centre amid rise in COVID cases

While the trajectory of COVID-19 cases has declined significantly from levels that were observed in earlier part of this year, a few states and UTs across the country are witnessing an upswing.

published on : 28th June 2022

Covid patients at higher risk of serious neurodegenerative disorders, find Danish researchers

Apart from ischemic stroke, most neurological disorders do not appear to be more frequent after COVID-19 than after influenza or community-acquired bacterial pneumonia, a researcher assured.

published on : 28th June 2022
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