COVID-19

Indian Covid Variant Found In 44 Countries: WHO

<!-- -->The WHO said it had received "reports of detections from five additional countries".Geneva, Switzerland: The World Health Organization said Wednesday that a variant...

States To Prioritize Second Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine, Says Health Ministry

<!-- -->States have also been urged to minimise vaccine wastage. (Representational)New Delhi: The Health Ministry has urged states to ensure all beneficiaries who have...

39,510 Fresh Covid Cases In Karnataka Today, Bengaluru Reports 15,879

<!-- -->Karnataka will procure two crore Covid vaccine doses through global tender.Bengaluru: Karnataka today reported a slightly greater number of fresh COVID-19 cases than...

Coronavirus, Delhi: Now No Shortage Of ICU And Oxygen Beds In Delhi

<!-- -->This morning Delhi reported around 12,600 new cases in the past 24 hoursNew Delhi: There will be no shortage of ICU or oxygen...

Mumbai Plans To Import Millions Of Vaccines To Avert Third Covid Wave

<!-- -->Mumbai was among the nation's first epicenters of the coronavirus.Authorities in Mumbai are seeking to import millions of vaccine doses to help avert a...

Odisha Reports First Case Of ‘Black Fungus’ In Covid Patient: Official

<!-- -->Odisha Reports First Case Of 'Black Fungus' In Covid Patient: Official (Representational)Bhubaneswar: Odisha has detected its first case of mucormycosis or ''black fungus''...

Deadly Black Fungus In COVID-19 Patients In India: 10 Facts

<!-- -->Reports have pointed to mucormycosis cases in Maharashtra and Gujarat. (Representational)New Delhi: The government has told doctors to look out for signs of...

Australia Court Dismisses Plea Of Citizen Stuck In Bengaluru, Karnataka, Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

<!-- -->The application was filed by lawyers of Gary Newman last week in a Sydney court. (Representational)Melbourne: An Australian court in Sydney on Monday...

China To Set Up Separation Line On Mount Everest To Avoid Infections From Climbers From COVID-19 Hit Nepal

<!-- -->Mount Everest straddles the China-Nepal border, with the north slope belonging to China.Beijing: China will set up a "separation line" on the peak...

Couple Tests Covid Positive, Delhi Cop Takes Care Of Their 6-Month-Old

<!-- -->Couple Tests Covid Positive, Delhi Cop Takes Care Of Their 6-Month- (Representational)New Delhi: In a heartwarming episode that incidentally took place on Mothers'...

Covid Care Centres Set Up, Almost Overnight, In Rajasthan Desert

<!-- -->Over 40 per cent of Rajasthan's Covid cases are from rural areas of the stateJaipur: In the middle of the pandemic a story...

80 Staff Members At Delhi Hospital Test Covid+ve In A Month, Doctor Dies

<!-- -->Dr AK Rawat, the surgeon who was vaccinated, died of Covid yesterdayNew Delhi: Around 80 medical personnel and a surgeon at Delhi's Saroj...

Pope Francis Backs Waiving Patents On Coronavirus Vaccines

<!-- -->Pope Francis has backed "universal access to the vaccine"Vatican City: Pope Francis offered his support Saturday for waiving coronavirus vaccine patents to boost...

Nurse Takes Bribe To Arrange ICU Bed For Covid Patient In Jaipur, Arrested: Cops

<!-- -->The accused had already taken Rs 95,000 from the complainant, the police said. (Representational)Jaipur: Rajasthan's Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Saturday arrested a male...

Eat Jaggery Or Ghee With Roti: Government Shares Sample Meal Plan For Covid Patients

The nation is tackling with the second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic. The gap between active cases and recovered cases is still very wide,...

Anti-Covid Drug Developed by DRDO Cleared For Emergency Use

<!-- -->A higher proportion of patients treated with the drug tested negative for Covid in RT-PCR tests.New Delhi: A drug to treat coronavirus patients,...

Singapore Restricts Entry For Work Pass Holders Amid COVID-19 Surge In India

<!-- -->Singapore is reducing entry approvals for work pass holders and dependents entering the countrySingapore: In view of the resurgence of COVID-19 cases in...

India To Get Between 190 To 250 Million Subsidised Covid Vaccines: Gavi

<!-- -->Gavi acknowledged that crisis in India has impacted its vaccine supply chain. (Representational)Washington: Gavi, a global alliance on vaccines, on Friday said that...

India Extends ‘Deep Appreciation’ To Nations Providing Priority Help To Battle Covid: Harsh Vardhan Shringla

<!-- -->Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla.United Nations: India, which provided COVID-19 vaccines and medical equipment to more than 150 countries last year, extends deep...

Coronavirus, Oxygen Crisis Bengal: Oxygen Demand Will Rise To 550 Tonnes In A Week

<!-- -->Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday was sworn in as Bengal Chief Minister for a third time (File)Kolkata: Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee wrote to...
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