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coronavirus (Covid-19)

Sri Lanka detects first community case of Delta variant of coronavirus

Sri Lanka's COVID-19 vaccination began in late January with India's gift of 500,000 Covishield AstraZeneca vaccines

18 Jun 2021 1:34 PM

Karan Thapar | Why did Centre fail to act despite a surge warning?

The government had been effectively forewarned to expect a possible exponential rise in cases but did virtually nothing

14 May 2021 12:00 AM

Explained |Here's how coronavirus vaccine trials work

To find out whether experimental Covid-19 vaccines are effective, researchers design clinical trials involving thousands of volunteers

19 Nov 2020 6:28 AM

Beyond Covid: Towards a ‘new normal’ at work

The Covid-19 pandemic is forcing these very companies to reredefine their offices as post-Covid workplaces

18 Nov 2020 1:44 AM

Union Minister Amit Shah takes stock of Delhi's COVID-19 situation

The decision was taken following an emergency meeting between Mr Shah, the Union Health Ministry and Delhi government

16 Nov 2020 2:07 PM

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Pfizer says its coronavirus vaccine is over 90% effective

However, Monday's announcement doesn't mean a vaccine is imminent

09 Nov 2020 7:46 PM

After unpredictable Samvat 2076, India's stock markets look forward to a stable year

India has chance to come out stronger and report healthy growth in Samvat 2077, provided we don’t see a big second wave of Covid cases

09 Nov 2020 1:08 PM

Mumbai's COVID-19 doubling rate crosses 200 days

These numbers demonstrate a major improvement in the situation from what it was a few months back

07 Nov 2020 7:53 PM

Wearing a mask works like a vaccine against COVID-19

It is yet-to-be-tested theory published in The New England Journal of Medicine

02 Nov 2020 1:03 PM

Some respite from COVID-19 for India as active cases continue to decline

According to Union health ministry, the daily Positivity Rate has also been less than 5 per cent over the past three days

22 Oct 2020 9:37 PM

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PM cautions careless Indians: Lockdown over but not coronavirus threat

The prime minister also asked media personnel and social media users to campaign to spread public awareness

20 Oct 2020 6:42 PM

Mumbai sero survey: 27 per cent health workers have developed COVID-19 antibodies

The BMC had conducted the second round of sero-survey along with other organisations in the second half of August

03 Oct 2020 6:45 PM

India's COVID-19 death toll crosses 1-lakh mark

India is the second worst hit nation in terms of COVID-19 cases

03 Oct 2020 12:41 AM

Don't expect coronavirus vaccine in public before fall of 2021, say experts

Researchers at McGill University in Canada carried out a survey of 28 experts working in vaccinology in late June 2020.

02 Oct 2020 9:48 PM

Hyderabad international airport now has contact-less elevators

The airport has developed the system which is based on Infrared (IR) technology.

15 Sep 2020 5:44 PM

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Maharashtra crosses 10 lakh-mark in total COVID-19 cases

On Friday, the highest 2,367 cases were recorded in Pune city, followed by 2,191 cases in Mumbai and 1,555 in Pune district.

12 Sep 2020 4:55 AM

India may have over 7 million coronavirus cases by October, become No 1 in world tally

The researchers are now working on refining their model based on advanced machine learning techniques to make long-term predictions

11 Sep 2020 4:31 PM

No restriction be imposed on inter-state movement of medical oxygen: Centre to states

Health ministry has reiterated the critical importance of oxygen in hospitals for management of critical COVID-19 patients

11 Sep 2020 2:41 PM

Class 9, Class 12 students can go to school on voluntary basis from September 21

Only schools outside containment zones would be allowed to open.

09 Sep 2020 12:12 AM

India's total COVID-19 cases cross 40-lakh mark

Government has ramped up testing big time, claiming no other country has achieved these levels of very high daily testing

05 Sep 2020 3:32 AM

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