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COVID second wave

Could have saved many lives if govt acted on time during Covid 2nd wave: Par panel

The government should have continued its efforts to monitor the resurgence of Covid and its possible outrage in the country, the panel said

13 Sep 2022 12:39 PM

IPOs in 2021 beat three-year total

After the Covid 2nd wave, primary market was flooded with IPOs from and more than 40 companies tapped the market in the second half

20 Dec 2021 7:23 AM

Inflation eases in August to 5.3%

It was 5.59 per cent in July but had stood at a high 6.69 per cent in August 2020, the government data showed on Monday

14 Sep 2021 8:48 AM

How tech can help India reach vaccine goals and slow down its COVID-19 disaster

India’s vaccine chain has to protect against contamination before vaccines arrive, using tamper-proof seals and a transparent supply chain

30 Aug 2021 9:57 PM

Covid 2nd wave not over yet, 'R number' high in 8 states: Centre

These eight states include Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Lakshadweep, Tamil Nadu, Mizoram, Karnataka, Puducherry, Kerala, he informed

03 Aug 2021 7:19 PM


Active COVID-19 cases register increase for second consecutive day

An increase of 4,404 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours

29 Jul 2021 11:05 AM

798 doctors died during COVID second wave; maximum lost their lives in Delhi: IMA

Pondicherry reported the lowest deaths of doctors by logging one death only

30 Jun 2021 9:59 AM

COVID-19: India records less than 60,000 cases after 81 days

The death toll climbed to 3,86,713 with 1,576 fresh fatalities, the lowest in 63 days

20 Jun 2021 10:27 AM

India records 60,753 fresh COVID-19 cases

The death toll climbed to 3,85,137 with 1,647 fresh fatalities and active cases comprise 2.55 per cent of the total infection

19 Jun 2021 10:57 AM

COVID-19 count in India dips below one lakh after over two months

The COVID-19 death toll climbed to 3,51,309 with 2,123 daily deaths, the lowest in around 47 days

08 Jun 2021 10:15 AM


With 4,454 new fatalities, India's COVID-19 death toll crosses 3-lakh mark

This is the eighth consecutive day when India has recorded less than 3 lakh new cases

24 May 2021 10:24 AM

Manish Tewari | An AWOL government

Downright negligence, coupled with hubris, made the governments, both at the Centre and some in the states, let their guard down

25 Apr 2021 12:00 AM

AA Edit | Nurture is the best policy, but watch out for inflation

A low-interest rate regime is considered a key weapon to revive consumer demand and induce normalcy in the economy

08 Apr 2021 4:17 AM

AA Edit | Ban all large gatherings, give everyone vaccines

It should consult all stakeholders and come to a consensus on banning every event that has the potential to become a super spreader

07 Apr 2021 7:37 AM

AA Edit | Rural surge scary, act now to stop second Covid wave

While the first phase of Covid wave was in the metros and big cities of the country, the recent surge is reported from rural areas, too

19 Mar 2021 4:56 AM


Second peak of COVID-19: Prime Minister Modi puts states on alert

Modi said though more than 96 per cent of cases in India had recovered, the high test positivity rate in Maharashtra and MP was of concern

18 Mar 2021 12:59 AM

Kishwar Desai | As COVID-19 returns to UK, holidayers bear the brunt

Boris Johnson is now worried, scared of a second wave. So rules changed again, catching holiday makers unawares

04 Aug 2020 5:08 PM