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AA Edit | As 3rd wave picks pace, ensure citizens jabbed

India reported more than three lakh new cases on Thursday, the first time in the third wave, and close to 500 deaths

21 Jan 2022 12:17 AM

Centre nudges states and UTs on ramping up COVID-19 tests

The ministry has also issued an updated set of guidelines for the care of Covid-19 treatment

19 Jan 2022 6:43 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Is the party over for BoJo at last? Will Starmers get ready for No. 10?

Was this congregation of people in the garden of 10 Downing Street a prayer meeting?

15 Jan 2022 12:29 AM

Kulbir Kaur | Covid 3.0: Help, the walls are closing in

Two Januarys earlier, Covid-19 having just spread to our enemy nation towards the north

09 Jan 2022 1:10 AM

Sanjeev Ahluwalia | As bells toll for 2021, an end is also a beginning

At present, for around 37 per cent of jobs in developed countries and 10 per cent in developing countries, working from home is possible

24 Dec 2021 12:43 AM


‘Anti-vaxxers’ a threat to others; live in denial of science, reality

There are some religious maniacs who believe that muttering some phrase or charm will save them from Covid-19

18 Dec 2021 12:25 AM

Half of India's adult population fully vaccinated against COVID-19

The government then decided to expand its vaccination drive by allowing everyone above 18 to be vaccinated from May 1

05 Dec 2021 12:41 PM

US makes negative COVID-19 test report mandatory for all incoming passengers

“Air passengers will also be required to confirm in the form of an attestation that the information they present is true, officials said

05 Dec 2021 12:02 PM

14-days travel details, negative RT-PCR: New guidelines for international arrivals

Various states have already begun to re-tighten curbs and urgently trace people who arrived from abroad

29 Nov 2021 7:44 AM

New York governor declares 'disaster emergency' over rising COVID-19 infection rates

'Disaster emergency' declared in New York

27 Nov 2021 12:47 PM


COVID-19 Update: India's total active cases down to 1,07,019, lowest in 541 days

The death toll has climbed to 4,67,933 with 465 daily fatalities, according to the data updated at 8 am

27 Nov 2021 12:44 PM

COVID-19: India records 11,106 new cases; active cases decline to 1,26,620

A decrease of 2,142 cases has been recorded in the active number of COVID-19 cases in a span of 24 hours

19 Nov 2021 2:15 PM

Five more countries recognise India's COVID-19 vaccination certificate

Last month, Hungary and Serbia had agreed with India to mutually recognise COVID-19 vaccination certificates

01 Nov 2021 7:20 PM

India reports 16,326 new COVID-19 cases, 666 deaths in last 24 hours

As per the health ministry, more than 59.84 crore samples have been tested for the presence of the virus so far

23 Oct 2021 11:03 AM

India to cross 100cr vaccine mark today

If the vaccination continued at the current pace, India would cross the one billion mark on Wednesday

20 Oct 2021 3:51 AM


Biological E to submit final data on its COVID-19 vaccine Corbevax till November end

The Corbevax is the third made-in-India vaccine against coronavirus, the other two indigenous vaccines are Covaxin and ZyCoV-D

15 Oct 2021 2:23 AM

Active COVID-19 cases in country lowest in 206 days

The daily rise in new coronavirus cases has been below 30,000 for 15 straight days, the ministry said.

09 Oct 2021 11:04 AM

A delay that violates the basic rights of children

The reopening of schools for in-person classes, mostly for Class 9 to Class 12 only, is one such action

26 Sep 2021 12:15 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Was it cruel? Why Gavin had to go in Boris’ shuffle

Gavin Williamson then supported Boris Johnson for the leadership of the party and was rewarded by BoJo with the education portfolio

18 Sep 2021 2:20 AM

Farrukh Dhondy | Why some still say no to jabs, forcing all into an unsafe place

I am one of the 80 per cent of people in Britain who have had at least one anti-Covid vaccination

04 Sep 2021 2:55 AM