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India COVID second wave

India hits 400,000 coronavirus deaths as vaccinations slow

Total deaths are 400,312, according to the health ministry, behind only the United States and Brazil, with total cases almost 30.5 million

02 Jul 2021 1:54 PM

India sees slight rise in COVID cases, reports 48,786 new infections, 1,005 deaths

The active cases have further declined to 5,23,257 comprising 1.72 per cent of the total infections

01 Jul 2021 11:34 AM

India records 2.57 lakh fresh COVID-19 cases, 4,194 fatalities

The number of people who have recuperated from the disease in the country surged to 2,30,70,365

22 May 2021 11:12 AM

Dilip Cherian | Grassroots gap: Doctors intensify call for all-India medical service

FORDA has renewed the demand and written to PM Modi asking him to expedite the creation of a national medical service

20 May 2021 7:43 AM

India logs 13 per cent fall in new COVID cases in week; still highest globally: WHO

Globally, despite a declining trend, the incidence of cases remains at some of the highest levels since the start of the pandemic

19 May 2021 12:10 PM


Shashidhar Nanjundaiah | Positivity effect: Govt has to do things differently

Rather than viewing criticism negatively, the criticism-averse govt can also help transform public perceptions by responding more positively

18 May 2021 7:27 AM

Aakar Patel | Govt needed to have ‘grip’ over Covid: That is what PM lacks

The reason we don’t have enough vaccines is that we did not order them at the right time because we didn’t think we needed them

18 May 2021 7:14 AM

Sunanda K. Datta Ray | Caring governance vital to save lives & India’s future

The devastating second wave might not have struck so ferociously had it not been for the government’s triumphalism

28 Apr 2021 7:23 AM

COVID-19: India reports highest daily spike of over 1.26 lakh new cases

A total of 1,66,862 deaths due to the disease have been reported so far in the country

08 Apr 2021 11:12 AM

India reports 1.15 lakh fresh COVID-19 cases: Biggest single-day rise so far

The single-day rise in coronavirus cases breached the 1-lakh mark for the second time in three days

07 Apr 2021 11:24 AM


COVID-19: India records over one lakh new cases in single day for first time

The single-day rise in cases surpassed the earlier peak of 97,894 infections reported on Sept 17, last year, making it the highest so far

05 Apr 2021 11:13 AM

India records this year's biggest single-day jump of 93,249 COVID-19 cases

This is the biggest daily rise in cases since September 19, when 93,337 fresh infections were recorded

04 Apr 2021 10:42 AM

India records 89,129 COVID-19 cases, 714 deaths in a day, highest in over six months

Corresponding to the rapid surge in cases, the number of active cases too have registered a steady increase for the 24th day in a row

03 Apr 2021 11:23 AM

COVID-19: Single-day rise of 81,466 cases in India, highest in six months

Registering a steady rise for the 23rd day in row, the active cases have increased to 6,14,696 comprising 5 per cent of the total infections

02 Apr 2021 11:19 AM

India records 68,020 new COVID cases, highest single-day spike since October

India's COVID tally had crossed 20 lakh mark on August 7 last year, 30 lakh on August 23, 40 lakh on September 5 and 50 lakh on September 16

29 Mar 2021 11:01 AM


Surge in fresh COVID-19 cases, India records 59,118 new infections

The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities

26 Mar 2021 11:57 AM

India records highest single-day spike with 47,262 fresh COVID-19 cases

The daily rise in infections was the highest recorded in 132 days, while the country's COVID-19 death toll increased to 1,60,441

24 Mar 2021 10:57 AM

COVID-19: India records highest single-day spike this year with 43,846 new cases

Registering an increase for the 11th day in a row, the total active caseload has increased to 3,09,087

21 Mar 2021 11:33 AM