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India sees single-day rise of 58,097 new Covid infections, 2,135 cases of Omicron

The death toll has climbed to 4,82,551 with 534 daily fatalities

05 Jan 2022 10:28 AM

Antibody cocktail not useful for most patients with Omicron: Experts

Doctors in Kolkata believe that the formula of antibody cocktail is not useful for the Omicron variant of coronavirus

05 Jan 2022 9:24 AM

Surge in cases indicative of third Covid wave in India: Expert

There are some epidemiological similarities between South Africa and India

04 Jan 2022 5:04 PM

Omicron in 81 per cent of Covid samples tested, says Delhi health minister

Of the latest 187 Covid samples tested, 152 had Omicron and 8.5 per cent had Delta, he told the Delhi Assembly

03 Jan 2022 2:47 PM

India reports 33,750 fresh Covid cases, Omicron tally rises to 1,700

Maharashtra is the worst-affected state with 510 cases, followed by Delhi with 351

03 Jan 2022 10:13 AM


India records 27,553 fresh cases of Covid, Omicron tally rises to 1,525

Maharashtra recorded a maximum of 460 cases, followed by Delhi, Gujarat, Tamil Nadu and Kerala

02 Jan 2022 10:32 AM

Maharashtra reports highest number of Omicron cases, India tally rises to 1,270

The daily rise in COVID-19 cases crossed the 16,000 mark after around 64 days

31 Dec 2021 10:13 AM

Omicron constitutes 46 per cent of total COVID cases in Delhi

In a massive spike, the national capital reported 923 cases of Covid on Wednesday

30 Dec 2021 12:29 PM

Clear data supporting very high immune escape potential of Omicron: INSACOG

India has recorded 781 cases of the Omicron variant of coronavirus across 21 states and UTs so far

29 Dec 2021 3:47 PM

Antibodies that can block Omicron variant identified

The research may help design vaccines and antibody treatments that will be effective against other variants that may emerge in future

29 Dec 2021 12:51 PM


Omicron risk remains 'very high', says WHO

The WHO noted that the rapid growth rate is likely to be a combination of both immune evasion and intrinsic increased transmissibility

29 Dec 2021 10:54 AM

India reports 422 new cases of Omicron, Maharashtra's numbers highest

6,987 more people tested positive for COVID-19 in a day, 162 new fatalities recorded

26 Dec 2021 10:23 AM

Amid Omicron scare, Centre to deploy multi-disciplinary teams in 10 states

These teams will be stationed in the states for three to five days and will work along with the State Health Authorities

25 Dec 2021 1:26 PM

COVID update: India's Omicron tally rises to 415

The daily rise in new coronavirus cases has been recorded below 15,000 for the last 58 days now

25 Dec 2021 12:49 PM

Shobhaa De | 2021 was better than 2020! Will 2022 sizzle & crackle?

Europe shuts down, New Year’s parties are cancelled across the globe, we in India are less despondent and generally optimistic about 2022

25 Dec 2021 2:40 AM


India records 122 new cases of Omicron, highest so far; tally stand at 358

The 358 Omicron Covid variant cases have been detected across 17 states and union territories so far

24 Dec 2021 10:25 AM

Omicron likely to be dominant strain globally in 2022: Singapore experts

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for the world to pull together to end the COVID-19 pandemic next year

24 Dec 2021 10:09 AM

Fight against Covid is not over yet, says PM

Modi directed the officials to work with the state authorities on a regular basis

24 Dec 2021 12:03 AM

Omicron less likely to put you in the hospital, studies say

The findings have not yet been reviewed by other experts, the gold standard in scientific research

23 Dec 2021 2:25 PM

South Korea marks deadliest day of pandemic as omicron looms

The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency said a record 109 people died in the last 24-hour period

23 Dec 2021 11:54 AM