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PM Modi to hold meeting on COVID-19 situation on Thursday

Delhi, which has recorded 57 Omicron cases so far, has banned all gatherings to celebrate Christmas and New Year

23 Dec 2021 1:01 AM

When will government provide COVID-19 vaccine booster shots: Rahul Gandhi

Sharing data about vaccinations, Gandhi there is a daily shortfall of 55.3 million doses

22 Dec 2021 12:58 PM

Two omicron cases detected in Odisha

Both of them have travel history to foreign nations - Nigeria and Qatar, respectively

21 Dec 2021 2:11 PM

34 new Omicron cases reported in LNJP Hospital: Delhi Health Minister

Earlier in the day, the Health Ministry had said that India has a total of 200 cases of Omicron

21 Dec 2021 12:44 PM

US reports first Omicron-related death

County Judge Lina Hidalgo announced the death on Monday, saying the man was in his 50s

21 Dec 2021 9:58 AM


India records 6,563 new Covid cases, active caseload lowest in 572 days

The death toll climbed to 4,77,554 with 132 fresh fatalities

20 Dec 2021 10:10 AM

UK researchers developing new COVID-19 vaccines

The research project will boost the UK's and the world's ability to rapidly develop new vaccines

20 Dec 2021 9:53 AM

India's Omicron count rises to 145

India's first two cases of the this heavily mutated version of the coronavirus were detected in Karnataka on December 2

19 Dec 2021 3:55 PM

India records 7,081 new Covid cases in a day, 264 fatalities

Kerala has been reconciling Covid deaths for the past few days so the death tally of the state is high

19 Dec 2021 10:24 AM

Traders brace for third wave as Omicron cases rise in Delhi

On Tuesday, the minister said that the Omicron variant had not spread in the community so far and the situation was under control

18 Dec 2021 4:49 PM


South Africa hospitalization rate falls 91% in Omicron wave

Only 1.7% of identified Covid-19 infections in the second week of the fourth wave of infections were admitted to the hospital

17 Dec 2021 2:01 PM

Delhi logs 10 new cases of Omicron, total reaches 20: Jain

The minister said 10 out of the 40 samples sent for genome sequencing tested positive for the new variant

17 Dec 2021 12:58 PM

India records 7,447 fresh Covid cases, decline of 830 cases in past 24 hours

The death toll climbed to 4,76,869 with 391 fresh fatalities

17 Dec 2021 10:29 AM

Omicron infects 70 times faster but is less severe, study says

The supercharged speed of omicron’s spread in the human bronchus was found 24 hours following infection

16 Dec 2021 10:15 AM

India adds 7,974 new Covid infections, 15 per cent higher than yesterday

The death toll climbed to 4,76,478 with 343 fresh fatalities

16 Dec 2021 10:08 AM


India records 6,984 new Covid infections, 247 fresh fatalities

A decline of 1,431 cases has been recorded in the active caseload in a span of 24 hours

15 Dec 2021 10:14 AM

2 doses of Covid vaccines induce lower antibody levels against Omicron: Oxford study

The researchers noted that these data are important but are only one part of the picture

14 Dec 2021 1:47 PM

4 more Omicron cases detected in Delhi: City health minister

The Omicron variant of the coronavirus has not spread in the community so far and the situation is under control, he added

14 Dec 2021 1:22 PM

Delhi's first patient of Omicron variant of COVID-19 discharged from hospital

The man, a resident of Ranchi, had travelled from Tanzania to Doha and from there, to Delhi

14 Dec 2021 12:03 PM

India records 5,784 fresh cases, recovery rate highest since March 2020

The death toll due to the viral disease has shot up to 4,75,888 with 252 more fatalities

14 Dec 2021 10:24 AM