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Centre suggests imposing night curfew in Kerala, Maharashtra amid rise in COVID cases

While taking stock of the OCIVD-19 situation in the country and the rise in cases in Maharashtra and Kerala, Union Home Secretary suggested considering night curfews in areas with high COVID-19 cases.

Aug 27, 2021, 12:55 PM IST

India: Dispute over the date of arrival of the third wave of COVID-19

A committee of experts constituted under the National Institute of Disaster Management (NIDM) has warned of a possible third wave of COVID-19, which may reach its peak around October in India. But, on the basis of recovery rate, positivity rate, and active case few experts claimed that it will take more time for the third wave to arrive.

Aug 25, 2021, 12:22 PM IST

Indian Govt: COVID-19 R-Value more than 1 in 8 States and UTs, Coronavirus spreading rapidly here

The Indian government on Tuesday said that the R-value is greater than 1 in eight states and union territories of the country. The R-value actually indicates the speed at which the COVID-19 pandemic is spreading. Corona is spreading rapidly in eight states and union territories including Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

Aug 04, 2021, 09:24 AM IST

Special discussion: Why the uproar over Muharram COVID guidelines?

In the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the Uttar Pradesh Police has said that religious processions will not be allowed during Muharram in the state this year. Meanwhile, Shia clerics are upset over the Muharram guidelines issued by the UP Police and will hold several meetings on Monday to decide their future course of action.

Aug 02, 2021, 11:56 AM IST

Health Ministry: COVID-19 cases surge again in some states, second wave is not over yet

Expressing concern over the resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic in the country, the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that the slowdown in the decline in COVID-19 cases is a "cause for concern". It has not appealed to the people. People have also been appealed not to be lax in following COVID-appropriate behavior, as re-infection of the coronavirus could be "problematic" for them.

Jul 28, 2021, 08:58 AM IST

International Yoga Day 2021: Yoga is a very effective weapon against COVID-19

The whole world is struggling with COVID-19, but yoga has played a very important role in this entire struggle. Especially in India, yoga has emerged as an important weapon in the war against Coronavirus.

Jun 21, 2021, 11:08 AM IST

Brazil nears grim half a million COVID-19-death mark, second worst-hit nation after US

Brazil`s death toll from COVID-19 is expected to pass 500,000 on Saturday as experts warn that the world`s second-deadliest outbreak may worsen due to delayed vaccinations and the government`s refusal to back social distancing measures.

Jun 19, 2021, 22:52 PM IST

With average 600 deaths per day, US records lowest fatality rate in 10 months

COVID-19 deaths in the US have tumbled to an average of around 600 per day 'the lowest level in 10 months' with the number of lives lost dropping to single digits in well over half the states and hitting zero on some days.

May 12, 2021, 22:55 PM IST

CM Arvind Kejriwal: Cases of Coronavirus infection are decreasing in Delhi

Amid the second huge wave of Coronavirus and lack of COVID vaccine, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday called for a vaccine production on a war footing and asked the central government to team up with other domestic vaccine manufacturing companies to make Covaxin and Covishield can be produced at a rapid pace.

May 11, 2021, 13:28 PM IST

Delhi CM Kejriwal calls high-level meeting in the evening regarding the Corona situation

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will hold a high-level meeting on the current COVID-19 situation in the national capital on Friday. Among those present will be Deputy CM Manish Sisodia and State Health Minister Satyendra Jain.

May 07, 2021, 14:30 PM IST

Delhi Police delivers 12 Oxygen Cylinder at IBS Hospital, 37 lives were in danger

There was news of complete depletion of oxygen at IBS Hospital in Delhi. At present, 37 patients are on oxygen assistance in this hospital, whose life was in danger. However, Delhi Police arrived with 12 oxygen cylinders to save their lives.

May 03, 2021, 15:00 PM IST

Delhi: Oxygen deplets at IBS Hospital, lives of 37 patients at stake

There is news of complete depletion of oxygen at IBS Hospital in Delhi. At this time, 37 patients are on oxygen support in this hospital, which poses a threat to their lives.

May 03, 2021, 14:28 PM IST

Delhi: Govt Hospitals also start COVID-19 vaccination campaign

The third and largest phase of vaccination is scheduled to begin in Delhi on Monday. People aged 18–45 will be vaccinated against the corona virus. About 90 lakh people in this category will be eligible for the vaccine.

May 03, 2021, 10:48 AM IST

Delhi: 407 people die in last 24 hours, COVID-19 Vaccination for 18+ age group to kick off

COVID infection cases are setting new records every day. In the last twenty four hours, there have been 20,394 fresh cases of infection in Delhi. At the same time, 407 people died. Delhi govt is set to vaccinate people in between the age group of 18-45 years.

May 03, 2021, 08:28 AM IST

Watch: Health Ministry briefs media on the latest state of COVID-19 infection in India

Health Ministry briefed media on the latest state of COVID-19 infection in India. The Union Health Ministry said that over 386,829 people tested positive for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking cumulative cases to 1,87,62,976.

Apr 30, 2021, 17:02 PM IST

COVID-19: Helplessness of families outside LNJP hospital will make you cry

In the midst of the Corona crisis, the family members of patients outside LNJP Hospital in Delhi are in a bad condition. They complain that patients are not being taken care of properly.

Apr 26, 2021, 13:48 PM IST

Corona Warriors fighting every moment to save the lives of others

The infection of coronavirus in the country is continuously increasing, new cases have been reported everyday. In the midst of all this, there are some heroes who have helped people in difficult times without worrying about themselves and their families.

Apr 19, 2021, 09:36 AM IST

Know how yoga is playing a big role in defeating Coronavirus?

The way Coronavirus cases are increasing every day, India is also facing Coronavirus in full capacity amid increasing cases. In such a situation, yoga is playing a big role in defeating Coronavirus.

Apr 18, 2021, 14:44 PM IST

COVID-19: How to increase immunity in the Corona era?

The number of corona patients in the country has been steadily increasing. In such a situation, it is our responsibility to strengthen immunity, know how immunity will be strengthened in the time of Pandemic.

Apr 17, 2021, 12:48 PM IST

Taal Thok Ke Special Edition: What to do if children get infected with coronavirus?

Taal Thok Ke: This is a special segment of Taal Thok Ke in which we bring you a panel discussion on concurrent issues. In today's episode of 'Taal Thok Ke' we will discuss- What to do if children get infected with coronavirus?

Apr 16, 2021, 21:50 PM IST