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Cases of Omicron variant already detected in India

Two cases of the Omicron variant have already been detected in India. In this situation, testing and tracing is being carried out extensively. Watch this report for more.

Dec 04, 2021, 15:32 PM IST

COVID infected Kamal Haasan returns from hospital, says 'I'm fine'!

Kamal Haasan, who had been undergoing treatment for COVID-19, also thanked the nursing staff of the hospital and his daughters Shruti Haasan and Akshara Haasan. 

Dec 04, 2021, 14:00 PM IST

Omicron Fact Check: Did a film on COVID-19 variant release in 1963? Find out here

The Omicron strain, first detected in South Africa, has been classified as a 'variant of concern' by the World Health Organization (WHO).

Dec 04, 2021, 12:28 PM IST

Health Secretary writes letter to states, asks govts to increase testing & tracing

The Health Secretary has written a letter to states advising the states to observe returnees from countries that are 'at risk.' The Secretary had asked states to increase testing and tracing.

Dec 03, 2021, 14:54 PM IST

Returnees from South Africa test positive for Coronavirus

Four members of a family who returned from South Africa have been tested positive for Coronavirus in Jaipur. 5 people who came in contact with them have also been found positive for COVID.

Dec 03, 2021, 14:20 PM IST

Four returnees from South Africa test positive for Coronavirus

Four members of a family who returned from South Africa have been tested positive for Coronavirus in Jaipur. 5 people who came in contact with them have also been found positive for COVID.

Dec 03, 2021, 11:30 AM IST

Lok Sabha holds discussion on Omicron variant

Discussion on the Omicron variant was held in the Lok Sabha on Thursday. During the discussion, while opposition MPs accused the government of negligence in dealing with the epidemic, BJP MPs fiercely defended Prime Minister Narendra Modi for handling the epidemic and vaccination.

Dec 03, 2021, 09:34 AM IST

Two Omicron cases found in India

Two cases of the new Omicron variant of coronavirus have been detected in Karnataka, the Union government announced on December 2.

Dec 02, 2021, 17:40 PM IST

Mumbai Police uses Ranveer Singh's '83' dialogue for COVID-19 protocols

The Mumbai Police handle took dialogue from Ranveer's upcoming movie '83'. The movie, based on the life and world cup journey of former India captain Kapil Dev.

Dec 02, 2021, 11:02 AM IST

Noida alert! Section 144 extended till December 31, here's what you should know

On October 31, Section 144 was clamped and restrictions were imposed due to the fear of Covid spread during the festival season.

Dec 02, 2021, 08:27 AM IST

Govt issues new guidelines to combat threat of Omicron variant

The govt has issued new guidelines regarding Omicron variant. The govt has asked states to speeden up the testing process.

Dec 01, 2021, 09:46 AM IST

Omicron: Latest images reveal shocking info. Here's everything you should know

A new Covid variant is wreaking havoc across the world. Omicron has been dubbed as the ‘most concerning’ since the delta variant by WHO. The latest study has revealed that Omicron is better at mutating than all previous Covid variants.

Nov 30, 2021, 18:04 PM IST

Maharashtra's hunt to find people arrived from 'high risk' countries continues

In Maharashtra, hunt is on to find those who have come from those countries where cases of the new variant have been found. Mumbai's Mayor Kishori Pednekar also reached the airport of Mumbai. She inspected the processes in place to detect COVID at the airport.

Nov 30, 2021, 14:00 PM IST

Del CM Arvind Kejriwal to conduct meeting on COVID variant scare

As the new COVID-19 variant Omicron raises concern globally, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will hold a meeting to review the preparedness to deal with Omicron and a possible third wave.

Nov 30, 2021, 10:56 AM IST

Mumbai's cabinet holds meeting on Omicron variant

India is on high alert over new variant of COVID. In Mumbai, the state cabinet has held a meeting over this new variant. Minister of Mumbai, Aditya Thackeray also held a meeting with BMC commissioner.

Nov 30, 2021, 10:54 AM IST

Carelessness by authorities at ESI hospital, Bengaluru

Two people lost lives due to Coronavirus in Bengaluru. Their relatives later found that the last rites of the duo who died due to COVID were not done. Watch the report for more.

Nov 30, 2021, 09:26 AM IST

Zee Top 10: Major news stories of the day

In this section, you will find the top news stories of the day. Segment Zee Top 10 is a part of Zee News important news bulletins in which we cover all the important news.

Nov 30, 2021, 08:04 AM IST

COVID-19: First image of Omicron variant released

A group of Italian researchers at Bambino Gesu hospital in Rome, have produced and published the first image of the new Covid-19 Omicron variant.

Nov 29, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

Omicron virus: What is India doing to tackle new deadly virus?

The discovery of a new coronavirus variant named Omicron has triggered global alarm. According to WHO, this variant has a large number of mutation and may spread more quickly than other forms. Prime Minister Narendra Modi termed the discovery of Omicron as a matter of concern.

Nov 29, 2021, 15:18 PM IST

Schools in Delhi reopen amid COVID scare

After remaining closed due to air pollution, schools in Delhi will reopen today, for all classes, deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia announced. Schools will reopen in Maharashtra as well.

Nov 29, 2021, 12:32 PM IST