Tag: COVID-19

Singapore witnesses ‘unusual surge’ in COVID-19 infections, records 10 new deaths

SINGAPORE: Singapore`s health ministry said it is looking into an “unusual surge” in infections after the city-state reported 5,324 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, the most since the beginning of the pandemic. Singapore also recorded 10 new deaths from the disease on Wednesday, taking the toll to 349. “The infection numbers are unusually high […]

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ओमान में मिली भारत निर्मित कोवैक्सीन की खुराक को बिना आइसोलशन यात्रा करने की मंजूरी

Oman approves Covaxin: भारत के हैदराबाद स्थित भारत बायोटेक की ओर से विकसित स्वदेशी Covid-19 वैक्सीन कोवैक्सिन को ओमान में मान्यता मिल गई है. इसके चलते अब कोवैक्सिन की खुराक लेने वाले यात्रियों को ओमान में आइसोलेशन से नहीं गुजरना होगा. दरअसल बुधवार को ओमान सल्तनत की सरकार ने भारत में निर्मित कोवैक्सिन को बिना […]

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COVID-19 Alert: Kerala logs 9,445 new cases, 622 deaths in 24 hours

Thiruvananthapuram: In an uptick in daily fresh infections, Kerala on Wednesday recorded 9,445 new coronavirus cases and 622 related deaths which raised the caseload to 49,29,397 and toll to 29,977. The state had registered 7,163 fresh infections yesterday. Of the 622 deaths, 93 were reported in the last few days, 330 were those which were […]

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Covid 19 third wave? Europe sees sharp increase in infection cases and deaths

Geneva: Europe stood out as the only major region worldwide to report an increase in both coronavirus cases and deaths over the last week, with double-digit percentage increases in each, the United Nations’ health agency said on Wednesday. The World Health Organisation said that cases in its 53-country European region, which stretches as far east […]

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Chhath Puja allowed at designated spots, all schools to reopen from November 1: Delhi govt

New Delhi: The Delhi government on Wednesday took a big decision by allowing the Chhath Puja celebrations in the national capital following strict Covid-19 protocols. The Delhi government, however, said that the Chhath Puja celebrations will only be allowed at the designated spots only. The announcement in this regard was made by Deputy Chief Minister […]

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WHO seeks ‘additional clarifications’ from Bharat Biotech for Covaxin’s emergency use approval

Geneva: The World Health Organisation’s technical advisory group on Tuesday sought “additional clarifications” from Bharat Biotech for its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin to conduct a final ‘risk-benefit assessment’ for Emergency Use Listing of the vaccine. The technical advisory group will now meet on November 3 for a final assessment. Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, which has developed Covaxin, […]

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UP govt withdraws 3 lakh cases related to violation COVID-19 guidelines

New Delhi: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday (October 26) withdrew about three lakh cases related to violation of COVID-19 guidelines in the state. A statement from the Principal Secretary of the UP government noted that several COVID-related restrictions were implanted in accordance with various orders issued by the Centre and the state at different […]

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Covid Cases Spike Post Festivities in Bengal, Kolkata Police Keeps Vigil Eye on Violators

As Coronavirus cases continue to surge in West Bengal, police have ramped up their vigil to look out for the violators of Covid protocols. Teams of Kolkata Police have been deployed across the city to ensure people wear masks in the public and abide by social distancing norms in the market areas. Kolkata’s New Market […]

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