Tag: COVID-19

This wave is almost four times the size of first, says UNICEF on deadly COVID-19 surge in India

New Delhi: The UNICEF on Friday (May 7, 2021) expressed that it is very concerned about the deadly daily surge in new COVID-19 cases in India and said that this wave is almost four times the size of the first wave. The UNICEF’s statement came on a day when India witnessed over 4 lakh new […]

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IPL 2021: THIS KKR and New Zealand batsman tests positive for COVID-19, stranded in India

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) batsman Tim Seifert has tested positive for Covid-19 and is not travelling with New Zealand’s IPL players back home, a statement from the country’s cricket board said on Saturday. The opening batsman, currently in Ahmedabad, will be flown to Chennai where he will undergo treatment in the same hospital where Australian […]

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Delhi Police recovers over 100 oxygen concentrators from two upscale restaurants in Khan Market

New Delhi: The Delhi Police on Friday (May 7, 2021) recovered 105 oxygen concentrators during raids at two upscale restaurants and arrested four people. Ninety-six oxygen concentrators were recovered from popular restaurant Khan Chacha and nine from Town Hall restaurant, both situated in the Khan Market area, the police said. This comes a day after […]

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Rohit Shetty donates a significant amount to a COVID care facility, reveals Manjinder Singh Sirsa : Bollywood News – Bollywood Hungama

As India continues to battle the adverse effects of the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, several celebrities and influencers came forward to donate and amplify SOS requests. Filmmaker Rohit Shetty has once again done his bit in extending help to those in need. While the director himself has not revealed anything about his contribution, Manjinder […]

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India, European Union to re-launch trade talks at virtual summit today

BRUSSELS: The European Union and India will agree to revive stalled free-trade negotiations at a virtual summit on Saturday (May 8, 2021) while also seeking closer cooperation to combat climate change, as concerns about China bring Brussels and New Delhi closer. Partly overshadowed by the COVID-19 crisis in India, the summit will gather Indian Prime […]

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Govt Nod to Jab Sessions at Workplaces; After Hyderabad, 2 Lionesses Test Positive for Covid in Etawah

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: The Centre has approved holding of Covid-19 vaccination sessions at public and private workplaces that have at least 100 eligible and willing beneficiaries by tagging these workplaces with an existing Covid Vaccination Centre. The announcement came on the sidelines of a vaccination drive organised by the Press Information Bureau where a […]

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Manipur imposes total curfew in 7 districts from May 8, state reports 600 fresh COVID-19 cases in 24 hrs

Imphal: Manipur government on Friday (May 6) decided to impose 24-hour curfew in seven districts for nine days starting Saturday to check spread of the virus. The curfew will be in force in those districts from May 8 till May 17. For rest of the state, night curfew from 7 pm to 5 am shall […]

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WHO approves China’s Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use

Beijing/Geneva: In a big relief for China, the WHO on Friday finally granted the conditional approval to its Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use, a move that could help Beijing step up its vaccine diplomacy amid the surge in coronavirus vaccines in several countries. China has approved about five of its vaccines for emergency use […]

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Delhi oxygen situation improving, says Arvind Kejriwal at high-level COVID-19 review meet

New Delhi: Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday (may 6) directed the officials to ensure that following the improvement in the situation of oxygen in Delhi, there should be no death because of the shortage of oxygen in the national capital. During a high-level meeting on the current situation of COVID-19 in Delhi, Chief Minister […]

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