Eleven UK arrivals in Delhi found COVID-19 positive, health secy reviews status; Karnataka announces night curfew
The government had on Monday directed that all passengers coming from the UK on arrival at Indian airports should be tested main concerns over coronavirus strain spreading in Britain
India on Saturday crossed the grim milestone of 1 crore COVID-19 cases, 323 days after the first case of the disease was reported in the country
Official data showed that the total confirmed cases mounted to 1,00,04,599, and the toll to 1,45,136, with the virus claiming 347 more lives in a span of 24 hours
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The COVID-19 active caseload remained below 4 lakh for the second consecutive day, while the toll rose to 1,40,958 with 385 new fatalities
There are currently 4,03,248 active coronavirus infections in the country which comprises 4.18 percent of the total caseload
Airlines can operate at 80% of pre-COVID capacity, says Centre; no night curfew in Delhi, AAP tells HC
Amid a rise in COVID-19 cases in Delhi, the AAP government informed the Delhi High Court that no night curfew would be imposed in the national capital, or parts of it, for now.
Never spoke of vaccinating entire country, says Centre; initial findings of Chennai case did not necessitate trial stoppage: ICMR
Meanwhile, Dr Reddy's Laboratories Ltd announced the commencement of adaptive phase 2/3 clinical trials for Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik V in India
The virtual meeting is being held at a time when the Centre is contemplating merging the Winter session of Parliament with the Budget session due to the rise in COVID-19 cases in Delhi
SII rejects Covishield volunteer's allegations; PM to interact with 3 teams making COVID vaccine today
A 40-year-old man who took part in the 'Covishield' vaccine trial in Chennai has alleged serious side effects, including a virtual neurological breakdown and impairment of cognitive functions and has sought compensation of Rs 5 crore
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COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin phase-3 trial starts at AIIMS-Delhi; actively considering night curfew, AAP govt tells HC
With 44,489 more testing positive in a day, India's coronavirus caseload on Thursday increased to 92,66,705 while the toll mounted to 1,35,223 with 524 new fatalities, said the Union health ministry.
As race to COVID-19 vaccine heats up, a look at major jabs, development and clinical trials underway
According to WHO, there are 48 COVID-19 vaccine candidates are undergoing clinical evaluation, of which eleven are at late-stage trials, whereas, 164 candidate vaccines are in preclinical evaluation
Centre issues COVID-19 'Surveillance, Containment and Caution' guidelines for Dec; cases climb past 92 lakh
As per the new guidelines, states and UTs can impose local restrictions like night curfews but will have to consult the Centre before imposing lockdown in areas outside containment zones.
Local curbs allowed, but no lockdown outside containment zones without consulting Centre: MHA guidelines
The home ministry set out the rules in the guidelines for "Surveillance, Containment and Caution", which will take effect from 1 December to 31 December
Prepare cold storage for COVID-19 vaccine, PM tells states; SC seeks response on uniform test rates plea
Modi made the remarks during a virtual meeting with states and UTs to discuss modalities of vaccine distribution strategy and review COVID-19 response, especially in eight states reporting a surge
COVID-19 vaccine to reach 30 cr by July-Aug, says Harsh Vardhan; healthcare workers, people above 65 yrs priority
Stating that everything is being decided by experts with a scientific point of view, the Union health minister expressed confidence that the COVID-19 vaccine will be ready in the next three to four months
Delhi's COVID cases continue to spike, SII completes phase-3 enrollment; country's tally at 86.83 lakh
The health ministry highlighted that 78 percent of the new cases were from 10 states and Union Territories (UTs) with Delhi continuing to register the highest single-day infections
Day after Pfizer's announcement, health ministry says in talks with all COVID-19 vaccine manufacturers
Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE on Monday had said their vaccine candidate was found to be more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19.
Kerala clocks highest cases in day, Delhi reports third wave; serosurvey shows nearly 2 cr infected in Karnataka
The number of active COVID-19 cases in India remained below six lakh for the sixth consecutive day due to a sustained fall in the mortality rate and a large number of patients recuperating from the disease daily, the health ministry said