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India logs 2.38 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 8.31% less than yesterday; Omicron tally at 8,891
India

India logs 2.38 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 8.31% less than yesterday; Omicron tally at 8,891

The active cases have increased to 17,36,628, the highest in 230 days, while the toll has climbed to 4,86,761 with 310 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated

Most of us will recover our mental health after lockdown, but some will find it harder to bounce back
Health

Most of us will recover our mental health after lockdown, but some will find it harder to bounce back

Adults noted COVID-19 restrictions and isolation measures led to loneliness, loss and disconnection. Participants experienced this isolation across their various social roles

India logs less than 20,000 new daily COVID-19 cases, lowest in 201 days; recovery rate at 97.8%
India

India logs less than 20,000 new daily COVID-19 cases, lowest in 201 days; recovery rate at 97.8%

This took the country's COVID-19 tally to 3,36,97,581, while the number of active cases declined to 2,92,206, the lowest in 192 days, according to the Union health ministry.

Bajrangi Bhaijaan actor Sunita Shirole seeks financial assistance after exhausting savings in lockdown
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Bajrangi Bhaijaan actor Sunita Shirole seeks financial assistance after exhausting savings in lockdown

Sunita Shirole said she is living at TV actor Nupur Alankar's house till she gets back on her feet.

Tamil Nadu lockdown extended till 19 July with more relaxations; check what's allowed & what's not
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Tamil Nadu lockdown extended till 19 July with more relaxations; check what's allowed & what's not

The state authorities have now allowed restaurants, tea shops, bakeries, roadside shops and snack shops to operate with 50 percent capacity till 9 pm

Tamil Nadu unlock: Gyms, textile and jewellery showrooms to reopen from today; check what’s allowed
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Tamil Nadu unlock: Gyms, textile and jewellery showrooms to reopen from today; check what’s allowed

Tamil Nadu lockdown rules latest: Bus services are already operational in Chennai and three nearby districts including Chengelpet in Tamil Nadu

COVID-19 updates: India records 70,421 new cases, lowest figure in 74 days
India

COVID-19 updates: India records 70,421 new cases, lowest figure in 74 days

The active cases count dropped to 9,73,158 which is 3.3 percent of the total infections, while national recovery stands at 95.43 percent

Jharkhand extends lockdown till 16 June, but eases curbs: What's allowed and what's not
India

Jharkhand extends lockdown till 16 June, but eases curbs: What's allowed and what's not

In East Singhbhum, which has been reporting the highest number of daily cases in the state, all shops except for clothes, shoes and cosmetics will be allowed to open from 6 am to 4 pm

Visa of foreigners stranded in India due to COVID-19 pandemic extended till 31 August, says MHA
India

Visa of foreigners stranded in India due to COVID-19 pandemic extended till 31 August, says MHA

The government said that these foreign nationals will not be required to submit an application to the concerned foreigners regional registration officer for the extension of their visas

Petrol, diesel sales fell 17% in last month as COVID-19 curbs stifle demand
India

Petrol, diesel sales fell 17% in last month as COVID-19 curbs stifle demand

Petrol sales fell to 1.79 million tonnes in May, the lowest in a year, according to preliminary data from state-owned fuel retailers

Himachal Pradesh COVID-19 curbs extended by one week; shops to open for five hours from 31 May
India

Himachal Pradesh COVID-19 curbs extended by one week; shops to open for five hours from 31 May

However, all educational institutions in the state will remain closed while public transport will remain suspended till futher orders

'He was not a minor': Chhattisgarh official slaps man for COVID-19 norm violation, video goes viral
India

'He was not a minor': Chhattisgarh official slaps man for COVID-19 norm violation, video goes viral

Ranbir Sharma, Collector of Chhattisgarh's Surjapur district, also apologised for his behaviour, saying his intention was not to disrespect or belittle the person in the video

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Maharashtra logs 34,031 new COVID-19 cases, 594 deaths; positivity rate at 17.15%
India

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Maharashtra logs 34,031 new COVID-19 cases, 594 deaths; positivity rate at 17.15%

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: The state's infection tally is now at 54,67,537, while the death of 594 patients pushed the toll to 84,371, the state health department said

COVID-19 news: Centre revamps vaccine advisory, says jabs for all by year-end; India sees 4,529 deaths in 24 hrs
India

COVID-19 news: Centre revamps vaccine advisory, says jabs for all by year-end; India sees 4,529 deaths in 24 hrs

These decisions were taken by the ministry based on the fresh recommendations by The National Expert Group on Vaccine Administration for COVID-19 (NEGVAC) and have also been communicated to the states and union territories, an official statement said.

Cyclone disrupts COVID response in western India, eastern states clamp curbs; total cases cross 2.5 cr
India

Cyclone disrupts COVID response in western India, eastern states clamp curbs; total cases cross 2.5 cr

Meanwhile, the silver lining for the day was that the single-day rise in coronavirus cases stood at 2.63 lakh, the lowest in 28 days, according to the Union health ministry data updated on Tuesday

Coronavirus News Updates: Bihar's COVID-19 toll jumps past 4,000 mark with highest single-day count of 111 deaths
India

Coronavirus News Updates: Bihar's COVID-19 toll jumps past 4,000 mark with highest single-day count of 111 deaths

Coronavirus News Updates: According to the health department, the state's toll has now reached 4039 and the districts reporting the highest number of fresh fatalities were Patna (14), West Champaran (10), Muzaffarpur (9) and Nalanda (7)

Film, television shoots put on hold in West Bengal due to strict 15-day lockdown in state
Entertainment

Film, television shoots put on hold in West Bengal due to strict 15-day lockdown in state

The filming of 36 serials, three web series and one film has been suspended till 30 May

COVID-19 situation 'stabilising', says Centre, but worrying stats pour in from Bengal, UP, Gujarat and MP
India

COVID-19 situation 'stabilising', says Centre, but worrying stats pour in from Bengal, UP, Gujarat and MP

Meanwhile, Randeep Guleria, director of AIIMS Hospital in Delhi warned that secondary infections like mucormycosis or "black fungus" were adding to India's mortality rate with states having reported more than 500 cases recently in COVID-19 patients with diabetes

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Cases of black fungus infection also detected in Kerala, says Pinarayi Vijayan
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Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Cases of black fungus infection also detected in Kerala, says Pinarayi Vijayan

Coronavirus Latest News LIVE Updates: 'The disease was reported before COVID also. State Medical Board is collecting samples for studies,' said Kerala CM Pinarayi Vijayan.

Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Goa hospital body count goes up by 13; 75 dead in just 4 days
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Coronavirus Latest News Updates: Goa hospital body count goes up by 13; 75 dead in just 4 days

Coronavirus India News Live Updates: Seventy-five patients have died at the Goa Medical College and Hospital - the state's biggest Covid facility - in the past four days, because of "logistic issues" in the supply of medical oxygen