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Coronavirus News Updates: Bharat Biotech says Bhopal volunteer who died 10 days after trial jab was 'healthy' in follow-ups
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Coronavirus News Updates: Bharat Biotech says Bhopal volunteer who died 10 days after trial jab was 'healthy' in follow-ups

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: A 42-year-old volunteer from Bhopal died nearly ten days after he participated in the clinical trial for Covaxin; poisoning is suspected but officials said that the exact cause of the death will be known after viscera test

Coronavirus News Updates: UK approves Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine, pre-orders 7 mn doses
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Coronavirus News Updates: UK approves Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine, pre-orders 7 mn doses

Coronavirus News LIVE Updates: In trials with more than 30,000, the Moderna vaccine offered nearly 95 percent protection from severe COVID-19

Coronavirus News Updates: Three more in Maharashtra test positive for UK COVID-19 strain, state's tally now 11
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Coronavirus News Updates: Three more in Maharashtra test positive for UK COVID-19 strain, state's tally now 11

Coronavirus News Updates: A state health official said the three new patients are from Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation area near Pune city. All 11 patients are asymptomatic, he added

Coronavirus News Updates: Delhi's tally of patients with new COVID-19 strain rises to 9; no UK variant in Mizoram, says health minister
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Coronavirus News Updates: Delhi's tally of patients with new COVID-19 strain rises to 9; no UK variant in Mizoram, says health minister

Coronavirus News Updates: Mizoram health minister Dr R Lalthangliana said seven state residents have so far returned from the United Kingdom and all of them tested negative for the mutant coronavirus as well as COVID-19

Coronavirus News Updates: Centre should bear cost of COVID-19 vaccine for the poor, says Rajesh Tope
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Coronavirus News Updates: Centre should bear cost of COVID-19 vaccine for the poor, says Rajesh Tope

Coronavirus News Updates: The Maharashtra health minister said two doses (of a COVID-19 vaccine) will cost Rs 500 and the state government will take "appropriate" steps if the Centre doesn't take steps regarding its expectation

All Indian vaccines being developed for storage at 2-8 degree Celsius, says DBT Secy
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All Indian vaccines being developed for storage at 2-8 degree Celsius, says DBT Secy

Unlike the Pfizer and Moderna which requires a minus 70 degree Celsius (cold) chain, most Indian vaccine candidates have been designed to work at storage temperatures of 2-8 degrees Celsius due to logistical issues

Ready for COVID vaccine roll-out by 13 January, no ban on export, says health ministry; key takeaways
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Ready for COVID vaccine roll-out by 13 January, no ban on export, says health ministry; key takeaways

The government also said that thus far the UK strain of the coronavirus has been detected in 71 people, but that there is no untoward cluster of the new strain

Coronavirus News Updates: Eight UK returnees in Maharashtra infected with new COVID-19 strain, says Rajesh Tope
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Coronavirus News Updates: Eight UK returnees in Maharashtra infected with new COVID-19 strain, says Rajesh Tope

Coronavirus News Updates: Of the eight, five are from Mumbai and one each from Pune, Thane and Mira Bhayandar. The contact tracing of these patients is going on, the state health minister said

Coronavirus News Updates: Travellers who arrived in Nagaland after 20 Dec to undergo COVID-19 test, says state govt
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Coronavirus News Updates: Travellers who arrived in Nagaland after 20 Dec to undergo COVID-19 test, says state govt

Coronavirus News Updates: Nagaland recorded 14 new cases on Monday, taking its caseload to 11,911. The govt is implementing measures to prevent the spread of new COVID-19 strain that has been detected in the UK

Pfizer-BioNtech's COVID-19 vaccine bodes well for UK, but offers little relief to poorer countries
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Pfizer-BioNtech's COVID-19 vaccine bodes well for UK, but offers little relief to poorer countries

The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine must be transported at South Pole-like temperatures, a requirement that is already dictating who will be vaccinated in the UK

Kerala clocks highest cases in day, Delhi reports third wave; serosurvey shows nearly 2 cr infected in Karnataka
India

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

India's COVID-19 count rises to 41,13,811 with 90,632 new cases; metro services to resume in Delhi, Bengaluru
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India's COVID-19 count rises to 41,13,811 with 90,632 new cases; metro services to resume in Delhi, Bengaluru

There are 8,62,320 active cases of COVID-19 in the country accounting for only 20.96 percent of the total caseload, the health ministry highlighted.

Coronavirus Updates: China authorises emergency use of COVID-19 vaccines developed by Chinese companies
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Coronavirus Updates: China authorises emergency use of COVID-19 vaccines developed by Chinese companies

Coronavirus Updates: An emergency use authorisation allows unapproved vaccine candidates to be used in high-risk groups for a limited period

Coronavirus Updates: Health ministry secretary Lav Agarwal tests COVID-19 positive, to observe home isolation
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Coronavirus Updates: Health ministry secretary Lav Agarwal tests COVID-19 positive, to observe home isolation

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: Reports said that Agarwal is asymptomatic and had met with Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan and the NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Thursday.

Coronavirus Updates: Assam reports 1,123 new cases in 24 hrs; positivity rate at 4.58%, says health minister
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Coronavirus Updates: Assam reports 1,123 new cases in 24 hrs; positivity rate at 4.58%, says health minister

Coronavirus Updates: Assam has 18,098 active COVID-19 cases at present while 145 persons have succumbed to the infection, said state health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma

Despite Delhi govt capping COVID-19 treatment prices, complaints of private hospitals overcharging persist
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Despite Delhi govt capping COVID-19 treatment prices, complaints of private hospitals overcharging persist

The authorities, for their part seem reluctant to fix the flaws in the government order or take the violators to task despite repeated interventions from civil society organisations.

Union minister Kailash Chaudhary tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to hospital in Jodhpur
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Union minister Kailash Chaudhary tests positive for COVID-19, admitted to hospital in Jodhpur

The BJP leader said that said he had slight difficulty in breathing along with fever and requested those who came into contact with him to get themselves tested

Coronavirus Updates: 11,514 new COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra today; tally rises to 4,79,779
India

Coronavirus Updates: 11,514 new COVID-19 cases in Maharashtra today; tally rises to 4,79,779

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: The Maharashtra health department said that 11,514 COVID-19 cases and 316 deaths were reported in the state on Thursday. Total number of cases in the state is now at 4,79,779, including 1,46,305 active cases, 3,16,375 recovered and 16,792 deaths.

Centre releases COVID-19 funds to 22 states, UTs as tally nears 20 lakh; Kuwait approves repatriation flights to India
India

Centre releases COVID-19 funds to 22 states, UTs as tally nears 20 lakh; Kuwait approves repatriation flights to India

Thursday was the eighth consecutive day when daily COVID-19 cases increased by more than 50,000, and fourth consecutive day India reported more cases than the US, the worst hit country in the world.

Doomscrolling during COVID-19 can leave you anxious; try these methods cut usage of phone, tablet
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Doomscrolling during COVID-19 can leave you anxious; try these methods cut usage of phone, tablet

Doomscrolling is the habit of scrolling non-stop to consume information on dangers around you, such as, currently, the COVID-19 pandemic