Modi also stated that 25 percent of work-related to COVID-19 vaccination with states will now be handled by the Centre. The arrangement will be implemented in the coming two weeks
Coronavirus News Updates: Passengers who have transited through India in the last 14 days will not be accepted to travel from any other point to the UAE, said an Emirates statement
COVID-19 updates: Haryana, Odisha, Telangana extend lockdown: India logs lowest case rise in 46 days
Uddhav Thackeray said that some districts, where cases are rising at a faster pace, will see additional restrictions, and those where positivity rate is less than 10 percent - like Mumbai - will get some relaxations
COVID-19 vaccination: Over 21 crore people inoculated till now, says Centre; only 1.8 crore in 18-44 age group
The health ministry said more than 14.15 lakh people in the age group of 18-44 years received their first dose and 9,075 received their second dose of COVID-19 vaccine on Saturday
Coronavirus Live News Updates: Maharashtra adds 20,295 new COVID-19 cases, 443 deaths; recovery rate at 93.4%
Coronavirus Live News Updates: With the recuperation of 31,964 more patients in a day, the total number of discharges neared 54 lakh. Of the total infections, there are 2.76 lakh active cases
India reports 1.86 lakh new COVID-19 cases, lowest daily spike in 44 days; positivity rate down at 9%
Around 20.70 lakh COVID-19 samples were tested in the country on 27 May, which is over 87,000 fewer tests conducted as compared to Wednesday
Coronavirus News Updates: However, the state government has decided to provide a few relaxations like opening of all shops and other establishments from Monday to Friday for five hours from 9 am to 2 pm
COVID updates: Second wave on downswing, but numbers still high, says Centre; MHA extends guidelines till 30 June
Globally, COVID-19 deaths crossed 35 lakh on Thursday with the US being the worst-affected country with 5,91,957 deaths, followed by Brazil with 4,54,429 and India with 3,15,235 deaths
Coronavirus News Updates: Centre approves Rs 5 lakh assistance for families of 67 journalists who died of COVID-19 this year
Coronavirus News Updates: The Journalist Welfare Scheme (JWS) committee, which has been setup for this, would meet every week to expedite applications for financial assistance
These guidelines are categorised on the basis of severity of the infection: mild and asymptomatic, moderate and severe.
Ferocious second wave tests nerves as Assam's medical fraternity continue with COVID-19 duty without leaves, extra allowance
Rural areas in Assam, especially areas such as the tea gardens and the chars are already bearing the brunt of poor health infrastructure
COVID-19: Centre should rise to the occasion and take control of situation, not abandon states in dire straits
COVID-19 has overturned every aspect of modern life and set new priorities or rather just one priority – itself
Coronavirus News updates: Modi to interact with field officials from districts in 10 states and UTs tomorrow
Coronavirus News live updates: The officials will share best practices, suggestions and recommendations for continuing the COVID-19 fight, especially in semi-urban and rural areas, the PMO said
COVID-19 vaccine shortages hit Kashmir Valley but inoculation drive on track in BJP-dominated plains
In Kashmir, the supplies are now running dry at nearly all the health centres in the last few days and none got vaccinated in most of the districts including the capital Srinagar
Coronavirus News Updates: Karnataka announces 15-day lockdown from 10 May; 'corona curfew unsuccessful', says CM
Coronavirus in India Latest News LIVE Updates: All cinema halls, shopping malls, gymnasiums, sports complexes, stadiums, playgrounds, swimming pools, parks, entertainment parks, clubs, theatres, bars and auditoriums, assembly halls and similar places shall remain closed
Coronavirus News Updates: Given people's mandate twice, concerned about their suffering: Modi govt tells SC
Coronavirus News Updates: The government rebutted the Delhi government’s accusation that oxygen allocation is being done arbitrarily. The apex court was told that the AAP government has made it a “Centre versus Delhi fight”
Queues for oxygen, beds and funerals, thanks to Modi govt, says Rahul Gandhi as COVID-19 engulfs India
The Congress leader accused Central Government of misreading and mishandling the COVID-19 situation in India and alleged that all early warning signs were ignored, including from scientists
"Rajasthan Royals is pleased to announce a contribution of INR 7.5 Crores (over USD 1 million) towards COVID Relief to help with immediate support to people in India impacted by the surge of COVID-19 virus," the franchise said in a statement.
Currently, people aged above 45 years are eligible for COVID-19 vaccination in India.
Focusing on the supply of essential items to people during the Covid 19 lockdown, the author and his team went across four districts in Kerala to ask people about the relief kits. One of the main aspects was the everyday supply of food kits by the CPI (M) that may become an election factor.