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India logs 2,685 new COVID-19 cases, 33 deaths in a day; active infections rise to 16,308
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India logs 2,685 new COVID-19 cases, 33 deaths in a day; active infections rise to 16,308

The active coronavirus cases comprise 0.04 per cent of the total infections. The national COVID-19 recovery rate was recorded at 98.75 per cent, the ministry said.

India's active COVID-19 cases rise to 15,814 as country logs 2,710 new infections in 24 hrs
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India's active COVID-19 cases rise to 15,814 as country logs 2,710 new infections in 24 hrs

Meanwhile, the coronavirus death toll climbed to 5,24,539 with 14 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated

With rising COVID-19 cases in India, come mask mandates: The places that are asking people to cover up
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With rising COVID-19 cases in India, come mask mandates: The places that are asking people to cover up

After removing COVID curbs in early April, many states and Union territories have once again reintroduced mask mandates, seeing a rise in cases and the infection rate across the country

Is Kerala behind the rise in COVID-19 cases? Explaining how ‘skewed data’ led to a jump in infections
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Is Kerala behind the rise in COVID-19 cases? Explaining how ‘skewed data’ led to a jump in infections

The Centre sent a letter to Kerala government saying that their decision not to publish daily coronavirus figures and data has impacted national statistics like the rise in the total number of cases across India in 24 hours

COVID-19: India logs 1,247 cases in last 24 hrs, a 43% dip from yesterday; positivity rate at 0.34%
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COVID-19: India logs 1,247 cases in last 24 hrs, a 43% dip from yesterday; positivity rate at 0.34%

An increase of 318 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a span of 24 hours.

It's not over yet: Analysing the rise in India's COVID-19 cases
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It's not over yet: Analysing the rise in India's COVID-19 cases

Delhi, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh are seeing a rise in coronavirus infections. Experts believe the lifting of restrictions, coupled with emergence of new variants could be driving the caseload up. However, calling it a fourth wave is a 'stretch'

India logs 1,778 new COVID-19 cases, 62 deaths in last 24 hrs; recovery rate at 98.7%
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India logs 1,778 new COVID-19 cases, 62 deaths in last 24 hrs; recovery rate at 98.7%

A reduction of 826 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in the last 24 hours.

COVID-19: With 15,102 new cases, India’s active caseload falls to 1,64,522
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COVID-19: With 15,102 new cases, India’s active caseload falls to 1,64,522

The health ministry in its daily bulletin stated that the daily coronavirus infections have remained below one lakh for 17 consecutive days

India logs 25,920 new COVID infections; daily positivity rate falls to 2.07%
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India logs 25,920 new COVID infections; daily positivity rate falls to 2.07%

The health ministry reported that the active cases further declined to 2,92,092, comprising 0.68 per cent of the total infections

COVID-19 pandemic coming to an end in India? From Assam to Telangana, states lift curbs
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COVID-19 pandemic coming to an end in India? From Assam to Telangana, states lift curbs

Amid a steady decline of coronavirus infections, the Centre asked states to remove additional restrictions, which were imposed to deal with the third wave of the pandemic

India records 30,615 new COVID-19 infections, 514 deaths in 24 hours; active cases see further dip
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India records 30,615 new COVID-19 infections, 514 deaths in 24 hours; active cases see further dip

The health ministry has stated that the daily positivity rate is now 2.45 per cent while the weekly positivity rate is 3.32 per cent

India logs 67,084 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours; positivity rate down to 4.44%
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India logs 67,084 new COVID-19 cases in 24 hours; positivity rate down to 4.44%

The current active coronavirus caseload currently stands at 7,90,789 and the national recovery rate is 96.95 per cent

India logs 71,365 new COVID-19 cases, 1,217 deaths; active cases below 9-lakh mark
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India logs 71,365 new COVID-19 cases, 1,217 deaths; active cases below 9-lakh mark

The active caseload comprises 2.11 per cent of the total infections, while the national coronavirus recovery rate has improved to 96.70 per cent, said the health ministry

India reports 67,597 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate falls to 5.02%
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India reports 67,597 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate falls to 5.02%

The active coronavirus infections have declined to 9,94,891, comprising 2.35 per cent of the total, said the health ministry in its daily bulletin

India reports over 1.61 lakh COVID-19 cases, 1,733 fatalities; recovery rate at 94.6%
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India reports over 1.61 lakh COVID-19 cases, 1,733 fatalities; recovery rate at 94.6%

The daily positivity rate was recorded at 9.26 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 14.15 per cent, according to the health ministry

India reports single-day jump of 2.6 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 4.83% higher than yesterday
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India reports single-day jump of 2.6 lakh new COVID-19 cases, 4.83% higher than yesterday

The total tally of COVID-19 cases is now at 3,65,82,129 which includes 5,753 cases of the Omicron variant

Why a group of scientists believe that COVID-19 may not be as infectious once its been 20 minutes in the air
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Why a group of scientists believe that COVID-19 may not be as infectious once its been 20 minutes in the air

A study carried out by UK's University of Bristol’s Aerosol Research Centre said that data revealed that coronavirus lost 90 percent of its ability to infect within 20 minutes of becoming airborne – with most of the loss occurring within the first five minutes

Omicron tally in India rises to 1,700; total COVID-19 cases sees sharp spike with 33,750 fresh infections
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Omicron tally in India rises to 1,700; total COVID-19 cases sees sharp spike with 33,750 fresh infections

The active cases have increased to 1,45,582 comprising 0.42 percent of the total infections, while the national recovery rate was recorded at 98.20 percent

India reports 653 new Omicron cases; Maharashtra logs maximum number of infections, followed by Delhi
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India reports 653 new Omicron cases; Maharashtra logs maximum number of infections, followed by Delhi

With 6,358 people testing positive for coronavirus infections in a day, India's total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,47,99,691.

Will the pandemic end in 2022? Surging COVID-19 cases and new Omicron variant make it seem a far-off reality
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Will the pandemic end in 2022? Surging COVID-19 cases and new Omicron variant make it seem a far-off reality

The world could see the coronavirus pandemic begin fading next year into an endemic disease like others humanity lives with, unless glaring inequality in vaccine access drags it out and worse variants emerge