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India logs 1,829 new COVID-19 cases, up 16.57% from yesterday
India

India logs 1,829 new COVID-19 cases, up 16.57% from yesterday

India's COVID-19 daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.42 per cent, marginally lower than 0.44 per cent a day ago, while the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 0.57 per cent

With 1,569 new COVID-19 infections in last 24 hours, India sees less than 2,000 cases after 28 days
India

With 1,569 new COVID-19 infections in last 24 hours, India sees less than 2,000 cases after 28 days

The health ministry informed that the active cases stand at 0.04 per cent of the total coronavirus infections in the country

India logs 2,202 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, down 11.45% from day ago; daily positivity rate up at 0.74%
India

India logs 2,202 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, down 11.45% from day ago; daily positivity rate up at 0.74%

India now has 17,317 active cases of COVID-19, a decline of 375 cases in the active caseload in a span of 24 hours. The active cases now comprise of 0.04 per cent of the total infections

COVID-19 update: India reports 2,841 new cases, nine deaths in last 24 hours, active cases dip to 18,604
India

COVID-19 update: India reports 2,841 new cases, nine deaths in last 24 hours, active cases dip to 18,604

The fresh COVID-19 infections reported on Friday were marginally higher than 2,827 cases logged on Thursday. The daily positivity rate was recorded at 0.58 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 0.69 per cent

India reports 17.88% surge in new COVID-19 cases, 2,927 test positive in 24 hours
India

India reports 17.88% surge in new COVID-19 cases, 2,927 test positive in 24 hours

India's daily COVID-19 positivity rate has risen to 0.58 per cent, up from 0.55 per cent reported on Tuesday. The weekly positivity rate is at 0.59 per cent

COVID-19: Vaccine fatigue? Complacency, confusion, fear behind reluctance to take booster, say experts
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COVID-19: Vaccine fatigue? Complacency, confusion, fear behind reluctance to take booster, say experts

As India's COVID graph inches upwards, not enough people are getting their booster shots, and doubts over whether a precaution dose is indeed useful is one of the reasons of this slow vaccination process

India logs 2,541 new COVID-19 cases, 30 deaths in last 24 hours; active cases rise to 16,522
India

India logs 2,541 new COVID-19 cases, 30 deaths in last 24 hours; active cases rise to 16,522

As many as 1,862 patients recuperated from COVID-19 in the country in the last 24 hours, increasing the total recoveries to 4,25,21,341. The country's recovery rate is now at 98.75 per cent

COVID-19 update: India logs 949 new cases, 5.75% lower than a day ago; positivity rate up at 0.26%
India

COVID-19 update: India logs 949 new cases, 5.75% lower than a day ago; positivity rate up at 0.26%

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) informed that six people have died due to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking total deaths due to the virus so far to 5,21,743

India COVID-19 update: 1,007 test positive in a single day, active cases increase to 11,058
India

India COVID-19 update: 1,007 test positive in a single day, active cases increase to 11,058

India's total tally of COVID-19 cases has increased to 4,30,39,023. As many as 818 patients got recovered from the virus on Wednesday

Congress leader Netta D'Souza questions Smriti Irani over rising fuel prices
India

Congress leader Netta D'Souza questions Smriti Irani over rising fuel prices

All India Mahila Congress acting president Netta D'Souza on Sunday questioned the women and child development minister on price rise when the two came face-to-face on IndiGo's Delhi-Guwahati flight

COVID-19: Over 50 lakh youngsters between 12-14 age group inoculated with first dose of vaccine
India

COVID-19: Over 50 lakh youngsters between 12-14 age group inoculated with first dose of vaccine

The government informed that India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 181.89 crore as per provisional reports till 7 am on Wednesday

COVID-19: High-risk children to be prioritised as India prepares to vaccinate 12-14 age group from tomorrow
Health

COVID-19: High-risk children to be prioritised as India prepares to vaccinate 12-14 age group from tomorrow

'The decision to vaccinate children is based on scientific evidence and is in line with the WHO recommendations,' Chairman of COVID-19 Working Group of National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation Dr NK Arora said

Andrey Rublev, Karen Khachanov respect Novak Djokovic's vaccination stance
Sports

Andrey Rublev, Karen Khachanov respect Novak Djokovic's vaccination stance

Khachanov came through a two-hour 46-minute duel with Australian Alex de Minaur, 6-3, 6-7 (1/7), 7-5, to book a last-16 meeting with the top-seeded Djokovic.

COVID-19: One crore adolescents in 15-18 yrs group fully vaccinated, says Mansukh Mandaviya
India

COVID-19: One crore adolescents in 15-18 yrs group fully vaccinated, says Mansukh Mandaviya

As per the Registrar General of India (RGI), the estimated population of beneficiaries in the age group of 15-18 years is 7.4 crore for 2021-22

All pandemics settle with less frequent oscillations, says Dr Gagandeep Kang on how long will COVID-19 continue
India

All pandemics settle with less frequent oscillations, says Dr Gagandeep Kang on how long will COVID-19 continue

In a conversation about the course of the COVID-19 pandemic in India, Dr Gagandeep Kang, senior virologist and professor at CMC–Vellore, said that while the worst of the Omicron-fuelled surge may be behind, existing vaccines need to be refined to offer better protection

Omicron variant pushing COVID-19 out of pandemic phase, says EU agency
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Omicron variant pushing COVID-19 out of pandemic phase, says EU agency

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) also expressed doubts about giving a fourth vaccine shot to the general population, saying repeated boosters were not a "sustainable" strategy.

COVID-19 vaccination picks up in poll-bound UP and Punjab after Centre and EC's push
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COVID-19 vaccination picks up in poll-bound UP and Punjab after Centre and EC's push

The total fully-vaccinated figure neared 8 crore in UP on Monday, taking the coverage to nearly 55% while it crossed the figure of 1 crore in Punjab on the same day, taking the fully-vaccinated coverage to 45%

Australian Open 2022: Judge Anthony Kelly says Novak Djokovic can stay but saga not over
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Australian Open 2022: Judge Anthony Kelly says Novak Djokovic can stay but saga not over

Djokovic won a court battle Monday to stay in Australia despite not being vaccinated against COVID-19, but the drama might not be finished, with the government threatening to cancel his visa a second time and deport him.

'Greatly appreciated': Novak Djokovic thanks fans for continuous support amid Australian visa row
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'Greatly appreciated': Novak Djokovic thanks fans for continuous support amid Australian visa row

The Serb, who is in a Melbourne immigration detention facility pending an appeal, said on Instagram: "Thank you to people around the world for your continuous support. I can feel it and it is greatly appreciated."

FDA expands Pfizer boosters for children as young as 12 years as omicron surges in US
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FDA expands Pfizer boosters for children as young as 12 years as omicron surges in US

Boosters already are recommended for everyone 16 and older, and federal regulators on Monday decided they’re also warranted for 12- to 15-year-olds once enough time has passed since their last dose