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COVID-19: India records a single-day rise of over 8,000 cases after 103 days; active infections at 40,370
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COVID-19: India records a single-day rise of over 8,000 cases after 103 days; active infections at 40,370

A total of 8,329 new coronavirus cases were reported in a span of 24 hours, while the death toll due to the disease has climbed to 5,24,757, with 10 fatalities being recorded, the data updated at 8 am showed

India logs 2,745 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours; active infections rise to 18,386
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India logs 2,745 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours; active infections rise to 18,386

The active cases comprise 0.04 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate was 98.74 per cent, the health ministry said

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

COVID-19: 2,527 new infections push India's tally of cases to 4.3 crore; positivity rate at 0.04%
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COVID-19: 2,527 new infections push India's tally of cases to 4.3 crore; positivity rate at 0.04%

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

India reports 2,067 new cases of COVID-19, 65.75% higher than yesterday; positivity rate up at 0.49%
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India reports 2,067 new cases of COVID-19, 65.75% higher than yesterday; positivity rate up at 0.49%

In the last 24 hours, 1,547 patients recovered from COVID-19 in the country. This has increased total recoveries to 4,25,13,248

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan writes to states, UTs over surge in COVID-19 cases
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Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan writes to states, UTs over surge in COVID-19 cases

The ministry advised ensuring COVID-19 vaccination of eligible populations including the primary vaccination as well administration of precaution doses

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 reports 1,088 new cases, 26 deaths in last 24 hrs; recovery rate at 98.7%
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COVID-19: India reports 1,088 new cases, 26 deaths in last 24 hrs; recovery rate at 98.7%

The active cases comprise 0.03 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate remained at 98.76 per cent, the ministry said.

India logs 1,054 new cases of COVID-19, 29 deaths; booster dose for all above 18 years starts today
India

India logs 1,054 new cases of COVID-19, 29 deaths; booster dose for all above 18 years starts today

The new COVID-19 cases reported on Sunday are 8.34 per cent lower than 1,150 reported on Saturday. Total 4,30,35,271 cases of coronavirus have been reported in the country so far

India reports 795 new cases of COVID-19, less than 1K for second day in a row
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India reports 795 new cases of COVID-19, less than 1K for second day in a row

India now has 12,054 active cases of COVID-19. According to the health ministry data, active cases stand at 0.03 per cent of the total cases

Govt mulls doing away with COVID-19 caller-tune after almost two years of raising awareness about disease
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Govt mulls doing away with COVID-19 caller-tune after almost two years of raising awareness about disease

Initially, the caller tune used to start with the sound of people coughing, sneezing and then an advisory on the precautions to be taken. Later, the massage was changed to people being urged to get vaccinated

Novovax’s COVID-19 vaccine gets authorisation for 12-17 age group in India: What you should know about Covovax
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Novovax’s COVID-19 vaccine gets authorisation for 12-17 age group in India: What you should know about Covovax

The protein-based vaccine, which is about 90 per cent effective at preventing symptomatic coronavirus, received emergency-use approval from the Drugs Controller General of India

India starts vaccinating children in 12-14 age group with Corbevax: All you need to know about this 'game-changer' vaccine
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India starts vaccinating children in 12-14 age group with Corbevax: All you need to know about this 'game-changer' vaccine

Developed by the Hyderabad-based Biological E Ltd in India, this two-dose vaccine shows a 90 per cent effectiveness against the original Wuhan strain and more than 80 per cent against the Delta variant

With 2,503 new infections, daily COVID-19 cases in country lowest since May 2020
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With 2,503 new infections, daily COVID-19 cases in country lowest since May 2020

The active cases comprise 0.08 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 recovery rate further improved to 98.72 per cent

India reports 5,921 new COVID-19 cases, 289 deaths in 24 hours
India

India reports 5,921 new COVID-19 cases, 289 deaths in 24 hours

The count of daily COVID-19 cases has remained below one lakh for 27 consecutive days now.

India reports 6,561 COVID infections, 142 deaths in last 24 hours
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India reports 6,561 COVID infections, 142 deaths in last 24 hours

A reduction of 8,528 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 caseload in a day.

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