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COVID-19 updates: Centre warns against laxity as Andhra Pradesh, Tripura ease curbs; India logs 62,480 new cases
India

COVID-19 updates: Centre warns against laxity as Andhra Pradesh, Tripura ease curbs; India logs 62,480 new cases

Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday said India had 27,142 active cases of Mucormycosis on 16 June and if the number rises, the country is prepared to increase the availability of Amphotericin B and other drugs used in the treatment of the disease

COVID-19 news: Third wave unlikely to impact children more, claims AIIMS-WHO study; India logs 67,208 cases
India

COVID-19 news: Third wave unlikely to impact children more, claims AIIMS-WHO study; India logs 67,208 cases

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has classified the Delta, a highly transmissible COVID-19 variant first identified in India, as a “variant of concern”

COVID-19 news update: Centre defends increasing gap between doses; report claims 'underreporting' of deaths in Chennai
India

COVID-19 news update: Centre defends increasing gap between doses; report claims 'underreporting' of deaths in Chennai

On the vaccine front, India's vaccination drive seemed set to get another push with SII announcing that it hopes to launch Novavax’s COVID-19 vaccine ‘Covovax’ in India by September

Coronavirus Outbreak: Noida, Greater Noida impose fines of up to Rs 1,000 for spitting in public places
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Noida, Greater Noida impose fines of up to Rs 1,000 for spitting in public places

Spitting saliva, gutka, or tobacco in public places across Noida and Greater Noida has been prohibited and violation of this ban can attract a penalty of Rs 500 for first-time offenders and Rs 1,000 for repeat offenders, according to orders issued to contain the spread of coronavirus.

Narendra Modi highlights needs for new globalisation based on 'fairness, equality, humanity' during NAM meet
India

Narendra Modi highlights needs for new globalisation based on 'fairness, equality, humanity' during NAM meet

The coronavirus crisis has exposed the limitations of the existing international system and highlighted the need for a new template of globalisation based on fairness, equality, and humanity, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Jharkhand govt issues rate list in bid to prevent ration shops from overcharging, engaging in black marketing
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Jharkhand govt issues rate list in bid to prevent ration shops from overcharging, engaging in black marketing

Acting on reports of a few ration shops providing commodities at a higher price due to the 21-day lockdown over coronavirus outbreak, the Jharkhand government on Wednesday released a rate chart of various essential items

UK's coronovirus hotspot London headed for stricter lockdown; city sees 953 infections, one-third of country's total cases
World

UK's coronovirus hotspot London headed for stricter lockdown; city sees 953 infections, one-third of country's total cases

The UK capital is headed for much tougher lockdown measures within days as London remains the country's coronavirus hotspot, with over a third of the UK's 2,626 confirmed cases, at 953

All educational institutes, stadiums in Srinagar to be shut from tomorrow amid coronavirus scare; mayor says decision 'unavoidable'
India

All educational institutes, stadiums in Srinagar to be shut from tomorrow amid coronavirus scare; mayor says decision 'unavoidable'

All educational institutions, stadiums and sports clubs in Srinagar will be closed from Thursday till further orders amid the coronavirus scare, the city administration has said.