April 11, 2021 4:41 am
Daily cases rose from 4,276 on Thursday to 5,963 on Saturday in Tamil Nadu — 23 deaths and 37,673 active cases were reported on Saturday. So far, 12,886 Covid-related deaths have been reported in the state.
April 11, 2021 4:43 am
As 22 bet no deposit opened up vaccination on April 1 for everyone above 45 years, Maharashtra, now reporting a shortage of vaccines at several sites, had administered 31.74 lakh doses in the first nine days of Phase 3.
April 11, 2021 1:16 am
For instance, Maharashtra, which is seeing the maximum number of cases, has announced the most stringent one — a mini lockdown through April 30. Many other states have also announced night curfews and weekend lockdowns.
April 10, 2021 10:20 pm
Javadekar, a Pune resident, participated in the weekly Covid-19 review meeting along with Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar on Saturday. He said that Covid-19 was a national calamity and that the Union government looks at all the states equally.
April 10, 2021 6:31 pm
The overall positivity rate, which is the number of positive cases against total tests, stands at 4.6 per cent. The graph has, however, risen considerably over the last few days, with the daily positivity rate reaching 8.10 per cent on April 8.
April 10, 2021 8:46 pm
From France to Argentina, countries around the world have begun to re-impose restrictions and step up Covid protocol as infections climb.
April 10, 2021 10:05 pm
Meanwhile, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday ruled out the possibility of another round of stringent lockdown to combat the recent surge in Covid-19 cases in the city, announcing that some sector-specific restrictions are in the offing.
April 10, 2021 3:58 pm
Sectors at-risk account for less than 6 per cent of the economy, write Nomura economists Sonal Varma and Aurodeep Nandi.
April 10, 2021 9:48 am
Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee interim president Amit Chavda asked the state election commission to postpone the polls in the wake of an alarming surge in coronavirus infections.
April 10, 2021 7:37 am
Pfizer and BioNTech said they are working closely with the FDA and regulators in other countries to get emergency or conditional authorization as quickly as possible for kids aged 12 through 15.
April 08, 2021 7:58 pm
Fearing another lockdown in wake of a spike in Covid-19 cases across the country, migrant workers and their families have started leaving toward their homes again.
April 03, 2021 10:53 pm
As Covid-19 cases are rising in the district, night curfew timings have been revised to 6 pm-6 am from the earlier 8 pm-7 am.
March 29, 2021 5:07 pm
While state governments had issued guidelines prohibiting mass gatherings on Holi, visuals from across the country showed people, most of them without masks, celebrating the festival in violation of the Covid-19 guidelines.
March 26, 2021 4:34 pm
Coronavirus lockdown anniversary was just here but still, it will take time to get back to normal in the entertainment industry.
March 16, 2021 10:31 am
Maharashtra's Nagpur Lockdown: Nagpur city and adjoining areas under the city police commissionerate went under a week-long lockdown on Monday, with only essential services remaining open. Nagpur is the first city in the country to go under lockdown during the second wave of Covid-19 cases.
March 04, 2021 10:01 pm
Unlike the first phase, the second phase runs a self-registration system. The beneficiary has to download the Co-Win app and register.
January 22, 2021 7:40 pm
Owing to the coronavirus pandemic, the Republic Day celebrations are likely to be truncated. Last year’s Independence Day celebrations had been scaled down as well.
January 13, 2021 4:04 pm
January 12, 2021 2:51 pm