Home Tags Covid

Tag: Covid

SL mulls making Covid vax cards mandatory

Colombo, Nov 9 | Sri Lankan Health Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said that legal advice had been sought if Covid-19 vaccine cards could be made...

Indonesia to start Covid booster doses after 50% population fully inoculated

Jakarta, Nov 9 | Indonesia will start administering Covid-19 booster shots after 50 per cent of the country's population are fully vaccinated against the...

Indonesia reports 244 new Covid cases, 12 more deaths

Jakarta, Nov 9 | Indonesia confirmed 244 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, raising its tally of infections to 4,248,409, according to the country's Health...

B’desh expects to administer over 120mn Covid doses by Jan

Dhaka, Nov 8 | Bangladesh has so far administered 70 million Covid-19 vaccine doses and the figure would top 120 million by January next...

Padma Shri is for everyone who helped me during Covid crisis:...

New Delhi, Nov 8 | Jitender Singh Shunty, founder of the Shaheed Bhagat Singh Seva Dal who cremated thousands of bodies during the Covid-19...

This highly abundant virus in humans can act as biomarker for...

Sao Paulo, Nov 8 | People infected with SARS-CoV-2 are more likely to have increased load of Torquetenovirus (TTV), an apparently inoffensive virus most...

Aus surpasses 2020 Covid death toll amid 3rd wave

Canberra, Nov 8 | Australia's coronavirus death toll for 2021 has surpassed that of last year as the country continues to battle the third...

Chinese cities suspend overseas shopping, couriers on Covid scare

New Delhi, Nov 8 | Counties and districts in China's border city Heihe in Northeast China's Heilongjiang Province have said buying products from overseas...

Russia reports record number of daily Covid cases in a day

Moscow, Nov 6 | Russia reported a record daily Covid-19 cases of 41,335 over the past 24 hours, taking the national tally to 8,755,930,...

India logs 10,929 fresh Covid cases

New Delhi, Nov 6 | India on Saturday reported 10,929 fresh Covid-19 cases, 14.2 per cent lower than Friday's overall infections, according to the...

India reports 10,423 Covid cases, 443 deaths

New Delhi, Nov 2 | In the last 24 hours, India registered 10,423 new Covid-19 cases and 443 deaths, the Union Health Ministry said...

Bad air quality can affect survivors of severe Covid: Experts

By Rachel V. ThomasNew Delhi, Nov 1 | As air quality in the national capital turned "very poor" ahead of Diwali, it can be...

Massive Covid vaccination drive in MP from Nov 15

Bhopal, Oct 30 | The Madhya Pradesh government will embark on a special vaccination drive from November 15 to ensure that all the citizens...

Australian capital eases Covid curbs

Canberra, Oct 29 | Coronavirus restrictions in Australia's capital Canberra have eased significantly as residents of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) were no longer...

Just 5 African nations to hit Covid vax goal: WHO

Brazzaville, Oct 29 | Just five African countries, less than 10 per cent of the continent's 54 nations, are projected to hit the year-end...

Jason Momoa tests Covid positive while filming ‘Aquaman’ sequel

London, Oct 29 | Actor Jason Momoa has been filming the superhero film 'Aquaman' sequel in the UK, but insiders have shared that he...

People coming to UP to be tested for Covid

Lucknow, Oct 29 | Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has directed officials to ensure that anyone coming to Uttar Pradesh from other states and abroad...

Taiwan to ease Covid restrictions from Nov 2

Taipei, Oct 28 | Taiwan's executive authority said on Thursday that restriction measures imposed to prevent the spread of Covid-19 will be relaxed starting...

NZ air transport industry hardest hit by Covid

Wellington, Oct 28 | The air transport industry in New Zealand employed 35 per cent fewer people in February 2021 compared with February 2020,...

Aus Covid vaccine booster program to start in Nov

Canberra, Oct 28 | Australia's Covid-19 vaccine booster program will start for the adult population on November 8 as the country continues to battle...

‘Over 90% people in Delhi have antibodies against Covid’

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Over 90 per cent people in Delhi have developed antibodies against Covid-19, according to the sixth sero survey, implying...

3rd Chinese city in lockdown after 1 Covid case reported

New Delhi, Oct 28 | Heihe, a major port city in China's Heilongjiang province bordering Russia in the north, was urgently put under a...

Covid doesn’t infect blood vessels despite high clot risk: Study

Sydney, Oct 28 | Vascular disease in Covid-19 is not caused by viral infection of blood vessels as the SARS-CoV-2 virus does not infect...

India reports 16,156 Covid cases, 733 deaths

New Delhi, Oct 28 | In the last 24 hours, India registered 16,156 new Covid-19 cases and 733 fatalities, the Union Health Ministry said...

China, ASEAN join hands in fighting Covid, boosting economic recovery

Hanoi, Oct 27 | China and ASEAN member states, especially Vietnam, have fostered practical cooperation on curbing the spread of Covid-19 and accelerating economic...

India logs 13,451 new Covid cases, over 103 Cr vaccinated

New Delhi, Oct 27 | In the last 24 hours, India registered 13,451 new Covid-19 cases, and the number of vaccinated people reached 103.53...

Delhi logs 41 Covid cases, infection rate rises to 0.08%

New Delhi, Oct 26 | Delhi reported 41 new cases of Covid on Tuesday, taking its tally at 14,39,671, but no fresh fatalities -...

Covid more likely to cause rare brain complications than vax: Study

London, Oct 26 | Getting Covid infection increases the risk of rare neurological complications in people more than the vaccines, according to a new...

No Covid cases found in N.Korea despite tests: WHO

Seoul, Oct 26 | North Korea has conducted coronavirus tests on around 42,000 people but no person was found to be infected by the...

India logs 12,428 new Covid cases, lowest in 238 days

New Delhi, Oct 26 | In the last 24 hours, India registered 12,428 new Covid-19 cases, the lowest in 238 days, the Union Health...

Ed Sheeran tests positive for Covid

London, Oct 25 | Grammy winning-singer Ed Sheeran has tested positive for Covid, but will continue performing from home."Hey guys. Quick note to tell...

Kerala sees 8,909 new Covid cases, 65 deaths

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 23 | Kerala on Saturday registered 8,909 new Covid cases was registered after 86,111 samples were tested in the past 24 hours...

Covid killed more people in US than HIV/AIDS did in 40...

Washington, Oct 23 | Covid-19 has become the deadliest pandemic in the US history, claiming more lives than HIV/AIDS claimed in 40 years, according...

Germany braces for seasonal Covid spike

Berlin, Oct 23 | Rising numbers of Covid-19 cases in Germany this week have led experts to predict a spike in infections this fall...

Covid vax recipients may have lower non-Covid death rates

New York, Oct 23 | People vaccinated against Covid-19 may have a lower non-Covid-19 death rates than people who are not inoculated, according to...

Pfizer says its Covid vax 90.7% effective in kids aged 5-11

Washington, Oct 23 | Pfizer and its partner BioNTech said their Covid-19 vaccine is safe and 90.7 per cent effective against symptomatic coronavirus in...

China suspends 5 airlines after Covid cases on flights

Beijing, Oct 22 | The Civil Aviation Administration of China has suspended five Chinese and international airlines after Covid-19 cases were reported on flights,...

Pfizer says its booster restores full protection against Covid

Washington, Oct 22 | Pfizer and BioNTech has announced that a large-scale trial of their Covid-19 vaccine booster showed it restored full protection against...

Indonesia reports 633 new Covid cases; 43 deaths

Jakarta, Oct 21 | The number of Covid-19 cases in Indonesia rose by 633 within a day to 4,237,834, with the death toll adding...

Kerala sees fluctuations in daily Covid tally continue

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 21 | New daily Covid cases in Kerala continue to fluctuate as on Thursday, 8,733 turn positive after 86,303 samples were sent...

WH unveils plan to roll out Covid vax for kids aged...

Washington, Oct 21 | The White House has unveiled a plan to roll out Covid-19 vaccines for children aged from five to 11, pending...

India doesn’t need Covid booster dose immediately: Experts

New Delhi, Oct 20 | As India is set to reach the milestone of vaccinating 100 crore people, the country is currently focused on...

Not vaccinated yet? You may be at risk of Covid reinfection

Washington, Oct 20 | If you think once infected with Covid-19 gives you immunity, then you may be wrong. According to new models without...

India logs 13,058 new Covid cases, 164 deaths

New Delhi, Oct | India reported 13,058 new Covid cases on Tuesday, the lowest in 231 days, and 164 deaths in the last 24...

mRNA Covid jabs as 2nd dose may generate robust immune response

London, Oct 18 | People who had received a first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine and received an mRNA shot for their second...

Aus secure access to 2 more Covid treatments amid 3rd wave

Canberra, Oct 18 | The Australian government has secured access to two additional Covid-19 treatments as the country continues to battle against the third...

Malaysia reports 6,145 fresh Covid cases, 63 new deaths

Kuala Lumpur, Oct 18 | Malaysia reported another 6,145 new Covid-19 infections as of midnight Sunday, bringing the national total to 2,390,687, according to...

Rally across NZ to boost Covid vaccination

Wellington, Oct 16 | New Zealand on Saturday launched a nationwide rally to vaccinate as many people as possible against Covid-19.The rally, named 'Super...

Overhyped science behind fake stem cell treatments for Covid: Study

New York, Oct 16 | Amid the rush to find quick treatments for Covid-19 last year, the world saw a global race to find...

Business

Verka milk to be costlier now

Chandigarh, May 21 | Punjab State Cooperative Milk Producers' Federation Ltd (Milkfed), the state-owned milk procurement cooperative which owns the brand 'Verka', has increased...