K'taka warns medical practitioners against spreading false Covid information
Amid sharp fall in Covid cases, Delhi's hospitalisation rate remains same
  • Amid sharp fall in Covid cases, Delhi's hospitalisation rate remains same(29 minutes ago)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) After a massive spike in Covid infections, Delhi has started seeing a declining trajectory of cases with a downward trend reported for the fifth day in a row on Tuesday. However, the hospitalisation rate in the city has not declined in proportion with the falling daily cases.

Over 50% in 15-18 age group vaccinated with 1st dose: Govt
  • Over 50% in 15-18 age group vaccinated with 1st dose: Govt(22:14)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Over 50 per cent teenagers in the 15-18 age group have been vaccinated with the first dose of vaccine. Since the beginning of inoculation drive for this age bracket, a total of 3,71,13,119 teens have received their first dose of vaccine, as per the CoWIN portal.

Mumbai zoo welcomes Royal Bengal tiger cub, Humboldt penguin chick
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Delhi-NCR records sixth consecutive cold day
  • Delhi-NCR records sixth consecutive cold day(20:44)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Delhi-NCR on Tuesday recorded its sixth consecutive cold day with isolated pockets recording a severe cold day, India Meteorological Department (IMD) data showed.

29 migrant workers from UP test Covid positive in K'taka
Ensure only Covaxin is given to 15-18 group: Bharat Biotech
J&K sees highest single-day spike of new Covid cases
Covid: 92% of patients treated with Pfizer anti-viral showed better health
Delhi reports 11,684 new Covid cases, 38 deaths
  • Delhi reports 11,684 new Covid cases, 38 deaths(20:10)

    New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Continuing a declining trend for fifth day in a row, Delhi on Tuesday recorded 11,684 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours, but there were 38 new deaths against 24 the day before.

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Daily Covid tally zooms in Kerala with 28,481 new cases
  • Daily Covid tally zooms in Kerala with 28,481 new cases(19:22)

    Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 18 (IANS) The daily Covid positive cases in Kerala continue to rise as 28,481 people turned positive from 80,740 samples tested, taking the positivity rate (TPR) to 35.27 per cent on Tuesday, state Health Minister Veena George said in a statement.

Omicron to peak in India by Feb 15, may spell end of 3rd wave: Experts
Covid spurt in Telangana police department, secretariat
Thai startup working on Covid vax using tobacco leaves
Covid surge: Schools, colleges in Puducherry closed till Jan 31
Identify, assist children orphaned due to Covid-19, Raj Governor to officials
National peak of Covid cases may come in 2-3 weeks: SBI Research
Ruling BJP in K'taka faces oppn from within on weekend curfew
Long Covid in Indians four times more post second wave: Experts
K'taka Minister Umesh Katti shuns mask in public function
  • K'taka Minister Umesh Katti shuns mask in public function(15:52)

    Belagavi, (Karnataka) Jan 18 (IANS) At a time when the whole administration and health authorities, including Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, are vehemently propagating wearing of masks among people, the ruling BJP minister in Belagavi has not only flouted the mask rule but also defended his act by quoting from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's speech on Tuesday.

T'gana for reducing interval between second, precautionary doses
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