India logs over 39K Covid cases, 535 deaths in 24 hours
Global Covid-19 caseload tops 193.6 mn
  • Global Covid-19 caseload tops 193.6 mn(08:26)

    Washington, July 25 (IANS) The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 193.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.15 million and vaccinations soared to over 3.81 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

Turkey's Covid cases surge amid calls for vigilance
  • Turkey's Covid cases surge amid calls for vigilance(00:30)

    Istanbul, July 25 (IANS) The daily Covid-19 cases across Turkey have jumped to over 11,000 for the first time since mid-May, while authorities call for renewed vigilance as holidaymakers seem to have cast aside hygiene and social distancing rules.

Andhra logs 2K more Covid cases, tally rises to 19.5L
Covid onslaught: Kerala reports 18,531 new cases, 98 deaths
  • Covid onslaught: Kerala reports 18,531 new cases, 98 deaths(20:24)

    Thiruvananthapuram, July 24 (IANS) Kerala continued to lead the rest of the country in terms of daily Covid cases, as 18,531 people turned positive in the state after 1,55,568 samples were tested in the past 24 hours, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said in a statement here on Saturday.

No Covid death, 178 recoveries and 88 new cases in J&K
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WHO, ECDC call for enhanced efforts to prevent Delta transmission
  • WHO, ECDC call for enhanced efforts to prevent Delta transmission(13:34)

    Copenhagen, July 24 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) and the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) have called for the reinforcement of enhanced efforts to prevent the transmission of the Delta Covid-19 variant as it has become the most dominant strain across much of the continent.

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India logs 39K Covid cases, 546 deaths
  • India logs 39K Covid cases, 546 deaths(09:49)

    New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) India on Saturday recorded 39,097 cases of Covid and 546 deaths, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data showed.

Gehlot govt faces stiff opp over Aug 2 school reopening decision
Global Covid-19 caseload tops 193.1 mn
  • Global Covid-19 caseload tops 193.1 mn(08:27)

    Washington, July 24 (IANS) The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 193.1 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.14 million and vaccinations soared to over 3.78 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

Canada's new cases of Covid up over past week
  • Canada's new cases of Covid up over past week(07:22)

    Ottawa, July 24 (IANS) Canada reported an average of 448 new Covid-19 cases daily on July 16-22, up 13 percent over the previous week, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has said.

'Incredible efficiency': Delta variant driving 83% of US cases (Ld)
  • 'Incredible efficiency': Delta variant driving 83% of US cases (Ld)(06:46)
    By Nikhila Natarajan

    New York, July 24 (IANS) America's Covid-19 curve is creeping up in the wrong direction, again. The "incredible efficiency" of the Delta variant is being blamed for Covid-19 cases roaring back in more than 90 per cent of US jurisdictions with severe outbreaks in parts of the country with low vaccination coverage.

Russia registers 23,811 daily Covid cases
  • Russia registers 23,811 daily Covid cases(06:42)

    Moscow, July 24 (IANS) Russia registered 23,811 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours as the Delta variant continued to spread, taking the nationwide tally to 6,078,522, the official monitoring and response centre said on Friday.

Chile registers less than 2,000 daily Covid cases again
  • Chile registers less than 2,000 daily Covid cases again(05:31)

    Santiago, July 24 (IANS) Chile registered less than 2,000 daily Covid-19 cases after reporting 1,656 new infections in the last 24 hours, for a total of 1,606,358 cases, Health Minister Enrique Paris said on Friday.

Cuba sets new record with 7,784 Covid infections in one day
Karnataka logs 1,705 new Covid cases, 30 deaths
  • Karnataka logs 1,705 new Covid cases, 30 deaths(00:58)

    Bengaluru, July 24 (IANS) With the pandemic's second wave curve flattening, 1,705 new Covid cases were registered, while 30 patients succumbed to the infection during the day in Karnataka, said the state health bulletin on Friday.

Andhra logs 1,747 new Covid cases, 14 deaths
  • Andhra logs 1,747 new Covid cases, 14 deaths(22:30)

    Amaravati, July 23 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh on Friday recorded 1,747 new Covid cases, taking the state's overall tally to over 19.5 lakh, even as its active caseload dropped to 22,939.

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Odisha CM asks officials to remain fully prepared for third wave