Chinese city launches 2nd round of nucleic acid test
India logs over 39K Covid cases, 535 deaths in 24 hours
Online classes: 55% students report health issues
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.

Oxygen Express to supply LMO to Bangladesh for first time
'Good cholesterol' may protect liver: Study
  • 'Good cholesterol' may protect liver: Study(23:20)

    New York, July 24 (IANS) Researchers have identified a type of "good cholesterol" that protects the liver by blocking inflammatory signals produced by common gut bacteria.

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
Covid-19 may bring a new wave of diabetes: Study
  • Covid-19 may bring a new wave of diabetes: Study(19:32)

    New York, July 24 (IANS) While diabetes is known to be a risk factor for severe Covid outcomes, researchers are now observing a new long-term health concern in patients hospitalised with Covid-19 -- an increase in new-onset hyperglycemia, or high levels of blood sugar lasting months after the infection.

China's Sinopharm Covid jab less effective in elderly: Study
UNGA to help 1.1 bn people with preventable sight loss by 2030
Country's largest family health centre opened in Kerala
Foreign-bound Indian nationals can get Covishield second dose in Odisha
K'taka govt eases curbs in places of worship, allows amusement parks to reopen
US purchased extra 200 million doses of Covid jab: Pfizer
China reports 13 new locally transmitted Covid cases
Colleges gear up to welcome students from Monday in K'taka
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.

SF Covid cases rose faster than California, Bay Area
  • SF Covid cases rose faster than California, Bay Area(12:58)

    San Francisco, July 24 (IANS) The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases increased faster in San Francisco alone in the past week, as compared to the Bay Area and entire state of California, according to new data.

3-year-old swallows Ganesha idol in Karnataka, survives
Cases of dry eyes, digital screen strain, mature cataract on the rise
LA County reports highest daily Covid spike since Feb
Explained: How antibodies attack spike protein of Covid variants