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Published on: Thursday, January 06, 2022, 07:15 PM IST

LIVE COVID-19 | Latest Updates: Kerala reports 50 fresh cases of Omicron variant

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Mumbai: Latest updates -  | Bhushan Koyande

Mumbai: Latest updates - | Bhushan Koyande

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06 January 2022 07:15 PM IST

Delhi on Thursday reported 15,097 fresh Covid-19 infections, registering a 41% increase from Wednesday when the national capital recorded 10,665 positive cases.

06 January 2022 07:15 PM IST

Spread of Omicron to reduce GDP growth by 10 basis points in FY22: Ind-Ra

Rising cases of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 and the subsequent curbs will have an adverse impact on India's Q4FY22 GDP, said India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra).

06 January 2022 07:15 PM IST

Kerala reports 50 fresh cases of Omicron variant

Omicron cases continued to increase in Kerala with the state on Thursday reporting 50 fresh cases of this new variant of COVID-19, taking the tally to 280, the health department said.

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06 January 2022 05:05 PM IST

West Bengal CM to have virtual meeting with PM Modi tomorrow on COVID situation

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that she will have a virtual meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday as the number of daily COVID-19 cases in the state has increased to 14,022.

06 January 2022 05:05 PM IST

Covid surge puts a brake on Delhi govt's pilgrimage scheme for elderly

The surge in COVID-19 infections has put a brake on the Delhi government's Mukhya Mantri Tirth Yatra Yojna under which the elderly are taken to various religious sites, with a train scheduled to leave for the Velankani church in Tamil Nadu on Friday having been cancelled, officials said.

06 January 2022 03:29 PM IST

Italy tightens measures amid Omicron surge

Italy has further tightened anti-coronavirus measures, mainly making vaccination mandatory for people aged 50 and above, in an effort to curb surging cases fuelled by the Omicron variant.

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06 January 2022 01:45 PM IST

Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai tests positive for COVID-19

Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai has tested positive for COVID-19.

06 January 2022 01:37 PM IST

Covid situation continues to worsen in France

The French Public Health Agency reported 332,252 new Covid-19 cases detected in the last 24 hours as the pandemic situation continues to worsen in the country.

Speaking to the press on Wednesday, government spokesperson Gabriel Attal said that the fight against the pandemic in France is "far from over", reports Xinhua news agency

06 January 2022 12:35 PM IST

China suspends international flights for Xi'an amid COVID-19 resurgence

China on Wednesday suspended international passenger flights for the city of Xi'an due to the latest COVID-19 resurgence.

Xi'an located in northwest China's Shaanxi has been under strict lockdown since December.

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06 January 2022 10:55 AM IST

West Bengal BJP Mahila Morcha president and MLA, Agnimitra Paul tests positive for COVID-19

West Bengal BJP Mahila Morcha president and MLA, Agnimitra Paul has tested positive for COVID-19.

06 January 2022 10:55 AM IST

COVID-19: India records 90,928 new cases, 325 deaths in last 24 hours

India records over 90,000 new cases of COVID-19 and 325 deaths in the last 24 hours, 56.5% rise from yesterday.

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