Published on: Wednesday, January 12, 2022, 10:35 PM IST

LIVE COVID-19: Latest Updates- 115 deaths reported globally due to Omicron, one in India, says Health Ministry

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12 January 2022 10:35 PM IST

Haryana logged 6,883 fresh COVID-19 cases and three related deaths on Wednesday, according to the health department's daily bulletin.

12 January 2022 10:35 PM IST

COVID-19: Current wave in Pune may peak by Jan-end or Feb first week, says health officials

12 January 2022 10:35 PM IST

115 deaths reported globally due to Omicron, one in India, says Health Ministry

12 January 2022 05:03 PM IST

Biden sending more COVID-19 tests to schools to keep them open

The Biden administration is increasing federal support for COVID-19 testing for schools in a bid to keep them open amid the omicron surge.

The White House announced Wednesday that the administration is making a dedicated stream of 5 million rapid tests and 5 million lab-based PCR tests available to schools starting this month to ease supply shortages and promote the safe reopening of schools.

12 January 2022 05:03 PM IST

Japan reports over 10K Covid cases for first time in four months

Japan confirmed more than 10,000 daily nationwide Covid-19 cases on Wednesday, the first time since September 9.

12 January 2022 03:24 PM IST

COVID-19: Assam relaxes night curfew for Bhogali Bihu Guwahati

The Assam government today relaxed the night curfew timings for Thursday in view of the celebration of Bhogali Bihu. The night curfew timings will be from 11 pm to 4 am instead of 10 pm to 6 am on January 13.

12 January 2022 03:23 PM IST

Delhi hoteliers say business badly affected by COVID-19 fifth wave, people cancelling bookings

Hoteliers in Delhi have been again hit by the fifth wave of COVID-19 in the national capital. The hoteliers who were already dealing with the impact of previous waves of COVID-19 have started experiencing cancellations by the tourists.

Hoteliers claimed that their business had been impacted by approximately 50 pc as the tourist have again started cancelling the hotel bookings amid the rising cases of COVID-19, Omricron cases in the national capital.

12 January 2022 03:23 PM IST

China's zero-COVID policy backfires; stokes public frustration, anger

Ever since the outbreak of the pandemic in 2019, China has been implementing a "zero-COVID" policy, which has resulted in growing public frustration and anger.

12 January 2022 01:01 PM IST

Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel tests positive for COVID-19

Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel on Wednesday said that he has tested positive for COVID-19 with mild symptoms and has isolated himself at home.

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) legislator also appealed to those who have come in contact with him to get tested.

12 January 2022 12:56 PM IST

Former Punjab CM Captain Amrinder Singh tests positive for COVID-19 'with mild symptoms'

Former Punjab CM Captain Amrinder Singh has tested positive for COVID19 'with mild symptoms,' news agency ANI reported.

12 January 2022 12:09 PM IST

1,700 Delhi Police personnel test positive for COVID-19

As many as 1700 personnel of Delhi Police have tested positive for COVID-19 between January 1 and January 12, Delhi Police said on Wednesday.

Earlier, about 1,000 Delhi Police personnel tested positive for COVID-19, the Delhi Police informed on Monday.

12 January 2022 11:10 AM IST

India's cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage exceeds 153.80 crore

With the administration of over 85 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccine in the last 24 hours, India's COVID-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 153.80 crore as per provisional reports till 7 am today.

12 January 2022 11:10 AM IST

COVID-19: Houses likely to function in shifts during Budget session of Parliament

Amid spike in COVID -19 cases in Delhi and over 400 Parliament staff members tested positive for COVID-19, the government has been forced to consider functioning of both Houses (Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha) in shifts for upcoming Budget session of Parliament.

12 January 2022 09:34 AM IST

COVID-19: India reports 1,94,720 fresh cases, 442 deaths in last 24 hours

India reported 1,94,720 fresh COVID cases, 60,405 recoveries and 442 deaths in the last 24 hours.

Confirmed cases of Omicron: 4,868

With Agency Inputs.

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