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COVID-19: 100 new hospitals to have their own oxygen plant under PM-CARES Fund

COVID-19: 100 new hospitals to have their own oxygen plant under PM-CARES Fund

A meeting of Empowered Group 2 (EG2) was held on Thursday to review the availability of essential medical equipment and oxygen during COV...Read More

Madhya Pradesh: 11 new Covid fatalities reported in state, says health ministry

Madhya Pradesh: 11 new Covid fatalities reported in state, says health ministry

The 291 new fatalities include 108 from Maharashtra, 69 from Punjab, 15 from Chhattisgarh, 12 each from Kerala and Karnataka, and 11 each...Read More

Madhya Pradesh among 5 states that reported 84.49% Covid cases in last 24 hours, says Union health ministry

Madhya Pradesh among 5 states that reported 84.49% Covid cases in last 24 hours, says Union health ministry

"India's total active caseload has reached 3,34,646 on Monday. India's present active caseload now stands at 2.87 per cent of India's tot...Read More

COVID-19 in Maharashtra: State tops with 65% new daily cases

COVID-19 in Maharashtra: State tops with 65% new daily cases

Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Chhattisgarh together account for 80.63% of India’s daily new cases. In all, 39,726 new daily...Read More

COVID-19 vaccines in India: People can get inoculated 24x7 at their convenience, says Dr Harsh Vardhan

COVID-19 vaccines in India: People can get inoculated 24x7 at their convenience, says Dr Harsh Vardhan

With India ramping up the process of COVID-19 vaccination, Centre has said that the government has removed the time constraint on gettin...Read More

Centre writes to 7 states on surge in COVID-19 cases; rushes multi-disciplinary teams

Centre writes to 7 states on surge in COVID-19 cases; rushes multi-disciplinary teams

New Delhi: The Centre has deputed high level multi-disciplinary teams to nine states and Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir amid fears ...Read More

No question of discrimination against any state in COVID-19 vaccine allocation, says Health Ministry

No question of discrimination against any state in COVID-19 vaccine allocation, says Health Ministry

As several states received the first consignment of COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, Health Ministry clarified that there is no question of...Read More

COVID-19 vaccine will offer protection 14 days after the second shot is given, says Health Ministry

COVID-19 vaccine will offer protection 14 days after the second shot is given, says Health Ministry

Despite an array of vaccines that will soon land on Indian shelves, the government has hinted that for now the recipients will not have t...Read More

New COVID-19 strain: Total 38 people in India test positive for UK variant of coronavirus

New COVID-19 strain: Total 38 people in India test positive for UK variant of coronavirus

The Union Health Ministry on Monday said that a total of 38 people have tested positive for the new UK variant of COVID-19 in India so fa...Read More

India reports first 6 cases of new COVID-19 strain after UK returnees test positive

India reports first 6 cases of new COVID-19 strain after UK returnees test positive

Six people who returned to India from the United Kingdom have tested positive for the new UK variant genome of SARS-CoV2, the Union Healt...Read More

COVID-19 in India update: Health Ministry calls for high-level meeting to discuss new strain found in UK

COVID-19 in India update: Health Ministry calls for high-level meeting to discuss new strain found in UK

The Union Health Ministry has called for a high-level meeting on Monday to discuss the new Coronavirus strain found in the United Kingdom...Read More

COVID-19 vaccine in India will be voluntary: Health Ministry

COVID-19 vaccine in India will be voluntary: Health Ministry

Getting vaccinated for COVID-19 will be voluntary, the Union Health Ministry has said while underlining that the vaccine introduced in In...Read More

COVID-19 cases on oxygen support in ICUs have shown a significant decrease: Health Ministry

COVID-19 cases on oxygen support in ICUs have shown a significant decrease: Health Ministry

The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said that COVID-19 cases on oxygen support, in ICUs, through ventilators and Oxygen supported beds...Read More

India scales up testing capacity from 1 in January to over 7.7 cr in October: Health Ministry

India scales up testing capacity from 1 in January to over 7.7 cr in October: Health Ministry

The testing capacity in the country has been ramped up at a significant pace to reach over 7.7 crores in October from just one in January...Read More

COVID-19 DEATHS: India crosses 1-lakh milestone

COVID-19 DEATHS: India crosses 1-lakh milestone

For the record, India now has the dubious distinction of having crossed the threshold of one lakh Covid-19 deaths.As on Friday morning, w...Read More

India's COVID-19 testing capacity surges to over 12 lakh daily tests: Health Ministry

India's COVID-19 testing capacity surges to over 12 lakh daily tests: Health Ministry

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 testing capacity has surged to more than 12 lakh daily tests, said Union Health Ministry on Wednesday."India'...Read More

Coronavirus in India: Health Ministry issues revised SOPs for conducting exams - Check details here

Coronavirus in India: Health Ministry issues revised SOPs for conducting exams - Check details here

The Union Health Ministry on Thursday issued revised SOPs for conducting exams during the pandemic in order to contain the spread of the...Read More

Coronavirus latest updates: India’s 4-million COVID-19 blues make it world’s third worst-affected country

Coronavirus latest updates: India’s 4-million COVID-19 blues make it world’s third worst-affected country

India became the third country in the world to cross four million coronavirus cases on Saturday. It also set a new global record for a da...Read More

#15LakhAaGaye trends as India's COVID-19 tally crosses 15 lakh; Netizens say 'Modi delivered what he promised'

#15LakhAaGaye trends as India's COVID-19 tally crosses 15 lakh; Netizens say 'Modi delivered what he promised'

On Tuesday, India recorded 28, 652 new COVID-19 cases since Monday evening, taking the total tally past 15 lakh. A PTI tally on Tuesday e...Read More

84 test +ve in TN Raj Bhavan

84 test +ve in TN Raj Bhavan

ChennaiAs many as 84 persons, including security and Fire and Rescue Services personnel posted at the Tamil Nadu Raj Bhavan, have tested ...Read More

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