The country added 362,727 new COVID-19 infections over the last 24 hours while deaths climbed by 4,120, taking the toll to 258,317, according to the health ministry.
Dr VK Paul, member, NITI Aayog, while addressing a press conference on Thursday said the second batch of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine will arrive in India on May 14
Needless to say, lifestyle-advice such as ‘meditation’ is grossly inadequate and insensitive right now.
A lawsuit accuses the leaders of a Hindu outfit known as BAPS of human trafficking and wage law violations.
Altogether, 52 bodies have been fished out in UP, while 71 were pulled out in Bihar over the last few days.
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“We are forced to shut down 100 Covaxin vaccination sites in 17 schools due to no supply,” Sisodia said.
(Eds: Adds background) Kolkata, May 11 (PTI) Unidentified gunmen shot and injured a Trinamool Congress leader in West Bengal's Hooghly district on Tuesday, as sporadic violence continues to take place in the state after the party returned to power in a landslide victory on May 2.
Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], May 12 (ANI): Moderate to heavy rains lashed many parts of Thiruvananthapuram on Tuesday night with waterlogging being reported from several low lying areas.
The 39-year-old eighth seed fell 7-6 (8/6), 7-5 in under just two hours to the 44th-ranked Argentine, a surprise semi-finalist at last year's Roland Garros.
The infection can lead to blackening or discolouration over the nose, blurred or double vision, chest pain, breathing difficulties and coughing blood and it is strongly linked to increased blood sugar levels.
New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): The National Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (NTAGI) on Thursday recommended an increase in the gap between two doses of Serum Institute of India's COVISHIELD to 12-16 weeks.
The former beauty queen says she is undergoing arms training in a jungle
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 13 (ANI): Pakistanis travellers inoculated with the Chinese vaccine against coronavirus will have to undergo mandatory quarantine in Saudi Arabia as per new conditions imposed by the Kingdom.
Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Director-General Dr. Balram Bhargava on Tuesday said that there are primarily two reasons why more young people are getting infected in the ongoing second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. "(It is) because suddenly they have gone out and there are variants also prevalent in the nation, which may be affecting younger people," he said.
Seoul [South Korea], May 13 (ANI/Global Economic): Hyundai Transys announced on Wednesday that it developed the world's first "all-wheel drive (AWD) disconnector system for electric vehicles" and started mass production from last month.
Tel Aviv [Israel], May 12 (ANI): The Israeli army on Wednesday said it has eliminated key intelligence figures of the Palestinian Islamist group Hamas, including the head of the Hamas military intelligence security department and his deputy.
A negative RT-PCR test, conducted within 48 hours of the time of travel, has been mandated for entering the state.
Chennai, May 11 (PTI): Tamil Nadu on Tuesday recorded 29,272 fresh COVID-19 cases in the single biggest day spike so far, pushing the caseload to 14,38,509 while 298 deaths in the last 24 hours took the toll to 16,178.
In the 2021 assembly polls, Sonowal won the seat from Majuli and he was the CM in the BJP-led government from 2016 to 2020.