The variant is less likely to be resistant to vaccines or antibodies, said UK’s top health expert
Swaminathan said that the double mutation strain consists of variants found in Brazil and South Africa and it evades body's immune response.
CM Reddy, on Tuesday, announced Rs 10 lakh in financial assistance to the families of the deceased patients.
The country also recorded 3,29,942 new cases over the past 24 hours.
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 11 (ANI): Pakistan's exports to Afghanistan have declined in the current fiscal year, which is depriving the former country of a major market for its products and dwindling trade with its neighbour.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said regardless of the accused's stature, those involved in the selling of fake medicines will be sternly dealt with and their properties will be attached.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said that the Indian cricket team will tour Sri Lanka in July for a limited-overs bilateral series.However, the top players will not be featuring in the series.The likes of skipper Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma will not be part of the tour as they will be engaged in a marquee five-match Test series in England.
In view of the deadly second wave and to avoid more such outbreaks, India needed to scale up its vaccination process on the 43 lakh-mark achieved on April 5.
Beijing, May 10 (PTI) Accusing the US of maintaining double standards, China on Monday played down global concerns over its out-of-control rocket remnants re-entering the Earth's atmosphere and crashing into the Indian Ocean near the Maldives.
Mark Zuckerberg's post may have also raised the price of Bitcoin, much like Elon Musk's tweets do for other cryptocurrencies like Dogecoin.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 10 (ANI): People in large numbers gathered outside Government Kilpauk Medical College in Chennai on Monday to procure Remdesivir, a drug used in the treatment of COVID-19 patients, for their family members.
The new finance minister, Ajanta Neog, had held the PWD department in the late Tarun Gogoi's government before switching over from the Congress in December 2020.
New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): India registered 3,66,161 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, said the union health ministry on Monday morning. With this, the cumulative count of the cases has gone up to 2,26,62,575.
In a problematical development for the ongoing farmers' protests, Haryana Police booked six persons on Sunday in connection with the gang rape and abduction of a 25-year-old activist at New Delhi's Tikri border. The accused have been booked under relevant sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC). The activist has, however, died while receiving treatment for COVID-19 at a private hospital on April 30.
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 10 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari on Monday said Prime Minister Imran Khan has been travelling around the world with a "begging bowl" for financial support.
Doctors in India are warning against the practice of using cow dung in the belief it will ward off COVID-19, saying there is no scientific evidence for its effectiveness and that it risks spreading other diseases. The coronavirus pandemic has wrought devastation on India, with 22.66 million cases and 246,116 deaths reported so far. In the state of Gujarat in western India, some believers have been going to cow shelters once a week to cover their bodies in cow dung and urine in the hope it will boost their immunity against, or help them recover from, the coronavirus.
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New cases of coronavirus in India fell to 3.29 lakh after 14 days, taking the infection tally to 2,29,92,517, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday. The toll climbed by 3,876 to 2,49,992
"Use them, fool," he said while referring to using one's lungs as a solution for India's oxygen crisis.
Three officials of the BBMP have confirmed to The Quint that the list did not come from “official sources”.