New Delhi, Nov 12 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Thursday.
Passengers crowded local trains during the peak hours on Thursday morning -- the second day after suburban railway services resumed in Bengal -- with little or no regard for COVID-19 safety protocols.
Smell and taste changes provide early indication of COVID-19 community spread, study says.
Days after seeking the views of parents, Tamil Nadu government on Thursday reversed its move to reopen schools from November 16 for classes 9-12 and said they shall continue to remain closed.
Zydus Cadila completes phase 2 clinical trial in COVID-19 patients with biological therapy PegiHep.
Puducherry added 66 fresh coronavirus infections and two related deaths on Thursday, pushing the overall tally to 36,179.
The Pune-based Serum Institute of India (SII) and Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Thursday announced the completion of enrolment of phase-3 clinical trials for potential COVID-19 vaccine Covishield in India.
Serum Institute of India (SII) and ICMR on Thursday announced the completion of enrolment process of 1,600 participants in the phase-III clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine Covishield in the country.
India saw a single-day increase of 47,905 infections taking the country's COVID-19 caseload to 86,83,916, as the death toll climbed to 1,28,121 with 550 new fatalities.
Arunachal Pradesh's COVID-19 tally rose to 15,657 on Thursday as 76 more people, including five security personnel, tested positive for the infection, a senior health official said.
Union minister Smriti Irani on Thursday said she has tested negative for COVID-19.
BJP MLA from Salt in Almora district, Surendra Singh Jeena, who was undergoing treatment for COVID-19 at a hospital in New Delhi, died early Thursday, a party leader said.
The COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands rose to 4,494 on Thursday as 17 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official said.
Jharkhand reports 284 new COVID-19 cases and three fresh fatalities. PTI VIS VIS