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Delta variant causes more severe illness and is as contagious as chickenpox, says US report


The internal document has a detailed study on Delta which is definitely very alarming, specially at a time when a third wave is likely to hit India.  [ read on.. ]


DNA Explainer: Why boxing legend MC Mary Kom said her Olympics 2020 defeat was "unfair"?
Tokyo 2020 Olympics: PV Sindhu defeats Japan's Akane Yamaguchi to enter semi-finalsDelta variant causes more severe illness and is as contagious as chickenpox, says US report
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Thane: PM`s brother meets traders hit by lockdown, calls for GST agitation   Thane: Woman booked for vandalising post office, abusing staff in Dombivli   Covid-19: Maharashtra reports 6,600 cases, 231 deaths   Road infra suffered Rs 1,800-crore loss in Maharashtra floods, says Ashok Chavan  
Supreme Court seeks report from Jharkhand on judge killing
Delta variant spreads as easily as chickenpox, causes more severe illness: Report
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Tokyo Olympics hockey: India beat Japan 5-3 to end pool engagements on a high   Simone Biles grateful for support   Novak Djokovic: My best performance  
Tokyo Olympics: PV Sindhu enters semifinals after beating Japan`s Yamaguchi
Tokyo Olympics: A day after Mary Kom's shocker, Lovlina Borgohain assures India its first boxing gloryBen Stokes goes on indefinite break: Twitter flooded with wishes after all-rounder opens up on mental health
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Lib Dems demand recall of parliament for vote on 'deceitful' and 'botched' vaccine passports planJabs for jobs is 'good idea' but down to individual businesses, says minister
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