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DR Congo activists fight misinformation around COVID-19
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Tanzania COVID-19 response: Government accused of a coverup
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COVID-19: Devotees offer prayers from outside Meerut's Augarnath Temple on 'Sawan Somwar'
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Assam flood: NDRF team carries out rescue operations in Barpeta
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Philip Pullman criticises 'disgraceful' Government
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Anti-mask activists rally in virus hotbed Florida
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Florida 'Church' Busted For Selling Bleach As 'Cure' For COVID-19
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Desperate To See Her Husband With Alzheimer's, Woman Takes Dishwashing Job At Care Facility
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With 2,627 new COVID-19 cases, Karnataka's active case toll leaves Delhi behind
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Rajasthan political crisis: 'Congress will complete full term', says MLAs after meeting Sachin Pilot
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COVID-19: Mongolia's traditional Naadam festival goes online due to coronavirus fears
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COVID-19: Sudarsan Pattnaik creates sand art of Amitabh Bachchan, wishes for speedy recovery
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Bollywood Mega Star In Hospital With COVID
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Harsh Vardhan inspects 10,000-bed COVID facility at Radha Soami Beas
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COVID-19: 'Ardaas', 'Yajna' performed for Amitabh Bachchan's speedy recovery
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COVID-19 travel: Huge traffic jams to enter Croatia despite record number of new infections
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Aishwarya Rai, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19
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Tennis tournament will be first sports event in Germany to allow fans
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India leading a successful fight: Amit Shah on CovidUnion home minister Amit Shah on Sunday said that India was leading a successful fight against the coronavirus pandemic even though it was a densely populated country with a federal structure.
UP, parts of J&K, B’luru, Pune back in lockdown modeCiting “good public response” to its first weekend lockdown, UP on Sunday decided to continue with the concept of a stop-start shutdown for two days each week till it gets a grip on the spread of..
Delhi rates to apply in other states for CGHS Covid treatmentCentral Government Health Scheme (CGHS) beneficiaries living in states that are yet to fix Covid-19 treatment charges in private hospitals will pay as per the rates prescribed by the Delhi government..
More than 5.3 lakh COVID-19 patients in India cured till now; recovery rate improves to 62.93%In the last 24 hours, a total of 19,235 patients were cured of COVID-19.
More cities to come under lockdown as India's Covid tally surges to nearly 8.5 lakhAs the country's Covid-19 tally rose to nearly 8.5 lakh, authorities were getting ready to reimpose lockdown for varying periods in more cities, including in Bengaluru and Pune, in the coming days,..
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PIL in SC for compensation to next kin of Covid-19 victimsA petition has been filed before the Supreme Court seeking adequate ex-gratia monetary compensation to the next of kin of all Indian citizens who succumb to Covid-19, especially for the financially..
Nepal's Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli wishes Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan a 'speedy recovery' from COVID-19The Prime Minister of Nepal took to his official handle on the microblogging website Twitter and wished the "legendary actor of India" and his son a speedy recovery.
India's Covid-19 recovery rate improves to 62.93 per cent: Health ministryFocused and coordinated action by the Centre along with states and UTs, effective clinical management of coronavirus and timely diagnosis led to a consistent increase in the number of recovered cases..
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Monsoon session of Parliament to be held, govt to take precautions amid Covid-19: Pralhad JoshiUnion parliamentary affairs minister Pralhad Joshi on Sunday said that the Monsoon session of Parliament will be held with the government ensuring all health precautions for Covid-19 are followed...
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Govt OKs use of skin ailment drug for Covid patientsDrug regulator Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has approved Itolizumab, for restricted emergency use on Covid-19 patients with moderate to severe acute respiratory distress. Itolizumab is..
Covid-19: India’s share in daily global cases now 12%India’s Covid-19 caseload crossed 8.5 lakh, a day after going past the 8 lakh mark, as the country added another record number of cases on Saturday — nearly 29,000 — with the daily count of fresh..
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Bullet train project: Railway minister indicates 'tightening of belt' in post-Covid scenario
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Demands for Rahul Gandhi to take over as party chief dominate Congress meet on Covid-19A meeting of Congress Lok Sabha MPs called by party president Sonia Gandhi to discuss the Covid-19 pandemic and the political situation in the country was dominated by calls for Rahul Gandhi to take..
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PM Modi chairs meeting to review India's COVID-19 preparednessThe meeting was attended by Union Home Minister Amit Shah, Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, Cabinet Secretary and other senior officials of the government.
PM chaired review meeting on Covid-19 pandemic preparations
Delhi govt cancels all state university exams due to COVID-19: Deputy CM Manish SisodiaSisodia further said that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has written to PM Modi requesting him to take a similar decision for the universities and colleges falling under the Centre.
Claims of Covid-19 monitoring committee formation is fake: MHAA notice which claims that a COVID-19 Monitoring Committee has been formed is fake, and no such committee has been set up by the Union Home Ministry, as per Spokesperson, Ministry of Home Affairs..
Sonia Gandhi holds meet with Congress Lok Sabha MPs to discuss political, Covid-19 situation in India
India's Covid-19 tally reaches 8.2 lakh with 27,114 new cases, death toll climbs to 22,123With a record single-day increase of 27,114 cases, India's Covid-19 tally zoomed past the eight-lakh mark on Saturday, just four days after crossing the seven-lakh post, according to health ministry..
WHO lauds Dharavi’s model in Covid-19 fightMumbai’s Dharavi area on Friday received a mention by World Health Organisation (WHO) for being successful in breaking the chain of the Covid-19 virus. Dharavi has consistently reported a slowing..
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India’s Covid-19 count tops 8 lakh, deaths cross 22,000
WHO launds Dharavi model's success, says it shows COVID-19 can still be brought back under controlWHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus spoke of Dharavi in Mumbai during a media briefing on Friday.
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Chirag Paswan says holding Bihar polls during Covid pandemic will put people at risk; JD(U) differsBJP ally LJP on Friday joined the opposition Rashtriya Janata Dal in expressing concern over holding the Bihar assembly polls amid a spread of Covid-19 cases, with its president Chirag Paswan saying it..
Jharkhand HC directs govt to submit report on steps taken to fight Covid-19The Jharkhand high court on Friday directed the state government to submit a detailed report on steps taken by it in the fight against the coronavirus outbreak.
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Covid: Another one-day high with 26,550 new casesThe country’s overall caseload rose to just under 8 lakh, with more than 7.94 lakh cases reported till Thursday, while 21,578 people had so far succumbed to the virus, as per data collated from state..
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Steady increase in daily testing numbers of Covid-19: Health ministryThe Union health ministry on Thursday said that there is steady increase in the per day testing of Covid-19 in the country. "India is also seeing steady increase in growth of daily testing numbers...
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PM applauds role of people of Varanasi in helping needy during Covid crisisInteracting with representatives of various Varanasi-based non-government organisations via video link, the PM said Kashi has vigorously countered the unprecedented coronavirus crisis. Varanasi, which..
India's Covid tally climbs to 7,67,296India saw a record single-day surge of 24,879 coronavirus infections which pushed the nationwide Covid-19 caseload to 7,67,296 on Thursday, while the death toll climbed to 21,129 with 487 new..
Masks should be compulsory for all: CSIR DG after WHO confirms 'emerging evidence' of airborne Covid-19 spreadAs the World Health Organisation (WHO) confirms "emerging evidence" of airborne transmission of Covid-19, CSIR (Council of Scientific and Industrial Research) Director-General Dr Shekhar Mande on..
Clinical trials for Ayurvedic formulations against Covid-19 to be initiated in India, USIn a virtual interaction with a group of eminent Indian-American scientists, academicians, and doctors on Wednesday, Indian Ambassador to the US Taranjit Singh Sandhu said the vast network of..
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