The White House acknowledged it will not meet President Joe Biden's goal of delivering at least one COVID-19 vaccination dose to 70% of U.S. adults by Independence Day. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
Allegations of fake Covid-19 test reports were issued by a private laboratory roped in for conducting random tests during the Kumbh Mela. The Uttrakhand Government has ordered an investigation into the matter.
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Ending weeks of speculation, BJP national vice-president Mukul Roy, along with his son and former MLA Subhrangshu, returned to the ruling Trinamool fold on Friday; Poll strategist Prashant Kishor met with Maharashtra politician Sharad Pawar for lunch in Mumbai sparking buzz about a strategy for national elections in 2024; Kishor's meeting with Shah Rukh Khan set off gossip that the actor's production house would be making a webseries on the poll strategist; The ICMR will start national-level sero surveys to assess the spread of Covid-19. All this and more news at 9 PM.
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No CBSE Class 12 exams will take place this year, taking a decision in the interest of students.The Centre has issued a show-cause notice to former West Bengal Chief Secretary Alapan Bandyopadhyay, who skipped reporting in Delhi on Monday after being summoned by the Centre. The central government on Tuesday clarified that there will be no mixing of Covid-19 vaccine doses in India until enough scientific evidence on its effectiveness is gathered. One crore Covid vaccines will be available every day by mid-July, or early-August, ICMR chief Dr Balram Bhargava said Tuesday afternoon, as the centre doubled down on its stated aim of vaccinating the whole country.
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Now you can take a Covid-19 test at home. Indian Council of Medical Research -- the nodal body in the fight against the virus -- issued detailed guidelines on who can use it and how. The ICMR has made it clear that only symptomatic individuals and immediate contacts of people who tested positive in the laboratory should use the home test. Indiscriminate testing is not advised by the top medical body.
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India recorded under 50,000 new Covid cases in 91 days, with 42,640 new cases. While 1,167 deaths were reported in 24 hours. The record low cases were reported on a day when India vaccinated a record..
86.16 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered across the country in the last 24 hours, the highest single-day coverage till now, on Day One of centre's new vaccination policy roll-out. The centre..