As covid cases slide day by day at what appears to be the abatement of the second wave of the disease, india recorded 37,566 new covid-19 cases in the 24 hours ending 8 am Tuesday, taking the country’s total to 3.03 crore.
This is the lowest single day spike since March 17.
Passengers wait in the international departures terminal at Cape Town International Airport after their flight was cancelled as the world shut down travel from South Africa, where the concerning new Covid-19 variant called Omicron was detected.
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India’s top microbiologist and virologist, Gagandeep Kang said Omicron could be more transmissible; Government in farm laws repeal note; Delhi schools will be reopened from November 29 for all classes; India said that oil-producing countries cannot hold consumers to ransom.
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Aerial images shared by the United States have sparked concerns about a potential Russian invasion of Ukraine. The Kremlin denies it plans an attack. But the conflict is alarming eastern European NATO countries like Estonia.
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Today, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said that India now ranks third in the world inorgan transplantation, only behind USA and China as per the data available on the Global Observatory on Donation and Transplantation (GODT) website.
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New York has declared a state of emergency ahead of winter months amid rising concerns of a new variant of the coronavirus dubbed Omicron and the already prevalent Delta variant. The emergency declaration will allow the state to make all arrangements to battle another possible wave.
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Today, Mumbai’s mayor, Kishori Pednekar said that passengers arriving at Mumbai airport from South Africa will be quarantined. She said that genome sequencing of passengers if found positive, will also be done.
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While vaccines have been shown to be highly effective against the delta variant, CBS 2 dug into some troubling vaccination numbers lagging behind in communities of color. CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
A new form of COVID-19 known as the Delta Variant has many health officials urging the unvaccinated to get their shots now. It's already a majority of new cases in the U.K. and the variant is in all 50..