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Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.07 million with 16K+ new cases

27 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.07 million with 16K+ new cases

India on Friday reported more than 16,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 11.07 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.06 million with 15K+ new cases

26 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.06 million with 15K+ new cases

India on Thursday reported more than 15,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 11.06 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.04 million with 17K+ new cases

25 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.04 million with 17K+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported more than 17,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 11.04 million cases.

New coronavirus variants in India: All you need to know

24 Feb 2021

New coronavirus variants in India: All you need to know

At least two new variants of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 have been detected in Maharashtra, Kerala, and Telangana, the Union Health Ministry had said on Tuesday.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.01 million with 10K+ new cases

23 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11.01 million with 10K+ new cases

India on Monday reported more than 10,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 11.01 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11 million with 14K+ new cases

22 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 11 million with 14K+ new cases

India on Sunday reported more than 14,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 11 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.97 million with 13K+ new cases

20 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.97 million with 13K+ new cases

India on Friday reported more than 13,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.97 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.96 million with 13K+ new cases

19 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.96 million with 13K+ new cases

India on Thursday reported more than 13,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.95 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.95 million with 12K+ new cases

18 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.95 million with 12K+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported more than 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.95 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.93 million with 11K+ new cases

17 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.93 million with 11K+ new cases

India on Tuesday reported more than 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.93 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.92 million with 9K+ new cases

16 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.92 million with 9K+ new cases

India on Monday reported more than 9,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.92 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.91 million with 11K+ new cases

15 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.91 million with 11K+ new cases

India on Sunday reported more than 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.91 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.89 million with 12K+ new cases

13 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.89 million with 12K+ new cases

India on Friday reported more than 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.89 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.88 million with 12K+ new cases

12 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.88 million with 12K+ new cases

India on Thursday reported over 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.88 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.87 million with 12K+ new cases

11 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.87 million with 12K+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported more than 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.87 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.85 million with 10K+ new cases

10 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.85 million with 10K+ new cases

India on Tuesday reported more than 10,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.85 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.84 million with 8K+ new cases

09 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.84 million with 8K+ new cases

India on Monday reported more than 8,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.84 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.83 million with 11K+ new cases

08 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.83 million with 11K+ new cases

India on Sunday reported more than 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.83 million cases.

Coronavirus: India records lowest daily deaths in nine months

07 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India records lowest daily deaths in nine months

On Sunday, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare reported 78 fresh fatalities due to COVID-19 over a 24 hour period, marking the lowest number of daily deaths in over nine months.

India fastest country to reach five million COVID-19 vaccination mark

06 Feb 2021

India fastest country to reach five million COVID-19 vaccination mark

India has become the fastest country in the world to reach the five million COVID-19 vaccination mark, reaching the milestone in just 21 days, the Union Health Ministry said as nearly 53 lakh beneficiaries were administered shots under the countrywide inoculation exercise till Friday evening.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.81 million with 11K+ new cases

06 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.81 million with 11K+ new cases

India on Friday reported over 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.81 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 10.8 million with 12K+ new cases

05 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally crosses 10.8 million with 12K+ new cases

India on Thursday reported over 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.8 million cases.

Eight states/UTs with high COVID-19 positivity rate worrying: Government

04 Feb 2021

Eight states/UTs with high COVID-19 positivity rate worrying: Government

The central government on Thursday took note of the "worrying" COVID-19 situation in eight states and union territories.

IMA demands study of deceased doctors' data due to COVID-19

04 Feb 2021

IMA demands study of deceased doctors' data due to COVID-19

The Indian Medical Association on Wednesday expressed shock at the Central Government's statement in Rajya Sabha that 162 doctors had died due to coronavirus in the country.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.79 million with 12K+ new cases

04 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.79 million with 12K+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported more than 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.79 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.77 million with 11K new cases

03 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.77 million with 11K new cases

India on Tuesday reported nearly 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.77 million cases. The recovery rate has crossed 97%.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.76 million with 9K new cases

02 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.76 million with 9K new cases

India on Monday reported roughly 9,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.76 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.75 million with 11K+ new cases

01 Feb 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.75 million with 11K+ new cases

India on Sunday reported more than 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.75 million cases.

Start vaccinating frontline workers from next week, Centre tells states

30 Jan 2021

Start vaccinating frontline workers from next week, Centre tells states

Two weeks after the coronavirus vaccination drive was launched in India, the union government on Friday directed all states and union territories to begin inoculating frontline workers from Monday, i.e., February 1.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.73 million with 13K new cases

30 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.73 million with 13K new cases

India on Friday reported more than 13,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.73 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.72 million with 12K new cases

29 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.72 million with 12K new cases

India on Thursday reported nearly 12,000 fresh coronavirus infections, bringing the nationwide tally to 10.72 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.7 million with 11K+ new cases

28 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.7 million with 11K+ new cases

India on Wednesday reported over 11,000 fresh coronavirus infections, pushing the nationwide tally past 10.7 million cases. The recovery rate stood at 96.9%.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.67 million with 9K new cases

26 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.67 million with 9K new cases

India on Monday reported roughly 9,000 coronavirus infections, marking the lowest single-day spike in over seven months.

Low testing, contact tracing blamed for Kerala's COVID-19 situation: Report

25 Jan 2021

Low testing, contact tracing blamed for Kerala's COVID-19 situation: Report

Even as the coronavirus outbreak has largely slowed down across India, the Kerala state continues to see a huge daily spike in infections.

India's richest 100 earned Rs. 13 lakh crore since March-2020

25 Jan 2021

India's richest 100 earned Rs. 13 lakh crore since March-2020

India's top 100 billionaires saw their wealth increase by Rs. 13 lakh crore since March last year even as the COVID-19 pandemic led to severe job losses, Oxfam said in its latest report.

Coronavirus: Nearly 16 lakh vaccinated in India as pace accelerates

24 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: Nearly 16 lakh vaccinated in India as pace accelerates

As the first phase of COVID-19 vaccinations is underway in India, nearly 16 lakh healthcare and frontline workers have been inoculated, government data showed.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.64 million with 14K+ new cases

23 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.64 million with 14K+ new cases

India on Friday reported over 14,000 coronavirus infections, bringing the nationwide tally to 10.64 million cases. The recovery rate stood at 96.8%.

Over 10 lakh inoculated, India's vaccination drive picks pace

22 Jan 2021

Over 10 lakh inoculated, India's vaccination drive picks pace

After the first day of the massive coronavirus vaccination drive in India led to disappointing results — the target of inoculating three lakh healthcare workers wasn't met — the country picked pace and 10,43,534 people have now been given the first dose of either Covishield or COVAXIN, data from Health Ministry revealed.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.62 million with 14K+ new cases

22 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.62 million with 14K+ new cases

India on Thursday reported at least 14,000 fresh infections, bringing the nationwide tally to 10.62 million cases.

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.61 million with 15K new cases

21 Jan 2021

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 10.61 million with 15K new cases

India on Wednesday reported at least 15,000 fresh infections, pushing the nationwide tally to 10.61 million cases. The recovery rate stands at 96.7%.