Articles about Omicron variant

25 Oct 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 862 cases, lowest tally in 6 months

India recorded its lowest number of daily COVID-19 cases in 196 days, or more than six months, with a three-digit tally of 862 on Tuesday.

19 Oct 2022

India
Emergence of new Omicron sub variants put government on toes

The emergence of new Omicron sub variants in India has alerted government as the Ministry of Health has said that they were "monitoring key data."

18 Oct 2022

Coronavirus
India's 1st case of Omicron subvariant BQ.1 reported from Pune

India's first case of the Omicron subvariant BQ.1 of coronavirus—considered to be dangerous—was reported from Pune, Maharashtra, on Monday during the genome sequencing of a patient's sample.

13 Oct 2022

Shanghai
China: Fresh restrictions grip Shanghai as COVID-19 cases rise

The coronavirus is again flaring up in China's financial capital Shanghai as the city on Wednesday recorded the highest number of COVID-19 cases since July, Bloomberg reported.

19 Aug 2022

Delhi
COVID-19, flu currently grips 80% of Delhi homes: Survey

Eight out of ten households in the Delhi-NCR region have been hit by viral fever and COVID-19 in the last 30 days, according to a LocalCircles online poll.

17 Jul 2022

Narendra Modi
India's COVID-19 vaccination campaign crosses milestone of 2 billion doses

India on Sunday crossed the milestone of administering two billion COVID-19 vaccine doses.

07 Jul 2022

India
New COVID-19 sub-variant BA.2.75 detected in India: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has found a new sub-lineage BA.2.75 of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus in India and some other countries, PTI reported.

19 Jun 2022

Paris
Clinical trials for nasal COVID-19 vaccine complete: Bharat Biotech

The phase 3 clinical trials of Bharat Biotech's COVID-19 nasal vaccine have been completed, according to Dr. Krishna Ella, the company's Chairman and Managing Director.

17 Jun 2022

Qatar
How long does immunity last after COVID-19?

Experts have warned that exposure to the coronavirus, through vaccination or infection, does not mean that you are completely protected from future infections.

01 Jun 2022

COVID-19
No concerning trends caused by new Omicron subvariants: Experts

Although India hasn't detected any concerning trends because of the discovery of new Omicron mutations—BA.4 and BA.5—experts have warned that people should remain vigilant against COVID-19.

23 May 2022

COVID-19
First cases of new Omicron subvariants detected in India

The first cases of the BA.4 and BA.5 subvariants of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 have been found in Tamil Nadu and Telangana, respectively, the Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) confirmed on Sunday.

03 May 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19 Omicron XE subvariant presence confirmed in India: Details here

The country's first case of COVID-19 Omicron sub-variant XE has been confirmed by the Centre's Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Sequencing Consortium (INSACOG).

01 May 2022

Pfizer
New Omicron sub-variants can trigger new COVID-19 wave: Study

Scientists in South Africa have found that new Omicron subvariants—BA.4 and BA.5—are capable enough to evade immunity and trigger a new COVID-19 wave, Reuters reported.

25 Apr 2022

Beijing
Beijing: Mass testing amid 'grim' COVID-19 situation triggers lockdown fears

Panic seized residents of China's capital city, Beijing, on Monday as the government ordered mass COVID-19 testing in the city's biggest district, Chaoyang.

22 Apr 2022

Delhi
COVID-19: How concerning is new Omicron variant discovered in Delhi?

Some laboratories in Delhi have reportedly discovered a new COVID-19 Omicron variant, the BA.2.12.1, raising concerns it may be triggering the recent surge in cases in the national capital.

15 Apr 2022

Delhi
COVID-19: India reports 949 new cases, 6 more deaths

India on Friday reported nearly 950 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of about 60 cases from the previous day.

08 Apr 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India logs 1,109 new cases, 43 more deaths

India on Friday reported over 1,100 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of nearly 100 cases from the day before.

06 Apr 2022

India
COVID-19: India logs 1,086 new cases, 71 more deaths

India on Wednesday reported over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of over 200 cases than the day before.

05 Apr 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 795 new cases, 58 more deaths

India on Tuesday reported less than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases for the second consecutive day.

03 Apr 2022

India
COVID-19: China fighting worst outbreak, UK sets new high

COVID-19 is showing no indications of going away anytime soon, despite a decline in cases in most countries.

New COVID-19 mutant 'XE' could be most transmissible, says WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has said a new mutation of the novel coronavirus, known as XE, appears to be 10% more transmissible than the BA.2 sub-variant of Omicron.

01 Apr 2022

Maharashtra
COVID-19 in India: States where wearing mask isn't mandatory anymore

States like Maharashtra, Delhi, and Telangana have announced the relaxation of COVID-19-related norms, including the wearing of face masks, starting this month.

31 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 1,225 new cases, 28 more fatalities

India on Thursday reported over 1,200 new COVID-19 cases, slightly lower than the previous day.

30 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 1,233 new cases, 31 more fatalities

India on Wednesday reported over 1,200 new COVID-19 cases, slightly lower than the previous day.

29 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 1,259 new cases, 35 more fatalities

India on Tuesday reported over 1,200 new COVID-19 cases, slightly lower than the previous day.

28 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 1,270 new cases, 31 more fatalities

India on Monday reported over 1,200 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of over 150 cases from the previous day.

25 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 1,685 new cases, 83 more fatalities

India on Friday reported over 1,600 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of over 250 cases from the previous day.

23 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India logs 1,778 new cases; 62 more deaths

India on Wednesday reported over 1,700 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of around 200 cases from the previous day.

22 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 1,581 new cases; 33 more deaths

India on Tuesday reported over 1,500 new COVID-19 cases, a slight increase of around 30 cases from the previous day.

COVID-19: Cases surge in Asia, Europe; WHO issues warning

The COVID-19 pandemic is far from over as cases are rising significantly in many southeast Asian and European countries.

17 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 2,539 new cases; 60 more deaths

India on Thursday reported over 2,500 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of around 300 cases from the previous day.

17 Mar 2022

South Korea
South Korea logs record-high 6 lakh daily COVID-19 cases

South Korea's daily COVID-19 case count has shattered the previous record on Thursday, recording over six lakh new cases for the first time ever since the pandemic broke out.

16 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 2,876 new cases; 98 more deaths

India on Wednesday reported over 2,800 new COVID-19 cases, an increase of around 300 cases from the previous day.

12 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 3,614 new cases; 89 more deaths

India on Saturday reported over 3,600 new COVID-19 cases, marking a decline of around 500 cases from the previous day.

10 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 4,184 new cases; 104 more deaths

India on Thursday reported over 4,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of around 400 cases from the previous day.

09 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 4,575 new cases; 145 more deaths

India on Wednesday reported over 4,500 new COVID-19 cases, a slight increase of over 500 cases from the previous day.

08 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 3,992 new cases; 108 more deaths

India on Tuesday reported nearly 4,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of over 300 cases from the previous day.

07 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India's single-day tally drops below 5,000 cases

India on Monday reported less than 5,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of around 1,000 cases from the previous day.

06 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India sees less than 6,000 new cases, 158 deaths

India on Sunday reported less than 6,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of around 500 cases from the previous day.

03 Mar 2022

COVID-19
COVID-19: India reports 6,561 new cases; 142 more deaths

India on Thursday reported over 6,000 new COVID-19 cases, a decline of around 1,000 cases from the previous day.

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