Covid 19 Outbreak(Search results - 34)
Top StoriesJul 21, 2021, 4:02 PM IST
'No oxygen shortage death data' sparks Opposition fury, BJP hits back
The Opposition accuses the government of lying in Parliament while the BJP says they should politicising deaths and put the onus on states for not reporting the deaths.
World NewsJul 21, 2021, 9:48 AM IST
WHO chief warns: 'The pandemic is a test and the world is failing'
The WHO chief said that anyone who thinks the pandemic is over because it is over where they live is living in a fool's paradise.
Top StoriesJan 14, 2021, 7:08 PM IST
It's official! There will be no chief guest this Republic Day
Amidst the Covid-19 outbreak across the globe, India has decided not to have any chief guest for this year's Republic Day parade. Anish Singh reports
Top StoriesJan 5, 2021, 3:43 PM IST
Several Indian States report bird flu amid COVID-19 outbreak; alert sounded in Kerala, Rajasthan
Bird flu outbreak has been confirmed in Himachal Pradesh, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan.
Top StoriesDec 17, 2020, 5:22 PM IST
ISRO launches India’s 42nd communication satellite CMS-01 on-board PSLV-C50
This is the second satellite launched by the space organisation amid the prevailing coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.
Positive StoriesDec 17, 2020, 11:52 AM IST
Bengaluru: Meet Rooqsar Naaz, an unsung COVID-19 warrior
The Covid-19 outbreak has brought our lives to a standstill and has confronted the entire world with a crisis like never before, redefining the way we exist.
In the wake of this unprecedented calamity, the volunteers world over have emerged as true warriors who are providing unconditional support on the frontlines & putting their own lives at risk to keep us safe.
One such Covid-19 warrior is Bengaluru resident Rooqsar Naz. Before the pandemic, Rooqsar’s life was just like any other professional in the city. An HR employee with an IT firm, Rooqsar joined the Karnataka Civil Defence as a Deputy Divisional Warden in March 2020.
Coronavirus IndiaNov 5, 2020, 6:46 PM IST
20 key steps UGC wants colleges and universities to adopt before reopening
Over 7 months since universities and other educational institutions across the country shut down after a countrywide lockdown was announced to contain the spread of the Covid-19 outbreak, the University Grants Commission has now issued guidelines for their reopening.
IndiaOct 15, 2020, 2:27 PM IST
Kolkata's Santosh Mitra Square puja committee to restrict visitors during Durga puja
Kolkata’s popular Santosh Mitra Square Durga puja committee has decided to restrict its Durga Puja celebrations to only selective members and will go virtual for the rest citing COVID-19 outbreak. This year the 12-foot pandal, one of the oldest in Kolkata, is themed on the Badrinath temple and designed by artist Mintu Pal.
WORLDOct 8, 2020, 11:47 AM IST
Coronavirus: US President Donald Trump sharpens attack, says China will pay ‘big price’ for COVID-19 outbreak
US President Donald Trump on Thursday again sharpened his attacks on China saying coronavirus was Beijing's fault and warned the country of paying a "big price" for it.
IndiaSep 23, 2020, 11:49 AM IST
Karnataka’s COVID-19 outbreak may peak in April 2021: IISc Study
Scientists who have been conducting a predictive analysis of the COVID-19 outbreak have cautioned that Karnataka’s coronavirus outbreak may peak in April 2021 with close to 25.7 lakh cases in the first week. The report also suggests that the state may record 10 lakh new COVID-19 cases by November this year.
IndiaSep 16, 2020, 2:28 PM IST
Amid COVID-19 pandemic, West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee to visit North Bengal for 2 days
West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee is likely to visit North Bengal next week to hold an administrative review meeting and take part in public distribution there. This will be her first North Bengal tour after COVID-19 outbreak and the subsequent lockdown since March.
WORLDSep 7, 2020, 9:12 AM IST
US election 2020: Trump minimised seriousness of COVID-19 outbreak in US, says Kamala Harris
She further criticised the US President for making the virus a partisan issue stating that "They could care less who was voted in the elections."
WORLDSep 3, 2020, 10:37 AM IST
India-China standoff: China taking advantage of COVID-19 outbreak, India one such example, says US diplomat
The Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs also reiterated Secretary Pompeo's remarks that the United States hopes for a peaceful resolution to the border standoff between India and China.
WORLDJul 27, 2020, 6:55 PM IST
Chinese doctor accuses authorities of COVID-19 cover-up; says Wuhan market was ‘clean already’
Professor Kwok-Yung Yuen who helped investigate the COVID-19 outbreak in Wuhan, said the physical evidence at the Huanan wildlife market was destroyed and the response to clinical findings was slow.