Covid 19 Testing(Search results - 37)
India NewsAug 31, 2021, 1:44 PM IST
Delhi to get portable mohalla clinics, built from shipping containers
With the emergence of the Covid-19 pandemic last year, the city's mohalla clinics were directed to begin COVID-19 testing as part of the Delhi government's effort to scale up testing amid a rise in coronavirus infections. The clinics within the containers will be entirely air-conditioned.
Top StoriesAug 4, 2021, 1:58 PM IST
Central team recommends testing, tracing, containment measures to deal with COVID crisis in Kerala
Negligence in the monitoring of Covid-19 patients in home isolation and not following central guidelines are among the reasons behind the high Covid-19 numbers in Kerala, a central team that visited the state has told the Union Health Ministry.
Top StoriesJul 2, 2021, 11:59 AM IST
Fake COVID-19 testing scam: SIT probing role of officers connected to Kumbh Mela administration
An additional charge under IPC Sec 467 (Forgery of valuable security, will, etc) has also been added in the FIR.
Top StoriesMar 19, 2021, 2:31 PM IST
BMC makes COVID-19 negative report mandatory to enter shopping malls in Mumbai
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday announced that it will make the Rapid Antigen Test facility to take samples for Covid-19 testing compulsory for all malls in the city. The new rule will come into effect from March 22.
ChinaJan 23, 2021, 2:09 PM IST
Hong Kong orders strict lockdown for 48 hours, thousands to stay indoors
The government will lift the lockdown declaration only when it is satisfied everyone in the area has been tested.
Top StoriesDec 14, 2020, 4:18 PM IST
Delhi HC suggests AAP govt to increase testing in districts where COVID infection numbers are high
The suggestion came during the brief hearing of a plea by advocate Rakesh Malhotra seeking increase in the Covid-19 testing numbers in the national capital and getting speedy results.
IndiaNov 3, 2020, 9:56 AM IST
BBMP: COVID-19 testing to be enhanced in RR Nagar after bypolls
BBMP to enhance COVID-19 testing after voting ends on Tuesday in RR Nagar. Voting percentage in RR Nagar stands at 7.1% until 9am.
IndiaOct 22, 2020, 1:31 PM IST
Mysuru Dasara: As tourists increase MCC sets up free COVID-19 testing centres
Due to increasing inflow of tourists for the 10-day Dasara Festival in the city, Mysuru City Corporation (MCC), in an effort to control the spread of the deadly COVID-19, has formed mobile teams to conduct COVID-19 tests free of cost.
IndiaOct 20, 2020, 9:21 AM IST
Bengaluru: 73% rise in COVID-19 testing capacity, says Sudhakar
Karnataka Health, Family Welfare and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar has said that Bengaluru has seen a drastic reduction in mortality rate and significant rise in COVID-19 testing capacity by 73 percent.
IndiaOct 9, 2020, 12:26 PM IST
Be COVID-19 negative, to meet Karnataka CM BS Yediyurappa
Those visiting the CM’s office or those wanting to meet BS Yediyurappa will have to carry a COVID-19 negative certificate here on. The first visitors visiting the CM’s home office on Thursday were surprised to see the security personnel direct them to the makeshift Covid-19 testing centre.
WORLDAug 25, 2020, 10:08 AM IST
Coronavirus: Joe Biden, Kamala Harris to undergo routine COVID-19 testing as US election race heats up
Staffers who interact with the candidates will also be tested regularly. And the campaign has pledged to make public if either Biden or Harris tests positive for the virus.
IndiaAug 24, 2020, 12:58 PM IST
Kerala: Speaker gives nod to no-confidence motion against Pinarayi government
All the legislators and their personal staff were subjected to COVID-19 testing before the session and no MLA tested positive for the virus.
WORLDAug 7, 2020, 7:55 PM IST
Coronavirus: Hong Kong offers free COVID-19 testing for all residents
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said the Chinese city will offer free coronavirus testing for all its 7.5 million residents beginning in two weeks
IndiaAug 6, 2020, 5:56 PM IST
Coronavirus: Karnataka gets its first mobile COVID-19 testing labs
Earlier, Dr Sudhakar had said the number of cured and recovered patients in the state surpassed the number of active cases.