Covid Surge(Search results - 30)
Top StoriesMay 13, 2021, 4:18 PM IST
Maharashtra extends lockdown-type restrictions till June 1
The state government has also added new restrictions in the latest order. These include mandatory negative RT-PCR test report -- issued within 48 hours before the journey -- for any individual entering the state by any mode of transport.
Top StoriesMay 13, 2021, 2:07 PM IST
Covid Surge: 'India is suffering, but it will get through this'
Dr Michael J Ryan, the World Health Organisation's Executive Director of Emergencies Programme, explains how India can fight its way through the second wave of Coronavirus.
CoronavirusMay 13, 2021, 1:46 PM IST
Explained: Why India saw a tragic spike in Covid-19 cases
World Health Organisation's Covid-19 Technical Lead Dr Maria Van Kerkhove explains the reasons why India witnessed a massive surge in Coronavirus cases.
Top StoriesMay 12, 2021, 10:39 PM IST
Covid Surge: PM Modi reviews oxygen, medicine situation
Officials said that states were being provided medicines in good quantities. The production of all drugs, including Remdesivir, has been ramped up significantly in the last few weeks.
BusinessMay 10, 2021, 1:49 PM IST
Covid Surge: Emirates sets up air bridge between Dubai and India
The airline will provide free cargo capacity on all of its flights to nine Indian cities to aid international NGOs in delivering relief supplies quickly to where they are needed.
Top StoriesMay 9, 2021, 2:01 PM IST
Tighter lockdown in Delhi till May 17, Kejriwal says can't afford negligence
"The situation in Delhi is still critical. Laxity cannot be done right now. If negligence is done now, then everything will go bad. This wave is even more dangerous," Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said.
Top StoriesMay 8, 2021, 11:06 AM IST
Central Vista project: 'Criminal wastage' or just another project?
The Central Vista Project has been the subject of intense political debate in the midst of the raging Coronavirus pandemic.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 12:09 PM IST
Covid surge: Kerala to go under total lockdown from May 8 to May 16
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's lockdown announcement comes a day after the state had recorded its highest single-day rise of 41,953 new cases of Covid-19 from 1,63,321 sample tested.
Top StoriesMay 6, 2021, 11:51 AM IST
Setback for EC, Supreme Court rejects plea against Madras HC's scathing observations
The Apex Court bench comprising Justices DY Chandrachud and MR Shah said that the question of expunging the remarks made by Madras High Court recently against the Election Commission does not arise and that no restriction can be put on media from reporting Court proceedings.
United StatesMay 5, 2021, 3:22 PM IST
'Situation very desperate': Top US expert Fauci advises India to marshal all resources to fight Covid surge
Dr Fauci’s suggestions and dire assessment of India came as the number of new Covid infections in India officially passed 2 crores, almost double the number three months ago.
World NewsMay 2, 2021, 10:21 AM IST
Israel bans travel to India, six other countries amid COVID surge
Non-Israelis, however, will be able to travel to these countries, provided they plan to reside there permanently, the press release said.
LifestyleApr 30, 2021, 2:03 PM IST
Insurance firms will have to decide on Covid claims within 60 minutes
In a major relief for policyholders, the Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India has directed insurers to decide on cashless Covid-19 treatment claims within 60 minutes of the receipt of the final bill.