India needs quick and complete vaccination, not BJP’s lies: Rahul

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has alleged the government was busy saving the Prime Minister’s image while Covid-19 took its toll on the people of the country, drawing a sharp retort from Health Minister Harsh Vardhan who accused him of making ‘mythical claims’ and politicising the issue. Continue Reading

Covid, corporates, contribution

Ever since the second wave of Covid-19 hit the country hard, many private organisations and hospitals are chipping in with their contributions to aid the government’s fight against the pandemic. Continue Reading

WHO says Indian Covid-19 variant found in 44 countries around world

Amid positive signs of declining coronavirus cases in the country, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said a variant of Covid-19 suspected to have caused the explosive outbreak of the deadly virus has been found in dozens of countries all over the world. Continue Reading

Australia to reopen door to India

Australia will lift a ban on its citizens returning from Covid-ravaged India in a week, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Friday, as state officials reported that an outbreak in Sydney appeared to be contained. Continue Reading

Community transmission of Covid-19 happening in India: Experts

A group of health experts, including doctors from the AIIMS and two members of an ICMR research group on COVID-19, has said community transmission of the coronavirus infection has been well-established across large sections or sub-populations in the country. Continue Reading

Will arrival of testing kits increase corona cases in Tamilnadu?

With the numbers of coronavirus affected persons increasing each passing day in Tamilnadu, their population is expected to go up further in the days to come, thanks to the arrival of 50,000 testing kits. Continue Reading

Coronavirus cases in India soar to 562

The number of coronavirus cases in India rose to 562 today while the death toll due to COVID-19 in the country was revised down to nine, according to Health Ministry data. Continue Reading