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Health Ministry Cautions On 'Adverse' Effects Of COVID-19 Vaccination, Asks States To Remain Prepared
Health Ministry Cautions On 'Adverse' Effects Of COVID-19 Vaccination, Asks States To Remain Prepared

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry said on Tuesday that India is doing relatively well in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, besides speaking about the way forward – vaccines. Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said that 29,000 cold-chain points, 240 walk-in coolers, 70 walk-in freezers, 45,000 ice-lined refrigerators, 41,000 deep freezers and 300 solar […]

COVID-19 cases
India’s COVID-19 Tally Rises To 99.32 Lakh With 26K New Infections

New Delhi: With 26,382 new coronavirus infections and 387 deaths in the past 24 hours, India’s overall tally stood at 99,32,547 on Wednesday, while the death toll reached 1,44,096, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said. With over 33,813 patients taking the total number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to […]

Coronavirus Recovery
Odisha Reports 407 Covid-19 New Infections, 5 Fatalities In 24 Hours

Bhubaneswar: Odisha reported 407 fresh COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, pushing the total positive tally to 3,24,796, while the death toll mounted to 1,820 with five more fatalities. Of the new cases detected in 26 of the 30 districts, 236 have been reported from different quarantine centres and the remaining 171 are related to local transmission […]

Coronavirus-Vaccine
One-Fourth Of World Population World May Not Get Covid Vaccine Until 2022, Reveals Study

New York: Nearly a quarter of the world’s population may not have access to a Covid-19 vaccine until at least 2022, revealed researchers in a major study. The findings, published in the journal The BMJ, suggest that the operational challenges of the global Covid-19 vaccination programme will be at least as difficult as the scientific […]

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WHO To Investigate Covid-19 Origins In China's Wuhan

Geneva: A team of 10 international scientists will travel to the Chinese city of Wuhan next month to investigate the origins of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), the World Health Organization (WHO) has said. In the early days of the virus, it was traced to a so-called “wet market” in Wuhan, Hubei province, and it was […]

Global COVID-19 Cases
Global Covid-19 Cases Surpass 74 Million Mark

Washington: The total number of global Covid-19 cases has surpassed the 74 million mark, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.64 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. In its latest update on Thursday, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that the current global caseload and death toll stood […]

Coronavirus
COVID-19: India Records 24010 New Cases, 355 Fatalities In Last 24 Hours

New Delhi: With 24,010 fresh novel Coronavirus infections and 355 deaths in the past 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 99.56 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 94.89 lakh, on Thursday, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said. The total coronavirus cases mounted to 99,56,557 […]

COVID-19 Odisha Update
Covid-19 Cases In Odisha Cross 3.25 Lakh, Death Toll At 1,825

Bhubaneswar: The daily Covid-19 count in Odisha continued its downward trend on Thursday. As many as 351 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours in the State which pushed the positive tally over 3.25 lakh. Of the fresh cases reported from 27 districts, 203 were related to quarantine while the remaining 148 are […]

In COVID Management, Odisha Slips Behind North East, Bihar And UP: SBI
In COVID Management, Odisha Slips Behind North East, Bihar And UP: SBI

Bhubaneswar: Notwithstanding Odisha government going gung-ho over the Ganjam Covid-19 management model to showcase how skilfully the State had controlled the novel Coronavirus pandemic in the State, the bitter home-truth is that Odisha has been ranked lower than the North-eastern states, including Assam, Bihar and UP in the management of Covid-19 pandemic across states in […]

COVID-19 Vaccination In Odisha
COVID-19 Vaccination: Survey Reveals, 53% Indians Are Concerned Over Taking Vaccine

New Delhi: While the Central Government has geared up for the vaccination drive, more than 50 per cenr of India’s population has expressed caution towards taking the coronavirus vaccine, a survey revealed on Thursday. The survey holds importance at a time when questions are being raised on both the safety and efficacy of the vaccines […]

Global-COVID19
Global COVID-19 Cases Exceed 74.8 Million, Death Tally Crosses 1.66 Million

Washington: The total number of global covid-19 cases has surpassed 74.8 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.66 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. The University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed that the current global caseload and death toll stood at 74,875,300 and 1,660,132, respectively, in its latest […]

India-COVID19
India Logs 22K New COVID Cases, Tally Surpasses 99.79 Lakh Mark

New Delhi: With 22,890 new coronavirus infections and 338 deaths in the past 24 hours, India’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 99.79 lakh on Friday, while the death toll reached 1,44,789, Union Health Ministry’s data updated on Friday. In the past 11 months, 95,20,827 people have recovered, of whom 31,087 recovered in the last 24 hours, […]

Covid-19-Odisha
Odisha Reports 358 New Covid-19 Cases, 4 More Fatalities

Bhubaneswar: As many as 358 people were tested positive for Covid-19 while four patients succumbed to the virus in Odisha in the last 24 hours pushing the infection tally to 3,25,505 and death toll to 1,829 in the State on Friday. The new cases were detected from 27 districts of the State. A total of […]

COVID19-Brain
New Study Strongly Suggests Covid-19 Enters Brain

Washington: Researchers have now claimed that more and more evidence is coming out that people with Covid-19 are suffering from cognitive effects, such as brain fog and fatigue. The study, published in the journal Nature Neuroscience, found that that the spike protein, often depicted as the red arms of the virus, can cross the blood-brain […]

86% People In India Taking Haldi Milk, Kadha Following AYUSH Guidelines
86% People In India Taking Haldi Milk, Kadha Following AYUSH Guidelines

New Delhi: About 86 per cent people in the country are following one or the other AYUSH guideline, a senior ministry official said on Friday. Addressing the ASSOCHAM Foundation Week 2020, AYUSH Ministry Secretary Vaidya Rajesh Kotecha said through the Ayush Sanjeevani mobile application, the ministry has received a data set of 1.47 crore people. […]

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