US supports Covid vaccine patent waiver as proposed by India, South Africa

Washington: The Biden administration has announced to support India and South Africa''s ..

Covid deaths rise to 920, cases stay above 50,000 in Maharashtra
Kerala logs highest single-day spike of 41,953 COVID cases
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COVID third wave inevitable in India, alerts Principal Scientific Advisor
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CM writes to PM, seeks 1000 tonnes of oxygen, 50 lakh Covishield doses

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday requested the Centre to provide at least 1000 tonnes of imported ..

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Covid jabs for kids: Pfizer to seek approval in September

Washington: Pharmaceutical major Pfizer will likely seek the US Food and Drug Administration's emergency authorisation to administer ..

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Writer KV Thikkurissi succumbs to Covid-19

Thiruvananthapuram: Noted writer and teacher K V Thikkurissi passed away after being affected with Covid-19. He was 88. He had been ..

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India records 3,780 fresh fatalities, 3,82,315 cases in single day

New Delhi: A record 3,780 fresh COVID-19 fatalities were registered in a single day in India taking the death toll to 2,26,188, while ..


Covid caseload to go up in next 2 weeks; State TPR higher than national average

Thiruvananthapuram: An expert committee warned that the number of Covid patients in the state is likely to go up or remain static in ..


Kerala logs 37,190 COVID cases, 57 deaths on Tuesday

Thiruvananthapuram: Amid the second wave of the COVID-19, Kerala added 37,190 fresh cases to its tally on Tuesday. The test positivity ..

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HC lauds govt’s efforts to slash RTPCR test rate amid Covid surge

Kochi: The Kerala High Court has appreciated the government’s decision to slash the RTPCR test rate during the surge in COVID ..


IPL-14 suspended indefinitely due to rising Covid cases

New Delhi:The Indian Premier League was on Tuesday suspended indefinitely after multiple COVID-19 cases were reported in its bio-bubble, ..


India records 3,57,229 new cases in single day

New Delhi: India's total tally of COVID-19 cases crossed the 2 crore mark with 3,57,229 infections being reported in a day, while ..


No boat service through canal filled with weeds; Covid patient dies not getting treatment

Cheepunkal (Kumarakom): In a tragic incident, a Covid patient died after he did not get treatment on time because he could not be taken ..

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Only 25 pc staff in offices

Thiruvananthapuram: The government had directed only 25 percent attendance in offices from Tuesday onwards. The state government has ..

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Fauci's advice to India: Clamp nationwide lockdown, go for massive vaccination drive

Washington: Expressing concern over surging coronavirus cases in India, America's top public health expert and White House Chief ..

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Kerala records 26,011 fresh COVID cases; 45 deaths on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala has reported a slight dip in the daily COVID cases with 26,011 new patients on Monday. 45 deaths also were ..

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Centre postpones NEET-PG exam by 4 months to confirm service of doctors for COVID duty

New Delhi: Seeking to augment human resources deployed in fighting COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has approved a number of ..


COVID hits IPL: KKR-RCB match postponed after 2 players test positive

New Delhi: The COVID-19 storm struck IPL on Monday with Kolkata Knight Riders' Varun Chakravarthy and Sandeep Warrier testing positive ..


SC directs centre, states to consider imposing lockdown to curb 2nd wave of Covid

New Delhi: In the wake of the second wave of Covid-19, the Supreme Court on Monday directed the central and state governments to consider ..


10 states including Maharashtra, Kerala account for over 73 pc of new COVID-19 cases

New Delhi: Bihar, Uttar Pradesh and Delhi are among 10 states that account for 73.78 per cent of the new 3,68,147 COVID-19 cases registered ..

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Strict restrictions in Kerala from Tuesday, only essential services allowed

Thiruvananthapuram: The state government has issued orders declaring strict restrictions across the state from Tuesday in view of the ..


India records 3,68,147 new Covid cases in single day

New Delhi: The daily COVID-19 cases in India showed a slight dip with 3,68,147 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, ..

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'Captain' leads LDF to sweeping victory in Kerala assembly polls; gets historic second term

Kannur: With ruling Left Democratic Front (LDF) appearing poised to form the government in Kerala again, Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayandedicated ..


Kerala logs 31,959 new Covid cases on Sunday; 49 deaths reported

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 31,959 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Sunday. 49 deaths also were reported. Test positivity ..

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Record 3,689 daily COVID-19 deaths in India, 3,92,488 more test positive

New Delhi:A record 3,689 daily COVID-19 fatalities pushed India's death toll to 2,15,542, while the infection count reached to ..

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Action against labs which refuse to conduct RT-PCR tests for Rs 500: CM

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said that action will be taken against the laboratories that refuse to conduct ..


Kerala logs 35,636 new Covid cases on Saturday; 48 deaths reported

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 35,636 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Saturday. 48 deaths also were reported. Test positivity ..