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Kerala reports 3,502 fresh Covid cases on Tuesday; test positivity rate at 5.93 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 3,502 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on ..

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Kerala reports 2,357 fresh Covid cases on Monday; test positivity rate at 5.86 pc
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Akshay Kumar hospitalised as 'precautionary measure' after testing positive for COVID-19
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COVID-19 cases reach record high in India
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Covid effects on education in the changing world

As the second wave of Covid -19 grips the country, we witness a more intense and rapid spike in the active cases per day leading to ..

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PM Modi chairs high-level meet to review COVID situation as cases surge

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting on Sunday to review the COVID-19 situation and the vaccination ..

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Akshay Kumar tests positive for COVID-19, says 'will be back in action very soon'

Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar on Sunday informed that he has contracted COVID-19 and is currently 'under home quarantine'. The ..

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Kerala reports 2,541 fresh Covid cases on Saturday; test positivity rate at 5.67 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,541 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Saturday. The test positivity rate was recorded ..

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IPL: Wankhede ground staff test +ve for COVID-19; franchises tightening checks

New Delhi: With seven days to go for the high-octane Indian Premier League clash between Chennai Super Kings and Delhi Capitals at ..

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Kuwait extends partial curfew till April 22

Kuwait City: The nationwide partial curfew in Kuwait has been extended to April 22 in view of surging Covid cases, it was decided in ..

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India records 89,129 COVID-19 cases, 714 fatalities in a day, highest in over six months

New Delhi: India on Saturday recorded 89,129 new COVID-19 cases in a day, the highest daily rise in around six-and-half-months, taking ..

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COVID-19: Kerala, Maharashtra among 11 states of 'grave concern'

New Delhi: Eleven states and Union Territories, marked as "states of grave concern" because of their rising daily COVID-19 ..

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Kerala reports 2,508 fresh Covid cases on Friday; test positivity rate at 4.84 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,508 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Friday. The test positivity rate was recorded at ..

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COVID-19 second wave in India may peak by mid-April, say scientists

New Delhi: Scientists have predicted using a mathematical model that the ongoing second-wave of COVID-19 pandemic across the country ..

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India records highest single-day vaccine coverage at over 36 lakh

New Delhi: More than 36.7 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered in the last 24 hours, the highest single-day coverage till ..

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Malaika Arora receives first shot of COVID-19 vaccine, says 'we are in this together'

Mumbai: Bollywood diva Malaika Arora became the latest Indian celebrity to take the first jab of the COVID-19 vaccine. The 47-year-old ..

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COVID-19: Cabinet Secy to hold meeting with states including Kerala

New Delhi: Cabinet Secretary Rajiv Gauba will chair a meeting on Friday with the representatives of the states exhibiting a surge in ..

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Kuwait airport to open after completing COVID vaccination for citizens: Reports

Kuwait City: The COVID vaccination drive in Kuwait will be accelerated. As per reports, the airports will be opened as soon as the ..

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COVID test positivity rate rises in Kerala, health experts caution on second wave

Kochi: The health experts have expressed concern over the rise in test positivity rate of COVID-19 in the state. They have also alerted ..

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Single-day rise of 81,466 covid cases, highest in six months

New Delhi: India saw 81,466 new coronavirus infections being reported in a span of 24 hours, the highest single-day rise in six months, ..

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Alia Bhatt tests positive for COVID-19

New Delhi: Actor Alia Bhatt has tested positive for COVID-19 and will remain under home quarantine, she confirmed on Instagram. "Hello ..

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Railway services to resume completely within next 2 months on conditions; currently 66% trains opera

New Delhi: The Railways is likely to restore its train services to pre-COVID levels over the next two months, provided the state governments ..

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Kerala reports 2,798 fresh Covid cases on Thursday; test positivity rate at 5.15 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,798 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Thursday. The test positivity rate was recorded ..

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Brazil detects new Covid variant

Brasilia: Brazilian authorities have identified a new Covid-19 variant, similar to the one found in South Africa, which could be a ..

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Singer Bappi Lahiri hospitalised after testing Covid positive

Mumbai:Veteran composer-singer Bappi Lahiri has been hospitalised after testing Covid-19 positive, his daughter Rema Lahiri Bansal ..

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At 72,330, India reports highest daily Covid cases since Oct

New Delhi: India recorded 72,330 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, highest since October 2020, taking the total tally to ..

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UDF candidate from Kochi Tony Chammany tests positive for COVID-19

Kochi: United Democratic Front (UDF) candidate from Kochi and former Mayor Tony Chammany on Thursday said that he has tested positive ..

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Kerala reports 2,653 fresh Covid cases on Wednesday; test positivity rate rises to 5.37 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,653 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Wednesday. The test positivity rate was recorded ..

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Five states including Kerala account for over 79 per cent of active Covid cases

New Delhi: Five states cumulatively account for over 79 per cent of the total COVID-19 active cases in the country with Maharashtra ..

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India records 53,480 new COVID-19 cases, 354 deaths

New Delhi:As many as 53,480 fresh infections pushed India's COVID-19 tally to 1,21,49,335, while 354 new fatalities, the highest ..

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State all set to vaccine 45+ from tomorrow

Thiruvananthapuram: With Covid cases at an alarming rise, the Health Department will begin vaccinating those above 45 from Thursday ..

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COVID-19 situation turning from `bad to worse': Centre, warns whole country at risk

New Delhi: The Centre on Tuesday said the COVID-19 situation is turning from "bad to worse" and is a huge cause for worry, ..

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Kerala reports 2,389 fresh Covid cases on Tuesday; test positivity rate at 4.08 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,389 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Tuesday. The test positivity rate was recorded at ..

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India records 56,211 fresh COVID-19 cases

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 tally climbed to 1,20,95,855 with 56,211 more people testing positive for the infection in a span of ..

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Kerala reports 1,549 fresh Covid cases; test positivity rate remains above 4 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 1,549 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Monday. The test positivity rate was recorded at ..

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Spike in fresh COVID-19 cases, India records 68,020 new infections

New Delhi: India saw 68,020 new coronavirus cases in a span of 24 hours, the highest single-day rise so far this year, taking the country's ..

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2,216 fresh Covid cases in Kerala; test positivity rate jumps to 4.69 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,216 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Sunday. The test positivity rate was recorded at ..

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13 health workers in Kasaragod test Covid positive after vaccination

Kanhangad: 13 health workers including a doctor and nurse tested positive for Covid after receiving the second dose of the vaccine ..

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Spike in fresh COVID-19 cases, India records 62,714 new infections

New Delhi: India saw 62,714 new coronavirus infections in a day, the highest single day rise so far this year, taking the nationwide ..

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Kerala reports 2,055 new Covid cases; test positivity rate at 3.93 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 2,055 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Saturday. The test positivity rate was recorded ..

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Govt to widen Covid-19 vaccination drive soon: Union health minister

New Delhi: Amid surge in coronavirus cases, Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan said that the Central government ..

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Unfortunately, I have tested positive for Covid: Paresh Rawal

Mumbai:Veteran actor Paresh Rawal has tested positive for Covid-19. The 65-year-old actor tweeted to inform about his health and asked ..

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Spike in fresh COVID-19 cases, 62,258 new infections in a day

New Delhi: India saw 62,258 new coronavirus infections in a day, the highest single day rise so far this year, taking the nationwide ..

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Kerala witnesses 1,825 new Covid cases; test positivity rate at 3.49 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 1,825 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Friday. The test positivity rate was recorded at ..

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All above 45 yrs must take vaccine before schools reopen: Govt

Thiruvananthapuram: The state health department has informed that all arrangements for administering the COVID vaccine to people above ..

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'After Rancho, its Farhan'; Madhavan tests positive for Covid

Mumbai: R Madhavan on Thursday took to social media to inform that he has tested positive for Covid-19. However, the actor assured ..

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India continues to witness COVID-19 surge; reports 59,118 new cases, 257 deaths in 24 hrs

New Delhi: India continues to witness a surge in new COVID-19 cases as 59,118 fresh infections and 257 deaths were reported in the ..

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Kerala reports 1,989 new Covid cases on Thursday; test positivity rate at 3.9 pc

Thiruvananthapuram: A total of 1,989 new Covid-19 cases were reported in Kerala on Thursday. The test positivity rate was recorded ..