covid

India surpasses 1 cr COVID-19 cases as 25,152 infections add

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 caseload surpassed the somber one-crore mark Saturday, ..

COVID-19
COVID-19 is world war, has spread like wildfire due to lack of implementation of guidelines: SC
Covid vaccine
India to produce 300mn doses of Sputnik V vaccine in 2021: Report
COVID-19
Kerala reports 5,456 COVID-19 cases; test positivity rate increases to 10.02 percent
Emmanuel Macron

French President Emmanuel Macron tests positive for COVID-19

Paris: French President Emmanuel Macron has tested positive for COVID-19, the presidential Elysee Palace announced on Thursday. It ..

covid

COVID-19 caseload in India climbs to 99.56 lakh

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 99.56 lakh with 24,010 new infections being reported in a day, while the number of ..

covid 19

Kerala reports 6,185 COVID-19 cases; 5,728 recoveries

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Wednesday reported 5,218 fresh cases of Covid-19, informed Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan. The district ..

covid 19

Kerala reports 5,218 COVID-19 cases; test positivity rate at 9.24 percent

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Tuesday reported 5,218 fresh cases of Covid-19, informed Health Minister K. K. Shailaja. The district ..

Sabarimala

New COVID-19 guidelines issued in Sabarimala; RT-PCR mandatory after December 26

Thiruvananthapuram: New guidelines have been issued in view of the increasing number of Coronavirus cases in connection with Sabarimala ..

parliament

No Winter Session due to Covid, Budget Session in Jan 2021

New Delhi: Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi in his letter to Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury made ..

covid

COVID-19: India records 22,065 infections, 354 fatalities

New Delhi: India's daily COVID-19 case count fell below 23,000 after a little over five months, while the national recovery rate ..

COVID-19

With fewer tests, Kerala reports 2,707 COVID-19 cases; test positivity rate at 8.49 percent

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Monday reported 2,707 fresh cases of Covid-19, informed Health Minister K K Shailaja. The district wise ..

IIT Madras

Over 100 from IIT-Madras test positive for COVID-19, institute shuts down

Chennai: The Indian Institute of Technology-Madras here has been hit by the coronavirus outbreak with over 100 people, a majority of ..

AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria

AIIMS director's co-authored book on India's fight against Covid hit the stands

New Delhi: "Till We Win", a definitive account of Indias fight against Covid-19 -- how to cope with the pandemic in the days ..

Mahira Khan

'Raees' actress Mahira Khan tests Covid-19 positive, in isolation

Mumbai: Pakistani actress Mahira Khan has tested positive for Covid-19. She is currently living in isolation. The actress took to ..

Covid vaccine

Task force to be formed for distribution of COVID vaccine

Kochi: Steps to form task force including officials from various departments have been initiated anticipating the arrival of the Covid ..

covid

COVID-19: Daily new cases dip below 30,000 again this month

New Delhi: The daily new COVID-19 cases fell below 30,000 for the third time this month taking India's virus caseload to 98.84 ..

jp nadda

BJP chief JP Nadda tests coronavirus positive

New Delhi: BJP President J.P. Nadda on Sunday said that he has tested positive for coronavirus, and is isolating at home. Nadda ..

Covid

Covid test positivity rate in Kerala again crosses 10 percent; reports 4,698 new cases

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Sunday reported 4,698 fresh cases of Covid-19, informed Health Minister K K Shailaja. The district wise ..

vaccine

Online Covid calculator will tell who must get vaccines first

New York: Researchers, including one of Indian origin, have developed a new online calculator for estimating the individual and community-level ..

suresh

Malayali doctor among others first to receive Covid vaccine

Kozhikode: As Britain started the biggest vaccination drive in the country’s history with the new Covid jab, people who are ..

A Vijayaraghavan

Free vaccine part of Covid treatment, Vijayaraghavan backs CM

Thiruvananthapuram: CPM state secretary A Vijayaraghavan said that the announcement of free Covid vaccine made by Chief Minister Pinarayi ..

covid

COVID-19 caseload in India rises to 98.57 lakh

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 caseload rose to 98.57 lakh, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged ..

Covid vaccine pinarayi

Covid vaccine will be provided free of cost in Kerala: Pinarayi Vijayan

Thiruvananthapuram: Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Saturday said that Covid vaccine will be provided free in the state. “We ..

covid india

Kerala reports 5,949 new Covid-19 cases; test positivity rate at 9.97 percent

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Saturday reported 5,949 fresh cases of Covid-19, informed Health Minister K K Shailaja. The district ..

covid 19

India's active COVID-19 caseload continues to decline, drops below 3.6 lakh: Health ministry

New Delhi: India's total COVID-19 active caseload has dropped to below 3.6 lakh (3,59,819), and comprises just 3.66 per cent of ..

seafood restaurant

How this couple merged painting with cooking during Covid times

Kollam: This is the story of artistic survival. Kollam native Shimoon who runs an art gallery, his wife Anjana who is a painter and ..

covid

30,006 new Covid cases take India's virus tally to 98,26,775

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 tally of cases climbed to 98.26 lakh with 30,006 new cases in a day, while 93,24,328 people have recuperated ..

vaccine

DCGI gives nod to India's first indigenous mRNA vaccine for human trial

New Delhi: India's first indigenous mRNA vaccine candidate has received approval from the Drug Controller General of India to initiate ..

Guruvayur temple

Guruvayur temple bans entry of devotees as 46 employees test COVID positive

Guruvayur: The authority has banned the entry of devotees in Guruvayur Sree Krishna temple from Saturday after 46 employees tested ..

covid

Kerala reports 4,642 new Covid-19 cases; test positivity rate at 8.68 percent

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Friday reported 4,642 fresh cases of Covid-19, informed Health Minister K K Shailaja. The district wise ..

Kim Ki duk

Noted South Korean filmmaker Kim Ki-duk succumbs to COVID-19, say reports

Latvia: Famous South Korean filmmaker Kim Ki-duk who was in critical condition, after testing COVID positive, breathed his last on ..

Pfizer vaccine

US advisory panel endorses emergency use of Pfizer vaccine

New York:A high powered vaccine advisory panel, after a marathon 9-hour debate on safety and efficacy data, has endorsed emergency ..

COVID-19

Kerala reports 4,470 new coronavirus cases on Thursday; test positivity rate at 8.47 percent

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Thursday reported 4,470 fresh Covid-19 cases, informed Health Minister KK Shailaja. The district wise ..

Neetu Kapoor

Neetu Kapoor confirms testing Covid positive

Mumbai: Veteran actress Neetu Kapoor on Thursday confirmed that she is Covid positive. She added that she has self-quarantined and ..

Sayabot

This robot checks temperature of voters, serves sanitizer at polling booth in Thrikkakara

Kochi: Voters who reached Thrikkakara community hall to cast their vote were surprised to see a robot outside the polling station. ..

covid

India's COVID-19 tally rises to 97.64 lakh with 31,521 fresh cases

New Delhi: India's COVID-19 caseload climbed to 97,67,371 with 31,521 fresh infections, while the total number of recoveries surged ..

covid

Tensions rise over masks as virus grips smaller US cities

Kansas City (US): Arguments over mask requirements and other restrictions have turned ugly in recent days as the deadly coronavirus ..

Covaxin

Foreign envoys impressed with India's progress on Covid-19 vaccine

Hyderabad/New Delhi: Over 60 foreign envoys on Wednesday visited Hyderabad-based leading biotech companies Bharat Biotech and Biological ..

COVID

Kerala reports 4,875 new Covid cases, 35 deaths; test positivity rate at 9.26 percent

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala on Wednesday reported 4,875 fresh Covid-19 cases, informed Health Minister KK Shailaja. The district wise ..

SC

SC says posters should not be affixed outside homes of COVID patients

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Wednesday took note of the Centre's guidelines and said that posters and signage should not be ..

Kriti Sanon

Bollywood star Kriti Sanon tests Covid positive

Mumbai: Bollywood actress Kriti Sanon has reportedly tested Covid- 19 positive. However, Kriti is yet to confirm or deny this update ..

covid

'Covaxin likely to be available for public use by Feb 2021'

New Delhi: Covaxin, the COVID vaccine candidate by Hyderabad-based vaccine manufacturer Bharat Biotech Limited, being developed in ..

Rajesh Bhushan

3 COVID-19 vaccine candidates under active consideration of drug regulator: Health Ministry

New Delhi: Three COVID-19 vaccines candidates, developed by Bharat Biotech, Serum Institute of India and Pfizer, are under active consideration ..

covid

5,032 new COVID-19 cases reported in Kerala on Tuesday; 4,735 recoveries

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala reported 5,032 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, informed Health Minister K K Shailaja. The district wise ..

covid

India records 26,567 new COVID-19 cases, 835 more deaths; infection tally crosses 97 lakh

New Delhi: The number of new COVID-19 cases reported in a span of 24 hours was recorded below 27,000 after nearly five months on Tuesday, ..

covid

‘Covid cases increase in hot climate,’ study by Malayali researcher in American journal

Thrissur: A study conducted by a group of researchers including a Malayali has found that coronavirus doesn’t weaken in hot climate ..

covid

Kerala reports 3,272 new COVID cases on Monday

Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala reported 3,272 COVID-19 cases on Monday, informed Health Minister K K Shailaja. The district wise distribution ..