Coronavirus | Delta plus is a variant of concern, says government

Health Ministry revises threat perception of the strain AY.1 after initial definition. The Centre on Tuesday termed the emerging Delta

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Government flags gender gap in COVID-19 vaccination

Though a record 8.8 million vaccines were administered on June 21, only 46% of the beneficiaries were women. This “gender

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Top news of the day: Centre warns against lapse in recording COVID-19 as cause of death; Congress seeks restoration of Statehood to J&K ahead of meeting with Modi, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. “It is mandated that any death resulting from COVID-19 shall have

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Top news of the day: Delhi court orders immediate release of student activists; Supreme Court approves CBSE’s 30:30:40 formula for Class 12 marks, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. Delhi Police’s argument that it needed more time to verify the

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Top news of the day: No newborn calf serum in Covaxin final product, says Health Ministry; Ravi Shankar Prasad accuses Twitter of choosing path of non-compliance, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. Refutal follows some social media posts on composition of the COVID-19

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Top news of the day: Government places orders for 44 crore doses of Covishield and Covaxin; Guardian, New York Times, Reddit sites go down in massive Internet outage, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. These will be delivered by their makers between August and December

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Top news of the day: India issues ‘one last notice’ to Twitter to comply with IT rules; BJP demands probe into ‘vaccine sale’ by Punjab government, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology said that Twitter’s refusal

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Top news of the day: Have to buy time to ensure higher COVID-19 vaccination coverage, says government; RBI cuts GDP growth forecast to 9.5%, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. Almost 68 per cent decline has been noted in COVID-19 cases

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Top news of the day: Southwest monsoon arrives over Kerala; India holds talks with foreign COVID-19 vaccine makers for local manufacturing, and more

The major news headlines of the day, and more. Monsoon onset over Kerala marks the commencement of the four-month rainfall

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Coronavirus | India records over 1.33 lakh new cases, nearly 2,900 deaths on June 2, 2021

23.97 lakh vaccine doses given. India recorded 1,33,953 new COVID-19 cases and 2,897 new deaths on June 2. The country

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