Congress stages walkout from Guj Assembly over Covid death obituary

Gandhinagar |Tuesday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

The opposition Congress in Gujarat staged a walkout from the first day of the state assembly's monsoon session after the ruling party and the Speaker denied them permission to pay obituaries to those

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Biden gets Covid-19 vaccine booster shot

Washington |Tuesday, 2021 8:45:06 AM IST

US President Joe Biden on Monday received his Covid-19 vaccine booster shot on camera at the White House.

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Myanmar reports 1,282 new Covid cases, 56 more deaths

Yangon |Tuesday, 2021 10:15:05 AM IST

Myanmar reported 1,282 new Covid-19 cases with a daily test positivity rate of 7.2 per cent, bringing the tally to 459,436 cases in the country on Monday, according to a statement from the Ministry of

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New York State rolls out Covid booster doses

New York |Tuesday, 2021 11:45:06 AM IST

New York State announced on Monday that eligible New Yorkers could get Covid-19 booster doses with the launch of a new dedicated website for the purpose.

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Dengue's D2 strain causes concern for high grade fever, shock syndrome

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2021 4:15:05 AM IST

A new variant of the Dengue has been observed in over 11 states in the country which has become a big concern for health experts.

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Kerala records 11,699 new Covid cases, TPR 14.5%

Thiruvananthapuram |Tuesday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Kerala on Monday logged 11,699 people turning Covid positive after only 80,372 samples - as in the norm for weekends - were tested in the past 24 hours.

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Chinese mainland reports 13 new locally transmitted Covid cases

Beijing |Tuesday, 2021 1:15:07 PM IST

The Chinese mainland on Monday reported 13 new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases, the National Health Commission said in its daily report on Tuesday.

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118 Covid recoveries, 117 new cases in J&K

Srinagar |Tuesday, 2021 1:45:05 AM IST

Covid recoveries and new cases almost matched each other in J&K on Monday with 118 recoveries and 117 new cases reported during the last 24 hours.

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Covid-specific antibodies remain in breast milk for 10 months post infection

New York |Tuesday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Covid infection in breastfeeding women produces virus-neutralising antibodies that remain in their milk for up to 10 months, finds a new study.

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Africa's Covid cases surpass 8.27 million

Addis Ababa |Tuesday, 2021 7:45:05 AM IST

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 8,275,465 as of Monday afternoon, the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.

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'Centre only said it would consider TN proposal on HLL Biotech's vax plant'

Chennai |Monday, 2021 4:45:06 PM IST

The Central Government has only said it would look into the proposal given by the M.K. Stalin government to operate the integrated vaccine complex in Chengalpattu belonging to HLL Biotech Ltd, said Ta

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India reports 26,041 new Covid cases, 276 deaths

New Delhi |Monday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

India's fresh Covid cases continued to decline as 26,041 new infections and 276 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Monday.

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