SJTA seeks Covid-19 vaccination for servitors, families

Bhubaneswar |Friday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) on Thursday requested the Odisha health department for Covid-19 vaccination of servitors and their families as they are now being exposed to the devotees e

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Seers back Covid vaccination drive in MP

Bhopal |Friday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

In an effort to make the Covid-19 vaccination drive a huge success in Madhya Pradesh, several religious leaders and eminent personalities across the state have launched a 'Jan Jagriti Abhiyan' to rais

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Shuttlers Srikanth, Covid+ Praneeth in 10-day quarantine in Bangkok

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 1:45:06 AM IST

Badminton World Championship bronze medallist Sai Praneeth and former world No.1 Kidambi Srikanth, roommates for the ongoing Thailand Open Super 1000 in Bangkok, are in a minimum 10-day quarantine in

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Algeria reports 246 new COVID-19 cases, 104,852 in total

Others | January 22, 2021 5:43:02 AM IST

Algiers [Algeria], January 22 (ANI/Xinhua): Algeria on Thursday reported 246 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total infections in the North Africa country to 104,852.

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House committees to work on Covid relief package next week: Pelosi

Washington |Friday, 2021 3:45:05 PM IST

US House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi said that House committees will work on a new Covid-19 relief package from next week.

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India records 14K new Covid cases, recoveries cross 1.02 cr

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST

With 14,545 new coronavirus infections reported in the last 24 hours, India on Friday continued with its streak of low single-day cases, increasing the overall tally to 1,06,25,428, the health officia

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Germany's tough Covid-19 lockdown beginning to pay off: Merkel

Berlin |Friday, 2021 4:15:06 PM IST

The ongoing tough Covid-19 lockdown in Germany has begun to pay off as the country has witnessed a decline in the resurgence, Chancellor Angela Merkel said.

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Israel reports 7,575 new COVID-19 cases, 582,293 in total

Asia | January 22, 2021 1:43:04 AM IST

Tel Aviv [Israel], January 22 (ANI/Xinhua): Israel's Ministry of Health reported 7,575 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases in the country to 582,293.

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Tunisia logs 2,511 new COVID-19 cases

Others | January 22, 2021 3:13:04 AM IST

Tunis [Tunisia], January 22 (ANI/Xinhua): Tunisian Health Ministry on Thursday night reported 2,511 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections in the country to 190,884.

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Recoveries continue to outnumber new Covid cases in Karnataka

Bengaluru |Friday, 2021 6:45:05 AM IST

With 815 discharged in a day, recoveries outnumbered 674 new Covid-19 cases in Karnataka, said the state health bulletin on Thursday.

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WHO expects 100mn global Covid-19 cases by January end

Geneva |Friday, 2021 6:45:05 PM IST

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), said that the global Covid-19 caseload is expected to hit 100 million by the end of January, but vaccines have the

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Covid-19 vaccine development process to be showcased in Republic Day parade

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

The making of vaccines against the deadly Covid-19 virus will be showcased during the Republic Day parade on January 26 at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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