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Chinese cities suspend overseas shopping, couriers on Covid scare

New Delhi |ย Counties and districts in China’s border city Heihe in Northeast China’s Heilongjiang Province have said buying products from overseas epidemic-hit regions should be suspended after goods purchased from Mongolia by residents in Erenhot city in North China’s Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region tested positive for Covid-19, Global Times reported. Goods bought from Mongolia test […]

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In a first, Alpha variant of Covid detected in pets: Study

New Delhi |ย Pets can be infected with the alpha variant of Covid-19 virus, which can cause heart problems in the animals, veterinarians have warned, the Daily Mail reported. Researchers from The Ralph Veterinary Referral Centre in Marlow, the UK, reported four cases of alpha variant detected in cats and two in pet dogs. The alpha […]

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India logs 15,823 new Covid cases in last 24 hours; 1,510 more cases than the previous day

New Delhi |ย India on Wednesday reported 15,823 fresh Covid cases in the last 24 hours. Total 226 deaths have also been reported in the same time span, pushing the death toll at 4,51,189, the Union Health Ministry said. The recovery of 22,844 patients in the last 24 hours has increased the cumulative tally of recovered […]

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India makes 10-day quarantine must for visiting UK nationals irrespective of their vaccination status

New Delhi |ย India on Friday decided to impose reciprocal Covid-19 restrictions on UK nationals arriving in the country. According to sources, the new regulations will come into effect from October 4 – the same day as the UK’s new rules, and will be applicable to all UK nationals arriving from the UK. Citing the restrictions, […]

Girls’ college in Karnataka sealed as 28 students test positive

Mandya (Karnataka) |ย A girls college in Karnataka’s Mandya was sealed by the Health Department on Friday as 28 of its students tested positive for Covid. The Government Pre-University College for Girls, located in Nagamangala town, has a large number of students from rural areas. College authorities had conducted checks on 412 girl students and 19 […]

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53.5% in 18-44 age group vaccinated against Covid in India

New Delhi |ย The Ministry of Health and Family welfare on Sunday said 53.5 per cent of people in the 18-44 age group have been inoculated with the Covid-19 vaccine. According to the Ministry, 34,66,84,035 people in this age bracket have received at least one dose of the vaccine while 7,34,36,483 have received both the doses. […]

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India to resume exporting Covid vaccines from October: Union Health Minister

New Delhi |ย Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Monday said that India will be resuming export of vaccines under ‘Vaccine Maitri’ in the fourth quarter starting from October. He said that vaccine export will resume to fulfill the commitment towards COVAX in line with the motto ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ (the world is one family). The decision […]

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SC seeks Centre’s reply on PIL seeking door-to-door vaccination for disabled persons

New Delhi |ย The Supreme Court on Monday sought Centre’s response on a PIL seeking door-to-door vaccination of persons with disability. A bench headed by Justice D.Y. Chandrachud issued notice to the Union of India while hearing a plea by Evara Foundation, a disability rights organisation, seeking priority Covid-19 vaccination for the disabled, as they face […]