'Children May Have Become Superspreaders of Covid Because...': Virologist Dr Sunit Kumar

‘Children May Have Become Superspreaders of Covid Because…’: Virologist Dr Sunit Kumar

Dr Sunit Kumar believes that the virus has a lot of mutations as it is symptomatic and asymptomatic. Highly recommended to the parents to focus on the health of their children. The Omicron variant of Covid-19 has mild symptoms and that’s why it’s hard to identify its infection, Professor Sunit Kumar Singh, Head, Department of […]

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Russia Records Highest-ever Daily Rise in Covid-19 Cases at 49,513 Amid Omicron Surge

Russia Records Highest-ever Daily Rise in Covid-19 Cases at 49,513 Amid Omicron Surge

Russia on Friday reported a record number of new coronavirus infections over the previous 24 hours, a government tally showed, with officials warning of surging cases driven by the Omicron variant. A government website reported 49,513 new infections in Russia, which is already one of the world’s worst-hit countries by caseload, surpassing the previous record […]

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'Isolation' Not Mandatory for Foreign Arrivals Testing Covid Positive: Authorities

‘Isolation’ Not Mandatory for Foreign Arrivals Testing Covid Positive: Authorities

Travellers arriving in India from any country who will test positive for COVID-19 shall be treated/isolated as per the laid down standard protocol and will not mandatorily be managed at an isolation facility, authorities have said. According to the revised Guidelines for International Arrivals’ released on Thursday, the new norm will apply from January 22 […]

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WATCH: Man Climbs Tree, Another Attacks Vaccine Officials in UP to Avoid Getting Jabbed

WATCH: Man Climbs Tree, Another Attacks Vaccine Officials in UP to Avoid Getting Jabbed

India has seen less vaccine hesitancy compared to other countries, however, a couple of videos emerging from Uttar Pradesh have shown the difficulty health professionals are facing on the ground. In two videos from Ballia district released by ANI, a man can be seen climbing a tree to avoid getting vaccinated and in another one, […]

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Coronavirus in the Future: Is the Virus on its Way to Becoming an Endemic?

Coronavirus in the Future: Is the Virus on its Way to Becoming an Endemic?

Some European countries such as Spain are making tentative plans for when they might start treating Covid-19 as an “endemic” disease, but the World Health Organization and other officials have warned that the world is nowhere close to declaring the pandemic over. A look at what endemic means and the implications for the future. WHAT […]

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After Mammootty, Dulqueer Salmaan Tests Positive for Coronavirus

After Mammootty, Dulqueer Salmaan Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Actor Dulqueer Salmaan on Thursday said that he has tested positive for coronavirus with mild symptoms. The 35-year-old actor’s diagnosis comes days after his superstar father Mammootty also tested positive for COVID-19. Salmaan posted a brief statement on his official social media handles to share the news and said that he has started isolating at […]

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France to ease Covid restrictions starting February 2

France to ease Covid restrictions starting February 2

Prime Minister Jean Castex said the country will start removing the Covid-19 restrictions from February. File photo Prime Minister Jean Castex announced to life the Covid-19 restrictions from February.  In the first step, the gathering limits will be removed from February 2. Wearing a face mask and working from home will no longer be necessary, […]

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ISL 2021-22: Jamshedpur FC’s Match Against Mumbai City FC Postponed Due to Covid-19 Outbreak

The Indian Super League (ISL) Match No. 67 between Jamshedpur FC and Mumbai City FC scheduled for Friday, January 21, 2022, at Athletic Stadium, Bambolim, has been postponed,as a number of players from both teams are down with the COVID-19 virus. “Indian Super League (ISL) Match No. 67 between Jamshedpur FC and Mumbai City FC […]

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