Monday, 28 November, 2022
TopicCoronavirus cases

Topic: coronavirus cases

Current Covid vaccines protect against severe diseases caused by Delta, Omicron, study says

Researchers at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Israel had assessed samples from 47 individuals vaccinated with either Johnson & Johnson or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines for the study.

Bengal logs 15,421 new Covid cases, 19 fresh fatalities

Kolkata registered the highest number of new cases at 6,569, followed by 2,560 in neighbouring North 24 Parganas district.

India’s Omicron tally rises further to 236, most cases in Maharashtra, Delhi

Active cases comprise 0.23% of total infections and the national recovery rate has further improved to 98.40%, the health ministry said.

India registers 6,984 new Covid cases in 24 hours, active cases decline to 87,562

The active cases comprise 0.25% of the total infections, while the national Covid recovery rate was recorded at 98.38%, the highest since March 2020.

India registers 5,784 new Covid cases in last 24 hours, lowest in 571 days

Active cases have declined to 88,993, the lowest in 563 days while the death toll due to the viral disease has shot up to 4,75,888, according to data by the health ministry.

India registers 10,302 new Covid-19 infections, 267 more deaths in last 24 hours

The country's active cases decreased by 1,752 in 24 hours and now comprise 0.36 per cent of the total infections, the lowest since March 2020.

India registers 15,906 new Covid cases, 561 deaths in last 24 hours

At 1,72,594, the active cases comprise 0.51% of the case tally, the lowest since March 2020. The national recovery rate stands at 98.17%, according to the Union health ministry.

India reports 18,166 fresh Covid-19 cases, 214 deaths in last 24 hours

The daily rise in new Covid-19 infections has been below 30,000 for 16 straight days while the national recovery rate was recorded at 97.99 per cent, the highest since March 2020.

With 28,204 new Covid cases, India registers lowest daily count in 147 days

According to the health ministry data, the active coronavirus cases dropped to 3,88,508 and comprise 1.21% of the total case tally, the lowest since March 2020.

India adds 46,617 new Covid cases, recovery rate surpasses 97%

A net decline of 13,620 cases has been recorded in the total number of active Covid cases in a span of 24 hours, the health ministry report stated.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...

Defence

The Defence Services Staff College in Wellington | Image credit: dssc.gov.in

In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.