SII seeks regular marketing authorisation for Covishield from DCGI
Assam CM urges those who crossed 17 years to get jabbed
  • Assam CM urges those who crossed 17 years to get jabbed(22:36)

    Guwahati, Oct 25 (IANS) Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday said that the Union Health Ministry has allowed vaccination of those who cross 17 years of age against Covid-19 and urged the people to curb further spread of the infectious disease by taking all measures including inoculation.

After 20 months, 100% Mumbai suburban trains to run from Oct 28 (Lead)
NCDC report on Covid variant AY.4 in India raises concern
Delhi logs 27 fresh Covid cases, infection rate at 0.06%
  • Delhi logs 27 fresh Covid cases, infection rate at 0.06%(20:46)

    New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The national capital reported 27 fresh cases of Covid on Monday, taking its tally at 14,39,630, while there was no fatality for the third day now, according to the latest bulletin issued by the Delhi Health Department.

Mumbai's local train services at 100% from Oct 28
  • Mumbai's local train services at 100% from Oct 28(20:42)

    Mumbai, Oct 25 (IANS) In a major development, the Central Railway and Western Railway will resume 100 per cent suburban services operations from October 28 for millions of commuters in Mumbai, Thane, Palghar and Raigad districts, officials said on Monday.

China says Covid resurgence triggered by imported source
  • China says Covid resurgence triggered by imported source(19:10)

    New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) The latest Covid-19 resurgence in China which has spread to 11 Chinese provinces in just one week, was triggered by a new imported source identified as Delta variant, according to officials from China's top health authority, Global Times reported.

How international vax scheme Covax has failed poor countries
  • How international vax scheme Covax has failed poor countries(18:46)

    London, Oct 25 (IANS) The international Covid vaccine scheme Covax has failed to evenly distribute vaccines against the infectious disease to poor countries, while rich countries have brought the jabs in surplus, many of which have also gone to waste.

Kerala sees more Covid recoveries than new cases
  • Kerala sees more Covid recoveries than new cases(18:42)

    Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 25 (IANS) Kerala on Monday saw 6,664 people turn Covid positive from 61,202 samples tested and the test positivity rate was 10.88 per cent, said a statement from Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan.

Biological E expects 'Corbevax' rollout by Nov-end
  • Biological E expects 'Corbevax' rollout by Nov-end(15:56)

    Hyderabad, Oct 25 (IANS) Hyderabad-based vaccine maker, Biological E expects the rollout of its Covid-19 vaccine 'Corbevax' by the end of November and is looking to supply nearly 10 crore doses on the day of its launch.

Agreement inked for $50 mn US DFC funding to Biological E
  • Agreement inked for $50 mn US DFC funding to Biological E(15:42)

    Hyderabad, Oct 25 (IANS) The United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and Hyderabad-based Biological E Limited on Monday signed a $50 million financing agreement to expand Covid-19 vaccine manufacturing capabilities in India.

Primary classes begin in K'taka, parents send kids amid Covid fears
45% Covid cases in Gurugram reported from high-rise societies
Raj CM expresses concern on Delta Plus AY.4.2, asks Centre to issue SOP
2nd pandemic winter bringing chaos to eastern European nations
  • 2nd pandemic winter bringing chaos to eastern European nations(14:36)

    New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Lockdowns, spiraling cases and a vaccine divide is framing the start of Europes second Covid-19 pandemic winter, bringing chaos to eastern European countries and uncertainty to those in the West, CNN reported on Monday.

Zika virus detected in Kanpur, Centre sends high-level team
Don't cast doubt on vaccination: SC junks plea against mass vax of Covishield, Covaxin
Beijing marathon postponed amid Covid surge
  • Beijing marathon postponed amid Covid surge(11:40)

    New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Chinese authorities have postponed the Beijing marathon until further notice amid a surge in new coronavirus infections in the capital city, the BBC reported.

India logs 14,306 fresh Covid cases, 443 deaths
Post-Covid patients in UP report gastro troubles
UP to adopt cluster 2.0 model for push to vaccination
300K Swedish people suffer from impaired sense of smell due to Covid
Global Covid-19 caseload tops 243.6 mn
  • Global Covid-19 caseload tops 243.6 mn(08:20)

    Washington, Oct 25 (IANS) The global coronavirus caseload has topped 243.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.94 million and vaccinations soared to over 6.80 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

Russia adds 35,660 Covid cases, 1,072 deaths in a day
Maha Covid deaths cross 1.40 lakh, cases 66 lakh
  • Maha Covid deaths cross 1.40 lakh, cases 66 lakh(20:58)

    Mumbai, Oct 24 (IANS) As Maharashtra has almost been fully "unlocked", the state's Covid-19 death toll crossed the 1.40-lakh mark on Sunday - a day after the total infections shot past the 66 lakh mark, health officials said.