India reported over 2.8 lakh new Covid-19 cases

India reported 2,82,970 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours with a daily positivity rate of 15.13 per cent, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare informed on Wednesday. The fresh infections are 2,369 more than yesterday. On Tuesday, India logged 2,38,018 fresh COVID-19 cases. With the addition of new cases, the total cases of […]

84 IAS trainees, faculty members test positive for Covid-19 at Mussoorie institute

A total of 84 IAS trainee officers and faculty members have tested positive at the Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy of Administration, Mussoorie, said academy administration on Wednesday. After the massive spread of the COVID-19 on the campus, to control the spread of the virus further, the administration has made containment zones inside […]

India Covid-19 vaccination drive completes one year, Mansukh Mandaviya calls it ‘most successful in the world’

As India completed one year of its COVID-19 vaccination drive on Sunday, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya called it “the most successful in the world” and extended greetings to health workers, scientists and the people of the country. Taking to Twitter, he wrote, “Today the world’s largest vaccination campaign completes […]

Nepal to administer booster shots to frontline workers starting Sunday amid Covid-19 surge

Amid rising COVID-19 cases, Nepal’s Ministry of Health and Population has decided to administer booster shots to all frontline workers starting from Sunday in the Himalayan nation, local media reported. According to The Kathmandu Post, frontline workers include doctors, nurses, paramedics, lab technicians, hospital staff, and ambulance drivers. Booster shots, according to the […]

India reported over 2.68 lakh fresh Covid-19 cases, 402 fatalities in last 24 hours

India recorded 2,68,833 fresh COVID-19 cases and 402 fatalities in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday. The fresh infections are 4,631 more than yesterday. On Friday, India logged 2,64,202 fresh COVID-19 cases. With the addition of new cases, the total cases of coronavirus in the country rose […]

Shakti Kapoor gets Covid-19 booster shot

 Veteran actor Shakti Kapoor recently revealed that he has received his COVID-19 booster shot, an additional dose of a vaccine given after the original shot. Taking to his Instagram Stories, the 69-year-old actor shared a video of himself getting the booster dose. He also added the song ‘Love You Zindagi’ from Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan-starrer ‘Dear […]

No Covid-19 vaccine shortage in Maharashtra

The Union Health Ministry on Friday issued a clarification that there is no COVID-19 vaccine shortage in Maharashtra as it has over 24 lakh unutilized doses of Covaxin available with it and an additional 6.35 lakh doses have been received today. According to the press release issued by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MHFW), […]