Covid cases rise in TN, govt swings into action

Chennai |Monday, 2021 4:45:05 PM IST

The Tamil Nadu health department has swung into action following a slight increase in the number of fresh Covid cases.

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Glenmark to make, market SaNOtize's nasal spray against Covid-19

Chennai |Monday, 2021 9:45:06 PM IST

Pharma major Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd on Monday said it has signed a long term partnership with Canandian company SaNOtize Research & Development Corp., to manufacture, market and distribute Nitri

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Thailand's Covid-19 tally tops 600,000, tighter curbs extended

Bangkok |Monday, 2021 1:15:09 PM IST

Thailand announced on Sunday to extend tighter pandemic control measures in the capital Bangkok and other worst-hit regions possibly till the end of August to contain the worst-ever wave of the outbre

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Russia adds 22,804 Covid-19 infections

Moscow |Monday, 2021 1:15:09 PM IST

Russia confirmed 22,804 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 6,288,677, the official monitoring and response centre said on Sunday.

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632 new Covid-19 cases reported in Fiji

Suva |Monday, 2021 9:15:07 AM IST

Fiji has reported 632 new cases of Covid-19 for the last 24 hours and two more deaths, according to permanent secretary for Health James Fong on Sunday.

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Cambodia receives another batch of Sinopharm vaccine

Phnom Penh |Monday, 2021 9:15:07 AM IST

A plane carrying a new batch of China-donated Sinopharm Covid-19 vaccine touched down in Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia, on Sunday, Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said.

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Lebanon registers 1,147 new Covid-19 cases, 562,527 in total

Beirut |Monday, 2021 9:15:07 AM IST

Lebanon registered on Sunday 1,147 new Covid-19 cases, raising the total number to 562,527, the National News Agency reported.

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Global Covid-19 caseload tops 198.2 mn

Washington |Monday, 2021 2:15:05 PM IST

The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 198.2 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 4.22 million and vaccinations soared to over 4.11 billion, according to the Johns Hopkins Unive

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Covid memorial park to come up in Chennai

Chennai |Monday, 2021 5:15:06 PM IST

The Greater Chennai Corporation is setting up a memorial park here in remembrance of those who had died due to Covid.

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Chinese province reports 40 new locally transmitted Covid cases

Beijing |Monday, 2021 2:45:05 PM IST

China's Jiangsu province has reported 40 new locally transmitted confirmed Covid-19 cases amid an ongoing resurgence, the local health commission said on Monday.

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Vietnam reports 8,620 new Covid-19 cases, 154,306 in total

Hanoi |Monday, 2021 6:45:06 AM IST

Vietnam recorded 8,620 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday, including 8,597 locally transmitted and 23 imported, according to its Ministry of Health.

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Doctors, nurses get online training for child Covid care

Chennai |Monday, 2021 8:15:06 PM IST

The Indian Association of Pediatrics (IAP), Tamil Nadu chapter in association with the state health department has trained nurses and doctors to manage Covid-19 in children. The training was conducted

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