Over dozen leaders test Covid positive amid K'taka bypolls

Bengaluru |Sunday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

Two days after the public campaign for bypolls to three seats in Karnataka came to an end, nearly dozen political leaders including Janata Dal (S) strongman H D Kumaraswamy and his son Nikhil Kumarasw

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J&K logs 1,145 new cases as Covid surge continues

Jammu |Sunday, 2021 1:15:05 AM IST

Covid surge continued in Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday as 1,145 new cases and three deaths were reported during the last 24 hours.

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Kerala records highest single-day spike of 13,835 Covid cases

Thiruvananthapuram |Sunday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Kerala on Saturday recorded its highest ever single-day tally of Covid-19 cases at 13,835, after 81,211 samples were sent for testing in the past 24 hours.

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Covid: Colour-coded stickers for Mumbai vehicles

Mumbai |Sunday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

In a unique initiative to curb unnecessary traffic on roads, the Mumbai Police have introduced 'colour-coded stickers' for all authorised vehicles which are allowed to ply in the current stringent re

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11 states with Covid surge get more than 6K ventilators

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 2:15:05 AM IST

In line with the graded, pre-emptive and pro-active approach, the Centre on Saturday granted a fresh supply of ventilators to Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Jharkhand, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh and Chhatti

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Gurugram logs 2,549 new Covid cases, 2 deaths in 24hrs

Gurugram |Sunday, 2021 2:45:06 AM IST

The rapid increase of coronavirus cases in Gurugram continued on Saturday with 2,549 fresh cases, the highest single day spike in the district so far, being reported in the last 24 hours taking the to

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Bhumi Pednekar is Covid negative

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Bhumi Pednekar has tested negative for Covid-19. The actress shared the news with fans via Instagram on Saturday.

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Argentina sees new record high of daily Covid-19 cases

Buenos Aires |Sunday, 2021 3:15:05 AM IST

Argentina reported a record daily Covid-19 infections of 29,472 and 160 more deaths, bringing the national tallies to 2,658,628 and 59,084 respectively, said the Health Ministry.

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Africa's confirmed Covid-19 cases pass 4.4 mn: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa |Sunday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,408,245 as of Saturday, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) said.

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Maha Covid tally spikes to new high, records 2nd highest death toll

Mumbai |Sunday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

Remaining above the 60,000 range, new Covid-19 cases in Maharashtra spiked to a record high of 67,123 on Saturday, while the death toll mounted to 419, the second highest so far, health officials said

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Andhra logs 7k more Covid cases, active tally breaches 40k

Amaravati |Sunday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

Andhra Pradesh reported 7,224 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours, raising the overall tally over 9.55 lakh, while the state's active cases breached the 40,000-mark to reach 40,469, the health off

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Sports minister Rijiju tests positive for Covid-19

New Delhi |Sunday, 2021 3:45:05 AM IST

Union minister for sports and youth affairs, Kiren Rijiju tested positive for Covid-19, it was confirmed on his twitter handle on Saturday.

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