Sharath and Manika outplayed in Tokyo Olympics opener

Sharath and Manika outplayed in Tokyo Olympics opener

Saturday, 24 July 2021 | PTI | Tokyo

India's gimmer of hope for a table tennis medal at the Tokyo Olympics vanished in no time with Sharath Kamal and Manika Batra losing to third seeds from Chinese Taipei, Lin Yun-Ju and Cheng I-Ching, in the mixed doubles round of 16 here on Saturday. The Indians had to make all...

COVID-19: Active cases register increase for second day

COVID-19: Active cases register increase for second day

Thursday, 22 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

 India saw a single day rise of 41,383 coronavirus infections taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,12,57,720, while the active cases registered an increase for the second consecutive day and were recorded at 4,09,394, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday. The country's COVID-19 death toll...

COVID-19: Delhi reports 62 cases, 4 deaths

COVID-19: Delhi reports 62 cases, 4 deaths

Wednesday, 21 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

Delhi recorded 62 coronavirus cases at a positivity rate of 0.09 per cent and four fatalities, according to a health bulletin issued on Wednesday. Sixty-one patients recovered from the infection in the past 24 hours, it said. The total number of fatalities stands at 25,039, while the cumulative case tally has reached...

At 3,998, Covid deaths jump over 10X in India in 24 hours

At 3,998, Covid deaths jump over 10X in India in 24 hours

Wednesday, 21 July 2021 | IANS | New Delhi

India on Wednesday recorded 3,998 deaths due to Covid in just 24 hours after it logged 374 deaths. There was also 42,015 new cases -- 11,922 more than what was reported on Tuesday, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data. On Tuesday, India had recorded lowest fatalities in almost...

Delhi records 44 COVID-19 cases, five deaths

Delhi records 44 COVID-19 cases, five deaths

Tuesday, 20 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

The national capital recorded five COVID-19 fatalities and 44 fresh cases of the infection at a positivity rate of 0.07 per cent on Tuesday, according to a bulletin issued by the Delhi health department. The city had recorded 36 coronavirus cases on Monday, its lowest single-day rise in over a year,...

Over 2.11 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses available with states, UTs and pvt hospitals: Govt

Over 2.11 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses available with states, UTs and pvt hospitals: Govt

Tuesday, 20 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

More than 2.11 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with states and union territories, and private hospitals, the Union health ministry said on Tuesday. Over 42.15 crore (42,15,43,730) vaccine doses have been provided to states and union territories (UTs) so far, through all sources, and 71,40,000 doses are being supplied,...

Daily COVID-19 tally in India lowest in 125 days

Daily COVID-19 tally in India lowest in 125 days

Tuesday, 20 July 2021 | PTI | New Delhi

India recorded 30,093 new coronavirus infections, the lowest in 125 days, taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 3,11,74,322, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday. The death toll climbed to 4,14,482 with 374 daily fatalities, the lowest in 111 days, while the active cases have declined...

Kerala's TPR crosses 11 per cent with 9,931 fresh cases

Kerala's TPR crosses 11 per cent with 9,931 fresh cases

Monday, 19 July 2021 | PTI | Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala on Monday logged 9,931 fresh COVID-19 cases, pushing the infection caseload to 31,70,868, with the Test Positivity Rate climbing to 11.08 per cent after remaining around the 10 per cent mark for several weeks. The number of people who have succumbed to the virus rose to 15,408 with 58 more deaths,...

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