Noida Metro sees highest single-day footfall post COVID-19 lockdown

Noida: The Noida-Greater Noida metro has achieved its highest single-day ridership of nearly 23,000 passengers post COVID-19 lockdown while the average daily ridership stood over 17,000, officials said on Thursday. The Noida Metro Rail Corporation (NMRC) credited the rise in ridership to cleanliness measures and increased confidence of the people in the public transporter. “As … Read more

Airlines recall battle against COVID-19 as India reaches 1 billion vaccinations

Chennai: As India celebrates the occasion of having surpassed 100crore or 1 billion vaccinations against COVID-19, the country’s private airlines shared the joy of having been able to contribute. While IndiGo mentioned their efforts in helping transport 67.9cr vaccines across the country, SpiceJet referred to their role in repatriating Indian citizens from abroad, transporting cargo … Read more

Vaccinated Bayern Munich Boss Julian Nagelsmann Tests Positive For Covid-19

Julian Nagelsmann is fully vaccinated against the novel coronavirus.© AFP Bayern Munich confirmed Thursday that head coach Julian Nagelsmann has tested positive for Covid-19 – even though he is fully vaccinated – having already sat out their Champions League win at Benfica with illness. “Julian Nagelsmann has tested positive for the coronavirus despite being fully vaccinated,” … Read more

Centre releases song to celebrate 100 crore COVID-19 vaccination milestone- Watch

New Delhi: India on Thursday (October 21, 2021) celebrated the milestone of administering 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses. After reaching the milestone, the government promoted the achievement in song and video even as a recent drop in inoculations worries healthcare providers. As a part of the celebrations, the Government of India has released a two … Read more

India reports 18,454 new COVID-19 cases, 160 deaths in last 24 hours

New Delhi: India logged 18,454 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, pushing the total caseload to 3,41,27,450, according to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday (October 21).  With 160 fatalities, the death toll has climbed to 4,52,811 in the country.  The active coronavirus caseload presently stands at 1,78,831, while the … Read more

India hits milestone of administering 100 crore COVID-19 jabs

New Delhi: India crossed the landmark of vaccinating 100 crore individuals on Thursday (October 21, 2021). India has become the second country, after China, to reach the 100 crore milestone. Additionally, PM Narendra Modi visited Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital as the number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India crosses the 100 crore mark.  … Read more

Fresh SOP requires mandatory COVID-19 negative report for travellers to India

Revised guidelines will be valid from October 25. The Government of India (GoI) has revised guidelines for those arriving in India, stating that the revision had been brought in “in view of increasing vaccination coverage across the globe and the changing nature of the pandemic.’’ The revised SOP (standard operating procedure), which will be valid … Read more

Coronavirus India Updates: असम में कोरोना के 308 नए मामले, एक मरीज की मौत

प्रतीकात्मक फोटो. Coronavirus India Updates: भारत समेत दुनिया भर के 190 से ज्यादा देश कोरोना वायरस (Coronavirus) संक्रमण से प्रभावित हैं. दुनिया में अब तक 24 करोड़ 15 लाख से अधिक लोग COVID-19 की चपेट में आ चुके हैं. यह वायरस 49 लाख से अधिक लोगों की जिंदगी छीन चुका है. भारत (Coronavirus India Report) … Read more

China’s Covid-19 outbreak grows as cities race to trace infections – Times of India

BEIJING: China reported a fourth day of new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases in a handful of cities across China, prompting alarmed local governments to double down on efforts to track potential carriers amid the country’s zero-tolerance policy. A total of 17 new local cases were reported for October 19, up from nine a day earlier, … Read more

After COVID-19, dengue stings Delhiites; city sees more cases than coronavirus in one week

New Delhi: After battling COVID-19 for months, Delhi is now fighting Dengue. As per official records, the national capital witnessed more cases of vector-borne disease than the COVID-19 infections in the last one week.  While the city reported around 190 cases of coronavirus in the last one week, the dengue infections were recorded at 243. … Read more