India has reported 43,654 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data showed.
The federal government said on Wednesday that the COVID-19 death toll rose by 640 in the last 24 hours, with the total reaching 422,022 and the country's total caseload now
India on Monday reported 39,361 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare data showed.
The health ministry said in its statement that the COVID-19 death toll rose by 416 deaths in the last 24 hours, with the total reaching 420,967.
The health m
The death toll from flooding and landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains in India climbed to 124 Sunday, officials said, with rescuers searching for dozens more missing.The country’s western coast has been inundated by torrential rains since Thursday, with the India Meteorological Depart
Angry farmers on Thursday marched to the Indian parliament and held a parallel Parliament demanding the repeal of three controversial laws they believe will corporatize farm sectors and end the government’s assured price support for produce.
Thousands of farmers from the mostly rural states
India reported its highest death toll in a month on Wednesday — at nearly 4,000 — after its richest state reconciled its death count with 3,509 previously unreported fatalities, the health ministry said.
Maharashtra, home to the financial capital of Mumbai, has reported 130,753 of the
India on Saturday has registered 1,206 deaths and 42,766 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, taking the country's total infections to 30.71 million, according to data from the health ministry.
With 1,206 new deaths, the South Asian's countries death toll has reached 4,07,145 deaths so far
Police in Mumbai said on Thursday that people should be on alert after thousands of people in major cities have fallen prey to coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine scams.Scam vaccination drives have emerged in recent weeks as the demand for vaccines surged after a devastating second wave of the
India’s COVID-19 deaths relative to infections hit a record high in June after cases peaked in early May, an analysis of government data shows, amid pressure on authorities to accurately report deaths from a second wave of the virus.A big rise in infections in April and May, driven largely b
India’s official death toll from the coronavirus reached 400,000 on Friday, though experts say the actual number of dead could have reached one million or even higher, with a possible third wave approaching.India added 100,000 deaths in 39 days, a Reuters tally showed, as a brutal second wav
India on Tuesday authorized the emergency use of Moderna’s Covid-19 vaccine as it seeks to ramp up its vaccination drive in the wake of a record-breaking surge in infections and deaths.The vast nation of 1.3 billion people was hit by a massive spike in coronavirus cases in April and Ma
Thousands of farmers in India renewed their protests across the country on Saturday, marking seven months of demonstrations demanding a repeal of three agriculture laws they say favor private businesses at the expense of the growers they buy from.
Some marched toward New Delhi, while others rode
India’s richest state Maharashtra tightened restrictions Friday, citing fears of a “more severe third wave” as the country recorded its third death caused by a new coronavirus variant.The announcement came days after India’s health ministry called Delta Plus a “varian
Bangladesh resumed its nationwide inoculation drive against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) with China’s Sinopharm vaccine on Saturday, nearly two months after halting the initiative due to a failed supply of 30 million doses from India.
Starting from January, New Delhi had vowed to deli
A third wave of coronavirus infections is likely to hit India by October, and although it will be better controlled than the latest outbreak the pandemic will remain a public health threat for at least another year, according to a Reuters poll of medical experts.The June 3-17 snap survey of 40 hea
Having barely got over a devastating second wave of coronavirus infections, India was gripped with alarm on Tuesday over risks of a resurgence as crowds thronged railway stations and shopping malls a day after major cities relaxed curbs on movement.
The capital New Delhi, in the north, and tech h
Authorities in an Indian city have organized a special drive-through vaccination camp for disabled people in a bid to address low vaccination rates, especially among more vulnerable members of society.Organizers of the weekend campaign in Ahmedabad, the biggest city in Gujarat state, aim to vaccin
The Indian state of Bihar has increased its COVID-19 death toll after the discovery of thousands of unreported cases, raising concerns that many more fatalities were not officially recorded.The health department in Bihar, one of the poorest states, on Thursday revised its COVID-19 fatality count t
India reported on Thursday the highest single-day death toll from COVID-19 in the world, at 6,148, after a big eastern state revised its figures to account for people who succumbed to the disease at home or in private hospitals.The health department of Bihar, one of India’s poorest states, r