Himanta Biswa Sarma today took oath as the 15th Chief Minister of Assam.
Over one crore COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and UTs, which will receive over 9 lakh additional doses within the next three days, the Union Health Ministry said on Monday.
Jailed activist Natasha Narwal this morning got interim bail from Delhi High Court to attend the funeral of her father who died of coronavirus.
At a meeting of the Congress Working Committee on Monday morning, interim chief Sonia Gandhi called on her party to "take note of our serious setbacks (and) put our house in order", after yet more disappointing performances in elections
Delhi has enough Covaxin to last only a day and Covishield enough for around four days, the state government has said in an SOS to the Centre.
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Less than a fortnight after President Joe Biden in his conversation with PM Narendra Modi pledged his country's steadfast support for the people of India, America has responded with an unprecedented financial aid worth nearly USD half a billion
Hitting out at the Centre, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Monday said the government's "repeated chest-thumping" at receiving foreign aid to tackle the COVID-19 crisis in the country is pathetic
A mathematical model prepared by advisers to Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggests India's coronavirus outbreak could peak in the coming days, but the group's projections have been changing and were wrong last month.
India saw a significant drop in daily Covid infections this morning with 3.66 lakh fresh cases and 3,754 deaths logged in the last 24 hours after the country recorded over 4 lakh cases for four straight days and 4,000 deaths for two consecutive days.
Amid a sharp rise in the number of COVID-19 cases in the state, the Karnataka government on Sunday issued new guidelines for hospital admission, discharge, and transfer of COVID-19 patients.
Indian drugmaker Cipla Ltd said on Monday it has entered into a licensing agreement with U.S. company Eli Lilly and Co to make and sell Lilly's arthritis drug baricitinib for the treatment of COVID-19 patients.
Anger over the scale of devastation in the second Covid wave and its impact on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has caused deep disquiet in the ranks of the BJP and its ideological mentor Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), sources say.
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The first meeting of the 12-member National Task Force set up by the Supreme Court to ensure the delivery of medical oxygen throughout the country in a streamlined manner, was held on Sunday, sources said.