Aug 02, 2021 11:45 AM IST
India reported 40,134 new COVID-19 cases. Active infections increase to 4.13 lakh mark. More than 17 lakh vaccine doses administered on August 1
- Jun 10, 2021 10:59 AM IST
6,148 deaths in a day is the highest number of COVID-19 fatalities reported in 24 hours in any country, so far, in the pandemic. The United States of America had reported 5,444 daily COVID-19 deaths, a previous global record, on February 12.
- May 10, 2021 08:58 PM IST
Sharma added that presently around 4,000 patients, including both staff and family members of railways staff, are admitted in hospitals run by the national carrier.
- Apr 15, 2021 10:31 AM IST
The state has, however, denied the allegations, and health minister Prabhuram Chaudhary stated: “there is no under reporting of cases and death,” he added that they are aware about the large number of cremations and are “looking into the matter”.
- Apr 06, 2021 07:00 PM IST
India achieved a new record of vaccinating over 4.3 million people a day after the number of new cases jumped to the highest in a day since the pandemic began. Maharashtra topped both the charts with the highest number of new infections and the largest number people inoculated
- Apr 24, 2020 04:34 PM IST
Data on deaths, certified by doctors, would have given the exact count of people dying from the novel coronavirus.
- Oct 14, 2013 09:26 AM IST
The state government, with the approval of the State Election Commission in poll-bound Madhya Pradesh, has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 1.5 lakh to the relatives of those killed in the stampede.
- Aug 31, 2013 03:58 PM IST
The death toll in the massive fire at Hindustan Petroleum refinery-cum-petrochemical complex here, today rose to 19 with one more private worker succumbing to burns at a hospital here.
- Jul 21, 2013 12:26 PM IST
India repeatedly ignored warnings on poor quality and bad management in the mid-day meal scheme in Bihar. Last week, almost 23 children had died by poisoning in the food provided to them under this scheme.
- Jul 20, 2013 02:50 PM IST
The Goa unit of Nationalist Congress Party demanded the suspension of mid-day meal scheme within a week in the state. This comes after nearly two dozen children had taken ill in a case of food poisoning at a school in Usgao.
- Jun 25, 2013 06:52 PM IST
The IAF has said rescue sorties would continue in the state, where 9,000 still remain stranded even over a week after torrential rains caused heavy flooding and triggered several landslides.
- Jun 24, 2013 05:25 PM IST
Uttarakhand will witness heavy to very heavy rains over the next few days; upto 25cm, the meteorological department said on Monday.
- Jun 18, 2013 05:56 PM IST
Incessant rains in Uttarakhand has risen the death toll to 58 and left close to 60,000 tourists and pilgrims stranded. Landslide and flooding have severely hampered the rescue operations.
- Jun 18, 2013 05:33 PM IST
Torrential rain continued throughout Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh as the death toll rose to 73 and left over 73,000 people stranded in the states. Rescue efforts are in place for the same.
- Jun 17, 2013 10:08 PM IST
Incessant rains in Uttarakhand and Himachal have left 50 people dead and thousands stranded. Worst hit areas in Uttarakhand are Uttarkashi, Tehri, Haridwar, and Dehradun. Indian army and Indo-Tibetan Border Police has been put on alert
- Jan 22, 2013 05:52 AM IST
Training midwives and other birth attendants to help babies start breathing immediately after birth if they need help may prevent stillbirths and newborn deaths in the developing world, according to two US studies.
- Dec 26, 2012 09:55 PM IST
Deaths from heart attacks have halved in just eight years in the UK, thanks to healthier lifestyles and better treatments, new statistics have shown. The death rate in men fell from 78.7 deaths per 100,000 men to 39.2 deaths per 100,000 men between 2002 and 2010.
- Dec 04, 2012 10:52 AM IST
The number of terrorist attacks each year has more than quadrupled in the decade since September 11, 2001, a study released on Tuesday said, with Iraq, Pakistan and Afghanistan the most affected.
- Mar 24, 2012 12:26 PM IST
The Goa government has alerted all its health officers to keep a watch on Swine Flu symptoms among patients following the outbreak of H1N1 virus in neighbouring Maharashtra.
- Feb 18, 2011 08:09 AM IST
Crib-related accidents send 26 children to US emergency rooms each day and result in more than 110 deaths annually, a new study has found.