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COVID 19

No Omicron In India Yet, But Concerns Mount As Samples "Different From The Delta Variant" Appear In The Country

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia said the situation is being closely monitored in consultation with other ministries regarding "any further decision" on resuming scheduled international passenger services.

Union Tourism Ministry Reveals That National Policy on Tourism Will Be Finalised Soon

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The Indian Tourism Mart which aims to showcase Northeast region as a tourist hotspot as well as boost its tourism potential as a part of government's 'look east policy,' is a way for the centre to perceive the potential of the sector.


Coronavirus Variant "Omicron" Is Yet To Posit Serious Threat To India

The B.1.1.529 Covid variant or Omicron, first detected in South Africa last week, was designated by the World Health Organization as a 'variant of concern', the health body's top category for worrying coronavirus variants.

Tanishaa Mukerji Compliments Dwayne Johnson's 'Red Notice', He Responds

Nov 29, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Tanisha Mukerji, who recently tested positive for Covid, took to Twitter to congratulate the Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot, and Ryan Reynolds starrer, 'Red Notice.'


PM Modi: Benchmark Should Be How Parliament Functioned Not Disrupted

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the benchmark for assessment should be how Parliament functioned and not how forcefully it was disrupted, as he asserted that the dignity of the House and the Chair should be maintained.

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29 November, 2021

India Reports 8,309 New Covid Cases; Active Cases Declines To 1,03,859

Outlook Web Desk

The daily rise in new coronavirus infections has been below 20,000 for 52 straight days and less than 50,000 daily new cases have been reported for 155 consecutive days now.


29 November, 2021

Dead Bodies Of 2 Covid Patients Found In Mortuary 15 Months Later

Outlook Web Desk

The cleaning staff, who went to clean the old mortuary, noticed foul smell emanating from freezers and found bodies.


28 November, 2021

Actress Tanishaa Mukerji Tests Positive For Covid-19

Outlook Web Bureau

"Hey everyone I've been detected COVID positive and will be isolating as required," wrote Tanishaa Mukerji in her Instagram story.


28 November, 2021

Omicron Covid-19 Variant: South Africans Fear More Than Renewed Restrictions

Deutsche Welle

Omicron Covid-19 variant: about which the entire is worried, was first detected in South Africa. Many countries have imposed travel bans. In South Africa itself, people fear the restrictions more than the virus.


28 November, 2021

Covid-19: Germany Confirms First Two Cases Of Omicron Variant

Deutsche Welle

Germany's first two cases of the Covid-19 variant Omicron have been confirmed in Munich. The development comes with the world on alert over the variant first discovered in southern Africa.


28 November, 2021

Coronavirus-Hit Portuguese Club Belenenses Start Football Game With 9 Men Vs Benfica

Outlook Web Bureau

The match was abandoned in the second half after one Belenenses player, out of seven who took the field in the second half, was down on the ground. Football laws allow for games to be played as long as each team has seven players.


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27 November, 2021

Congress Demands Rs 4 Lakh Compensation To Kin Of COVID-19 Victims In Jammu And Kashmir

Outlook Web Desk

Mir said Congress leader Rahul Gandhi had suggested to the government that a compensation of Rs 4 lakh be paid to the families of those who died of COVID-19.


27 November, 2021

Omicron Virus Threat: SA Vs Netherlands ODI Series Among Sporting Events Cancelled In South Africa

Soumitra Bose

The Netherlands were touring South Africa for a three-match ODI series as part of the ICC's World Cup Super League. Junior hockey World Cup also impacted by Omicron.


27 November, 2021

‘Omicron’ Covid-19 Variant: WHO Urges South Asian Countries To Up Their Guard

Outlook Web Desk

World Health Organisation has said: ‘the surge in cases elsewhere in the world and confirmation of a new Variant of Concern, is a reminder of the persisting risk’.


27 November, 2021

PM Modi Briefed About ‘Omicron’; Asks Officials To Review Plans

Outlook Web Desk

Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Saturday briefed about the new 'Omicron' variant of the coronavirus, and he asked officials to review the plans to ease international travel restrictions in light of the "emerging new evidence".


27 November, 2021

Covid-19 Infections At Dharwad Medical College Rise To 281

Outlook Web Desk

With the number of COVID-19 infections at Dharwad's Medical College reaching 281 and new clusters emerging in Bengaluru amid the threats of new variant 'Omicron', Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai on Saturday hinted at putting in place certain precautionary measures to control the spread of virus.


27 November, 2021

India’s South Africa Tour: Despite Covid Concerns, Farhan Behardien Hopes Series To Go On

PTI

The Indian men's senior cricket team is scheduled to play three Tests, three ODIs and four T20 internationals during their tour of South Africa which begins on December 17. India A side is already in the Rainbow nation.


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27 November, 2021

Following Sonu Sood's Assistance, Dhanush And Vishnu Manchu Aid Choreographer Sivasankar

Outlook Web Desk

Choreographer Sivasankar and his family received assistance from Dhanush and Vishnu Manchu. Sivasankar is in critical condition after testing positive for Covid-19.


Photo Gallery

Bharatiya Kisan Union (BKU) spokesperson Rakesh Tikait at Ghazipur border after a bill to cancel the three contentious farm laws was passed during the Winter Session of the Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Kishore

Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

India's captain Ajinkya Rahane speaks to on field umpires as after they stopped play at the end of the fifth day their first test cricket match with New Zealand in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

New Zealand's Ajaz Patel is beaten by a delivery bowled by India's Ravindra Jadeja during the day five of their first test cricket match in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri

India's players celebrate the wicket of New Zealand's Tim Southee during the day five of their first test cricket match with New Zealand in Kanpur.

AP Photo/Altaf Qadri
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