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Post-Christmas, New Year Festivities, Covid Cases Rising In Rural Mizoram

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Mizoram on Thursday reported 1,054 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and 299 of them were from Aizawl district.

COVID-19: Assam Logs 2,837 New Cases, Highest Since Jun 22 Last Year

Jan 12, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The state had reported 2,198 fresh cases with a positivity rate of 4.49 per cent on Monday against the testing of 48,964 samples. On Tuesday, 2,837 new cases were detected against the testing of 49,840 samples, registering a positivity of 5.69 per cent, the bulletin said.

Arunachal Reports 134 New Covid-19 Cases, Highest One-Day Spike In Jan

Arunachal Pradesh has been witnessing a spurt in coronavirus infections since January 4 with 340 new Covid-19 cases reported so far.

Delhi records 1,796 new cases, highest since May 22; positivity rate jumps to 2.44%

Jan 01, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

On Thursday, 1,313 cases were recorded with a positivity rate of 1.73 per cent, according to officials figures. The daily cases count had breached the 1000-mark after a gap of seven months.

Mumbai Logs Over 2,500 Covid-19 Cases | Highlights

In the event of rising Covid-19 cases in Mumbai, Maharashtra minister Aaditya Thackeray held a meeting with civic officials today to chart a task plan.

29 December, 2021

Covid-19 Restrictions In Delhi: Long Queues In Metro Stations With New Norms In Place


Covid-19 Delhi: The new restrictions including night curfew has been put in place amid rising Covid cases in the national capital.

27 December, 2021

Omicron Covid Variant: Yellow Alert In Delhi? What Will Remain Open, What Won't

Outlook Web Desk

The Yellow Alert is likely to roll out if the positivity rate remains above the critical mark of 0.5 per cent for two consecutive days.

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.

14 November, 2021

Covid-19 India: New Cases Cross 11K Mark; Active Cases Continue To Dip

Outlook Web Desk

The active Covid-19 cases have come down to 1,35,918— the lowest in 17 months.

12 November, 2021

Himachal Pradesh: Covid Sends Fresh Threat As 42 Deaths Occur In 10 Days, 118 Children Infected

Ashwani Sharma

Health officials claim that massive crowds in the markets during Diwali festival and earlier breach of the social distancing norms during the bypoll campaigns are to be blamed primarily for this sudden rise in Covid infection .

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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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Jan 08, 2022 Rakhi Bose

What Is The Future Of The Liberal Arts In Asia?

Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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