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Omicron variant Covid 19

Will Omicron End The Pandemic? What Five Global Studies Say

Jan 15, 2022 Jeevan Prakash Sharma

All the studies have indicated that Omicron will infect with far greater speed than any of its previous variants but will show mild symptoms and will not cause any severe disease of the lungs.

Lockdown Was Imposed Sans Consideration Earlier, Good It Wasn't Announced This Time: NCP Targets PM

Jan 14, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

'I think the BJP will lose more leaders in the coming days. These are clear indications of change in Uttar Pradesh and the BJP is losing the battle,' the NCP leader said.


Daily Rise In COVID-19 Cases Highest In 239 Days

The active cases have increased to 12,72,073, the highest in 220 days, while the death toll has climbed to 4,85,350 with 315 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.

Spell Out Strategy To Treat Those Lacking Facilities For Home Isolation, Provide COVID Test Results Soon: AIADMK

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

In a statement, the former Chief Minister said the then AIADMK government launched concrete and concerted measures since the outbreak of the pandemic in Tamil Nadu on March 7, 2020, and contained the contagion.


Maha Logs 46,723 Cases, Up 27 Pc From Day Ago, 32 Deaths; Overall Tally Tops 70 Lakh

The new cases included 86 infections of the highly contagious Omicron strain, pushing their cumulative count in the state to 1,367, the health department said in a bulletin.

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13 January, 2022

Delhi Logs 27,561 Cases, Second Highest Daily Rise So Far

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According to government data, the city's positivity rate has increased to 26.22 per cent, the highest since May 4 when it was at 26.7 per cent.


12 January, 2022

Active COVID-19 Cases In Country Highest In 211 Days

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The active cases have increased to 9,55,319, the highest in 211 days, while the death toll has climbed to 4,84,655 with 442 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.


12 January, 2022

Bihar Reports 5,908 Fresh Covid Cases, Highest Tally Since Jan 1

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On Monday, the state capital had logged 2,566 fresh cases. The state's overall active coronavirus count jumped to 25,051 on Tuesday. Among other prominent personalities, Chief Minister Nitish Kumar tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday.


12 January, 2022

TN Adds Over 15,000 New Covid-19 Cases; Active Infections Top 75k Mark

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The sharpest increase in fresh infections was reported from Chennai with 6,484 cases, followed by Chengalpet 1,665, Tiruvallur 893, Coimbatore 863 and Madurai 512, while the remaining was spread across other districts.


11 January, 2022

Private Offices In Delhi Closed, Ordered To Switch To WFH Amid Covid Surge

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An order issued by the Delhi Disaster Management Authority also directed for closing of restaurants and bars in the city. However, restaurants have been allowed to service home delivery and take away orders.


11 January, 2022

Active COVID-19 Cases In Country Highest In 208 Days

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The active cases rose to 8,21,446, the highest in 208 days, while the death toll climbed to 4,84,213 with 277 fresh fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.


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11 January, 2022

4,737 Fresh COVID-19 Cases In Bihar, 6-Yr-Old Among 5 Dead

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With the fresh cases, the state’s overall active coronavirus count jumped to 20,938, while the toll increased to 12,106, the bulletin said. The number of infections on Monday was less than 5022 cases reported in the state on Sunday, the bulletin said.


10 January, 2022

No Lockdown In Delhi, DDMA Discussing Further Restrictions In Restaurants, Metro, Buses: Officials

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It was discussed in a Delhi Disaster Management Authority meeting that Covid-19 restrictions imposed in Delhi should also be imposed in National Capital Territory Region to prevent the rise in Covid-19 cases. Lockdown won't be imposed now, officials say.


10 January, 2022

COVID-19: India Records 1,79,723 Cases, 146 Deaths

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The number of active cases has increased to 7,23,619, the highest in around 204 days, while the death toll has climbed to 4,83,936 with 146 fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated.


09 January, 2022

Covid-19 India Update: Fresh Cases Touch 1.6 Lakh In 24 Hours. 552 New Omicron Infections

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Coronavirus news India: As Covid-19 cases rise sharply, 1409 cases of the Omicron variant have been recorded so far. Maharashtra recorded the maximum number of 1,009 cases followed by Delhi at 513, Karnataka 441, Rajasthan 373, Kerala 333 and Gujarat 204.


08 January, 2022

EC Banks On Vaccination For 'Covid-Safe' Polls

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He said that in absolute figures, as of January 7, more than 15 crore people in these five states together have got the first dose of vaccine and more than nine crore had been administered both doses.


08 January, 2022

No Death Due To Omicron Covid-19 In Delhi Till Now: Health Minister Satyendar Jain

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Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said out of the nine fatalities in the national capital, most patients had comorbidities.


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08 January, 2022

Covid-19 Surge: Delhi Police On Strict Vigil As Capital Gears For Weekend Curfew

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The weekend curfew started at 10 pm Friday and will continue till Monday 5 am. Officials in several districts said that teams will be in the field during the period to check that the curfew order was not violated and people did not venture out unnecessarily.


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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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