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Opinion | Covid Pandemic: Do not lose courage, India will

Opinion | Covid Pandemic: Do not lose courage, India will win this war

India | Apr 29, 2021, 03:18 PM IST

From Lucknow, we showed visuals of an ambulance driver giving oxygen to his mother, who had worked as health worker for 30 years, outside the famous KGMU hospital. The son was waiting for instructions from Covid Command Centre for admission of his ailing mother.

Opinion | How governments failed to anticipate the full

Opinion | How governments failed to anticipate the full brunt of the second pandemic wave

India | Apr 28, 2021, 03:46 PM IST

Relatives of Covid patients are being forced to buy vital medicines in black market, there are long queues for lab tests, oxygen cylinders and ventilators are not available. There was this heart wrenching video of a four-year-old boy pushing a stretcher carrying his father, while his mother was dragging the stretcher from the other hand, inside a hospital. There were no ward boys to help.

Opinion | Covid pandemic: Do not fear the virus

Opinion | Covid pandemic: Do not fear the virus

India | Apr 27, 2021, 03:52 PM IST

Let me tell you: Do not fear at all. If you have mild Covid systems, you can recover easily while staying inside your homes by taking medicines on doctors’ advice.

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Opinion | Covid Pandemic: A Herculean wartime-like effort to supply oxygen, medicines

India | Apr 24, 2021, 02:19 PM IST

Looking at the massive wartime like efforts launched by Prime Minister Modi to beat the oxygen shortage, I am confident that one will soon find light at the end of this dark tunnel, that has engulfed our nation.

OPINION | Covid Pandemic: Oyxgen crisis will be overcome

OPINION | Covid Pandemic: Oxygen crisis will be overcome soon

India | Apr 23, 2021, 03:57 PM IST

C-17 and IL-76 transport aircrafts of the Indian Air Force have started airlifting big oxygen containers to filling stations across India to speed up distribution of medical oxygen. IAF pilots are working against time to reach deadlines so that sick patients, in dire need of oxygen can be saved.

OPINION | How sheer negligence at Nashik hospital caused

OPINION | How sheer negligence at Nashik hospital caused the death of 24 Covid patients

India | Apr 22, 2021, 02:56 PM IST

It took only 17 days for the daily Covid count to jump from 1 lakh on April 4 to thrice that number now. The pandemic is spreading so fast that in many families, most of the members have been tested positive.

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Opinion | Let us not lose courage: We shall overcome

India | Apr 21, 2021, 03:05 PM IST

From May 1, the vaccination drive will begin on a war footing in India. Like Israel, which has vaccinated more than half of its population and has allowed the opening of schools and lifting of restrictions on wearing masks, a day will come soon, when we, in India, will be doing the same.

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Opinion | Pandemic: If lockdowns are enforced, situation will definitely improve in next 2-3 weeks

India | Apr 20, 2021, 02:45 PM IST

On Monday, the Centre announced that all Indians above the age of 18 years will now be eligible to get Covid vaccines from May 1.

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Opinion | Second wave of Covid Pandemic: A scary scenario

India | Apr 17, 2021, 02:39 PM IST

Meanwhile, the Kumbh Mela continues in Haridwar, despite Prime Minister Narendra Modi making a special plea to the sadhus to call off the remaining 'snans' and make the Kumbh Mela symbolic this time.

Opinion | COVID-19: Ignoring the danger won’t help

Opinion | COVID-19: Ignoring the danger won’t help

India | Apr 16, 2021, 12:33 PM IST

Fourteen states and union territories recorded their highest ever tally on Thursday, with Maharashtra leading by 61,695 cases, Uttar Pradesh 22,439 cases, Chhattisgarh 15,256 cases, Karnataka 14,738 cases, Madhya Pradesh 10,168 cases and Gujarat 8,152 cases. Delhi recorded 16,699 cases.

Opinion | With 2-lakh daily spike in Covid cases, India

Opinion | With 2-lakh daily spike in Covid cases, India faces a huge challenge

India | Apr 15, 2021, 03:18 PM IST

The daily case count has doubled in the last 10 days, from more than 1 lakh on April 4 to more than 2 lakh today. It took 21 days for the United States to reach the 2-lakh milestone, but the surge in India has been faster.

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Opinion | Self-regulation: Stay at home for a few weeks, we can surely beat the pandemic

India | Apr 14, 2021, 04:34 PM IST

A total of more than 1,000 Covid-related deaths took place on Tuesday alone across India. The daily casualty figure crossed 1,000 for the first time since October 2 when the first wave was at its peak.

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Opinion | Pandemic in India can be controlled only if people strictly observe Covid protocol

India | Apr 13, 2021, 03:36 PM IST

With most of the hospitals in pandemic-hit states almost full with Covid-19 patients, reports are pouring in from different states of bodies piling up in morgues and crematoriums.

Opinion | Keep Covid pandemic away from politics, let’s fight the challenge unitedly

Opinion | Keep Covid pandemic away from politics, let’s fight the challenge unitedly

India | Apr 10, 2021, 04:04 PM IST

The number of fresh Covid-19 cases reached an all-time high on Friday, as India recorded 1,45,384 cases, the highest single-day surge till date, the Health Ministry said on Saturday. 

Opinion | Covid pandemic: Imposing a complete lockdown may not be necessary

Opinion | Covid pandemic: Imposing a complete lockdown may not be necessary

India | Apr 09, 2021, 01:21 PM IST

The entire nation is presently worried over the fast-spreading Covid pandemic. The situation is worse compared to last year’s peak. On Thursday, the number of new Covid cases surged to 1,31,968 across India, the highest recorded so far.

Opinion | Kissa Collection Ka: Sachin Waze’s ‘letter

Kissa Collection Ka: Sachin Waze’s ‘letter bomb’ against top ministers seems to be calculated move

India | Apr 08, 2021, 12:47 PM IST

In the four-page handwritten letter, Vaze alleged that the then home minister Anil Deshmukh, deputy CM Ajit Pawar and Anil Parab asked him to “collect” extortion money. Vaze alleged that Anil Parab asked him to initiate talks with SBUT (Saifee Burhani Improvement Trust) for a “Rs 50-crore settlement” to close an inquiry.

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Opinion | Vaccination is a must for tackling the surge in Covid pandemic

India | Apr 07, 2021, 11:58 AM IST

Till Tuesday at 8 pm, over 8.4 crore Covid doses were administered across India. This includes the first dose given to over 5.44 crore people of 45 years and above age. 

Opinion | Rs 100 crore collection: The heat of CBI probe is bound to reach Uddhav Thackeray

Opinion | Rs 100 crore collection: The heat of CBI probe is bound to reach Uddhav Thackeray

India | Apr 06, 2021, 11:51 AM IST

It was nothing less than a storm in Maharashtra politics. There were straws in the wind about the impending storm.

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Opinion | Second wave of COVID: More lethal and moves faster

India | Apr 03, 2021, 11:16 AM IST

India TV reporter said, for the last one month, meetings were going on between the district administration, police and local community on whether to allow the yatra to take place or not. There was no yatra after Holi, but after four days, all of a sudden, thousands of villagers came out and took part in the yatra. The local administration was helpless. 

Opinion | Nandigram: Who threatened villagers on voting day?

Opinion | Nandigram: Who threatened villagers on voting day?

India | Apr 02, 2021, 02:04 PM IST

On polling day in Nandigram, we showed on India TV, how villagers, both men and women, fearing for their lives, were walking towards the polling booth near their village, with central security forces accompanying them.

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