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  • Coronavirus cases cross 3 lakh for 6th straight day

    Coronavirus cases cross 3 lakh for 6th straight day

    Apr 27, 2021, 08:49 AM IST

    April so far is the deadliest month since the beginning of the pandemic and the last seven days accounted for half of the deaths reported in the month

  • People should take vaccine doses, it is a preventive tool against Covid: Doctor

    People should take vaccine doses, it is a preventive tool against Covid: Doctor

    Apr 26, 2021, 03:10 PM IST

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the city government will provide Covid-19 vaccine to all Delhiites for free. Addressing the media here, Kejriwal also called for uniformity in prices of COVID-19 vaccines and urged the vaccine manufacturers to cut the price to Rs 150 per dose.

  • Delhi govt has decided to provide free vaccines to everyone above 18 years of age: CM Kejriwal

    Delhi govt has decided to provide free vaccines to everyone above 18 years of age: CM Kejriwal

    Apr 26, 2021, 12:24 PM IST

    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday said that the city government will provide Covid-19 vaccine to all Delhiites for free. Addressing the media here, Kejriwal also called for uniformity in prices of COVID-19 vaccines and urged the vaccine manufacturers to cut the price to Rs 150 per dose.

  • US lifts ban on supply of raw materials for Covid vaccines

    US lifts ban on supply of raw materials for Covid vaccines

    Apr 26, 2021, 09:42 AM IST

    US President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris have assured India and its people of providing all assistance, including urgently sending necessary medical life-saving supplies and equipment, to help the country combat the deadly coronavirus crisis.

  • COVID-19: Maharashtra Govt to vaccinate all its citizens for free

    COVID-19: Maharashtra Govt to vaccinate all its citizens for free

    Apr 25, 2021, 10:57 PM IST

    Maharashtra Government will vaccinate all its citizens free of cost, informed State Minister Nawab Malik on April 25.

  • Congress demands one nation, one price for coronavirus vaccines

    Congress demands one nation, one price for coronavirus vaccines

    Apr 25, 2021, 02:52 PM IST

    Covaxin, India's indigeniously developmed coronavirus vaccine, will be sold at Rs 600 per dose for state hospitals and Rs 1,200 per dose for private hospitals, vaccine maker Bharat Biotech has informed.

  • Covaxin priced at Rs 600 per dose for state hospitals, Rs 1,200 for private ones

    Covaxin priced at Rs 600 per dose for state hospitals, Rs 1,200 for private ones

    Apr 25, 2021, 08:26 AM IST

    Covaxin, India's indigeniously developmed coronavirus vaccine, will be sold at Rs 600 per dose for state hospitals and Rs 1,200 per dose for private hospitals, vaccine maker Bharat Biotech has informed.

  • People in villages must get both vaccine doses: PM Modi

    People in villages must get both vaccine doses: PM Modi

    Apr 24, 2021, 05:01 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on April 24 attended an event on Panchayati Raj Diwas, via video conferencing. At the event, PM said, "When we met for Panchayati Raj Diwas a year back, the entire country was fighting against Corona.

  • SWAMITVA scheme: PM Modi distributes e-property cards to the beneficiaries

    SWAMITVA scheme: PM Modi distributes e-property cards to the beneficiaries

    Apr 24, 2021, 01:13 PM IST

    As many as 4.09 lakh property owners given their e-property cards on this occasion, which will also mark the rolling out of the SVAMITVA scheme for implementation across the country.

  • India TV Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma takes 2nd dose of Covid vaccine

    India TV Editor-in-Chief Rajat Sharma takes 2nd dose of Covid vaccine

    Apr 23, 2021, 05:03 PM IST

    Today I took my second dose of Covid vaccine at Phoenix Hospital, near my home. It was so smooth that I did not even get to know when Nurse Bessy put the jab on my forearm. I appeal to all: Get yourselves vaccinated.Vaccine is the biggest weapon in our battle against Coronavirus, India TV Editor-In-Chief Rajat Sharma tweeted after taking the second dose.

  • Is vaccination the only way to save life against COVID-19? Find all your answers here

    Is vaccination the only way to save life against COVID-19? Find all your answers here

    Apr 23, 2021, 01:07 PM IST

    Since the beginning of the coronavirus infection, we all know one thing with certainty that the virus impacts lung health. And for that very reason, doctors advise patients to start monitoring their oxygen levels with the help of oxymeter so any abnormality can be caught and treated in time.

  • In current Covid wave kids younger than 5-yrs and youths among patients, say Doctors

    In current Covid wave kids younger than 5-yrs and youths among patients, say Doctors

    Apr 23, 2021, 11:38 AM IST

    The ongoing Covid-19 surge is taking a toll on children’s health with several hospitals reporting a sharp rise in the number of children between the age of one and five landing up in hospitals. Unlike last year, the virus is affecting infants, with some as young as one-and-a-half months old getting admitted to hospital.

  • PM Modi to chair meet on Covid-19 crisis today

    PM Modi to chair meet on Covid-19 crisis today

    Apr 23, 2021, 08:17 AM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he will not be going to poll-bound West Bengal on Friday due to high-level meetings to review the prevailing Covid-19 situation. According to the PMO, the Prime Minister will chair an internal meeting on Covid-19 management at 9 am on Friday. He will then virtually interact with chief ministers of states reeling under a heavy caseload at 10 am. At 12.30 pm, the Prime Minister will hold a meeting with leading manufacturers of liquid oxygen via video-conferencing

  • Supreme Court asks Centre for Oxygen, Vaccine plan

    Supreme Court asks Centre for Oxygen, Vaccine plan

    Apr 23, 2021, 08:12 AM IST

    The Supreme Court has stepped into the case at a time six High Courts across the country are hearing related petitions involving the crisis of oxygen, beds and the anti-viral drug Remdesivir in hospitals.

  • PM Modi cancels all his Bengal rallies on friday amid surge of Covid cases

    PM Modi cancels all his Bengal rallies on friday amid surge of Covid cases

    Apr 22, 2021, 08:13 PM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has cancelled his visit to the poll-bound West Bengal on Friday where he was scheduled to address election rallies ahead of the seventh phase of the assembly elections. The Prime Minister will be chairing a high-level meeting to view the pandemic situation.

  • PM Modi cancels all his Bengal rallies on friday amid surge of Covid cases

    PM Modi cancels all his Bengal rallies on friday amid surge of Covid cases

    Apr 22, 2021, 06:17 PM IST

    “Tomorrow, will be chairing high-level meetings to review the prevailing COVID-19 situation. Due to that, I would not be going to West Bengal”. He was scheduled to address four meetings including one at Shaheed Minar grounds in Kolkata.

  • Mosques in Mumbai offer free oxygen cylinders to COVID-19 patients

    Mosques in Mumbai offer free oxygen cylinders to COVID-19 patients

    Apr 22, 2021, 11:59 AM IST

    Many mosques in Mumbai and the suburbs have stepped forward to offer free oxygen cylinders to COVID-19 patients in an effort to aid the fight against coronavirus. This service is also provided for COVID-19 patients at home, whose oxygen level is very low.As cases continue to soar in the city.

  • Jind runs out of Covid vaccine after 1,710 doses stolen

    Jind runs out of Covid vaccine after 1,710 doses stolen

    Apr 22, 2021, 10:22 AM IST

    Around 1,710 doses of Covishield and Covaxin were stolen by unknown burglars in the storeroom of the government civil hospital in Jind Wednesday night.

  • Vaccine will boost your immunity against Covid-19, assure Doctors

    Vaccine will boost your immunity against Covid-19, assure Doctors

    Apr 21, 2021, 02:36 PM IST

    The government has allowed vaccination for every adult starting from May 1. The countrywide vaccination drive was rolled out on January 16 with the inoculation of healthcare workers. The vaccination of frontline workers started from February 2. The next phase of COVID-19 vaccination commenced from March 1 for people over 60 years and those aged 45 and above with specified comorbid conditions. India opened vaccination for all people aged above 45 from April 1.

  • Gujarat CM takes first dose of COVID vaccine in Gandhinagar

    Gujarat CM takes first dose of COVID vaccine in Gandhinagar

    Apr 21, 2021, 02:18 PM IST

    Chief Minister of Gujarat, Vijay Rupani on April 21 took his first dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Gandhinagar. CM Rupani was seen following all the COVID protocols at the centre. Meanwhile, in the last 24 hours, as many as 11,403 new COVID-19 cases and 117 deaths were reported in Gujarat, along with 4,179 recoveries, the state health department informed on Tuesday evening.