Japan warns of swiftly rising COVID cases, PM to give news conference ..
Reuters - 14/07/2022

Japan warned on Tuesday that a new wave of coronavirus cases appears to be rapidly spreading through the nation, calling.....

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South Korea expands booster shots as COVID-19 cases creep up ..
Associated Press - 14/07/2022

Health officials in South Korea are expanding booster shots to adults 50 and over as COVID-19 cases creep up again acros.....

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Free Covid precaution doses for 18-59 age group from July 15 at govt c ..
PTI - 14/07/2022

People in the 18-59 age group will get free precaution doses of the Covid vaccine at government vaccination centres unde.....

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As silent Covid wave sweeps America, White House to prioritise booster ..
Reuters - 14/07/2022

The White House said on Tuesday it will ensure Americans continue to have easy access to COVID-19 vaccines, treatments a.....

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Serum Institute of India to Launch Indigenously Made Vaccine to Treat ..
PTI - 13/07/2022

Serum Institute of India CEO Adar Poonawalla on Tuesday said the company plans to launch its indigenously-developed vacc.....

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India's High on Population but Low on Development Indicators ..
TNN - 13/07/2022

 India is poised to overtake China as the world’s most populous nation, but it is third from the bottom on mo.....

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China reports 338 new COVID cases for July 12 vs 424 a day ..
Reuters - 13/07/2022

China reported 338 new COVID-19 infections on July 12, of which 98 were symptomatic and 240 were asymptomatic, the Natio.....

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WHO says COVID-19 remains a global health emergency ..
Reuters - 13/07/2022

The World Health Organization said on Tuesday that COVID-19 remains a global emergency, nearly 2-1/2 years after it was .....

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South Africa confirms third monkeypox case in tourist from Switzerland ..
Reuters - 12/07/2022

South Africa has confirmed a third case of monkeypox, in a 42-year-old male tourist from Switzerland, the health departm.....

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Moderna to advance two Omicron vaccine candidates against newer varian ..
Reuters - 12/07/2022

Moderna Inc said on Monday it was advancing two Omicron vaccine candidates for the fall, one designed against the B.....

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153 dengue cases reported in Delhi so far, 10 in July: Civic report ..
PTI - 12/07/2022

Over 150 dengue cases have been reported in the national capital so far this year, including at least 10 cases in July, .....

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Macau shuts all its casinos in race to curb COVID spread ..
Reuters - 11/07/2022

Macau shut all its casinos for the first time in more than two years on Monday as authorities struggle to contain the wo.....

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70 pc of senior citizens didn’t have access to proper healthcare ..
PTI - 11/07/2022

Around 70 per cent of senior citizens did not have access to proper healthcare facilities during the COVID-19 pandemic w.....

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Delhi Covid-19 update: Capital records 433 fresh COVID cases, two deat ..
PTI - 11/07/2022

Delhi on Sunday recorded 433 fresh COVID-19 cases with a positivity rate of 2.96 per cent and two more deaths, according.....

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NTAGI panel recommends use of Covid vaccines Corbevax, Covaxin for kid ..
PTI - 09/07/2022

The NTAGI’s Standing Technical Sub-Committee (STSC) approved the use of COVID-19 vaccines Corbevax and Covaxin for.....

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Shanghai, Beijing order new round of mass COVID-19 testing ..
Associated Press - 07/07/2022

Residents of parts of Shanghai and Beijing have been ordered to undergo further rounds of COVID-19 testing following the.....

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Possible cause of ‘brain fog’ due to long COVID found ..
PTI - 07/07/2022

Scientists have found the first indications that some of the neurological symptoms in long-COVID are being caused by pro.....

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Gap between 2nd, precaution dose of Covid vaccine reduced to 6 months ..
PTI - 07/07/2022

The Union Health Ministry has reduced the gap between the second and precaution dose of COVID-19 vaccine for all benefic.....

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Macau COVID outbreak hits more than 900 as infections spread ..
Reuters - 06/07/2022

Macau reported 89 new coronavirus cases on Tuesday, taking the total to more than 900 infections since mid-June, as auth.....

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BA.2.75 sub-variant of Omicron has limited circulation in India, doesn ..
PTI - 06/07/2022

The highly transmissible strain of Omicron’s BA.2 sub-variant BA.2.75 has been documented to have a limited circul.....

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At 659, Covid-19 cases in Mumbai jump by 53% in 24 hrs ..
PTI - 06/07/2022

Mumbai on Tuesday logged 659 COVID-19 cases, a 53 per cent spike over Monday, taking the tally to 1,116,132 while the de.....

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