Reuters | , Cairo
PUBLISHED ON MAY 11, 2021 07:47 AM IST
All the international travellers will be required to quarantine for a week in government-approved accommodation as they enter Saudi Arabia. This rule will be applicable from May 20.
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2021 11:56 PM IST
India registered 382,315 new Covid-19 cases in the preceding 24 hours. With hospitals continuing to make a desperate plea for beds and oxygen, a weekly WHO report showed that the country now accounts for nearly half the coronavirus cases reported worldwide and a quarter of the deaths.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
PUBLISHED ON MAY 05, 2021 09:48 AM IST
India, battling the more infectious second wave of the coronavirus disease, has now registered over 300,000 daily Covid-19 cases for two weeks straight.
By hindustantimes.com | Written by Joydeep Bose
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 06:54 PM IST
In a new order, the West Bengal government informed that no more than 50 people are to be allowed in weddings and other congregations. Moreover, the principle of keeping shops open for three hours in the morning and for two in the evening would also now be applicable to all retail shops as well.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 03:50 PM IST
The accident took place around 4am at Al-Kauser picket when the accused, Samit Yadav, dozed off while he was returning from a hospital after attending to his Covid-19 positive wife, police said.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 02:39 PM IST
As the younger population of India becomes eligible for vaccination against coronavirus today with the start of the third phase of inoculation drive, Centre said that over 79 lakh Covid-19 vaccine doses are still available with the states and union territories to be administered to their population.
PTI | , London
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 02:23 PM IST
Besides India, the other countries that have been added to the list for mandatory quarantine from May 4 are Georgia, Iran, Mongolia and Costa Rica.
PUBLISHED ON MAY 01, 2021 10:28 AM IST
Unicef is helping to procure and install 25 oxygen plants for hospitals in northeast India and Maharashtra, as well as the installation of thermal scanners at ports of entry countrywide.
PUBLISHED ON APR 28, 2021 04:42 PM IST
The Jawaharlal Nehru medical college and hospital, a frontline central government medical facility in Uttar Pradesh, is a part of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), and has 273 oxygen-dependent patients, including those suffering from Covid-19.
PUBLISHED ON APR 28, 2021 12:54 PM IST
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PUBLISHED ON APR 28, 2021 12:02 PM IST
The critical supplies of medical oxygen of Singapore come amid the deadly, more infectious second wave of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), with which India is currently struggling.
PUBLISHED ON APR 27, 2021 10:29 PM IST
Spain has imposed a 10-day quarantine on passengers arriving from Brazil, Peru, and Colombia as well as nine nations in Africa including South Africa and Mozambique.
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2021 07:40 PM IST
There is a surge of calls for taxi and limousine services from Canadians who fly through US airports in states like New York and then cross over the land border since only those flying to Canada must spend up to three days of the country's 14-day required quarantine period in a hotel
PUBLISHED ON APR 20, 2021 10:55 AM IST
Noida: Surveillance activities are allowed in Covid-19 containment areas to trace suspected patients, such as people suffering from influenza-like illnesses, those having symptoms of severe acute respiratory illness (SARI) and people having a co-morbid condition
PUBLISHED ON APR 19, 2021 10:33 AM IST
Maharashtra, with over 670,000 active Covid-19 cases, tops the list, followed by Uttar Pradesh, Karnataka and Chhattisgarh, with more than one lakh active cases. Next are Kerala, Delhi, and Tamil Nadu, followed by Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan and Gujarat, which have between 100,000-60,000 active cases.
Reuters | , Paris
UPDATED ON APR 18, 2021 05:00 AM IST
France decided this week to suspend all flights to and from Brazil. The measure will be extended until April 23, the prime minister's office said in the same statement.
UPDATED ON APR 16, 2021 03:53 PM IST
- Pooja Bedi has responded to dozens of Twitter users who slammed her for 'flaunting privilege' in Goa, while lockdowns are being imposed across the country.
PUBLISHED ON APR 16, 2021 09:55 AM IST
Amid a surge in Covid-19 cases in Uttar Pradesh, the Noida administration has decided to increase the number of random coronavirus tests for people commuting to and from Delhi.
UPDATED ON APR 15, 2021 04:16 PM IST
In an effort of gradual re-opening of tourism sector that accounts for about a fifth of the Greek economy and more than a quarter of jobs, Greece plans to lift the compulsory Covid-19 quarantine for tourists from these nations
PUBLISHED ON FEB 15, 2021 12:13 PM IST
Passengers arriving in the UK from coronavirus hot spots will be required to quarantine in government-managed hotel rooms for 10 days starting Monday, part of an effort to stop new strains of the virus entering the country.
Reuters | , Washington
PUBLISHED ON JAN 23, 2021 11:41 AM IST
Groups representing the U.S. travel industry and airlines on Friday voiced opposition to mandatory quarantines for air passengers arriving in the United States from overseas a day after President Joe Biden signed an order to take that step.
Hindustan Times, Patna | By Ruchir Kumar
UPDATED ON MAR 16, 2020 07:24 PM IST
The couple, who had landed at Delhi airport, were traced to a hotel in Bihar capital Patna the next day and told to go into quarantine at the state-run Patna Medical College hospital.