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Odisha extends partial lockdown till July 16 with graded unlocking

Odisha extends partial lockdown till July 16 with graded unlocking

The Odisha government on Wednesday announced to continue partial lockdown in the state for another 15 days till 16 July. The existing COVID-related lockdown restrictions will end at 5 AM on Thursday. It further noted, weekend curfew would be lifted from 20 districts that have positivity rate of less than

Dilip Kumar hospitalised for breathlessness, second time in a month

Dilip Kumar hospitalised for breathlessness, second time in a month

New Delhi: Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to a Mumbai hospital earlier this month following complaints of breathlessness, has been taken to the Hinduja Hospital again after he complained of breathing issues, reported news agency PTI. The actor, 98, had reportedly complained of breathlessness. On June 6, Dilip Kumar was

Brazil to suspend $324 million Covaxin deal with Bharat Biotech amid probe

Brazil to suspend $324 million Covaxin deal with Bharat Biotech amid probe

Brazil will suspend a $324 million Indian vaccine contract that has mired President Jair Bolsonaro in accusations of irregularities, the health minister said on Tuesday, following the guidance of the federal comptroller, the CGU. The deal to buy 20 million doses of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin shot has become a headache

India reports less than 40,000 new COVID-19 cases after 102 days

India reports less than 40,000 new COVID-19 cases after 102 days

India has reported 37,566 new COVID-19 cases and 907 deaths in the last 24 hours, as per the Union Health Ministry. The country reported less than 40,000 daily cases after 102 days.With this, the total COVID-19 cases in the country reached 3,03,16,897 while the death toll surged to 3,97,637. The

India reports 50,040 new Covid-19 cases, recovery rate at 96.75%

India reports 50,040 new Covid-19 cases, recovery rate at 96.75%

India recorded 50,040 new cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in the preceding 24 hours, the Union ministry of health and family welfare informed on Sunday in its daily bulletin — a slight increase from its spike of 48,698 new cases a day ago. Further, the new fatalities saw a

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