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Covid-19 Cases

Covid-19: India Logs 15,786 New Infections, Active Cases Lowest In Nearly 8 Months

Oct 22, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Active Covid-19 cases have jumped to 1,75,745 but still stand at a 232-day low. 231 new deaths were recorded on Thursday.

India Logs 18,454 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, Recovery Rate Highest Since March 2020

Oct 21, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

An increase of 733 cases has been recorded in the active Covid-19 case count in a span of 24 hours, the health ministry said.

India Records Lowest Covid-19 Infections in 231 Days, Active Cases At 277 Day Low

The death toll due to Covid-19 climbed to 4,52,454 with 164 fresh fatalities, while the active cases declined to 1,83,118, the lowest in 227 days, according to the data updated at 8 am.

Russia Continues To Witness Covid-19 Surge, Infections Exceed 8 Million

Oct 18, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

The country's task force said Monday that 34,325 new infections over the past day raised the pandemic-long total to 8,027,012.

India Records 13,596 Covid-19 Cases, Active Cases Lowest In 221 Days

India's active Covid-19 infection tally currently stands at 1,89,694, the lowest in 221 days. The daily rise in new Covid-19 infections remains below 30,000 for straight 24 days.

16 October, 2021

India Registers 15.981 New Covid-19 Cases; Active Cases Dip Further

Outlook Web Desk

The total Covid-19 case tally in India has reached to 3,40,53,573 cases, with total 4,51,980 fatalities due to the deadly virus.

15 October, 2021

Russia Continues To Witnesses Covid-19 Surge; Daily Deaths, Infections At Record High

Associated Press (AP)

Russia's daily death tolls have set records daily over the past few days, approaching 1,000 as contagion spikes amid a sluggish vaccination rate.

15 October, 2021

Covid-19: Odisha's Khordha District Troubling State Govt For Long, More So In Current Festive Season

Sandeep Sahu

Khordha district of Odisha, which consists of the capital Bhubaneswar as well has accounted for nearly 50% of Odisha's daily Covid-19 cases for several weeks now.

15 October, 2021

India’s ‘Maitri’ Played Major Role In Global Covid-19 Fight: Nirmala Sitharaman

Outlook Web Desk

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said India’s pandemic response has focused on the ‘twin goals of saving both the lives and livelihoods’.

15 October, 2021

India Logs 16,862 New Covid-19 Cases: Active Cases Lowest In 216 Days

Outlook Web Desk

While 379 fresh fatalities due to Covid-19 have been reported, the active cases have almost come down to 2 lakhs.

14 October, 2021

India Registers 18,987 New Covid-19 Cases; Below 30,000 Cases For 20th Straight Day

Outlook Web Desk

According to the Union Health Ministry data, active Covid-19 cases are at a 215 day low.


13 October, 2021

India Registers 15,823 New Covid-19 Cases; Below 30,000 Cases For 19th Straight Day

Outlook Web Desk

According to the Union Health Ministry data India total Covid-19 cases have reached to 3,40,01,743 cases.

12 October, 2021

Covid-19: Daily Infections Seeing Downward Trend, Remain Under 20,000 For Past 15 Days

Outlook Web Desk

India recorded 15,786 daily rise in Covid-19 cases yesterday. Active cases have been recorded at 1,78,831, the lowest in over 232 days.

11 October, 2021

India Logs 18,132 New Covid-19 Cases - Lowest In 215 Days

Outlook Web Desk

Active Covid-19 cases have declined to 2,27,347, the lowest in 209 days, according to the Union Ministry of Health data updated at 8 am. 193 fresh fatalities were recorded.

08 October, 2021

India Logs 21,257 Fresh Covid-19 Cases; Active Cases Lowest In 205 Days

Outlook Web Desk

With 271 deaths recorded yesterday, the Covid-19 active cases toll declined to 2,40,221 cases. Active cases remain under the 30,000 mark for the 14th day straight.

07 October, 2021

India Logs 22,431 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, Active Cases Lowest In 204 Days

Outlook Web Desk

The daily rise in the number of Covid-19 cases has been below 30,000 for straight 13 days. 318 new fatalities were recorded.

06 October, 2021

India Logs 18,833 Fresh Covid-19 Cases. Active Cases Lowest In 203 Days

Outlook Web Desk

The daily rise in new coronavirus infections remained below 30,000 for the 12th straight day. 278 fresh fatalities have been registered.


05 October, 2021

Indian Woman Jailed In Singapore For Breaking Covid-19 Rules

Outlook Web Desk

Under Singaporean Law, those diagnosed with an acute respiratory infection and given an MC cannot leave their home until they test negative for Covid-19.

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Members of the Muslim community conduct Friday prayers in an open site amid heavy police presence, during protests by residents and members of various pro-Hindu organisations, at Sector 12 area, in Gurugram.

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Bihar Governor Fagu Chauhan presents a memonto to President Ram Nath Kovind at Raj Bhawan, in Patna.

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A worker arranges lanterns at a shop ahead of the Diwali festival, in Thane.

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A security person stands guard near the venue of Union Home Minister Amit Shah's scheduled public meeting, in Jammu.

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Workers weigh groundnut at Khetiwadi Utpann Bazar Samiti yard at Bedi in Rajkot.

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