COVID-19 CRISIS

Covid origins need further studies: WHO

A joint study released on Tuesday by the World Health Organization and Chinese officials on the origins of COVID-19 found that all available evidence suggests the virus is likely to have a “natural animal origin”, but that it is not possible at this stage to “precisely determine” how humans were initially infected in China. TIA … Continue reading Covid origins need further studies: WHO

National COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 94.18%

WEB DESK The country’s COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 94.18 per cent. The Health Ministry said, more than thirty seven thousand patients recovered within 24 hours and with this one crore thirteen lakh patients have already recovered from the infection. However, the active caseload is continuously rising in the country due to sudden spike in … Continue reading National COVID-19 recovery rate stands at 94.18%

Centre rushes high-level teams to Chhattisgarh and Chandigarh amid surge in COVID-19 cases

AMN / WEB DESK Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has rushed two High Level multidisciplinary teams to Chhattisgarh and Chandigarh in view of surge in number of COVID-19 cases. These teams will work with the governments to ascertain the reason for surge in cases, assist in undertaking gap analysis and recommend requisite COVID-19 … Continue reading Centre rushes high-level teams to Chhattisgarh and Chandigarh amid surge in COVID-19 cases

Both COVID-19 vaccines are completely safe and immunogenic: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Staff Reporter Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan has said that government is ensuring supplies of vaccines to the states as per their per day vaccination capacities. Speaking at the India Economic Conclave, he said, government is keeping a close watch on the number of beneficiaries being vaccinated each day and number of people in … Continue reading Both COVID-19 vaccines are completely safe and immunogenic: Dr Harsh Vardhan

Over 4 crore 50 lakh 65 thousand doses of Covid vaccine administered in India so far

WEB DESK Over four crore 50 lakh 65 thousand doses of Covid vaccine have been administered to the beneficiaries in the country so far. Union Health Ministry said that more than four lakh 62 thousand doses were given to the beneficiaries in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate reached 95.75 per … Continue reading Over 4 crore 50 lakh 65 thousand doses of Covid vaccine administered in India so far

5 states account for over 77.7% of the new COVID-19 cases: Govt

AMN / WEB DESK As India witnessed the highest daily tally of COVID-19 cases this year, the Union Health Ministry today said that Maharashtra, Kerala, Punjab, Karnataka, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh account for 77.7 percent of the new infections in last 24 hours. Union Health Ministry said, Maharashtra reported highest daily new cases at 27 … Continue reading 5 states account for over 77.7% of the new COVID-19 cases: Govt

WHO statement on AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine safety signals

Some countries in the European Union have temporarily suspended use of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as a precautionary measure based on reports of rare blood coagulation disorders in persons who had received the vaccine. Other countries in the EU – having considered the same information – have decided to continue using the vaccine in their … Continue reading WHO statement on AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine safety signals

70 districts witness 150% surge in COVID cases in last 15 days: Health Secretary

Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI As many as 70 districts in 16 states have witnessed 150 per cent increase in COVID-19 cases in the last 15 days, according to government data. Briefing media here today, Secretary in Health Ministry Rajesh Bhushan said, the contribution of active cases as well as the case fatality rate is … Continue reading 70 districts witness 150% surge in COVID cases in last 15 days: Health Secretary

No indication AstraZeneca vaccine causes blood clots: EU’s drug regulator

WEB DESK The European Union’s drug regulator has insisted that there is no indication that the AstraZeneca vaccine causes blood clots. The European Medicines Agency, EMA yesterday urged governments not to halt use of the vaccine at a time when the pandemic is still taking thousands of lives each day. Ms Emer Cooke, the head … Continue reading No indication AstraZeneca vaccine causes blood clots: EU’s drug regulator

India’s total vaccination coverage nears three crore mark

SUDHIR KUMAR Over two crore 82 lakh people have been administered Covid-19 vaccines in the country so far. The Health Ministry said that more than 20 lakh 53 thousand people have been inoculated with Covid-19 doses in the last 24 hours. Meanwhile, the country’s COVID-19 recovery rate reached 96.82 per cent with the total recovery … Continue reading India’s total vaccination coverage nears three crore mark

SPORTS

Dutee Chand to receive Chhattisgarh Veerni Award

AMN Dutee Chand, the Jakarta Asian Games silver-medalist in 100 and 200 metres, will receive Chhattisgarh V ...

Odisha CM felicitates star cyclist Swasti Singh

WEB DESK Odisha Chief minister Naveen Patnaik today felicitated star cyclist Swasti Singh. Praising her eff ...

خبرنامہ

قرآن کریم اور اس کی 26 آیتیں: صرف ترجمہ نہیں ،تفسیر بھی پڑھیں

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TECH AWAAZ

Abu Dhabi Digital signs partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise

WEB DESK The Abu Dhabi Digital Authority (ADDA)has signed a partnership agreement with Hewlett Packard Ente ...

Indian Army develops messaging application ‘Secure Application for Internet’

file phot AMN Indian Army has developed a simple messaging application named the Secure Application for ...

MARQUEE

It is time to relish ‘Sadabahar’ mango

By Andalib Akhter A farmer from Kota, Rajasthan has developed an innovative mango variety called ‘Sadabah ...

Indian Army Closes Down Military Farms

WEB DESK After 132 years of glorious service to the nation, curtains were drawn on Military Farms. These Fa ...

MEDIA

There is no proposal to appoint a regulator for social media: Govt

AMN / WEB DESK The government has said that there is no proposal to appoint a regulator for social media. I ...

Centre approves financial assistance of Rs 5 lakh in death cases of journalists

Staff Reporter / NEW DELHI The Government today said that it has approved financial assistance of 5 lakh ru ...