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Lockdown has ended, but coronavirus still there: PM Narendra Modi

Lockdown has ended, but coronavirus still there: PM Narendra Modi

By Administrator_India Capital Sands With the onset of the festival season, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday made an appeal to people to follow Covid-19 guidelines, saying this was not the time to be careless as the virus was still around and even a small negligence could dampen the festive spirit. In his seventh address …

India declines proposal to test Russia’s COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik-V in large study

India declines proposal to test Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik-V in large study

By Administrator_India Capital Sands India’s drug regulator has knocked back a proposal from Dr Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd to conduct a large study in the country to evaluate Russia’s Sputnik-V COVID-19 vaccine and has asked it to first test the vaccine in a smaller trial. The recommendations by an expert panel of the Central Drugs Standard …

Australia expects to receive AstraZeneca’s coronavirus COVID-19 vaccine within months

India declines proposal to test Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik-V in large study

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Australia expects to receive its first batches of a potential COVID-19 vaccine in January, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Monday, as the number of new daily infections in the country`s virus hotspot fell to a 10-week low. Morrison said his government has struck a deal with CSL Ltd to manufacture …

Coronavirus treatment: Australian vaccine provides protection against infection, safe for humans

India declines proposal to test Russia's COVID-19 vaccine Sputnik-V in large study

By Administrator_India Capital Sands A potential COVID-19 vaccine developed in Australia has showed positive results in human clinical trials. The vaccine candidate has shown zero side effects in human trials so far and has shown promising results when tried on animals. In July, the University of Queensland (UQ) and Australian biotech giant CSL began the trial …

U.S. teachers protest school reopenings, coronavirus cases down in South, West

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Teachers at dozens of school districts protested from their cars on Monday over plans by some U.S. governors to resume in-class instruction during the coronavirus pandemic, while Arizona, Florida, California and Texas saw declines in new cases. The teachers, who painted messages on their cars and formed caravans with other school …

In Mumbai’s slums, over half of population probably infected with coronavirus, survey says

In Mumbai's slums, over half of population probably infected with coronavirus, survey says

By Administrator_India Capital Sands More than half the people living in Mumbai’s sprawling slums are probably infected with the novel coronavirus, which suggests the metropolis could be heading toward herd immunity, a government official and a health expert said on Wednesday, citing a recent survey. India has the world’s third-highest caseload of the virus, behind …

China reports 101 new coronavirus cases for July 28, highest since mid-April

China reports 101 new coronavirus cases for July 28, highest since mid-April

By Administrator_India Capital Sands China reported 101 new coronavirus cases in the mainland for July 28, the highest in over three and a half months, the health commission said on Wednesday. Around the world, countries have been battling an ebb and flow in coronavirus infections. China has moved quickly to stamp out eruptions by contact …

India tops a million coronavirus cases as pandemic hits villages

Global coronavirus COVID-19 cases cross 20 million mark, death toll above 734000

By Administrator_India Capital Sands India on Friday became the third country in the world to record more than one million coronavirus cases, behind only the United States and Brazil, as infections spread further out into the countryside and smaller towns. For India’s population of around 1.3 billion, experts say a million cases are still low …

U.S. sets one-day record with more than 60,500 COVID cases

U.S. sets one-day record with more than 60,500 COVID cases

By Administrator_India Capital Sands More than 60,500 new COVID-19 infections were reported across the United States on Thursday, according to a Reuters tally, setting a one-day record as weary Americans were told to take new precautions and the pandemic becomes increasingly politicized. The total represents a slight rise from Wednesday, when there were 60,000 new …

Global coronavirus cases rise to more than 12 million

Global coronavirus cases rise to more than 12 million

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Global coronavirus cases exceeded 12 million on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally, as evidence mounts of the airborne spread of the disease that has killed more than half a million people in seven months. The number of cases is triple that of severe influenza illnesses recorded annually, according to the …