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COVID-19 doubling time improves in India: Health ministry officials

Doubling time for COVID-19 is the number of days it takes for the count of cases to double. In a statement, the Health ministry said 81,514 new recoveries were added in the last 24 hours

Published on 15th October 2020
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#HathDhonaRokeCorona: Uttar Pradesh celebrates World Hand Washing Day with social media campaign

Global Handwashing Day was founded by the Global Handwashing Partnership and is an opportunity to design, test, and replicate creative ways to encourage people to wash their hands

Published on 15th October 2020
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India's nCoV tally spikes to 73,07,098; Recovery rate stands at 87.36 per cent

In terms of percentage, the active cases are 11.12 per cent. Recovery rate stands at 87. 36 per cent, while the death rate is at 1.52 per cent

Published on 15th October 2020
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Two-third students in New York's District 26 opt for all-remote learning

Many District 26 parents said that they have older relatives living in their homes and fear that an infection brought from school could be deadly for them

Published on 15th October 2020
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Scientists reveal the potential of swine coronavirus jumping from animals to people 

The scientists conducted lab tests to assess the potential threat from SADS-CoV to people, and found that the virus efficiently replicates in human liver and gut cells, as well as airway cells

Published on 14th October 2020
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COVID-19: India records 71,75,881 new cases, recovery rate stands at 87.05 per cent

In terms of percentage, the active cases are 11.42 per cent. Recovery rate stands at 87.05 per cent, while the death rate is at 1.53 per cent

Published on 14th October 2020
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Scientifically and ethically problematic: WHO debunks idea of herd immunity to beat COVID-19

Herd immunity is achieved by protecting people from a virus not by exposing them to it, said WHO Director General Tedros Ghbreseysus

Published on 13th October 2020
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Johnson & Johnson pauses vaccine trial after volunteer falls ill

The company has not yet revealed details about the unexplained illness but has stopped trials while doctors find out if the illness was caused due to the vaccine or was a coincidence

Published on 13th October 2020
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55,342 new cases recorded as India shows a declining trend of daily spike

After a month, on October 9, active cases fell below the 9 lakh mark and have steadily followed a downward slope since, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has said

Published on 13th October 2020
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ABVP affiliated students, staging protest against Jammu Cluster University, detained

The ABVP is seeking fee reduction for the current academic year in view of Coronavirus pandemic, reopening of the portal for fresh admissions and refunding of the hostel fees

Published on 12th October 2020
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400 billion USD of future earnings, learning losses due to prolonged closure of schools: World Bank report

While most governments have made enormous efforts to mitigate the impact of school closures, it has been difficult to engage children through remote learning initiatives, the report saod

Published on 12th October 2020
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COVID-19: Several states wary of reopening schools even after Centre's nod for October 15

Several states, including Maharashtra, Gujarat, West Bengal and Andhra Pradesh, are planning to only consider reopening post-Diwali, while some others have allowed classes 9 to 12 to attend school

Published on 11th October 2020
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Karnataka declares three-week school holiday from October 12 after several teachers, students contract COVID  

The government had earlier this month cancelled mid-term holidays, scheduled between October 3 to 26, for schools in the state for the year 2020-21

Published on 11th October 2020
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Schools in Uttar Pradesh to reopen on October 19 for students of class 9 to 12

According to the guidelines, the classes will run in two shifts and written consent from the parents would be required

Published on 11th October 2020
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Why more Indians have turned to seeing their therapists online in the middle of the pandemic

COVID has forced many services to go online. This includes therapy too. We asked a few youngsters what they felt about it

Published on 10th October 2020

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