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Twenty students test COVID positive in Hassan, Karnataka govt is on high alert with outbreaks

Recently, more than 280 persons were tested positive for COVID in Dharwad's SDM Medical College

Published on 30th November 2021
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Overall global risk with Omicron very high, further surges possible with 'severe' consequences: WHO

WHO said, "Given mutations that may confer immune escape potential and possible transmissibility advantage, the likelihood of potential further spread of Omicron at the global level is high."

Published on 29th November 2021
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COVID in Telangana: 42 students, 1 teacher test positive for COVID at gov't residential school

This is the third incident of students testing positive in large numbers in Telangana in a matter of ten days. Last week, Mahindra University was shut down after 25 students were COVID positive

Published on 29th November 2021
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Kerala Child Rights Commission urges authorities to pass orders barring school teachers from engaging in private tuitions

In the 2020-21 academic year, following COVID-19 protocols, tuition centres weren't allowed to function. However, this was violated in at least one known centre

Published on 29th November 2021
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Karnataka's Education Minister says no more holidays for schools, colleges despite recent COVID spikes

The minister further stressed that the health department is actively working and monitoring the COVID cases in educational institutions carefully

Published on 29th November 2021
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What The FAQ: Why is the new COVID variant named Omicron?

The delta variant has found a stronger and younger sibling in Omicron, the latest COVID variant. But why is it named Omicron? We explain it here

Published on 29th November 2021
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Why are Karnataka's medical and nursing students contracting COVID infection in droves?

It all started on November 24 when two medical students in SDM medical college tested positive for COVID and the college started testing other students who were their primary and secondary contacts

Published on 29th November 2021
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Surging deaths, malnutrition amongst Afghan children amidst medical supply shortages owing to international sanctions

ITV News reported that medics in Afghanistan's largest children's hospital, Indira Gandhi, in the capital Kabul are also facing severe hardship. They haven't been paid for three months

Published on 27th November 2021
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COVID cluster found in nursing schools in Mysuru; infected students were fully vaccinated

After Dharwad's 180+ cases, Mysuru has reported almost 50 cases of COVID-19 this week in a sharp spike

Published on 27th November 2021
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TN health department says 1.3 crore remain unvaccinated, urges people to take the jab soon

According to the data shared by the officials, out of the 95 per cent who died of COVID-19, 84 per cent of them were completely unvaccinated

Published on 26th November 2021
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COVID-19: Additional 116 cases takes the count to 182 at medical college in Karnataka's Dharwad

Two hostels of the institution were sealed after the initial 66 COVID infections came to light. According to official sources, 690 people have been tested so far

Published on 26th November 2021
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All schools in Haryana to reopen with full capacity from December 1

On September 1, the state government had reopened schools for Classes IV to V after the number of COVID cases started seeing a decline

Published on 26th November 2021
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At least 66 medical students test positive for COVID in Karnataka after attending a party

MBBS students in two different states test positive for COVID after attending an event on the college campus. While one was a get-together party, another was an event organised by the college itself

Published on 25th November 2021
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Karnataka Law University may hold UG exams soon as High Court gives permission to proceed 

The single bench had found that the KSLU had decided to hold exams contrary to the directions issued by the state government to promote students without holding exams in view of the COVID-19 pandemic

Published on 25th November 2021
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Education is the first victim of pollution in Delhi: Parents write to LG seeking reopening of schools

Compulsory masking will protect students from both COVID-19, and air pollution, believe parents of children studying in Delhi schools

Published on 24th November 2021

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