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Contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2)

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a contagious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The first known case was identified in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. The disease has since spread worldwide, leading to an ongoing pandemic.

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Scientists say there could be a "perfect storm" this winter as COVID-19 cases rise just as immunity levels start to wane for the elderly and clinically..
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In the initial phase, only those children will be vaccinated who have already become immunocompromised due to some disease.
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Rising COVID-19 cases heading into winter "suggest this peak could be as serious as the last", the UK's former chief scientific adviser has warned.
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College football coach Nick Rolovich loses his $3.1m-a-year job for shirking a state vaccine mandate.
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Maharashtra government will consider allowing Mumbai citizens vaccinated with single COVID vaccine dose to participate in opened-up sectors activities
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Players who have not been vaccinated against Covid-19 are unlikely to be allowed to compete at the Australian Open, says leader of state in which the tournament..
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India's COVID-19 vaccination drive commenced on January 16, 2021. Initially, the vaccination was opened for Health Care Workers (HCWs) only.
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The civil aviation ministry data revealed that on Sunday 2,372 domestic flights operated and 3,27,923 passengers travelled by them on a single day.
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Evander Kane will not be allowed to play for the Sharks for the first quarter of the season ... the NHL just banned the star forward 21 games for violating the..
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A former soldier who was on trial linked to a fatal shooting during the Troubles in Northern Ireland has died after contracting COVID-19.
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No new coronavirus variant of concern emerged in the last six months, but constant vigil is a must, member of the national task force and chairman of Covid..
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The WHO on Monday said it cannot cut corners and needs to thoroughly evaluate a product before recommending it for EUL to ensure it is safe and effective. “We..
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Nevertheless, the NITI Aayog member warned that there are still states and districts with "relatively unacceptable" overall test positivity rate.
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The UP government has decided to provide Rs 50,000 ex-gratia to kin of those who lost their lives to COVID-19 during the pandemic.
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This was the lowest weekly case count in nearly eight months since February 22-28 this year. The dip came on the back of a big decline in cases in major..
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The administration, teaching and non-teaching staff of these institutions will have to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19
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This is just insane ... a woman not only went nuts on a plane to push her COVID conspiracy theory ... she brought her own mic along for the ride. Check out the..
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The UK has recorded 45,140 new cases of COVID-19 and 57 virus-related deaths in the latest 24-hour period, government figures show.
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In what is a great news for all the residents of Mumbai, the city has recorded 0 deaths due to COVID-19 for the first time since March 26, 2020.
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India has reported 14,146 new Covid-19 cases - the lowest in 229 - and 166 deaths in 24 hours, a Union health ministry bulletin stated on Sunday. The recovery..
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Active Covid cases in India dropped below 2 lakh on Saturday for the first time in 218 days since the early days of the second wave. A day after Dussehra and..
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n the run-up to its efforts to reach the milestone of administering 100 crore Covid vaccine doses and to counter hestiancy, the central government on Saturday..
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Robert Durst is starting out his life imprisonment on a hospital bed -- the guy has COVID-19, and is hooked up to a machine to help him survive ... so says his..
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US real estate heir Robert Durst has tested positive for COVID-19 and is on a ventilator in hospital - days after being sentenced to life in prison for murdering..
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Matt Hancock's new job offer from the United Nations helping African economies recover from the coronavirus pandemic has been withdrawn, Sky News understands.
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With the administration of 8,36,118 vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, India's Covid-19 vaccination coverage has exceeded 97.23 crores, informed the ministry of..
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Congress interim President Sonia Gandhi on Saturday morning chaired the Congress Working Committee (CWC) meeting to hold a discussion on key issues such as..
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Amid Dussehra and Vijayadashami celebrations, India reported around 16,000 fresh cases of Covid-19 while the death toll from the virus fell to a 211-day low...
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Liverpool's Brazilian duo Alisson Becker and defender Fabinho will travel directly to Spain from international duty to complete their Covid-19 quarantine.
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Coronavirus testing has become a part of everyday life for many in the UK in the continuing drive to tackle the pandemic and return to normality.
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COVID testing has been suspended at a private laboratory in Wolverhampton after an estimated 43,000 people were given incorrect results.
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People given the all-clear after visiting a government-run COVID testing site are being urged to get rechecked over fears results wrongly showed them as..
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India reported 16,862 new coronavirus infections on Friday taking the total tally of Covid-19 cases to 3,40,37,592, according to the Union health ministry data..
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Former president Bill Clinton, 75, was admitted two days ago to a hospital in California with a "non-covid infection," his spokesman has said.
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Announcements will be made at airports, seaports, railway, bus and metro stations when India reaches the 100 crore vaccinations, health minister Mansukh..
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Daily cases of Covid-19 in India have remained below 20,000 for a week now, with the country recording around 17,000 fresh infections on Thursday.Fresh cases of..
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The final approval for Bharat Biotech's Covaxin for children aged 2-18 years is under experts opinion and evaluation, stated Government sources on Thursday...
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