After 11 weeks of decline, Covid cases see 7.5% surge

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Fresh Covid-19 cases in India registered a week-on-week rise for the first time in 12 weeks since the peak of the second wave in early May, in what could be an early sign of another spike in the pandemic in the country. Currently, however, the surge is mainly restricted to Kerala and, to a much lesser degree, Karnataka and Tamil...

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

State in southern India
The Kerala government has decided to impose strict lockdown in places where the number of COVID cases currently remains high.
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Compared to earlier reports, Saturday's figures have shown a decline in figures even though Kerala still continues to have maximum daily cases
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Karnataka

State in southern India
The five bodies were discovered inside the house in the Byadarahalli police station limits on Friday night from where the police rescued the child.
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Karnataka recorded a positivity rate of less than 2% in most districts and removed weekend curfews from districts bordering Kerala & Maharashtra
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BJP continues with its strategy of image “makeover” with surprise decisions as Vijay Rupani, who resigned as Gujarat chief minister on Saturday, being the..
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Tamil Nadu

State in southern India
Chief Justice of the Madras high court Sandeep Banerjee administered the oath of office to Ravi at an event held on the lawns of Raj Bhavan in Guindy.
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The Tamil Nadu government has increased the quota for women in government jobs from 30% to 40%. Making the announcement in the state assembly on Monday, state..
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