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As a new study from South Africa suggests that the Omicron Covid-19 variant is less severe even for the unvaccinated, Indian health experts on Saturday warned..
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Cyprus has recently detected a new COVID-19 variant called Deltacron, and many speculate whether it can be more dangerous than Omicron.
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COVID-19 Latest News: Scientists claim the new variant of COVID-19 has 10 mutations from Omicron and genetic background similar to the Delta variant.
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The state confirmed the first Omicron variant-related death in Udaipur. This is also the first death in the country related to the Covid-19 variant.
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Known as 'IHU', the B.1.640.2 variant has been reported by researchers at institute IHU Mediterranee Infection in at least 12 cases, and has been linked to..
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Scientists, in their latest studies, have suggested that the newly detected COVID-19 variant has more mutations than Omicron.
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The new variant from the lineage named B.1.640.2 is believed to have infected 12 people in the country.
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32 Omicron-infected people in Telangana have so far recovered from the new COVID-19 variant.
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32 Omicron-infected people in Telangana have so far recovered from the new COVID-19 variant.
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Amid the rising cases of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, several state governments including Delhi have imposed several restrictions. The idea is to prevent..
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The new variant was first detected in South Africa on November 11, and then in Botswana and Hong Kong, before it rippled across more than 110 countries, as at..
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According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the new COVID-19 variant has been detected in 21 states and UT in India.
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The WHO said in its weekly epidemiological update on COVID-19 that new COVID-19 variant Omicron has a 'growth advantage over the Delta variant'.
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The global health body stated that consistent evidence shows that Omicron has a 'growth advantage over the Delta variant' with a doubling time of 2-3 days.
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Maharashtra (167), Delhi (165), Kerala (57) and Telangana (55) have recorded the most number of cases of the new COVID-19 variant.
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Of the 26 fresh Omicron cases, all have a history of international travel barring two who are their high-risk contacts.
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Of the 26 fresh Omicron cases, all have a history of international travel barring two who are their high-risk contacts.
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Omicron is likely to slow the economy's unexpectedly strong rebound from last year's coronavirus recession, disrupting travel and likely discouraging some..
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A 45-year-old woman was tested positive for the new COVID-19 variant on December 12.
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A 45-year-old woman was tested positive for the new COVID-19 variant on December 12.
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The WHO said on Monday that Omicron is spreading faster than the Delta variant, causing infections in people who are already vaccinated or recovered.
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In a series of tweets, billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates said that he has cancelled most of his holiday plans.
Credit: DNA - Published on December 22, 2021

In a letter to the states and union territories, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan advised implementing strategic interventions for containment and spread of..
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 21, 2021

The victim, aged between 50-60 years old, was at higher risk of severe complications from COVID-19 as he was unvaccinated.
Credit: DNA - Published on December 21, 2021

While two cases of the new COVID-19 variant were reported in Udupi, three other infections were recorded in Mangaluru, Dharwad and Bhadravathi.
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 20, 2021

The country's Omicron count crossed 150 after Maharashtra and Gujarat reported ten fresh infections of the new COVID-19 variant. 
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 20, 2021

The country's Omicron count crossed 150 after Maharashtra and Gujarat reported ten fresh infections of the new COVID-19 variant. 
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"The Netherlands is again shutting down. That is unavoidable because of the fifth wave that is coming at us with the Omicron variant," Prime Minister Mark Rutte..
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The fresh cases of the new COVID-19 variant were recorded in Satara's Phaltan and all the patients have an international travel history.
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Omicron should not be dismissed as mild, Khetrapal Singh said, adding that if cases increase then it could once again overwhelm health systems.
Credit: DNA - Published on December 18, 2021

Of these, six patients were from Pune, one was from Mumbai, and another from Kalyan-Dombivli (satellite towns near Mumbai).
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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said that the bloc is well prepared to fight omicron, with 66.6% of the European population now fully..
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A 24-year-old Kenyan woman and a 23-year-old Somalian man who arrived at the Hyderabad international airport on December 12 have tested positive for the new..
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A 24-year-old Kenyan woman and a 23-year-old Somalian man who arrived at the Hyderabad international airport on December 12 have tested positive for the new..
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 15, 2021

The WHO, however, added that the reason behind the rapid spread of Omicron variant across the globe is still unclear.
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Andhra Pradesh reported its first case of Omicron on Sunday after a 34-year-old local resident of Vizianagaram, who recently returned from Ireland, testing..
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Kerala, Andhra Pradesh and Chandigarh reported their first Omicron case on Sunday, while Maharashtra and Karnataka each recorded one more case of the Covid-19..
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Karnataka Health Minister Dr Sudhakar K informed that a 34-year-old returnee from South Africa has tested positive for the new COVID-19 variant. 
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In Chandigarh, a 20-year-old man from Italy has tested positive for Omicron, while in Andhra Pradesh, a 34-year old man from Ireland was diagnosed with the new..
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 12, 2021

In Chandigarh, a 20-year-old man from Italy has tested positive for Omicron, while in Andhra Pradesh, a 34-year old man from Ireland was diagnosed with the new..
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 12, 2021

Amid rising cases of the new Covid-19 variant Omicron, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in Dibrugarh, Assam has designed a testing kit that will be..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on December 11, 2021

Fifth genome sequencing result of 221 Covid-positive samples shows 11 percent had Delta variants, 89 percent had Delta derivatives; only two samples had Omicron..
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WHO director-general Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that governments must take measures to tighten their responses to COVID-19.
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Concerned over the rapid spread of the new COVID-19 variant Omicron, the Indonesian badminton team has decided to pull out of the BWF World Championships..
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With no timetable yet, and fear of Omicron rising, parents, students are again stressing over board exams, just a few months away
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 Dr Fauci said that it is still too early to be able to determine the precise severity of disease caused by the Omicron variant, CNN reported. 
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 8, 2021

The new COVID-19 variant has begun to wreak havoc around the world. Following a sudden spike in the number of Omicron cases, several countries have updated their..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on December 7, 2021

The new variant, Omicron, is said to be more dangerous than the previous Delta variant. Experts say that Omicron is affecting vaccinated people also.
Credit: DNA - Published on December 7, 2021

The team of researchers in South Africa noted that, in contrast, there is no population-wide epidemiological evidence of immune escape associated with the Beta..
Credit: Zee News - Published on December 6, 2021

WHO has made a relieving statement amid the rise in Omicron cases across the globe, and called the variant 'super mild'.
Credit: DNA - Published on December 6, 2021

Concerns over new Covid-19 variant Omicron, as well as continued foreign fund outflows, will keep Indian rupee subdued during the upcoming week. Rising trade..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published on December 4, 2021

The Omicron strain, first detected in South Africa, has been classified as a 'variant of concern' by the World Health Organization (WHO).
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Both COVID-19 first and second waves hit the smartphone industry quite hard, coupled with the global chip shortage crisis and supply constraints. Manufacturers,..
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