- With 426 Covid cases, Kerala records new single-day high(18 minutes ago)
Thiruvananthapuram, July 10 (IANS) Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday cautioned the society at large about the grave situation the state is passing through with Kerala reporting 426 new Covid-19 cases -- another highest single-day spike.
- Woman seeks termination of pregnancy: HC asks AIIMS to form panel(22:12)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi High Court on Friday ordered the All India Institute of Medical Sciences to form a panel consisting of experts to assess the medical condition of a woman who had knocked the doors of the court seeking Medical Termination of Pregnancy (MTP).
- No Covid-19 vaccine before 2021's first quarter, Parl panel told(22:06)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) As soon as the Parliamentary standing committees started to resume work after a long spell of hibernation, it was not all good news that came in front of them. Notwithstanding the ambitious target set for its market launch, the Standing Committee on Science and Technology was told on Friday that India will have to wait till at least the first quarter of 2021 to get its vaccine that can treat Covid-19.
- Covid-19 containment zones in Delhi increase to 633(21:23)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The number of containment zones in the national capital stood at 633 on Friday, recording an increase of 175 over two days, according to the Delhi government's daily health bulletin.
- AAP leader Raghav Chadha urges for plasma donations(19:04)
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party lawmaker Raghav Chadha who is looking after the Delhi governments plasma bank project on Friday said that "warriors" who defeated COVID-19 shall now turn into "saviours" by donating their plasma for the treatment of others in order to combat the deadly coronavirus.
- Karnataka varsities must complete final-year exams by Sept(18:00)
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) The Karnataka Higher Education Department has decided to promote all undergraduate and postgraduate intermediate semester students, subject to certain conditions, and mandated varsities to complete final-year exams by September for academic year 2019-20, an official said on Friday.
- Yediyurappa to work from home as staffers test positive(15:02)
Bengaluru, July 10 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa would work from his official residence in the city centre for a few days, as some of his staffers at his home office tested Covid-19 positive, an official said on Friday.
- Delhi govt frames policy for Delhi Plasma Bank(14:50)
By Ashish Srivastava
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The Delhi government has ordered the Delhi Plasma Bank at ILBS to collect replacement convalescent plasma against the plasma issued to patients suffering from COVID-19.