Tag archive for ‘Delhi’
By Ila Choudhary On Monday, April 12th, 2021

Fourth COVID-19 wave: Infection spreading faster, high-grade fever, affecting younger population more

New Delhi, Apr 12 (PTI) The fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Delhi is causing high-grade fever, spreading faster and affecting the younger population, especially those in the age group of 30 to 50, more, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, April 11th, 2021

COVID-19: Delhi records 10,774 fresh cases, highest single-day spike, 48 deaths

New Delhi, Apr 11 (PTI): Delhi recorded 10,774 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday, the highest single-day surge in the national capital till date, according to data shared by the health department. A rickshaw puller More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, April 8th, 2021

Delhi’s daily COVID-19 tally breaches 7000-mark for first time this year; 24 more deaths

New Delhi, Apr 8 (PTI) Delhi recorded 7,437 fresh COVID-19 cases Thursday, the highest single-day surge this year, while 24 more people died due to the coronavirus infection, taking the death toll to 11,157, according More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Delhi records 409 fresh COVID-19 cases, highest in over 2 months

New Delhi, Mar 11 (PTI) Delhi on Thursday recorded 409 new COVID-19 cases, the highest single-day rise in nearly two months, while the positivity rate rose to 0.59 per cent, according to health department data. A More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, March 6th, 2021

Indian farmers block highway outside Delhi to mark 100th day of protest

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Indian farmers began gathering on Saturday to block a six-lane expressway outside New Delhi to mark the 100th day of protests against deregulation of agriculture markets, to add pressure More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Delhi reports 96 new COVID-19 cases, first time below 100 in nearly nine months

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Delhi reported 96 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, the first time the city saw less than 100 cases in almost nine months. A healthcare workers shows COVISHIELD COVID-19 vaccine More...

By Manisha Sen On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

200 detained in connection with farmers’ tractor rally violence in Delhi

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Delhi Police has detained 200 people in connection with the violence that broke out in various parts of the national capital during the farmers’ tractor rally in the city More...

By Manisha Sen On Tuesday, January 26th, 2021

Govt orders temporary internet shutdown in parts of Delhi as farmers’ protest turns violent

New Delhi, Jan 26 (PTI) The government Tuesday ordered suspension of internet services in parts of Delhi-NCR as a tractor parade by protesting farmers turned violent at several locations in the national capital, More...

By Manisha Sen On Monday, January 25th, 2021

Delhi could be heading towards attaining ‘herd immunity’, indicates latest sero-survey

New Delhi, Jan 25 (PTI) The outcome of the fifth round of sero-prevalence survey in the national capital has indicated that Delhi population could be heading towards attaining herd immunity against coronavirus infection, More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Sanitation worker in AIIMS first person in Delhi to get COVID-19 vaccination

New Delhi, Jan 16 (PTI) Manish Kumar, a sanitation worker, became the first person in the Indian capital to be administered a COVID-19 vaccine during the launch of the nationwide vaccination programme at the All More...