Covid-19 Omicron India Live Updates: Punjab Introduces Night Exit Ban; India registers 37,379 new Covid cases

Covid-19 India live news: Amid rising Covid-19 cases, the Punjab government has imposed a night-exit ban on the state from 6 p.m. 22:00 to 05.00, excluding essential services. All educational institutions remain closed while online teaching continues. Among other restrictions, bars, movie theaters, malls, restaurants and spas will be allowed to operate at 50 percent … Read more

Covid-19 Omicron India Live Updates: Vaccination for teens begins; India reports 33,750 new Covid-19 cases

Vaccine Center at a State Pharmacy in New Delhi, Saturday, January 1, 2022 (Express Photo by Amit Mehra) Covid: Registration for kids 15-18 begins for their first shot from tomorrow; 10-crore target population As the active Covid case nationwide crossed 1 lakh on Saturday, registration for vaccination for children between the ages of 15 and … Read more

Coronavirus LIVE Updates: 1,525 Omicron Among 27,553 Fresh COVID-19 Cases In India

COVID-19 India LIVE Updates: Maharashtra remains the worst-hit state with 460 cases. (File) New Delhi: About 1,525 people in India have received the Omicron variant since the first case was reported in late November, data from the Ministry of Health showed. Maharashtra remains the worst-hit state with 460 cases. The country also reported a 21 … Read more

Mumbai reports 6,180 new Covid cases, positivity rate approaches 13%

Mumbai registered 6,180 new ones Covid-19 cases with a positivity of almost 13% on Saturday. The city contributed nearly 67 percent of the total of 9,170 Covid cases recorded in Maharashtra, which reported seven deaths and six new ones. Omicron cases, bringing the total number of Omicron infections in the state to 460. The increase … Read more

Mumbai’s 5 PM-5 AM curbs, other New Year’s restrictions amid Omicron proliferation

Mumbai has seen a huge increase in coronavirus cases this week. Mumbai: People in Mumbai are not allowed to visit beaches, open grounds, sea views, promenades, parks and similar public places between kl. 17:00 and 05:00 to January 15 due to the massive increase in cases of coronavirus, Mumbai police said in an order on … Read more

Mumbai News Live: As the Christmas-New Year season approaches, Mumbai’s mayor tells people to abide by the norms in the midst of the Omicron scare

People enjoy a horse jumping show at Mahalaxmi ARC Showjumping Arena in Mumbai. (Express photo: Pradip Das) Antilia bomb threat: HC verdict in NIA’s appeal against accused Naresh Gaur’s bail on Tuesday The Bombay High Court on Friday closed the hearing and reserved its verdict in the National Investigation Agency’s (NIA) appeal against bail given … Read more

SC asks police not to file charges against Param Bir Singh, and allows it to investigate cases

The Supreme Court on Monday asked Maharashtra police not to file any charges in the cases against former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh, but allowed it to continue investigating the cases. A bench led by Justice SK Kaul also extended his interim injunction on November 22, preventing his arrest, noting that what it could … Read more

HIV still threatens us: AIDS Society chief

Four decades ago, the first case of AIDS was reported in the world, and 35 years since the first case was reported in India, HIV still threatens us, days Dr. Ishwar Gilada, President, AIDS Society of India (ASI) and Member of the Governing Body, International AIDS Society (IAS). “Today, the world is moving towards living … Read more

Former Mumbai chief of staff Param Bir Singh has been suspended

The Maharashtra government on Thursday suspended former Mumbai Police Commissioner Param Bir Singh and Deputy Police Commissioner Parag Manere, against whom FIRs were registered in connection with extortion charges. Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray cleared the case for Singh’s suspension late Wednesday, after which it was sent to the State Department of the Interior on Thursday. … Read more

Mamata Banerjee in Mumbai: What is UPA? There is no UPA

Mumbai: President of Trinamool Congress (TMC) and West Bengal’s Prime Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Wednesday that there was no United Progressive Alliance (UPA) left in the country and made a proposal to unite opposition parties to take up the fight against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Center. “What is UPA? There is no UPA,” … Read more