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Air Pollution Killed Nearly 5 Lakh Newborns Worldwide, Over 1 Lakh In India In 2019: State Of Global Air 2020 Report
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Air Pollution Killed Nearly 5 Lakh Newborns Worldwide, Over 1 Lakh In India In 2019: State Of Global Air 2020 Report

According to the State of Global Air 2020 report, air pollution has become fourth leading risk factors for early deaths globally surpassed only by high blood pressure, tobacco use and poor diet ...
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Top Doctors Back Prime Minister Narendra Modi's COVID-19 Caution Amid Festive Season
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Top Doctors Back Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s COVID-19 Caution Amid Festive Season

After PM Modi's address to the nation, AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria and Dr Naresh Trehan, Chairman and Managing Director of Medanta talk about COVID-19 appropriate behaviour that citizens should follow during the upcoming festival and winter season ...
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India In 'Extremely Comfortable Position' In Terms Of Oxygen Availability: Health Ministry
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India In ‘Extremely Comfortable Position’ In Terms Of Oxygen Availability: Health Ministry

According to Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, the central government has initiated the process of installing 246 oxygen generation plants in 18 states and union territories ...
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COVID-19 On Mind, Durga Puja Celebrations Low Key Sans Idols, Pandals, Bhog
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COVID-19 On Mind, Durga Puja Celebrations Low Key Sans Idols, Pandals, Bhog

In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Durga Puja Committees in Delhi have unanimously decided that the puja celebrations this year would be minimalistic with no large gatherings, idols, cultural programmes and 'bhog' ...
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Odisha CM Urges People To Take A Pledge Before Goddess Durga, To Prevent Spread Of Virus
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Odisha CM Urges People To Take A Pledge Before Goddess Durga, To Prevent Spread Of Virus

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has urged people to remain careful during the festive season and follow all preventive measures against COVID-19 ...
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United Kingdon To Begin 'Human Challenge' Trials To Speed Up COVID-19 Vaccine Hunt
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United Kingdon To Begin ‘Human Challenge’ Trials To Speed Up COVID-19 Vaccine Hunt

According to experts, human challenge studies can increase the understanding of COVID-19 and accelerate the development of potential treatments and vaccines ...
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‘Lockdown Has Gone, Coronavirus Hasn't,’ Says PM Narendra Modi As He Reminds People To Follow Precautions In Festive Season
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‘Lockdown Has Gone, Coronavirus Hasn’t,’ Says PM Narendra Modi As He Reminds People To Follow Precautions In Festive Season

In his address to the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the citizens to remain vigilant and observe all necessary preventive measures in order to avoid an increase in COVID-19 cases during the festive season ...
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India Has Largest Number Of COVID-19 Recovered Globally, Second In Number Of COVID Tests Done
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India Has Largest Number Of COVID-19 Recovered Globally, Second In Number Of COVID Tests Done

According to Union health secretary, Rajesh Bhushan, Maharashtra, Karnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal account for 64 per cent of the country's total active cases ...
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The health ministry stressed that more than 70 per cent of the deaths occurred due to comorbidities
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New COVID-19 Cases In India Dip Below 50,000 For First Time In Nearly Three Months

On Monday, October 19, a total of 46,790 fresh COVID-19 infections were reported in a day, which is the lowest since the country reported 47,703 new infections in a day on July 28 ...
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Festivals Amid COVID-19 Outbreak: Experts Warn Against ‘Pandemic Fatigue’ To Avoid A Spurt In Cases During Festive Season
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Festivals Amid COVID-19 Outbreak: Experts Warn Against ‘Pandemic Fatigue’ To Avoid A Spurt In Cases During Festive Season

As the festive season commences in the country amid the raging COVID-19 pandemic, experts urge people and governments to lay even more emphasis on health and COVID appropriate behaviour ...
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Half Of Indians May Have Had Coronavirus By February, Government Panel Estimates
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Half Of Indians May Have Had Coronavirus By February, Government Panel Estimates

According to an expert panel, around 30 per cent of the population of the country is currently infected with COVID-19 and it could go up to 50 per cent by February ...
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Anika Chebrolu has won $25,000 for her work on a potential Covid-19 treatment
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Indian-American Teen Wins USD 25,000 For Work On Potential COVID-19 Treatment

Anika Chebrolu, an Indian-American eighth grader from Texas, won the 3M Young Scientist Challenge for her discovery that can help find a cure for the coronavirus pandemic ...
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