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India to replace ‘colonial era’ naval flag, new design to be unveiled on Friday

New Delhi: India’s naval flag, currently being used by the Indian Navy and featuring the Saint George cross from England’s national flag, will be replaced by a new one. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will unveil the new design in Kerala at the time of commissioning of INS Vikrant on Friday. “During the event, the PM...

Covid-19: India records 7,231 new cases in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 7,231 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Wednesday morning. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,874. The daily positivity rate was 2.05 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 2.55 per cent. Around 3.52 lakh samples were tested for Covid-19 in...

Covid-19: India records 5,439 new cases in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 5,439 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Tuesday morning. The daily positivity rate was 1.7 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was 2.64 per cent. Around 3.2 lakh samples were tested for Covid-19 in last 24 hours, taking the cumulative testing...

Covid-19: India records 7,591 new cases, 30 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 7,591 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Monday morning. As many as 30 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,799. The daily positivity rate was 4.58 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Gujarat records 314 new Covid-19 cases, 2 deaths in 24 hours

Gandhinagar: Gujarat recorded 314 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, as per the bulletin issued by the state health department on Saturday evening. Two deaths, one each in Ahmedabad city and Gir Somnath, were recorded during this period, taking the overall death toll to 11,005.   76 cases in Ahmedabad city Ahmedabad city...

Covid-19: India records 9,520 new cases, 41 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 9,520 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Saturday morning. As many as 41 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,597. The daily positivity rate was 2.5 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Covid-19: India records 10,256 new cases, 68 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 10,256 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Friday morning. As many as 68 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,556. The daily positivity rate was 2.43 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Covid-19: India records 10,725 new cases, 36 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 10,725 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Thursday morning. As many as 36 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,488. The daily positivity rate was 2.73 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Covid-19: India records 10,649 new cases, 36 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 10,649 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Wednesday morning. As many as 36 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,452. The daily positivity rate was 2.62 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Gujarat records 294 new Covid-19 cases, 1 death in 24 hours

Overall death toll due to Covid in Gujarat reaches 11,000   Gandhinagar: Gujarat recorded 294 new cases of Covid-19 in 24 hours ending Tuesday evening, as per the bulletin shared by the state health department. One patient in Ahmedabad city succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 11,000, as...

Covid-19: India records 8,586 new cases, 48 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 8,586 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Tuesday morning. As many as 48 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,416. The daily positivity rate was 2.19 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...

Covid-19: India records 9,531 new cases, 36 deaths in 24 hours

New Delhi: The country recorded 9,531 new cases of Covid-19 in last 24 hours, the Union Health ministry said on Monday morning. As many as 36 patients succumbed to the infection during this period. The overall death toll has reached 5,27,368. The daily positivity rate was 4.15 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was...