29 Jul, 00:05 (IST)

1,072 new COVID-19 cases in Rajasthan, tally 38,636, active cases 10,675; toll rises to 644 with 11 more deaths: Health Dept

28 Jul, 23:55 (IST)

2618 COVID-19 positive cases and 55 deaths reported in Pune today. Death toll rises to 1792 while total positive cases are at 75,400: Dr Bhagwan Pawar, District Health Officer (DHO)

28 Jul, 23:38 (IST)

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik also launched a web portal to facilitate plasma donation where recovered COVID-19 patients can register themselves & donate plasma to save lives: Odisha Chief Minister's Office (CMO)

28 Jul, 23:10 (IST)

The total loss of earnings in Western Railway division on account of COVID-19 is more than Rs 1,905 crores, which includes about Rs 282.50 crores for suburban section and approximately Rs 1622.50crores for the non-suburban section: Western Railway

28 Jul, 22:47 (IST)

57 percent of slum residents in Mumbai have antibodies, reports citing the sero survey results said.

28 Jul, 22:42 (IST)

The Enforcement Directorate has summoned Agrasain Gehlot, brother of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, in connection to money laundering case.

28 Jul, 22:31 (IST)

"We now think it will be 2024 before Revenue Passenger Kilometers (RPKs) return to 2019 levels. And this could slip further if we have setbacks in containing the virus or finding a vaccine," said Alexandre de Juniac, CEO of International Air Transport Association.

28 Jul, 22:16 (IST)

Following PM Modi's mantra of Atmanirbhar Bharat, in a decision to promote Make in India and industrial growth, government permits export of 4 crore (2/3 Ply) surgical masks and 20 lakh medical goggles every month, along with restriction-free export of face shields: Commerce and Industry Ministry said.

28 Jul, 21:40 (IST)

France calls for United Nations-led observer mission to evaluate China's treatment of Uyghurs, reported AFP news agency.

28 Jul, 21:09 (IST)

1072 fresh COVID19 infections reported in Rajasthan today till 8.30pm. The total number of positive cases in the state is now 38,636 including 10,675 active cases, 27,317 recovered and 644 deaths: State Health Department

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July 28, Mumbai: The World Health Organisation (WHO) on Monday declared COVID-19 as the "most severe" global health emergency. The announcement came shortly after the worldwide coronavirus tally crossed the 16 million mark, with an addition of over 10,00,000 infections in the past four days.

The Delhi Government informed on Monday that Street vendors and hawkers are allowed to function from 10 am to 8 pm daily, initially for a period of one week in Delhi except in containment zones. However, weekly bazaars are not allowed till further orders.  The government banned 47 Chinese apps in India. The apps were banned, for operating as clones of the previously banned app in June.  Several other Chinese apps are in the radar for violating security concerns.

Donald Trump's national security advisor tested positive for COVID-19, as the president prepared to visit a North Carolina facility where one of the leading vaccine candidates is being manufactured.

Google is letting most of its employees work from home until Summer of 2021 globally, including India, amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

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