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7 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 29, all imported

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection.

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Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine trial gets nod from Indian authorities

The Central Drugs Standard Control Organisation (CDSCO) has approved human trials of a Covid-19 vaccine candidate by Hyderabad-based...

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Vande Bharat Mission Phase 7 to operate 260 flights to 12 countries, including Singapore

The Air India Group (Air India and Air India Express) has reportedly so far operated 7,600 Vande Bharat flights and ferried 9,80,000...

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India extends suspension of international passenger flights till November 30

India suspended international passenger flights starting March 23 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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7 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 28, all imported

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases.

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NUS-affiliated company develops 60-second test for COVID-19

In a pilot clinical trial that involved 180 patients, the test kit achieved more than 90 per cent accuracy.

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Asymptomatic COVID-19 patients lose antibodies faster: Study

The study is one of the largest of its kind and has been conducted by Imperial College London and market research firm Ipsos Mori.

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7 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 27, including 6 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, which is in the community.

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3 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 26, including 2 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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In Pics: Singapore pilots antigen rapid tests for migrant workers

Results of the antigen rapid test can be obtained within half an hour even though it is less accurate than PCR tests, which take at least a...

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Unsung heroes: NRI Sweta Rai’s documentary highlights stellar efforts of Indian-origin doctors during the pandemic

Indian-origin filmmaker Sweta Rai’s lockdown documentary about frontline workers against the COVID-19 pandemic highlighted the stellar...

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Largest Hindu temple in Britain spreads awareness of coronavirus trial among Indian community

Europe’s BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha, the largest Hindu temple in the continent, is spreading awareness about the PRINCIPLE trial of...

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10 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 23, all imported

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, among the new cases.

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Indian government relaxes visa rules, OCI and PIO card holders can visit India except for tourism

Under this graded relaxation of visa rules, the Indian government has also decided to restore with immediate effect all existing visas...

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8 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 22, including 7 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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India to roll out fast and cheap COVID-19 paper 'Feluda' test soon, say officials

A fast and cheap paper-based coronavirus test will soon be available across India, claims the Indian government, with scientists hoping it...

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12 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 21, all imported infections

There are no new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection.

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6 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 20, including 4 imported infections

There are 2 new cases of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, both residing in dormitories.

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4 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 19, with no locally transmitted infections

All four cases are imported infections, who had all been placed on Stay-Home Notice upon arrival in Singapore.

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7 new cases of COVID-19 in Singapore on Oct 18, 5 of which are imported

Singapore's national tally for COVID-19 infections stands at 57,911.

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9 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 16, including 8 imported infections

There is 1 new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection among the new cases, who resides in a dormitory.

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Indian students start studies in UK universities despite pandemic

A significant number of students from India have managed to travel to the United Kingdom despite COVID-19 restrictions to take up courses...

UK

Kamala Harris suspends campaign travel after two staffers test positive for COVID-19

Indian-origin US Democratic Vice-Presidential candidate Kamala Harris suspended her travels yesterday after her communications director...

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London to tighten coronavirus restrictions starting this weekend amid rising cases

London will tighten coronavirus restrictions due to a rising number of cases with the capital moving to tier two high alert level starting...

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3 new COVID-19 cases in Singapore on October 15, including 2 imported infections

There is one new case of locally transmitted COVID-19 infection, who resides in a dormitory.

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