India’s Covid-19 spread remain stagnant, spurt in states with smaller caseloads worrisome

November 23, 2020 11:00 pm0 comments
India’s Covid-19 spread remain stagnant, spurt in states with smaller caseloads worrisome

(TibetanReview.net, Nov23’20) – Gravely concerned by spurt in new Covid-19 cases even in states with relatively smaller caseloads, India’s Health Ministry has dispatched high-level teams to Uttar Pradesh, Punjab and Himachal Pradesh after similar teams were sent to Rajasthan, Gujarat, Haryana and Chhattisgarh as well to monitor the situation and […]

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Global Covid-19 cases cross 58.189 million, India’s daily count drops marginally

November 22, 2020 10:12 pm0 comments
Global Covid-19 cases cross 58.189 million, India’s daily count drops marginally

(TibetanReview.net, Nov22’20) – The number of Covid-19 infections across the world has now crossed 58.189 million with the worst-hit USA’s share being more than 12 million and that of India, the second worst-hit, being nearly 9.1 million. Almost every state in the USA has reported a rapid surge in cases, […]

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CTA calls its executive head’s White House visit ‘historic’

November 21, 2020 11:59 pm0 comments
CTA calls its executive head’s White House visit ‘historic’

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21’20) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, has described as “historic” a visit to the White House Nov 20 by its executive head, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay, on an invitation to meet with the recently appointed US State Department’s Assistant Secretary and Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues, […]

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India reports highest new Covid-19 cases in past 9 days

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India reports highest new Covid-19 cases in past 9 days

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21’20) – India on Nov 21 morning reported its highest number of daily new Covid-19 cases in the past nine days at more than 46,000, noted the timesofindia.com Nov 21. Across north and central India, there were signs that the Covid-19 pandemic was surging again post-Diwali, the report said. […]

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Slight rise in India’s active Covid-19 cases after 47 days, Tibetan cases hit 1,230

November 20, 2020 10:21 pm0 comments
Slight rise in India’s active Covid-19 cases after 47 days, Tibetan cases hit 1,230

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20’20) – India has on Nov 20 morning reported more number of new Covid-19 cases than recoveries over the past 24 hours, resulting in a slight increase in active cases for the first time after 47 days, noted the indianexpress.com Nov 20.  The total number of infections in the […]

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US House resolution urges swift enactment of new Tibet legislation awaiting Senate approval

November 19, 2020 10:51 pm0 comments
US House resolution urges swift enactment of new Tibet legislation awaiting Senate approval

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19’20) – The United States House of Representatives has on Nov 18 passed a resolution urging a “swift enactment” of the Tibetan Policy and Support Act (TPSA), a comprehensive bill upgrading US policy on Tibet, particularly on issues related to the succession or reincarnation of the Dalai Lama, water […]

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Indian confident Covid-19 vaccine will be ready in next 3-4 months

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Indian confident Covid-19 vaccine will be ready in next 3-4 months

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19’20) – The number of novel coronavirus infections in India has jumped 18% over the past 24 hours as of this morning, compared to 32% the day before, according to NDTV.com reports Nov 18 and 19. Capital Delhi continued to report the highest daily number of new cases which […]

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India sees jump in Covid-19 cases after Diwali; Tibetan cases hit 1200, detected for the first time at CTA

November 18, 2020 10:52 pm0 comments
India sees jump in Covid-19 cases after Diwali; Tibetan cases hit 1200, detected for the first time at CTA

(TibetanReview.net, Nov18’20) – India saw a 32% jump in Covid-19 cases on its first day after the Diwali weekend. This, however, reflected increased testing, which finally touched 9.3 lakh after dropping to about 8 lakh over the weekend because of Diwali festivities, reported ndtv.com Nov 18. The report also noted […]

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Exile Tibetans given further opportunity to register to vote for their 2021 general election

November 17, 2020 10:48 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetans given further opportunity to register to vote for their 2021 general election

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17’20) – The number of Tibetans who have registered to vote for the 2021 parliament in exile and Sikyong elections has fallen well short of that recorded for the elections in 2016. As a result the Tibetan election commission has decided Nov 16 to reopen the registration process for […]

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Active Covid-19 cases in India now below 50,000, half its peak figure two months ago

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Active Covid-19 cases in India now below 50,000, half its peak figure two months ago

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17’20) – There are now in India less than half the number of active Covid-19 cases than at its peak two months ago. Besides, the number of active cases fell below the five-lakh mark on Nov 17 morning, to a level last seen towards the end of July, reported […]

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