Coronavirus

Coronavirus

UK holds a minute’s silence for COVID-19 frontline healthcare victims

The UK came together on Tuesday (28) for a minute’s silence in the honour of hundreds of healthcare and other workers who have lost...

Some Indian hospitals scramble for oxygen as coronavirus cases top 5m

A worker refills an oxygen cylinder as medical workers wait at the Yatharth Hospital in Noida, on the outskirts of New Delhi, India, September...

India’s record jump of nearly 5,000 new cases in 24 hours

The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 2,872 and the number of total positive cases climbed to 90,927 on Sunday, registering an increase...

India becomes the fifth worst-hit nation by the Covid-19 pandemic in just 127 days

THE death toll due to the Covid-19 pandemic in India rose to 7,135 and the number of cases climbed to 256,611, after it registered...

Vande Bharat Mission: AI to operate 149 repatriation flights to 31 countries in phase...

Air India is planning to operate 149 repatriation flights to 31 countries between May 16 and May 22 during the second phase of the Vande Bharat mission to...

Nearly 25k new corona cases in India, total tally 6,73,165

India recorded a single-day spike of record 24,850 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, taking its total tally to 6,73,165 even as over 600 deaths...

India’s coronavirus case tally nears 3.8 million as country reopens

INDIA’s novel coronavirus infections rose to almost 3.8 million on Wednesday (2), as states continued to relax rules on movement despite the surge in...

‘Need more data’, says India on AstraZeneca vaccine approval

INDIA’s drugs regulator has said that it had sought more data to make a decision on emergency authorisation for AstraZeneca’s Covid-19 vaccine candidate and...

India’s death toll crosses 270 as case count nears 8,500

The death toll due to the novel coronavirus rose to 273 and the number of cases to 8,477 in the country on Sunday, according to...

Failure to stop coronavirus at source led to 184 countries ”going through hell”: Trump

US President Donald Trump doubled down on China for failing to tame the coronavirus at its very origin, saying it has led to 184...