Odisha witnesses declining trend in Covid cases

Bhubaneswar |Tuesday, 2020 6:15:06 PM IST

The Covid-19 positive cases continue to show a declining trend in Odisha as the state recorded 1,904 fresh cases in the last 24 hours, informed the health department on Tuesday.

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US COVID-19 deaths top 220,000: Johns Hopkins University

New York |Tuesday, 2020 1:45:06 PM IST

US COVID-19 deaths surpassed 220,000, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.

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Canada's COVID-19 case tally tops 200,000

Others | October 20, 2020 11:42:30 AM IST

Ottawa [Canada], October 20 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Canada has exceeded 200,000, Health Canada reported.

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Indonesia to provide COVID-19 vaccine to 9.1 mln people at 1st phase

Jakarta |Tuesday, 2020 10:15:06 AM IST

Indonesia will at the first phase provide the COVID-19 vaccine to 9.1 million people between November and December 2020, the Health Ministry's Disease Control and Prevention Director General Achmad Yu

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COVID-19 deaths in Colombia top 29,000

Others | October 20, 2020 10:12:35 AM IST

Bogota [Columbia], October 20 (ANI/Xinhua): Colombia's death toll from COVID-19 rose to 29,102 on Monday as the country reported 6,311 new cases and 132 more deaths.

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Covid 19 caused 78% MSMEs & startups in India to reduce workforce in the last 8 months: Survey

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2020 7:45:06 PM IST

Seventy-eight per cent MSMEs and startups in India have reduced workforce in the last 8 months since the Covid-19 pandemic broke out.

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1,486 new Covid cases, 7 deaths in Telangana

Hyderabad |Tuesday, 2020 7:45:06 PM IST

Telangana on Tuesday reported 1,486 new Covid cases, while seven more people succumbed to the infection.

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Russia records over 16,000 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours: Response Center

Asia | October 20, 2020 7:42:31 PM IST

Moscow [Russia], October 20 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered 16,319 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, up from 15,982 yesterday, breaking the record for the second day in a row and taking the cu

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US reports over 58,000 new Covid-19 cases (Ld)

Washington |Tuesday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST

Amid an ongoing resurgence, the US, currently the worst-hit country by the Covid-19 pandemic, has reported a total of 58,387 new cases, taking the overall infection tally to 8,210,849, according to Jo

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Kidney disease linked to higher death risk for Covid-19 patients: Study

London |Tuesday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have found that there is much higher risk of mortality faced by Covid-19 patients in intensive care, who have chronic kidney disease (CKD), or those who de

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Brazil's COVID-19 death toll tops 154,000

Others | October 20, 2020 10:12:27 AM IST

Brasilia (Brazil), October 20 (ANI/Xinhua): Brazil on Monday reported 271 more deaths from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 154,176.

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Libya reports 1,159 new COVID-19 cases

Others | October 20, 2020 8:42:24 AM IST

Tripoli [Libya], October 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The National Center for Disease Control of Libya on Monday reported 1,159 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the national tally to nearly 50,000.

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