240 test positive, J&K Covid-19 tally is 9,501

Srinagar |Friday, 2020 7:45:05 AM IST

A total of 240 people tested positive for the Novel Coronavirus in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday as the total number of Covid-19 patients reached 9,501 in the Union Territory, officials said.

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COVID-19 cases cross 39K mark in Gujarat, death toll over 2K

Gandhinagar |Friday, 2020 4:15:05 AM IST

The number of coronavirus cases in Gujarat rose to 39,280 on Thursday, as 861 fresh cases were reported in the state, with 15 deaths in the last 24 hours, a health official said.

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COVID-19: With 4,231 new cases in TN, tally at 1,26,581

Chennai |Friday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST

Tamil Nadu saw a sudden spike in COVID-19 cases with 4,231 persons testing positive for the virus in the last 24 hours, according to the State Health Department on Thursday.

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532 new Covid-19 cases reported in UAE; 53,577 in total

Dubai |Friday, 2020 10:15:05 AM IST

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Thursday announced 532 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the total confirmed cases in the country to 53,577.

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Northeast's Covid-19 tally rises to 18,665

Guwahati/Shillong |Friday, 2020 7:15:05 AM IST

Meghalaya on Thursday joined the northeastern states in reaching a three-digit figure of coronavirus infections with 13 more persons testing positive while the northeast region saw its tally rise to 1

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Kerala getting closer to Covid-19 community spread, warns CM

Thiruvananthapuram |Friday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST

On the day of another high number of Covid-19 cases, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan, here on Thursday, said the situation was inching to community spread.

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No stoppage of trains in Odisha district due to Covid-19

Bhubaneswar |Thursday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST

With the increase of COVID-19 positive cases in Ganjam district, the Odisha administration has sealed its borders and requested the railways to withdraw all train stoppages in the district, said an of

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445 new Covid-19 cases reported in UAE; 53,045 in total

Dubai |Thursday, 2020 6:45:05 AM IST

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Wednesday announced 445 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 53,045.

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Covid-19 brain complications found across the globe: Lancet

London |Thursday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST

Cases of brain complications linked to Covid-19 are occurring across the globe, according to a new study, published in the journal The Lancet Neurology.

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Tokyo COVID-19 cases surge to highest since outbreak

Tokyo |Thursday, 2020 5:45:05 PM IST

The number of new COVID-19 cases in Tokyo surged to a record high of 224 on Thursday, the highest since the virus outbreak hit the Japanese capital, officials said.

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UN chief highlights need for decent jobs to fuel Covid-19 recovery

United Nations |Thursday, 2020 10:15:06 AM IST

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has highlighted the need for decent jobs to fuel the Covid-19 recovery. In a video message, the UN chief told heads of state and government and others attending a

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HK mulls restaurant seating limit over new COVID-19 cases

Hong Kong |Thursday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST

The Hong Kong government is planning to once again restrict the number of diners to eight per table in the city's restaurants, as at least 16 more locally transmitted COVID-19 cases were detected amon

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