Odisha records all-time high Covid-19 cases

Bhubaneswar |Saturday, 2020 7:15:06 PM IST

Odisha recorded its biggest single-day spike of 4,356 Covid-19 positive cases in the last 24 hours, taking the state's total tally to 2,05,452, said a health official on Saturday.

Read more

COVID-19 survivor continues to care for B'luru hospital patients (Ld)

Bengaluru |Saturday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST

Setting an example in compassion and selfless service, a senior nurse continues to diligently care for patients at Manipal Hospital here after surviving COVID-19.

Read more

Harsh Vardhan lauds AIIMS contribution in fight against COVID-19

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 5:15:06 AM IST

On the occasion of 65th foundation of All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), the Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan inaugurated an e-exhibition themed 'AIIMS in the times of COVID-19' hi

Read more

Death toll from COVID-19 in Brazil surpasses 140,000

Others | September 26, 2020 5:42:17 AM IST

Brasilia [Brazil], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): The death toll from the coronavirus in Brazil has increased by 729 to 140,537 within the past 24 hours, the national Ministry of Health said on late Frid

Read more

Agra records a new high in Covid-19 testing

Agra |Saturday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

Agra has achieved a new high in testing Covid-19 samples. The total samples tested exceeds 1,78,000, said the health officials on Saturday.

Read more

Pakistanis with negative Covid-19 test can travel to Saudi: FO

Islamabad |Saturday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST

Pakistanis with negative Covid-19 test results can now travel to Saudi Arabia after the Kingdom lifted travel restrictions on people having valid visas subject to their coronavirus reports, the Foreig

Read more

Russia's COVID-19 cases rise to 1,143,571

Others | September 26, 2020 5:42:17 PM IST

Moscow [Russia], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered 7,523 new cases of the coronavirus disease over the preceding 24 hours, up from 7,212 a day earlier, which brings the cumulative tota

Read more

New Zealand reports 2 new Covid-19 cases

Wellington |Saturday, 2020 3:45:08 PM IST

New Zealand reported two new coronavirus cases on Saturday -- one in managed isolation and the other detected during contact tracing, taking the overall tally to 1,475, according to the Ministry of He

Read more

Global Covid-19 cases cross 32.4mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington |Saturday, 2020 2:15:06 PM IST

The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 32.4 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 987,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.

Read more

Lancet cautions India on giving "too much positive spin" to Covid-19

New Delhi |Saturday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST

The renowned medical journal, Lancet has criticised India on the danger of presenting the current situation in India with too positive a spin. It not only clouds reality but also hampers vital public

Read more

Moscow's COVID-19 death toll rises by 17 to 5,146

Asia | September 26, 2020 2:42:18 AM IST

Moscow [Russia], September 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Moscow's COVID-19 death toll has risen by 17 over the past day to 5,146, the Russian capital's coronavirus response centre said in a statement on Friday.

Read more

Health experts warns of Covid-19 resurgence in Japan

Tokyo |Friday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST

A group of health experts have warned that although Japan has witnessed a down trajectory in the number of new Covid-19 cases, the country could still see a resurgence of the virus.

Read more