India’s COVID-19 death toll rises to 75, cases climb to 3,072


NEW DELHI : Seventy-five people have died in India after being infected with COVID-19, the Health Ministry said today, as the country recorded the highest number of cases (601) on Saturday. The fresh cases take the total to 3,072. India has seen an unprecedented increase in COVID-19 count over the last week. The highest number of confirmed cases of More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, April 3rd, 2020

COVID-19: 336 fresh cases ,12 deaths in last 24 hours

NEW DELHI : The total number of coronavirus positive cases crossed the 2500-mark in India on Friday. As per the latest update from the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of cases has now reached More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

COVID-19 cases in India cross 2,000, 53 deaths recorded so far

NEW DELHI :  Even as the world reels under the coronavirus pandemic which has brought nearly half the world to a halt in an effort to stop the spread of the contagion, the number of COVID-19 fatalities and More...

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By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Wednesday, April 1st, 2020

Active COVID-19 cases in India at 1,238, death toll at 35

NEW DELHI : India reported the biggest single-day spike in new COVID-19 cases at 200 as the total tally of confirmed novel coronavirus cases crossed 1,300. Meanwhile, the death toll due to the deadly virus has jumped More...

By On Monday, March 30th, 2020

Migrants sprayed with bleach In Bareilly…

BAREILLY (UP): Reports of the District administration spraying migrant labourers returning to Bareilly with an ‘open bath’ of some chemicals, ostensibly to disinfect them, have sparked outrage. The incident, More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Sunday, March 29th, 2020

COVID-19:Death toll 27; positive cases increase to 1024

NEW DELHI : States should seal borders and encourage migrant labourers to stay where they are by providing food and shelter, the Centre said today in an attempt to ensure the countrywide lockdown that had gone More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, March 28th, 2020

India: World’s biggest lockdown forced migrants to walk hundreds of miles home

NEW DELHI : Thousands are walking long distances back to their home villages after all transport was stopped except for essential services as authorities struggle to contain the outbreak, which has infected more More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Friday, March 27th, 2020

RBI gives 3-month break on term loan EMIs

NEW DELHI : Amid the Coronavirus outbreak and its impact on the livelihood of millions of individuals – both salaried and self-employed – the Reserve Bank of India’s announcement today has given a big relief More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, March 26th, 2020

COVID-19: 42 Fresh Cases, 4 Deaths Reported In Last 24 Hours

NEW DELHI : The total number of people who have been confirmed positive for COVID-19 in India has risen to 649 in India, including 593 active cases and 42 people who have been cured or discharged from hospitals, More...

By On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

Islamic State Attacks Sikh Temple in Kabul,25 killed, 8 wounded

KABUL: Heavily armed gunmen and suicide bombers blasted their way into a Sikh gurdwara in the heart of Afghanistan’s capital of Kabul on Wednesday, killing at least 25 worshippers and wounding 8 others, in one More...