China’s recent COVID-19 cases rise to 1,100 with 63 new infections
China has reported 63 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus, including 61 imported ones, raising concern of a second wave of infections as...
Death toll due to COVID-19 touches 166; cases climb to 5,734
The death toll due to the novel coronavirus rose to 166 and the number of cases to 5,734 in the country on Thursday.
11 Indians die of coronavirus in US, 16 more test positive for infection
At least 11 Indians have died of COVID-19 in the United States with another 16 testing positive for the infection which has claimed more than...
PM Modi terrific, ‘will not be forgotten’: US President Donald Trump
US President Donald Trump thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for allowing export of Hydroxychloroquine, deemed a possible cure against the disease.
Coronavirus in India: Has ‘community transmission’ begun or not?
It is not clear if the mapping of contacts was as rigorous in the case of Maharashtra – so as to come to a firm conclusion – but the fact that...
Doctor on call: Telemedicine in demand in times of coronavirus pandemic
At a time when all healthcare resources have been consumed in addressing the coronavirus threat, a large number of patients with other health...
Andhra Pradesh’s MedTech zone making cheaper kits for testing Covid-19
Further, AMTZ will start producing 3,000 ventilators and gradually scale it up to 6,000 per month from May, 2020. Hindustan Lifecare (HLL) will...
Infections not fully captured, need to broaden coronavirus test criterion
The report by the state’s public health department, however, points out that 76% of those who tested positive were ‘asymptomatic’, that is, they...
Coronavirus: Three firms to bulk export hydroxychloroquine made in Gujarat units
Meanwhile, a senior official at Zydus Cadila confirmed that the company is in the process of manufacturing the drug in large quantity.
US tops 400,000 coronavirus cases: Johns Hopkins University tracker
The 300,000-case milestone was passed on Saturday. The US death toll is approaching those of hard-hit Italy with more than 17,000 and Spain with...
Coronavirus pandemic: WHO calls for US, China to unite to fight COVID-19
"The United States and China should come together and fight this dangerous enemy," WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus told a virtual briefing in...
Coronavirus: ICMR asks medical colleges to apply for licences to conduct COVID-19 tests
Out of these, 13,345 tests were conducted on Tuesday and2,267 tests out of those have been done in private labs.