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Wuhan, Epicentre of Coronavirus Pandemic, Resumes Bus Services; China Reports 47 New Imported Cases

Mar 25, 2020 PTI

While Hubei and Wuhan has not reported any new COVID-19 case, four people died in the city taking the death toll in China to 3,281, the National Health Commission (NHC) said.

China To Lift Lockdown In Coronavirus Epicentre Hubei Province Tomorrow

Mar 24, 2020 PTI

Hubei province and Wuhan city which together have over 56 million population were kept under strict lockdown since January 23 with a ban on all movement of people and transportation.

Coronavirus Live Updates: Indian National In Iran Dies, Says MEA; India Confirms 173 Positive Cases

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the nation today on the ongoing coronavirus outbreak across the world and the efforts to combat it.

Coronavirus Pandemic Live Updates: Schools, Malls, Theatres To Be Closed Till March 31; Travel Restrictions Tightened As Cases Rise To 114

Mar 16, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

The global pandemic has now sickened more than 1,62,000 people and left more than 6,000 dead, with thousands of new cases confirmed each day.

17 Indians Abroad Test Positive For Coronavirus, Says MEA

Of the 17 cases, 16 were reported from Japan on the cruise ship and one from the UAE.

03 March, 2020

World In Uncharted Territory, Says WHO As Coronavirus Death Toll Rises


Globally, the virus has killed more than 3,100 people and infected over 90,000 even as a clear shift in the crisis emerges, with nine times as many new cases recorded outside China as inside.

29 February, 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: South Korea Warns Of More Cases As total Reaches To 2,931


The sharp increase in cases in Daegu, the country's fourth-largest city with a population of 2.5 million, came as authorities began intensive tests on followers of the Shincheonji church.

26 February, 2020

Coronavirus Epidemic: Death Toll In China Climbs To 2,715, Confirmed Cases 78,064


The country's National Health Commission (NHC) in its daily update said it received reports of 52 deaths, all from Hubei, and 406 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection from all over the country.

24 February, 2020

Coronavirus: WHO Team Visits Hospitals In China's Wuhan; Death Toll Climbs To 2,592


The country's National Health Commission (NHC) said it received reports of 409 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus infection and 150 deaths from 31 provincial-level regions on Sunday.

23 February, 2020

Coronavirus: South Korea Reports Sharp Jump In Cases; Italy, Iran Take Measures


The contagion's spread prompted the World Health Organization (WHO) to warn that Africa's unprepared health systems left the continent vulnerable to the COVID-19 disease, which spilled out of China and has infected more than 77,000 people in more than 25 countries.

18 February, 2020

China Coronavirus: Death Toll Nears 1,900, More Than 11,000 In Severe Condition


Hubei reported 1,807 new confirmed cases, taking the total number of such cases to 59,989 in the province


17 February, 2020

Death Toll Rises To 1,770 In China As Coronavirus Continues To Wreak Havoc


The National Health Commission said 2,048 new cases of the virus have been confirmed, taking the total number of COVID-19 infected cases to 70,548, the state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

16 February, 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: Death Toll Climbs To 1,665, Confirmed Cases Rise To 68,500 In China


Hubei and its provincial capital Wuhan, where the virus first emerged in December, reported 1,843 of the new cases. The latest report brought the total confirmed cases in Hubei to 56,249 cases.

14 February, 2020

China's Coronavirus Death Toll Nears 1,500 As Hubei Reports 116 Deaths In One Day

Outlook Web Bureau

Hubei, the hard-hit province, reported 4,823 new confirmed cases on Thursday, the provincial health commission said.

13 February, 2020

China Coronavirus Outbreak: Hubei Reports 242 Deaths In One Day, Nearly 15,000 New Cases


Hubei's health commission confirmed another 14,840 new cases in the central province, where the outbreak emerged in December.

08 February, 2020

60-Year-Old US Citizen Dies Of Coronavirus In China's Wuhan


The death toll in China's novel coronavirus outbreak has sharply risen to 722.

08 February, 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak: Death Toll In China Rises To 722; 86 Died In Single Day


Eighty-six deaths were reported from mainland China, with 3,399 cases on Friday from 31 provincial-level regions.


04 February, 2020

Indian Council Of Medical Research Offers Drug For Coronavirus Treatment

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ICMR says it is an “experimental repurposed drug” and should be used only in cases where there is documented evidence of the person suffering from infection.

Photo Gallery

Union Home Minister Amit Shah along with Gujarat Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel attends the inaugural ceremony of a new mega milk powder plant and new packaging film plant of Amul, in Gandhinagar

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Former Union Minister Vijay Goel along with supporters holds a demonstration at the ITO Chowk against Kejriwal government calling its fight against pollution only a drama, in New Delhi.

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Uttar Pradesh ADG (Law and Order) Prasant Kumar (L) and UP Principal Secretary Deepak Kumar address a press conference on the cancellation of the UPTET Exam 2021, at Lok Bhawan in Lucknow.

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Leaders from various parties join the BJP in presence of the party's State unit President Swatantra Dev Singh and Deputy C M Dinesh Sharma, in Lucknow.

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A health worker collects swab samples of a vendor for COVID-19 testing at a market in the wake of spike in coronavirus cases, in Jammu.

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