Coronavirus Outbreak: Mizoram locals and NGOs set example for communities in other states to ensure availability of essential items, implement strict lockdown
In the Christian-majority state of 1.1 million people, with its inadequate health infrastructure, a humongous community effort is underway to prevent the outbreak of the pandemic
Mobilise voluntary, religious organisations to contain spread of coronavirus, President Ram Nath Kovind tells governors, L-Gs
President Kovind and Vice President Naidu expressed hope that the Indian society's inherent strength of sharing and caring and the government's measures would mitigate the sufferings of the most vulnerable sections of the society, particularly the workers of the unorganised sector and the destitute
Coronavirus Outbreak: Three arrested in Maharashtra's Nagpur for spreading misinformation about COVID-19
'Our cyber cell arrested three people in connection with the clip last night', said police commissioner Bhushan Kumar Upadhyay
Coronavirus Outbreak Highlights: G20 leaders to support strengthening WHO's mandate, pledge $5 trillion for global economy
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: G20 leaders committed to using all available policy tools to minimize economic and social cost of the COVID-19 pandemic and to restore global growth, market stability & strengthening resilience. G20 countries also committed to injecting over $5 trillion into the global economy.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 800 quarantined in Delhi for 14 days after mohalla clinic doctor tests positive
As many as 800 people have been quarantined for 14 days after they came in contact with a mohalla clinic doctor in Delhi, who was tested positive for the lethal infection, said the state's Health Minister Satyendar Jain.
Coronavirus Outbreak: In Maharashtra, police disrupting farm produce supply chains impairs farmers, lack of labour stalls harvest
A farmer in Latur said the price of watermelons he has harvested has collapsed because of lack of mobility.
A death note saying he was taking his life as he doubted he had coronavirus infection was recovered from the house
Coronavirus Outbreak: 50 booked, 855 vehicle owners fined for lockdown violation in Uttar Pradesh's Muzaffarnagar
According to Senior Superintendent of Police Abhishekh Yadav, 10 cases were registered against the violators on Wednesday
Stay indoors or will issue shoot-at-sight order, warns Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao amid state lockdown
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, requesting public support, advised them not to let the situation slip into the imposition of drastic measures like promulgation of total curfew, issuing shoot at sight orders or calling in the Army to keep the situation under control.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Centre temporarily suspends toll collection on national highways to ease emergency services
'In view of COVID-19, it has been ordered to temporarily suspend the collection of toll at all toll plazas across India,' Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari announced.
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: COVID-19 cases in India cross 600; Modi, Kejriwal say discrimination against medical staff won't be tolerated
Coronavirus Outbreak LIVE Updates: Repeat samples of three people, admitted at Pune's Naidu Hospital, have tested negative for COVID-19. They will be discharged from the hospital following due process, ANI reported.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 353 detained in 24 hours in Gujarat for violating lockdown, home quarantine, says police
Those detained include people who violated home quarantine norms, director general of police Shivanand Jha said
Coronavirus Outbreak: Norwegian Refugee Council says worldwide travel bans preventing it from reaching people in West Asian conflict zones
The Norwegian Refugee Council said it was unable to reach people in Syria, Yemen and the Gaza Strip, where authorities have imposed strict measures to halt the spread of the virus
Coronavirus Outbreak: Delhi HC directs MEA to ensure safety of Indian students stranded at Kazakhstan's Almaty Airport, provide them food, medical aid
A bench of justices Siddharth Mridul and Talwant Singh, which conducted the hearing through video conferencing, asked the authorities to expeditiously provide students basic amenities and humanitarian assistance
21-day lockdown a 'watershed moment' in battle against coronavirus, must extend support to Centre, says P Chidambaram
Chidambaram also suggested a 10-point plan to put money in the bank accounts of the poor and the marginalised, including farmers and labourers
Coronavirus Outbreak: Amid rising COVID-19 cases, Indonesia sees deficit in hospital beds, medical staff, ICU; 55 dead so far
Health experts say Indonesia faces a surge in coronavirus cases after a slow government response masked the scale of the outbreak in the world’s fourth most populous country
Coronavirus Outbreak: Pandemic has done what trade war, terrorism, refugee crisis couldn’t, end globalism as we know it
Covid-19 is causing a twofold disruption to upend globalism — economic and cultural.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Amid 21-day locksdown, India bans Hydroxychloroquine export, drug to be used to treat medical staff handling COVID-19 cases
ICMR had on Monday recommended the use of hydroxychloroquine for treating healthcare workers handling suspected or confirmed coronavirus cases
Coronavirus Outbreak: NPR updation exercise deferred after 21-day lockdown announced by Narendra Modi
Due to the prevailing situation, the NPR and Census exercises have been deferred till further orders, a senior home ministry official said
Coronavirus Outbreak: Johns Hopkins University interactive map tracks Covid-19 globally as it unfolds
The map is maintained in near real-time throughout the day through a combination of manual and automated updating.