Coronavirus in India: Kerala reports second confirmed case; Army, ITBP set up special quarantine facilities as Air India evacuates 647 Indians from Wuhan
A second confirmed coronavirus case was reported in Kerala, even as Air India evacuated 323 Indians from Wuhan in China in its second special flight, which landed at Delhi airport on Sunday
Coronavirus outbreak: Kerala govt says condition of medical student satisfactory, arrests 3 for spreading false information
Kerala government said the condition of the medical student, kept in an isolation ward after testing positive for coronavirus is satisfactory and that 3 people have been arrested for spreading false information on social media about the disease.
Coronavirus outbreak: 324 Indian nationals evacuated from China in special Air India flight; plane lands in Delhi from Wuhan
Air India's jumbo B747 plane took off from the Wuhan airport in the early hours of Saturday for Delhi, evacuating 324 Indian nationals from China as the neighbouring country continued to deal with the outbreak of novel coronavirus,
Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 259 reports China's state broadcaster CCTV; more than 2,000 new cases confirmed
The total number of deaths from a coronavirus epidemic in China had reached 259 by the end of Friday, an increase of 46, state broadcaster CCTV said, citing numbers from the country’s National Health Commission.
With the virus spreading, demands for masks are increasing and UNICEF sent 6000 kgs of masks and protective suits to China.
Air India suspends Mumbai-Delhi-Shanghai flight from 31 January to 14 February amid coronavirus outbreak in China
Amid the deadly coronavirus break out in China's Wuhan city, Air India has suspended its Mumbai-Delhi-Shanghai flight from 31 January to 14 February, the airline said.
Coronavirus outbreak: Toll rises to 170 in China with 1,737 new cases confirmed; WHO expresses 'great concern' over virus spreading outside country
The death toll rose to 170 in the new virus outbreak in China on Thursday as foreign evacuees from the worst-hit region begin returning home under close observation.
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Chinese released genome sequence of the virus to help in diagnosis but the real virus help verify all test methods.
Fever and weakness are the typical symptoms of the infection along with ten to 14 days as the incubation period.
They returned from China on 18 January and came to the hospital after developing a cold.
China extends Lunar New Year holiday by 3 days to 'effectively reduce mass gatherings' to block coronavirus from spreading; toll rises to 80
China extended its Lunar New Year holiday three more days to discourage people from travelling as it tries to contain the spread of a viral illness that has caused 80 deaths, the government said Monday.
Coronavirus outbreak: Toll in China rises to 56 with about 2,000 cases reported; Xi Jinping calls accelerated spread of virus 'grave situation'
The death toll from the new virus in China has risen to 56 with 1,975 total cases reported. The figures reported Sunday morning cover the previous 24 hours and mark an increase of 15 deaths and 688 cases.
Coronavirus outbreak: PMO, Health Ministry hold high-level meet to review preparedness, all states on high alert
The Prime Minister's Office on Saturday reviewed India's preparedness to deal with the deadly coronavirus amid mounting global concern over increasing number of cases in China, the epicentre of the outbreak, and several other countries.
Coronavirus outbreak: Nepal confirms first case of Sars-like infection; student had come home on holiday from China's Wuhan
Nepal, which falls between Tibet and India and is renowned for its Himalayan peaks, is the seventh country, along with the United States, Thailand, Vietnam, Japan, Singapore and Korea, to confirm coronavirus cases.
Coronavirus scare prompts India to step up screening: 11 people possibly exposed to virus under observation in 8 cities
Eleven people, seven in Kerala, two in Mumbai and one each in Bengaluru and Hyderabad, who are among hundreds of passengers who returned from China in the recent days are under observation in hospitals to check for possible exposure to the deadly novel coronavirus.
Coronavirus outbreak: 41 dead, 1,287 affected in China, at least 12 cities under lockdown; virus spreads to Europe with 3 cases confirmed in France
China reported Saturday a jump in the number of people infected with a new virus to 1,287 with 41 deaths, as it expanded its lockdown to an unprecedented 36 million people and rushed to build a prefabricated, 1,000-bed hospital for victims
Three people possibly exposed to coronavirus kept under medical observation in Mumbai after returning from China
Two persons who returned from China were kept under medical observation here for possible exposure to the novel coronavirus which has infected a large number of people in the neighbouring country.
Indian embassy in Beijing cancels Republic Day ceremony in view of coronavirus outbreak in China that has claimed 25 lives so far
The Indian embassy in China cancelled the Republic Day ceremony in view of the coronavirus outbreak which has killed 25 people and infected over 800 others.
WHO called it an emergency in China but stopped short of declaring the epidemic a global health emergency.
Saudi Arabia denies reports of Indian nurse being infected by coronavirus, says no cases of virus in Kingdom so far
A Saudi health ministry affiliate said on Thursday there were no cases of coronavirus in the kingdom, denying earlier reports of an expatriate resident being infected.