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'Enough is enough': China tells US at UN meeting after Donald Trump accuses Beijing of unleashing 'plague of COVID-19'
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'Enough is enough': China tells US at UN meeting after Donald Trump accuses Beijing of unleashing 'plague of COVID-19'

China's UN Ambassador Zhang Jun rejected Trump's accusations of China spreading COVID-19 as 'baseless' and said, 'Lies repeated a thousand times still lie'

Mumbai's COVID-19 crisis mirrors India's deep pandemic turmoil; September spike complicates situation in financial capital
India

Mumbai's COVID-19 crisis mirrors India's deep pandemic turmoil; September spike complicates situation in financial capital

Mumbai's case fatality rate across age-groups has seen a drop of less than 5 percent in September, which was 7 percent initially.

India's daily COVID-19 recoveries exceed new cases for fifth consecutive day; over 45.87 lakh patients cured
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India's daily COVID-19 recoveries exceed new cases for fifth consecutive day; over 45.87 lakh patients cured

A total of 89,746 recoveries have been registered against 83,347 new coronavirus cases in past 24 hours, said the health ministry

UNGA adopts resolution calling for 'international cooperation' against COVID-19; US votes against it
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UNGA adopts resolution calling for 'international cooperation' against COVID-19; US votes against it

The resolution acknowledges the key leadership role of the WHO and the fundamental role of the United Nations system in catalysing the global response to COVID-19

COVID-19 in India and USA in infographics: A visual comparison of the situation in both countries
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COVID-19 in India and USA in infographics: A visual comparison of the situation in both countries

The United States remains the world's worst-affected country, with deaths exceeding 190,000 and cases exceeding 6.3 million. Brazil is in second place in terms of deaths, but India is second in terms of total cases recorded

US COVID-19 toll likely higher than official count due to state-level discrepancies, reveals study
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US COVID-19 toll likely higher than official count due to state-level discrepancies, reveals study

The number of deaths between March and May officially listed as due to COVID-19 was 95,235, or 28 percent less than the excess number, claims the study.

Mumbai accounted for 51% of Maharashtra COVID-19 deaths in past 50 days; city's daily toll matched or exceeded by Delhi in June
India

Mumbai accounted for 51% of Maharashtra COVID-19 deaths in past 50 days; city's daily toll matched or exceeded by Delhi in June

India registered 13,586 new COVID-19 infections, taking the total number of confirmed cases over 3.8 lakh on Friday. At least 336 fatalities were reported in the past 24 hours, according to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare

Coronavirus Outbreak: Maharashtra's COVID-19 doubling rate increases to 14 days, mortality rate drops from 7.6% to 3.35%
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Maharashtra's COVID-19 doubling rate increases to 14 days, mortality rate drops from 7.6% to 3.35%

The number of COVID-19 patients in Maharashtra are now doubling over a period of 14 days unlike every three days earlier and the death rate has been brought down to 3.25 percent from 7.6 percent in April, Chief Secretary Ajoy Mehta said on Tuesday.

Maharashtra reports 53 deaths from COVID-19 in 24 hours as case count nears 25,000-mark, total fatalities rise to 921
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Maharashtra reports 53 deaths from COVID-19 in 24 hours as case count nears 25,000-mark, total fatalities rise to 921

Maharashtra on Tuesday reported 1,026 new COVID-19 cases and 53 deaths, 28 of them in Mumbai alone, taking the overall case count to 24,427 and the number of fatalities to 921, a health department official said

Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 2: Somalia reports surge in deaths, 2% of Moscow said to be infected
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Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 2: Somalia reports surge in deaths, 2% of Moscow said to be infected

There are now 3.4 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 240,000 deaths globally. Over 1.06 million people have recovered from the infection so far.

What is ECMO and what is its role in the COVID-19 response?
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What is ECMO and what is its role in the COVID-19 response?

In some life-threatening situations, ventilator support is not sufficient to keep up blood oxygen levels. This is where ECMO can play a role.

Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 30: Over 1 million people recover globally as Tajikistan reports first 15 cases
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Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 30: Over 1 million people recover globally as Tajikistan reports first 15 cases

There are now over 3.24 million confirmed cases of COVID-19 across the globe and over 229,000 deaths. Over 1.01 million people have recovered.

How does COVID-19 cause death?
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How does COVID-19 cause death?

While COVID-19 is a pulmonary disease that can devastate the lungs, clinical reports and studies are starting to show its widespread effects on the body.

Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 27: Over 3 million cases & 200,000 deaths, various countries relax lockdown measures
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Coronavirus Global Roundup, April 27: Over 3 million cases & 200,000 deaths, various countries relax lockdown measures

There are now over 3.01 million confirmed COVID-19 cases in the world and over 207,500 patients have lost their lives.

Firstpost podcast: Govt must address misconceptions over burial, cremation of COVID-19 victims, says public health expert Dr Aiswarya Rao
India

Firstpost podcast: Govt must address misconceptions over burial, cremation of COVID-19 victims, says public health expert Dr Aiswarya Rao

To be a doctor working on the coronavirus frontlines, only to have your dignity stripped in death with no proper burial is the saddest thing to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic, says Dry Aishwarya Rao in Episode 9 of he podcast

How does COVID-19 affect the heart?
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How does COVID-19 affect the heart?

A string of studies and anecdotal evidence suggests that some COVID-19 patients develop heart problems and a few of them die of cardiac arrest.

COVID-19 claims over 100 lives in India; records an unprecedented 32 deaths in a day
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COVID-19 claims over 100 lives in India; records an unprecedented 32 deaths in a day

The total number of confirmed cases in the nation is 4067 - while the number of lives COVID-19 has claimed is 109.

1,071 coronavirus cases in India, schools extend leave until mid-June and global death toll crosses 34,000
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1,071 coronavirus cases in India, schools extend leave until mid-June and global death toll crosses 34,000

At last count, India had 1,071 infections and 29 deaths. About 99 people have also been declared recovered.