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'Protection is must': Experts urge public to strictly follow COVID-19 guidelines as India reports over 5 lakh cases
India

'Protection is must': Experts urge public to strictly follow COVID-19 guidelines as India reports over 5 lakh cases

Medical experts told ANI that the rise in cases in India is still not high as compared to other countries but said that people should follow COVID-19 guidelines such as wearing face masks. Dr Suresh Kumar, Medical Director, Lok Nayak Jai Prakash (LNJP) Hospital said that urban mobility is a likely cause in the spike in cases.

Coronavirus Outbreak: At 85,940, confirmed cases in India surpass China's tally; death rate and doubling of cases remain low, shows govt data
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: At 85,940, confirmed cases in India surpass China's tally; death rate and doubling of cases remain low, shows govt data

India’s total novel coronavirus cases rose to 85,940 on Saturday, taking it past China, where the pandemic originated last year, though a strict lockdown enforced since late March has reduced the rate of contagion

Coronavirus India Update, May 14: Cases cross 78,000, Goa no longer a Green Zone, India to test 4 drugs for WHO trials
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Coronavirus India Update, May 14: Cases cross 78,000, Goa no longer a Green Zone, India to test 4 drugs for WHO trials

The total number of COVID-19 cases in India has reached 78,003, with the death toll surging to 2,549. The current number of active cases is 49,219.

All 5 Mumbai-based Air India pilots who had earlier tested positive, test negative in second round; officials suspect faulty testing kits
India

All 5 Mumbai-based Air India pilots who had earlier tested positive, test negative in second round; officials suspect faulty testing kits

Five Air India pilots, who had tested positive for coronavirus, have now tested negative, an airline source said on Monday. The results of the second round of tests came on Monday evening.

Coronavirus India Roundup April 17: 1,007 new cases reported, Health ministry claims 40% drop in growth of new cases
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Coronavirus India Roundup April 17: 1,007 new cases reported, Health ministry claims 40% drop in growth of new cases

India's doubling rate of COVID-19 has become 6.2 days this past week, markedly better than a doubling rate of 3 days before the lockdown was implemented.

Coronavirus Outbreak: With only one active COVID-19 case, Goa may become first state to enter green zone by 20 April
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Coronavirus Outbreak: With only one active COVID-19 case, Goa may become first state to enter green zone by 20 April

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant on Thursday retweeted BJP national general secretary BL Santhosh's post on Twitter, indicating that Goa might be the first state to enter the green zone of the COVID-19 pandemic by 20 April.

Mobilise voluntary, religious organisations to contain spread of coronavirus, President Ram Nath Kovind tells governors, L-Gs
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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
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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

In suspicion of contacting coronavirus, 56-year-old man ends life in Karnataka's Udupi
India

In suspicion of contacting coronavirus, 56-year-old man ends life in Karnataka's Udupi

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
India

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

Coronavirus Outbreak: 353 detained in 24 hours in Gujarat for violating lockdown, home quarantine, says police
India

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
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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
India

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
Politics

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
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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: Amid 21-day locksdown, India bans Hydroxychloroquine export, drug to be used to treat medical staff handling COVID-19 cases
India

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
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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: Thin traffic sighted, markets remain shut as Bihar govt enforces lockdown day after first COVID-19 death
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: Thin traffic sighted, markets remain shut as Bihar govt enforces lockdown day after first COVID-19 death

Only handful of vehicles engaged in transportation of essential items were witnessed while markets wore a deserted look and other parts of Bihar

Coronavirus Outbreak: From Maharashtra to Manipur, here's what life is like under the lockdown and latest developments
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Coronavirus Outbreak: From Maharashtra to Manipur, here's what life is like under the lockdown and latest developments

The figure includes 41 foreign nationals and the nine deaths reported so far, the Health Ministry said