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Feb 22, 2020
Health officials worry as untraceable clusters of coronavirus infections emerge around globe; worst isn't here yet, insists WHOIn South Korea, Singapore and Iran, clusters of coronavirus infections are leading to a jump in cases of the new viral illness outside China. But it’s not the numbers that are worrying experts: it's that increasingly they can't trace where the clusters started
Feb 16, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: Two more Indians on board cruise ship off Japanese coast test positive; govt assures all possible assistanceA total of 138 Indians, including 132 crew and 6 passengers, were among the 3,711 people on board the ship, Diamond Princess, that arrived at the Japanese coast earlier this month.
Feb 13, 2020
COVID-19: Death toll reaches 1,369 and cases jump to 60,000 - the record spikes in deaths and infections explainedA record number of deaths and infections from COVID-19 were announced by Chinese health officials late on the 12th of February.
Feb 12, 2020
COVID-19: 8 common myths about the new Coronavirus - bustedGiven all the hype around COVID-19, it is important that you verify the source of your information and not jump to conclusions.
Feb 11, 2020
Coronavirus update 11 Feb: Death toll exceeds 1000, patients in Kerala declared virus-free and moreTwo out of the three cases in Kerala (which are the only confirmed cases in the country) have tested negative and been declared disease-free.
Feb 10, 2020
Coronavirus update 10 Feb: Death toll reaches 910, WHO experts to land in China soon and moreThe Wuhan coronavirus crossed a grim milestone over the weekend. It is now responsible for more global deaths than the deadly SARS virus of 2002-2003.
Feb 06, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak: Number of infected under-reported and fatality rates exaggerated, data suggestsThe discrepancy comes from minor cases in and around Wuhan going under-reported, with limited beds and testing equipment at hand, say experts.
Feb 05, 2020
Coronavirus outbreak, N95 masks, traditional medicine and other burning questions — answeredAmbiguity to the virus’ origin, fear spurred by its rapid spread and want of a cure has incited a deluge of misinformation.
Feb 04, 2020
Coronavirus update 4 Feb: Death toll at 427, second death outside China, Kerala announces ‘state calamity’ and moreOn the last count, over 20,636 cases of the infection had been confirmed and there have now been 427 deaths globally.
Feb 03, 2020
Kerala health minister declares coronavirus outbreak as state calamity after third student tests positiveKerala health minister KK Shailaja told reporters that the government has declared the epidemic as a 'state calamity' to take all necessary steps to ensure the outbreak is effectively controlled