April 11, 2020 1:26 am
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker India Live News Updates: India has reported 6,760 cases of COVID-19 so far, including 206 deaths, and 515 patients who have been treated and discharged.
April 10, 2020 5:30 pm
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker India Live News Updates: The central government approved a COVID-19 emergency package worth Rs 15,000 crore for states, as the total number of cases near 6,000. Globally, over 1.5 million people have now been affected with the virus.
April 09, 2020 4:07 pm
"We are losing people, why would I care about being attacked when people are dying?" WHO chief said, noting there were already "60,000 body bags" after more than 1.3 million infections.
April 10, 2020 8:43 am
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker India HIGHLIGHTS: A total of 549 cases and 17 deaths have been reported in India in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said in its latest briefing on the 16th day of the nationwide lockdown.
April 05, 2020 4:34 am
Meanwhile, of the total COVID-19 positive cases reported across the country so far, 8.61% are in the 0-20 years age group, 41.88% in 21-40 years, 32.82% in 41-60 years, and 16.69% above 60 years.
April 05, 2020 12:38 pm
P Chidambaram writes: Will humanity ultimately triumph over the epidemic? The tallest living Tamil poet, Mr Vairamuthu, thinks so, and has penned a beautiful poem on coronavirus
March 31, 2020 6:31 pm
Outbreak experts say Europe's hospital-centric systems, lack of epidemic experience and early complacency are partly to blame for the pandemic's catastrophic tear across the continent.
March 31, 2020 2:16 pm
Urging governments at all levels in the region to stay engaged in efforts to combat coronavirus, WHO Regional Director for the Western Pacific, Dr Takeshi Kasai says, "This is going to be a long-term battle and we cannot let down our guard."
March 19, 2020 8:43 pm
The World Health Organisation (WHO) says we should be empathetic around this time. Those who have been affected, deserve our support, compassion and kindness.
March 19, 2020 8:21 pm
India’s response has been comprehensive and robust. Right from the onset, the government has taken things very seriously, as reflected in the high-level of political commitment, including by the Prime Minister himself, says Dr Henk Bekedam.
December 06, 2019 4:39 pm
November 01, 2018 9:35 am
Over 1.25 lakh children in India below the age of five died in 2016 due to the impact of polluted air and almost one in five children who die from toxic air exposure across the world is from India, a new study by the World Health Organisation has sai
August 24, 2018 1:45 pm