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US covid 19

Global COVID-19 deaths hit 50 lakhs as Delta variant sweeps the world

As a region, South America has the highest death toll in the world accounting for 21% of all reported deaths

02 Oct 2021 11:16 AM

US approaching Delta wave peak but virus expected to become endemic

Countries in western Europe have also seen similar downturns in their Delta surges

15 Sep 2021 10:32 AM

Biden announces all Americans to be eligible for COVID-19 vaccination by May 1

The US is the worst-hit country with the world's highest number of cases and deaths at 29,150,068 and 529,102, respectively

12 Mar 2021 10:01 AM

US in mourning over 500,000 COVID deaths, UK sees hope

Unlike his predecessor Donald Trump, who often sought to minimize the disease, Biden has made the pandemic his top priority

23 Feb 2021 7:46 AM

US airlines warn of 'draconian' steps if Congress fails to help

Pandemic has had a devastating effect on air transport in the United States, as several countries have imposed far-reaching travel bans

22 Mar 2020 11:13 AM

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US airlines lobby for funds, 30 airline groups appeal for long-term help

President Donald Trump has said repeatedly that his administration will help the airlines

20 Mar 2020 9:01 AM

Wall Street dives on coronavirus panic, stocks have worst day in 3 decades

The losses were the most substantial since worries over a coronavirus-induced recession became market's preoccupation over last three weeks

17 Mar 2020 1:19 PM

Passenger travel from 26 European nations to US restricted

After days of playing down the coronavirus threat, Trump blamed Europe for not acting quickly enough to address the “foreign virus”

12 Mar 2020 10:42 AM

State of Emergency declared in New York after virus kills 19

Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency to bolster the medical response to the outbreak, as statewide total doubled from 44 cases

08 Mar 2020 5:06 PM

Virus scare confines thousands on a cruise ship off California's coast

The Grand Princess was forbidden to dock in San Francisco amid evidence that the vessel was the breeding ground for the virus

07 Mar 2020 2:55 PM

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Two test positive for virus at Mike Pence's conference

Secretary of State Mike Pence is leading the US response to coronavirus

07 Mar 2020 11:48 AM

White House to sign bill to fight Covid 19 outbreak

The Senate passed the measure on Thursday to help tackle the virus outbreak

06 Mar 2020 11:53 AM

First death due to COVID 19 in the US reported in Washington state

The man who died was in his 50s, had underlying health conditions and no history of travel

01 Mar 2020 2:46 PM

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