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68th Day Of Lockdown

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Covid-19 pandemic turning into a human rights crisis : UN chief

Guterres said governments must be transparent, responsive and accountable

23 Apr 2020 1:21 PM

Pakistan PM Imran Khan undergoes covid19 test

Khan agreed for the test after Faisal Edhi met son of late philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhimet who tested positive for the coronavirus

22 Apr 2020 4:15 PM

34 positive coronavirus cases on cruise ship docked in Japan

Initial four tests carried out revealed first infection on Monday, with additional testing among 57 crew finding a total of 34 cases

22 Apr 2020 12:38 PM

North Korea media silent on Kim's health as speculation on health rages

North Korean media presented a business as usual image, carrying routine reporting of Kim’s achievements

22 Apr 2020 10:43 AM

China reports 30 new coronavirus cases, 23 imported

Of the domestic cases, all seven were reported in Heilongjiang province near the Russian border

22 Apr 2020 10:40 AM


Global coronavirus deaths top 1,70,000

The figures have been compiled from national authorities and information by the World Health Organization

21 Apr 2020 5:23 PM

Philanthrophist's son who met Pakistan PM Imran Khan tests positive for coronavirus

Philanthrophist's son who met Pakistan PM Imran Khan tests positive for coronavirus

21 Apr 2020 3:45 PM

Covid-19: Sri Lanka postpones parliamentary poll for nearly 2 months

The island nation has been under a 24-hour curfew since March 20 to combat the deadly virus

21 Apr 2020 10:48 AM

Amid virus pandemic, Hong Kong arrests high profile pro-democracy advocates

Condemning the arrests, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo called the arrests "deeply concerning"

19 Apr 2020 12:05 PM

China denies covering up extent of Coronavirus outbreak amid US allegations

A foreign ministry spokesman acknowledged that the virus's rapid spread had contributed to undercounting.

17 Apr 2020 4:59 PM


China dispatches 650,000 medical kits to India; more procurement in coming days

Earlier, 2 major consignments of medical kits have been sent to India from China.

16 Apr 2020 11:19 AM

Vietnam urges Asean to set up Covid-19 emergency fund

Hanoi is chairing an Asean meeting on Covid-19, with the country touting its success so far.

14 Apr 2020 2:50 PM

Fearing virus return, Beijing turns into virtual fortress

Between April 8 and April 13, some 1,037 people returned to Beijing from Wuhan. None tested positive for COVID-19

14 Apr 2020 9:26 AM

British Airways to airlift UK nationals stranded in Ahmedabad

The Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International (SVPI) Airport here will facilitate operation of three relief flights.

12 Apr 2020 12:30 PM

US asks China to shut down wet markets to prevent further infection

A zoonotic disease is an illness that can be passed from an animal to a human

10 Apr 2020 1:22 PM


Indians in Wuhan: Strict lockdown, social distancing only ways to fight virus

India evacuated about 700 Indians and foreigners through two special Air India flights

09 Apr 2020 3:31 PM

China: 30 new coronavirus cases; 9 Wuhan districts 'low-risk'

Fourty seven new asymptomatic cases were also reported.

05 Apr 2020 10:42 AM

China to observe national mourning to honour Covid19 frontline workers

Fourteen frontline workers in Central China's Hubei Province, including "whistleblower" doctor Li Wenliang, were identified as martyrs

03 Apr 2020 12:30 PM

Covid19 cases climb to 10,000 in South Korea

South Korea said about half of the new cases came from the densely populous Seoul, where imported cases have been on the rise

03 Apr 2020 9:14 AM

Coronavirus cases in Pakistan tally 2238

The country has also witnessed 31 deaths from the infection

02 Apr 2020 2:58 PM