Tag Archives: COVID-19

  • India climbs to third in world Coronavirus cases

    An alarming surge in Coronavirus cases has now put India ranking third in the global pandemic, recording 695,396 confirmed cases of infections, with the number of fatalities reaching 19,692. ...

  • Global coronavirus deaths top half a million

    The death toll from COVID-19 surpassed half a million people on Sunday, Reuters tally shows, a grim milestone for the global pandemic that seems to be resurgent in some countries even as other regions are still grappling with the first wave ...

  • Global coronavirus cases exceed 10 million

    Global coronavirus cases exceeded 10 million on Sunday according to a Reuters tally, marking a major milestone in the spread of the respiratory disease that has so far killed almost half a million people in seven months. ...

  • Coronavirus cases in India cross 500,000 as big cities reel from surge

    India reported over 17,000 new coronavirus cases over the last 24 hours, pushing the country’s total above 500,000, federal health ministry data showed on Saturday, with infections surging in major cities including the capital New Delhi. ...

  • As world approaches 10 million coronavirus cases, doctors see hope in new treatments

    Doctors say they’ve learned enough about the highly contagious Coronavirus to solve some key problems for many patients. The changes could be translating into more saved lives, although there is little conclusive data. ...

  • Coronavirus may have infected 10 times more Americans than reported, CDC says

    Government experts believe more than 20 million Americans could have contracted the coronavirus, 10 times more than official counts, indicating many people without symptoms have or have had the disease, senior administration officials said. ...

  • India has world’s fourth-highest number of Coronavirus cases

    India now has the fourth-highest number of Coronavirus cases in the world, with more than 411,000 cases and 13,277 deaths -- but it’s one of the lowest rates in the world for a population of 1.3 billion. ...

  • COVID-19 more dangerous for patients with heart disease or diabetes: US study

    People with underlying health conditions such as heart disease and diabetes are six times more likely to be hospitalized with COVID-19 and have a risk of coronavirus-related death 12 times higher than otherwise healthy individuals. ...

  • Global coronavirus cases reach over 8 million as outbreak expands in Latin America

    Global cases of the novel coronavirus reached over 8 million on Monday, as infections surge in Latin America and the United States and China grapple with fresh outbreaks. The US still leads the world with the highest number of infections. ...

  • Beijing steps up coronavirus measures as dozens of cases emerge from a food market

    After weeks with almost no new coronavirus infections, Beijing has recorded dozens of new cases in recent days, all linked to a major wholesale food market, raising concerns about a resurgence of the disease. ...