Tag Archives: COVID-19

  • September session of Tibetan Parliament cancelled, next in March

    The September session of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile has been cancelled due to concerns about the Coronavirus, according to a press release. It would have been the 10th session of the 16th Parliament. ...

  • India reopens further as virus cases hit 1.5 million

    India will reopen gyms and end a nighttime curfew from August, but cinemas, bars and schools will remain closed in the vast South Asian nation as the number of coronavirus cases passed 1.5 million and deaths neared 35,000 on Wednesday. ...

  • Coronavirus cases in India cross 10-lakh mark, death toll tops 25,000

    The total number of coronavirus cases in India surged past 10 lakh today. The total number of coronavirus cases in India stood at 10,00,202. The death toll from the deadly virus crossed 25,000-mark today. ...

  • 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. ...

  • Dalai Lama on Coronavirus, Donald Trump, and “old thinking” in America

    The Dalai Lama speaking about compassion, racism in the US and President Trump, said that treating people differently because of their race, faith or nationality, is "old thinking. There's narrow-minded thinking in the US. ...