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COVID 2019

All countries
21,069,999
Total confirmed cases
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
USA
5,415,642
Total confirmed cases
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
Spain
379,799
Total confirmed cases
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
Italy
252,235
Total confirmed cases
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
India
2,459,613
Total confirmed cases
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
India
660,833
Total active cases
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
India
1,750,636
Total recovered
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am
India
48,144
Total deaths
Updated on August 14, 2020 7:11 am

Latest Updates

Scientists evaluated mask effectiveness by a simple visual approach

New York, Aug 10 (IANS) Scientists have developed a simple approach to visually evaluate how effectively different types of masks prevent the spread of droplets that could contain SARS-CoV-2 (Covid-19) virus.The results, published in the journal Science Advances, suggest...

India’s COVID-19 death rate down to 2%, decreasing

New Delhi, Aug 10 (IANS) As the total coronavirus patients across the country crossed the 22-lakh mark, India's fatality rate dropped to its lowest two per cent in the last 24 hours whereas the recoveries reached a new peak...

Study shows Electric cooker is an easy way to sanitize N95 masks

New York, Aug 8 (IANS) Owners of electric multicookers may be able to add another use to its list of functions, as it can sanitize N95 respirator masks, say researchers. This could enable wearers to safely reuse limited supplies...

States asked to focus on reducing Covid mortality: Health Ministry

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) All states and Union Territories (UTs) have been asked to focus on reducing the Covid-19 mortality rate, the Union Health and Family Welfare Ministry said on Saturday.Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan gave the direction during...

Aming Rising numbers, ‘There is something indicating India may be moving from Covid-19 exponential rise’

By Sumit Saxena, (IANS) Currently, India is experiencing the worst phase in its fight against Covid-19 with a total of 61,537 new coronavirus cases getting reported in the last 24 hours, taking the overall caseload to 20,88,611, while the...

ASEAN can overcome COVID-19 pandemic: Duterte

Manila, Aug 8 (IANS) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Saturday expressed optimism that the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) can overcome the COVID-19 pandemic through joint efforts."We are confident that the ASEAN way of partnership and mutual aid...

IMA writes to PM as 196 doctors succumb to Covid in India

New Delhi, Aug 8 (IANS) Disturbed by incidences of doctors not receiving proper beds and treatments after getting infected with Covid-19, the Indian Medical Association has written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday to draw his...

SII to produce 100million doses of Covid vaccine for India & LMICs

New Delhi, Aug 7 (IANS): Serum Institute of India (SII), the worlds largest vaccine manufacturer by volume, has entered into a new landmark partnership with Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, to accelerate the...

Coronavirus spread contained in country, says Harsh Vardhan

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) India's Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Thursday asserted that the spread of coronavirus has been contained in the country, citing how half the total cases are from three states only and another 30 per...

Glenmark’s 400 mg ‘FabiFlu’ to treat mild to moderate Covid-19 patient

New Delhi, Aug 6 (IANS) Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, a research-led global pharmaceutical company, on Thursday announced that it is set to introduce a 400 mg version of oral antiviral - FabiFlu -- for the treatment of mild to moderate Covid-19...

Covid 2019 India

BE ties up with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV for COVID-19 vaccine production

Hyderabad, Aug 13 (PTI) Biological E Ltd has entered into an agreement with Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, part of pharma...

Over 22,000 ‘Make in India’ ventilators given to states: Centre

New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) The Centre on Thursday stated that it has distributed more than 3.04 crore N95 masks and over 1.28 crore...

Covid-19 pushes down growth of Indian Pharma market to 0.2%

New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Covid-19 pandemic is having a mixed bag for the Indian Pharmaceutical Market (IPM) that registered a muted growth...

Over 70% Covid patients recover in India: Govt

New Delhi, Aug 12 (IANS) The Union Health Ministry on Wednesday said that the country's recovery rate has soared past 70 per cent due...

Covid 2019 World

WHO in contact with Russia on new COVID-19 vaccine: spokesman

Geneva, Aug 12 (IANS) The World Health Organization (WHO) is in close contact with Russia regarding a possible pre-qualification of the world's first COVID-19...
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All that you need to know about the 1st Covid-19 vaccine by Russia

Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS) Russia on Tuesday became the first country in the world to register a Covid-19 vaccine jointly developed by the Gamaleya...

World’s first Covid 19 vaccine registered, says Vladimir Putin

Moscow, Aug 11 (IANS) Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said the country has registered the world's first Covid-19 vaccine.According to a report by...
Study identifies longer-term symptoms in COVID-19 patients

Study identifies longer-term symptoms in COVID-19 patients

London, Aug 10 (IANS) Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have identified a pattern of longer-term symptoms likely to be experienced by people who were...
G7 ministers reaffirm close coordination in COVID-19 battle

ASEAN can overcome COVID-19 pandemic: Duterte

Manila, Aug 8 (IANS) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte Saturday expressed optimism that the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) can overcome the COVID-19...

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