Seoul kindergarten student tests COVID-19 positive
Global COVID-19 cases top 5.4 mn: Johns Hopkins
  • Global COVID-19 cases top 5.4 mn: Johns Hopkins(08:17)
    Washington, May 25 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has surged past the 5.4 million mark, while the deaths increased to more than 345,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
7 COVID-19 patients discharged in Chinese mainland
UK COVID-19 deaths rise to 36,793 as another 118 patients die
Deja vu, Pak army chief Bajwa rakes up Kashmir again
  • Deja vu, Pak army chief Bajwa rakes up Kashmir again(02:53)
    Islamabad, May 25 (IANS) On Sunday, on the occasion of Eid, General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited the Line of Control in Puna Sector and as is his wont raked up Kashmir once again. This visit comes against the backdrop of Indian security forces killing Pakistan sponsored proxies by the dozens and keeping the security grid fortified.
Italy's COVID-19 death toll rises by 50 to 32,785
  • Italy's COVID-19 death toll rises by 50 to 32,785(02:45)
    Rome, May 25 (IANS) A further 50 COVID-19 patients had died in the past 24 hours in Italy, bringing the country's death toll to 32,785, out of total infection cases of 229,858, according to fresh figures on Sunday.
UAE-based Indian expats give free online coaching to kids
Global COVID-19 cases over 5.3 mn: Johns Hopkins
  • Global COVID-19 cases over 5.3 mn: Johns Hopkins(08:24)
    Washington, May 24 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to over 5.3 million, while the death toll surged past 342,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
S.Korea reports 25 more COVID-19 cases, 11,190 in total
France sees further drop in COVID-19 hospitalizations
New York state loosens restrictions on gatherings
  • New York state loosens restrictions on gatherings(04:48)
    New York, May 24 (IANS) The US state of New York now allows gatherings of up to 10 people for non-essential purposes, two months after a statewide order banned such gatherings of any size to curb spread of the COVID-19 pandemic.
No change to two-meter social distancing rule in Ireland: PM
Spain sees falls in new COVID-19 deaths, cases
  • Spain sees falls in new COVID-19 deaths, cases(02:40)
    Madrid, May 24 (IANS) The Spanish Ministry of Health, Consumer Affairs and Social Welfare on Saturday confirmed falls in the number of new deaths and cases of COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus.
Italy's COVID-19 death toll rises to 32,735
  • Italy's COVID-19 death toll rises to 32,735(01:56)
    Rome, May 24 (IANS) A further 119 COVID-19 patients had died in the past 24 hours in Italy, bringing the country's death toll to 32,735 out of total infection cases of 229,327, according to the latest figures on Saturday.
China's One Belt One Road worsens fiscal woes in host nation: US
  • China's One Belt One Road worsens fiscal woes in host nation: US(15:12)
    By Aarti Tikoo Singh
    New Delhi/Washington, May 23 (IANS) The US in its vision document on China, has warned against the Xi Jinping regime's One Belt One Road (OBOR) initiative, saying it will create and worsen fiscal problems in host nations and extract political concessions to exact retributions against other countries.
Brazil climbs to world no.2 in COVID-19 cases
No new COVID-19 cases in China for 1st time (Ld)
  • No new COVID-19 cases in China for 1st time (Ld)(11:16)
    Beijing, May 23 (IANS) China did not register any new confirmed COVID-19 cases for the first time since the pandemic began and detected only two suspicious cases, the countrys National Health Commission reported on Saturday.
'Biodiversity at risk as forests cut down at alarming rates'
Global COVID-19 cases over 5.2 mn: Johns Hopkins
  • Global COVID-19 cases over 5.2 mn: Johns Hopkins(08:26)
    Washington, May 23 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to over 5.2 million, while the death toll surged past 338,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University.
UN chief calls for solidarity in Eid message
Spain sees slight increases in new COVID-19 cases, deaths
COVID-19 vaccines must be recognised as public goods: WHO
UK to impose quarantine on new arrivals; Corona deaths hit 36,393
US COVID-19 deaths surpass 95,000
  • US COVID-19 deaths surpass 95,000(02:17)
    New York, May 23 (IANS) The number of COVID-19 deaths in the US topped 95,000 on Friday, reaching 95,276, according to the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University.
Italy's coronavirus deaths rise to 32,616
  • Italy's coronavirus deaths rise to 32,616(01:29)
    Rome, May 23 (IANS) A further 130 COVID-19 patients had died in the past 24 hours in Italy, bringing the country's death toll to 32,616, according to the latest official tally on Friday.