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COVID-19: India breaches 1,500-mark

COVID-19: India breaches 1,500-mark

New Delhi: With nearly 150 new confirmed cases of novel coronavirus disease COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, the total number of positive cases has crossed 1,500 in India on Tuesday, as per the latest update from the Ministry of Health.COVID-19 has claimed 49 lives in India as of March 31, according t...

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COVID-19: Rajasthan defers salary of CM, ministers

COVID-19: Rajasthan defers salary of CM, ministers

Jaipur: The Rajasthan cabinet on Tuesday decided to defer a potion of salary of the chief minister, deputy chief minister, MLAs and government employees as part of austerity measures amid the novel coronavirus pandemic in the state.In a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, it was informed...

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US reports record 865 COVID-19 deaths in a day

US reports record 865 COVID-19 deaths in a day

New York: The United States has reported 865 coronavirus deaths in one day, setting a one-day record, according to Johns Hopkins University.President Donald Trump warned that the US is headed for a 'tough two weeks', advising people to be prepared for the 'hard days' ahead, as the country fights the...

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'COVID-19 vaccine at least a year away'

'COVID-19 vaccine at least a year away'

New Delhi: It will be at least another year before a vaccine against the new coronavirus will be ready for approval and available in sufficient quantities, the Europen Union medicines agency said.  As the number of declared coronavirus cases worldwide passed 800,000 on Tuesday, according to an ...

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Wages of wrath – the city migrant in search of dignity

Wages of wrath – the city migrant in search of dignity

Amongst migratory fishes, the Atlantic Salmon is peculiar. After roaming thousands of miles in the ocean all its life, it travels upstream on a river - literally leaping above water to scale waterfalls - to spawn and die, often never reaching their target as they are caught and eaten by bears.That i...

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Nizamuddin Tablighi HQ evacuated, 24 positive cases among evacuees

Nizamuddin Tablighi HQ evacuated, 24 positive cases among evacuees

 New Delhi: Tablighi Jamaat's international headquarters Nizamuddin Markaz in southwest Delhi, where around 1,400 persons were stuck in the wake of a nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, has been evacuated even as at least 24 corona positive cases from among those evacuated have...

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Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

New Delhi: More than 35,000 people have died worldwide from the coronavirus pandemic since it emerged late last year in China, most of them in Europe.  In total, 35,905 people have died, including 26,076 in Europe. Italy has the most deaths with 11,591, following by Spain with 7,340 and China w...

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Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

New Delhi: More than 35,000 people have died worldwide from the coronavirus pandemic since it emerged late last year in China, most of them in Europe.  In total, 35,905 people have died, including 26,076 in Europe. Italy has the most deaths with 11,591, following by Spain with 7,340 and China w...

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Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

New Delhi: More than 35,000 people have died worldwide from the coronavirus pandemic since it emerged late last year in China, most of them in Europe.  In total, 35,905 people have died, including 26,076 in Europe. Italy has the most deaths with 11,591, following by Spain with 7,340 and China w...

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Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

Coronavirus deaths top 35,000 worldwide

New Delhi: More than 35,000 people have died worldwide from the coronavirus pandemic since it emerged late last year in China, most of them in Europe.  In total, 35,905 people have died, including 26,076 in Europe. Italy has the most deaths with 11,591, following by Spain with 7,340 and China w...

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