Epidemic(Search results - 25)
India4, Aug 2020, 3:04 PM
Coronavirus: India 'flying blind', needs better data collection to control COVID-19, say experts
Officially India's death rate is nearly 20 times lower than the US, even though it has the world's fastest growing epidemic and the third highest number of total cases
WORLD28, Jul 2020, 9:15 AM
Coronavirus: Donald Trump bets on COVID-19 vaccine for political shot in arm
US President Donald Trump appears to have pinned his hopes on the swift emergence of a successful vaccine to both contain the country's still raging epidemic and revive his faltering re-election hopes.
India27, Jul 2020, 7:45 PM
Kerala: Newlywed couple, 41 wedding guests test positive for COVID-19 in Kasaragod; case registered
A case has been registered against Aboobacker, the bride's father, for violation of Kerala Epidemic Disease Corona Virus Disease (COVID-19) Additional Regulations, 2020, in conducting a wedding without following COVID-19 protocol.
India13, Jul 2020, 11:34 AM
Karnataka Dy CM: ‘COVID-19 not serious epidemic, virus must have left my body as easily as it entered’
Addressing a meeting of traders and officers, Karnataka deputy chief minister Laxman Savadi said there is no need to panic and one should go on with their life as usual
WORLD14, Jun 2020, 10:48 AM
Coronavirus: China reports 66 new COVID-19 cases; Beijing goes into ‘wartime’ mode
Beijing has tightened COVID-19 control measures after the newly confirmed cases by local transmission. Given the new cases, the city has suspended a major wholesale food and vegetable market and strengthened control measures to resolutely contain the spread of the epidemic.
WORLD26, May 2020, 10:55 AM
China's 'bat woman' warns coronavirus is just tip of the iceberg
China’s 'bat woman' researcher Shi Zhengli warns that the deadly coronavirus surfacing now is “just the tip of the iceberg” in terms of what humans may soon face without a global effort to prevent similar infectious outbreaks.
India12, May 2020, 6:31 PM
Nurses Day: Without them, other health workers, we will not win battle against epidemics, says Harsh Vardhan
Union health minister Harsh Vardhan today appreciated the efforts of the nurses who are frontline warriors in the fight against coronavirus
WORLD5, May 2020, 10:37 AM
Top Chinese health official warns of coronavirus rebound as new cases emerge
Ten provincial-level regions have reported new locally-transmitted cases or asymptomatic cases over the last 14 days, which highlighted that risks of a resurgence and even spread of the epidemic still exist, a local news agency quoted NHC spokesperson as saying
Madhya Pradesh31, Mar 2020, 7:18 PM
82 years old ‘Dariyadil Amma’ donated 1 lakh rupees of pension to defeat corona
old aunt decided to help needy people. Amma has given one lakh rupees out of the money saved in her pension to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund.
WORLD16, Mar 2020, 7:11 PM
Coronavirus pandemic: Bill Gates predicted a 'highly infectious virus' 5 years ago
In April 2015 following the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, co-founder of Microsoft Corporation, Bill Gates, had predicted that the world would struggle to cope with a highly infectious virus and also warned about its dangers. Unfortunately, it appears that nobody listened to him then, as the world continues to battle with the coronavirus pandemic. It all happened when Bill Gates participated in a 2015 Ted Talks and revealed his fears of a potential global epidemic. Gates, who has donated 50 million dollars to speed up the development of a coronavirus treatment, had also made an appeal for becoming better prepared to tackle the same. So what did Bill Gates really say in his Ted Talks titled – The Next Outbreak? We’re Not Ready. Watch this video by Sunita Iyer to know more.
INDIA13, Feb 2020, 10:07 AM
Coronavirus has impacted business, tourism in Vietnam: Envoy
Novel coronavirus has impacted the tourism sector in the country, Vietnam's Ambassador to India, Pham Sanh Chau said on Wednesday