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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global Death Toll Crosses 1 Million-Mark

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus has surpassed 33.2 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 1,000,820, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Tuesday, the total number of cases stood at 33,273,720 and the fatalities rose to 1,000,825, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its […]

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Noida Metro Issues Guidelines As Services Resume Monday; Know Details

Noida (UP): Only one gate would be functional for entry or exit at 15 of the 21 stations of the Noida-Greater Noida Metro, which resumes service on Monday after remaining shut for over five months due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to official guidelines. In the remaining six stations, both entry gates will remain open. […]

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To Our Toughest Teacher Who Likes Surprises

Many of us are still surprised that we are now more than halfway through 2020 after it presented us some unforeseen challenges, a worldwide health crisis made us compact our entire world into four walls. For better or worse, staying in with minimal human contact made us slow down and do some thinking about life […]

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How Are We Celebrating Teacher’s Day During A Pandemic?

As classrooms have shifted from the schools to the computer screens, it is no secret that teaching this year is harder than ever and teachers are not only trying to prepare students academically, but they are also learning and getting used to this entirely new way of imparting education. They are trying to reach out […]

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Covid-19: Pakistan Set To Reopen Educational Institutions From Mid-September

Islamabad: Pakistan is all set to reopen educational institutions from mid-September after a six-month hiatus with the steady improvement in the COVID-19 situation in the country, which recorded just one death due to the disease in the last 24 hours, officials said on Saturday. Education institutions are closed from March 16 due to the coronavirus. […]

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Japan's Economy Shrinks At Record Rate Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Tokyo: Japan’s economy shrank at annual rate of 27.8% in April-June, the worst contraction on record, as the coronavirus pandemic slammed consumption and trade, according to government data released on Monday. The Cabinet Office reported that Japan’s preliminary seasonally adjusted real gross domestic product, or GDP, the sum of a nation’s goods and services, fell […]

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Global COVID-19 cases: Coronavirus Cases Surpass 21 Million-Mark, US is the most infected with Coronavirus

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 21 million mark, while the deaths were nearing 763,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Saturday morning, the total number of cases stood at 21,066,992 and the fatalities rose to 762,997, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in […]

Air-India
Covid-19 Crisis: Air India Sacks 50 Pilots Overnight

New Delhi: Air India pilots have sought the intervention of the management on the issue of “illegal termination” of 50 pilots from service. In a letter to Rajiv Bansal, Chairman and Managing Director, Air India on Friday, the Indian Commercial Pilots Association (ICPA) said around 50 pilots have received illegal termination letters from the Personnel […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Confirmed Cases Top 19.7 Million Worldwide, Death Toll At 729692

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 19.7 million, while the deaths have increased to over 729,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Monday morning, the total number of cases stood at 19,778,566 and the fatalities rose to 729,692, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in […]

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ICC Women's World Cup 2021 Postponed To 2022

Dubai: The ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2021 in New Zealand has been postponed until February-March 2022 because of the impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on cricket globally. The 2021 edition of the T20 World Cup was also handed to India while the now postponed 2020 edition will be played in Australia in 2022. […]

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Raksha Bandhan In Covid Times: Odisha Celebrates Rakhi With Social Distancing

Bhubaneswar: Raksha Bandhan is the time of the year when siblings forget all differences and fight to bond over again. Rakhi is a symbol of reverence, assurance of safety and sacred thread of love between a brother and his sister. The festival is celebrated with much pomp and grandeur in Odisha and across the country. […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global COVID-19 Cases Cross 15.1 Million Mark

Washington:  The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed the 15.1 million mark, while the deaths have increased to over 621,800, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Thursday morning, the total number of cases stood at 15,166,401, while the fatalities rose to 621,890, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global COVID-19 Cases Top 13.7 Million, US Alone With 3.5 Million Cases

Washington: The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has topped 13.7 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 589,000, according to Johns Hopkins University. As of Friday morning, the total number of cases stood at 13,758,533, while the fatalities rose to 589,093, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global Cases Pass 12 Mn Mark, US Alone With 3 Mn Cases

Washington: The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has surpassed the 12 million mark, while the deaths have increased to more than 548,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Thursday morning, the total number of cases stood at 12,009,301, while the fatalities rose to 548,822, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering […]

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New Swine Flu Strain With Pandemic Potential Found In China

Beijing: Chinese researchers have reportedly discovered a new strain of the H1N1 swine influenza virus that has the potential to become a pandemic. According to the study, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, pigs are the intermediate hosts for the generation of pandemic influenza virus. “Systematic surveillance of influenza viruses […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Global Cases Cross 10 Million Mark, Death Toll Crosses Five Lakh

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus cases has increased to over 10.1 million, while the deaths have soared to more than 500,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Monday morning, the total number of cases increased to 10,115,912, while the fatalities stood at to 501,233, the University’s Center for Systems Science and […]

WHO On Covid-19 Pandemic
Covid-19 Pandemic Entering 'New And Dangerous Phase', Warns WHO

Geneva: The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that the Covid-19 pandemic is entering a “new and dangerous” phase. Thursday saw the most cases in a single day reported to the WHO. Director-General of WHO, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the day had seen 150,000 new cases with half of those coming from the Americas and […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Latest Updates From Around The World

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the world like never before. Here are some updates on the COVID-19 cases and death toll from around the world on Wednesday. Beijing reports 31 new confirmed COVID-19 cases Beijing reported 31 new confirmed domestically transmitted COVID-19 cases and six new asymptomatic cases on Tuesday, the municipal health commission said […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Latest Updates From Around The World

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the world like never before. Here are some updates on the COVID-19 cases and death toll from around the world on Sunday. Global COVID-19 cases surge to over 7.7 mn: Johns Hopkins University The overall number of global COVID-19 cases has surged to over 7.7 million, while the death toll […]

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Coronavirus Global Updates: COVID-19 cases tops 7.6 million, death toll at 425,000

The global number of COVID-19 cases has increased to over 7.6 million, while the death toll surged past 425,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Saturday morning, the overall number of cases stood at 7,632,377, while the deaths increased to 425,385, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic: Latest COVID-19 Updates From Around The World

The coronavirus pandemic has hit the world like never before. Here are some updates on the COVID-19 cases and death toll from around the globe today. Global COVID-19 cases top 6.2 mn: Johns Hopkins The total number of global coronavirus has increased to over 6.2 million, while the death toll has topped 375,000, according to […]

All through June On Weekends
COVID-19: Odisha Announces Complete Shutdown On Saturdays, Sundays In 11 Districts

Bhubaneswar: Odisha Chief Secretary Asit Tripathy on Monday announced complete shutdown on all Saturdays and Sundays throughout the month of June in 11 districts in view of rising COVID19 cases. In view of the heavy caseload in the districts of Ganjam, Puri, Nayagarh, Khurda, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Balasore and Bolangir, the State government […]

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At FSDC Meet, FM Nirmala Sitharaman Takes Stock Of Economy Amid COVID-19

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday reviewed the state of the economy at the meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC), in view of disruptions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. This was the first meeting of the FSDC, which comprises RBI Governor and other financial sector regulators, since the coronavirus outbreak. […]

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China's Missing Virologist Appears On State TV; Says COVID-19 'Tip Of The Iceberg'

Beijing: A leading Chinese virologist whose mysterious disappearance sparked speculation about the deadly novel coronavirus emanating from a bio-lab in Wuhan, was for the first time interviewed on China’s state television where she warned that such viruses are just the “tip of the iceberg” and expressed regret over science being “politicised”. Shi Zhengli, known as […]

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Migrants 'Pull Chain' Of Odisha Govt's COVID Containment Measures

Bhubaneswar: Misusing the facility of alarm chain pulling is a criminal act on any given day, and particularly in the times of a pandemic when there is a threat of community transmission of COVID and even consequential deaths, worse crimes like these wherein migrants are de-boarding trains to flee, seem no less than grade-1 felonies. […]