Listen | India's first Covid patient shares her story as nation completes 2 pandemic years

Exactly two years back today, on January 30, 2020, a third-year medical student from Wuhan university tested positive for coronavirus, becoming the country's first COVID-19 patient, days after she had returned home following semester holidays. This is her story, in an exclusive interview with The New Indian Express.

published on : 30th January 2022

China to test all Wuhan residents as city reports fresh coronavirus infections

A cluster of six new cases was recently found in one part of the city, the first local infections the government has reported in Wuhan since before the lockdown was eased in early April.

published on : 13th May 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Italy reports record 368 new deaths in one day, death toll tops 1,800

Italy on March 15 reported its biggest one-day increase in cases and deaths during the coronavirus outbreak.

published on : 16th March 2020

Coronavirus: Total cases in India reach 43, three-year-old from Kerala among those infected

Four new cases of novel coronavirus have been reported in the country, taking the number of confirmed cases to 43 on March 9.

published on : 9th March 2020

Coronavirus: Death toll crosses 2,900 in China, global count surges past 3,000

China has reported 42 new fatalities from the novel coronavirus outbreak, taking the death toll to 2,912.

published on : 2nd March 2020

‘Please rescue us’: Indian crew sends video message from coronavirus-hit cruise ship

Panic has struck the crew and passengers of the luxury cruise liner that has been quarantined off a port in Japan since February 5.

published on : 11th February 2020

Coronavirus: 324 Indians evacuated from Wuhan in Air India plane

A special Air India plane landed at Delhi on February 1 after evacuating 324 Indian nationals from the novel coronavirus-hit Wuhan, China.

published on : 1st February 2020

Coronavirus | "Friends are stranded, situation is bad,” says Kerala medical student from China

Speaking to Express, Afzal Nujumudeen, a fourth-year medical student at Wuhan University said that the Chinese government had imposed a complete shutdown in Wuhan.

published on : 26th January 2020