coronavirus

Coronavirus: First batch of 200 Wuhan evacuees discharged from quarantine camp in Delhi

Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan also took a quick review of the measures taken over the last fortnight from the doctors supervising the campus.

published on : 17th February 2020

Coronavirus: Indian embassy making efforts to evacuate countrymen from quarantined cruise ship

The Indian Embassy in Japan on February 15 said it is making efforts to disembark all the Indians on board the quarantined cruise ship Diamond Princess.  

published on : 15th February 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 scare: Centre comes up with plan to monitor diseases in wild birds

As the Coronavirus scare continues, the Union Environment Ministry for the first time has come up with a detailed plan to check the spread of the infectious disease from birds/wild animals. 

published on : 8th February 2020

Coronavirus: Baby tests positive just 30 hours after birth

The infant is the youngest person recorded as being infected by the virus, which has killed nearly 500 people since emerging late last year.

published on : 5th February 2020

Coronavirus: Surat diamond industry to suffer loss of Rs 8,000 crore

Hong Kong is a major business hub for the Surat diamond industry, but schools and colleges have been closed there till the first week of March.

published on : 5th February 2020

Kerala declares coronavirus outbreak as state disaster

The Kerala government on Monday declared novel coronavirus epidemic as a "state calamity" with a third student testing positive for the infection in the state.

published on : 4th February 2020

Kerala tourism badly hit following confirmed cases of coronavirus

After three positive cases of coronavirus were reported from Kerala, the tourism industry in the state is badly hit, with tourists cancelling their bookings.

published on : 4th February 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: India's second positive case reported in Kerala's Alappuzha

Two days after the first case of Coronavirus infection in India was confirmed in Kerala, the state reported its second positive case.

published on : 2nd February 2020

Coronavirus scare triggers anti-China sentiment worldwide

The coronavirus outbreak has stoked a wave of anti-China sentiment around the globe.

published on : 2nd 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

Precautions to take against coronavirus as first case confirmed in India

The patient, a medical student in Wuhan, is in the isolation ward in Thrissur and is clinically stable and recovering, sources in the National Institute of Virology, Pune, and ICMR confirmed.

published on : 30th January 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

Are snakes the original source of new coronavirus outbreak in China?

Snakes – the Chinese krait and the Chinese cobra – may be the source of the newly discovered coronavirus that has triggered an outbreak of a deadly infectious respiratory illness in China.

published on : 24th January 2020

China rushes to build new hospital for tackling coronavirus within 10 days

China is rushing to build a new hospital in a staggering 10 days to treat patients affected by coronavirus.

published on : 24th January 2020
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