Corona, China & confusing claims

A research, published in the journal Frontiers in Medicine, has suggested that coronavirus may have existed in a latent phase in China’s Wuhan since October 2018. Continue Reading

“US marks record over 2,100 coronavirus deaths in one day”

The US has become the world’s first country to have registered more than 2,000 COVID-19 deaths in a single day with 2,108 fatalities reported in the past 24 hours, while the number of infections in America has crossed 500,000, the highest in the world, according to Johns Hopkins University data. Continue Reading

Covid-19 cases touch 700,000 mark

The number of coronavirus cases around the world crossed the 700,000 mark near midnight on Monday, with the US comprising over a seventh of them, while the death toll crossed the 33,500 mark, with Italy (10,779) and Spain (6,606) accounting for over half of them, as the Johns Hopkins University’s Coronavirus Resource Centre. Continue Reading

Coronavirus cases rise to 78 in China

China reported 78 new confirmed cases, including 74 imported infections, while the death toll from the novel coronavirus increased to 3,277 after seven more fatalities were confirmed from the COVID-19, health officials said today. Continue Reading

Coronavirus: 15 Kerala students stranded in Hubei reach Kochi

Fifteen students from the state who were stranded in Hubei province of China following the outbreak of the deadly coronavirus have landed at the Cochin International Airport Limited and undergone a thermal screening for the infection, airport officials said today. Continue Reading

Coronavirus: Toll rises to 563 in China

The death toll in China’s novel coronavirus outbreak went up to 563 as 73 people died on Wednesday, the highest one-day fatalities so far, while total confirmed cases rose sharply to 28,018, Chinese health officials said today. Continue Reading

Death toll in China’s coronavirus jumps to 361

The death toll in China’s coronavirus epidemic soared to 361 with 57 deaths on Sunday alone while the number of confirmed cases climbed to 17,205, Chinese health officials announced today. Continue Reading