Editorial: Welcome Trump

The White House announced on Monday that US President Donald Trump will visit India from February 24 to 25 to meet with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Continue Reading

Editorial: Global warning

The head of the World Health Organisation has warned the novel coronavirus was a ‘very grave threat’ for the world as he opened a conference to combat the epidemic. Continue Reading

39 more on board Japan cruise ship test positive

An additional 39 people on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship off the Japan coast have tested positive for the new coronavirus, Japanese Health Minister Katsunobu Kato said today, bringing the total to 174. 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

Coronavirus ‘infects’ Indian Auto expo and travel sector

Automobile industry body Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) said all Chinese companies participating at the expo have confirmed that their exhibit area would be manned by their Indian employees. Continue Reading