Coronavirus disease 2019

Infectious respiratory disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). It was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei, China, and has resulted in an ongoing pandemic. The first confirmed case has been traced back to 17 November 2019 in Hubei. As of 9 August 2020, more than 19.7 million cases have been reported across 188 countries and territories, resulting in more than 728,000 deaths. More than 11.9 million people have recovered.

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Harvey Weinstein doesn't want to be dragged to Los Angeles to face further prosecution for alleged sex crimes ... because he's already serving a 23-year sentence..
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"On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for COVID19 today," he tweeted. "I request the people who came in contact with me in..
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Mukherjee urged people who came in contact with him in the last week to get tested and self isolate.
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India registered 62,064 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours while the total recoveries crossed 15 lakh mark. According to the Union Ministry of Health and..
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On Thursday, MGNREGS clocked 106 days of active work in the 2020-21 financial year. On the same day, Telangana generated 106% mandays compared to the work done..
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India reported more than 1,000 deaths from Covid-19 in a single day for the first time on Sunday, even as the country reported record high numbers for the week,..
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In a series of tweets, Sriramulu said that his test results reflected he was infected with coronavirus and prayed to "the almighty" for an early recovery.
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Scaling up testing capacity, over 7 lakh samples have been examined for Covid-19 in a day, taking the cumulative tests conducted so far to 2,41,06,535, the..
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Shah had tested positive for COVID-19 on August 2 and was admitted to a hospital in Delhi.
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"Struck with grief after hearing tragic news about COVID-19 care centre in Vijayawada where an accidental fire caused loss of lives. My thoughts and prayers are..
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed anguish at the death of patients in a fire incident at a COVID facility in Andhra Pradesh's Vijaywada on Sunday.
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The COVID-19 tally includes 6,28,747 active cases and 14,80,885 cured/discharged/migrated cases.
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India crossed the 21-lakh mark in Covid cases on Wednesday on the back of the highest single-day surge in fresh infections — crossing the 65,000-mark for the..
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Thirteen districts in eight states and Union Territories reporting Covid-19 mortality higher than the national average were advised by the Centre on Saturday to..
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There are 6,19,088 active cases of Covid-19, comprising 29.64 per cent of the caseload. The case fatality rate has further dropped to 2.04 per cent. This was the..
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Mumbai Mayor, Kishori Pednekar said: "The CBI officers who come to Mumbai will have to seek the necessary permissions from Mumbai Police, due to the deadly novel..
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A total of 196 doctors in the country, majority of them being general practitioners, have succumbed to Covid-19 so far, said the Indian Medical Association (IMA)..
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Choudhary on Saturday said that he has tested positive for COVID-19 and asked those who came in contact with him in the recent past to get tested and isolate..
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Though the reasonable, safe and smart decision would have been to cancel the legendary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally ... the South Dakota city's doing what it can to..
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A passenger who died in the Air India plane crash in Kerala has tested positive for coronavirus.
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Due to Adityanath's visit, Section 144 has been imposed in Noida.
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The COVID-19 tally of 20,88,612 cases includes 6,19,088 active cases, 14,27,006 cured/discharged/migrated cases.
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Covid-19 cases in India crossed the 20 lakh mark on Friday after a record 62,538 cases were added in the last 24 hours, even as two-third of the total patients..
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India reported 3,28,903 new coronavirus cases in the first six days of August. India’s daily Covid cases have been the highest in the world on four of the six..
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COVID-19 isn't stopping the legendary Sturgis Motorcycle Rally, but with hundreds of thousands arriving ... it's gonna be near impossible for the bikers to avoid..
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The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Friday told the Delhi High Court that a dummy phone number and the address of the lab or hospital can be used for..
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The two staff members of Steel Authority of India Limited had tested positive but were asymptomatic.
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Covid19 has changed the human race drastically and the most severe impact has been on the students all over the world. These students are struggling to keep up..
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The Serum Institute of India (SII) has entered into a new landmark partnership with Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, to..
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India's Covid-19 management is marked by "two significant achievements" of continuously rising recovery rate among Covid-19 patients and a case fatality rate..
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India and the US have explored ways to boost cooperation in the resource-rich Indo-Pacific region where China has been trying to spread its influence. The issue..
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India's Covid-19 cases tally crossed 20 lakh mark with the highest single-day spike of 62,538 cases on Friday, said Union ministry of health and family welfare...
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