DSWD clarifies issues, updates progress on cash aid

Manila, April 9 -- As the government brings down the financial assistance to households that were heavily affected by the enhanced community quarantine brought about by the coronavirus disease (Covid-... Read More

PH economy 'well-prepared' for Covid-19: Dominguez

Manila, April 9 -- The coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) health crisis has hit the Philippine economy in a hard way but the country is "well-prepared" to handle it, Finance Secretary Carlos Domingue... Read More

Don't be alarmed by rise in hot spot cases, say experts

new delhi, April 9 -- With the Delhi government planning to ramp up mass testing and random testing in the city's coronavirus disease (Covid) hot spots, will there be a spike in the number of infectio... Read More

Gurugram reports highest spike in a day, total 30 cases in district

Gurugram, April 9 -- Twelve people were confirmed positive for the highly contagious coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in the district on Wednesday, taking Gurugram's tally of positive coronavirus cases ... Read More

Teams to survey 400,000 households in Gurugram

Gurugram, April 9 -- With 12 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in one day, the district tally for the coronavirus disease shot to 30 on Wednesday, prompting the district administration and the Municipal... Read More

India's make or break moment

India, April 9 -- India is at the crossroads in its battle against the coronavirus disease (Covid-19). There are two scenarios. It will see a relatively manageable rise in the number of cases, but low... Read More

KGMU likely to play role in field trials of Covid-19 vaccines

LUCKNOW, April 9 -- Having successfully treated a few coronavirus positive cases, Lucknow's prestigious King George Medical University (KGMU) is likely to be roped in for field tests for preventive va... Read More

More testing to welfare push: TN's Covid plan

Bengaluru, April 9 -- The first week of April has been brutal for Tamil Nadu in its fight against the coronavirus disease. The number of Covid-19 cases in the state has multiplied by more than 10 time... Read More

Hot spots in 15 UP districts to be sealed

LUCKNOW, April 9 -- Hot spots of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in 15 districts of Uttar Pradesh, including parts of the National Capital Region -- places which have seen multiple Covid-19 cases -... Read More

Plasma transfusion shows promise in Covid treatment

New Delhi, April 9 -- Virus fighting antibodies from people who have recovered from the coronavirus disease Covid-19 can help cure others, according to a research finding published on Tuesday that des... Read More