COVID-19: Trump says CDC advises cloth masks, but he won't wear one

Washington, April 4 -- US President Donald Trump said the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends using a cloth face mask to protect against COVID-19, but said he does not intend to wear one hims... Read More

COVID-19: UN chief reiterates appeal for global ceasefire

United Nations, April 4 -- United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that the international community should focus only on the battle against its common enemy of the COVID-19 pandemic... Read More

Contract workers terminated

Puducherry, April 3 -- As many as 54 contract workers of the Indira Gandhi Government Medical College here were terminated as they failed to turn up for duty on Thursday. It may be noted that more... Read More

Assam COVID 19 cases rise to 23 with 7 new confirmation

Guwahati, April 3 -- Seven new cases of COVID-19 positive were detected in Assam on Friday, taking the total number of cases to 23. Except one, all other patients were linked to Nizamuddin Markaz ev... Read More

PM discusses collaboration on fighting COVID-19 with Israeli counterpart

New Delhi, April 3 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday had a telephonic conversation with Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu. The two leaders discussed the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic an... Read More

Police uses drones in Phagwara to keep eye on curfew violators

Phagwara, April 3 -- While adopting Zero Tolerance against the violators of Curfew norms, the Kapurthala district police on Friday started the use of drone to check curfew violations in the district .... Read More

Sidhu appeals to people not to oppose cremation of COVID-19 positive

Chandigarh, April 3 -- Punjab Health Minister Balbir Singh Sidhu on Friday appealed to the public not to panic, as the cremation of a COVID-19 positive patient, does not pose any additional threat. Mr... Read More

COVID-19: Two more deaths in Gujarat, total cases mount to 95, toll rises to 9

Gandhinagar, April 3 -- Gujarat has reported one more death and seven new cases of Novel Coronavirus infection in the past 12 hours, taking the overall positive cases to 95, including nine deaths and ... Read More

No person in Ambala would sleep empty stomach till lockdown contiues : Minister

Ambala, April 3 -- Haryana Home and Health Minister Anil Vij on Friday said that no person in Ambala would sleep empty stomach till the lockdown, announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, continues. ... Read More

PCI 'dismayed' by Govt's stand on reflecting only official version of COVID-19 in Media

New Delhi, April 3 -- The Press Club of India (PCI) on Friday said that it is dismayed by the pleading of the Union government, which practically appears to suggest that only the official version of t... Read More