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US records more than 42,000 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours

  • Jun 30, 2020

The United States recorded at least 42,000 coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, the Johns Hopkins University tally showed on Monday, as the country confronts a rapid surge in the disease. The new infections, concentrated in southern and wester

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India developed 'Covaxin', first COVID-19 vaccine and is ready for human clinical trials

  • Jun 30, 2020

India has developed 'Covaxin', the first COVID-19 vaccine by Bharat Biotech Company, Hyderabad which is announced on Monday and is ready for human clinical trials. The vaccine has been approved by the Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) an

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Nepal: Government decided to extend lockdown till July 22 amid pandemic

  • Jun 30, 2020

The government of Nepal decided to extend lockdown till July 22 on the same ongoing format due to rising cases of coronavirus day-by-day. Nepal Government on Monday late evening announced the decision to extend lockdown.

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Government of India banned 59 Chinese apps including TikTok, Likee, WeChat and more

  • Jun 30, 2020

The government of India banned 59 Chinese apps including famous apps TikTok, Likee, WeChat, and more, on Monday, to counter the threat posed by these applications to the country’s “sovereignty and security.” The move came after the r

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The governors of United States have been criticizing the Trump administration of handling the COVID-19 pandemic

  • Jun 29, 2020

The governors of the United States have been criticizing the Trump administration of handling the COVID-19 pandemic, as the New York Times reported. These governors used to have a good relationship with the White House, but during the pandemic, they e

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India: FIR has been registered against Guru Ramdev, Pantanjali CEO and four others for claiming COVID-19 drug

  • Jun 28, 2020

FIR has been registered against yoga guru Ramdev, Patanjali Ayurved Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Acharya Balkrishna, and four others in Jaipur, India, for claiming to have developed a COVID-19 drug called ‘coronil’. An FIR was filed

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US coronavirus cases rises to more than 2.5 million, Johns Hopkins Reports

  • Jun 28, 2020

The United States has recorded more than 2.5 million coronavirus cases and is in the world’s highest rank of the infected nation, according to Johns Hopkins University records on Saturday. According to the center, the U.S. now has 2,596,770 conf

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Trump's administration refuses to reopen Obamacare despite of COVID-19 cases rising in US

  • Jun 27, 2020

US President Donald Trump’s administration has refused to reopen Obamacare exchanges to allow millions of laid-off workers to get health insurance, despite COVID-19 cases rising in large numbers in the US. Trump has planted a timebomb under Obam

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WHO-led coalition says it needs US$31.3b to fight COVID-19

  • Jun 26, 2020

The World Health Organization-led coalition fighting the coronavirus says on Friday, it needs US$31.3 billion over the next 12 months to develop and roll out tests, treatments, and vaccines. It said US$3.4 billion had been contributed to date, leaving

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