Global economy could shrink by almost 1% in 2020 due to COVID-19 pandemic: UN

The global economy could shrink by up to one per cent in 2020 due to the coronavirus…

COVID-19 cases and deaths surging, debt relief needed for poorest nations: WHO

The World Health Organization voiced deep concern on Wednesday about the rapid escalation and spread of COVID-19…

UK extends work visas for Indian, foreign doctors amid coronavirus outbreak

In a relief to foreign doctors, including from India, whose visas were set to expire in October…

China lockdown may have blocked 700,000 virus cases: researchers

China’s decision to lock down the city of Wuhan, ground zero for the global COVID-19 pandemic,…

‘Very , very painful’ two weeks as coronavirus surge is coming: Trump

US President Donald Trump on Tuesday warned Americans of a “very, very painful two weeks’, saying a…

COVID-19: US death toll surpasses 4,000, higher than the 9/11 terror attacks

The coronavirus deaths crossed 4,000 in the US on Wednesday, a number higher than the ghastly 9/11…

COVID-19 death toll rises to 35, total cases 1,397

The number of novel coronavirus cases climbed to 1,397 on Tuesday after 146 new infections were…

Coronavirus: Toll at 3,899 passes grim 9/11 mark as US prepares for worst Trump and Vice President Mike Pence say there is adequate stock and more are on the way, but others question if the supply can meet the needs of the upcoming onslaught.

As the number of deaths from coronavirus passed the grim milestone of the toll of 9/11,…

Saudi urges Muslims to defer hajj plans over virus Earlier this month, Saudi Arabia suspended prayers inside all its mosques except the two holiest sites in Islam as it increased efforts to contain the new coronavirus.

Saudi Arabia’s hajj minister has asked Muslims to temporarily defer preparations for the annual pilgrimage amid…

Coronavirus: Next 30 days are very vital, says Trump

US President Donald Trump has said that the next 30 days are very vital for America…