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Donald Trump says he won’t order Americans to wear masks

WASHINGTON: President Donald Trump has said he would not order Americans to wear masks to contain the spread of the coronavirus, saying people should have a “certain freedom.” His comments came after Dr Anthony Fauci, the top US infectious diseases expert, appealed to state and local leaders to be “as forceful as possible” in getting […]Read More

UNGA President underscores importance of yoga as people deal with

UNITED NATIONS: The holistic approach to health, well-being provided by the practice of yoga is critical now as the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted lives, created loneliness and has led to increased anxiety, UN General Assembly President has said during the virtual commemoration of the 6th International Day of Yoga. This year, the International Day of […]Read More

Global worries as Covid infections spike in Russia, Brazil, India

MOSCOW: New coronavirus cases have been spiking from India to South Africa to Mexico in a clear indication that the pandemic is far from over, while Russia and Brazil now sit behind only the United States in the number of reported infections. The surges come even as much of Asia, Europe and scores of US […]Read More

US records 2,494 more coronavirus deaths in 24 hours: Johns

Washington, Apr 26 (AFP) The United States recorded 2,494 more coronavirus deaths in the past 24 hours, according to figures reported Saturday night by Johns Hopkins University. The country now has an overall death toll of 53,511, with 936,293 confirmed infections, according to a tally by the Baltimore-based university at 8:30 pm (0030 GMT Sunday). […]Read More

Trump says he was “sarcastic” when talking about injecting disinfectants

Trying to wriggle out of the backlash he received for his outlandish suggestions, US President Donald Trump has said that he was being “sarcastic” when he told his medical experts that they should consider using UV light, heat, or injecting disinfectants into the COVID-19 patients as a potential treatment. Trump faced intense rebuke on Thursday […]Read More

Coronavirus second wave may be even worse: US health chief

WASHINGTON: A second wave of the novel coronavirus in the US could be even more destructive because it will likely collide with the beginning of flu season, one of the country’s top health officials said Tuesday. Robert Redfield, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), called on Americans to use the coming […]Read More

US records 1,891 coronavirus deaths in past 24 hours: Johns

The coronavirus dying toll in the United States climbed by 1,891 in the past 24 hours to achieve 38,664 on Saturday, in line with a tally by Johns Hopkins University. The US has seen a complete of 732,197 confirmed instances of COVID-19 because the begin of the worldwide well being disaster, in line with the […]Read More

US surpasses 700,000 coronavirus cases: tracker

The United States handed 700,000 confirmed coronavirus circumstances, in keeping with a tally maintained by Johns Hopkins University. With the very best variety of circumstances and deaths of any nation on the earth, the US had recorded 700,282 circumstances of COVID-19 and 36,773 deaths as of 8:30 pm (0030 GMT Friday), in keeping with the […]Read More

USAID announces $2.9 million aid to India to fight coronavirus

New Delhi: The US authorities, by way of its aid company USAID, has introduced a grant of $2.9 million to India to assist it fight the coronavirus pandemic. US Ambassador to India Kenneth Juster mentioned the help will additional help India’s response to COVID-19. The US authorities, by way of USAID, the Centers for Disease […]Read More