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The death toll in Spain soared over 4,800 Friday after 769 people died in 24 hours, in what was a record one-day figure for fatalities in the country, the government said. International 28th Mar 2020
India saw the highest jump in coronavirus or COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours with 149 patients testing positive. The total is now 873, which includes 19 deaths, according to the Union Health Ministry National 28th Mar 2020
Iranian media reports nearly 300 people have been killed and more than 1,000 sickened so far by ingesting methanol across the Islamic Republic, where drinking alcohol is banned National 27th Mar 2020
Spain reportedly ordered 340,000 kits from Shenzhen Bioeasy Biotechnology, which the Chinese Embassy claimed did not have the licence to sell the products and clarified that the faulty kits were not part of the €423-million contract signed by the two countries recently, which includes around 5.5 million testing kits. The Embassy claimed that the contentious kits came from an unlicensed and unverified provider National 27th Mar 2020
A Report by Johns Hopkins University and Center for Diseases Dynamics, Economic and Policy (CDDEP) suggests that as many as 100 million people in India are likely to contract the coronavirus infection and these numbers are expected to soar to around 300 million to 400 million by July, without interventions. National 27th Mar 2020
Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences appealed to the government for help after health workers were forced out of their homes by panicked landlords and housing societies National 27th Mar 2020
The Chinese Foreign Ministry said it was "suspending the entry of foreign nationals" because of the "rapid spread of Covid-19 across the world" International 27th Mar 2020
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Friday said that he is self-isolating after testing positive for COVID-19 International 27th Mar 2020
Italy Government Said the death toll in Spain soared over 4,800 on Friday after 769 people died in 24 hours in what was a record one-day figure for fatalities in the country International 27th Mar 2020
According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), India had performed 25,144 tests on 24,254 individuals as of 8pm on March 25, This puts the rate of testing in India at nearly 18 tests per one million of the population (World Bank estimates, 2018) National 27th Mar 2020
The total number of coronavirus cases in India has climbed to 724, India has recorded highest number of deaths in a single day National 27th Mar 2020
Maharashtra Total positive cases are now 135 National 27th Mar 2020