Moms should continue breastfeeding despite corona: WHO

Moms should continue breastfeeding despite corona: WHO

Monday, 01 June 2020 | PNS | New Delhi

Moms should continue breastfeeding even if they have confirmed or suspected Covid-19 and should not depend on infant formula milk as the nutrition to baby, a new report by WHO, UNICEF, and the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) has said. However, the report noted that despite efforts to stop the...

Returnees from States add to Andhra's tally

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | IANS | Amaravati

Andhra Pradesh's Covid-19 tally on Saturday shot up significantly with 70 positive cases detected from tests conducted in the past 24 hours. The state nodal officer, however, said that 71 cases were identified from returnees from other states. Saturday's Covid-19tally figure includes three persons with travel histories to the Koyambedu market in...

Maha: 99 more deaths, 2,940 test +ve

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

The Covid-19 triggered fatalities hovered shockingly around triple digit mark for the fifth consecutive day on Saturday, as 99 more people succumbed to coronavirus and 2,940 others tested positive for the pandemic in various parts of the state. Of the total deaths,  Mumbai accounted for an astoundingly day’s highest of 54...

Woman barred from entering home by son over virus suspicion

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | IANS | Hyderabad

In a shocking incident, an octogenarian woman was not allowed to enter the house by her son after she returned from Maharashtra, the State worst affected by coronavirus. The incident occurred in Telangana's Karimnagar town on Friday. On the suspicion that she may be infected by Covid-19, Katta Shyamala's son refused...

39th death in Agra, 5 new cases take tally to 887

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | IANS | Agra

With one more death the number of victims succumbing to the Covid-19 in Agra has gone up to 39, health officials said on Saturday. District magistrate P.N. Singh said with five new cases, the total number of coronavirus cases has gone up to 887, out of which 783 have recovered and...

No total lockdown in K’taka on Sunday

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | IANS | Bengaluru

Karnataka will not observe a total lockdown on Sunday, unlike a week ago, an official said on Saturday. Last Sunday, Karnataka Government had observed a total lockdown. “On the request of the public and in the interest of the state population, there will be no total lockdown on Sunday,” Chief Secretary...

Gujarat Covid toll nears 1K, Ahmedabad has 80% of it

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | IANS | Gandhinagar

Gujarat's Covid-19 death toll is set to touch the 1,000-mark. With an average 26 deaths a day in May, the toll has soared to 986 with Ahmedabad accounting for 80 per cent of it. It has reported almost 800 deaths. The Covid-19 toll in the state is far higher than any...

Pakistan violates ceasefire in J&K

Sunday, 31 May 2020 | PNS | Jammu

On a day when BJP led central Government was  busy drum beating their achievements in office during the first year of rule, the Pakistan Army resorted to 'unprovoked' ceasefire violations using heavy calibre guns along the line of control in Poonch on Saturday.  Two different incidents of ceasefire violations were reported...

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