Singapore reports 188 new COVID-19 cases

Singapore reports 188 new COVID-19 cases

Thursday, 02 July 2020 | PTI | Singapore

Singapore reported 188 new COVID-19 infections on Thursday, majority of them foreign workers living in dormitories, taking the total number of coronavirus cases in the country to 44,310, according to the health ministry. The new cases include 10 new community infections, comprising eight Singaporeans (citizens) or permanent residents (foreigners) and two...

UK PM holds China in 'clear and serious breach' of pact, confirms citizenship route for Hong Kong

UK PM holds China in 'clear and serious breach' of pact, confirms citizenship route for Hong Kong

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | PTI | London

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday held China in "clear and serious breach" of the Sino-British Joint Declaration under which Hong Kong had been handed over to the Chinese authorities and confirmed that a citizenship route will now be offered to Hong Kong's British National (Overseas) passport holders. Addressing his weekly...

Africa's coronavirus cases pass 400,000; over 10,000 dead

Africa's coronavirus cases pass 400,000; over 10,000 dead

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | AP | Johannesburg

Africa's confirmed coronavirus cases have surpassed 400,000 and deaths have crossed 10,000 as health officials warn the pandemic is picking up speed on the continent of 1.3 billion people. The Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention say confirmed cases are now above 404,000 on the 54-nation continent, while testing capabilities...

China reports three new virus cases amid intense testing and case tracing

China reports three new virus cases amid intense testing and case tracing

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | AP | Beijing

China has reported just three new confirmed cases of coronavirus, all in the capital Beijing where an outbreak last month appears to have run its course amid intense testing and case tracing. No new deaths were reported Wednesday, leaving the toll at 4,634 among 83,534 cases of COVID-19 recorded since the...

TV actor Mohena Kumari Singh tests negative for COVID-19

TV actor Mohena Kumari Singh tests negative for COVID-19

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | PTI | Rishikesh

Actor Mohena Kumari Singh, best known for TV show "Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai", on Wednesday said she, along with her family, has tested negative for COVID-19 after a month-long fight with the virus. Mohena, who last year tied the knot with Uttarakhand Tourism Minister Satpal Maharaj's son Suyesh Rawat, was...

Woman who returned from India tests COVID-19 positive in Singapore, 215 new cases reported

Woman who returned from India tests COVID-19 positive in Singapore, 215 new cases reported

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | PTI | Singapore

A 44-year-old permanent resident of Singapore, who returned from India, has tested positive for the COVID-19, the health ministry said as the country on Wednesday reported 215 new coronavirus cases, including 205 foreign workers living in dormitories. The woman, whose nationality has not been disclosed, returned from India on June 24...

COVID-19: Bangladesh extends restriction measures till Aug 3

COVID-19: Bangladesh extends restriction measures till Aug 3

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | PTI | Dhaka

Bangladesh has extended restrictions imposed on public activities and movement across the country until August 3 to contain the spread of the coronavirus as the number of positive cases rose to 1,45,483 and the death toll reached 1,847. The government announced the decision as the existing nationwide restriction measures expired on...

Pak's coronavirus tally reaches 2,13,470

Pak's coronavirus tally reaches 2,13,470

Wednesday, 01 July 2020 | PTI | Islamabad

The coronavirus tally in Pakistan reached 2,13,470 with the detection of 4,133 new cases in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said on Wednesday. As many as 1,00,802 coronavirus patients have recovered so far, making it almost half of the total cases in the country, it said. The viral infection has...

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