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WHO stops clinical test for malaria drug hydroxychloroquine

The World Health Organization (WHO) has stopped a clinical trial for hydroxychloroquine, a malaria drug US President Donald Trump said he was taking, in COVID-19 patients amid safety concerns.

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China reports no new coronavirus cases for first time since pandemic began

The National Health Commission (NHC) said in a statement on Saturday that this compared to four new cases on the previous day. It said, however, there were two new suspected cases: an imported one in Shanghai and locally transmitted case in the northeastern province of Jilin.

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Pakistan International Airlines plane crashes with 99 passengers onboard

The accident occured at a residential colony near the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi. The extent of damage or loss of life is still unknown. It is quite possible that there has been loss of life in the residential colony.

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Covid-19 cases globally cross 5 million, cases rising in South America

The Coronavirus has taken more than 326,000 lives, though the true number is thought to be higher as testing is still limited and many countries do not include fatalities outside of hospitals. Over half of the total fatalities have been recorded in Europe.

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Earthquake hits China's southwestern Yunnan province

A 5-magnitude earthquake has struck China's southwestern Yunnan province, killing at least four people and injuring 24 others, according to officials.

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Chinese scientists believe new drug can stop Pandemic 'without vaccine'

A drug being tested by scientists at China's prestigious Peking University could not only shorten the recovery time for those infected, but even offer short-term immunity from the virus, researchers say.

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I am taking hydroxychloroquine to protect against virus: Donald Trump

United States' President Donald Trump has said that he is taking a malaria drug to protect against the new coronavirus. This drug has been prohibited by many of his administration's top medical professionals. The drug has the potential to cause significant side effects in some patients and has not been shown to combat the new coronavirus.

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Hizbul chief Salahudddin mourns Naikoo's death, says India is in strong position

While Salahuddin mentions that the recent hostage situation in Handwara in J&K's Kupwara was planned by the terror outfit, he is also heard saying, "Despite the setback in Handwara, Indian forces continue to be in a strong position."

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How to win the fight against Corona? More rights to people!

The biggest thing is that the policies in which the public is given priority have proved more effective in the fight against Corona. Taking people into confidence is the right way. Not what the American president is trying to do by constantly changing statements and grabbing attention. Is this the reason why America, the most powerful country in the world has seemed helpless in front of Corona.

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Covid-19 worse than Pearl Harbour, 9/11: Donald Trump

Hey, it has killed more people than Pearl Harbour. And it has killed more people than the World Trade Center. The World Trade Center was close to 3,000. Well, we are gonna beat that by many times, unfortunately. So, yeah. We view it as a war,” he added

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India to fly back around 15,000 citizens from 12 countries on more than 60 flights

The Centre on had Monday announced that the government will facilitate the return of Indians stranded abroad due to the Covid-19 pandemic in a phased manner.

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WHO should be ashamed of itself, says Trump

US President Donald Trump Thursday said the World Health Organization should be "ashamed of" itself, as he likened it to a public relations agency for China.

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