New Delhi: Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Thursday.
Emmy winner Adam Schlesinger, best known as the co-founder of the 2000s pop-rock band Fountains of Wayne, succumbs to COVID-19 complications.
Amid the nationwide lockdown, the Defence Ministry announces that it is mobilising ex-servicemen (ESM) to assist the state and district administrations wherever required.
A man from Rajasthan’s Alwar district, who tested positive for coronavirus and was admitted to the state-run SMS hospital, dies.
An aggressive contact tracing campaign is underway in Jammu and Kashmir to contain the spread of coronavirus with nearly 2000 contacts of positive cases identified so far.
Stressing that congregating in religious places will cause “chaos” amid the coronavirus pandemic, music maestro AR Rahman urges people to self-isolate.
COVID-19 death toll in India touches 50 with the total number of positive cases rising to 1,965.
An army man kills a woman after her family alerts authorities about his return from Kolkata amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
A Russian cargo plane carrying 60 tonnes of medical supplies, including ventilators, masks and other protection gear, needed to treat the patients with COVID-19 landed in the US.
The UN Security Council is likely to meet for the first time by “next week or before” to discuss the coronavirus pandemic that has killed over 42,000 people globally.
One man was arrested and around a dozen people booked in Noida for allegedly gathering for a group namaaz in violation of lockdown restrictions imposed due to coronavirus.
Haryana records its first COVID-19-related death as a 67-year-old man from Ambala died at the PGIMER in Chandigarh.
A six-week-old baby girl dies of coronavirus in the US state of Connecticut, Governor Ned Lamont says, stressing that “nobody is safe with this virus” as the cases there crossed 3,500.
Manipur man who attended Nizamuddin event tests positive as cases in state rise to two.
With nine fresh cases, the total number of COVID-19 positive cases in Rajasthan rises to 129.
Three persons test positive for COVID-19 in Goalpara district in Assam, taking the total number of coronavirus cases in the state to 16.
A Padma Shri awardee and former ‘Hazuri Raagi’ at the Golden Temple who was undergoing treatment for coronavirus dies, taking the COVID-19-related death toll to five in Punjab.
Nine fresh coronavirus cases are reported in Rajasthan, taking the total number of positive cases in the state to 129.
America continues to wage an all-out war to defeat the coronavirus, President Donald Trump says, as the US reports over 5,000 deaths and more than 200,000 infections, the highest in the world.
Singapore reports its fourth death due to the novel coronavirus, a day after 74 new COVID-19 infections, including seven Indians, were confirmed in the country. (PTI)
Arjun joins Dua Lipa, Jason Derulo to raise COVID-19 relief funds
Actor Kiran Kumar tests negative for COVID-19
Animation series on Salman Khan’s ‘Dabangg’ in the works
Salma Hayek says daughter Valentina may follow in her acting footsteps
Actor Kiran Kumar tests positive for COVID-19
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