Global death toll rises to 345,059

The death toll from coronavirus pandemic has risen to 345,059 on Monday morning, according to the Centre for System Science and Engineering of the Johns Hopkins University. The number of confirmed ...

15 hours ago

Global death toll rises to 342,104

24 May 2020

Anti-viral drug effective against coronavirus, study finds

23 May 2020


ILO issues guidelines for safe return to work amid COVID-19

The International Labour Organization (ILO) has issued two guidance documents ...

23 May 2020

Disrupted vaccinations pose deadly threat to 80m kids: UN

The coronavirus pandemic is putting tens of millions of children’s ...

23 May 2020

Hydroxychloroquine shows no virus benefit, raises death risk: study

A study of nearly 100,000 coronavirus patients has shown no ...

23 May 2020

South America ‘a new epicentre’ of COVID-19: WHO

South America has become “a new epicentre” of the deadly ...

23 May 2020

Pakistan plane crash deaths toll rises to 97

One of the survivors of Friday's plane crash in the ...

23 May 2020

Global Corona deaths now 5.2 million

The highly contagious coronavirus continues to spread across the world ...

23 May 2020

37 die as jet hits homes in Karachi

A Pakistan International Airlines Airbus A320 flying from Lahore has crashed ...

22 May 2020

Eid-ul-Fitr in Saudi Arabia on Sunday

Eid-ul-Fitr will begin on Sunday (May 24), authorities in Saudi ...

22 May 2020

Coronavirus: Children half as likely to catch it, review finds

Children and adolescents are half as likely to catch the ...

22 May 2020

Oxford expands virus vaccine trial to older adults and children

Oxford University said on Friday it is recruiting thousands of ...

22 May 2020

PIA A320 crashes near Karachi airport; 13 bodies recovered

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) passenger plane, with an estimated ...

22 May 2020

Trump says he finally wore a mask — but not for public viewing

President Donald Trump said Thursday he’d finally overcome his aversion ...

22 May 2020