Six doctors and four nurses of Ram Manohar Lohia (RML) Hospital have been sent for quarantine after they were exposed to a COVID-19 positive patient, officials said.
A day after Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla appealed to MPs to send consent letters for contributing Rs 1 crore or more from their MPLAD funds to efforts to fight COVID-19, 35 parliamentarians have already done so, sources in the Lok Sabha Secretariat said on Sunday.
Nepal on Sunday evening extended nation-wide lockdown for a week to prevent further spreading of COVID-19 as the positive case in the country rose to five.
The number of coronavirus deaths in Italy has increased by 756 in the past 24 hours and reached 10,779, Angelo Borrelli, the head of Italy's National Civil Protection Agency, said on Sunday.
Amid COVID-19 outbreak, thousands of poor people gathered at Rehrri Ghoth in Karachi to receive food supplies and daily essentials.
Actor Neena Gupta on Sunday shared a little beauty trick to hide those ageing white hair, as getting it fixed from a parlour isn't an option during the lockdown period.
Punjab government is building up its stock of life-saving equipment to prepare for any contingency due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao on Sunday said that the government will take care of the migrant workers, who have come from other states.
Nobel laureate couple Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee and Esther Duflo will work with the West Bengal government in increasing awareness about the novel coronavirus disease now raging in the country.
The government of Telangana on Sunday announced that it will provide 12 kg rice and Rs 500 cash to each of the 3.5 lakh migrant labourers from other states.