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    COVID-19 cases in Mumbai: Dharavi reports two new cases, slum tally rises to 9

    MUMBAI: Two more persons tested positive for coronavirus in Dharavi area on Wednesday, taking the total number of such cases in the densely-populated slum area of Mumbai to nine, a civic official said. Among the new patients are a 25-year-old man from Mukund Nagar locality and a 35-year-old man from Dhanwada chawl, he said. The patient from Mukund Nagar was a high...

    • 3 hrs ago
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    All pending Income Tax refunds up to Rs 5 lakh to be released Immediately

    In a measure that is expected to provide relief to the taxpayers amid the outbreak of deadly coronavirus (COVID-19), the government on Wednesday decided to release all pending income tax refunds up to Rs 5 lakh immediately. The latest move by the finance ministry comes after the government last month decided to provide a fiscal stimulus package worth Rs 1.7 lakh crore to...

    • 4 hrs ago
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    Delhi govt makes wearing masks compulsory for people stepping outdoors

    NEW DELHI: The Delhi government on Wednesday made it compulsory for people to wear face masks when stepping outdoors to combat the coronavirus spread. Announcing the decision after a high-level meeting, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said, "Wearing of facial masks can reduce the spread of coronavirus substantially." "Therefore, it has been decided that facial...

    • 4 hrs ago
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    SC directs approved govt, private labs to conduct Covid-19 tests free of cost

    NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed that Covid-19 tests in approved government labs or private laboratories should be conducted free of cost and the Centre should immediately issue directions in this regard. The top court said the private hospitals including laboratories have an important role to play in containing the scale of the pandemic by extending...

    • 6 hrs ago
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    "Modi was great": Trump says 29 million doses of key drug will be received from India

    NEW DELHI: Hours after warning India of "retaliation" if it did not agree to export hydroxychloroquine, an anti-malarial drug believed effective in treatment of the novel coronavirus, US President Donald Trump called Prime Minister Narendra Modi "great" and "really good". The change in tone came after Mr Trump confirmed that the...

    • 7 hrs ago
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    Corona lockdown may be extended, hints PM Modi at all-party meeting

    NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi hinted on Wednesday that the lockdown to check the spread of coronavirus will be extended and restrictions will not be lifted in one go after April 14, amid an increase in COVID-19 infections in the country. In a video meeting with leaders of all parties, PM Modi reportedly said he would consult with Chief Ministers but by all accounts...

    • 10 hrs ago
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    COVID-19: PM to hold talks with CMs on measures to be taken, final decision on lockdown after that

    NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold second phase of talks with chief ministers of the states on Saturday. The talks will be via videoconference. A final decision on extending the lockdown will be taken after this meeting. The Prime Minister will discuss with the chief measures the measures to be taken after the lockdown. Many states...

    • 12 hrs ago
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    14-month-old child dies of COVID-19 in Gujarat

    AHMEDABAD: A 14-month-old COVID-19 positive child died at a government hospital in Gujarat's Jamnagar on Tuesday. The toddler, who tested positive for the virus on April 5, and who was put on ventilator soon after being hospitalised, passed away around 4 pm, officials said. The death was due to multiple organ failure. Test samples of the parents of the child have come in negative and they have...

    • 18 hrs ago
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    Nine Malayali nurses who tested positive for coronavirus in Delhi facing shortage of food, medicine

    NEW DELHI: Latest report says that Malayali nurses who have tested positive for coronavirus at the State Cancer Institute in Delhi are facing a shortage of food and medicines. The nurses are currently admitted to the Rajiv Gandhi Hospital. In a video message released by one of the nurses, it is said that the nurses are being kept together at a...

    • yesterday
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    Without Quarantine, A COVID-19 patient can Infect 400: Health Ministry

    NEW DELHI: Nearly 70 per cent people affected with coronavirus either exhibit mild or very mild symptoms of the disease and may not require admission to dedicated hospitals, the Union health ministry said today in a guidance document for management of COVID-19 cases. Senior ministry official Lav Aggarwal, however, said a recent study by the ICMR - the nodal agency for battle...

    • yesterday

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