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April 2020
  • Jan 14: In major expansion, California allowing everyone 65 and older to get COVID-19 vaccine
  • Jan 13: More than 4,400 people in the U.S. died of the coronavirus on Tuesday,
  • Jan 12:New Zealand to ask international travellers for negative virus test before flying in
  • Jan 11:India Aims to Inoculate 300 Million by July
    Jan 08: The US reported more than 4,000 Covid-19 deaths in one day for the first time ever
  • Jan 07: 4,400 adverse events reported in US after receiving Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine
  • Jan 06 : India detects total 71 cases of new UK mutant strain
  • Jan 05: UK PM announces new lockdown for England
  • US Passes 350,000 COVID-19 Deaths
  • Jan 01, 2021: India became a non-permanent member of the Security Council on Friday taking a seat at the UN's highest decision-making body at a time of changing reality even as it presses ahead with its quest for a permanent seat.
  • Dec31: New Year's Eve in Times Square rings in 2021 without the party crowd -- First time in 114 years, the New Year’s Eve spectacular in Times Square was held without the usual huge crowd due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. More than a million strangers who come together from around the world to visit Times Square on Dec. 31
  • Dec30, New Delhi: After Sixth round of talks on Dec 30 between Farmer and Govt: Tomar says consensus on 2 out of 4 issues. The next round of talks will be held on January 4.
  • California was the first state to lock down and avoided overwhelming its hospitals. 
  • Kamala Harris, Vice President-elect, received a coronavirus vaccination on Tuesday in Washington, joining President-elect Joe Biden, Vice President Mike Pence and other leaders who have been inoculated. Harris took the shot at United Medical CTotal cases have jumped to 1,02,24,303 while deaths have climbed to 1,48,153. Stay with TOI for latest updates enter in Southeast D.C
  • Dec 04:Us More than 2,13,830 new cases and 2,861 deaths were reported on Thursday, according to a Reuters tally of official data
  • Dec 03:Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton ready to publicly receive COVID-19 vaccine
    Russia's total number of COVID-19 cases - nearly 2.4 million - remains the world's fourth-highest
  • Dec 02:UK first country to approve Pfizer/BioNtech Covid vaccine, rollout in days
  • Dec 01: Covid-19 vaccine will not be available all at once, advisers are told
  • Florida becomes the third state to surpass 1 million total Covid-19 cases 
  • Nov 28: Hospitalizations are rising, with adults ages 65+ much more likely to be hospitalized. Protect your loved ones
  • Los Angeles mayor tells residents to cancel non-essential travel ahead of Thanksgiving
  • UK cuts traveler quarantine period to five days from 15 daysAs of December 15, travelers arriving into England will have to self-isolate just five days instead of the current 14 under a new testing strategy .
  • Russian Sputnik V vaccine- efficacy over 95 pc. For international markets will be less than $10.   Russia aims at $20-dollar vaccine in India by January. Two-shot course will cost around Rs 1,400;

Canada: Trudeau warns Canada’s hospitals could be swamped.Toronto and Peel moving to lockdown from Monday.  Officials predict that by November 30, the total death toll could be between 11,870 and 12,120, with the total cases between 3,66,500 and 3,78,600. Canada has recorded a total of 3,15,751 cases and 11,265 deaths so far.

  • Pfizer completes COVID-19 trial with 95% efficacy, to seek emergency-use authorisation. Moderna 2nd vaccine developer Announced their shot 94.5% effective

    • India: total coronavirus cases mounted to 89,58,483, with 45,576 infections being reported in a day while the death toll climbed to 1,31,578 with 585 new fatalities
    • California Tightens COVID-19 Restrictions In 40 Counties- Newsom orders emergency shutdowns as virus surges.. Nov 14: California Governor Gavin Newsom announced that the number of COVID-19 cases have doubled in the past week, with 10,968 new cases on Monday. There has been a 48% increase in hospital beds occupied by coronavirus patients. Latinos make up 39 per cent of the population but account for more than 60 per cent of infections. California is the United State’s most populous state - with 40 million residents.14-day positivity rate is 4.4%. and increase this week 4.8%. There have been 18,253 Covid-19 deaths reported in the state. On Monday, 10,968 fresh cases reported and takes the total cases to 1,019,345 since January 2020

    Moderna 2nd vaccine developer Announced their shot 94.5% effective in preventing COVID-19. Last week, Pfizer Inc. (PFE) its COVID-19 vaccine 90% effective.

    • Why do vaccine lovers care if other people get a vaccine. Shouldn’t they be ‘safe’ because of their vaccine?

     Moderna said its vaccine appears to be 94.5% effective, according to preliminary data from the company's still ongoing study.
    A competitor Pfizer Inc. announced its own COVID-19 vaccine appeared similarly effective — news that puts both companies on track to seek permission within weeks for emergency use in the U.S.

    Virus cases topped 11 million in the U.S. over the weekend — 1 million of them recorded in just the past week.
    The pandemic has killed more than 1.3 million people worldwide, more than 245,000 of them in the U.S

    • The U.S. government has previously struck a deal with Moderna for 100 million doses, with an option to buy an additional 400 million doses.
    • US Govt. has put $2B toward Moderna vaccine, Azar says
  • Nov 13:Vaccine alliance secures $2 billion to fund COVID shots for poor nations. Pfizer and BioNTech express interest in vaccine supply
  • Nov 12: US has almost 2,000 deaths in a day; Fauci says pandemic won't be around 'a lot longer'; California has almost 1M cases
  • Nov 11:India Covid tally crosses 86-lakh mark; recovery rate rises to 92.79 per cent
  • Nov 10:Expert predicts US could soon hit 200,000 daily coronavirus cases as the country tops 10 million infections
  • Nov 09:Coronavirus updates: US sets another record with 126,742 new cases; world surpasses 50 million cases
  • Nov 09: India records 45,903 new Covid cases, 490 more deaths
  • Nov 06:India-made COVID-19 vaccine likely by February: Gov’t scientist
  • Nov 04: US reports more than 90K new cases in a day
  • Nov 03: The United States reported nearly 100,000 new cases, a single-day record, with two dozen states breaking records.
  • Nov 02: India's COVID-19 caseload crossed the 82 lakh-mark, while the number of people who have recuperated from the disease surged to 75.44 lakh pushing the national recovery rate to 91.68 percent
  • Nov 01, In US, Total Cases 9, 474, 845, new cases 934 and total deaths 236,473
  • India: 45,231 new Covid-19 cases, 496 deaths take India’s tally to 8.22 million
  • Oct 30: Riverside County reported 253 new cases since Wednesday. This brings the total number of cases to 67,552.
  • Oct 29: India’s COVID-19 caseload surpassed the 80-lakh mark on Thursday with 49,881 new cases while the recoveries have surged to 73.15 lakh
  • Oct 28: UK says COVID-19 vaccine roll out could start before Christmas
  • Oct 27: India on Tuesday reported 36,470 new Covid-19 cases in the past 24 hours, its lowest increase since July 17.
  • Oct 25: reaches 78,64,811 with 50,129 fresh infections; death toll climbs to 1,18,534. It records 50,129 fresh cases, 578 deaths.
  • Oct 19:Canada and US border closure extended for seventh time, now until November 21
  • Oct 16: In India, doctors warn that deteriorating air quality could make Covid-19 even worse.
  • Oct 15 : Kamala Harris suspends travel after staffer tests COVID-19 positive
  • Oct 13: Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine trial paused over unexplained illness
  • Oct 12: India's Covid-19 tally went past 71 lakh with 66,732 fresh cases
  • Oct 08:India's Covid Tally At 68.3 Lakh; 78,524 New Cases, 971 Deaths In 24 Hours
  • Oct 07: By 2021, as many as 150 mn people likely to be in extreme poverty due to COVID-19: World Bank
  • Oct 04: India recorded 74,442 new infections and 903 deaths in the last 24 hours, which has taken its tally to over 6.6 million
  • Oct 2: President Trump, first lady test positive for coronavirus
  • UAE develops phone-size PCR test with results in 45 min
  • Sep. 30: India crossed 86,821 new cases of Covid-19, case tally to 6,3 million. India also reported 1,181 new fatalities due to the virus in last 24 hours, taking the death toll to 98,678.
  • Sep. 29: India, the number of new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours is 70,589 .  Recorded 776 fatalities in the last 24 hours, which pushed the death toll to 96,318
  • Sep 26:Missouri Governor And Wife To Host Fall Festival Days After COVID-19 Diagnosis
  • Sep 24 : India about to overtake the US with highest covid-19 caseload globally
  • Sep 23: Johnson & Johnson enter he final Phase 3 stage of its Covid-19 vaccine clinical trial following positive results in earlier stages.The trial will seek to enroll up to 60,000 volunteers across more than 200 sites in the US and around the world,
  • Sep 23: The coronavirus caseload surged to 56,46,010, while the death toll climbed to 90,020 with 1,085 people succumbing to the disease in a span of 24 hours
  • Sep 22: India's coronavirus tally crossed the 55-lakh mark on Tuesday on account of 75,083 new cases in the last 24 hours.
  • Sep21: Taj Mahal to reopen after 6 months as India COVID-19 cases soar
    India’s single-day COVID recoveries surpass fresh cases as 94,612 people recuperate
  • Sep 09:India reports around 89,000 fresh Covid cases; death toll goes beyond 73,000
  • Sep 08:India working on manufacturing and trial of Russian COVID vaccine
  • Sep 07: Russian Covid vaccine to be tested in India this month
  • Canada seeing more COVID-19 cases among younger people
  • Sep 04: India conducts 11.72 lakh daily COVID-19 tests, Health Ministry says numbers one of highest in world
  • Aug 27: Indiac's coronavirus tally rose 75, 760- In biggest one-day rise, India reports 25,23,771 patients have recovered from the infection. Total coronavirus caseload to 33,10,234. The death toll climbed to 60,472 with 1,023 fatalities being reported in 24 hours
  • Aug 26: India's l coronavirus tally rose to 32.34 lakh on Wednesday with 67,151 more people testing positive for the infection, while the recoveries have surged to 24,67,758
  • Aug 22: India adds 69,874 infections in a day, India's Covid-19 tally increased to 29,75,701, Punjab has a poor 61 per cent recovery rate compared to the national recovery rate of 74.28 per cent. Active cases in the state comprise 37 per cent of the total caseload.
  • Aug 17: India adds 63,490 coronavirus cases to tally; death toll rises to 49,980
  • Aug 14: Russia becomes first country to approve Covid vaccine, says Putin
    Aug 12: Covid-19: Cases double in 45 days, cross 20 million worldwide
  • Aug10: Delhi airport issues fresh Covid-19 guideline, makes 7-day quarantine mandatory for international passengers
    China reported on Monday 49 new coronavirus cases in the mainland
  • Aug 09: India single-day increase of 64,400 Corona cases, India’s COVID-19 tally zoomed past 2.1 million on Sunday, while the death toll climbed to 43,379 with 861 more fatalities, 
  • August 07: India has crossed the 2 million cases mark. Total number of active cases is at 5,95,500 while the death toll is at 40,700.
  • August 06: USA, As COVID-19 infections remain high and the death toll rises by more than 1,000 a day, new coronavirus testing in the country is dropping.
  • August 04: India's Covid tally increased to 18,55,745 with 52,050 people testing positive for coronavirus infection in a day,
  • First dog to test positive in US dies
  • July 31: 55,000 fresh cases take India coronavirus tally to 16.38 lakh
  • July 29:  India crossed the 50,000 mark in a single day for the first time, pushing the virus tally to 15,83,792, while the recoveries went past ONE Million
  • July 28: India, Today, single-day increase of 47,700 coronavirus cases, India's virus tally mounted to 14,83,156 on Tuesday, while the recoveries surged to 9,52,743 pushing the recovery rate to 64.24 per cent
  • July 25: Arond 49,000 fresh Covid-19 take India’s tally to over 13.36 lakh, death toll at 31,358
  • July24: First dose of Covid-19 Covaxin administered to 30-year-old at AIIMS Delhi
  • July 21:Oxford University coronavirus vaccine safe, induces immune response: Scientists
  •  July 18:India, Around 35,000 fresh cases push India's Covid tally to 10.38 lakh....Death toll rises to 26,273 with 671 fatalities
  • July 14: Trump administration has dropped its controversial plan to deport hundreds and thousands of international students,There were over ONE MILLION international students in the US. According to a recent report of the Student and Exchange Visitor Programme (SEVP), 1,94,556 Indian students were enrolled
  • 14,83,156 on Tuesday, while the recoveries surged to 9,52,743 pushing the recovery rate to 64.24 per cent
    July 25: Arond 49,000 fresh Covid-19 take India’s tally to over 13.36 lakh, death toll at 31,358
  • July24: First dose of Covid-19 Covaxin administered to 30-year-old at AIIMS Delhi
  • July 21:Oxford University coronavirus vaccine safe, induces immune response: Scientists
  •  July 18:India, Around 35,000 fresh cases push India's Covid tally to 10.38 lakh....Death toll rises to 26,273 with 671 fatalities
  • July 14: Trump administration has dropped its controversial plan to deport hundreds and thousands of international students,There were over ONE MILLION international students in the US. According to a recent report of the Student and Exchange Visitor Programme (SEVP), 1,94,556 Indian students were enrolled
  • July 14: Covid tally set to cross 9 lakh, mortality rate slides to 2.6%
  • July 11:India's covid reaches 8.2 lakh with 27,114 new cases; death toll climbs to 22,123
  • July 09: 7.67 lakh Covid cases in country; more than 21,000 people have died
  • July 08: Weekly $600 unemployment bonus that millions of Americans are relying on will end on July 31. Congress may agree on a plan to extend the lower $300-plus payments
  • July 07::Worldwide-4,507,442, Currently Infected Patients
  • June 29: Covid linked to hiked risk of stroke: Study
  • June 28:California, Gov. Gavin Newsom issued an order for all bars and nightclubs in Los Angeles and six other counties to close because of rising COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations.
  • June 28: India: A single-day new cases 19,459 Covid-19-- cases took India's tally to 5,48,318 , while the death toll climbed to 16,475 with 380 new fatalities
  • June 27: California passed the grim milestone of 200,461 coronavirus case and state saw a 2.5 percent rise passed ....more worrying reports
  • June 26: Covid-19 cases pushes India’s tally to 4.9 lakh; death toll crosses 15,000-mark Country records over 17,000 cases for 7th day in a row
  • June 25:  India has registered over 14,000 cases for the sixth day in a row.16,922 COVID-19 cases pushed India’s total tally to 4,73,105
  • June 24: US virus cases surge to highest level in 2 months
  • After Dimitrov, Djokovic tests positive for Covid
  • June 22: 1,83,000 new cases in 24 hours worldwide
  • Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 8.99 million, death toll at 468,080
  • Punjab reports 177 new coronavirus cases, death toll goes past 100
  • June18: First 2-3 days were tough but my health is gradually improving:Former Pakistan cricket captain Shahid Afridi on Covid
  • June 17: Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain, AAP MLA Atishi test positive for coronavirus
  • June16:COVID-19 immune response may remain stable for two months after diagnosis, scientists say
  • June 15: Global COVID-19 cases near 7.9 million: Johns Hopkins University
  • June 14: People throughout Ontario are being encouraged to establish a social “circle” of no more than 10 people who can interact and come into close contact with one another without physical distancing.
  • Toronto,, Canada: People throughout Ontario, Canada are being encouraged to establish a social “circle” of no more than 10 people who can interact and come into close contact with one another without physical distancing.
  • June 12:Amid LAC tensions, Indians to thank Taiwan for Covid help: At a time of heightened tensions on the India-China land border, Indians living in Taiwan will come out for the first time in large numbers in Taipei on Saturday to thank its government for its wise handling of the Covid epidemic.
  • 1 Indian dead, 2 injured in firing by Nepal police near border in Bihar
  • June 11:COVID-19 death toll in US could hit 2,00,000-mark by September: Indian-American professor
  • June 10:COVID-19: Number of recoveries in India exceed active cases for first time Active cases stand at 1,33,632, while 1,35,205 people have recovered
  • June 09: Kejriwal tests negative for COVID-19
  • June 08:Indian-American community leader Ramesh Patel dies of COVID-19 complications
  • ‘Our community not guiltless’, says Indian-American group on recent African-American killings.
  • June 06:2 billion doses of the Oxford coronavirus vaccine are due to be produced after pharma giant AstraZeneca struck two new deals to double the supply.. AstraZeneca partnered with the Serum Institute of India to supply doses to low-and-middle income countries. 400 million of these should be ready by the end of 2020.
  • India  become the fifth worst-hit nation by the COVID-19 pandemic after total infections to over 2,46.454 and total death 6946
  • The British-Swedish pharmaceutical giant leading the global race to manufacture the first Covid-19 vaccine is also nearing a breakthrough on life-saving antibody treatments for the elderly and vulnerable.A cloned antibody injection - which instantly arms the body to neutralise the virus - is likely to be a game-changer for those in the first stages of coronavirus.
  • June 05: US airstrikes hit Taliban; 10 Afghan police killed in ambush
  • June 04:Record 9,304 Covid cases in single day take India's tally to 2.16 lakh
  • June 03: Black Lives Matter solidarity protests in UK over George Floyd killing in US
  • Anti-malaria drug HCQ’s coronavirus trials to resume, says WHO
  • June 02: PM Modi accepts Trump invite for G-7 summit
  • India’s tally of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) jumped to 198,706 after 8,171 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours,
  • Trump threatens to use military force to crush protests sparked by Floyd’s death
  • June 01:India has 190,535 cases of coronavirus infections, out of which 5,394 people lost their lives,
  • Two NASA astronauts made history on Saturday as they became the first Americans to launch on a US rocket from American soil to the space station in nearly a decade.
  • Bollywood singer-composer Wajid Khan dies of coronavirus at 42
  • May 31: U.S. CDC reports total of 1,737,950 coronavirus cases, 102,785 deaths
  • : Los Angeles’ retail stores can open for in-store shopping beginning on Wednesday.
  • India: over 6,566 fresh cases, the COVID tally in India reached 1,58,333 on Thursday with as many as 4,531 fatalities.
  • May 25: Quarantine in India: Asymptomatic passengers and who test negative may be allowed to stay in self-quarantine/isolation for seven days
  •  International arrivals in India: Before boarding, all travellers shall give an undertaking that they would undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 days 7 days paid institutional quarantine at their own cost, followed by 7 days isolation at home with self-monitoring of health.
  • May 24: Air India brings 93 passengers from London to Indore under 'Vande Bharat' mission
  • Eid Ul Fitr to be celebrated in most parts of the country tomorrow
  • More than 7300 Indians repatriated from Gulf countries in 2nd phase of Vande Bharat Mission till now
  • May 22 : UK court orders Anil Ambani to pay $717million to Chinese banks A UK court, on Friday, directed Reliance Group chairman Anil Ambani to pay nearly $717 million to three Chinese banks pursuing the recovery of funds owed to them as part of a loan agreement within 21 days
  • Punjab to home quarantine asymptomatic domestic travellers for 14 days
  • International travellers will be sent for institutional quarantine for at least 7 days
  • May 22: Death toll due to COVID-19 rises to 3,583; number of cases climb to 1,18,447
  • Mohali today became the Covid-free district after the discharge of last two patients from the PGI, Chandigarh.
  • May 21: India's COVID-19 tally crosses 1.16 lakh; govt says mortality rate less than half of global average
  • Limits on air fares set in 7 bands as per flight duration: Aviation Minister
  • May 19: India- total of 2,350 Covid19 patients have been cured in the last 24 hours taking the total number of recoveries to close to 40,000 at 39,174.
  • London could be 'coronavirus free' by June: Analysis
  • May 12: Wuhan ordered all its 11 million residents to be tested for the coronavirus after 6 new cases were found, ending the city's 35-day streak of no new infections
  • May 10: Worldwide Coronavirus Cases rose to 4,131,000, Deaths 281,000 and Recovered 1,455,000
  • India Death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 2,109 and the number of cases climbed to 62,939
  • May 07: India's COVID cases to peak in June-July: AIIMS director
  • Coronavirus attack worse than Pearl Harbour, 9/11: Donald Trump
  • May 05: India registers biggest spike yet, records over 4,000 new coronavirus cases in 24 hours
  • Indian Govt suspends all visas, bars travel by OCI card holders
  • UK becomes virus epicentre of Europe; sharp rise in Russia
  • May 04: India coronavirus lockdown: Sonia Gandhi offers to pay migrant fares ...Read
  • India:
  • Death toll due to COVID-19 rises to 1,389 in India; number of cases go past 42,800.Number of active COVID-19 cases stood at 29,685
  • India on Saturday reported 2,411 new cases and 71 deaths due to coronavirus, taking the total number of active cases to 26,535. So far 1,223 people in India have died due to the virus.
  • May 07: India will operate 64 flights to 12 countries for Massive evacuation operation.....Read More
  • April 30: India has over 35,000 coronavirus cases including 25,007 active cases and 1147 deaths from the disease, 
  • India to keep restrictions in big cities under staggered exit from lockdown....Read
  • April 29: Covid-19 death toll rises to 1,008 in India; cases near 31,800
  • April 28: India's death count stood at 937 and cases touch nearly 30,000. Over 1,500 new infections, 51 deaths recorded in 24 hours
  • Delhi, Mumbai among 15 places that account for over 60% of India’s Covid-19 cases
  • April 27: The death toll due to COVID-19 crose to 886 and the number of cases climbed to 28,380 in India on Monday, according to the Union Health Ministry.
  • April 26; India-Death toll rose to 826 and the number of cases climbed to 26,917. 47 deaths reported within 24 number of cases include 111 foreign nationals.
  • April 25; China to donate additional $30M to WHO following US halt in funding
  • India reached 24,506 on Saturday, including foreign nationals, with 18,668 active cases, while the death toll has increased to 775
  • April 24; Coronavirus tally reaches 23,077 in India, 718 deaths
  • Sunlight, heat and humidity weaken coronavirus: US official
  • April23: Oxford University pushing science to the limit in vaccine hunt
  • Nearly 3 million New Yorkers have had coronavirus, antibody study suggests
  • US Air Force signs deal for COVID-19 oral tests
  • April 20: India recorded the biggest single-day spike in the number of cases —1,553 cases in the last 24 hours — taking the number over 17,000. Of the 17,265 cases, 14,715 are active and 2546 are cured. At least 543 deaths have been reported in the country.
  • China sends 24 flights with Covid-19 medical supplies, 20 more this week
  • April 18: Coronavirus death toll crosses 500, cases climb to 15,712 in India: Health Ministry
  • April 17: Reopen the USAy in three phases, based on the severity of the outbreak in each state or region...We are not opening all at once, but one careful step at a time," Trump said.
  • India reports 1,007 more infections with 23 deaths; case tally now over 13,500
  • -Delhi man hanging from flyover wanted to kill himself, cops save him
  • -Delhi registers 67 new Covid-19 cases, capital’s count climbs to 1,707
  • April 16: India must need to step up coronavirus testing: Experts - death toll due to coronavirus rose to 414 and the number of cases to 12,380 
  • Over 40 Indian-Americans die of Covid-19 in US - at least 17 are from Kerala, 10 from Gujarat, four from Punjab, two from Andhra Pradesh and one from Orissa. Majority of them are more than 60 years of age, except for one who was of 21 years of age.
  • Modi made it clear that lockdown wouldn’t be lifted in one go on April 14
  • 29 million hydroxychloroquine doses bought by US have come from India: Trump
  • NRI Company Amneal Pharmaceuticals has pledged to donate 400,000 hydroxychloroquine sulfate tablets to the State of Louisiana to help respond to the COVID-19 health emergency
  • On April 08: China on Wednesday refuted a “so-called complaint” sent to the UN Human Rights Council by the International Council of Jurists (ICJ) and All India Bar Association (AIBA) seeking compensation from China for the global spread of Covi
  • April03: World Bank approves $1 billion emergency fund for India to tackle coronavirus
  • India: Death toll rose to 56, New OVID-19 cases added and climbed to 2,088
  • Georgia Gov. Says He Just Found Out People without Symptoms Can Spread Coronavirus
  • Over 500 new Covid-19 cases in a day in India; total number crosses 2,500
  • April02: India: 328 new cases, 12 deaths in past 24 hours
  • Thursday afternoon, over 1,002,500 cases were recorded worldwide of COVID-19, with over 51,300 deaths.It took a little over 4 months -- 130 days -- for cases globally to surpass 500,000. It took only seven days to add the next 500,000 to the count.
  • On Wednesday, more than 1,000 people died of the coronavirus in the United States, raising the death toll over 5,000. A week ago the total was less than 1,300. 
  • April01: Coronavirus-related deaths topped 4,000 in the U.S. on Tuesday night, just one day after reaching the 3,000 mark
  • INDIA: COVID-19 cases climbed to 1,637 in the country on Wednesday while the death toll rose to 38. The Centre on Wednesday told the Supreme Court that 250 Indian pilgrims stranded in Qom, Iran, have tested positive for coronavirus and have not been evacuated, while over 500 have already been brought back.
  • USA: Coronavirus-related deaths topped 4,000 in the U.S. on Tuesday night, just one day after reaching the 3,000 mark.
  • WHITE HOUSE PROJECTS 100K TO 240K CORONAVIRUS DEATHS AS TRUMP TELLS US TO PREPARE FOR 'VERY PAINFUL TWO WEEKS'. China – where the outbreak started – has reported 3,310 virus-related deaths, while over 4,070 have been killed in the U.S......READ
March 30
  • TRUMP: Coronavirus cases in the U.S. will likely peak “around Easter” as he defended his administration’s decision to extend strict social distancing guidelines through the end of April – suggesting millions of lives could be saved by the measures.If we didn’t do anything, 2.2 million people could have died,As of Monday morning, more than 2,500 people in the U.S. have died, among more than 143,000 cases reported.
  • Crude oil tumbled below $20 Sunday, at $19.92 a barrel on Sunday evening  evening after President Trump extended COVID-19 social-distancing guidelines to April 30. $20.42 a barrel on Monday


    WTI futures for May delivery were down as much as 7.3 percent at $19.92 a barrel on Sunday evening and on track for their lowest close since February 2002 before trimming their losses. $20.42 a barrel on Monday

    The contract, which previously traded below $20 during the current downturn but did not close below the level, was lower by 5.1 percent at $20.42 a barrel on Monday

March 29
  • US Confirmed infections also climbed by nearly 17,000 on Saturday, to a total of more than 121,000 nationwide.
  • New York continued to lead the U.S. in both confirmed cases and fatalities, with more than 52,000 people infected and more than 700 dead
  • The worldwide case total rose to nearly 650,000 and death toll topped 30,000.
  • India: Coronavirus positive cases near 1,000-mark; Centre orders sealing of state, district borders...106 new cases in 24 hours; death toll rises to 25