63.2 F
Ankara
Monday, September 21, 2020

92,605 new coronavirus cases in India

NEW DELHI, India Coronavirus cases in India continue to surge at an alarming rate as 92,605 new infections were reported in the last 24 hours, the Health Ministry’s tally showed...

COVID-19: Australia reports 14 cases, 6 deaths

MELBOURNE, Australia  Australia reported 14 new cases of the novel coronavirus in southeastern Victoria state on Sunday, along with six deaths. The caseload rose to 26,903 while the death toll reached...

Gaza reports 90 new virus infections

GAZA CITY, Palestine The Palestinian Health Ministry confirmed 90 additional infections from the coronavirus pandemic in the Gaza Strip on Saturday. A ministry statement said the territory’s tally rose to 2,313...

Virus claims nearly 1,500 more lives in Brazil, Mexico

ANKARA Almost 1,500 more lives were lost to COVID-19 in Brazil and Mexico, with the combined number of new infections in the two countries close to 45,000, health authorities said...

COVID-19: India’s tally surges past 5.3M

NEW DELHI, India India continues to see a spike in new coronavirus cases as it crossed the 5.3 million mark on Saturday. The country recorded over 93,000 new infections over the...

Jordan, UAE report more COVID-19 cases

ISTANBUL  Two Arab nations confirmed new cases and deaths Saturday from the novel coronavirus.   Jordan Health officials said cases rose by 213, taking the number of infections to 4,344 in Jordan. Recoveries reached...

Coronavirus infections drop in Latin American region

BOGOTA, Colombia The Latin America and the Caribbean region have recorded more than 8.5 million coronavirus cases and nearly 320,000 deaths as of Friday, according to Johns Hopkins University.  Brazil reported...

COVID-19 reinfection lands Spanish doctor in ICU

OVIEDO, Spain Four cases of coronavirus reinfection have been documented in the Spanish region of Catalonia, including one with serious symptoms, said local health officials on Monday. The serious case was...

Virus will not be last pandemic or health crisis: WHO

GENEVA The World Health Organization (WHO) chief warned Monday that COVID-19 is a harbinger of future global health emergencies, and called for political and financial investments to prevent pandemics. "This will...

South Africa reports 2,007 new COVID-19 cases

By Hassan Isilow JOHANNESBURG South Africa registered 2,007 new cases of the novel coronavirus in a 24-hour period, bringing the country’s total number of infections to 644,438, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize...

Latest article

Pakistan rejects nomination of 'senior' Indian diplomat

KARACHI, Pakistan Pakistan has rejected the nomination of an Indian diplomat for the post of its Charge d’Affaires in Islamabad, terming him too senior for...

Legendary Nepalese climber dies at 72

KATHMANDU, Nepal  Ang Rita Sherpa, a legendary climber who holds the record for the highest number of summits on Everest without supplemental oxygen, died on...

China sends 3rd maritime satellite into space

ANKARA China on Monday sent another maritime satellite into the space, local media reported.  The new sea and ocean-monitoring satellite was launched from the Jiuquan Satellite...

With no new cases, N.Zealand moves to lift restrictions

ANKARA New Zealand is set to lift all restrictions across the nation from Wednesday night as the country reported no fresh coronavirus cases for a...

Turkish forces 'neutralize' 2 PKK terrorists in N. Iraq

ANKARA Turkish security forces have neutralized two PKK terrorists in northern Iraq, the National Defense Ministry said on Monday. The terrorists were targeted in an air-backed...