New Delhi, Sep 16 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Wednesday.
Road transport corporations' revenues to contract 35-40 per cent in FY21 due to COVID-19 challenges, ICRA says.
Centre approved anti-viral medicines to treat COVID-19 patients, says SC.
Compensation sought for families of migrants killed during coronavirus lockdown.
Aurangabad's COVID-19 cases cross 29,000.
Singapore reports 27 new COVID-19 cases.
HC dismisses plea for law exam from home, says possibility of manipulation can’t be ruled out.
A total of 28.32 lakh domestic passengers travelled by air in August this year, 76 per cent lower than the corresponding period last year, aviation regulator DGCA says.
Parliament nod to Bill for giving 'national importance' tag to Gujarat Ayurveda institutes.
Thane police celebrate boy's birthday in absence of virus-infected parents.
COVID-19 forces Bengalis settled abroad to learn Durga Puja rituals online.
Revenues of Indian airlines fell by 85.7% in April-June period due to COVID-19, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri says.
Rajasthan reports seven more COVID-19 deaths as toll now rises to 1271.
The customs sleuths have seized various goods worth Rs 110 crore in 710 operations in North East since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country and the region, a senior official says.
Thane district records 1,600 new COVID-19 cases and 34 more deaths.
Delhi government directs schools to observe 'dry day' once a week to prevent mosquito breeding.
Puducherry records 518 new COVID-19 cases as 13 more die.
As many as 12 more deaths and 2,273 new COVID-19 cases reported in Telangana.
As many as 5.4 crore samples have been tested for coronavirus and 40 lakh people are under surveillance, the Rajya Sabha was informed.
Will government blame god to evade accountability, Congress asks on COVID tally topping 50 lakh.
Will take necessary measures to promote growth, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das.
Ladakh reports 80 new COVID-19 cases and three more deaths.
Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta tests positive for COVID-19.
Odisha reports record 4,270 new COVID-19 cases and 11 fresh fatalities.
The Centre says it has no data on death or injury caused to people in enforcing the countrywide lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus.
All-rounder Chris Woakes expects players to be asked to take pay cuts after the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) announced 20 per cent reduction in its workforce to deal with the financial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The government says more than 30 vaccine candidates for coronavirus have been supported, and three of them are in advance stages of trials now, while four are in advanced pre-clinical development stage.
L&T Technology Services (LTTS) announces partnership with UK-based Cloud, connectivity and communications services provider, Exponential-e to jointly offer workplace transformation solutions to customers working in the post-COVID environment.
In a bid to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Mumbai, the city civic body has decided to seal an entire building if 10 or more coronavirus infection cases are found there.
Coronavirus and bacteria may work together to increase disease severity in some patients, study says.
Arunachal Pradesh reports 170 new Covid-19 cases.
Puducherry Lt Governor Kiran Bedi says joint mobile teams comprising police, revenue and municipal officials would be constituted to ensure enforcement of COVID-19 safety norms and prevention of violations of the protocols in the union territory.
Jharkhand reports 1,702 new COVID-19 cases and 10 fresh fatalities.
Pakistan reports 665 new cases of coronavirus, taking the total number of infections in the nation to 303,089, the health ministry says.
In 11 days, COVID-19 cases in India cross 50-lakh mark from 40 lakh.
Amid the COVID-19 crisis when poor students are unable to take up online classes, the zilla parishad here in Maharashtra has started an innovative way of imparting education to them by painting walls on streets and public places with mathematical concepts.
As many as 12 new COVID-19 cases in Mizoram as tally rises to 1,480.
Serum Institute of India gets DCGI nod to resume clinical trial of Oxford COVID-19 vaccine.
Odisha government tells districts to strengthen COVID-19 care facilities. PTI VIS VIS