New Delhi, May 15 (PTI) Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Friday.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a jibe at the Centre over its preparedness to fight the novel coronavirus.
Odisha Congress demands Rs. 50 lakh insurance cover for journalists reporting on COVID-19.
Nepal reports 9 new cases; total infections goes up to 258: Health Ministry.
Zomato to layoff around 13 per cent employees due to COVID-19 impact.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced setting up of a Rs 1 lakh crore agri infrastructure fund for farm-gate infrastructure.
Assam writes to Centre favouring extension of lockdown by 2 more weeks.
Over 580,000 surgeries in India may be cancelled or delayed due to COVID-19: Study.
20 Dubai returnees test COVID-19 positive in 2 Karnataka districts.
COVID death toll in Delhi rises to 123; 425 fresh cases take tally to 8,895.
World Bank approves USD 1 billion loan to support India's fight against COVID-19.
Fresh case of COVID-19 in Himachal Pradesh, state virus tally 76.
A migrant worker from Rajasthan, who walked 30km from his residence to catch a Shramik Special train, collapsed and died near the Vasai Road railway station.
COVID-19 pandemic will lead to over 28 million cancelled surgeries worldwide: Study.
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan appeals all states, UTs to ban sale of tobacco products, spitting in public.
COVID19: Air India flight from New Jersey flies back Indian nationals to New Delhi, Hyderabad.
Singapore reports 793 new COVID-19 cases, mostly foreign workers.
Supreme Court stays Madras High Court order asking Tamil Nadu government to close liquor shops in state.
COVID-19: Pakistan to resume domestic flights from Saturday.
Can't stop or monitor movement of migrant workers on roads, says Supreme Court.
COVID-19 tally breaches 1,000 mark in Karnataka with 45 new cases.
102 fresh COVID-19 cases in Andhra Pradesh, tally rises to 2307.
US senator unveils 18-point plan to hold China accountable for coronavirus outbreak.
United Nations Security Council reform process, negotiations postponed “until further notice' due to COVID-19.
IIT Gandhinagar develops interactive dashboard to help contain COVID-19 community infection post-lockdown.
Global economy could witness losses worth up to USD 8.8 trillion due to COVID-19: Asian Development Bank.
Goa CM against train halt in Goa as new COVID-19 cases surface.
55 fresh cases in Rajasthan; total 4,589.
Unfortunate COVID-19 related 'rhetoric and harassment' against Muslims in India: US official 9:50 a.m.
Death toll due to COVID-19 rises to 2,649 in India; cases climb to 81,970: Health Ministry.
China reports 15 new COVID-19 cases, including 11 asymptomatic ones, taking the total number of coronavirus infections in the country to 82,933. PTI SAR SAR