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WHO pauses trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns

WHO pauses trial of hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns

The World Health Organization has suspended testing the malaria drug hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 patients due to safety concerns, WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Monday.

May 25, 2020, 22:51 PM IST
2 members of Karan Johar's household staff test positive for coronavirus

2 members of Karan Johar's household staff test positive for coronavirus

Maharashtra has been the worst COVID-19-hit state in India. Maharashtra on Monday reported 2,436 new confirmed cases 

May 25, 2020, 22:33 PM IST
Union Minister Sadananda Gowda skips quarantine after landing in Bengaluru, kicks up row

Union Minister Sadananda Gowda skips quarantine after landing in Bengaluru, kicks up row

Union Minister for Chemicals and Fertilizers, Sadananda Gowda got embroiled in a controversy on Monday (May 25, 2020) after he landed in Bengaluru from Delhi for skipping the mandatory quarantine

May 25, 2020, 22:32 PM IST
Delhi's Rail Bhavan to be closed again after 5th staffer tests COVID-19 positive

Delhi's Rail Bhavan to be closed again after 5th staffer tests COVID-19 positive

According to a report, while the office in the building will remain shut for two days, the entire fourth floor will be closed till May 29. The sanitisation will be carried out in the entire building

May 25, 2020, 21:39 PM IST
Ex-Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane meets governor, demands President's rule in state

Ex-Maharashtra CM Narayan Rane meets governor, demands President's rule in state

Maharashtra former Chief Minister and BJP MP Narayan Rane met state Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari at Raj Bhavan in Mumbai on Monday (May 25, 2020) demanding imposition of President's rule in the

May 25, 2020, 19:36 PM IST
Plea in Delhi High Court seeks equal ration benefits for all Delhiites

Plea in Delhi High Court seeks equal ration benefits for all Delhiites

The petition also sought directions that the materials should be made available at PDS shops in a sufficient amount.

May 25, 2020, 18:10 PM IST
Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh stimulus

Japan lifts Tokyo's state of emergency, eyes fresh stimulus

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lifted a state of emergency for Tokyo and four remaining areas on Monday after the number of infections fell across the country, but warned that it could be

May 25, 2020, 17:05 PM IST
Ghaziabad to reseal Delhi border from May 26 amid spike in coronavirus COVID-19 cases

Ghaziabad to reseal Delhi border from May 26 amid spike in coronavirus COVID-19 cases

Worried over the rising number of coronvirus COVID-19 cases in the national capital, Ghaziabad has decided to reseal its border with Delhi effective Tuesday (May 26, 2020). The decision was taken by

May 25, 2020, 16:05 PM IST
Health Ministry vows to ensure quality of PPEs, says over 3 lakh kits being manufactured everyday

Health Ministry vows to ensure quality of PPEs, says over 3 lakh kits being manufactured everyday

The statement comes in the wake of some new reports expressing concern about the quality of personal protective equipment (PPE) coveralls. 

May 25, 2020, 14:00 PM IST
Large number of flights cancelled nationwide on first day as services resume after 2 months

Large number of flights cancelled nationwide on first day as services resume after 2 months

The first flight took off from Delhi for Pune at 4.45 am while the first flight departed from Mumbai to Patna at 6.45 am.

May 25, 2020, 12:59 PM IST
Passports of Tablighi Jamaat chief Maulana Saad's 5 close associates seized; charge sheet to be filed against 916 foreign Tablighi Jamaat members

Passports of Tablighi Jamaat chief Maulana Saad's 5 close associates seized; charge sheet to be filed against 916 foreign Tablighi Jamaat members

If the sources in the Crime Branch are to be believed, these five persons are very close to Maulana Saad, who reportedly included them in his key decisions related to Markaz.

May 25, 2020, 12:11 PM IST
Former Pakistan opener Taufeeq Umar diagnosed with coronavirus

Former Pakistan opener Taufeeq Umar diagnosed with coronavirus

Taufeeq made his international debut during Pakistan's One-Day International (ODI) match against Sri Lanka in Sharjah in October 2001. 

May 25, 2020, 11:39 AM IST
One player of AFC Bournemouth tests positive for coronavirus

One player of AFC Bournemouth tests positive for coronavirus

Premier League football club AFC Bournemouth have confirmed that one of its players has been tested positive for the novel coronavirus that has spread all over the world.

May 25, 2020, 11:09 AM IST
With 6977 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, India records highest 1-day spike for 4th consecutive day

With 6977 new COVID-19 cases in last 24 hours, India records highest 1-day spike for 4th consecutive day

 India on Monday (May 25, 2020) reported another highest single-day spike for the fourth consecutive day with 6,977 new cases of the coronavirus disease reported in the last 24 hours, taking the

May 25, 2020, 10:10 AM IST
Eid Mubarak: PM Narendra Modi extends greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr; Jama Masjid remains closed for devotees amid COVID-19 lockdown

Eid Mubarak: PM Narendra Modi extends greetings on Eid-ul-Fitr; Jama Masjid remains closed for devotees amid COVID-19 lockdown

Earlier on Sunday, prominent Muslim clerics in Delhi appealed to people to celebrate Eid-ul-Fitr on Monday adhering to social distancing and lockdown norms in view of the coronavirus pandemic.

May 25, 2020, 07:32 AM IST

India coronavirus, COVID-19 live updates, May 25: Rajasthan's count increases by 272 to 7,300; toll at 167

India is now among one of the biggest epicenters of Covid-19 cases in the world. On May 25, India saw its highest single-day spike with 6,977 new cases being reported. Thirty-three of the country's

May 25, 2020, 06:29 AM IST
Domestic flights resume on May 25 after two months of COVID-19 lockdown: Delhi's first departure to Pune

Domestic flights resume on May 25 after two months of COVID-19 lockdown: Delhi's first departure to Pune

The first domestic passenger flight to arrive at Delhi airport today would reportedly be from Ahmedabad and it is of SpiceJet. 

May 25, 2020, 06:25 AM IST
Over 3.45 lakh COVID-19 deaths globally; US inches towards 1 lakh deaths

Over 3.45 lakh COVID-19 deaths globally; US inches towards 1 lakh deaths

The US witnessed around 330 new deaths on Sunday.

May 25, 2020, 00:22 AM IST

Watch: 'Kya Kehta Hai India'; A platform to voice concerns | May 24, 2020

This is a special segment of Zee News that allows you to voice concern on one of the concurrent issue in the country. Watch this video to know more.

May 24, 2020, 23:54 PM IST
Piyush Goyal, Uddhav Thackeray engage in war of words over Shramik trains allotted to Maharashtra

Piyush Goyal, Uddhav Thackeray engage in war of words over Shramik trains allotted to Maharashtra

The war of words between the leaders stems from the fact that the Maharashtra government claims to have given a list of 200 trains to the Indian Railways which the latter is vehemently denying. 

May 24, 2020, 23:53 PM IST