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US, G20 fail to corner China on coronavirus COVID-19; PM Narendra Modi calls for human touch

During the G20 Summit, no one questioned Beijing for maintaining a stoic silence over the issues and concealing real facts and figures from the rest of world for several weeks.

Mar 28, 2020, 09:01 AM IST

China temporarily suspends entry of foreign nationals holding valid visas from March 28 amid coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak

The suspension is stated to be a temporary measure that China is compelled to take in light of the outbreak situation and the practices of other countries. 

Mar 26, 2020, 22:28 PM IST

China neither created nor intentionally transmitted coronavirus COVID-19: Beijing spokesperson

Ji Rong, spokesperson for the Chinese Embassy in India, said the international community should focus on China's "swift response" to the pandemic rather than "stereotyping the Chinese people".

Mar 26, 2020, 10:57 AM IST

COVID-19: Wuhan resumes bus services, China reports 47 new imported cases

According to the Chinese media report, a bus departed from its terminus at Hankou Railway Station at 5:25 am Wednesday morning.

Mar 25, 2020, 11:53 AM IST

Coronavirus COVID-19 vs Hantavirus: Symptoms, precautions and cure

At a time when the world is scared out of its wits by the deadly coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, reports of a death in China due to a different kind of virus called 'Hantavirus' has stricken fear among the people. According to China’s Global Times, a man from Yunnan province had tested positive for the hantavirus on March 22 and died on his way back to Shandong Province. Apart from him, another 32 people also tested positive, the Global Times report said.

Mar 25, 2020, 10:27 AM IST

USD 20 trillion lawsuit filed against China for 'creation, release of coronavirus'

The lawsuit alleges that the novel coronavirus was "designed by China to be a biological weapon of war", and that whether or not the country intended to release it, China violated "US law, international laws, treaties, and norms."

Mar 24, 2020, 17:15 PM IST

China deployed 12 underwater drones 'Sea Wing Glider' in Indian Ocean

China has deployed a fleet of 12 underwater drones in the Indian Ocean. According to sources, these drones known as 'Sea Wing Gliders' were launched in December 2019 and these drones had made around 3,500 observations till February 2020.

Mar 23, 2020, 12:28 PM IST

India to participate in China-led video conference on tackling coronavirus

India has confirmed that it will be participating in China-led video conference on tackling coronavirus crisis later. New Delhi will be represented at the joint secretary-level from the Health Ministry. 

Mar 20, 2020, 13:47 PM IST

Japanese flu drug favipiravir 'clearly effective' in treating coronavirus, claims China

Japanese media said that Zhang Xinmin has claimed that favipiravir, developed by a subsidiary of Fujifilm, had produced good encouraging outcomes in clinical trials conducted on 340 patients in Wuhan and Shenzhen, reported Guardian.

Mar 19, 2020, 12:51 PM IST

BIG DEBATE: How will the Kids of Shaheen Bagh be protected from the Coronavirus attack?

Coronavirus Outbreak: The world is on lockdown than why Shaheen Bagh people are still sitting there. How will the Kids of Shaheen Bagh be protected from the Coronavirus attack?

Mar 19, 2020, 11:34 AM IST

MEA confirms first Indian's death in Iran due to coronavirus

The novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, a pandemic has spread across at least 170 countries affecting more than 200,000 people across the globe, according to the World Health Organization. India has so far reported three deaths from the deadly coronavirus. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will also be addressing the nation today about the ongoing efforts to combat the pandemic.

Mar 19, 2020, 08:20 AM IST

DNA: Coronavirus is actually made in china

DNA: Coronavirus is actually made in china

Mar 18, 2020, 23:44 PM IST

India slams Jammu and Kashmir reference in Pakistan-China statement, asks them to respect sovereignty

The Kashmir issue was raised during a meeting between Pakistani President Arif Alvi and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jingping in Beijing on Tuesday during which Xi said that his government was keeping a close eye over the current situation in the region.

Mar 18, 2020, 07:37 AM IST

Special Report: Zee News salutes the spirit of every Corona fighter

The toll of 114 includes two fatalities and 17 foreigners as well as 13 people who were discharged after they recovered from the infection, which according to the WHO has infected 1,53,517 people in 135 countries and claimed more than 5,700 lives.

Mar 17, 2020, 12:00 PM IST

Donald Trump's 'Chinese virus' jibe adds fuel to blame game over Coronavirus outbreak

According to reports, President Donald Trump sent a xenophobic tweet on Monday evening, noting that he plans to bail out airlines and other industries “that are particularly affected by the Chinese Virus.

Mar 17, 2020, 11:38 AM IST

Coronavirus fear impacts Jammu and Kashmir tourism at large

Officials said that as novel coronavirus gets a grip of more states as well as countries from which Kashmir receives quite a number of domestic and internal tourists respectively

Mar 17, 2020, 10:50 AM IST

ASI shuts Monuments, National Museum till March 31

The Union Ministry of Culture announced on Monday that all ticketed monuments and museums maintained by the Archaeological Survey of India across the country and the National Museum at New Delhi would be closed to the public from Tuesday till March 31 in view of the COVID-19 crisis.

Mar 17, 2020, 09:14 AM IST

Gujarat govt to ban spitting in public

While the state of Gujarat has seen no positive coronavirus cases so far, it is taking a preemptive approach like many others, by shutting down its educational institutes, malls, multiplexes and pools.

Mar 17, 2020, 08:52 AM IST

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal addresses press conference over Coronavirus Outbreak

The national capital has only reported seven confirmed coronavirus cases so far including two patients who have recovered and have been discharged. One person, a 68-year-old woman, died last week.

Mar 16, 2020, 15:14 PM IST

Zee News' exclusive over Coronavirus Mythbuster; Your Questions, our answers

Coronaviruses constitute a large family of viruses that can cause respiratory illnesses such as the common cold. The new virus is a type of coronavirus that had never been seen before. It first appeared in Wuhan, China, in December 2019.

Mar 16, 2020, 13:04 PM IST