Category: Health

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Doha, 28 June 2020 (QNA) Based on the available public health data and COVID-19 spread indicators, including passing the peak, flattening the curve, and reducing the virus reproduction rate, the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management has decided to launch phase 2 of the gradual reopening plan on July 1st 2020 as ... Read More
June 30, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Lolwah Rashid AlKhater, Picture QT


Doha, 08 June 2020 (QNA) Lolwah Rashid AlKhater, Official Spokesperson of the Supreme Committee for Crisis Management has said that time has come to gradually implement four stages to lift some restrictions while taking all the necessary precautions effective 15th of June as First Phase, 1st of July, 1st of August ... Read More
June 9, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Angelli Gonzalez and her family visited grave of Maria Gonzalez, at St. Peter’s Cemetery, Staten Island, Pic New York Times


27 May 2020, (New York Times) Just over four months after the government confirmed the first known case, more than 100,000 people who had the coronavirus have died in the United States, according to a New York Times tally. The death toll is far higher than in any other nation in the ... Read More
May 27, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha, Qatar, 18 May 2020 Qatar Airways has further enhanced its onboard safety measures for passengers and cabin crew. The airline is implementing several changes, including the introduction of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) suits for cabin crew while onboard, as well as a modified service that reduces interactions between the passengers ... Read More
May 18, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
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Ankara, 25 April 2020 (Anadolu News) All corona-virus patients have been discharged from hospitals in the Chinese city of Wuhan, where the virus was first detected last December, the country's health authority said Sunday. Mi Feng, spokesman of the National Health Commission, said the number of hospitalized patients in the city was ... Read More
April 26, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui


Ankara/Srinagar, 25 April 2020 (Anadolou) The corona-virus death toll in the US moved close to 52,000 and number of cases passed 905,000 on Saturday, according to data compiled by Johns Hopkins University. The Maryland-based university's running counter showed 51,956 deaths, 905,364 cases, and 99,079 recoveries across the world’s hardest-hit country. New York is ... Read More
April 25, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui


Istanbul, Turkey, 20 April 2020 (Anadolu News) The first leg of Basaksehir Ikitelli Sehir Hospital, built on orders of Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, opened on Monday in the Turkish metropolitan city of Istanbul to strengthen the nation’s fight against the new corona-virus pandemic. City hospitals have a vital role in fighting ... Read More
April 20, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui


17 April 2020 (WHO) World Health Organization in it's latest reports as on Friday 17th April released following updated figures world-wide affected by pandemic Covic-19 : Total (new cases in last 24 hours) Globally   positive confirmed cases 2, 074 529, added in last 24 hours No. 82 967, with death cases 139 ... Read More
April 17, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Medical workers check a visitor at Bundang Jesaeng Hospital in Seongnam, south of Seoul, on April 17, 2020 Pic Yonhap


SEOUL, April 17 (Yonhap) South Korea's health authorities vowed Friday to better monitor people who retested positive for the novel coronavirus, as relapse cases of the disease are rising steadily in the country. The number of people who tested positive again for COVID-19 after making full recoveries has reached 163 since the ... Read More
April 17, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui
Turkish Health Minister Fahrettin Koca


Ankara, 07 April 2020 (Anadolu News) Turkey confirmed Tuesday that 76 more people died from the coronavirus in the country over the past 24 hours, bringing the death toll to 725. The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases surged to 34,109 as 3,892 more people tested positive for the virus in the ... Read More
April 7, 2020M Ashraf Siddiqui