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Qatar's livestock sector unaffected by Covid-19 impact

Qatar's livestock sector unaffected by Covid-19 impact

The novel coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic has not impacted the livestock sector in Qatar as the entities concerned have continued providing effective support to the livestock owners

New York's Cuomo says "time to wake up, America" as other states see Covid-19 spikes

New York's Cuomo says "time to wake up, America" as other states see Covid-19 spikes

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Friday criticized states that reopened their economies before getting the novel coronavirus under control, saying there was "undeniable, irrefutable evidence" those states made a mistake.

Japan to disband panel of coronavirus experts after criticism

Japan to disband panel of coronavirus experts after criticism

Japan is to disband a panel of medical experts advising Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's cabinet on the response to the novel coronavirus after criticism of its transparency and lack of independence.

1060 new cases of coronavirus in Qatar, 1461 recoveries and  two deaths

1060 new cases of coronavirus in Qatar, 1461 recoveries and two deaths

The Ministry of Public Health reported on Thursday 1,060 new confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), as many as 1,461 new recoveries and two deaths in the last 24 hours ...

Beijing tests food and parcel couriers as coronavirus checks widen

Beijing tests food and parcel couriers as coronavirus checks widen

Officials in Beijing are carrying out tests to detect traces of coronavirus on all food and parcel delivery workers in an effort to rein in a new outbreak, state-backed media reported on Saturday.

Qatar announces 1097 new coronavirus cases, 1711 recoveries and two deaths

Qatar announces 1097 new coronavirus cases, 1711 recoveries and two deaths

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday announced 1,097 new confirmed cases of Covid-19, as many as 1,711 new recoveries and two deaths in the last 24 hours

Germany launches coronavirus app as EU eyes travel revival

Germany launches coronavirus app as EU eyes travel revival

Germany appealed to the public on Tuesday to download a new smartphone app to help break the chain of coronavirus infections, one of several such apps that European governments hope will revive travel ...

‘Avatar’ sequel resumes filming in coronavirus-free New Zealand

‘Avatar’ sequel resumes filming in coronavirus-free New Zealand

Filming the sequel of James Cameron's sci-fi blockbuster ‘Avatar’ will bring hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars to New Zealand after it ended its coronavirus outbreak ...

China virus cluster grows; European borders reopen

China virus cluster grows; European borders reopen

China reported dozens of new coronavirus cases for the second consecutive day on Monday as a growing cluster of infections stoked fears of a second wave, while more borders were opened in Europe ...

Worshippers urged to adhere to precautionary measures

Worshippers urged to adhere to precautionary measures

The Ministry of Awqaf (Endowments) and Islamic Affairs has called on all worshippers to adhere to all precautionary measures against coronavirus and to co-operate with the organisers as mosques reopen Monday.

MoPH reports 1186 new coronavirus cases, 1646 recoveries and 3 deaths

MoPH reports 1186 new coronavirus cases, 1646 recoveries and 3 deaths

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) announced Sunday 1,186 new confirmed cases of Covid-19, a total of 1,646 new recoveries and three deaths in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of recoveries in Qatar to 56,898.

Delhi coronavirus fears mount as hospital beds run out

Delhi coronavirus fears mount as hospital beds run out

Ashwani Jain succumbed to the coronavirus in an ambulance as his family pleaded with several hospitals to take him in, the latest victim of the pandemic sweeping through the Indian capital ...