Tag: India

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 29, 2020

As of 8 am, June 29, 2020: World count: Global Covid-19 cases pass 10 million mark There are now 10,063,319 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,591,303 infections, followed by Brazil (1,344,143) and Russia (634,437).  This milestone has...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 27, 2020

As of 9 am, June 27, 2020: World count: 9,761,594 cases, 4,917,270 recoveries, 492,767 deaths There are now 9,761,594 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,510,156 infections, followed by Brazil (1,280,054) and Russia (620,794).  There have been 492,767 deaths from...

Indian forces kill 3 militants in Kashmir’s main city: police

Three militants were killed in a shootout with Indian government forces in the heart of Kashmir's main city Srinagar, police said Sunday, two days after eight rebels died in another gun battle. New Delhi has been stepping up counter-insurgency efforts in the disputed territory since...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 22, 2020

As of 8 am, June 22, 2020: World count: 8,892,595 cases, 4,403,307 recoveries, 465,880 deaths There are now 8,892,595 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,321,667 infections, followed by Brazil (1,085,038) and Russia (584,680).  There have been 465,880...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 15, 2020

As of 8 am, June 15, 2020: World count: 7,873,221 cases, 3,755,576 recoveries, 432,173 deaths There are now 7,873,221 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. The United States has the highest number of coronavirus cases, with 2,132,468 infections, followed by Brazil (867,882) and Russia (528,964).  There have been 432,173...

India, China seek to ‘peacefully resolve’ border face-off

India and China have agreed to "peacefully resolve" a latest border flare-up that has heightened tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, New Delhi said Sunday, after a high-level meeting between army commanders. Tensions have flared in recent weeks between the two regional powers over their 3,500-kilometre...

Morning brief: Coronavirus update for June 2, 2020

As of 8 am, June 2, 2020: World count: 6,112,902 cases, 2,671,705 recoveries, 373,883 deaths There are now 6,226,409 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 373,883 deaths from the coronavirus all over the globe since the pandemic began. The United States has the highest number...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 18, 2020

As of 8 am, May 18, 2020: Worldwide: 4,687,320 cases, 313,127 deaths, 1,720,446 recoveries There are now 4,687,320 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 313,127 coronavirus-related deaths. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,515,026 infections, followed by Russia (281,752) and the...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 13, 2020

As of 8 am, May 13, 2020: Worldwide: 4,233,504 cases, 289,932 deaths, 1,481,314 recoveries There are now 4,233,504 confirmed cases of Covid-19 worldwide, with 281,893 people dying from related causes. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,397,132 infections, followed by Russia (232,243) and Spain...

Morning brief: Covid-19 update for May 2, 2020

As of 9 am, May 2, 2020: World count: 3,303,296 cases, 235,290 deaths, 1,039,588 recoveries There are now 3,303,296 confirmed cases of the Covid-19 worldwide. There have been 235,290 deaths worldwide. The United States has the highest number of cases, with 1,128,117 infections, followed by Spain (215,216) and...