Coronavirus battle: India coordinating with US, China and others
While the foreign ministers of India and the US have spoken twice since the last month, India is coordinating with China for the purchase of personal protective equipment kits.
China offers to build makeshift Covid-19 hospitals in India
“Chinese companies working on existing projects in India, with sufficient supply ...
India to buy PPEs, but no testing kits, from China
The production of N-95 masks and personal protective equipment (PPE) had taken a massive h...
'India's offer of South Asian response to COVID-19 counter to China's attempts to change narrative'
Aparna Pande, Director of the India Initiative at the Hudson Institute, made the remarks on Friday during an online discussion on China's attempts to change the narrative on COVID-19. "China has pushed a charm offensive in South Asia both through offering medical teams, sending test kits and protective equipment and offering to build hospitals. However, the results have been a mixed bag," Pande said.
China's vaccine for coronavirus may be tested abroad: Official
China, which is developing a vaccine for the deadly novel coronavirus, plans to conduct additional trials in other countries. The first stage clinical trial for the vaccine was started in Wuhan on March 16 after authorities approved.
China to reveal a key Covid-19 finding: People with no symptoms
The exclusion from official data of people infected but without symptoms has come up repeatedly since the coronavirus emerged in Wuhan.
Government on Covid-19 trends: This week is critical, virus spread could recede early May
India's acceleration phase has been worsened by Nizamuddin Markaz hotspot.
China extends support to India to fight Covid-19
During a phone call on Tuesday with Foreign Minister S Jaishankar, State Councilor and FM Wang Yi expressed sympathy and solidarity with India in fight against COVID-19.
No China link to local coronavirus cases: Pakistan
These statements were issued by senior Pakistan government officials. Pakistan, in return, received an eight-member medical expert team from China over the weekend to assist Islamabad to fight the Covid-19 pandemic.
Three days after China demits UNSC Presidency, UN resolves to hold discussion on COVID-19
Three days after China demitted Presidency of the UN Security Council, 10 non-permanent members led by Dominican Republic have forced the UN...
China starts to report asymptomatic coronavirus cases
Asymptomatic infections would not cause a major outbreak if the transmission chain was cut, the Chinese government’s senior medical adviser, Zhong Nanshan, told state-run Shenzhen TV. He said that once asymptomatic infected people were found they would be isolated and their contacts isolated and kept under observation.
Covid-19 spread: India trying to get key items for masks, ventilators from China
External Affairs Minister S Jayashankar had a conversation with his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi on Tuesday to evaluate the effect of Covid-19 in both the countries.
India's effort to combat coronavirus cannot be compared with China: MoS Home
The Indian government has called for "Janata curfew" on March 22, requesting citizens to remain at home for a day in an effort to stop the spread of the deadly disease
As coronavirus cases surge, India looks at resources from S Korea, China, Germany
Indian missions in these three countries have been tasked to immediately identifying possible areas of cooperation and engage with relevant authorities for procurement of medical equipment and technology. The move comes as India saw rapid increase in number of positive coronavirus cases in the last few days.
COVID-19 epicentre Wuhan resumes bus services, China reports 47 new imported cases
While Hubei and Wuhan has not reported any new COVID-19 case, four people died in the city taking the death toll in China to 3,281, the National Health Commission (NHC) said. China on Wednesday said that no new domestically transmitted case was reported on the Chinese mainland on Tuesday.
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