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Indian officials warn of lockdown extensions

PV International Desk : The number of confirmed new coronavirus cases in South Asia neared 6,000 on Saturday, even as authorities in some cities...

Bangladesh to get $100m from WB to fight Covid-19

PV Desk : The World Bank (WB) has approved a fast-track $100 million financing to help Bangladesh prevent, detect and respond to the COVID-19...

Coronavirus: ‘Worst yet to come’ for countries in conflict, says UN...

PV International Desk : UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres Friday renewed his call for a global ceasefire, urging all parties to conflict to lay down...

At least 20 killed in Somali clan violence: official

PV International Desk : At least 20 people have been killed in southern Somalia day in clashes between militia from rival clans fighting over...

Google releases location data of 131 countries

PV International Desk : Alphabet Inc's Google on Thursday published reports for 131 countries showing whether visits to shops, parks and workplaces dropped in...

Global virus cases top a million, deaths surpass 50,000

PV International Desk : The number of confirmed coronavirus cases around the world soared past one million on Thursday and deaths topped 50,000 as...

British American Tobacco working on COVID-19 vaccine using tobacco leaves

PV International Desk : British American Tobacco, the maker of Dunhill and Lucky Strike cigarettes, said on Wednesday its US biotech unit was working...

New Delhi says 9,000 at coronavirus risk after mosque event

PV International Desk : At least 7,600 Indians and 1,300 foreigners have been identified with links to an Islamic missionary group that organised a...

Global virus cases near million as US records youngest death

PV International Desk : A six-week-old baby died of COVID-19 and global agencies warned of food shortages as coronavirus infections around the world...

Coronavirus worst crisis since WWII, UN boss says as deaths surge

PV International Desk : The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic continued to worsen Wednesday despite unprecedented lockdowns, as the head of the...