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Global COVID-19 death toll exceeds 4 million

WASHINGTON: Coronavirus-related deaths worldwide passed a grim milestone of 4 million, as many countries struggle to procure enough vaccines to inoculate their populations. While the number of new cases and deaths have abated in countries like the United States and

India’s coronavirus death toll cross quarter million mark

NEW DELHI: India said a record number of people were killed by the coronavirus in the past 24 hours on Wednesday, pushing its overall death toll over a quarter million. Deaths from COVID-19 swelled by 4,205, while daily coronavirus cases

India’s coronavirus death toll surpasses 200,000 after record cases

MUMNAI: India’s COVID-19 death toll surged past 200,000 on Wednesday as shortages of oxygen, medical supplies and hospital staff compounded a record number of new cases of the virus. India’s second wave of COVID-19 infections has seen at least 300,000

One person dies from coronavirus every nine seconds

WASHINGTON: More than 1.5 million people have lost their lives due to COVID-19 with one death reported every nine seconds on a weekly average. Half a million deaths occurred in just the last two months, indicating that the severity of

Iran reports 595 new coronavirus cases, death toll reaches 237

TEHRAN: Iran’s health ministry on Monday reported the largest number of cases from the COVID-19 disease, the highest toll within 24 hours since the start of the novel coronavirus outbreak in the country. Health Ministry Spokesman Kianoush Jahanpour announced the

Coronavirus outbreak: death toll reaches 1368 in China

BEIJING: The number of casualties from China’s new coronavirus outbreak reached to 13,68 on Thursday after 253  new deaths were confirmed in the hard-hit Hubei province. In China, there are now more than 60,310 reported cases based on government estimates

Coronavirus death toll reaches 902 in China

BEIJING: The number of casualties from China’s new coronavirus outbreak reached to 902 on Monday after 99 new deaths were confirmed in the hard-hit Hubei province. In China, there are now more than 39,800 reported cases based on government estimates

Coronavirus death toll reaches to 638 in China

BEIJING: The percentage of people affected by coronavirus epidemic in China increased to approximately 638 on Wednesday, after Hong Kong recorded its first death from the disease and warnings for millions more to remain indoors in China. The reported number

Coronavirus death toll rises to 304 in China

BEIJING: The death count from China’s coronavirus outbreak increased to 304 on Sunday, with a growing number of countries enforcing unprecedented Chinese travel bans to prevent the spread of the virus. The outbreak has now spread to more than two

Death toll by coronavirus rises to 132 as tourists leave China

BEIJING: Countries started to evacuate their residents from the hardest-hit Chinese city on Wednesday after an outbreak of a new virus that has killed 132 people and affected over 6,000 people on the mainland and worldwide. Four men with cough

Trouble increases as death toll hitting 106 by coronavirus in China

BEIJING: Casualties from a new viral disease that is causing an increasing global alarm jumped by 25 to at least 106 on Tuesday in China as the United States and other governments planned to travel their people out of the