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The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 11.3 million, including more than 533,000 fatalities. More than 6,433,000 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this LIVE blog for the latest on coronavirus and its global economic fallout.

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New Delhi Updated on: July 05, 2020 22:10 IST
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The total number of global coronavirus cases has surpassed 11.3 million, including more than 533,000 fatalities. More than 6,433,000 patients are reported to have recovered. Follow this breaking news blog for live updates on coronavirus pandemic as it continues to pose a challenge for health workers and scientists who are in a race against time to produce a vaccine/medicine. IndiaTvNews.com brings you the economic fallout of the COVID-19 crisis that has resulted in job losses in millions and changing the way we work. Stay Home, Stay Safe, and Stay Informed as our team of dedicated editors/reporters bring you the latest news on coronavirus: 

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  • 9:08 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Haryana

    Haryana on Sunday reported five more coronavirus deaths, as 457 fresh cases raised the state's caseload to 17,005.

  • 8:57 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Uttarakhand

    Uttarakhand reported 31 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 3,124. Recovery rate among COVID-19 patients stands at 80.79%.

  • 8:35 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Maharashtra

    Maharashtra's COVID-19 tally rose to 2,06,619 on Sunday with the single-day spike of 6,555 new cases on Sunday, the state health department said. With the death of 151 more patients, the state's fatality count rose to 8,822, it said.

    A total of 3,658 patients were discharged from hospitals post recovery, which took the number of recovered persons to 1,11,740 so far, the department said in a statement.

    There are 86,057 active cases in the state at present.

    So far, 11,12,442 people have been tested across the state, it said.

  • 8:10 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Madhya Pradesh

    Madhya Pradesh on Sunday recorded its highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases as 326 people tested positive for novel coronavirus, taking the state's count to 14,930, an official said.

  • 7:54 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Nagaland

    Nagaland reported 28 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, taking the northeast state's tally to 590, a health department bulletin said. Of the total 590 COVID-19 cases, 359 are active while 231 people have recovered from the disease.

  • 7:32 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Schools to reopen in Sri Lanka from Monday after over-3 month long COVID-19 lockdown

    Sri Lanka will re-open its schools in a phased manner from Monday after keeping them closed for 115 days due to the lockdown imposed in the country to contain the spread of the coronavirus, the Ministry of Education said on Sunday.

  • 7:19 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Uttar Pradesh

    Uttar Pradesh recorded the highest single-day jump of 1,153 coronavirus cases on Sunday, pushing the infection tally to 27,707, while the death toll in the state reached 785 with 12 fresh fatalities, officials said. A total of 18,761 COVID-19 patients have recovered and discharged from hospitals, Additional Chief Secretary (Home and Information) Awanish Awasthi said.

    There are now 8,161 active cases in the state, he added.

    As many as 29,117 samples were tested for coronavirus on Friday, Awasthi said

  • 6:00 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Over 3,000 beds reserved in Bengaluru hospitals to treat coronavirus patients

    Amid the rising COVID-19 cases in Bengaluru, over 3,000 beds in private hospitals have been reserved for treating patients while a 10,100-bed coronavirus care centre, the biggest in the country, has been set up, authorities said on Sunday.

  • 5:53 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates in Nepal

    Nepal on Sunday reported 293 new coronavirus cases, taking its total count to 15,784, according to the Ministry of Health and Population which said the country has achieved 41 per cent recovery rate.

  • 5:18 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Andhra Pradesh

    Andhra Pradesh recorded a new single day high of 998 fresh COVID-19 cases on Sunday taking the overall tally to 18,697 even as the state crossed the one million mark in the number of samples tested.

  • 5:07 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Arunachal Pradesh

    At least seven more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in Arunachal Pradesh, raising the total tally in the state to 259, a senior health department official said on Sunday.

  • 4:40 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Devendra Fadnavis expresses worry over COVID-19 case surge in KDMC area

    Senior BJP leader Devendra Fadnavis on Sunday expressed concern over the surge in COVID-19 cases in Kalyan-Dombivali belt in Thane district, part of the Mumbai Metropolitan Region which has seen spurt in new infections.

    After reviewing healthcare facilities in the area, the Leader of Opposition in the state Legislative Assembly asked the state government to provide additional health workers in the area if needed.

  • 4:31 PM (IST) Posted by Rashi Hardaha

    Coronavirus updates from Singapore

    Singapore has recorded 136 new COVID-19 cases, mostly foreign workers living in dormitories, taking the total number of coronavirus infections in the country to 44,800, according to the health ministry.

  • 3:38 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    We are targeting early 2021 launch of coronavirus vaccine: Zydus Cadila Chairman Pankaj Patel

    Zydus Cadila Chairman Pankaj Patel said: "We are targeting early 2021 launch of coronavirus vaccine.Vaccine launch is not commercial. We need it one as country needs it."

  • 3:11 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria in conversation with India TV over COVID-19 situation | HIGHLIGHTS

    AIIMS Director Dr. Randeep Guleria in conversation with India TV over COVID-19 situation | HIGHLIGHTS

    • COVID-19 vaccine can be available by December-end. It's difficult to manufacture it by August 15.
    • Critical patients will be taken into consideration first while giving vaccines.
    • Availability of vaccination for everyone may take 1-2 years. 
    • Coronavirus is different than other viruses. We don't know if it will mutate or not in the future. 
    • The dose calculation for vaccine is tested in labs first and then on humans. We also check if it has any side-effects or not. 
    • The trial vaccines are first tested on healthy patients and then on critical patients. 
  • 1:41 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Odisha's COVID-19 tally crosses 9,000-mark, death toll rises to 36

    Odisha's COVID-19 tally on Sunday crossed the 9,000 mark with 469 fresh cases, while two more fatalities due to the infection pushed the death toll to 36

  • 12:56 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Shah, Rajnath visit newly-created 1,000-bed COVID-19 hospital

    Home Minister Amit Shah and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh visited a newly-created temporary hospital with 1,000 beds, including 250 in the ICU, which will treat COVID-19 patients, here on Sunday

  • 12:55 PM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    43 new COVID-19 cases in Puducherry takes tally to 946

    Forty-three new COVID-19 cases were reported in the Union Territory, taking the infection tally to 946 on Sunday, while the death toll remained at 14

  • 11:33 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal receives heavy rainfall

    Madhya Pradesh's Bhopal receives heavy rainfall

  • 11:17 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Fire breaks out at multi-storey building in Kolkata

    A fire broke out at a godown packed with plastic items on the second floor of a multi-storey building in Burrabazar area of the city on Sunday.

  • 11:10 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Coronavirus updates from Rajasthan

    Rajasthan reports 224 fresh COVID-19 positive cases and 6 deaths today. The total number of cases rise to 19756 including 3640 active cases and 453 deaths.

  • 9:55 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Coronavirus cases in India

    India reports the highest single-day spike of 24,850 new COVID19 cases and 613 deaths in the last 24 hours. Positive cases stand at 6,73,165 including 2,44,814 active cases, 4,09,083 cured/discharged/migrated and 19,268 deaths

  • 9:54 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    LG Anil Baijal visits the 10,000 bedded Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre

    LG Anil Baijal visits the 10,000 bedded Sardar Patel COVID Care Centre and Hospital at Radha Soami Beas in Chattarpur.

  • 9:26 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    2,48,934 samples were tested yesterday: ICMR

    The total number of samples tested up to July 4 is 97,89,066 of which 2,48,934 samples were tested yesterday: Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

  • 8:45 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    I am running for president of the United States, announces rapper Kanye West

    Rapper Kanye West on Saturday announced on Twitter that he is running for US presidential elections.

  • 8:24 AM (IST) Posted by Priya Jaiswal

    Car of Delhi BJP JJ Cell in-charge stolen

    The car of Delhi BJP's JJ Cell in-charge Neeraj Tiwari was stolen from outside his house in south Delhi's Jor Bagh area, police said on Saturday. The incident took place on Friday morning and was captured in a CCTV camera, they added.

    Tiwari said his car was stolen from outside his residence. In the CCTV footage, two people can be seen approaching the four-wheeler and later, fleeing with it. A senior police officer said a case was registered and an investigation underway.

  • 8:22 AM (IST) Posted by Sidhant Mamtany

    Lunar Eclipse to begin shorlty | Live Updates

    The final lunar eclipse of the ongoing cycle will start in about 10 mins time. Follow all the live updates here

  • 8:01 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Swami Ramdev LIVE: Yoga lessons to improve immunity

    Yoga guru Swami Ramdev to reveal yoga lessons and tips to improve immunity | Watch Now

  • 7:46 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Kanye West Announces 2020 American Presidential Run

    Kanye West has announced that he's running for president of the United States, with just four months until election day.

  • 7:31 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    First aarti of Amarnath Yatra to be performed today on Ashaad Purnima

    On the occasion of Ashaad Purnima, the first aarti of Amarnath yatra 2020 will be held at the holy Amarnath cave today. Jammu Kashmir LG G C Murmu will be present inside the holy cave with few other officials and the pujari. Keeping the coronavirus situation in mind, no pilgrim will be allowed from any route, for public yatra dates will be announced later. According to India TV sources, the Amarnath yatra will commence from July 21 yatra for the public.

  • 6:58 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Bahuda Rath Yatra conlcuded on Saturday, marking the end of the 13-day long Rath Yartra

    Bahuda Rath Yatra conlcuded yesterday, marking the end of the 13-day long Rath Yartra. Only those servitors who had tested negative for COVID-19 were allowed to pull the chariots. 

  • 6:56 AM (IST) Posted by Sushmita Panda

    Morning Brief: COVID-19 cases cross 11 million, death toll crosses 5.33 lakh

    Hello and welcome to today's live coverage of coronavirus news in India and across the world, with me, Sushmita Panda and my colleagues Himanshu Shekhar, Shashwat  Bhandari, Vani Mehrotra, Priya Jaiswal,  Sidhant Mamtany and Rashi Hardaha. You can get in touch with us directly on twitter​​ ​​@sushmitapanda@himaanshus@ShashBhandari​ @vani_mehrotra​ @priyajais@SidMamtany, and  @rashihardaha for news, tips, photos, questions and comments. Stay tuned to Indiatvnews.com (@indiatvnews) for all the latest updates on what's happening around the world. 

    Here's a quick overview: 

    The total number of global cases has surpassed 11.3 million, including more than 533,000 fatalities. More than 6,433,000 patients are reported to have recovered.

    Total positive cases country-wise:

    USA -2,837,189
    Brazil -1,501,353
    Russia- 661,165
    India- 627,168
    Spain- 297,183

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