72-year-old Indian elephant euthanized at the Smithsonian National Zoo in Washington

Washington [US], Mar 29 (ANI): The Smithsonian's National Zoo community is mourning the loss of Ambika, the beloved eldest member of its Asian elephant herd....

US confirms over 121,000 COVID-19 cases, toll surpasses 2,000

Washington [US], Mar 29 (Sputnik/ANI): There are now more than 121,100 coronavirus cases in the United States and the death toll from COVID-19 in the...

US provides $2.9 million to help India fight COVID-19

Washington [US], Mar 29 (ANI): The United States has announced financial assistance of 274 million US Dollars to 64 countries including 2.9 million US Dollars...

Several medical schools in US considering early graduation for senior students to...

Washington D.C. [US], Mar 28 (ANI): As the number of coronavirus cases in the country continues to surge, medical schools across the US are considering...

Pakistan losing precious time to act decisively on Covid-19 outbreak

Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 28 (ANI): As COVID-19 positive cases continue to surge across Pakistan infecting nearly 1,400 people and killing 11 so far, a...

FDA warns against fraudulent coronavirus tests, vaccines, treatments

Washington DC (USA), Mar 28: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on Friday warned Americans to guard against fraudulent coronavirus tests, vaccines, treatments.

Disney parks in U.S. to remain closed "until further notice" amid COVID-19...

Los Angeles (USA), Mar 28: The Walt Disney Co. announced Friday that its theme park resorts in Florida and California will remain closed indefinitely "until...

NPT Review Conference to be postponed owing to COVID-19: UN

New York (USA), Mar 28: The 2020 Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) Review Conference will be postponed, possibly by a year, as a result of the...

Trump signs USD 2.2 trillion coronavirus relief plan

Washington DC [USA], Mar 28 (ANI): US President Donald Trump on Friday signed into law a USD 2.2 trillion economic rescue package to combat the...

COVID-19: Indian-Americans offer free accommodation to stranded Indian students

Washington DC [USA], Mar 28 (ANI): The Indian-American community is giving some ray of hope to the Indian students who are stranded in the United...

Risking lives of millions, Pak spreading coronavirus in Islamic countries

Islamabad [Pakistan], Mar 28 (ANI): Pakistan which has coronavirus trajectory worse than Italy's, and a deteriorated healthcare setup, has risked millions of lives recently by...

Brazil to provide financial aid to small businesses

Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Mar 28: The Brazilian government announced on Friday a 40-billion-real (8-billion-U.S.-dollar) financial aid for small and medium-sized companies amid the COVID-19...

US coronavirus cases surpass those in China

Washington DC (USA), Mar 28: The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in the United States has exceeded 85,000, surpassing the figure in China.

What countries have not declared any known cases of coronavirus

Washington (USA) March 28: The coronavirus, officially termed COVID-19, continues to permeate the globe at an exponential rate, with countries large and small documenting new...

Hundreds dead in Iran after consuming methanol thinking it was coronavirus protection

Washington (USA) March 28: More than 300 people have died and a further 1,000 have fallen ill in Iran after consuming methanol in the belief...

Obama admin repeatedly sought millions in CDC funding cuts, despite Biden's attacks...

Washington (USA) March 28: The Obama administration repeatedly sought to cut hundreds of millions of dollars in funding to the Centers for Disease Control and...

NYPD confirms second death due to coronavirus

New York (USA) March 28: The New York City Police Department lost its second worker to the coronavirus pandemic, the department announced Friday.

Nashville woman, 21, regrets coronavirus video after falling ill herself: report

Tennessee (USA) March 28: Coronavirus was something that happened to other people, a 21-year-old Nashville, Tenn., woman said recently in a video to her followers...

How long will coronavirus last in the US?

Washington (USA) March 28: Life in the United States has been completely upended by the coronavirus pandemic, leaving people trapped in their homes and others...

Trump invokes Defense Production Act to force GM to make ventilators after...

Washington (USA) March 28: President Trump said Friday that he had directed Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar to require General Motors to begin...

Hillary Clinton under fire for joke about US leading in virus cases:...

Washington (USA) March 28: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton was blasted on social media Friday for her swipe against President Trump amid the growing...

WHO chief's questionable past comes into focus following coronavirus response

Washington (USA) March 28: The head of the World Health Organization, in charge of making life or death decisions on a grand scale, has been...

COVID-19: Trump invokes Defense Production Act to compel GM to make ventilators

Washington [US], Mar 28 (ANI): US President Donald Trump invoked the Defense Production Act on Friday (local times) that enables him to compel General Motors...

Coronavirus cases in US cross 100,000 mark

Washington [US], Mar 28 (ANI) The number of coronavirus cases within the United States has now crossed the 100,000 mark, the Johns Hopkins University real-time...

COVID-19 cases rise to 93,000 in US

Washington [US], Mar 28 (Sputnik/ANI): The United States has almost 93,000 confirmed coronavirus cases with 1,380 deaths of the disease, Johns Hopkins University revealed on...

US house passes USD 2 trillion coronavirus rescue package

Washington [US], Mar 28 (Sputnik/ANI): The US House of Representatives on Friday passed a USD 2 trillion coronavirus (COVID-19) rescue package, which will head to...

Powell says Fed still has lots of scope

Washington DC (USA), Mar 27: The head of the US central bank is promising to continue efforts to ease the pain the pandemic is inflicting...