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India announces major easing of coronavirus lockdown (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 30/05/2020 19:00:00

The guidelines will come into effect from June 1, 2020 and will be effective till June 30, 2020.

Reopening responsibly: India announces major easing of coronavirus lockdown (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 30/05/2020 19:00:00

The guidelines will come into effect from June 1, 2020 and will be effective till June 30, 2020.

India suffers its worst daily rise in coronavirus cases (source — ) 30/05/2020 17:09:42

The new spike has brought India's numbers up to surpass China a day before the country is set to come out of lockdown. The government is expected to issues new guidelines this weekend.

Millions of 'voracious' locusts devastate India in worst plague in THREE decades - WATCH (source — feedproxy.google.com) 30/05/2020 11:47:00

INDIA has been dealt another "hard blow" amid the coronavirus crisis as huge swarms of "voracious" locusts descend onto the country and threaten to "ruin" harvests and livelihoods.

Coronavirus Catch Up: Scientists Warn Virus Spreading 'Too Fast' To Lift Lockdown (source — www.huffingtonpost.co.uk) 30/05/2020 11:42:44

Get the latest on coronavirus. Sign up to the Daily Brief for news, explainers, how-tos, opinion and more.Leading scientists advising the government on lockdown strategy have warned that the virus is ...

India's foreign ministry asks officials to quarantine after two positive for coronavirus (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 30/05/2020 11:35:10

It was not immediately clear how many officials have been asked to self quarantine.

Indian-origin doctor working on Covid-19 frontline found dead in UK hotel (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 30/05/2020 11:27:08

Rajesh Gupta, who studied in Jammu before moving to the UK, is survived by his wife and a young son.

Covid-19: With highest spike of 7,964 in last 24 hours, India's tally reaches 1,73,763 (source — www.khaleejtimes.com) 30/05/2020 10:27:33

With as many as 265 deaths reported in the last 24 hours, the death toll due to the virus now stands at 4,971.

Monkeys attack, steal COVID samples (source — www.news.com.au) 30/05/2020 09:31:00

A troop of monkeys in India has attacked a medical official and snatched away blood samples of patients who had tested positive for coronavirus.

Global report: new clues about role of pangolins in Covid-19 as US severs ties with WHO (source — www.theguardian.com) 30/05/2020 08:39:21

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