Are the COVID-19 figures in India correct?

Rediff.com
‘In our country, there is a lot of checks and balances, the figures cannot go wrong.’

‘Because they are being checked by not only the governments, but by doctors themselves.’

“The vaccine pipeline will take a long time. It will take almost one year,” Dr Randeep Guleria, director, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, tells Rediff.com Senior Contributor Sheela Bhatt in the…

COVID-19 case load in Florida is at 26,000

Captiva Sanibel.com
As of 11 a.m. Monday, there are 26,660 cases of the new coronavirus confirmed in Florida, an increase of 346 since FDOH’s last update Sunday evening.

The death toll increased by 15 overnight reported among Broward, Dade, Indian River and Sarasota counties.

A total of 266,853 individuals have been tested: 239,565 have tested negative, 628 tests were inconclusive and 1,104 tests are…

Japan automakers pump brakes on expansion worldwide

Nikkei Asian Review
TOKYO — Japanese automakers have put plant construction on hold around the world as the coronavirus outbreak spreads, reassessing plans to scale up capacity amid an increasingly clouded market outlook.

Toyota Motor and Mazda Motor recently informed officials in the U.S. state of Alabama that they will postpone the opening of a $1.6 billion joint venture plant there. The state’s…

Biahr government orders private medical units to resume service amid growing COVID-19 cases

The New Indian Express
All heads of private hospitals, clinics and other centres of diagnostic and pathological services were directed to ensure availability of all staffs and safety kits like PPEs masks.

PATNA: Now, resumptions of all medical services by private healthcare units in Bihar have become the need of hour amid growing number of COVID-19 infections in the…

Inspired by China, BMC plans three-storey pre-engineered building on Kasturba Hospital premises.

News on Projects
The city will get a brand new coronavirus isolation facility in the next three months. A three-storey building will be built inside the premises of the Kasturba Hospital, which is at the heart of the city’s battle against Covid-19.

The building will be erected using the Pre Engineered Building (PEB) technology, which means the parts of the building will be engineered at a factory and…