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    West Bengal announces lockdown

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:20am on March 23, 2020

    The West Bengal government, on Saturday, ordered shutting down of all restaurants, pubs, bars, clubs, nightclubs, hookah bars, massage parlours, amusement parks, museums and zoos...

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    KSA bans prayers at Makkah, Madinah over coronavirus fears

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:01am on March 21, 2020

    Saudi Arabia suspended the holding of daily prayers and the weekly Friday prayers inside and outside the walls of the two mosques in Makkah and...

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    Huge anti-CAA protest in Chennai

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:15am on March 20, 2020

    Defying government advisories to avoid large gatherings as precaution against coronavirus, more than 5,000 people took to the streets in Chennai on Wednesday in protest...

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    Suspected coronavirus patient commits suicide in India

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:06am on March 20, 2020

    A suspected coronavirus patient has committed suicide at Safdarjung Hospital in Delhi, reports India Today. The 35-year-old deceased jumped off the 7th floor of the...

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    US imposes new sanctions on Iran amid coronavirus damage

    New Age Desk | Updated at 10:59pm on March 19, 2020

    The US imposed fresh sanctions on Iran on Wednesday and called on the state terror sponsor to release detained Americans after new rocket attacks were...

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    WHO urges urgent, aggressive actions in SE Asia

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:01am on March 18, 2020

    With more than 480 confirmed cases and at least eight deaths reported from South East Asia, the World Health Organisation on Tuesday called for an...

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    Australian scientists map how immune system fights virus

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:04am on March 18, 2020

    Scientists in Australia say they have identified how the body’s immune system fights the Covid-19 virus, reports BBConline. Their research, published in Nature Medicine journal...

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    Italians over 80 ‘will be left to die’ as country overwhelmed by coronavirus

    New Age Desk | Updated at 11:43pm on March 16, 2020

    Coronavirus victims in Italy will be denied access to intensive care if they are aged 80 or more or in poor health should pressure on...

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    West Bengal, Goa shut all schools, colleges till Mar 31

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:08am on March 15, 2020

    The West Bengal and Goa government on Saturday shut all educational institutions from March 16 to 31 as part of precautionary measures to check the...

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    Meghan surprises schoolchildren

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:06am on March 09, 2020

    Meghan Markel surprised an entire school of children to mark International Women’s Day - although she didn’t realise her visit was unexpected, BBConline. Ahead of...