COVID19 – The News Insight https://enewsinsight.com English Fortnightly. Daily Epaper. 100-Word Edit. Fact Check. Voice of Social Media. Mon, 18 May 2020 14:42:04 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.1 https://enewsinsight.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/cropped-TNI-32x32.png COVID19 – The News Insight https://enewsinsight.com 32 32 TNI Evening News Headlines โ€“ May 18, 2020 https://enewsinsight.com/tni-evening-news-headlines-may-18-2020/ Mon, 18 May 2020 14:07:28 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=29342

* Odisha Govt allows movement of Private Vehicles, Taxis, Cabs, Official Vehicles within the State with proper Social Distancing norms. * 20 more COVID19 positive cases found in Jagatsinghpur District – 19 are from Naugaon and 1 from Kujanga. All are in quarantine; being shifted to COVID Hospital. * Odisha Govt to bear the cost […]

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* Odisha Govt allows movement of Private Vehicles, Taxis, Cabs, Official Vehicles within the State with proper Social Distancing norms.

* 20 more COVID19 positive cases found in Jagatsinghpur District – 19 are from Naugaon and 1 from Kujanga. All are in quarantine; being shifted to COVID Hospital.

* Odisha Govt to bear the cost of the train tickets of the #MigrantWorkers returning from other States if the sending States do not. The train ticket cost will be adjusted against quarantine incentive of the returnees.

* Super cyclone Amphan: Kendrapara, Jajpur, Bhadrak, Keonjhar, Balasore & Mayurbhanj to witness heavy rainfall from May 20- May 21.

* Evacuation of people from vulnerable areas has started, Dist admin targets to complete all evacuation work by tomorrow afternoon.

* Fire Service Teams prepositioned in different blocks in costal Odisha to assist in rescue and restoration works.

* Patitapabana Bana snaps off atop Puri Jagannath Temple due to strong wind. Servitor fixes a new ‘Patitapabana Bana’ atop Puri Srimandir.

* Odisha Govt will bear the cost of the train tickets of the Migrant Workers returning from other States if the sending States do not. The train ticket cost will be adjusted against quarantine incentive of the returnees.

* Out of 876 COVID19 +VE cases in Odisha, 754 were already under quarantine: Chief Secretary Asit Kumar Tripathy.

* Odisha & West Bengal will be most affected due to super cyclonic storm ‘AMPHAN’. 13 NDRF team to Odisha & 17 teams deployed in WB respectively: SN Pradhan, DG NDRF.

* PM Narendra Modi chaired a high-level meeting to review the response measures as well as the evacuation plan against cyclone โ€˜Amphanโ€™.

* Cycle AMPHAN: 25 NDRF teams have been deployed on the ground while 12 others are ready in reserve. 24 other NDRF teams are also on standby: PMO.

* Death toll in Auraiya road accident in UP rises to 27.

* 62 countries, including India join hands in an international forum for the sole purpose of investigating the origin of the novel coronavirus and WHO’s response to the catastrophe.

* A total of 2,715 COVID-19 patients are cured in last 24 hours; recovery rate stands at 38.29%.

* Indian Air Force to acquire 450 fighter aircraft in future: Air Force Chief.

* Uttar Pradesh Govt accepts Priyanka Gandhi Vadraโ€™s offer of 1,000 Buses to ferry Migrant Workers ; seeks list of Drivers and Conductors to be engaged in this work.

* 10,054 cases have been reported in Delhi till date. 4,485 persons have been cured/discharged and 160 people have died due to COVID19 till now: Delhi Govt.

* 50 people to be allowed in marriage functions; 20 people can attend funerals: Delhi CM.

* After Zomato Swiggy sacks 1,100 employees.

* China tightens control over Galwan valley, accuses India of trespassing.

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TNI Afternoon News Headlines โ€“ May 11, 2020 https://enewsinsight.com/tni-afternoon-news-headlines-may-11-2020/ Mon, 11 May 2020 09:57:27 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=28978

* Evaluation of Matric Exam answer sheets to start from May 20 at 60 centres; 6000 more evaluators have been appointed. * Met Dept warns of rain, lightning in Kandhamal, Gajapati, Malkangiri, Sundergarh, Nuapada, and Nabarangpur between 3:30 PM and 6:30 PM today. * Home Ministry directs States and UTs to open all private clinics, […]

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* Evaluation of Matric Exam answer sheets to start from May 20 at 60 centres; 6000 more evaluators have been appointed.

* Met Dept warns of rain, lightning in Kandhamal, Gajapati, Malkangiri, Sundergarh, Nuapada, and Nabarangpur between 3:30 PM and 6:30 PM today.

* Home Ministry directs States and UTs to open all private clinics, nursing homes & labs.

* Till now, 15 police personnel have tested positive for Coronavirus in Bihar.

* Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 5th video conference meeting with Chief Ministers, begins.

* BSF jawan killed, another injured in alleged fratricide incident in Manipur.

* Shramik special trains allowed upto 3 stoppages in destination state, run with full capacity of around 1,700 instead of 1,200.

* MHA issues SOP for movement of persons by train, states, “Only those with confirmed e-tickets shall be allowed to enter the station.

* Vande Bharat Mission: 118 people stranded in USA land in Hyderabad.

* Vande Bharat Mission: Special Air India flights bring many stranded Indians back home from United States, United Kingdom, Philippines and Saudi Arabia during last few hours, passengers are showing wearing face shields while coming back to India.

* All train passengers to be compulsorily screened; only asymptomatic passengers to be allowed to travel.

* There will be no increase in lease rent for the Special Economic Zone (SEZ) units for the financial year 2020-21.

* Number of COVID-19 active cases stands at 1566 in Rajasthan.

* Aarogya Setu data only shared with government officials directly involved in COVID-19 interventions, “highly encrypted” says Niti Aayog CEO.

* No death due to COVID19 in Delhi in last 24 hours. Total number of positive cases rises to 7233. The death toll stands at 73.

* SC extends protection granted to the petitioner, Arnab Goswami on April 24, 2020; reserves its order.

* Delhi government decides to provide another financial assistance of Rs 5,000 to construction workers.

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Odisha reports 1st Coronavirus Death; 72-year-old Man Dies https://enewsinsight.com/odisha-reports-1st-coronavirus-death-72-year-old-man-dies/ Tue, 07 Apr 2020 08:39:07 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=27367 Coronavirus Updates

TNI Bureau: According to State Health Department, a 72-year-old male from Jharpada area in Bhubaneswar, dies of COVID-19 – 1st Coronavirus death in Odisha. He was admitted to AIIMS Bhubaneswar on 4th April with complaint of respiratory distress. He had history of chronic hypertension. He expired on 6th April and tested positive for COVID-19, as […]

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Coronavirus Updates

TNI Bureau: According to State Health Department, a 72-year-old male from Jharpada area in Bhubaneswar, dies of COVID-19 – 1st Coronavirus death in Odisha.

He was admitted to AIIMS Bhubaneswar on 4th April with complaint of respiratory distress. He had history of chronic hypertension. He expired on 6th April and tested positive for COVID-19, as tweeted by the Health Department.

Contact tracing and containment is ongoing.

Earlier, a 45-year-old man in Madhusudan Nagar, Unit-4 in Bhubaneswar, tested positive for COVID-19. The number of +ve cases in Odisha has gone up to 42.

Another COVID-19 +ve Patient in Bhubaneswar; Odisha Tally 41

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Railways converting Coaches into Isolation Wards to fight COVID-19 https://enewsinsight.com/railways-converting-coaches-into-isolation-wards-fight-covid19/ Sat, 28 Mar 2020 08:09:57 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26698 Railways Isolation Wards

TNI Bureau: The Indian Railways responded to the SOS of PM Narendra Modi to start preparations for converting its Coaches into #COVID19 Isolation Wards to face any situation that arises in future. The move is aimed at ensuring healthcare access in remote areas in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. The Northern Railways has already manufactured […]

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Railways Isolation Wards

TNI Bureau: The Indian Railways responded to the SOS of PM Narendra Modi to start preparations for converting its Coaches into #COVID19 Isolation Wards to face any situation that arises in future.

The move is aimed at ensuring healthcare access in remote areas in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Northern Railways has already manufactured the first prototype of isolation wards. Once finalised, every Railway Zone will produce a rake of 10 coaches every week. Some exclusive images of such wards have been received from Assam too.

Some modifications are being made in the existing Coaches such as removing the side partition next to the main door on each end, converting one Indian toilet on each side into a bathing room, removing middle berths, etc.

Extra bottle holders will be provided for holding medical equipment. Plastic curtains in each cabin will be added to ensure isolation. All ladders for climbing up to the middle and upper berths, will be removed.


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WATCH: Odisha enforces Social Distancing Measures https://enewsinsight.com/watch-odisha-enforces-social-distancing-measures/ Fri, 27 Mar 2020 12:15:28 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26636

TNI Bureau:ย  As we can see reports coming from various districts of the state, the authorities are effectively enforcing social distancing measures, leaving no chances to combat COVID19 outbreak. Whether District Administrations in Ganjam and Puri or any other parts of the State including Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Bolangir, Sundargarh, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Balasore, Khurda, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, […]

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TNI Bureau:ย  As we can see reports coming from various districts of the state, the authorities are effectively enforcing social distancing measures, leaving no chances to combat COVID19 outbreak.

Whether District Administrations in Ganjam and Puri or any other parts of the State including Mayurbhanj, Keonjhar, Bolangir, Sundargarh, Kalahandi, Nabarangpur, Balasore, Khurda, Bhadrak, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Dhenkanal and Koraput, the authorities with the help of police officials.

The videos and photos below have strengthed the belief that if we enforce and adhere to social distancing norms strictly, we can definitely fight the Coronavirus menace. The battle has just begun.

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Fact Check: Audio Clip on COVID-19 Cases in Nagpur is FAKE https://enewsinsight.com/fact-check-audio-clip-on-covid-19-cases-in-nagpur-is-fake/ Fri, 27 Mar 2020 03:26:01 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26589 Audio-Clip

TNI Bureau: An audio clip is being circulated on social media claiming that Nagpur has reported 59 positive coronavirus cases including 3 doctors. The person in the audio also quotes Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to substantiate his claims. The Press Information Bureau (PIB) Fact Check team has confirmed that the viral audio is fake and […]

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TNI Bureau: An audio clip is being circulated on social media claiming that Nagpur has reported 59 positive coronavirus cases including 3 doctors. The person in the audio also quotes Union Minister Nitin Gadkari to substantiate his claims.

The Press Information Bureau (PIB) Fact Check team has confirmed that the viral audio is fake and baseless. They have urged people not to forward such fake audio clips.

3 people have been arrested in connection with the circulation of the fake audio clip on social media, confirms Nagpur Police Commissioner BK Upadhyay.

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COVID-19 Death Toll rises to 8,215 in Italy; 80,589 Infected https://enewsinsight.com/covid-19-death-toll-rises-to-8215-in-italy-80589-infected/ Thu, 26 Mar 2020 17:28:45 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26574 Coronavirus

TNI Bureau: Italy continues to bleed due to Coronavirus Pandemic. 712 new deaths have been reported from the country today, taking the COVID-19 death toll to 8,215. Italy also reported 6,203 new cases. The number of positive cases has now gone up to 80,589. Coronavirus death toll in Spain has climbed to 4,145 with 498 […]

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TNI Bureau: Italy continues to bleed due to Coronavirus Pandemic. 712 new deaths have been reported from the country today, taking the COVID-19 death toll to 8,215.

Italy also reported 6,203 new cases. The number of positive cases has now gone up to 80,589. Coronavirus death toll in Spain has climbed to 4,145 with 498 deaths so far today.

Global Coronavirus death toll has now topped 23,000.

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Delhi Mohalla Clinic Doctor tests positive for COVID-19; 800 people quarantined https://enewsinsight.com/delhi-mohalla-clinic-doctor-tests-positive-for-covid-19-800-people-quarantined/ Thu, 26 Mar 2020 06:02:31 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26518

TNI Bureau:ย  A Mohalla Clinic Doctor in Delhi and his family wife and daughter) tested positive for CoronaVirus. They had come in contact with a woman on March 12. The woman had returned from Dubai, Saudi Arabia. A total of 800 people who came in contact with the Mohalla Clinic Doctor have been quarantined for […]

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TNI Bureau:ย  A Mohalla Clinic Doctor in Delhi and his family wife and daughter) tested positive for CoronaVirus. They had come in contact with a woman on March 12. The woman had returned from Dubai, Saudi Arabia.

A total of 800 people who came in contact with the Mohalla Clinic Doctor have been quarantined for 14 days, confirmed Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain.

The number of #COVID19 cases in Delhi has risen to 36.

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Coronavirus Death Toll in USA tops 1000 https://enewsinsight.com/coronavirus-death-toll-in-usa-tops-1000/ Thu, 26 Mar 2020 05:40:40 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26513 Coronavirus Death Toll in USA

TNI Bureau: While the global CoronaVirus death toll has crossed 21,000, the United States of America (USA) has reported 1,041 deaths so far. The USA reported 13,812 new cases of coronavirus and 245 new deaths in the last 24 hours. The country now has 68,421 COVID-19 positive cases and 1,041 deaths. CoronaVirus Positive Cases in […]

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Coronavirus Death Toll in USA

TNI Bureau: While the global CoronaVirus death toll has crossed 21,000, the United States of America (USA) has reported 1,041 deaths so far.

The USA reported 13,812 new cases of coronavirus and 245 new deaths in the last 24 hours. The country now has 68,421 COVID-19 positive cases and 1,041 deaths.

CoronaVirus Positive Cases in USA:

New York: 32,966
New Jersey: 4,402
California: 3,154
Washington: 2,588
Michigan: 2,295
Florida: 1,977
Illinois: 1,865
Massachusetts: 1,838
Louisiana: 1,795
Georgia: 1,387
Texas: 1,155
Pennsylvania: 1,127
Colorado: 1,086
Tennessee: 906
Connecticut: 875

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Global Corona Update: Italy Death Toll 7503; Global Toll 20,500 https://enewsinsight.com/global-corona-update-italy-death-toll-7503-global-toll-20500/ Wed, 25 Mar 2020 17:28:12 +0000 https://enewsinsight.com/?p=26496 corona virus updates

TNI Bureau: There is no respite for people of Italy, as 683 new deaths were reported today across the country. The death toll in Italy has now gone up to 7,503, while global death toll has crossed 20,000 to reach 20,519. Italy also reported 5,210 new Coronavirus cases today, taking the number of positive cases […]

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TNI Bureau: There is no respite for people of Italy, as 683 new deaths were reported today across the country. The death toll in Italy has now gone up to 7,503, while global death toll has crossed 20,000 to reach 20,519.

Italy also reported 5,210 new Coronavirus cases today, taking the number of positive cases in the country to 74,386. The European Nation is all set to overtake China, which has almost contained the COVID-19 outbreak with 81,218 positive cases till date.

Among other countries, Spain reported 443 new deaths and 5,552 positive cases. 143 new deaths and 2,206 cases were reported from Iran. Germany reported 27 new deaths and 2,749 cases.

The death toll in USA has gone up to 819, while positive cases in the country have risen to 60,653. 5,797 new cases have been reported in the last 24 hours.

Also Read: Global Corona Update: Spain overtakes China

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