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Never panic but don’t underestimate Covid-19, says recovered paediatric surgeon

Never panic but don’t underestimate Covid-19, says recovered paediatric surgeon

People should never panic about Covid-19, but must also not underestimate the disease and should follow all social distancing measures, a paediatric surgeon who recovered from Covid-19 recently told Gulf Times.

Series of quakes rocks Indonesia's Lombok, causing panic

Series of quakes rocks Indonesia's Lombok, causing panic

A series of quakes including a powerful 6.9 magnitude tremor struck the Indonesian holiday island of Lombok on Sunday, the US Geological Survey said.

Aftershocks rock Indonesia's Lombok as quake toll tops 300

Aftershocks rock Indonesia's Lombok as quake toll tops 300

The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on Sunday levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and businesses across Lombok.

Former Philippine leader warns against panic over dengue vaccine

Former Philippine leader warns against panic over dengue vaccine

Former Philippine President Benigno Aquino on Monday urged parents not to panic about an anti-dengue vaccine which has come under official scrutiny in the Philippines.

Global market panic recedes as Wall Street stems bleeding

Global market panic recedes as Wall Street stems bleeding

A collective sigh of relief swept across global trading floors on Tuesday as bargain hunters swooped on Wall Street stocks, stemming a haemorrhage that had been spreading panic among investors.

Earthquake hits Iran-Iraq border region, felt in Baghdad

Earthquake hits Iran-Iraq border region, felt in Baghdad

The tremor hit the Iranian province of Kermanshah where an earthquake killed 620 people in November, Iranian state TV said.

Pregnant woman dies in Iran quake panic

Pregnant woman dies in Iran quake panic

A pregnant woman died and nearly 100 people were injured as a 5.2 magnitude earthquake sparked panic in the Iranian capital and neighbouring areas late on Wednesday, officials said.

Rangers hunt 'man-eating' tiger in central India

Rangers hunt 'man-eating' tiger in central India

The two-year-old female tiger was initially captured in July after killing two villagers and injuring four others in Brahmapuri in Maharashtra state.

Injured tally from Turin stampede rises to 1,000: police

Injured tally from Turin stampede rises to 1,000: police

At least 1,000 people were injured, seven seriously, after a bomb scare triggered a stampede among Juventus fans assembled to watch the Champions League final in Turin, police said Sunday.

Fire breaks out for second time in a Najma compound

Fire breaks out for second time in a Najma compound

A fire that broke out in a compound in the city's Najma area created panic among the residents of the neighbourhood a little before noon.

Fire breaks out in Najma neighbourhood; children rescued

Fire breaks out in Najma neighbourhood; children rescued

Fire broke out in an old and small compound in Doha's Najma area, creating panic among the residents of the neighbourhood. No one was hurt. The incident was reported around 10.50am.