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.
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.
The shallow 6.9-magnitude quake on Sunday levelled tens of thousands of homes, mosques and businesses across Lombok.
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.
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.
The tremor hit the Iranian province of Kermanshah where an earthquake killed 620 people in November, Iranian state TV said.
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.
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 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.