Coronavirus lockdown

Ten states showing upward trajectory of daily new Covid-19 cases

India registered a record single-day spike of 1,26,789 new coronavirus infections pushing the nationwide COVID-19 tally of cases to 1,29,28,574, according to the ministry data.

published on : 8th April 2021

Happy Monday: England embarks on major easing of lockdown

Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged the public to remain cautious and not to mix indoors. A “fresh air” public information campaign is launching warning against the dangers of gathering indoors.

published on : 29th March 2021

Maharashtra CM mulling lockdown with 'minimum impact on economy'

In a meeting held with the CM, Health Minister Rajesh Tope and other officials, members of the task force expressed apprehension that the state might report 40,000 fresh cases in next 24 hours.

published on : 28th March 2021

Health Minister Satyendar Jain rules out COVID 'lockdown' in Delhi

Delhi Health Minister Satyendar Jain said there was a logic behind the lockdown enforced earlier as nobody knew then how the coronavirus propagates.

published on : 27th March 2021

Finished 'neend ka quota' during lockdown: Prateik Babbar

Bollywood actor Prateik Babbar recently finished shooting Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming film 'India Lockdown'.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Spicejet's honour leaves 'Saviour' Sonu Sood touched and nostalgic

During the lockdown, Sood helped thousands of migrant labourers reach home, paid the loans of farmers and tackled various other problems.

published on : 20th March 2021

New Zealand city Auckland going into three-day lockdown after COVID-19 case found

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced the move Sunday evening after an urgent meeting with other top lawmakers in the Cabinet.

published on : 14th February 2021

UK tightens overseas travel rules, warns holidaymakers of fines

All outbound and inbound passengers will be expected to justify their reasons for travel as part of measures to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission.

published on : 28th January 2021

Teacher ensures access to virtual learning in Maharashtra village

For Pentu Maisanwad, a teacher at a government-run school in the dusty hamlet of Dahifal Bhogane in Partur tehsil, the challenge was to get his students access to proper devices and internet.

published on : 8th January 2021

Self-harm rises in Greek migrant camps amid lockdown: Study

As of the end of October, 41 percent had reported symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder, 35 percent reported suicidal thoughts and 18 percent reported having attempted to take their own lives.

published on : 17th December 2020

Oil-rich Kuwait faces reckoning as debt crisis looms

This fall, the ratings agency Moody’s downgraded Kuwait for the first time in its history.

published on : 24th November 2020

Mask has more benefits than COVID-19 lockdown, says Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain

The positivity rate in Delhi also jumped to 9.55 per cent on October 29 as the infection tally mounted to 3.75 lakh.

published on : 31st October 2020

Automaker Daimler rebounds after lockdowns, raises outlook

The company now expects full-year operating earnings to equal those from 2019, before the virus. Previously it said it expected to make a profit below last year's.

published on : 23rd October 2020

Imposing coronavirus lockdown unconstitutional: Donald Trump

Trump was briefly forced to pause his re-election campaign after he tested positive for COVID-19 and he returned to the campaign trail from the battleground State of Florida on Monday.

published on : 16th October 2020

European Union countries adopt common travel guidelines amid pandemic

The 27 member states agreed on a common approach to travel restrictions and testing to help citizens and workers get more clarity on how they can transit across the continent.

published on : 13th October 2020
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