Covid crisis

US national debt skyrockets, surpasses USD 30 trillion for first time

Government borrowing accelerated during the COVID-19 pandemic as Washington spent aggressively to cushion the economic blow from the crisis.

published on : 2nd February 2022

Europe's COVID crisis pits vaccinated against unvaccinated

Governments desperate to shield overburdened healthcare systems are imposing rules that limit choices for the unvaccinated.

published on : 20th November 2021

Europe's COVID crisis pits vaccinated against unvaccinated

While Austria so far stands alone in the European Union in making vaccinations mandatory, more and more governments are clamping down.

published on : 20th November 2021

45 per cent Bihar migrants hit by COVID-19 lockdown were SC/STs

UoH conducts study based on data collected from 100 Bihari migrant workers who had left Hyd during lockdown

published on : 23rd October 2021

India sends 150 tonnes of oxygen to Sri Lanka to help it tackle coronavirus surge

Indian naval ship Shakti in August delivered 100 tonnes of liquid medical oxygen to Sri Lanka to help the island nation.

published on : 4th September 2021

US Vice President Kamal Harris shifts focus to pandemic response in hard-hit Vietnam

The more infectious delta variant is driving record highs in infections in Vietnam and prompted a recent lockdown in Ho Chi Minh City, the nation's business hub and the epicenter of the outbreak

published on : 25th August 2021

Bihar Assembly Speaker Vijay Kumar Sinha appeals to people to help tackle Covid crisis

He further called upon people to create together a mutually positive environment in the society to fight the epidemic with a humanistic zeal

published on : 16th April 2021