Indian mission in Israel extends essential support to communities amid Covid-19 movement restrictions

“I couldn’t believe it when I got a call saying that I could come and collect my passport at a place really close to my student dormitory. I have been worried about it as I have to do all the formalities related to my stay here which was not possible without the passport in hand”, […]

Sunbake Saturday: Crowds flock to Bondi Beach to surf, swim and relax after coronavirus restrictions are eased

CORONAVIRUS RESTRICTIONS EASED IN YOUR STATE The federal government has announced a three-phase plan to ease coronavirus restrictions in the coming months, with the states and territories to determine their own timings.

Outbreaks of chest infections including Covid-19 in England’s care homes are at lowest levels for six MONTHS after dropping more than 95% since coronavirus peak

Thanking the government for previously deciding to re-allow visits to care home, Lisa Lenton, chair of Care Providers Alliance, said: ‘The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has taken its toll in many ways. The effect of not being able to see friends and family has been very difficult and very upsetting for many – both […]

England tightens socialising rules as Covid-19 infections rise

“I wish that we did not have to take this step, but as your prime minister, I must do what is necessary to stop the spread of the virus and to save lives,” he said, stressing that police and other agencies would be enforcing the rules more actively.

Virtual Leaders | COVID-19 lockdown underscores role of technology as game changer, says SAM & Co Managing Partner Pallavi Shroff

Q: Every crisis has thrown open an opportunity? What are the lessons in leadership that COVID has taught you?A. I believe it’s more often than not, a test of your ability to be agile while embracing and adapting to change and taking decisive action. Also, in this age of digitisation, I have never lost sight […]

UK announces 2,919 more coronavirus cases 14 deaths as England braces for tougher lockdown rules from Monday amid rising cases in young people

The government currently spends £130bn on the NHS in England each year, so the cost of the testing plan, revealed by the British Medical Journal, would almost match the amount of funding pledged to the entire health service, which in itself represents some 20 per cent of all public spending.

Pictured: British grandfather, 84, who died from Covid-19 having caught it in December – three days before Beijing reported the outbreak to WHO

Critics claim: China filed a patent for the drug Remdesivir, seen as one of the best potential weapons against COVID-19, the day after it finally confirmed human transmission of the disease. The application was made by Wuhan Institute of Virology, the top-secret bio-laboratory at the centre of concerns about a possible leak of the disease […]

Former Married At First Sight star Jules Robinson is devastated she is unable to celebrate her babymoon overseas due to COVID-19 travel restrictions

Jules Robinson and Cameron Merchant enlist The Block’s Mitch… Heavily pregnant MAFS star Jules Robinson reveals her… ‘I tell my cub each day exactly what I’m doing’: Pregnant… Married At First Sight’s Jules Robinson covers her baby bump…

Edwards says Acadiana may not be following restrictions as coronavirus deaths double in two weeks

A Duson family lost hundreds of dollars worth of food when their deep freezer suddenly quit working a few weeks ago. Vivian Landry saw their s…

Advocates want COVID-19 health monitor for Louisiana prisons

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Advocates for Louisiana prisoners called Wednesday for the state to select an independent health monitor to track the safety of inmates in the coronavirus outbreak, urging Gov. John Bel Edwards’ administration to do more furloughs because of the health risks.