Coronavirus latest updates: 704 new cases reported since Sunday

NEW DELHI: With 704 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, the total number of coronavirus positive cases has surged to 4,281, the Union health ministry said. The death toll now stands at 111. Of the 4,281 cases, 1445 are related to the Tablighi Jamaat, the Union ministry added. Here is a look at […]

Los Angeles Lakers to Ask Top Executives to Defer Salaries to Protect Low-income Workers

“It doesn’t mean that, internally, both the league and discussions with our players and the teams we aren’t looking at many different scenarios for restarting the season, but I think it honestly is just too early, given what’s happened right now, to even be able to project or predict where we will be in a […]

Coronavirus live updates: Santa Clara County demands reporting of protective supply inventories

3:46 p.m. Trump says he didn’t see memo reportedly warning of pandemic: President Trump said he did not see at the time a memo written by trade adviser Peter Navarro that the New York Times reported warned of potential impacts to the U.S. of a coronavirus pandemic. The New York Times reported the memo, written […]

The Latest: F1′s ROKiT Williams Racing furloughs workers

Spanish media reported that the 30-year-old Smolov flew home on a private jet for the 18th birthday of Maria Yumasheva. She is the granddaughter of former Russian President Boris Yeltsin. Smolov published photos on Instagram in January showing him and Yumasheva together on vacation.

COVID-19: SC highlights need to protect doctors and healthcare workers

A Bench led by Justice Ashok Bhushan was hearing a bunch of petitions highlighting the need to provide medical professionals, exposed to infection in the line of duty, with ample protective gear. Some of the petitions alleged that doctors and nurses are even being asked to vacate their homes by landlords.

HC notice over crowds at rythu bazars, markets

Another letter was written by lawyer Umesh seeking a direction over ‘police excesses’ during the ongoing lockdown. Citing the incident of police beating up a man before his minor son, the lawyer sought a direction to police to constitute an expert team to inquire into the alleged police excesses.

Tuesday briefing: Dominic Raab steps up as Johnson ails

Dominic Raab has taken charge of running the country following the decision to move Boris Johnson to intensive care in St Thomas’ hospital in London after his coronavirus symptoms worsened significantly yesterday. A spokesperson for No 10 said the move was a “precaution” in case the prime minister needed to be placed on a ventilator. […]

‘Long fight’: PM asks ministers to plan ‘slow’ exit from lockdown

Cautioning people to be ready for a ‘long fight’ against COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday told his ministers to make plans for slowly exiting the ongoing lockdown and to contain the economic impact of the deadly virus pandemic, including by reducing dependence on other countries.

Coronavirus live updates: U.S. poised to surpass 11,000 deaths

2:33 p.m. SF officials change course, will send homeless to hotel rooms instead of shelters: In a change of plans, San Francisco officials said they will no longer move homeless residents into the recently-opened Moscone West shelter, but instead into hotel rooms. That means the city will need an expected 4,500 hotel rooms instead of […]

2020 PBT Awards: Executive of the Year

For a second straight year, Jon Horst put together a dominant and deep team. Milwaukee lost Malcolm Brogdon, but got a first-round pick for a free agent. That’s solid work. He also re-signed Khris Middleton, George Hill and Brook Lopez to fair contracts. And around them Horst added Wesley Matthews, Robin Lopez, Kyle Korver and […]