She said she and her staff have been trying to negotiate with the airlines and to help the most vulnerable get home, including the elderly, young children and those with health issues. She said they’re also trying to prioritize those who work for Britain’s National Health Service.
“I did not believe the test result when it came positive, but now I am worried about my future. I might have to go back to Assam from where my father had come,” he said in reaction to vitriolic Facebook posts and photos of his family going viral.
Over 5,000 ASHA and ANM workers are using the app and feed information to the around 4,800 PHC sub-centres that in turn pass the same to the 886 public health centres. Thereafter, the data flows to the District Medical Health Office and from there, to the department.
The best at staying at home were the people of Ryedale, North Yorkshire, at 98.3 per cent; Wandsworth in southwest London, at 97.9; Arun in West Sussex, at 98.4 per cent; Liverpool, 97.5 per cent; and Adur, also in West Sussex, 97.5 per cent.
It’s hard to fault the logic: treat what police used to call “domestics” as the serious crime it is and you considerably improve the chances of saving the lives not only of wives, partners and former girlfriends but also members of the public. And yet there is a conundrum at the heart of Home Grown. […]
The action rescue film released today, The Bravest was tied to Army Day, which celebrates the founding of the People’s Liberation Army, and has a 9.6 on Maoyan. Directed by Tony Chan and produced by Andrew Lau, this is the first film in Bona’s China Pride Trilogy. It sees a group of Chinese firefighters struggle […]
Ancient Tamil poets show us the way to cope with the situation we find ourselves in with Covid-19 and the lockdown, says Coimbatore-based Bharatanatyam danseuse Karunasagari V. The founder-director of Bhakti Natya Niketan (BNN) quotes mystic philosopher Tirumoolar to show how one can move from “being a self-centred consumer to an active contributor”: If not […]
British newspaper The Sun says Harry and Meghan are following quarantine advice to the letter, meaning that although they have been able to enjoy video calls and phone chats with Meghan’s mom, they have not been able to spend time together in person.
So thank you to the doctors, the nurses, the NHS workers, the first responders, the supermarket staff, the cleaners, the bus drivers, the Tube staff, the delivery drivers, the journalists and anyone else who NEEDS to keep working to keep our society going.
JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – A fulfillment center employee tested positive for the virus, Amazon told local news WJXT, which quoted an anonymous worker as saying the person was “upset, angry, scared — basically in fear for my safety, in my own immediate (family’s) safety.”