A walk through town: Families, coronavirus and togetherness

All of this togetherness and free time has been a silver lining in the coronavirus outbreak for many middle-class and affluent families. But it’s hardly universal. Jessica Calarco, a sociology professor at Indiana University, says the crisis hasn’t provided the same opportunities for many working-class families, hourly workers and single parents. They’re wondering how they […]

Covid-19 update: On empty buses, city goes the extra mile

The first to hop in is Payal Gupta who works at a dispensary in Molarband and is headed home in Srinivaspuri. She walks to sit in a corner and the conductor walks to hand over her ticket. “I had to walk 30 minutes to reach the bus stop. I’ll have to again walk 15 minutes […]

Is the internet at home choking? These steps will help

Placement – This can make or break the quality of signal you get. A router’s signal travels omnidirectionally and downwards, no matter where it is placed. If you place a router low down in the corner of a house, it’s in the worst possible location to cover the entire house. Granted, placing it high up […]

Ant and Dec can’t stop laughing as they take part in hilarious lip-reading challenge

Ant and Dec were in fits of giggles while taking part in a lip-reading battle over on the Saturday Night Takeaway YouTube channel, and it is pretty contagious! The loveable duo’s new segment, Ant & Dec V YouTube sees the pair each week take on popular vloggers in a challenge, and on Wednesday they competed […]

India plans to turn some idled trains into coronavirus isolation wards

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the country’s 1.3 billion people this week to stay indoors for three weeks in the world’s biggest lockdown, seeking to curb the spread of the illness. India’s network of trains, the country’s lifeblood, has been idled.

REFILE-India plans to turn some idled trains into coronavirus isolation wards

(Adding dropped words, paragraph 8) * Interactive graphic tracking global spread of coronavirus: open tmsnrt.rs/3aIRuz7 in an external browser By Nidhi Verma and Asif Shahzad NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD, March 28 (Reuters) – India said on Saturday it was planning to turn some railway coaches into isolation wards for patients with coronavirus, as authorities scramble to prepare […]

India to use some train coaches as coronavirus isolation wards

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked the country’s 1.3 billion people this week to stay indoors for three weeks in the world’s biggest lockdown, seeking to curb the spread of the illness. India’s network of trains, the country’s lifeblood, has been idled.

CORRECTED-(OFFICIAL)-UPDATE 1-India to use some train coaches as coronavirus isolation wards

(Sri Lankan presidency corrects victim’s age to 65, paragraph 10) * Interactive graphic tracking global spread of coronavirus: open tmsnrt.rs/3aIRuz7 in an external browser By Nidhi Verma and Asif Shahzad NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD, March 28 (Reuters) – India said on Saturday it was planning to turn some railway coaches into isolation wards for patients with coronavirus, […]

Corrected (official): India to use some train coaches as coronavirus isolation wards

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – India said on Saturday it was planning to turn some railway coaches into isolation wards for patients with coronavirus, as authorities scramble to prepare the country’s health infrastructure for an expected surge in cases.

King-Bruwaert House cancels Lunch and Learn event

King-Bruwaert House has canceled a Lunch and Learn event that had been scheduled for March 25 in the Great Lounge of the retirement community located at 6101 S. County Line Road, Burr Ridge. Reservations are now being taken for the luxury homes that feature bright, open floor plans and an abundance of amenities and services. […]