Articles about COVID-19
29 Nov 2022China
Mass quarantine camps and makeshift hospitals are reportedly coming up in Guangzhou, China to accommodate nearly 2.5 lakh people amid the country's recent COVID-19 spike, according to AP.
29 Nov 2022United Kingdom
British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak on Monday said that China posed a "systemic challenge to the values and interests" of the United Kingdom (UK).
29 Nov 2022Supreme Court Of India
The Centre has told the Supreme Court that the government cannot be held accountable for the harmful consequences of the COVID-19 vaccination, HT reported.
29 Nov 2022Tablighi Jamaat
The Delhi High Court on Monday rebuked the Delhi Police over the continuing restrictions at Tablighi Jamaat headquarters in Delhi's Nizamuddin since March 2020.
29 Nov 2022Gautam Adani
While the rupee has weakened, raising concerns of inflation and looming recession for the rest of the Indians, it has seemingly no effect on the country's richest bunch.
28 Nov 2022China
Thousands of people in China have taken to the streets to protest against the Xi Jinping government's 'zero-COVID policy.'
28 Nov 2022Camil flu
Football fever has gripped the world with the FIFA World Cup 2022—one of the largest global events—in full swing in Qatar.
28 Nov 2022China
As China is struggling to contain rising COVID-19 cases which are breaking records with every passing day, anti-lockdown protests are said to be growing in the country's major cities with reports of clashes.
27 Nov 2022Bengaluru
A shocking incident came to the fore in Bengaluru after a debt-ridden techie allegedly killed his two-and-a-half-year-old daughter before attempting suicide.
27 Nov 2022Xi Jinping
Widespread protests erupted in China on Saturday against fresh COVID-19 curbs imposed by authorities, Reuters reported.
24 Nov 2022China
Despite strict restrictions, China on Wednesday recorded the highest number of COVID-19 cases since the outbreak in the country in December 2019, Agence France-Presse reported.
22 Nov 2022World Health Organization
After witnessing the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Health Organization (WHO) has decided to focus on its long-term goal of mitigating future pandemics.
19 Nov 2022Zomato
Amid the layoff season across the globe, especially in the tech world, homegrown food aggregator and delivery platform Zomato has confirmed that it will lay off around 3% of its workforce across various departments, Livemint reported.
16 Nov 2022Ministry of Civil Aviation
The Ministry of Civil Aviation on Wednesday said the use of masks was not compulsory for passengers during air travel, PTI reported citing the official order.
15 Nov 2022Novak Djokovic
Serbia's Novak Djokovic is set to receive his visa for the 2023 Australian Open.
12 Nov 2022Australia
As several hundred people on board a cruise ship in Australia tested positive, Home Affairs Minister Clare O'Neil on Saturday tried to reassure the public that "COVID-19 protocols were adequate" to deal with the situation.
10 Nov 2022Fire Accidents
At least 10 people including eight Indian migrant workers lost their lives in a fire in Male city of Maldives on Thursday.
09 Nov 2022DY Chandrachud
Justice DY Chandrachud was sworn in as India's 50th Chief Justice on Wednesday.
31 Oct 2022China
A superhit song from Mithun Chakraborty's 1982 film Disco Dancer, Jimmy Jimmy Aaja Aaja has become an unusual protest song for Chinese people frustrated with their government's COVID-19 restrictions.
26 Oct 2022Arvind Kejriwal
Delhi Chief Minister and Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal Wednesday appealed to the Centre to include photos of Hindu deities Lakshmi and Ganesh on currency notes along with Mahatma Gandhi's to revive India's economy and bring "prosperity."
25 Oct 2022COVID-19 India
India recorded its lowest number of daily COVID-19 cases in 196 days, or more than six months, with a three-digit tally of 862 on Tuesday.
23 Oct 2022George Dockrell
George Dockrell has been picked in Ireland's ongoing ICC T20 World Cup 2022 clash against Sri Lanka despite being 'potentially positive' for COVID-19.
22 Oct 2022India
Prime Minister (PM) of India Narendra Modi during a job fair on Saturday said that his government is working on "softening the economic impact" of COVID-19.
19 Oct 2022India
The emergence of new Omicron sub variants in India has alerted government as the Ministry of Health has said that they were "monitoring key data."
19 Oct 2022England
While the COVID-19 pandemic brought us fear, stress, and anxiety, it also gave us an opportunity to spend some precious time with our loved ones at home.
18 Oct 2022Coronavirus
India's first case of the Omicron subvariant BQ.1 of coronavirus—considered to be dangerous—was reported from Pune, Maharashtra, on Monday during the genome sequencing of a patient's sample.
16 Oct 2022Xi Jinping
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Sunday said that China had acquired total control over Hong Kong by transitioning it from disorder to governance.
15 Oct 2022Global Hunger Index
India's standing in the Global Hunger Index (GHI) 2022 has deteriorated in a year, placing it behind neighbors Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Nepal.
13 Oct 2022Shanghai
The coronavirus is again flaring up in China's financial capital Shanghai as the city on Wednesday recorded the highest number of COVID-19 cases since July, Bloomberg reported.
13 Oct 2022Enforcement Directorate (ED)
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has filed a prosecution complaint, which is equivalent to a charge sheet, against well-known journalist Rana Ayyub under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) in a Special Court in Ghaziabad, ANI reported.
12 Oct 2022Novak Djokovic
Serbian ace Novak Djokovic can compete at the 2023 Australian Open, provided he obtains a visa, according to tournament director Craig Tiley.
29 Sep 2022Naseem Shah
Pakistan pacer Naseem Shah has been ruled out of the remainder of the T20I series versus England at home.
21 Sep 2022Ratan Tata
India's veteran Industrialist Ratan Tata has been appointed as a trustee of the 'PM CARES Fund.'
17 Sep 2022Mohammed Shami
Indian pacer Mohammed Shami has been ruled out of the upcoming T20I series versus Australia starting September 20.
17 Sep 2022Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is slated to launch the new National Logistics Policy (NLP) on Saturday.
17 Sep 2022BYJU'S
BYJU'S, the world's most valuable edtech company, has opened a can of worms with the release of its FY21 financials after an 18-month delay.
15 Sep 2022World Health Organization
In a significant development, the World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Wednesday announced that the number of coronavirus fatalities globally last week was the lowest documented in the pandemic since March 2020.
15 Sep 2022Gaganyaan
Gaganyaan, India's first manned mission to space, is expected to be launched in 2024, said the Union Minister of State for Science and Technology, Jitendra Singh.
15 Sep 2022World Health Organization
The impact of COVID-19 is anticipated to last for a very long time among people who got the deadly illness during the pandemic.