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With current numbers, the future doesn’t seem too hopeful for the country.
Delhi: As the country begins the seventh day of lockdown, a total of 1251 people are reported to be infected with the virus. On Monday alone, 227 people were reported to be infected with 32...
“I’m surprised to see such reports, there is no such plan of extending the lockdown,” he said.
22 laborers were reported to have died in the attempt to walk back home.
Messages or no messages, the 'guest' laborers of Kerala is insecure and the PR gimmicks of government are not the solution for the same.
He also informed that under Indian Railways, 1.25 lakh wagons transporting essential commodities, such as food grains, sugar, salt, coal, petroleum, etc, have been operated in the last 5 days.
“A complete lockdown and the resulting shutdown of our economic engine will almost certainly ensure the millions of unemployed youth rush back to their villages, increasing the risk of infecting their parents, grandparents and the elderly population. This will result in catastrophic loss of life," Gandhi said in the letter.
“One of our colleagues, a first officer with SpiceJet, has tested positive for Covid-19. The test report came on March 28. He did not operate any international flight in March,” the airline’s spokesperson said.
The bureau chief of Hindu had alleged that the police had abused him and “held by his neck” in his car while he was on his way back home.
He is currently showing mild symptoms and will be self-isolating in Downing Street.
Early results showed carbon monoxide, mainly from cars, had been reduced by nearly 50% compared with last year.
Australia has come up with an initiative to thank their health workers
The initiative inspired by the book Going On A Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury is gaining popularity.
“This morning, we South Africans wake up with sad news that we now have our first deaths resulting from the Covid-19 outbreak," read the statement.
Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked Tamil Nadu Chief Minister K Palaniswami to enforce the three-week national lockdown strictly.
The closures announced Thursday "are not a holiday, it is a serious measure to prevent COVID-19," the mayor said in a statement on his website.
The country also has reported 54 imported cases.
Our cities might be locked down, and we might be isolated in homes, but it is important to talk and spread support and solidarity.
“We can never ever accept apologists and stooges of the British who undermined our secular fabric. Let’s respect those who gave us our constitution,” Aishee Ghosh tweeted along with the new picture from the site.
The company is known for mixing film with live music, art, theatre, and dance to create cinematic worlds that are open to exploration by the viewers.
Between coronavirus test and mask shortages, business and university closures, home quarantine and isolation wards and the media which at the moment is updating too much, stressed individuals are in need of a distraction from the chaos and it seems most of them have found their resort and peace in online memes.
"Women can sail with the same efficiency as male officers and there should be no discrimination," the court observed.
The line between creativity and insensitivity can be really, really thin. But it is common to mistake both as the same.
WHO in a month's time has turned out to be one of the biggest social media influencers.
Chinese people in Italy are being targeted, shamed and attacked as the paranoia over the virus is growing.
What is even more alarming is the impunity enjoyed by those propagating these crimes. They are often garlanded, celebrated and given seats in elections as a reward.
Clearly, a global competition can be seen over owning the narrative of Covid-19, which is motivated by fear, hatred, and division.
India is repeatedly getting mentioned in John Oliver's popular show, last week tonight, all thanks to Narendra Modi and his die-hard fan Arnab Goswami.
But what made the resistance music of these days different is also the fact that it wasn't confined to a single language or a single genre. From poetry recitations to Ghazals and hip-hop, it had a wider appeal.
Responding to the admin, the union posted on their social media handle, "The doors of the court open to the students too."
At a point when the economy of the country is at its worst in 6 years, what the Government must not forget is the fact that the equity that is being sold now is nothing but the capital invested by India’s taxpayers.
NRC thus reflects the very inequality that is internalized within the nation. And thanks to patriarchy, women would be the worst affected.
Though, Facebook and Twitter are trying to curb misinformation, the spread and popularity of these videos show how even clear warnings can fail in front of the social media empires build by those sharing them.
He was however not done. Taking his vengeance one step further, he ordered to put up hoardings carrying the photographs and personal details of the protesters in the strategic traffic points in Lucknow.
It "sent a message to anyone in the royal family feeling disenfranchised: Stop grumbling and toe the line, because if Prince Ahmed can be arrested, any prince can and will be."
The "maximum pressure strategy" is a cruel and inhuman tactic thrown at an already stigmatized country. It can never be a legitimate foreign policy tool, by any rationale.
The panelist also did not throw light on the demonstrations happening in Delhi, or brutal suppression of protests. They also did not utter a word about NPR or NRC which coupled with CAA can lead to the marginalization of India's Muslims, who form nearly 15 percent of the country's 1.3 billion population.
Jani is not just any staffer but the Muslim Outreach Coordinator of Biden. In that case, how can Joe Biden run a successful campaign against Trump's racism, islamophobia, and xenophobia? How can Biden be progressive at one hand but has fascist ties on the other?
Hyderabad was almost renamed Bhagyanagar. And thankfully BJP lost the elections.
Following commotion, both Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha were adjourned till 2pm.
She also said that we are in need of people who won't mind being unpopular, who are prepared to put themselves in danger, who is prepared, to tell the truth.
Meanwhile, Iranian foreign ministry spokesman Abbas Mousavi dismissed the United State's offer of help.
Delhi: After two days of organized violence on Muslims that claimed 35 lives, a brittle quiet settled over parts of riot-hit northeast Delhi. Many grieving family members are waiting outside hospitals to receive the body...
The mob was seen shouting “Jai Shri Ram” and “Hinduon ka Hindustan” as they paraded around the burning mosque in celebration, and a Hanuman flag was placed on the minaret of the masjid.
"He was a Jekyll and Hyde," one of the accusers said. “If he heard the word ‘no’, it was like a trigger for him.”
New Delhi: Wajahat Habibullah who has been asked to assist the SC appointed interlocutors in the Shaheen bagh mediation, filed an affidavit yesterday in the Supreme Court,which stated that the anti-CAA protests there are peaceful.Last...
Italy, one of the worst hit in Europe, imposed stringent measures and draconian rules including fines on people caught leaving or entering virus-affected areas
14 million dollars have been spent in 'modi'fying Ahmedabad alone to entertain Trump for 36 hours.
It is till date unclear as to what provoked the MP police? But there are reasons enough to believe that the thumping 180 runs victory of Pakistan over India, surely added fuel to this fire.
Delhi: The Supreme Court-appointed interlocutors' attempt to shift the protesters from Shaheen Bagh turned out to be futile, yet again. Senior lawyer Sadhna Ramachandran along with Sanjay Hegde visited Shaheen Bagh on Thursday to interact with...
Uttar Pradesh: Condemning the remark made by Uttar Pradesh CM Adityanath regarding AMU students “intending to burn down Aligarh city,” AMU teacher's association wrote to President Ramnath Kovind. The letter urges the President to expunge...
Mumbai: Bombay High Court on Friday refused to grant anticipatory bails to Gautam Navlakha and Anand Teltumbde in the Bhima Koregaon case. The court, however, extended the interim protection from arrest granted to them for a...
The virus which is said to be originated from the seafood market of Wuhan in China has already claimed 1,113 lives. 44,653 people are said to be affected with the virus.
Delhi: Shiv Sena, the erstwhile ally of the Bharathiya Janatha Party called BJP’s poll debacle a defeat of “ego, and arrogance." Commenting on the recent Delhi elections via an editorial piece in Saamana, the Thackeray-led...
Delhi: Seeking an intervention in the petition filed before the Supreme Court concerning the removal of anti-CAA protesters at Shaheen Bagh, Bhim Army Chief Chandra Shekhar Azad and former CIC Wajahat Habibullah filed a plea...
Uttar Pradesh: Union Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party leader Giriraj Singh slammed the anti-CAA protesters yet again with his comment on an Islamic Seminary in Deoband. Addressing media in Saharanpur, the minister said that Darul...
While there are no cases filed against ministers and politicians, who had incited violence, like Anurag Thakur who had raised slogans like 'shoot the protestors', thousands who are on the streets defending their right to live are being targeted.
There is an organized official attempt to trigger an environment of fear and insecurity among Indian Muslims. In between, with such judgments, the prospects for convincing the justices of the divisive strategies of the state seem bleak. If the people lose faith in the judiciary, particularly, the Supreme Court, there is nothing much to look forward to, in a democracy.
A twitter account associated with the Shaheen Bagh protest site tweeted, "armed anti-social elements have entered the protest area. Infiltrators have been caught and neutralized, and the situation is back to normal," it added.
Wuhan: Amidst lockdown in Wuhan city, 86 Indian students of Three Gorges University in Yichang City are stuck with nowhere to go. The students have sought help from the Indian embassy to fly them back...
"56 cases have been reported from this area alone. We are scared. We need immediate help," the students said.
Wuhan: Amidst lockdown in Wuhan city, a few Malayali students of Three Gorges University in Yichang City are stuck with nowhere to go. Close to 86 Indian students who are stuck in the university have sought...
Since December 13, India has been witnessing relentless voices of dissent against the Citizenship Amendment Act. The CAA-NRC-NPR has been welcomed with fear and insecurity and had triggered never-ending demonstrations and marches. The decision of the central government was clearly seen as an organized attempt to create an environment of panic. And this incident that happened at Kayalpattanam, a village in Tamil Nadu shows exactly how people view this recent exercise.
"How will the country progress if our students will not be safe inside university campus?" he asked.