Tag: coronavirus update

Maharashtra lockdown: CM Uddhav Thackeray says curbs will continue after June 30

Mumbai: Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday said the lockdown curbs in the state will continue beyond June 30. In a televised address, Thackeray...

mecca: Saudi Arabia races to contain epidemic in Islam’s holiest city

By Vivian Nereim Saudi authorities are racing to contain an outbreak of coronavirus in the Islamic holy city of Mecca, where crowded slums and labor...

View: India can avoid devastation only if, carefully, economic activity is normalised and lockdown curbs removed

By Sachchidanand Shukla India is swiftly coming to terms with a rare unforecastable impact event. As we approach April 15, policymakers will have to carefully...

India may go for ‘staggered’ exit post 21-day Covid lockdown, PM asks states to come up with a plan

Pitching for efforts on a war footing to identify and isolate COVID-19 hotspots, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hinted at a “staggered” exit from...