Tag: covid-19 pandemic

SC asks Amrapali home buyers to clear their dues, warns failure may result in cancellation of flats

The Supreme Court on Friday warned that the flat buyers of Amrapali Group who are not clearing their dues as per the payment plan should...

COVID-19: Karnataka government revises COVID-19 protocol for travellers from Kerala

The Karnataka government has revised its COVID-19 protocol for people coming from Kerala, exempting a set of people from mandatory seven days institutional quarantine. It...

Rs 14744.99 cr approved for states, UTs under Covid emergency response package

The Union Health Ministry on Friday approved another instalment of Rs 14744.99 crore under the India COVID-19 Emergency Response and Health System Preparedness Package (ECRP-II...

Indiana woman guilty of murder in stepdaughter’s slaying

A jury has convicted a northern Indiana woman of the strangulation death of her 10-year-old stepdaughter ByThe Associated Press August 7, 2021, 8:56 PM •...

New Biomaterial Vaccines Aim to Ward Off Future Pandemic Threats

Aug. 6, 2021 — Find it. Kill it. This is the simple premise behind new biomaterial-based vaccines that experts are designing to fend off...

Schools sue and mayor defies Arkansas mask mandate ban

Arkansas’ ban on mask mandates faces a new legal challenge and defiance from the mayor of the state capital as the state’s coronavirus cases continue...

Hotels become hospitals as Cuba battles soaring COVID cases

Cuba’s hot spot for COVID-19 infections has shifted to the central province of Ciego de Avila, where officials are converting hotels into hospitals By ANDREA...

More than 110M COVID vaccines sent to 60 countries, US says

The White House says the U.S. has donated and shipped more than 110 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to more than 60 countries, ranging from Afghanistan...

Evictions expected to spike as pandemic moratorium ends

BOSTON — Evictions, which have mostly been on pause during the pandemic, were expected to ramp up Monday after the Biden administration allowed the federal...

Tokyo sets another virus record days after Olympics begin

Tokyo has reported 3,177 new coronavirus cases, setting an all-time high and exceeding 3,000 for the first time days after the start of the Olympics...

With virus surge, US to keep travel restrictions for now

WASHINGTON — The United States served notice Monday that it will keep existing COVID-19 restrictions on international travel in place for now due to concerns...

Unvaccinated snow leopard at San Diego Zoo catches COVID-19

A snow leopard at the San Diego Zoo has contracted COVID-19 By Associated Press July 25, 2021, 7:29 AM • 2 min read Share to...

Number of NFL players in vaccination process up to 80%

The number of NFL players in the COVID-19 vaccination process has reached 80%, with nine teams having 90% or more of their players in that...

Officials in Michigan county used virus money for bonuses

Elected officials in a Michigan county gave themselves bonuses with federal relief money related to the coronavirus pandemic ByThe Associated Press July 22, 2021, 8:11...

Hall of Famer Bobby Bowden has terminal medical condition

Legendary college football coach Bobby Bowden says he has been diagnosed with a terminal medical condition By STEVE REED AP Sports Writer July 22, 2021,...

Researchers: Virus surge a ‘raging forest fire’ in Arkansas

Public health researchers are calling the rapid rise in coronavirus cases in Arkansas a raging forest fire, and the state’s top health official says he...

Cases surge to 6-month high in Tokyo a week before Olympics

New daily coronavirus cases have surged above 1,300 in Tokyo, a six-month high, as fears rise of a possible dramatic increase that could flood hospitals...

Demonstrators in Havana protest shortages, rising prices

Thousands of Cubans have marched on Havana’s Malecon promenade and elsewhere on the island to protest food shortages and high prices amid the coronavirus crisis...

The Latest: Euro 2020 closing ceremony underway

The Latest on soccer’s European Championship: ——— The European Championship closing ceremony is underway before England takes on Italy in the final at Wembley Stadium....

Meet India’s new breed of money influencers

Based on the information and analysis that he could glean from these videos, Gogia started investing directly in stocks. “I used to invest in mutual...

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital adds 200-bedded ICU complex

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital in Guwahati added 200 bedded ICU complex. Chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma dedicated the newly constructed 200 bedded ICU complex...

Putin says US and UK were behind Black Sea ‘provocation’

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin said Wednesday that an incident involving a British destroyer in the Black Sea couldn’t have triggered a global conflict...

How much should you withdraw in retirement now?

With stock and bond returns uncertain and inflation looming, the old rule of thumb on how much to take out annually needs to be tossed....

Rental assistance fell victim to politics, bureaucracy

Before the pandemic hit, Jacqueline Bartley, a mother of two girls and a boy, had a comfortable life. Then the 41-year-old lost her job at...

Indonesia records its largest 1-day jump in COVID infections

Indonesian health authorities have announced the country’s largest one-day jump in new coronavirus infections, as the country’s number of confirmed cases since the pandemic began...