Several states issue strict COVID-19 guidelines as the pandemic threatens to resurge

Coronavirus

Soaring COVID-19 cases within the country have started to replicate the mid-2020 pandemic scenarios. In such a predicament, the governments of severely affected states have issued stringent COVID-19 guidelines to curb the threatening surge. Some states have made a negative COVID-19 report mandatory for citizens entering from Maharashtra. Apart from this, the Centre is mulling over the condensation of vaccination eligibility criteria to increase the rate of vaccination. The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has circulated fresh COVID-19 guidelines, which also includes the requirement of a negative COVID-19 RT-PCR report to…

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Samsung Released Yearly Reports of 2020: Stating Profit Increase Despite the Pandemic

Samsung

After the end of the year 2020, Samsung – a South Korean multinational company has recently announced its financial results and data for the fourth quarter of the year 2020, along with the full fiscal year. The numbers are eye-catching and look impressive for both periods. This time the company did manage to pull up the profit margin up to 26% for the October-December period, as compared with the same three months in 2019, but the sales couldn’t increase beyond 3%. Last year was not a profitable financial year for…

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Bird flu threat looms amid the COVID-19 pandemic, five states confirm infection

Bird Flu

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, a new infectious disease has arisen within the country. After Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, now the threat of bird flu has intensified in Himachal Pradesh and Kerala too. Hundreds of birds have been found dead in these states. Recently, Kerala has declared the bird flu as a state disaster. Union Minister Sanjeev Balayan said that the Centre has received reports of Avian influenza from five states – Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, Rajasthan, Kerala and Himachal Pradesh. In Haryana, the virus has already infected the poultry, while in…

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Getting Yourself Into Shape After COVID-19 Pandemic

Yoga

COVID-19 has taken a toll on all of us and while it mentally affected all of us, it has thrashed our physical fitness as well. The reason being that we have been sitting inside our homes for so long without doing nothing that getting a layer of fat was unavoidable. This is not something made up, you can easily spot a friend of yours who you’ve seen before lockdown looking all in shape and not they’re just not. Well! There must be something that we need to do, and that…

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Goa shines brighter than usual as Bollywood stars head there after lockdown lift-up

Sara ali Khan

These last couple of months have not been easy. And if you have had grand touring plans here, you might have found yourself sulking every time you caught a glimpse of your tickets. Well, you’ve not been the only one facing this, as Bollywood stars have felt trapped in the similar fashion.  As things get better, Bollywood stars have taken over the beaches of Goa. Various Bollywood A-listers like Ananya Pandey, Sara Ali Khan, Varun Dhawan and Ishan Khatter took some time out to enjoy Goa.  This is evinced by…

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World’s Biggest Covid-19 vaccine study starts as the US begins trials that include 30,000 people.

Covid

While the pandemic has slowed down the pace of the world dramatically, the world now steps up to implement major retaliatory efforts. In order to beat the pandemic, scientists from all around the world are trying their best to come up with a vaccine that protects people from the virus.  The world’s biggest Covid-19 vaccine got underway on Monday as 30,000 planned volunteers stepped up to these trials to shots which are created by the US government. The US happens to be one of the many countries in the race…

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WHO and Africa CDC explore treatment for Covid-19 in traditional medicine

CDC

The World Health Organization and the African Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have recently launched a new effort in finding a cure for Covid-19. This effort is basically a newer approach to finding the cure to the disease as it explores more traditional medicine as a solution to the Coronavirus outbreak.  Soaring cases in South Africa raise a cause for concern which has motivated the African CDC to take different measures. Confirmed cases on the African Continent have reached 750,000 with more than half these numbers in South Africa…

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Domestic Flights may increase overall capacity by Diwali, says Puri

Domestic Flights

While the Pandemic has ruined many ceremonies and reunion plans due to the suspension of flights – both domestic and international – there stirs up some hope for domestic flights in the months to come. Union Aviation minister Hardeep Puri said that he hopes the number of domestic flights will reach 55-60 percent of the pre-coronavirus level by Diwali this year.  Due to the nationwide lockdown, the entire country has been facing massive amounts of financial losses. The aviation sector has also incurred massive losses due to the two-month-long suspension…

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Brazil’s coronavirus count goes past the 70k mark.

Brazil

While the global toll of people affected by the virus keeps on reaching new heights every day, there are certain countries that are hit worse than the others. In a list of countries worst affected by Covid-19, Brazil stands to be the country with the second-highest death toll, and is surpassed only by the United States of America.  In the last 24 hours, the country saw 630 new cases added to the total coronavirus related deaths, bringing Brazil’s total Coronavirus death count over 72,000.  The total number of cases in…

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Paris Fashion Week goes online.

Paris Fashion Week

No paparazzi, no physical presence, no glowing divas, and shining dresses. But the Paris Fashion week will still happen without a doubt. While the world embraces a new normal, the Paris fashion week embraces a virtual platform to make sure that the Fashion capital does not lose its charm, even amid the pandemic.  The makeover has been caused by Coronavirus and designers will now be experimenting next week with online showcases to keep clients hooked and to eventually have revenues flowing in.  Several brands have taken up the onus to…

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