World  /  Published 20.03.20

Govts see red as virus death toll reaches 10,000

More than 10,000 people have now died in the coronavirus pandemic that has swept from China throughout the world, forcing the confinement of tens of millions in their homes.As the virus marches westwa...
By AFP in Paris

India  /  Published 20.03.20

No 'Janata Curfew' for Shaheen Bagh

The health ministry on Friday said that 206 coronavirus positive cases have been reported in India so far and more than 6,700 people who have come in contact with them are under surveillance.Joint sec...
By PTI in New Delhi

Sports  /  Published 18.03.20

Can Olympics be held in July?

The coronavirus pandemic is bringing most of the world’s sports to a standstill. But one event that is still scheduled is the Tokyo Olympics, which are set to begin in late July. On Tuesday, shortly...
By Matt Futterman and Joe Ward/The New York Times Company

Jharkhand  /  Published 17.03.20

Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary draws curtain on tourists

Tourists enjoying a break at the Dalma Wildlife Sanctuary were asked on Tuesday to go home after the state government’s order kicked in to close public places in view of the novel coronavirus pandem...
By Jayesh Thaker in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 13.03.20

Jharkhand's guide to coronavirus

The threatSo far, 19 samples (nose and throat swabs) from Jharkhand have been sent for test, of which 17 have returned negative and two results are awaited. State epidemiologist Dr Praveen Kumar Karn ...
By Animesh Bisoee and Vijay Deo Jha


Calcutta  /  Published 26.06.20

Annual fee relief at 8 schools: Archbishop

Eight unaided ICSE schools run directly by the archdiocese of Calcutta will waive half their annual fees, Reverend Thomas D’Souza, the archbishop of Calcutta, said on Thursday. No waiver will b...
By Mita Mukherjee in Calcutta

Sports  /  Published 29.03.20

Joginder Sharma in ‘match’ of his life

Not really because he used to play cricket once, but Joginder Sharma has managed to bowl over the International Cricket Council (ICC). For the uninitiated, Joginder was the cricketer who bowled that m...
By Arindam Bandyopadhyay in Calcutta

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.03.20

Stuck in the UK, skimping on food

A young man from the steel city, Rajarshi Chakraborty, among the Indian students stranded in the UK, is skimping on food at his rented place at a time his host country is overwhelmed by the pandemic t...
By Antara Bose in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 29.03.20

‘It’s a war we all must fight’

Chief minister Hemant Soren on Sunday through video-conferencing compared the pandemic caused by the newly discovered novel coronavirus to a war and urged people’s representatives across the state t...
By Raj Kumar in Ranchi

World  /  Published 27.03.20

Outbreak in painful blow to Dubai

The sundecks on Dubai’s beaches lie empty, and red flags warn visitors away from the waterfront to protect West Asia’s tourism hub against coronavirus. The infection is starting to deliver a painf...
By Reuters in Dubai


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