Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Tag Archives: lockdown

Jacqueline Fernandez is battling ‘major anxiety’ with yoga

BOLLYWOOD: The coronavirus-led lockdown has impacted people’s mental health adversely for reasons ranging from job loss to being all alone confined at home, away from friends and family members, among others. The ongoing crisis has led to anxiety and other mental health issues in people across the world.   View this post on ...

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Australia closes state border for first time in 100 years

SYDNEY: The border between Australia’s two most populous states will close from Tuesday for an indefinite period as authorities scramble to contain an outbreak of the coronavirus in the city of Melbourne. The decision announced on Monday marks the first time the border between Victoria and New South Wales has ...

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Restaurants and pubs reopen in UK

LONDON: England is embarking on Saturday on perhaps its biggest lockdown easing yet as pubs and restaurants have the right to reopen for the first time in more than three months. In addition to the reopening of much of the hospitality sector, couples can tie the knot once again, people ...

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Did Urvashi Rautela marry Gautam Gulati

BOLLYWOOD: Grand Masti actress Urvashi Rautela was spotted attending her first public event post lockdown. The gorgeous actress Thursday attended the launch of a hand sanitizer brand in Mumbai. “For me this is more than an event, I think it is all about a social cause, helping common people, as this particular ...

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UK may impose lockdown on Leicester due to rising cases

LONDON: The English Midlands city of Leicester could face a local lockdown due to a rise in coronavirus cases, the UK’s Home Secretary Priti Patel said. “There will be support going into Leicester and in fact the health secretary (Matt Hancock) was in touch with many of us over the ...

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London City Airport reopens as UK slowly opens up

LONDON City Airport received its first commercial flight in nearly three months as Britain moved another step closer to fully emerging from its coronavirus lockdown on July 4. The gateway to the once-bustling Canary Warf and City financial districts welcomed a short flight from the Isle of Man in the ...

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WHO warns world in ‘new dangerous phase’ of pandemic

GENEVA: The World Health Organization warned of a “new and dangerous phase” of the coronavirus pandemic with people tiring of lockdowns despite the disease s accelerating spread. The warning came as it emerged the virus was present in Italy in December, months before its first confirmed cases and about the same ...

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Britain records lowest daily virus toll since March

LONDON: Britain recorded 36 new deaths of people testing positive for the new coronavirus, the lowest daily toll since March 21, two days before the country went into lockdown, the government announced. “Yesterday, across the UK, only 36 deaths were recorded with coronavirus – the lowest since March 21,” Health ...

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Sri Lanka staged mock election to test virus measures

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka staged a mock election on Sunday to test measures aimed at preventing the spread of the coronavirus during a parliamentary vote in August. The poll was due to be held on April 25 but was put off and then postponed indefinitely due to the epidemic, which official ...

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France announces return of tennis in July despite lockdown

PARIS: French tennis announced a cautious step out of the coronavirus lockdown on Saturday with the announcement of the return of professional tournaments in July including a mini-tour on the Riviera. The idea of a small tour in the south has been pushed for a while by former French professional ...

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