Washington [US], September 30 (ANI): US President Donald Trump has defended his response to the coronavirus pandemic, calling it a China's fault adding that he had received praise from governors for doing a "phenomenal job."
Washington DC [US], September 30 (ANI): US President Donald Trump and former Vice President Joe Biden are set to square off today (local time) in Cleveland for their first of three debates -- a socially distanced affair in which the candidates won't shake hands.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], September 30 (ANI): Biju Janata Dal (BJD) will launch a month-long campaign from Gandhi Jayanti for sensitising people in the state on the use of mask, hand washing, social distancing and following COVID-19 guidelines.
New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan and Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour and Employment Santosh Kumar Gangwar on Tuesday released a booklet on 'COVID-19--Safe Workplace Guidelines for Industry' through the virtual platform.
Even as the lockdown was extended by another month, the restrictions were further eased as part of the strategy to gradually restore normalcy. Restaurants and tea shops are now permitted to remain open from 6 am to 9 pm, instead of the current limit of 8 pm. The take-away counters can operate till 10 pm in the night, reports citing the government order said.
New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI): One in 15 individuals aged 10 years or above were estimated to be exposed to SARS-CoV-2 (coronavirus) by August 2020, according to the findings of India Council of Medical Research (ICMR) second sero-survey, said Dr Balram Bhargava, Director General of ICMR on Tuesday.
New Delhi [India], September 29 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Although India saw a steep drop in reported cases of rape in the first month of the nationwide lockdown earlier this year, the menace is rearing its ugly head again with several incidents being reported from across the country and brutal rapes making national headlines once again.