Karnataka School, College Reopening: No decision yet, says Deputy CM

Karnataka State Government has not yet taken any decision on the reopening of schools and colleges across the state. The Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr CN Ashwathnarayan said that the decision will be taken after only after high discussions in multiple phases. The schools, colleges and educational institutions have…

Stay-At-Home Orders In Central Sydney Areas Amid Delta Variant Outbreak

Workers and residents in Sydney were ordered to stay home for a week on Friday, as authorities locked down several central areas of Australia’s largest city to contain an outbreak of the highly contagious Delta variant of Covid-19. Sixty-five Covid-19 cases have been reported so far in the flare-up linked to a…

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till June 28, follows tier-based system to allow relaxation | All you need to know

The Tamil Nadu government has decided to extend lockdown in the state until June 28, following consultations with medical experts. However, some Covid-19 restrictions have been eased in certain districts. TIER-BASED SYSTEM Districts in Tamil Nadu have been divided into three tiers. Teir-1 comprises 11 districts…

Economy May Have Shrunk 12% In June Quarter Due To Covid Second Wave: Report

The Indian economy may have contracted 12 per cent in the June quarter due to lockdowns imposed by the states in April and May to contain the second wave of the deadly Covid-19 pandemic, according to a report by UBS Securities India. The economy had contracted by 23.9 per cent in the same quarter last fiscal. The…

Kim Jong Un warns of ‘tense’ food situation, longer Covid lockdown in North Korea

North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un warned about possible food shortages and called for his people to brace for extended COVID-19 restrictions as he opened a major political conference to discuss national efforts to salvage a broken economy. The North’s official Korean Central News Agency also said Wednesday that Kim…

Raai Laxmi surprises her fans with a new hairstyle; shares an adorable video of her hairdo session

Actress Raai Laxmi is one of the most active Tamil actresses on social media. She often shares her workout routine videos and photoshoots on her Instagram page.  The actress recently shared a short video from her hairdo session. She surprised her fans with her new look. It seems that the actress had missed…

Delhi’s Big Unlocking: All Shops, Restaurants To Reopen Tomorrow

Shops, malls and restaurants in Delhi will open from tomorrow as Covid numbers in the national capital drop to a three-month low. Shops will be open seven days a week instead of the current odd-even system. Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, however, said this will be on trial basis for a week and strict action…

UK considers up to 4-week delay to end of lockdown due to Delta variant: Report

In the light of rise in cases of the Delta variant¬†of Covid-19, the UK government is considering a delay of up to four weeks from the scheduled June 21 end to all lockdown restrictions. The UK government is considering a delay of up to four weeks from the scheduled June 21 end to all lockdown restrictions amid a…

Natural Gas Consumption Begins To Recover This Month: Report

Manoj Jain, chairman of GAIL (India) said that gas consumption in April and May fell by about 10 per cent to 15 per cent compared to a 50 per cent reduction last year. The country’s natural gas consumption is recovering in June after declining in the previous two months, as states ease restrictions in the wake of…

Lockdown Extended till June14 with ease of restrictions in Tamil Nadu

Amidst the severe spread of covid-19 second wave in Tamil Nadu. Tamil Nadu has been under full lockdown for past two weeks, with regards of short decrease in fresh Covid cases, Government have made ease of Restrictions on Lockdown for districts apart from the 11 districts, which is still reporting several cases day by…