UK follows Italy on the Coronavirus epidemic

On Wednesday 1st April, UK recorded the highest increase in the number of day-to-day deaths owing to Coronavirus. Following Italy’s epidemic curve, the UK death toll rose by 563 to 2,352, an increase of 31% on the total of 1,789 deaths reported...

Working parents ‘zoom’ into meetings and childcare

Coronavirus lockdown has forced corporates to allow professionals to work from home. The general perception about ‘remote’ working revolves around increased productivity owing to time saved on travel and a simultaneous decrease in stress levels....

There will be disruptions, but it’s the only way: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the 21-day national lockdown to contain the spread of coronavirus was bound to cause disruptions but the choice was stark as social distancing and isolation were the only and best means to ensure the disease...

Railways to make ventilators, coaches to be isolation units

As the government prepares for a long battle against Covid-19, isolation wards in trains for rural and remote areas, and manufacturing of ventilators in its factories are at the top of the agenda for the Indian Railways

Beijing blocks UNSC discussion on coronavirus

China blocked a discussion in the UN Security Council on the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the world, sought earlier this week by Estonia, in a sign that reflects the limitations of the apex body of global governance to debate the burning issues...

Do we need artificial humans? Samsung's Pranav Mistry, creator of Neon Life, explains

Is it possible to have a fully virtual, computationally created being that looks and behaves like us?

Rt Hon Keith Vaz, the MP for Leicester East and the Chairman for the Home Affairs Select Committee, outside the Royal Courts of Justice following the inquest of Jacintha Saldanha who died on the 8th December 2012. He is pictured with her husband...

Rt Hon Keith Vaz, the MP for Leicester East and the Chairman for the Home Affairs Select Committee, outside the Royal Courts of Justice following the inquest of Jacintha Saldanha who died on the 8th December 2012. He is pictured with her husband...

A man killed in a car crash that led to blocking of Bradgate Road and Roecliffe Road in Cropston on the weekend, has been named as 19-year-old Danveer Singh Sadhra of nearby Newtown Linford.

The Indian High Commission and India League are organising Gandhi Jayanti on 2nd October at Tavistock Square, London, from 11am onwards. The event that is open to all will be graced by the acting Indian High Commissioner HE Ranjan Mathai, Deputy...

The Indian High Commission and India League are organising Gandhi Jayanti on 2nd October at Tavistock Square, London, from 11am onwards. The event that is open to all will be graced by the acting Indian High Commissioner HE Ranjan Mathai, Deputy...



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