Bend it like Italy: The Hindu Editorial on flattening the COVID-19 curve

Five months after WHO declared COVID-19 as a  public health emergency of international concern and three-and-half months after it called the disease a pandemic, its spread does not seem to … Read More

States hold the key: The Hindu Editorial on Unlock 2.0

The Home Ministry’s orders relaxing the lockdown in the Unlock 2.0 phase until July 31 provides for a wider resumption of activity in areas other than containment zones, while retaining, … Read More

Call for action: On ICMR antibody test study

The results of a serological test conducted across 69 districts by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) have indicated that the confirmed numbers of COVID-19 infections reported from the … Read More

Maharashtra Covid-19 cases rise by 1,606 to 30,706; death toll 1,135 | India News

MUMBAI: Maharashtra on Saturday recorded 1,606 new Covid-19 cases and 67 deaths, including 41 in Mumbai, taking the case count to 30,706 and the number of the fatalities to 1,135, … Read More

Punjab blames Maharashtra for Covid positive pilgrims, latter says it’s ‘not our fault’ | India News

CHANDIGARH/MUMBAI/AURANGABAD: The complexities involved in evacuating thousands of migrants across state borders are beginning to sink in. Maharashtra on Friday sealed areas around Nanded’s Takht Hazoor Sahib after Punjab saw … Read More