Coronavirus in Navi Mumbai: Civic officials to be available for 24 hours during pandemic

The Free Press Journal
The new civic chief of Navi Mumbai Municipal Corporation (NMMC) cleared that civic officials will have to be available 24 hours during the pandemic and no excuses will be entertained. He said that during a war, the country comes first and everything including family and friends comes later.

Abhijit Bangar, 2008 batch IAS took over charge as new civic chief of NMMC on Tuesday from…

Countries Consider Stricter Virus Measures As Cases Climb

Newsy
Governments around the world are advising citizens to abide by virus restrictions or face stricter measures as COVID-19 case numbers climb.

In Australia, travel restrictions are being extended and harsher punishments are being implemented for those who break quarantine rules. Earlier this month, Australian officials isolated the state of Victoria amid a resurgence of cases in the…

When an MCH turns exam centre for KEAM

The Hindu
The Government Medical College Hospital (MCH), Alappuzha, is on the frontline of COVID-19 fight by treating and saving a large number of lives.

Apart from being a medical facility, the MCH will turn an examination centre for KEAM 2020, the State entrance examinations for admission to engineering and pharmacy courses, on Thursday.

While almost all the 1,10,250 candidates registered…

First in India? Malayalam film started in COVID-19’s wake enters post production

The New Indian Express
Rajisha Vijayan, Shine Tom Chacko, Veena Nandakumar and Sudhy Kopa don lead roles in the movie which was completed in 25 days.

KOCHI: Producer Ashiq Usman and his crew pulled off a remarkable feat of sorts when they successfully wrapped up the shooting schedule of a movie that went on the floors at the peak of the COVID pandemic when most people were confined to their homes.

The…

International Football Association Board extends five substitutes option till August 2021

Zee News India
Earlier on May 8, 2020, this temporary decision was taken amid the prevailing COVID-19 situation for the competitions scheduled to be completed by December 31, 2020.

Earlier on May 8, 2020, this temporary decision was taken amid the prevailing COVID-19 situation for the competitions scheduled to be completed by December 31, 2020.

The main reason for the temporary amendment was the…