Will supply paracetamol, hydroxychloroquine to countries badly affected by Covid-19: MEA

Will supply paracetamol, hydroxychloroquine to countries badly affected by Covid-19: MEA

India has said it will supply paracetamol and hydroxychloroquine to countries ‘particularly badly affected’ by the coronavirus pandemic even as US President Donald Trump warned of ‘retaliation’ if the Indian government did not allow the export of anti-malarial drugs. “In view of the humanitarian aspects of the Covid-19 pandemic, it has been decided that India would […]

Life under lockdown: Coronavirus sparks fears for UK prisons

Life under lockdown: Coronavirus sparks fears for UK prisons

London, United Kingdom – Prisoners across England and Wales are being confined to their cells for almost 24 hours a day, with some doubled-up in cells built for one person, as institutions try to halt the spread of coronavirus. For those behind bars, the reality of life under lockdown is bringing “unprecedented” risks. Social distancing is impossible […]

Japan to announce state of emergency

Japan to announce state of emergency

Japan is expected to announce a state of emergency later on Tuesday amid a spike in coronavirus cases, as Singapore began a partial lockdown and other countries extended stay-at-home orders to curb the spread of the disease. In the UK, Prime Minister Boris Johnson, who was diagnosed with coronavirus late last month, was moved to […]

School Education Department To Launch Dedicated Grievance Redressal Portals In J&K

School Education Department To Launch Dedicated Grievance Redressal Portals In J&K

Jammu:  The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Monday issued directions to the school education department (SED) to launch dedicated grievance redressal portals in the union territory. For early redressal of grievances of government teachers, Principal Secretary School Education Department Asgar Hassan Samoon on Monday directed launching of dedicated grievance redressal portals at the directorate-level, an […]

SRINAGAR DESERVE RESPITE

SRINAGAR DESERVE RESPITE

Srinagar city is under lockdown due to Covid-19 threat from March 19. District administration of Srinagar decided to go for lockdown as on March 18, an aged woman from Khanyar locality of Srinagar tested positive and was immediately hospitalized. All the primary and secondary contacts of the woman were quarantined and kept under surveillance. According […]

Jamia Professor, Suspended For ‘Failing 15 Non-Muslim Students’, Didn’t Fail Even One

Jamia Professor, Suspended For ‘Failing 15 Non-Muslim Students’, Didn’t Fail Even One

Examination results of students taught by Dr Abrar Ahmad, the Assistant Professor at Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI), who was suspended for allegedly failing “fifteen of his non-Muslim students”, show that only one postgraduate couldn’t make the grade and that too because he didn’t take the exam. Last semester, Ahmad taught the paper Automations Systems — […]