China reports eight new coronavirus cases in mainland

China reported eight new coronavirus cases in the mainland for July 4, compared with three cases a day earlier, the health authority said on Sunday. Six of the new infections were imported cases, according to a statement by the National Health Commission, while the capital Beijing reported two new cases. There were no new deaths. […]


Maths al fresco as COVID-19, slow Internet stall classes in Kashmir Valley

Early mornings and tall willows provide the perfect setting for a dedicated teacher to ensure his students don’t lose out Dawn evokes unpleasant memories in Kashmir — usually associated with anti-militancy operations by security forces. However, one early morning initiative has kindled hope and won hearts in the troubled region — an open-air coaching class […]


Pakistan reports 3,387 new Covid-19 cases

Pakistan reported 3,387 new coronavirus cases and 68 deaths during the last 24 hours, taking the total number of cases in the country to 225,283 and the death toll to 4,619, according to official figures on Saturday. Most coronavirus cases have been reported from Sindh with 90,721 cases, followed by Punjab with 80,297 cases, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa […]


Coronavirus | Brazil approves law requiring masks on streets, public transport

However, Jair Bolsonaro vetoed clauses requiring masks in churches, schools, shops and factories. Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro approved a law requiring masks on streets and in public transportation to help prevent coronavirus infections. However, he vetoed clauses requiring masks in churches, schools, shops and factories. Mr. Bolsonaro says forcing people to use masks in such […]