india

Bihar students back in hostel in Vizag

Tejashwi Yadav brings the issue to the notice of GVMC Commissioner Twenty Intermediate students from Bihar have been relocated to their hostel following the intervention of Municipal Commissioner G. Srijana. Former Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Tejashwi Yadav brought to her notice by Twitter that the students were staying in two hotels following the closure […]

india

The perils of an all-out lockdown

If the poor must stay at home, they need income support and essential services As the novel coronavirus spreads, a double crisis looms over India: a health crisis and an economic crisis. In terms of casualties, the health crisis is still very confined (seven deaths in a country where eight million people die every year), […]

sport

Olympics: Early decision needed for any delay

Any decision to delay the Olympics should be made before May, an organising committee board member told Japanese broadcaster TBS late on Wednesday, as doubts over the Summer Games may grow with the coronavirus now declared a pandemic. Tokyo 2020 executive board member Haruyuki Takahashi’s comments came just hours after its chief, Yoshiro Mori, publicly […]