Chicken imported from Brazil tests positive for coronavirus, says China | World News

BEIJING/SHANGHAI: A sample of frozen chicken wings imported into the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen from Brazil has tested positive for coronavirus, the city government said in a notice on Thursday. Local disease control centres tested a surface sample taken from the chicken wings as part of routine screenings carried out on meat and seafood … Read more Chicken imported from Brazil tests positive for coronavirus, says China | World News

Mitchell Starc works on muscular body during COVID lockdown

[ad_1] Injury-ravaged Australia pace spearhead Mitchell Starc said he has worked on adding muscle to his body during the COVID-19-forced lockdown to ensure that his efforts to ramp up pace do not cause another breakdown. During the COVID break, the left-arm pacer trained with his New South Wales teammates, which, he said, allowed him to … Read more Mitchell Starc works on muscular body during COVID lockdown

New Zealand scrambles to trace cluster, reporting 14 new coronavirus COVID-19 cases | World News

New Zealand officials were scrambling to trace the source of an outbreak of the coronavirus, reporting 14 new cases on Thursday, as long queues of people formed to escape a renewed lockdown in the country`s biggest city or be tested for the virus. The discovery of four infected family members in Auckland two days ago … Read more New Zealand scrambles to trace cluster, reporting 14 new coronavirus COVID-19 cases | World News

UAE lifts entry permit restrictions on foreign residents

DUBAI: The United Arab Emirates on Wednesday lifted entry restrictions that required foreign residents who are overseas to seek approval before returning to the Gulf state. The UAE in March suspended the entry of non-citizens as part of measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus disease. It has since gradually allowed residents to return, … Read more UAE lifts entry permit restrictions on foreign residents

PM Modi urges states to ramp up testing, says their role is crucial in Covid-19 fight – india news

[ad_1] Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday pointed out the significance of each and every state in controlling the spread of the coronavirus disease in the country as he urged at least six of them to increase the number of tests to diagnose Covid-19. PM Modi held a video conference with the chief ministers of … Read more PM Modi urges states to ramp up testing, says their role is crucial in Covid-19 fight – india news

Valencia report two COVID-19 positives – football

[ad_1] La Liga side Valencia have announced that two members of their squad and coaching staff have tested positive for COVID-19, a day after returning to pre-season training. The club’s statement said the two individuals, who were not named, were isolating at home and that the rest of the squad would continue to follow a … Read more Valencia report two COVID-19 positives – football

Coronavirus : PM Modi Meeting with 10 States CMs Over Covid-19 – 10 राज्यों के CM से कुछ ही देर में वीडियो कॉन्फ्रेंसिंग में कोरोनावायरस के हालात पर चर्चा करेंगे PM मोदी

[ad_1] कोरोना संकट की रणनीति को लेकर करेंगे चर्चा नई दिल्ली: देश में कोरोना के कहर को देखते हुए प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी (PM Modi) आज 10 राज्यों से ऑनलाइन मुलाकात करेंगे. इससे पहले पीएम मोदी, 6 राज्यों के मुख्यमंत्रियों के साथ चर्चा कर चुके हैं. कोरोना वायरस पर काबू पाने के लिए लगाए लॉकडाउन-3 (Lockdown-3) हटाए जाने … Read more Coronavirus : PM Modi Meeting with 10 States CMs Over Covid-19 – 10 राज्यों के CM से कुछ ही देर में वीडियो कॉन्फ्रेंसिंग में कोरोनावायरस के हालात पर चर्चा करेंगे PM मोदी

US COVID-19 deaths drop for first time in four weeks

The US death toll from COVID-19 fell 16% to about 7,200 people last week, the first decline in deaths after four weeks of increases, according to a Reuters tally of state and county reports. The country posted more than 376,000 new COVID-19 cases for the week ended August 9, or an average of roughly 53,000 … Read more US COVID-19 deaths drop for first time in four weeks

Women’s World Cup postponed due to lack of preparation time, says event CEO – Cricket news

[ad_1] Concerns around players’ preparation in a short time led to the postponement of the ICC Women’s ODI World Cup and the decision had nothing to do with safety issues pertaining to COVID-19 in New Zealand, according to the event’s CEO Andrea Nelson. The showpiece, scheduled to start in February 2021, was postponed by a … Read more Women’s World Cup postponed due to lack of preparation time, says event CEO – Cricket news

Centre urges Bengal to allow entry of over 2,600 Indians stranded in Bangladesh – india news

[ad_1] The Centre has again urged the West Bengal government to allow entry of 2,680 inhabitants of the state stranded in neighbouring Bangladesh since the announcement of the lockdown across India in March, a senior official said on Sunday. The central government had made a similar request a few weeks back to let the people … Read more Centre urges Bengal to allow entry of over 2,600 Indians stranded in Bangladesh – india news