Uber now delivers groceries, Zoomcar eases emergency travel during COVID-19 lockdown

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 12, 2020 10:43:43 am Uber now delivers groceries, Zoomcar eases emergency travel during COVID-19 lockdown Soon after PM Narendra Modi announced lockdown due to the novel coronavirus outbreak companies and start-ups such as Uber, Zoomcar, among others suspended their service across the country. Amidst the lockdown… Continue reading Uber now delivers groceries, Zoomcar eases emergency travel during COVID-19 lockdown

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Jenson Button wins Legends race as Villeneuve makes strong virtual debut

By: Reuters | Published: April 12, 2020 9:58:22 am Jenson Button (Source: Reuters File Photo) Jenson Button won a ‘Legends Trophy’ esports race on Saturday with fellow retired Formula One world champion Jacques Villeneuve going from last to sixth on his virtual debut. Button, racing in the Brawn GP colours with which he won the… Continue reading Jenson Button wins Legends race as Villeneuve makes strong virtual debut

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Spanish football still arguing despite pandemic

By: AP | Published: April 12, 2020 9:52:43 am The coronavirus pandemic has not softened the power struggle between soccer organisations in Spain. Not even the coronavirus pandemic has softened the power struggle between soccer organisations in Spain. The outbreak has actually strained relationships between the Spanish soccer federation, the Spanish league and the Spanish… Continue reading Spanish football still arguing despite pandemic

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Bihar: As 42 striking teachers die during strike, teachers associations’ urge govt to end deadlock

Written by Santosh Singh | Patna | Updated: April 12, 2020 9:43:56 am With as many as striking 42 teachers passing away during the ongoing strike that started in mid-February, teachers’ associations have demanded that the Bihar government be sympathetic towards them. (Representational Image) With as many as striking 42 teachers — 15 of them… Continue reading Bihar: As 42 striking teachers die during strike, teachers associations’ urge govt to end deadlock

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Facebook tips and tricks: Enable these options to use Facebook efficiently

By: Tech Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 12, 2020 9:39:25 am Here are some tips to use Facebook efficiently (Image: Bloomberg) Facebook is one of the most used social media networks in the world with a few million users from India. The company CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently announced that the coronavirus pandemic has… Continue reading Facebook tips and tricks: Enable these options to use Facebook efficiently

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Billie Jean King says women athletes should stay focused on fight for equality

By: Reuters | Published: April 12, 2020 9:36:52 am Billie Jean King says women athletes should stay focused on fight for equality. (Source: AP) Tennis great Billie Jean King on Saturday said that despite the myriad of setbacks facing female athletes due to the coronavirus pandemic, they should not lose sight of the need to… Continue reading Billie Jean King says women athletes should stay focused on fight for equality

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Jan Frodeno completes home Ironman triathlon for charity

By: Reuters | Berlin | Updated: April 12, 2020 9:29:22 am Jan Frodeno (Source: Instagram) Olympic gold medallist Jan Frodeno completed a full Ironman triathlon in his home on Saturday to raise more than 200,000 euros ($217,280) for charity. The German, currently in coronavirus lockdown in Girona, Spain, swam 3.86km in his counter-current pool, cycled… Continue reading Jan Frodeno completes home Ironman triathlon for charity

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Chores as desi lockdown workout

Written by Yamini Nair | Published: April 12, 2020 4:40:24 am Coconut trees, requiring long hours of work, but rendering a lifetime of memories. Over two weeks ago, I received a message on the WhatsApp group of my aerobics class. It was before the nationwide lockdown was enforced to contain the spread of coronavirus. Gymnasiums… Continue reading Chores as desi lockdown workout

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Out of my mind: Beware false coronavirus optimism

Written by Meghnad Desai | Published: April 12, 2020 4:30:21 am The manner in which the virus spreads initially, its later acceleration, the juxtaposition between people tested and the number of positive and the number of dead, have a shape which is well-known in statistics and hence a tool that is reliable. (Representational/Getty Image) The… Continue reading Out of my mind: Beware false coronavirus optimism

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Inside track: Out of Shadows

Inside track: Out of Shadows https://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/covid-19-crisis-coronavirus-harsh-vardhan-markaz-nizamuddin-tablighi-jamaat-6358277/

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