Qantas and Jetstar Extend Flight Cancellations

Qantas and Jetstar have extended their domestic and Trans-Tasman flight cancellations to the end of June 2020, whilst international flight cancellations have been extended through to end-July 2020. The Qantas Group is currently operating around 5% of its pre-COVID19 domestic passenger network and around 1% of its international network on an Available Seat Kilometre basis.… Continue reading Qantas and Jetstar Extend Flight Cancellations

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Air New Zealand to Expand Cargo Operations

Air New Zealand Cargo has signed an International Airfreight Capacity agreement with New Zealand’s Ministry of Transport that will give exporters and importers the ability to access key markets in a world where available air freight capacity is reduced due to the COVID19 pandemic. Rick Nelson, Air New Zealand General Manager Cargo, said cargo customers… Continue reading Air New Zealand to Expand Cargo Operations

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Hyatt’s Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment

Hyatt has made a Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment that builds on existing protocols and will include an accreditation process by the Global Biorisk Advisory Council (GBAC) at all Hyatt hotels around the world. The commitment also includes enhanced colleague training and support resources, and a cross-functional working group of medical experts and industry professionals… Continue reading Hyatt’s Global Care & Cleanliness Commitment

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Dutch coach puts team before home

Written by Mihir Vasavda | New Delhi | Published: May 7, 2020 2:12:39 am Sjoerd Marijne, the coach of the Indian women’s hockey team (Source: WORLDSPORT)  Sjoerd Marijne, the coach of the Indian women’s hockey team, could have been on an early Thursday morning’s evacuation flight from Mumbai to Amsterdam, arranged by the Dutch government.… Continue reading Dutch coach puts team before home

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A mantra for post Covid world

Written by Pramod Garg | Published: May 7, 2020 1:45:43 am Except for a few hotspots, India is doing well when compared to other countries. (File Photo/Representational) Plague, the disease caused by the bacterium Yersinia pestis, had devastated mankind for centuries but was ultimately tamed. Today, the COVID-19 pandemic has plagued the world like a… Continue reading A mantra for post Covid world

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‘I am healed’: Paulo Dybala confirms Covid-19 recovery

By: Sports Desk | Updated: May 7, 2020 1:31:14 am Argentina and Juventus footballer Paulo Dybala (Reuters/File Photo) Argentina and Juventus footballer Paulo Dybala on Wednesday completely recovered from Covid-19 almost over a month after being diagnosed with the virus. “Many people talked in the past weeks … but I can finally confirm that I… Continue reading ‘I am healed’: Paulo Dybala confirms Covid-19 recovery

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To hold NEET amid pandemic, NTA to double test centres

Written by Ritika Chopra | New Delhi | Updated: May 7, 2020 11:17:05 am Following government directions, the NTA is now planning to seat two candidates two metres apart, which, in other words, means it will need roughly 6,000 test centres, as opposed to the originally planned 3,000, to accommodate 15 lakh NEET aspirants. (File… Continue reading To hold NEET amid pandemic, NTA to double test centres

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Prepare for long haul | The Indian Express

Written by Anand Sharma | Published: May 7, 2020 12:42:41 am India’s lockdown has been arguably the harshest. It was supported by all major political parties, and elected state governments of which 11 are controlled by the opposition. (File Photo/Representational) The coronavirus pandemic has created an unprecedented crisis. It has spread rapidly, catching governments, local… Continue reading Prepare for long haul | The Indian Express

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