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Sri Lankans, wearing masks, flock to voting centres for parliament election

08 August, 2020 9:55 am 9:55 am

COLOMBO (Reuters) – Sri Lankans lined up before polling stations opened on Wednesday, wearing masks and social distancing, to elect a new parliament that President Gotabaya Rajapaksa hopes will clear the way for him to boost his powers. The tourism-dependent island nation of 21 million people has been struggling since deadly militant attacks on hotels … Read More

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Dr Zafar urges people to observe social distancing during Eid days

07 July, 2020 2:43 pm 2:43 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant on Health Dr Zafar Mirza has said that the people should wear masks and observe social distancing during Eidul Azha days. Briefing the journalists, the special assistant urged the people to strictly adhere all SOPs on Eidul Azha for effective prevention from coronavirus pandemic. “Although spread of virus in … Read More

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India to reopen Taj Mahal with social distancing, masks

07 July, 2020 12:44 pm 12:44 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Visitors to the Taj Mahal will have to wear masks at all times, keep their distance and not touch its glistening marble surfaces when India’s 17th-century monument to love reopens on Monday after a three-month COVID-19 shutdown. Only 5,000 tourists will be allowed in a day, split into two groups, a … Read More

Restaurants and hotels to reopen as England eases social distancing

06 June, 2020 8:49 pm 8:49 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Tuesday pubs, restaurants and hotels could reopen in England early next month, easing the coronavirus lockdown that has all but shut the economy. In other signs of a gradual return to normal life, hairdressers will also open again, along with tourist attractions like theme parks, but … Read More

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Dr Zafar stresses need for precautionary measures to avoid from COVID-19

06 June, 2020 6:25 pm 6:25 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Special Assistant on National Health Services Dr Zafar Mirza has stressed the need for wearing face masks, observing social distancing, frequent hand washing to stay safe from the COVID-19. Briefing the media in Islamabad on Sunday, the special assistant has asked the people to initiate special care for their elders in … Read More

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Trump says Republican convention will not be held in North Carolina

06 June, 2020 10:07 am 10:07 am

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – US President Donald Trump said on Tuesday the Republican National Convention set for August in North Carolina would have to be held in another state because of social distancing restrictions ordered by the state’s governor. Trump made the announcement on Twitter hours after Governor Roy Cooper, a Democrat, rejected Republican demands for … Read More

South Korean, café, hires, robot, barista, help, social distancing

South Korean cafe hires robot barista to help with social distancing

05 May, 2020 2:16 pm 2:16 pm

DAEJEON, South Korea (Reuters) – The new robot barista at the cafe in Daejeon, South Korea, is courteous and swift as it seamlessly makes its way towards customers. “Here is your Rooibos almonds tea latte, please enjoy. It’s even better if you stir it,” it says, as a customer reaches for her drink on a … Read More

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IOC board to consider moving upcoming session online

05 May, 2020 11:01 am 11:01 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The International Olympic Committee is considering hosting its 136th session in July via livestream amid social distancing measures due to the COVID-19 outbreak that forced the delay of the 2020 Tokyo Games. The IOC cited the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics as well as “current measures being implemented in Switzerland and … Read More

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PML-N distributes Corona protection kits with violating social distancing o...

04 April, 2020 8:21 pm 8:21 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) on Thursday distributed safety equipment among doctors, nurses and paramedics at the General Hospital with violating the orders of social distancing. PML-N Lahore General Secretary Khawaja Imran Nazir, Khawaja Salman Rafique, Col (R) Mubashar Javed and others visited the hospital to distribute the protection kits. They violated … Read More

Australia PM, social distancing, helping, slow coronavirus spread

Australia PM says social distancing helping to slow coronavirus spread

03 March, 2020 8:49 am 8:49 am

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Australia’s rate of the spread of the novel coronavirus has halved in recent days, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Sunday as he announced an additional A$1.1 billion ($680 million) to expand telemedicine care and other health services. Morrison said that the daily increase in cases in recent days was at about … Read More

CM Usman Buzdar, announces, 14-day, social distancing, Punjab, tomorrow

CM Usman Buzdar announces 14-day social distancing in Punjab

03 March, 2020 6:22 pm 6:22 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has announced a 14-day social distancing in the province from Tuesday. Giving a briefing to the media through video link about the decisions made in the cabinet committee for anti-coronavirus, the chief minister said that it was not a curfew and lockdown. “The Pun jab … Read More