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COVID lockdown empties Delhi streets amid deadly surge

Transmission electron microscope image of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, emerging from human cells. Credit: NIAID New Delhi led major cities across India into a weekend lockdown Saturday as the country confronts a fierce new coronavirus wave, with more than 230,000 fresh daily cases and families clamouring for drugs and hospital beds. Hopes that…

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Weekend lockdown, curfew for India’s richest Country as virus Explosion worsens

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain India’s wealthiest state Maharashtra, home to the country’s financial capital Mumbai, will impose a weekend lockdown and night curfew on its 110 million people as it battles a spike in COVID-19 cases, authorities said Sunday. India reported 93,249 new daily infections on Sunday, the highest increase since September, with Maharashtra a…

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US Capitol under lockdown after Auto rams barricade

Police block a street near the US Capitol after a vehicle drove into two Capitol Police officers.  Eric Baradat/Getty Images The US Capitol was put on lockdown Friday after a car rammed into two police officers and hit a barricade. One of the officers died from his injuries, acting US Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman…

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Lockdown lifts interest in home-cooking: 91 percent of Brits plan to cook’as much, or more’ this year

The closure of out-of-home foodservice channels and having more time on our hands during lockdown has raised interest in home-cooking and, new research suggests, this trend could have sticking power when restrictions ease.

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Toronto’s lockdown extended until at least March 8

A lockdown and stay at home order is being extended in Canada’s largest city until at least March 8.

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Lockdown: Tennis players getting on with life in Australia

With no way out, tennis players in lockdown are figuring out ways to keep themselves fit within the confines of their Melbourne hotel rooms as they prepare for the Australian Open.

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In Tokyo’s lockdown, a few beverage on even after police call time By Reuters

3/3 © Reuters. Restaurants found flouting Japan’s COVID-19 emergency decree in Tokyo 2/3 By Irene Wang and Daniel Leussink TOKYO (Reuters) – For Yuuki Hamazono, it was a relief to find bars and restaurants in Tokyo flouting the Japanese government’s request to close by 8 p.m. The 30-year-old financial trader was one of many people…

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Tough lockdown measures in California expose leadership divides

Los Angeles California compelled much of the state to close shop and stay at home on Monday, when some of the harshest coronavirus restrictions in the United States came into effect one day after the state set a record with more than 30,000 new COVID-19 cases.Gov. Gavin Newsom’s order was triggered in areas where fewer…

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Too early to consider lockdown exit strategy

Image copyright EPA It is too early to consider a strategy for exiting the coronavirus lockdown, the foreign secretary has said.Dominic Raab said the current measures were “beginning to work” – but shifting focus could mean “we won’t get through the peak as fast as we need to”.He added Boris Johnson remained in charge of…