An emotional Renedy also appealed to everyone to come forward and ensure that the northeastern state does not face the oxygen crunch like the other parts of the country
Here are some questions and answers on what's known about the virus so far.
Ilkay Gundogan will miss Manchester City's first two games of the new Premier League season and an EFL Cup match
The 2020 world championship has been unable to start with eight races of a scheduled 22 already either scrapped or postponed
Shinzo Abe hopes to use the Tokyo Olympics as the capstone of his career as Japan's longest-serving prime minister, but the games are in doubt despite the organizers and the ICOC repeatedly saying they are going ahead on July 24 — as planned
The International Olympic Committee remains adamant the Tokyo Games will go ahead as planned in July and disregarded the need for "any drastic decisions at this stage"
Like Euro 2020, the forthcoming edition of the Copa America has been shifted back 12 months to 2021 as a result of coronavirus
After the Norwegian FA claimed Euro 2020 was postponed for a year, UEFA has confirmed a new start date of June 11, 2021
The Norwegian FA claims Euro 2020 has been postponed for a year following a UEFA conference on Tuesday
Following the respective directives of the Telangana and Karnataka governments, the Pullela Gopichand Academy in Hyderbad and Prakash Padukone Academy in Bangalore have been shut down for two weeks
Before the coronavirus crisis caused mass cancellations and postponements in the last three days, March was to be a busy sports month. But as things stand now, there is very little live action for the fans
The Indian Cricket Board's top boss reiterated that safety is their top priority, a day after the IPL was postponed and the three-match ODI series between India and South Africa was also called off amid coronavirus pandemic
A day after the sports ministry ordered that fans be locked out of sporting events in a desperate bid to halt the deadly coronavirus spread, number of sporting events in India, including cash-rich IPL, have been postponed
In the wake of coronavirus pandemic, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has postponed the start of this year's Indian Premier League (IPL) from March 29 to April 15
In the latest measure to try to halt the spread of coronavirus, all sporting activity in Italy has been suspended until April 3
India were to send five men, including Youth Olympics gold medallist Jeremy Lalrinnunga (67kg), and four women, including Chanu (49kg), to the April 16-25 gold-level Olympic qualifying event in Uzbekistan
In an advisory issued by the Sports Authority of India (SAI) to all the NSFs on Wednesday, it said the athletes' health comes first
The season-opening stage 1 tournament is scheduled to be held in Thailand's capital from March 8 to 15 and this would have been India's first international competition since their return from a five-month suspension
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.