The BCCI is still carrying out negotiations regarding the duration of 10 days of soft quarantine (training allowed) for players after reaching the UK where they will be based for three and half months.
A senior official in the personnel department admits that Covid-19 has severely affected several bureaucrats from top to lower ranks.
The ongoing Kumbh Mela has been at the centre of controversy amid fears that it could be a super spreader event as the second wave of the coronavirus surges uncontrollably.
Biden said the plan starts with mounting a safe, and effective vaccination campaign to meet the goal of administering 100 million shots in the first 100 days in office.
The situation is under careful watch and regular advice is being provided to the states for enhanced surveillance, containment, testing and dispatch of samples to INSACOG labs.
The 22-year-old left-arm leg-spinner will play for the Melbourne Stars against the Sydney Sixers
Some categories of passengers such as pregnant women or those travelling to attend last rites of their kin are exempted from quarantine
India batsman Rohit Sharma, who started his 14-day quarantine in Sydney on December 17, could be back for the third and fourth Test matches against Australia
India's much-anticipated tour of Australia begins on Friday with the first ODI at the Sydney Cricket Ground in front of limited crowd amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
Galle Gladiators is pwned by a Pakistani businessman, Nadeem Omar who also owns the Quetta Gladiators franchise in the Pakistan Super League
The report said that after reaching Auckland, the Pakistan contingent will be in a 14-day quarantine period.
Pat Cummins has been named in both the white and red-ball squads as vice-captain in a tour starting on November 27
Pat Cummins recently returned from IPL where he was playing for Kolkata Knight Riders and has allayed fears of fatigue hopping between bio-secure bubbles
Migrant labourer arrested along with five others for killing 12-year-old.
The Indian Cricket team, led by Virat Kohli, will be flying directly to Australia after IPL 2020 concludes in UAE on November 10
Eoin Morgan, Tom Banton and Pat Cummins will arrive in Abu Dhabi on September 17, six days before KKR's IPL 2020 opener
The court directed the Centre to issue necessary directions for releasing salaries of doctors and frontline healthcare workers engaged in COVID-19 duty on time.
Forced quarantine is making us confront hard truths about ourselves. We can turn this into a critical moment of reflection, writes Priyadarshini Sen.
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.