New Delhi (Sputnik): The federal government has ordered a partial lockdown across the country to contain the pandemic in the wake of COVID-19 taking seven lives and infecting 415 others. The Indian government also warned that those who violate the lockdown will be prosecuted.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi appealed to the general public to express their gratitude with applause for the people on the front line, including medical practitioners and health workers serving the citizens of the country at a time of crisis by clapping from their balconies on 22 March at 5 p.m. (India time).
New Delhi (Sputnik): Being a subtropical country, India experiences very hot summers and by the end of March the mercury already begins to soar.
The global pandemic has reached almost every country, infecting nearly 340,000 and killing over 14,700, but that's not the only thing. Against the backdrop of this virus, markets have plunged and numerous people have gone into survival mode, causing the situation to worsen with their coronavirus-induced panic.
Many celebrities have posted photos and videos amid quarantines across the globe to encourage others during these trying times, but some appear to be feeling the pinch of being confined to their homes.
This is not the first time Yulia Ushakova has angered social media users. In 2019, they criticised her for an ironic comment to a photo that depicted her on a treatment table wearing only a thong and bandage on her ankle. “Twisted ankle, I found a wrinkle under my bottom, I broke two nails. And all in one day”, read the caption.
New York City currently has one of the highest numbers of coronavirus cases in the United States – 4,400. This accounts for almost 30 percent of all cases in the country. The governor of New York has told all residents to stay indoors in order to prevent the spread of the infectious disease.
Javier Hernandez’s better half has indulged in a bit of nostalgia amid the coronavirus chaos, posting a throwback to the old days of her riding naked on a horseback along an empty picturesque coastline.
The 31-year-old Irishman has been a vocal critic of the coronavirus outbreak, urging his multi-million army of followers on social media to maintain personal hygiene and practice social distancing to prevent the spread of the infectious disease.
In order to avoid the spread of the coronavirus, which has infected more than 275,000 people around the world and resulted in the deaths of 11,000, authorities in many countries have urged their populations not to go outside, allowing them to work from home.
According to a former royal chef who worked at Buckingham Palace, the monarch, who turns 94 next month, has very specific eating habits. Her Majesty prefers brown eggs to white ones, avoids starches, potato, pasta, and rare meat. The monarch never eats bread crust and drinks her tea (Earl Grey, please) with a spot of milk, but no sugar.
The feud between Taylor Swift and Kanye West started back in 2009 at the MTV Video Music Awards. As Swift was receiving the award for Best Female Video and delivering her acceptance speech, Kanye climbed on stage, took the microphone from her, and said he considered Beyonce’s music video the best. Later, Ye issued an apology, which Swift accepted.
The White House senior adviser and POTUS’ eldest daughter recently came into contact with at least two coronavirus-infected officials, and has since taken the test despite showing no visible signs of the infection.
The Lebanese-American former porn star, who enjoyed huge popularity during her short - several months’ long - stint in the adult entertainment industry, has come up with a rewarding venture for those “stuck at home” due to the coronavirus threat.
A man from Washington, DC has been trolled and praised on social media for a cheeky social media stunt where he brags about his surplus of toilet roll supply amid shortages due to the coronavirus pandemic.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The coronavirus, which first broke out in the Chinese city of Wuhan at the end of 2019, has quickly spread to over 150 countries across the globe, paralysing the daily course of life in many places, as people are advised to remain isolated to stop the disease from spreading.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has infected over 209,000 globally, including Hollywood stars Tom Hanks, his wife Rita Wilson, and actor Idris Elba. The pandemic has also taken the lives of over 8,500 people.
New footage depicting a pod of red lights moving in formation through the night sky of El Paso, Texas, has left locals and netizens skeptical and triggered conspiracy theories.
While a number of social media users argued that the pathogen can be called “Chinese”, some also jokingly described it as "Kung Flu".
Even as some netizens wondered whether the pandemic could fit the description of some of the portents of the apocalypse, a number of people versed in the subject of biblical prophecy argued that this is not the End Times.