Day: April 3, 2020

Coronavirus survivor: ‘In my blood, there may be answers’

NEW YORK — Tiffany Pinckney remembers the fear when COVID-19 stole her breath. So when she recovered, the New York City mother became one of the country’s first survivors to donate her blood to help treat other seriously ill patients. “It is definitely overwhelming to know that in […]

JK reports 5 new COVID-19 cases, total tally 75 now

Jammu, Apr 3: Jammu and Kashmir on Friday reported five new cases of coronavirus, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases in the Union Territory to 75, a senior government official said. As many as 5,316 people were put under surveillance on Friday, increasing the total number of people […]

COVID-19: Lt Governor calls for universal usage of masks in J&K

open view news desk JAMMU, APRIL 02: Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today called for universal usage of masks to contain the spread of coronavirus in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. He was chairing a high level meeting of Administrative Secretaries at Raj Bhavan to review […]

Enforce complete ban on female Russian poplar species: Div Com to DCs

Covid-19: preventive measures Enforce complete ban on female Russian poplar species: Div Com to DCs SFC to axe all female poplar species within a week open view news desk SRINAGAR, APRIL 03: In compliance to orders passed by the High Court J&K in Public Interest Litigation (PIL) Nos-834/2015, […]

Customers desert South Korea's animal cafes over virus fears

A beige feline paces between two Gaudi-style columns at the empty 2 Cats cafe in Seoul, with upturned stools standing on the tables where humans sat to play with them in pre-virus days. Along with coffee, South Korea’s animal cafes offer the chance to cuddle companion creatures like […]

Google to publish user location data to help govts tackle virus

Google says it will publish users’ location data around the world from Friday to allow governments to gauge the effectiveness of social distancing measures, brought in to stem the COVID-19 pandemic. The reports on users’ movements in 131 countries will be made available on a special website and […]

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