'Long Covid' can affect the fit and young, warns UK

India, Oct. 21 -- Using stories of four individuals - one of them 22 years old - the UK government on Wednesday cautioned against lowering the guard against Covid-19, highlighting the long-term devast... Read More

Global youth losing faith in democracy: Cambridge study

India, Oct. 20 -- Faith and satisfaction in democracy is in the steepest decline among 18 to 34-year olds in almost every global region, a new Cambridge University study says, adding that the young ar... Read More

Battered by Covid-19, London plots to recharge future

India, Oct. 20 -- The celebrated 18th century writer Samuel Johnson once said that 'when a man is tired of London, he is tired of life', but he never had to contend with the effects of a Covid-19-like... Read More

World struggles as Covid-19 infections cross 40 million

geneva/LONDON, Oct. 20 -- The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases across the planet has surpassed 40 million, but experts say that is only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the true impact of the... Read More

World struggles as Covid-19 infections cross 40 million

LONDON/ Geneva, Oct. 20 -- Countries are struggling to tackle the Covid-19 pandemic as global cases topped 40 million, with Wales ordering a two-week shutdown, Belgium warning of a virus tsunami, and ... Read More

UK church leaders warn Boris Johnson govt over key Brexit bill

India, Oct. 19 -- Five influential leaders of the UK's Anglican churches on Monday warned the Boris Johnson government that a new Brexit bill currently going through parliament would set a "disastrous... Read More

Two-week lockdown in Wales from Friday as UK cases surge

India, Oct. 19 -- The Wales government announced a two-week 'short, sharp' lockdown from Friday to break the cycle of transmission of Covid-19, as the number of new cases continued to surge in the UK ... Read More

'Diversity Built Britain': New coin to honour non-white contribution

India, Oct. 17 -- The Boris Johnson government will release 2.5 million 50 pence coins on Monday with the words 'Diversity Built Britain' to mark what is described as 'profound contribution' of minori... Read More

Covid-19 deaths fuelled by 'perfect storm' of chronic illnesses: Study

India, Oct. 16 -- The interaction of Covid-19 with the continued global rise in chronic illnesses and related risk factors such as obesity, high blood sugar and outdoor air pollution over the past 30 ... Read More

London on 'high alert' from Saturday as infections surge

London/ Berlin, Oct. 16 -- London will be on 'high alert' from Saturday - the second of the three-tier system introduced by the UK government earlier this week - as new Covid-19 cases surged across va... Read More