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India26, Mar 2020, 1:53 PM IST
Coronavirus: Etiquette that will save you from COVID-19 and other infection
While the 21-day lockdown is in place in India, there are a number of home remedies that people are suggesting to fight the coronavirus. However, PM Modi himself has clarified that only social distance can blunt the spread and staying at home for 21 days can help improve the situation. During these challenging times, Asianet Newsable joins PM Modi in spreading the message about the dos and don't to fight coronavirus.
India25, Mar 2020, 11:31 AM IST
My biggest challenge is to keep my people safe: Bengaluru’s top cop on coronavirus lockdown
Bengaluru police commissioner Bhaskar Rao spoke exclusively to Asianet Newsable about the gravity of the situation that has necessitated nationwide coronavirus lockdown
WORLD23, Mar 2020, 9:23 PM IST
Coronavirus: Myths vs Facts
The coronavirus pandemic has grappled the world by its teeth. With no definitive cure in sight and a lot of misinformation available on the internet, people are struggling to separate fact from fiction. Let’s take a look at some of the most commonly associated myths surround the disease and the real fact that you need to know.
WORLD20, Mar 2020, 6:27 PM IST
Coronavirus pandemic: Is the lockdown healing planet Earth?
While the world grapples with the coronavirus pandemic, the slowdown in human activity is having some unexpected, but positive impact on our planet. To combat the rapidly spreading virus countries have put a lockdown resulting in limited travel and industrial activity. Limiting travel has led to a reduction in vehicle emissions and cutting the amount of industrial activity has led to a drop in the number of harmful particles put in the air. Watch this video to learn more.
Sports20, Mar 2020, 2:06 PM IST
End of an era: Indian football legend PK Banerjee passes away
PK Banerjee, the 1962 Asian Games gold-medallist, whose best days as a striker coincided with Indian football's golden era, was suffering from respiratory problems due to pneumonia
WORLD18, Mar 2020, 6:59 PM IST
China researchers find people with Type A blood maybe more vulnerable to Coronavirus
Researchers in China have found that people with Type A blood are likely to catch Coronavirus than those with Type O. The study in Wuhan also found those with Type A blood are more likely to die from COVID-19. Watch this video to learn more about what this study from China has to say.
Sports18, Mar 2020, 1:45 PM IST
Manipur: Meet India’s first all-transgender football team; 14-member side formed thanks to Ya All
Recently, Manipur's all-transgender football team, first-ever such side in India, played in Imphal during the Northeast Queer Games. The team was formed due to the efforts of Ya All, an NGO based in Imphal. Asianet Newsable presents to you, the story of the historic all-transgender team
India18, Mar 2020, 9:46 AM IST
Coronavirus: Air Asia to bring back stranded Indians in Kuala Lampur, soldier tests positive
Government has approved Air Asia flights for Delhi and Vizag to help Indians stranded at Kuala Lumpur airport due to the coronavirus outbreak
India17, Mar 2020, 7:34 PM IST
Indian scientist in EU's Coronavirus vaccine research team
The European Taskforce formed by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to conduct research on developing a vaccine for Coronavirus has a Karnataka connection. Dr Mahadesh Prasad, a young scientist from Arkalgud, Hassan, is part 10 research teams formed to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. Watch this video to find out more about this Karnataka scientist.
India16, Mar 2020, 5:35 PM IST
Coronavirus: Checking the ground reality of awareness among the streets vendors of Bengaluru
To gauge the information that has translated to street vendors, Asianet Newsable grounded themselves at Madiwala market for a while, in an attempt to spread awareness about the risks of the deadly coronavirus. These vendors who have heard about the virus and its impact through various mediums also told us about the realities that they face these days
WORLD13, Mar 2020, 6:52 PM IST
Coronavirus turns cities around the world into ghost towns. Take a look
The novel coronavirus pandemic has disrupted daily life world over. With over 134,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases globally and close to 5,000 deaths reported so far, some of the famous public places across cities world over bear a deserted look. With some countries implementing a lockdown to curb the spread of the virus, the world now looks empty and in some places even eerie! Here’s a collection of photos of deserted destinations like theme parks, famous tourist attractions, etc. world over.
India13, Mar 2020, 4:45 PM IST
Coronavirus: How much for a mask? The fight against opportunistic pharmacists
Pharmacists turn opportunists when the nation as well as the world is battling coronavirus. Asianet Newsable's reality check shows how the common man is affected as simple masks that cost Rs 50 are being sold at exorbitant price of Rs 250 in Bengaluru's pharmacies.
CRICKET10, Mar 2020, 4:09 PM IST
IPL 2020: Meet top 10 batsmen who hit most sixes in history of IPL (2008-2019)
The 13th season of the Indian Premier League (IPL 2020) is set to start on March 29 in Mumbai. Defending champions Mumbai Indians (MI) will face Chennai Super Kings (CSK) at the Wankhede Stadium. Ahead of the new season, we at Asianet Newsable present to you the top 10 batsmen who have hit the maximum number of sixes in the history of the IPL. No surprise that the top spot is occupied by West Indian explosive batsman Chris Gayle. Who are the other nine? Find out here the batsmen (Top 10) with most sixes in IPL history (2008-2019).
OTHER SPORTS10, Mar 2020, 10:41 AM IST
Six-time world champion Mary Kom heading to Tokyo Olympics
Mary Kom was among the eight Indian boxers who qualified for the Tokyo Olympics. Six-time world champion Mary reached the Asian Qualifiers' semi-finals to book an Olympic spot