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Following this past weekend’s 2-0 defeat to fierce rivals Liverpool, Manchester United manager Ole Gunner Solskjaer confirmed every United fans worst fears, that Marcus Rashford could face a minimum of six weeks out. Solskjaer said during his post match press conference on Sunday: This injury could hardly come at a worse time for the Red Devils with the return leg in the Carabao Cup looming against Manchester City at the end of the month where United somehow have to overturn a 3-1 deficit.

UN Deputy Secretary-General warns against Shifting Resources from Gender-Equality Initiatives at the virtual conference for "Transformative approaches: State support to promote women’s participation i

UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina J. Mohammed provided his remarks, at the virtual ministerial round table conference on “Transformative approaches: State support to promote women’s participation in peacebuilding”, in New York on 27th May, 2020 along with Government of Sweden and the International Peace Institute.

Cape Town locals help the homeless during the lockdown despite opposition

Peter Wagenaar, a real estate agent, and his wife have been cooking for the homeless people in Sea Point during the lockdown which has stirred up tension in the affluent suburb of Mouille Point.Peter had been using his car to distribute food to homeless people in Sea Point, which caused anger among some residents. In the early hours of 6th May, his car was set ablaze and nothing but charred metal was left after the fire.

Spraying or fumigation of outdoor spaces, such as streets or marketplaces, is not recommended to kill the COVID-19 virus says WHO

In an publication titled, ‘Cleaning and disinfection of environmental surfaces in the context of COVID-19,’ and released on May 16, 2020, the WHO said this is because “disinfectant is inactivated by dirt and debris and it is not feasible to manually clean and remove all organic matter from such spaces.” The WHO also advised against spraying porous surfaces, such as sidewalks and unpaved walkways, would be even less effective.

Over $105 Million in cash has been delivered by postmen to bank account holders across India at their doorstep

Aadhaar is the world’s largest biometric ID system in India. An Aadhaar number is a 12-digit random number issued by the Government Authority to the residents of India after satisfying the verification process. Any individual, irrespective of age and gender, who is a resident can voluntarily enrol to obtain a Aadhaar number. The residents have to provide minimal demographic and biometric information to sign up which is absolutely free of cost.

100% biodegradable paper coffee stirrers now in Paris

One of 3 winners of the 2019 Ocean Plastic Innovation Challenge , Qwarzo has produced a simple 100% paper stirrer which is biodegradable and compostable within a short period and also waterproof, greaseproof and fire resistant. The main idea for it is to replace millions of polluting plastic stirrers used everyday by a large number of customers. The Qwarzo stirrer has now been made available to the coffee drinkers at the La Defense Metro Station in Paris for the first time.

Restaurant reopens with ingenious Social Distancing in Bangkok

The barriers made from Polyvinyl chloride(PVC) pipes and plastic sheets were set up for customers at a Bangkok restaurant which reopened for the first time in weeks. The containment units are very cost-effective, according to the chain owner . The restaurants are open for reservations only. It has been a very difficult time for the restaurant industry all over the world due to the Coronavirus(COVID-19)outbreak lockdowns enforced in countries. This goes on to show that it is possible for resta

Covid 19 Testing in India

With a population of 1.353 billion (2018) and the second-most populous country after China in the world, it does have a major challenge on how it will manage the testing of all its citizens for the Coronavirus (Covid-19). India comprises 28 states and 8 union territories. Based on the information from Indian Council of Medical Research, there are at present 154 operational government labs and 68 private labs for performing Covid19 tests on the public, this list is updated on a daily basis and
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