Bhutan town emerges from 4-month lockdown after administering second Covid doses

Bhutan’s border town of Phuentsholing came out of the nearly four-month strict lockdown on Tuesday after administering both doses of Covid vaccines to its residents. Phuentsholing, according to Tenzing Lamsang, Editor of The Bhutanese Newspaper, went into lockdown on April 16 and came out of it on August 10. The record for the world’s longest … Read more

Covid-19 lockdown negatively impacted women’s nutrition in India: Study

The nationwide lockdown in India in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic had a negative impact on women’s nutrition in the country, according to a study conducted by a group of researchers in the US. The study by Tata-Cornell Institute for Agriculture and Nutrition in four economically backward districts of Uttar Pradesh’s Maharajganj, Bihar’s Munger, … Read more

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