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"New Covid-19 strains detected in India and the UK strain is highly transmissible. We should take all possible precautions to prevent the rise in cases. The cases have gone up in the last 2 weeks," said Jagat Ram Director, PGIMER Chandigarh.(Pixabay)

New strains detected in India, UK strain highly transmissible: PGIMER director

ANI | , Chandigarh, [india]
PUBLISHED ON FEB 24, 2021 05:57 PM IST
New Covid-19 strains have been detected in India and the UK strain is highly transmissible, said Jagat Ram, Director of Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, cautioning that all possible precautions must be taken to prevent the rise in cases.
Such rules will remain in place until January 31, the order issued on Saturday by the health minister showed.(Unsplash)
Such rules will remain in place until January 31, the order issued on Saturday by the health minister showed.(Unsplash)

Italy suspends flights from Brazil in response to new coronavirus variant

Reuters | , Milan
PUBLISHED ON JAN 17, 2021 11:25 AM IST
Italy is suspending flights from Brazil, Health Minister Roberto Speranza said on Saturday, in response to a new coronavirus variant.
Trucks bound for the continent are lined up on the M20 motorway outside Dover, Britain’s busiest ferry port, after a new coronavirus strain prompted France on Sunday to bar drivers from crossing the Channel(REUTERS)
Trucks bound for the continent are lined up on the M20 motorway outside Dover, Britain’s busiest ferry port, after a new coronavirus strain prompted France on Sunday to bar drivers from crossing the Channel(REUTERS)

UK turns to cargo jets, freight trains after new coronavirus strain prompts France to bars trucks

By Bloomberg | Posted by Ayshee Bhaduri
PUBLISHED ON DEC 22, 2020 04:33 PM IST
J Sainsbury Plc and Tesco Plc are exploring all options to keep supplies flowing,while Deutsche Lufthansa AG may add dedicated freighter flights to the UK Eurotunnel which operates the Channel Tunnel rail link between Britain and France, said talks are underway about running extra freight trains.
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