Modi also invited coronavirus victim Ramagampa Teja to share his experience on Mann ki Baat . The prime minister said that he was aware of the fact that poor were angry with him, but he had no choice other than calling for the lockdown in order to defeat coronavirus.
North Korea on Sunday fired at least one "unidentified projectile" into the sea off its east coast, the Yonhap news agency reported, citing the South's military joint chiefs of staff. The North has intensified efforts to contain the novel coronavirus, though the North has said it has not seen any confirmed case yet, a claim doubted by many.
In the past 24 hours, Spain recorded a new high of 838 deaths from COVID-19 to reach an overall total of 6,528, while there have been nearly 80,000 cases. "It's like going to the front line in a war", he said. At La Princesa hospital in Madrid , 35-year-old radiologist Pablo Rodriguez described the influx of patients as "a total tsunami".
India sent buses to the outskirts of its capital city Saturday to take thousands of migrant workers back to their villages during the largest coronavirus lockdown. Modi said the extreme measure was needed to halt the spread of the coronavirus in India, which has confirmed more than 900 cases and 20 deaths, and where millions live in cramped conditions without regular access to clean water.
In some patient-care settings, a surgical mask will suffice, he said, "but if you feel more comfortable wearing an N95 mask, we're good with that". The pontiff made several analogies of the world being vulnerable in the face of a storm, or being in a boat and at risk of drowning, referring to passages in the Bible.
There is no longer a Blue and White party to return to, as Yesh Atid and Telem filed requests to break away from Gantz's slate immediately upon his election as speaker. Although he was given a one-month window to form an alternative government, divisions within that bloc made it all but impossible to establish an alternative government.