Delhi: Over 90 inmates, 80 jail staffers have tested positive for Covid-19

Over 90 inmates and 80 prison officers have tested positive for Covid-19 in prisons in Delhi, officials said on Monday. The Delhi Prisons Department has set up 50- to 100-bed medical centers in prisons to treat coronavirus patients amid the surge in cases. Most of the patients are treated by the prison doctors. The data … Read more

80-year-old man ends life after killing bed-ridden wife in Kainakary

Kuttanad: An 80-year-old man killed his bedridden wife before taking his own life. The dead were identified as Joseph (Appachan), 80, and Leelama, 75, from Kainakary village in Alappuzha district. Neighbors found Appachan’s body hanging from a tree near the house Sunday morning. When they subsequently conducted a search, Lelamma was found dead in the … Read more

Liam Broady puts to bed seven-year heartache with Australian Open qualification

Liam Broady will face Nick Kyrgios on Tuesday (Zac Goodwin/PA) (PA Archive) Tennis players must learn to bounce back from defeat quickly, but by qualifying for the Australian Open, Liam Broady has rectified a mistake that has nagged at them for seven years. The 28-year-old was clearly emotional after defeating in-form Russia’s Roman Safiullin, 5-2 … Read more

Baby with Down syndrome in pediatric ICU bed with COVID-19

As Amy Crosby drove from South Dakota to Omaha Children’s Hospital, she wondered if she would be driving back without her one-year-old son, Crue. “They just said, ‘You know, he’s very sick, Amy, we’re going to do our best for him to come home with you,’” Crosby said. Crue, who has Down syndrome, tested positive … Read more

Sarawak’s ICU bed utilisation rate drops to 40.9 pct

Sarawak’s use of intensive care beds for Covid-19 patients was the fifth lowest in the country. — Photo by Shafwan Zaidon/Malay Mail KUCHING (January 17): Sarawak’s intensive care unit (ICU) bed utilization rate for Covid-19 fell to 40.9 percent yesterday. On Saturday it was 44.2 percent. A Ministry of Health (MoH) infographic shared on Facebook … Read more

Neighbors Rescue Woman Who Ignited Fire Smoking in Bed While Using Oxygen

Charred linens that crews removed from the lakefront home. Photo credit: OnScene.TV A sick woman started a fire at a Lakeside home on Sunday after smoking in bed while using an oxygen mask. The oxygen ignited around 8:45 a.m., according to OnScene.TV, burning the bed and her clothes. A neighbor rushed over with a fire … Read more

Functioning of private BEd colleges under scanner : The Tribune India

Tribune News Service Bhanu P.Lohumi Shimlah, January 16 The arrest of three members of the National Council of Teachers Education (NCTE) inspection team from Gaggal and Indora in Kangra district for allegedly demanding money for ignoring deficiencies in colleges has called into question the functioning of private B.Ed colleges . The affiliation of the colleges … Read more

Thinking About Getting Your Toddler a Montessori Bed? Here Are Our Favorites

If you have a baby or toddler, you’ve probably heard of Montessori beds. They’re becoming increasingly popular, but many of us don’t fully understand the appeal or reasons for buying them. On the surface they look simple – basically a mattress on the floor – but it turns out they’re a lot more than that. … Read more

As Channi ‘Celebrates’ 100 Days as CM, Punjab Is Facing a Host of Protests

Chandigarh: From unemployed teachers to health workers, contract workers, truck operators and professors at colleges and universities, various sections in Punjab are protesting the state’s congressional government for failing to meet their various demands. In the past two weeks, protesters have been gagged, dragged and even charged with lathi in many places opposition accusing the … Read more