Tags : Covid19

Maharashtra to make masks optional starting April 2

Maharashtra which suffered the most from the pandemic will bid goodbye to all pandemic-related restrictions from April 2 as the state welcomes the Marathi New Year. The state government said that the use of masks will be advised, but it will not be compelled. Bengal and Delhi too, removed the “mandatory” tag from masks, though […]...Read More

RT-PCR is not required when travelling to UAE

Travelling to UAE from India, Pakistan and Srilanka? Passengers travelling to UAE will no longer require an RT-PCR test taken within six hours when you travel from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, as per UAE airlines. You will however need a negative PCR Test within 48 hours of departure, which will be calculated from the […]...Read More

Learn how Dubai’s school community came together during the pandemic

DUBAI: A new video series exploring behind-the-scenes stories of how Dubai’s schools came together during the COVID-19 pandemic has been released. Featuring parents, students, teachers and government officials, the film offers rare insights into how different members of the community responded to the outbreak, and how they came together to ensure the continuity of children’s […]...Read More

Worldwide COVID-19 cases cross 400.25 million

LONDON: More than 400.25 million people have been reported to be infected by the coronavirus globally, and 6,136,871 have died, according to a Reuters tally on Thursday. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in December 2019....Read More

UAE announces a gradual lifting of restrictions on events capacities

ABU DHABI: During the UAE Government’s media briefing on the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Dr. Saif Al Dhaheri, Official Spokesperson for the National Crisis and Emergency Management Authority (NCEMA), announced the gradual lifting of the restrictions on activities and events capacities in the UAE. Dr. Farida Al Hosani, the Official Spokesperson of the UAE Health Sector, […]...Read More

Healthcare leaders praise the UAE for successfully hosting the Expo 2020 Dubai

DUBAI: The UAE’s COVID resilience can be credited to the nation’s already-established openness to innovation, collaboration and partnerships in healthcare, as well as the government’s commitment to its community, which led to swift decision-making and enabled the safe and successful hosting of the most significant global gathering since the start of the pandemic. Speaking at […]...Read More

UAE opens vaccine booking slots for children

DUBAI: The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced that it has further expanded its COVID-19 vaccination campaign by opening up booking slots for children aged 5 to 11 for the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. Parents can now book a COVID-19 vaccination appointment for this age group through the DHA app or via WhatsApp (800 342). The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine […]...Read More

Just wash your hands! There’s a Virus!

With the advent of Covid19, scientists are now talking about NeoCov Covid Variant and Omnicrone is still on, it is high time to revise the syllabus of do’s and do not’s to keep us all safe. Today with the outbreak of #COVID19 it has become a global concern and has truly shaken the foundation of […]...Read More

Travel to Abu Dhabi with this comprehensive COVID-19 guide

ABU DHABI: As cooler temperatures attract more visitors to Abu Dhabi this winter season, the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has released a comprehensive guide for vaccinated and unvaccinated visitors to ensure streamlined and stress-free travel into the UAE capital. When planning a trip to Abu Dhabi, all inbound […]...Read More