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COVID-19 Forced World To Adopt Masks, Why Then Niqaab Is Problematic?

May 23, 2020 Dr Farhat Bano

How will security agencies distinguish between a spiritual choice and health-related concern? Isn’t democracy once again becoming context specific where actions must square with circumstances and the values of choice, liberty and equality becoming relative once again? writes Dr Farhat Bano.

132 Deaths, 5,609 New COVID-19 Cases In India In Last 24 Hours; Global Numbers Cross 5 Million

May 21, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

Globally, as of Thursday morning, the total number of cases stood at 4,995,712, while the death toll increased to 328,095, the University's Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed in its latest update.


Nearly Half Of Global Workforce At Risk Of Losing Livelihoods Due To COVID-19: ILO

Globally, there are some 3.3 billion workers. Two billion have jobs in the informal economy, the most vulnerable workers in the labour market.

Coronavirus Highlights: 1,975 New Cases, 47 Deaths In Last 24 Hours, Says Health Ministry

Apr 26, 2020 Outlook Web Bureau

More than 2,864,070 cases were registered in 193 countries and territories. Of these cases, at least 772,900 are now considered recovered.


Coronavirus Live Updates: 1,334 New Cases, 27 Fatalities In 24 Hours, Says Health Ministry

Evidence is mounting that social distancing successfully slowed the pandemic after more than half of humanity -- 4.5 billion people -- were confined to their homes.

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09 April, 2020

Coronavirus: Death Toll In India Inches Closer To 200-mark; 6,588 Infected With Virus

Outlook Web Bureau

The worldwide number of fatalities from the novel coronavirus pandemic has risen to 88,981, according to a tally compiled by AFP from official sources.


15 March, 2020

Coronavirus Live Updates: PM Modi Proposes SAARC Countries Create COVID-19 Emergency Fund

Outlook Web Bureau

The threat of coronavirus has brought life to a partial standstill in many states with closure of school, colleges, entertainment and public spaces


09 March, 2020

Coronavirus Outbreak Live Updates: IT Professional Tests Positive In Karnataka, Another Confirm Case In Punjab

Outlook Web Bureau

The deadly virus has spread across the world, emerging as one of the biggest threats to humans while killing thousands and crippling the economy.


30 December, 2019

Hong Kong Protests, Killing Of ISIS Chief, Trump Impeachment: World In 2019

Outlook Web Bureau

As 2019 nears its end and a new decade begins, we look back at the events that shook, inspired and transformed the world.


29 December, 2019

From Greta Thunberg's Rising Call For Action To Amazon Fires: 2019, A Year Of Climate Emergency

Sania Ashraf

The year 2019 saw extreme weather events and bizarre phenomena as well as global protests pressuring governments and stakeholders to take tangible action.


03 December, 2019

2019 Set To Be Among Top 3 Hottest Years Ever, 2010s Hottest Decade In History: UN

AFP

The world's seas are now a quarter more acidic than 150 years ago, threatening vital marine ecosystems upon which billions of people rely for food and jobs.


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17 November, 2018

Disney Is Throwing 'World's Biggest Mouse Party' To Celebrate 90 Years Of Mickey

Outlook Web Bureau

Disney's grand plans for Mickey's birthday celebrations features India as an important country.


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Fishermen fishing from Kumari dam as it overflowing following heavy rain in Kanyakumari district.

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Union External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar is greeted by the officials on his arrival in Israel.

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Commuters wade through amid heavy rain in Gurugram.

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People play instruments during Kullu Dussehra, in Kullu.

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BJP Yuva Morcha workers protest against the alleged attack on the ISKCON temple at Bangladesh, in front of Vivekananda House in Kolkata.

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This Election Season In UP, Lakhimpur Kheri Is The New Political Battlefield

The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

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Kashmir Minority Killings A Throwback To The Terrifying 90s

Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.

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Opinion

Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu