UN Human Rights chief criticises India’s quarantine measures

Arul Louis- While India is fighting to stop the spread of COVID-19, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Michele Bachelet, on Thursday criticized the quarantine measures put in place in the country, saying they stigmatize people. She “expressed regret at the measures that have the effect of stigmatizing sections of society, including migrants, such as […]

Quarantine completed for Grand Princess passengers in US

IANS-   All the 850 passengers on board the coronavirus-stricken Grand Princess cruise ship have completed their quarantine and departed the California-based Travis Air Force Base (AFB), it was announced. The passengers arrived at Travis AFB on March 9 where they received daily screening for COVID-19 symptoms, basic medical care for other health conditions, meals, […]