Daily Archives: March 24, 2020

#21DaysLockdown: Rishi – ‘isko bhi dekh lenge’

COVID-19 has brought the whole world to stand still. And now, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced total lockdown in the country for the next 21 days.

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju welcomes IOC’s decision to postpone Tokyo Olympics

Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday welcomed the IOC’s decision to postpone the Tokyo Olympics by one year in view of the worsening COVID-19 pandemic, saying it was necessary for the well being of the athletes.

21 days lockdown: Shahid says ‘Stay strong’

COVID-19 has brought the whole world to stand still. And now, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced total lockdown in the country for the next 21 days. He said that it is the only way to stay safe and avoid getting infected. Everyone has been asked to stay at home.

Postponed 2020 Tokyo Olympics could open door for drug cheats: USADA

The one-year postponement of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics could open the door for convicted drug cheats to compete for medals, an issue that will need to addressed, United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) chief Travis Tygart said on Tuesday.

IPL cancellation on the cards after three-week lockdown

The BCCI will be under tremendous pressure as cancellation of Indian Premier League looks inevitable after Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared a 21-day lockdown to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic.

COVID-19: Athletes come out to support PM Modi’s 21-day lockdown announcement

In a major step taken in the fight against the deadly coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday evening announced a complete 21-day lockdown across India.

Harry Kane hopes to feature if Premier League returns after virus chaos

Harry Kane says he is on track to be fit when the Premier League returns as the Tottenham striker urged people to “stay safe” from the coronavirus.

FINA to reconsider world championship dates after Tokyo Olympics moved to 2021

The 2021 World Aquatics Championships that were due to be held in July-August 2021 in Fukuoka, Japan could be rescheduled after the Tokyo 2020 Olympics were postponed to 2021, swimming’s world governing body FINA said on Tuesday.

What could an Olympics postponement cost Japan?

The historic decision to postpone this year’s Olympic Games over the coronavirus pandemic is likely to pile on the pain for Japan’s economy, already expected to be roiled by the global virus outbreak, economists say.

Celebs hail PM’s 21 Days Lockdown announcement

COVID-19 has brought the whole world to stand still. Everyone has been asked to stay at home to stay safe and avoid infection. The virus has caused over 17000 deaths worldwide. Several states of India had been under lockdown mode to stop the spread of the virus.