Germany to launch coronavirus tracker app soon

Germany hopes to launch a smartphone app within weeks to help trace coronavirus infections, after a broad political consensus emerged that adopting an approach pioneered by Singapore can be effective without invading people’s privacy. Germans are deeply suspicious of digital surveillance, and the use of individual smartphone location data to track the […]

COVID-19: Uttarakhand CM directs officials to ensure availability of essentials

Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat on Tuesday, at a COVID-19 review meeting, instructed officials to ensure availability of foodgrains and other essential commodities in the state. He also directed officials to enforce social distancing and keeping the people of the state safe and secure from the pandemic. The Chief Minister further asked officials […]