Gulf Times - lockdowns
Hundreds protest against US virus rules amid spreading resentment

Hundreds protest against US virus rules amid spreading resentment

Hundreds protested Saturday in cities across America against coronavirus-related lockdowns -- with encouragement from President Donald Trump -- as resentment grows against the crippling economic cost of confinement.

India, Pakistan seek to lift some curbs to help millions hit by coronavirus lockdowns

India, Pakistan seek to lift some curbs to help millions hit by coronavirus lockdowns

India will allow industries located in the countryside to reopen next week, as well as resuming farm activities to reduce the pain for millions of people hit by a lengthy shutdown in its coronavirus battle

Panic buying, lockdowns may drive world food inflation: FAO, analysts

Panic buying, lockdowns may drive world food inflation: FAO, analysts

Lockdowns and panic food buying due to the coronavirus pandemic could ignite world food inflation even though there are ample supplies of staple grains and oilseeds in key exporting nations ...