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Coronavirus Outbreak: UGC recommends varsities to reduce exam duration, asks them to conduct tests online
India

Coronavirus Outbreak: UGC recommends varsities to reduce exam duration, asks them to conduct tests online

Universities may conduct semester exams in July either online or offline depending upon the feasibility and the COVID-19 situation and reduce the exam duration from three hours to two hours, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has recommended.

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro fires health minister Luiz Henrique Mandett due to differences over coronavirus response
World

Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro fires health minister Luiz Henrique Mandett due to differences over coronavirus response

Jair Bolsonaro, for his part, has repeatedly characterized the virus as a little flu, said shutting down the economy would cause more damage than confining only high-risk Brazilians, and touted the yet-unproven efficacy of an anti-malarial drug.

Coronavirus toll in Sao Paulo seems 'too large', says Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro, accuses governor of manipulating numbers
World

Coronavirus toll in Sao Paulo seems 'too large', says Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro, accuses governor of manipulating numbers

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro’s accusations were the latest broadside in an ugly battle with Brazil’s governors, who have chafed at the president’s view that protecting the economy takes priority over social distancing measures to combat the spread of the highly contagious virus.