Kashmiri artists perform on boats on the waters of Dal Lake in Srinagar during a local tourism event in October. Photo: EPA-EFE
Kashmiri artists perform on boats on the waters of Dal Lake in Srinagar during a local tourism event in October. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: India reopens to foreign tourists after 20-month ban; thousands of children in Philippines back to school for first time since pandemic began

  • After halting tourist visas in March last year, India is now allowing quarantine-free entry to fully jabbed visitors from 99 reciprocating countries
  • Schools in the Philippines have been closed; now a pilot reopening in 100 of them is underway in a two-month trial

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Kashmiri artists perform on boats on the waters of Dal Lake in Srinagar during a local tourism event in October. Photo: EPA-EFE
Kashmiri artists perform on boats on the waters of Dal Lake in Srinagar during a local tourism event in October. Photo: EPA-EFE
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