Tag Archives: sweeps

At 46 Degrees, Delhi Sizzles With Record Highest Temperature This Year; Heatwave Sweeps Most Parts

By | 05/22/2023

Last Updated: May 22, 2023, 20:40 IST Men use scarves for protection on a hot day in New Delhi. (Image: Arun Sankar/AFP) The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted similar heat conditions in Delhi till May 24, when rain is expected to bring relief. With maximum temperature breaching the 46-degree mark, a blistering heatwave swept parts… Read More »

Yogi­-powered BJP sweeps all 17 mayoral polls in UP | India News – Times of India

By | 05/14/2023

LUCKNOW: BJP rode UP CM Yogi Adityanath’s campaign blitzkrieg to sweep Saturday the state’s all 17 mayoral seats in urban civic polls, bettering its tally of 14 of the 16 posts in 2017.“This is BJP’s historic victory because of its committed workers and party functionaries,” said Yogi, who addressed 50 rallies in 12 days ahead… Read More »

UP municipal election results 2023: Saffron tsunami sweeps across urban pockets | Lucknow News – Times of India

By | 05/13/2023

Lucknow: Riding on a campaign blitzkrieg led by Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the Bharatiya Janata Party swept all 17 mayoral seats in the state on Saturday. In 2017, it had 14 out of 16. Yogi addressed 50 rallies in 12 days to set the tone. The split in Muslim votes — among SP, BSP and… Read More »

Piano fever sweeps UK as online lessons and street instruments fuel take-up

By | 04/30/2023

For years, it seemed like the piano was disappearing from British public life. The bulky instruments were cast out of homes and schools and offered for free online. But now – despite all the digital entertainment alternatives and conductor Simon Rattle’s stark warning last week that UK classical music was fighting for its life amid… Read More »

Public urged to wear face masks again as new Covid strain sweeps UK

By | 04/29/2023

Britons have been told to wear face masks again, months after ditching the coverings, as the Arcturus Covid variant ignites thousands of new cases. The Omicron sub-variant has surged across several countries, with the potential of mask-wearing becoming commonplace on public transport again to try and curb the spread. In the UK, experts recommended people… Read More »

Chinese trend for using photo of film star to get better service sweeps social media

By | 04/27/2023

Chinese social media users are turning to a Korean American action star for help in their daily lives, with a growing trend of swapping out their online avatar for Ma Dong-seok’s photo to get better responses from landlords and customer service agents. In recent weeks a growing number of Chinese people have changed their profile… Read More »