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Covid: Have the lockdown success stories lost their shine?

BBC News 15 May 2022
With lockdowns came the closure of gyms, yoga studios and fitness centres, meaning people turned to screens for their daily endorphin hits ... The popularity of online yoga during lockdown is a trend that is "here to stay", according to the British Wheel of Yoga, the sport's national governing body.

Divya Gyan Sabha at Kashi proposes widespread campaign for Yoga Spirituality

Beijing News 13 May 2022
Other speakers on the occasion also advocated that yoga should be made a part of school curriculum in order to encourage its practice among students. One of the speakers even said that the government agencies must plan a policy in this regard so that the science behind yoga can be made a popular concept among the young global citizens.

UP govt to celebrate 'Amrut Yoga' month

Suryaa 12 May 2022
The period from May 21 to June 21 will be celebrated as 'Amrut Yoga' month ... All heads of the government departments would also perform yoga exercises with the people on June 21 ... Yoga forms the cornerstone of natural healing and the government wants to take it to the next level this time.

Yoga programmes to be held at all Ganga ghats

The Times of India 11 May 2022
Yoga programmes to be held at all Ganga ghats ... Under Amrit Mahotsav, yoga programmes will be organized at the ... All heads of the government departments would also perform yoga exercises with the public on that day.

2-day training to address learning disabilities

The Times of India 11 May 2022
The two day training programme for the master trainers all over Kerala being held to enhance the potential of children with learning disabilities and to avail the benefits of yoga against lifestyle diseases began here on Wednesday ... The trainers include professionals from the field of yoga, psychology, medicine and teaching.

India puts hold on harsh sedition law used to stifle critics

San Francisco Chronicle 11 May 2022
During previous governments, people were charged with sedition for liking a Facebook post critical of the administration, criticizing a yoga guru, cheering a rival cricket team, drawing political cartoons, and not standing up in a movie theater for the national anthem, which is often played before films.

India puts harsh sedition law on hold

Irish Independent 11 May 2022
Critics said the government under Prime Minister Narendra Modi was increasingly using it to silence criticism and dissent.The Supreme Court order asked the Indian government and state authorities to refrain from registering fresh cases under the harsh law while it was under ...

Modi govt doesn’t take decisions that will please people, but those are good for them: ...

Indian Express 11 May 2022
The eight years of the Modi government have brought terrorism at the centrestage of public debate ... He also praised government efforts in evacuating people from conflict zones such as Ukraine, and said that today, when an Indian goes abroad, he knows the government has his back ... Shah said Modi had changed both the size and scale of government schemes.

Saudi Yoga Committee's first int'l Yoga Therapy Conference from June 1; what to expect [details]

International Business Times 10 May 2022
Speaking about the conference, Saudi Yoga Committee president Nouf Marwaai said ... 100-day countdown to International Yoga Day ... The government body that acts as a federation established by the Saudi Arabia Olympic Committee, Ministry of Sports, to promote yoga in the country, has been actively promoting yoga in the country and has had immense success.

Indonesia imposes tax and VAT on crypto income and purchases at 0.1%

The Times of India 08 May 2022
The Director of tax regulations for the Ministry of Finance Hestu Yoga Saksama confirmed to CNN Indonesia that the Indonesian government has decided to tax capital gains income from crypto investments at 0.1 percent .The same rates would be levied on value-added tax (VAT) on crypto purchases.

Along Mexico’s Pacific Coast, riding a wave of nostalgia

The Spokesman-Review 07 May 2022
In the late ’60s, my husband, Jim, and his college pals in L.A ... The area where we stood – a stretch of beach with lively seaside restaurants, surf centers, craft shops, yoga studios and boutique clothing stores – had sprung up in the early 1990s, when the government relocated residents from an area that is now within Punta de Mita ... Info.

Over 92 pc of Covid patients saw improvements after attending online yoga classes: Study

Financial Express 06 May 2022
The Delhi government has been offering free online yoga classes to Covid patients recuperating in home-isolation ... The minister added that providing customised yoga classes to COVID-19 patients was an extended component of the Arvind Kejriwal government’s initiative ...

Fitness Equipment Market Recorded a 48.57% Y-O-Y Growth Rate in 2021 | Driven by Increased ...

Victoria Advocate 05 May 2022
In addition, most governments announced the shutting down of gyms, fitness centers, yoga studios, and recreation areas, which further played a major role in triggering the sales of home fitness equipment.�.

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