Labourers and migrant workers are being driven to increasingly desperate measures to survive.
The Himalayan nation still has the lowest number of coronavirus cases in South Asia.
Since the enforcement of lockdown, India’s drug busts are seeing higher quantities of opium and marijuana as dealers attempt to smuggle drugs through creative ways.
Experts say a strong reliance on tough lockdowns and a militaristic approach, without focus on other preventative measures, is a lethal combination – as seen in how poorly the Philippine government handled previous months of the pandemic.
The Indian Government placed the country's northernmost state under curfew in August 2019. Unable to work, locals have been unable to pay rent—leading many to sell their land.
“Anyone who can help, we need some help, man,” one inmate says as the camera on one video pans between two bloodied inmates.
As Melbourne enforces the country's strictest lockdown yet, this viral Facebook event has accumulated more than 30,000 frustrated attendees overnight.
Researchers found that more than a quarter of UK households reported “clinically relevant” levels of stress during late April.
With no clear directive from the UK government, hairdressers and beauty technicians are forced to navigate staff and client safety alone.
Police issued 16 fines, totalling $26,000, to people caught breaching lockdown restrictions.
While each venue was enforcing government guidelines, other pub workers have warned of flaws in the advice.
According to new stats from Mind, more than one in five adults with no previous experience of poor mental health say they are now suffering.