Parliament's Monsoon session likely to end on Wednesday
The Monsoon Session of Parliament is likely to conclude on Wednesday, eight days before it is scheduled to end, due to Covid-19 concerns among lawmakers, sources said. Rajya Sabha is likely to adjourn sine die after taking up five bills on Wednesday while Lok Sabha, which will meet at 3 pm Wednesday is likely to be adjourned sine die around 5 pm after an extended Zero Hour.
Atletico's Jose Gimenez tests positive for COVID-19
Atletico Madrid defender Jose Gimenez has tested positive for COVID-19, the La Liga club said on Tuesday. The Spanish club's statement said that Uruguay international Gimenez, who returned a positive result on Monday, is isolating at home in accordance with the health authorities' guidelines.
Maine officials ramp up coronavirus-related business citations in 'super-spreader' wedding aftermath
Authorities in Maine have issued over a dozen citations to businesses in noncompliance with coronavirus guidelines since late August, marking a rush from just two since the pandemic began, according to a news outlet.
Commercial real estate flounders as housing market booms
The housing market is red hot thanks to record-low mortgage rates and consumers looking to flee cities for the suburbs. But offices, shopping malls and other commercial real estate properties have been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic.