COVID-19 lockdown

India's fiscal response to COVID conservative, need large stimulus as impact will be bigger than first wave: Report

Bold measures will be required to emerge stronger from the crisis, said the report, 'State of Working India 2021: One Year of Covid-19,' released on Wednesday by Azim Premji University.

published on : 6th May 2021

Businesses, households adapting to lockdowns; demand dent to be lower than last year: Shaktikanta Das

A slew of analysts have been cutting their FY22 growth estimates because of the second wave of the pandemic and the ensuing lockdowns.

published on : 5th May 2021

April auto sales show impact of lockdowns: Report

However, the full-year prospects remain positive if the COVID wave recedes in the April quarter and the vaccination drive goes as planned, brokerage firm Centrum said in the report.

published on : 4th May 2021

150 districts with COVID positivity rate of over 15% likely to go under lockdown: Report

The recommended measures were drawn looking at the health systems in these areas which have been under stress due to the pandemic.

published on : 28th April 2021

Fearing lockdown migrant workers returning to native places

Some alone with backpacks, while some with their families, migrant workers were seen leaving for their home at Delhi's Anand Vihar bus station.

published on : 14th April 2021

Lockdown not a solution for COVID-19 surge: BJP's Chandrakant Patil

Patil said there is no objection to night curfew, but activities during the day should be continued.

published on : 29th March 2021

Gurgaon lab technician recalls 'uncertain' days and frantic pace of work during COVID lockdown

The pandemic-induced lockdown left his family separated by hundreds of miles and his colleagues and people around him were "scared" in the initial days.

published on : 25th March 2021

Service before self: 'Humans of Delhi' who came forward in need of the hour

Marking one year to the Janata Curfew by celebrating citizen heroes who gave their blood, sweat and tears to help the marginalised throughout the course of the lockdown

published on : 22nd March 2021

NZC moves men's and women's T20Is to Wellington as Auckland goes into lockdown

Both the matches will now be held behind closed doors, the country's cricket board (NZC) said on Saturday.

published on : 27th February 2021

Tamil Nadu govt drops cases against anti-CAA protesters, lockdown violators: EPS

Palaniswami noted that about 10 lakh cases were registered by the police under the Tamil Nadu Public Health Act and Epidemic Diseases Act against the violators since the nationwide lockdown.

published on : 19th February 2021

HC asks Delhi govt to consider representation on nursery admissions for upcoming session

The plea sought direction to the Delhi govt to make some guidelines or pass resolution for postponement of nursery admission for 2021-22 academic session for the protection of children.

published on : 11th January 2021

Bibi, let my people go: Israelis protest Netanyahu amid third COVID-19 lockdown

The protest in a Jerusalem square near Netanyahus official residence on Saturday comes as Israel is the midst of its third national lockdown.

published on : 10th January 2021

Punjab to reopen schools for students of classes 5 to 12 from January 7

In a statement here, State Education minister Vijay Inder Singla said the timings of the schools will be from 10 am to 3 pm.

published on : 6th January 2021

Schools reopen for students of classes 9 to 12 in Bihar

Classes for students of 9th to 12th standard are being conducted in two shifts, with 50 per cent of a class' capacity in each shift.

published on : 4th January 2021

COVID homecoming: TN man, missing for 10 years, found in Chhattisgarh

Bastar district administration contacted locals from Prakash's village who further helped in tracing his parents, who had lodged a missing person report a decade back at the local police station. 

published on : 20th December 2020
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