COVID 19 lockdown

Under COVID-19 lockdown, China’s far west Xinjiang region residents complain of hunger

Hundreds of posts from Ghulja riveted users of Chinese social media last week, with residents sharing videos of empty fridges, feverish children, and people screaming from their windows.

published on : 14th September 2022

Pandemic hits Bundesliga revenue but players' salaries rise

Bundesliga players’ salaries reached an all-time high of nearly 1.57 billion euros last season despite a huge shortfall in German clubs’ revenue during coronavirus lockdowns.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Tea vendor sends Rs 100 to PM Modi to get his beard shaved, adds a message

Anil More, owner of a small tea stall in Maharashtra's Baramati, also wrote to PM Modi urging him increase job opportunities for those hit hard by the last two covid-induced lockdowns.

published on : 9th June 2021

SC to consider Centre's suggestion of transferable refund vouchers for cancelled flight

The top court reserved its verdict on a batch of petitions including by NGOs and passengers associations seeking refund of ticket fare for the flights which were cancelled due to the Pandemic.

published on : 25th September 2020

No 'centralised data' on deaths or injuries caused to people while enforcing COVID lockdown: Centre

G Kishan Reddy stated this in the Rajya Sabha while replying to Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge who asked whether there had been any instances of excessive police measures during the lockdown.

published on : 17th September 2020

PM Modi asks people not to take coronavirus lightly, urges them to wear face masks

PM Modi also said, till scientists develop a vaccine for COVID-19, 'this social vaccine is the best way to save ourselves from coronavirus.'

published on : 10th September 2020

Metro services may resume during 'unlock 4': Officials say MHA to issue fresh guidelines soon

Metro rail services may be allowed from September 1 when the 'Unlock 4' phase in the graded reopening from the coronavirus-induced lockdown will begin.

published on : 24th August 2020

Five states see a surge in COVID cases due to easing of curbs: Health Ministry

The Health Secretary said temporary sub-health centres can be set up in existing buildings and additional frontline workers such as Rashtriya Bal Swasthya Karyakram (RBSK) teams can be utilized.

published on : 26th May 2020

UP medics moved to guest house after complaints of poor arrangements in quarantine centre

The statement came after a series of videos of doctors and para-medical staffers went viral on Thursday in which they alleged that the fans were not working at the quarantine centre.

published on : 24th April 2020