Coronavirus lockdown

Coronavirus: How to Feel Lucky during a Lockdown

It is an understatement to say that not many people are feeling particularly lucky at this moment but the truth is we are all fortunate to live in this particular age.

published on : 5th April 2020

Lockdown woe: Supply of essential items at grocery stores encounter hiccups in Delhi

An employee of the railway police, Sunil Kumar, a resident of Chandni Chowk, said that supply chains have been affected due to the lockdown.

published on : 4th April 2020

Blocking newspaper delivery amid coronavirus lockdown an offence, say legal experts

In fact, in these times of fake WhatsApp forwards, dissemination of correct information by the print media is even more essential.

published on : 4th April 2020

COVID-19: Tahira Kashyap starts video series 'The Lockdown Tales' to celebrate happy moments

Tahira said she had no "agenda" to start the story series, but in the current unprecedented situation, everyone is doing their bit to align themselves "towards the positive aspect of life."

published on : 3rd April 2020

And now, an edutaintment portal for students during COVID-19 lockdown in Kerala

To help them, state-owned Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) in association with SCERT has come up with a special program, 'Vadikala Santhoshangal'.

published on : 3rd April 2020

Police in Karnataka's Hubballi help give bath, offer food to homeless woman amid COVID-19 lockdown

The woman has been staying near the railway station for many days and begged to get food.

published on : 3rd April 2020

Illegal booze agents make a killing, people line up for Neera in Mysuru amid COVID-19 lockdown

Many of the are reaching out to city and town outskirts and villages to get alcohol as it is difficult in the heart of the city following the presence of policemen in a sizeable number of the streets.

published on : 3rd April 2020

Post robberies, TASMAC shifts liquor stocks from vulnerable outlets in Tiruchy

City-based psychiatrists are saying withdrawal symptoms are starting to create problems for the habitual drinker.

published on : 3rd April 2020

No democracy fighting pandemic by gagging media: Editors Guild hits out at Centre

In a strongly-worded statement, the Guild said blaming the media at this juncture can only undermine the current work being done by it under trying circumstances.

published on : 3rd April 2020

COVID-19 lockdown: Bhubaneswar university professor runs practical classes using his virtual labs

Students pursuing BSc, MSc, MPhil and PhD in Computer Science in the university are using the virtual lab for their practical assignments during the lockdown.

published on : 3rd April 2020

Breaking coronavirus barriers: Odissi Gurus go online to teach students 

Software like Microsoft Teams, Zoom, Skype and instant messengers are enabling the Gurus to walk into the new territory of technology to fulfil requirements during the modern-day crisis.

published on : 3rd April 2020

On foot from Andhra Pradesh to West Bengal, four decorators stand with coronavirus lockdown

Sudip Dalei, Ranjit Patra, Kamal Kishan Mandal and Bapu Adi, who reached Bhubaneswar on Thursday, said they are neither tired of walking nor angry with PM Modi.

published on : 3rd April 2020

Odisha government's free meal scheme turns into community feast amid coronavirus lockdown

As roads to most of the villages have been blocked with barricades, police patrol vans can not enter the area and verify gathering at the feast point in the villages.

published on : 3rd April 2020

Cops in Odisha's Jagatsinghpur use music to help overcome coronavirus lockdown stress

They have started playing songs to entertain people as well as spread awareness on coronavirus in urban and rural areas of the district.

published on : 3rd April 2020

200 fishermen from Andhra Pradesh stranded in Odisha's Paradip sans food amid COVID-19 lockdown

Sources said that hundreds of fishermen from Balasore and Bhadrak districts as well as Andhra Pradesh were in deep sea catching fish when the Government announced the lockdown on March 22.

published on : 3rd April 2020
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