Covid restrictions

Maharashtra: Theatres to reopen from October 22; restaurants, eateries can function till midnight

The state government has allowed the reopening of amusement parks, theatres and drama theatres from October 22. However, water rides in amusement parks have still not been permitted, it added.

published on : 19th October 2021

Vidyarambham: In Kerala, children take first step into the world of letters

Owing to Covid restrictions, 'Vidyarambham' ritual was not held at Thunchanparambu at Tirur - the birthplace of the father of the Malayalam language Thunchath Ezhuthachan.

published on : 15th October 2021

Goa to withdraw most travel curbs from Nov 1

The tourism industry in neighbouring Goa which was badly hit owing to Covid-19 and the long-drawn restrictions, is finally all set to welcome tourists with lesser restrictions.

published on : 13th October 2021

Thailand to re-open to vaccinated tourists on November 1: PM Prayut Chan-O-Cha

Prayut announced Monday in a televised address the country will be reopening its borders to vaccinated tourists travelling by air from "low risk countries".

published on : 11th October 2021

Myanmar's Suu Kyi pleads not guilty to breaking virus rules

Suu Kyi’s supporters and independent analysts say the charges are an attempt to discredit her and legitimize the military’s seizure of power.

published on : 11th October 2021

Kolkata restaurants seek extension of closing hour during Durga Puja

The restaurant owners have taken their appeal to the state chief secretary.

published on : 9th October 2021

Plea in Gujarat HC opposes government decision to not allow commercial Garba events

Gujarat government has allowed traditional Garba events in residential societies and on streets with a limit of 400 participants for gathering at any one place for Navratri celebrations.

published on : 6th October 2021

Bhubaneswar civic body order on social gatherings raises eyebrows  

Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation's fresh order caps the maximum number of participants at social functions to 50.

published on : 6th October 2021

Kerala announces more relaxations: Theatres to open with 50% occupancy from Oct 25

Entry to various institutions in the state will be limited to people who have taken both doses of the vaccine.

published on : 2nd October 2021

COVID-19: After barring unvaccinated people from restaurants, Pakistan now bans them from air travel

Patients who have been advised against administering the vaccine will be allowed to travel, provided they have a certificate from the doctor.

published on : 1st October 2021

Festival curbs: 8 pm to 5 am night curfew back in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack  

This has been done keeping in mind the upcoming Durga Puja commencing from October 11 with Sasthi puja, followed by Laxmi Puja.

published on : 1st October 2021

China defends visa curbs against stranded Indians, says it's 'appropriate' to combat COVID-19

India's ambassador to Beijing Vikram Misri had earlier expressed 'disappointment' over China's reluctance to permit the return of thousands of stranded Indians and their families due to the pandemic.

published on : 27th September 2021

Rowdy celebrations across Norway with end of COVID measures

Long lines were seen outside Oslo’s nightclubs, bars and restaurants late Saturday and police registered at least 50 fights and disturbances during the course of the night.

published on : 26th September 2021

Srisailam temple cancels gramotsavam for Dasara

Even arjitha sevas like homan and abhisekam etc will not be available to the devotees during the Mahotsavams. 

published on : 21st September 2021

Singapore to ease restrictions on migrant workers in dorms from Monday: Report

As a pilot starting from next Monday, the first identified location is Little India, a precinct favourite among migrant workers from South Asia.

published on : 9th September 2021
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