India lockdown

Consider easing curbs, states told as India's COVID situation improves

The MHA advised the authorities to implement a risk assessment-based approach on reopening economic activities as suggested by the Union Health Ministry on February 18. 

published on : 26th February 2022

Third Covid wave likely to curtail GDP growth by 50-100 bps: Rating agencies

Several rating agencies and analysts have already revised downwards the GDP growth in the current financial year by 50-100 basis points as daily new Covid cases touch the 100,000 mark in India.

published on : 7th January 2022

Madhur Bhandarkar's 'India Lockdown' cleared with 'A' certificate by revising committee

Madhur Bhandarkar’s film India Lockdown has been passed with an A certificate and minor changes by the revising committee of the CBFC.

published on : 28th October 2021

CBFC demands 12 cuts in the film 'India Lockdown', leaves director Madhur Bhandarkar upset

The upcoming project revolves around four central characters and their journeys during the first COVID-19 lockdown.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Extent of food items price rise remained relatively modest in Covid second wave: RBI article

The article has been prepared by Jibin Jose, Vimal Kishore, and Binod B Bhoi from the Department of Economic and Policy Research, RBI.

published on : 17th August 2021

Retail sales decline 79 per cent in May over pre-COVID levels in 2019: Report

The decline in sales was the steepest in West and North India, which witnessed an 83 per cent dip last month as compared to May 2019, RAI said in a statement.

published on : 15th June 2021

CCTV monitoring, water coolers on trains soon as railways gear up to resume normal operations

The national transporter, in 2018, had launched a dedicated portal to record innovative ideas of its employees across all zones and implement them across the railway network.

published on : 13th July 2020

Uttarakhand government to provide free ration and essentials to returning migrants

Uttarakhand government has decided to provide two months of free ration to returning migrants in the state who are economically vulnerable.

published on : 19th May 2020

COVID-19: Maharashtra mortality higher than world average amid community transmission fears

The mortality rate, at 5.98 per cent, is much higher than India’s average of 2.66 per cent while the world average is 5.58 per cent.

published on : 8th April 2020

Coronavirus death toll reaches eight in Maharashtra, patients' count 203

So far, as many as 35 COVID-19 patients have been discharged after recovery, state Health Minister Rajesh Tope said.

published on : 29th March 2020