Social Distancing

Not allowed to reopen yet, street vendors in crisis

Market and business owners come back strong as sale rates rise, but those who ply their trade on the roads are facing a tough time

published on : 20th March 2022

A ‘manja’ to cut your concerns!  

Festivals have always been a time to come together and celebrate.

published on : 13th January 2022

Social distancing forgotten as thousands leave Chennai

50% cap flouted as people throng bus and train termini following announcement of curbs, many rural students who just returned from holidays forced to go home again

published on : 7th January 2022

South Korea eases social distancing to soften economic blow

The capital area has been under the country’s strongest social distancing measures short of a lockdown since July.

published on : 1st November 2021

Amid Diwali shopping, socialising, Covid protocol compliance hits new lows in India: Survey

The survey conducted by LocalCircles, a digital community-based platform, received more than 39,000 responses from over 20,000 citizens in 366 districts of India.

published on : 31st October 2021

Grand Mosque in Mecca drops social distancing, worshippers pray shoulder-to-shoulder for first time since pandemic

Saudi Arabia also announced that fully-inoculated sports fans will from Sunday be allowed to attend events at all stadiums and other sports facilities, reported SPA.

published on : 17th October 2021

'Covid management patch' developed for lower courts to check overcrowding

The patch allows judicial officers to retain urgent cases and adjourn the not-urgent cases on cause list to prevent overcrowding of court rooms.

published on : 26th September 2021

Centre calls for vaccination, COVID-appropriate behaviour as festivities near

The government said that 20 per cent of India's adult population have received both doses of COVID-19 vaccine and 62 per cent have got at least one dose.

published on : 16th September 2021

Six feet distance may not be enough to prevent viral transmission indoors: Study

The study shows virus-laden particles from an infected person's talking -- without a mask -- can quickly travel to another person's breathing zone within a minute, even with a distance of two metres.

published on : 15th September 2021

Focus on the five-fold strategy, ensure no large gathering during festival season: MHA to states 

The total number of active cases and high case positivity in some districts continue to remain a matter of concern, MHA told the chief secretaries of all states and UTs.

published on : 28th August 2021

No masks, vaccine proof to see matches at full-capacity US Open

Fueled by the highly contagious delta variant of the virus, new reported cases of COVID-19 in the US have topped 150,000 a day, the highest level since late January.

published on : 26th August 2021

Monsoon Session: Uttarakhand Assembly members to be seated maintaining social distancing

Irrespective of where they sit, the members will be considered a part of the state Assembly despite their presence in different rooms.

published on : 22nd August 2021

COVID-19: HC dismisses plea against Delhi govt's decision permitting full seating in  metro, buses 

The bench said it is a policy decision taken by the competent authorities after examining the situation and the court cannot interfere with it.

published on : 17th August 2021

Despite deadly second wave, Delhi remains careless with Covid restrictions as protocol fatigue kicks in

At markets, malls and in public transport, Delhiites are flouting guidelines with impunity despite the threat of a third wave looming large.

published on : 9th August 2021