coronavirus scare

Two Indian players among 13 infected with Covid-19 in CSK camp

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) confirmed that there are 13 positive cases in the CSK camp while stating that a total of 1988 RT-PCR tests had been conducted across teams.

published on : 29th August 2020

COVID-19 scare: People burn currency note found on road in Mysuru

According to an onlooker, two passers-by who saw a Rs 100 note lying on the road in front of a medical store in Nazarbad grew suspicious.

published on : 18th April 2020

Shortage of support staff forces small hospitals, clinics in Kerala to close down

Though government-run primary health centres are open, many people hesitate to visit such facilities owing to the Covid-19 scare.

published on : 27th March 2020

This B Tech grad sells coronavirus masks at discounted rates to address shortage

When 35-year-old Biswa Ranjan Kalyan Kumar Sethi of Ganesh Bazar started manufacturing and selling masks around 10 days back, his relatives and locals ridiculed him. 

published on : 24th March 2020

Coronavirus outbreak: Odisha self help groups chip in to address shortage of masks

The district has been facing an acute shortage of masks since the last 10 days and whatever is available, is being sold at a premium.

published on : 24th March 2020

Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik donates three-month salary to COVID-19 relief fund

'Extraordinary circumstance demands extraordinary response,' the Chief Minister said and added that, 'COVID-19 has created a great challenge for the entire world.'

published on : 24th March 2020

COVID-19: Banks across 19 districts of Odisha to close at 2 pm as various parts observe lockdown

The Finance department has directed banks to keep their branches open in the 19 lockdown districts from 10 am to 2 pm on working days. 

published on : 24th March 2020

Will wait for a month before any decision: IOA after Canada pulls out of Olympics amid COVID-19 fear

When contacted and asked if India is also contemplating acting on the lines of Canada, Sports Secretary RS Julaniya said the ministry is not in consultation with anyone at the moment.

published on : 23rd March 2020

Roaming bears & selfie scares: How people, animals across the globe come to terms with coronavirus

Every day, we will take a look at some of the stranger news stories from around the world, as people, places, animals, things come to grips with Covid-19.

published on : 23rd March 2020

List of 75 districts in India which will see a lockdown due to COVID-19

The districts where lockdown was announced are from states that include Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra, Punjab, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

published on : 22nd March 2020

58 inmates released from Madurai Central Prison to avoid coronavirus spread

The list of remanded prisoners, who were booked over petty cases, was prepared after consulting with the concerned Station Inspectors on the nature of crime committed by them.

published on : 21st March 2020

Intense scrutiny in Vizag to keep coronavirus risk at bay

As many as 114 teams, comprising ANMs, health workers and volunteers, began a door-to-door survey of 7,800 houses around Allipuram to identify people who came in contact with the infected.

published on : 21st March 2020

Intermediate spot valuation postponed in view of coronavirus

Education Minister says new schedule will be announced after March 31, results will be declared within deadline

published on : 21st March 2020

Richa Chadha-Ali Fazal's wedding delayed amid coronavirus scare

Richa and Ali were scheduled to tie the knot in April, with reportedly many of their guests flying in from the US and Europe for the ceremony.

published on : 19th March 2020
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