covid fear

Study reveals fear encourages social distancing during COVID-19 pandemic

The researchers applied the regulatory focus theory, a persuasion theory in the field of psychology which focuses on framing the information either negatively or positively.

published on : 26th October 2020

Ballot boxes may return in GHMC polls over Covid fears

It was decided to hold a meeting on poll preparedness during the second week of October with Zonal Commissioners and Deputy Commissioners.

published on : 19th September 2020

Fear of contracting COVID-19 prevents parents from taking kids for vaccination

The experts on Sunday said parents should take their children for timely vaccination, especially in the first year of a child's life.

published on : 6th September 2020

15 in Andhra forced to live in cattle shed due to COVID-19 fear

They were sent out of their village as one of their direct contacts tested positive for coronavirus.

published on : 11th July 2020

COVID fear denies Chennai man dignified burial in Puducherry

The video of the incident went viral on Saturday causing anguish among the people.

published on : 6th June 2020

Covid fears: Denied entry to village, girl tries to end life

According to sources, the girl, P Nagalakshmi, went to Jalna in Maharashtra two months ago for undergoing a training in making agriculture products.

published on : 30th April 2020

Covid fear drives them out of home

When Express interacted with some of these persons, they said they took the decision after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the 21-day nationwide lockdown. 

published on : 11th April 2020