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Missing Children Have Risen In Pandemic Despite Lockdown, NGOs Call For Increased Vigilance

Missing Children Have Risen In Pandemic Despite Lockdown, NGOs Call For Increased Vigilance

Increased poverty because of Covid-19 is a big reason for children to go missing or become victims of trafficking, said an expert.

28 May 2022
China's Zero-COVID Restrictions Curb May 1 Holiday Travel

China's Zero-COVID Restrictions Curb May 1 Holiday Travel

China is sticking to a strict zero-COVID policy even as many other countries are easing restrictions and seeing if they can live with the virus.

01 May 2022

63 Per Cent Parents Say Schools Should Offer Online Classes If District COVID-19 TPR Crosses 5 Per Cent: Survey

Forty-four per cent of the parents surveyed were from metros or tier 1 districts, 34 per cent from tier 2 districts and 22 per cent from tier 3, 4 and rural...

SC Declines Urgent Hearing On Plea Seeking Virtual Court Hearings Be Declared Fundamental Right

SC Declines Urgent Hearing On Plea Seeking Virtual Court Hearings Be Declared Fundamental Right

The top court had earlier said that continuance of courts virtually will be a problem and added that there are many issues in virtual hearings. 

29 April 2022

Delhi Logs 1,042 Fresh Covid-19 Cases, 2 Fatalities: Positivity Rate 4.64%

Delhi reported 1,042 fresh Covid-19 cases, 757 recoveries, and 2 deaths in the last 24 hours. While the active cases have reached 3,253, the positivity rate...

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11 April 2022
Beginning Of The End: Is Covid-19 Pandemic Becoming Endemic? What It Means

Beginning Of The End: Is Covid-19 Pandemic Becoming Endemic? What It Means

A disease does not become more or less severe with its classification as a pandemic or endemic. These words only refer to how widespread it is, not how severe...


08 April 2022
Jammu and Kashmir: Sansar Tulip Garden Reopens To Public

Jammu and Kashmir: Sansar Tulip Garden Reopens To Public

According to the director of floriculture department, the Tulip Garden at Sansar was reopened "with an aim to promote tourism in the district."


31 March 2022
China Reopens One City As Shanghai Lockdown Enters 2nd Phase

China Reopens One City As Shanghai Lockdown Enters 2nd Phase

Residents of the city of Jilin will be able to move about freely starting Friday for the first time in more than three weeks, state broadcaster CCTV said,...


30 March 2022
Won't Risk Lifting Mask Mandate Amid COVID-19 Surge In Other Countries: Maha Health Minister

Won't Risk Lifting Mask Mandate Amid COVID-19 Surge In Other Countries: Maha Health Minister

Maharashtra on Tuesday recorded 103 fresh coronavirus cases, while no new death linked to the infection was registered, as per the state health department.


29 March 2022
Japan Enjoys Cherry Flower Season Despite COVID-19 Worries

Japan Enjoys Cherry Flower Season Despite COVID-19 Worries

Trees are in full bloom this week in many parts of Japan. The peak in Tokyo was seen on Sunday attracting many people who had avoided participating in the...


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29 March 2022
Construction, Commissioning Of Mopa Airport By August: Goa Govt

Construction, Commissioning Of Mopa Airport By August: Goa Govt

In over an hour-long address, Goa Governor said the construction of the international airport at Mopa village in North Goa is expected to be completed and...


27 March 2022
Govt To Drop COVID Pre-Call Announcements From Phones After 2 Years Of Pandemic

Govt To Drop COVID Pre-Call Announcements From Phones After 2 Years Of Pandemic

After almost two years of raising awareness about the disease, the government is now actively considering the removal of the COVID-19 pre-call messages.


25 March 2022
Two Years On, When Will The Covid Pandemic End?

Two Years On, When Will The Covid Pandemic End?

With various reports suggesting that the pandemic is here to stay, the World Health Organisation is also suggesting something on the similar lines.


23 March 2022
HC Allows NGO To Withdraw Plea To Direct Centre To Reconsider Guidelines On International Travel

HC Allows NGO To Withdraw Plea To Direct Centre To Reconsider Guidelines On International Travel

The Standard Operating Procedure was implemented with effect from January 11, 2022, till further orders, it has said.


23 March 2022
Will Hold Meeting To Review COVID-19 Curbs: Maharashtra Govt To HC

Will Hold Meeting To Review COVID-19 Curbs: Maharashtra Govt To HC

However, wearing of face mask and maintaining social distancing norms will continue as earlier.


17 March 2022
UP Govt Withdraws Covid Restrictions; Swimming Pool, Anganwadi Centres To Reopen

UP Govt Withdraws Covid Restrictions; Swimming Pool, Anganwadi Centres To Reopen

The official clarified that all activities will be allowed in strict compliance with COVID-19 protocol.


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15 March 2022
Punjab Lifts All COVID-19 Restrictions

Punjab Lifts All COVID-19 Restrictions

All of the COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted, in the wake of falling COVID-19 cases.


08 March 2022
International Flights To Start Operating From Mar 27 After Two-Year Covid Hiatus

International Flights To Start Operating From Mar 27 After Two-Year Covid Hiatus

Scheduled international flight services have remained suspended in India since March 23, 2020.


02 March 2022
Maharashtra: Cinema Halls, Restaurants Allowed To Function At Full Capacity In 14 Districts Including Mumbai

Maharashtra: Cinema Halls, Restaurants Allowed To Function At Full Capacity In 14 Districts Including Mumbai

The positivity rate in these areas is less than 10 per cent and occupancy of oxygen-supported or ICU beds is less than 40 per cent.


02 March 2022
Tamil Nadu Announces Further Relaxation Of Covid-19 Curbs; Allows Political, Cultural Gatherings

Tamil Nadu Announces Further Relaxation Of Covid-19 Curbs; Allows Political, Cultural Gatherings

The decision on the easing of curbs was taken after considering the declining infection rates, an official press release here said.


02 March 2022
Hawaii To Lift COVID-19 Travel Quarantine Rules This Month

Hawaii To Lift COVID-19 Travel Quarantine Rules This Month

"The pandemic is not over. Tragically, we continue to see those that we know and love continue to suffer from COVID-19," he said.


25 February 2022
CDC To Significantly Ease Pandemic Mask Guidelines On Friday

CDC To Significantly Ease Pandemic Mask Guidelines On Friday

Under current guidelines, masks are recommended for people residing in communities of substantial or high transmission — roughly 95 per cent of U.S....


25 February 2022
Delhi Schools To Open In Offline Mode From April 1 Post Covid-19 Pandemic

Delhi Schools To Open In Offline Mode From April 1 Post Covid-19 Pandemic

Delhi: Nearly after two years, the schools in national capital will open completely in offline mode from April 1, post Covid-19 pandemic.


15 February 2022
Assam Lifts All COVID Restrictions From Tuesday

Assam Lifts All COVID Restrictions From Tuesday

All restrictions were lifted from 6 am on Tuesday with night curfew and curbs on socio-religious gatherings, educational institutions and others withdrawn, the...


14 February 2022
Schools For All Classes Reopen In Delhi After Prolonged Covid-19 Closure

Schools For All Classes Reopen In Delhi After Prolonged Covid-19 Closure

The schools in Delhi had reopened for classes 9 to 12 on February 7, while classes nursery to 8 reopened from Monday.


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