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New Covid-19 Variant ‘Omicron’: PM Modi Urges Officials To Stay Proactive

Nov 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the people to mask up and maintain social distance in view of the new Covid-19 variant ‘Omicron’.

Schools Reopening: Basic Safety Measures

Aug 28, 2021 Outlook Web Bureau

As per scientific studies, with children being more susceptible to the virus, strict guidelines need to be followed by the school authorities, parents and students to safeguard oneself


Security Tightened Across Bengal For I-Day Celebrations

Vigilance has been heightened across West Bengal to thwart any attempt to disrupt peace and harmony on India's 75th Independence Day Celebration

Ujjain Temple Stampede: No Social Distancing, Devotees Injured After VIP Visit

Jul 27, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The incident occurred in Mahakaleshwar Siva Temple in Ujjain on Monday after the arrival of Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan caused a commotion.


Covid 2nd Wave May Have More Lasting Damage On Economy: Moody's Analytics

Moody's Analytics said social distancing is weighing on the current quarter, but economic recovery will resume by the year-end.

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04 June, 2021

Covid-19 Spurs Shutdown Of 'Mission Impossible' Set

Associated Press (AP)

In December, Tom Cruise launched an expletive-laden rant at colleagues on the 'Mission: Impossible' set, after he reportedly spotted two crew members violating social distancing rules.


19 February, 2021

Did Social Distancing Legitimise Untouchability?

Sanket Khati

Is a pandemic even remotely sufficient to alter the machinations of untouchability and caste?


29 December, 2020

Thailand Govt Imposes New Restrictions As Covid Cases Continue To Rise

Associated Press (AP)

New Measures: hostess bars, gambling venues and massage parlors in Bangkok were ordered by the city government to close from Tuesday until Jan 4


22 December, 2020

Suresh Raina Not Aware Of 'Timings And Protocols' - Former India Cricketer's Team Issues Statement

PTI

Thirty-four people including Raina and Bollywood celebrity Sussanne Khan were arrested after a raid at a posh club near the Mumbai airport on Tuesday for violating social distancing norms


22 December, 2020

South Korea To Curb Social Gatherings Nationwide Till Jan 3; Major Tourist Spots Shut

Associated Press (AP)

The new restrictions are the most serious step the government has taken so far to reinstate social distancing after months of complacency.


11 December, 2020

FIR Lodged Against Protesting Farmers, Modi Govt Plans Strict Action

Outlook Web Bureau

The FIR has been lodged against the farmers sitting on dharna for not following social distancing norms.


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03 December, 2020

SC Stays Gujarat HC Order On Community Service For Covid Violators

PTI

High Court had issued an order mandating community service for flouting Covid norms


01 December, 2020

IIT Bhubaneswar Study Seal On Social Distancing, Masks For Covid-19 Prevention

PTI

The study recommends using the elbow or hand to prevent droplets leakage even after wearing a mask during coughing and sneezing.


11 November, 2020

Hong Kong Opens First Socially Distanced Park, Shows Spielberg's 'Jaws'

Associated Press (AP)

The park, called The Grounds, has a hundred socially distanced enclosed areas spaced 1.5 meters (about 5 feet) apart that seat two to four people.


06 November, 2020

Bihar Polls: Pleas For Votes Heard Louder Than Those For Masks And Social Distancing

PTI

Bihar as of now is one of the least affected states within the country by the pandemic.


10 October, 2020

Ahead Of Festive Season, Retailers Stay Cautiously Optimistic

Lola Nayar

Malls woo shoppers by following stringent hygiene protocols and social distancing norms.


10 October, 2020

Office Of Odisha BJP MP Sealed After Birthday Bash

Sandeep Sahu

Aparajita Sarangi, the BJP MP from Bhubaneswar and national spokesperson, was caught on camera violating COVID norms for the third time in the last few weeks


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31 July, 2020

Physical Distancing Linked With Significant Reduction in COVID-19 Transmission: Study

PTI

The study, published in the journal PLOS ONE on Thursday, found that physical distancing policies enacted nationally in 46 countries prevented an estimated 1.57 million cases of COVID-19 over a two-week period, representing a 65 per cent reduction in new cases.


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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi arrives at Parliament during its Winter Session, in New Delhi.

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Union Agriculture Minister Narendra Singh Tomar during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Kamal Singh

Union Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal with Parliamentary Affairs Minister Pralhad Joshi during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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Congress leader Anand Sharma interacts with AAP MP Sanjay Singh, during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Manvender Vashist

TMC MP Nusrat Jahan during the Winter Session of Parliament, in New Delhi.

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