Tag: covid 19 india

Goa announces 15-day curfew amid COVID-19 surge, bans weddings, all events

New Delhi: The Goa government on Friday (May 7) announced a 15-day curfew in the state from May 9 to contain the spread of coronavirus infection. In another decision, carrying negative COVID-19 test report or a vaccination certificate has been made mandatory for visitors arriving from other states. During the curfew period, grocery shops can […]

Read More

Telangana CM K Chandrashekhar Rao rules out lockdown, says it cripples public life and economy

Hyderabad: At a time when most of the states are imposing lockdown during to rising numbers in covid-19 cases, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao (KCR) has emphatically said that lockdown would not be imposed in the state. He added that imposition of lockdown would bring hardships to many and lead to total collapse of […]

Read More

Complete lockdown in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur for 10 days amid COVID spike

New Delhi: Amid a spike in coronavirus cases, authorities on Tuesday (May 4) imposed a 10-day long lockdown in the Kolhapur district of Maharashtra. The latest restrictions will stay enforced until May 10. Strict curbs will be imposed in Kolhapur along with Sangli and Satara districts of western Maharashtra amid the rise in COVID-19 cases, […]

Read More

Yogi Asks Senior Doctors to Visit Hospitals Regularly, Update Patients’ Condition to Kin Daily Amid Plaints

File photo of Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath The CMO must ensure the order is implemented, Adityanath said in the wake of complaints being received over crisis at both government and private hospitals. News18.com Lucknow Last Updated:May 04, 2021, 17:53 IST FOLLOW US ON: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday issued orders […]

Read More

EC officials should be booked for murder: Poll Panel moves Supreme Court against Madras High Court observation

New Delhi: The Election Commission on Saturday (May 1) moved Supreme Court against Madras High Court observations that the poll panel was singularly responsible for surge in coronavirus COVID-19 cases across the country. The poll panel has challeneged the Madras High Court observation where it blasted it for its failure to maintain COVID-19 protocols.  The […]

Read More

COVID-19: France to send 28 tonnes of medical supplies to India today

New Delhi: France on Sunday (May 1) will send to India 28 tonnes of medical supplies, including eight large oxygen generation plants, as part of its “solidarity mission” to help the country in its fight against a devastating second wave of the coronavirus pandemic. French Ambassador to India Emmanuel Lenain said the plants will be […]

Read More

Australia bans travel from India, says offenders face 5 years in jail, pay USD 50k fine

New Delhi: Australian citizens who are stuck in India and wish to return back home are at risk of facing fines of up to 66,000 Australian dollars (approximately USD 50,964) as Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt says a travel ban will be put in place starting Monday. “The risk assessment that informed the decision was […]

Read More

Sitar Maestro Pandit Debu Chaudhuri Dies Of Covid Related Complications, Says Son

Sitar legend Pandit Debu Chaudhuri died of COVID-19 related complications at a Delhi hospital today New Delhi: Sitar maestro Pandit Debu Chaudhuri died of COVID-19 related complications at a Delhi hospital today, his son Prateek Chaudhuri said. He was 85. Prateek Chaudhuri announced the death of his father, formally known as Devbrata Chaudhuri, on his […]

Read More

West Bengal announces partial lockdown, bans all political, religious gatherings

New Delhi: The West Bengal government led by Mamata Banerjee on Friday (April 30) announced restrictions on the state for an indefinite period of time. As per the notification released by the government, all shopping malls, cinema halls, restaurants and bars, sports complexes, gyms, spas, beauty parlours and swimming pools will remain closed until further […]

Read More