Covid Pandemic(Search results - 17)
EntertainmentMay 6, 2021, 6:38 PM IST
Alia Bhatt to Ram Charan: RRR stars request fans to maintain COVID-19 protocols; Watch video
With the rise of the second wave of the Covid pandemic, the RRR team has issued a statement urging everyone to adhere to all precautions, stay at home, stay healthy, and get vaccinated.
Top StoriesApr 30, 2021, 10:07 PM IST
China sympathises with Covid-hit India, gets reminded of unfinished work at the border
The call which was arranged at the request of the Chinese side to convey their sympathy and solidarity with India in battling the Covid pandemic, the two ministers discussed the outstanding issues related to disengagement from all friction points along the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh.
CRICKETApr 30, 2021, 1:53 PM IST
Sachin Tendulkar and other cricket stars unite to support India amidst COVID pandemic
India is currently going through a severe crisis involving the COVID-19 pandemic, lacking enough oxygen supplies to treat the patients. Meanwhile, cricketers worldwide are uniting to support the nation during this challenging time by donating their part for oxygen.
Top StoriesApr 17, 2021, 9:34 AM IST
PM Modi dials Akhada head, says Kumbh Mela should only be symbolic for now
Following the Prime Minister's appeal, Swami Avdheshanand Giri requested people not to come for holy dips in the river Ganga in large numbers, in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic and to follow all rules.
Top StoriesApr 15, 2021, 9:22 PM IST
NEET PG 2021 postponed due to Covid pandemic
Announcing the decision, Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan said the health and safety of the young doctors was paramount at the moment.
Top StoriesMar 25, 2021, 8:42 PM IST
PM Modi sets the tone for Bangladesh trip; first since onset of Covid pandemic
In his departure statement ahead of the Bangladesh visit, PM Modi said: "I am happy that my first foreign visit after the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic will be to our friendly neighbouring country, with which India shares deep cultural, linguistic and people-to-people ties."
Top StoriesMar 20, 2021, 12:05 PM IST
SpiceJet's Boeing 737 salute to 'saviour Sonu Sood'
In a series of posts on Twitter, SpiceJet said: "The phenomenally-talented Sonu Sood has been a messiah to lakhs of Indians during the pandemic, helping them reunite with their loved ones, feed their families and more."
Top StoriesMar 17, 2021, 9:21 AM IST
PM Modi to visit Bangladesh on March 26, first trip abroad since Covid pandemic
The External Affairs Ministry said that "at the invitation of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Bangladesh on March 26 and 27".
BusinessNov 17, 2020, 7:44 PM IST
PM Modi has the answer to how the world should restart post-Covid pandemic
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has pitched India as an investment destination which not just has a vibrant democracy but also a business friendly climate and a huge market.
IndiaNov 10, 2020, 1:59 PM IST
Museums in Kolkata to reopen today
Museums in Kolkata will open today (November 10) after a seven-month closure due to the COVID pandemic. The museums will reopen in new-normal times and amid strict safety protocols by the Ministry of Culture to check the spread of COVID-19. Following the guidelines issued by the government, the museums will have to comply with four-point protocols after the reopening.
IndiaOct 14, 2020, 10:45 AM IST
Calcutta High Court directs private schools in West Bengal to reduce tuition fees by 20%
The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday (October 13) directed a 20 per cent reduction in schools' tuition fee in West Bengal during the COVID pandemic period. The court's order will be binding for all non-government aided schools in the state and the order comes into effect for the 2019-20 session for school fees for students.
IndiaOct 13, 2020, 3:21 PM IST
Central government employees in West Bengal rejoice after Centre announces festive bonanza
In an attempt to revive the consumption-driven economy that has been hit hard by the COVID pandemic and to boost capital expenditure by states, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced a couple of measures on Monday (October 12) that she said will boost demand by ₹73,000 crore.
IndiaOct 9, 2020, 5:29 PM IST
Toto Ambulance service starts in Midnapore
Amid COVID pandemic, an organization in East Midnapore has brought a new innovative ambulance service in rural areas. The 'Toto Ambulance' service has been launched by an organization called 'Bipanbandhu', considering the problems of the people in village.
IndiaOct 7, 2020, 12:07 PM IST
West Bengal: Calcutta high court instructs schools to charge 80% fees for COVID-induced closure
For the pandemic-induced closure period, the Calcutta high court on October 5 has instructed schools to charge 80% of pre-COVID fees. The judges of the Calcutta high court further said that if parents of the students could not pay school fees on time due to the pandemic, students will not be expelled from the school. No teachers should be removed by schools and there will be no salary cut, the court stated.
IndiaSep 25, 2020, 3:11 PM IST
No restrictions on night pandal hopping on Durga puja: Mamata Banerjee
Durga Puja is the most happening festival for Bengalis throughout the country which can be sensed with endless events, food, and fun happening across the state. It not only brings the city of Kolkata to halt, but it is the most awaited carnival for all Bengalis across the world. This year, the general public had no clear idea about how Durga puja will be celebrated amidst the COVID pandemic. Putting an end to various speculations, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee highlighted several rules and precautions to be followed during the puja.