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India NewsSep 15, 2021, 4:41 PM IST
Study reveals 6 feet distance may not be enough to curb spread of virus indoors
The findings, published in the journal Sustainable Cities and Society, imply that physical distance alone is insufficient to minimise human exposure to inhaled aerosols. Other management techniques, such as masking and proper ventilation, should be used in addition.
Top StoriesSep 7, 2021, 12:34 PM IST
Situation normal, most restrictions eased, internet curb eased: J&K Police post Geelani's death
Taking to Twitter, Jammu and Kashmir Police said, "Most of the restrictions are eased including the Internet and situation is fully normal in both regions of Kashmir and Jammu but under close watch."
SportsSep 1, 2021, 7:10 PM IST
Australian Open 2022: Vaccinated players can expect curb in restrictions
The Australian Open happens to be the first Grand Slam of the year. The 2022 edition of the Slam would be played between January 17-30, while vaccinated players are expected to be given some freedom.
Top StoriesAug 27, 2021, 1:01 PM IST
Centre suggests night curfews in Kerala, Maharashtra amid COVID cases surge
Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla asked both Kerala and Maharashtra governments to impose night curfew in areas of high positivity and curb mass gatherings during the festive season.
Top StoriesAug 21, 2021, 4:59 PM IST
Delhi government lifts restrictions on COVID curbs; malls, markets to function as per their normal time
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal announced the decision to allow markets to function as per normal timings.
World NewsAug 20, 2021, 10:46 AM IST
Facebook unveils curbs for Taliban-seized Afghanistan; blocks militants' accounts on WhatsApp, Instagram
The company said users can now shield their posts from people they don't know after recommendations from activists, journalists and civil society groups.
World NewsAug 14, 2021, 11:02 AM IST
UN chief Antonio Guterres says Taliban imposing ‘horrifying’ curbs on Afghan women's rights
The rebels have been moving closer to the capital and total control of Afghanistan, raising concerns of a return to the harsh rule that was deposed by the US-led invasion in 2001.
United StatesAug 13, 2021, 11:50 AM IST
US authorises COVID booster jabs for those with weak immune systems to curb spread of Delta variant
As the country is struggling with the Delta variant, this authorization of emergency use for the third injection of Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna vaccines, granted by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulator, came as a relief.
India NewsAug 11, 2021, 9:51 AM IST
Kerala: No mass gatherings permitted for Durga Pooja, Muharram, other festivals to curb rise of COVID cases
Kerala's Disaster Management Department decided after the Centre issued an alert to all states about the possibility of mass gatherings during upcoming festivals.
FoodAug 2, 2021, 5:38 PM IST
Happy munching: A dark chocolate a day can keep the doctor away
A research also suggests that if you eat a bit of dark chocolate as a dessert after your meals, it is likely to curb weight gain
World NewsAug 2, 2021, 12:55 PM IST
Australia: Army to patrol Sydney streets, Brisbane extends lockdown to curb spread of virus
On Monday, some 300 army personnel, unarmed and under police command began door-to-door visitr to enure people follow protocol and people who have tested positive are isolated at home.
Top StoriesAug 1, 2021, 6:42 PM IST
RT-PCR negative report mandatory, decision on night and weekend curfew after 15 days: Karnataka CM Bommai
With over 1,900 cases on Saturday, Karnataka CM Basavaraj Bommai has imposed restrictions on travelers coming from Kerala and Maharashtra saying that the latest RT-PCR certificate is a must to enter Karnataka. Besides, he also hinted at imposing curbs after monitoring the situation till August 15.
United StatesJul 28, 2021, 12:36 PM IST
US asks vaccinated people in high COVID risk areas to wear masks again to curb spread of virus
In another setback, the White House on Tuesday also ordered all its staff to mask up again due to local transmission rates in Washington.
Top StoriesJul 20, 2021, 6:02 PM IST
Punjab govt allows reopening of schools for Classes 10-12 from July 26, eases other COVID curbs
Physical presence of the students shall be purely at the consent of the parents and the option of virtual classes shall be continued.
Top StoriesJul 18, 2021, 2:23 PM IST
Karnataka govt announces more relaxations in COVID curbs; theatres and cinema halls to open with 50% capacity
Night curfew in Karnataka will now be from 10 pm to 5 am as the restrictions were eased.