COVID-19 Unlock 3.0 in India: Night curfew lifted, gyms to open from 5 Aug; lockdown till 31 Aug in containment zones
The new guidelines were announced even as India's COVID-19 cases crossed 15 lakh with over 48,000 new cases and 768 deaths reported on Wednesday.
The state govt said that all offices and transport facilities in these 'broad-based' areas will be shut from 5 pm on Thursday
Karnataka implements complete lockdown on five Sundays till 2 August under Unlock 2 norms; scheduled weddings to proceed as planned
In the containment zones in Karnataka, only essential activities shall be allowed. There shall be strict perimeter control to ensure that there is no movement of people in or out of these zones
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: With 1,82,143 COVID-19 cases reported till date, India now seventh worst-affected country, says WHO
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: India has now become the world's seventh worst-hit country in terms of coronavirus cases with its tally of 1,82,143, according to the World Health Organization's coronavirus tracker.
Economy on course for full-year contraction this fiscal; recovery from COVID-19 disruptions remain clouded: DBS Bank
According to DBS, consumer discretionary sectors, production and services are likely to take longer to recover.
Coronavirus Outbreak: FWICE urges Uddhav Thackeray to hold meeting on how to resume post-production activities
Uddhav Thackeray had on Wednesday asked the entertainment industry to prepare an action plan for film shooting and post-production work which adhered to physical distancing norms.
Snapdeal resumes pan-India deliveries; engages law tech platform Legistify to help in logistics planning
Snapdeal said that all deliverable orders from this backlog are expected to be cleared by the end of this month.
E-commerce companies are waiting for more clarity from states before taking a final call on resumption of services in various locations.
Maharashtra reports 1,495 new COVID-19 cases in highest single-day rise; total infections reach 25,922, toll climbs to 975
Maharashtra on Wednesday reported 1,495 new COVID-19 cases, which is the highest single-day count so far, and 54 deaths, including 40 in worst-hit Mumbai
Sterlite Technologies to go slow on Rs 300-cr expansion of cable manufacturing units; likely to start in March next year
Sterlite Technologies has also said exports from India have commenced to Europe, Middle East and Latin America.
COVID-19 updates: India crossed 4,000 cases, the US braces for the worst week yet and UK Prime Minister gets hospitalized
Over 1.27 million people have been infected with COVID-19 across the globe with close to 69,500 deaths.
Health ministry reveals strategy to contain coronavirus into defined geographic areas as clusters emerge in many states
The government has drawn out a plan to contain coronavirus within a defined geographic area by early detection of cases, breaking the chain of transmission and thus preventing its spread to new areas