Coronavirus Outbreak: Kerala govt mandates week-long quarantine for natives coming from other states; 3,363 have returned in last two days
The Kerala government on Tuesday announced new quarantine guidelines for stranded natives coming in from Red Zones in other states.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Mumbai records 635 new COVID-19 cases, 26 deaths today; total number of cases rise to 9,758
As many as 635 new cases of coronavirus were reported in Mumbai, taking the total number of cases in the city to 9,758, the Municipal Corporation Greater Mumbai said.
Coronavirus Outbreak: BMC orders closure of non-essential shops, including liquor stores, as COVID-19 cases continue to rise in Mumbai
The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) on Tuesday ordered the closure of all non-essential shops in the city, including liquor stores, after there were violations in social distancing norms.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Discourse of COVID-19 related misinformation has changed to Muslims and religion, finds research
A study has found that two categories of misinformation have been rising consistently due to a visible increase in stories around the coronavirus outbreak and Muslims, and police brutality.
Jammu and Kashmir authorities demarcate 90 'red zones' to contain coronavirus; areas to remain under strict lockdown
The administration has demarcated 90 red zones across Jammu and Kashmir as on 14 April, according to the Department of Information and Public Relations.
Coronavirus Lockdown: MHA directs educational institutes to maintain academic schedule through online teaching
As per the guidelines, all educational, training, coaching institutions shall remain closed, however, these establishments are expected to maintain the academic schedule through online teaching
New Guidelines for Lockdown: Modified rules to come into effect from 20 April; restrictions on agricultural activities, goods movement eased
The Ministry of Home Affairs issued revised guidelines to be followed from 20 April during the lockdown imposed to stop the spread of coronavirus. The lockdown, earlier slated to last till 14 April, has been extended to 3 May
Coronavirus Outbreak: Parents start online petition seeking HRD directive against fee hike till schools reopen
Parents have started an online petition to the HRD Ministry demanding a directive to schools for not implementing fee hike this academic session at least till schools reopen
The highest number of cases are seen in Mumbai followed by the national capital Delhi. About 339 people have died and 1036 people have recovered from it.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 18 arrested in Noida, Greater Noida for defying lockdown, as authorities seal over 36 localities amid rising cases
Eighteen people were arrested across Noida and Greater Noida on Saturday for allegedly defying restrictions imposed due to the COVID-19 lockdown
Plea asks SC to impose Financial Emergency due to COVID-19 outbreak: Court can't intervene to such extent, it can only ask, not direct Centre
Since a Financial Emergency has never been imposed in India before, the power under Article 360 of the Constitution has remained unchartered territory since Independence.
Coronavirus Outbreak: 769 foreigners register on tourism ministry's ‘Stranded in India' portal in the last 5 days
The Union Ministry of Tourism on Monday said that 769 foreign tourists from various parts of the country have registered on the 'Stranded in India' portal in the first five days of its operations
'Long war ahead', Narendra Modi warns, but appreciates 'unprecedented maturity' during coronavirus lockdown
Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked the people of the country for showing maturity during the ongoing 21-day lockdown period imposed to stem the spread of the coronavirus
Ten Indonesian nationals who attended Tablighi Jamaat event booked by Ghaziabad Police and placed in quarantine
Ten Indonesian nationals, including 5 women, who attended Tablighi Jamaat event in Nizamuddin Delhi, have been booked by the Ghaziabad Police
No plan to extend 21-day coronavirus lockdown, Cabinet Secretary quashes reports as second week of nationwide curfew nears
The government on Monday said there was no plan to extend the 21-day lockdown which came into force on Tuesday midnight
Being confined in your homes due to the coronavirus lockdown does not mean you have to compromise with your fitness. One can stay in shape with the help of just a pair of dumbbells
Coronavirus Outbreak and the migrant exodus: Time to act was yesterday; army must help manage humanitarian crisis
The movement of migrants will ensure that the coronavirus outbreak is distributed across the country. The ISBTs and inter-state border between economically well-off states and poor states have become the new hotspots
Coronavirus Outbreak: Debunking superstition, social media rumours and challenging unscientific temperament need of hour
The 21-day lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is not going to be just a fight against the coronavirus, but also superstition, rumours and an unscientific temperament among many Indians that is complicating the already uphill task.
Stay indoors or will issue shoot-at-sight order, warns Telangana chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao amid state lockdown
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao, requesting public support, advised them not to let the situation slip into the imposition of drastic measures like promulgation of total curfew, issuing shoot at sight orders or calling in the Army to keep the situation under control.
Coronavirus outbreak: Centre directs states to ensure unhindered availability of essential goods, services during 21-day lockdown
The Centre has asked the state governments to ensure unhindered operation of essential services and their seamless availability for the general public during the 21-day lockdown period announced to deal with the coronavirus outbreak