India must impose lockdown for few weeks to break chain of COVID-19 transmission, says Anthony Fauci
Top US public health expert also recommended taking the help of the armed forces to immediately build makeshift field hospitals
Endless funerals, people pleading for oxygen; India must etch horrors of COVID-19 in its memory, writes TM Krishna
We are facing our worst moment in modern history, struggling to stay afloat. If we do not show courage and honesty to speak for justice now, we may never be able to recover compassion.
FirstAct: Watch 11:11, a physical theatre performance on virtual reality therapy that devises new corporeal expression
Through '11:11', the creators aim at exploring how the VR ‘in-world' works in opposition to the actual world in which the subject is effectively rendered blind by their headset.
FirstAct: In '11:11', an experimental performance that explores virtual reality as a therapeutic aid
Captured on camera in a single take, 11:11 is a response to the growing disaffection induced by the pandemic in a year that has pushed us online with a vengeance.
Maharashtra reports highest-ever COVID spike, accounts for 74% of active cases; 10 states show upward trend
The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India has crossed 5.46 crore with 15,20,111 doses being given till Thursday evening, the Union Health Ministry said
India reports 14,545 new COVID-19 infections taking total over 1.06 cr; active cases below 1.89 lakh
The COVID-19 toll as of Friday stands at 1,53,032 with 163 fatalities reported in the past 24 hours, said the Union health ministry
The number of people who have recuperated from the novel coronavirus has surged to 1,01,46,763, pushing the national COVID-19 recovery rate to 96.52 percent
FirstAct: Watch Star Light, a play about friendship, love, and the miracles that human relationships often are
Star Light is a story of love and friendship blossoming in the warmth of Christmas.
FirstAct: In 'Star Light', a story of love and friendship blossoming in the joy and warmth of Christmas
Alienstar Collective Theatre's (ACT) Star Light is the story of Aarya and Vinayak, two seemingly opposite individuals who evolve from being strangers to friends, to maybe even something more.
The toll due to the coronavirus infection reached 1,43,709 on Tuesday with 354 new deaths. India's active COVID-19 cases remained below four lakh
More than 89.73 lakh people have been cured of the novel coronavirus so far, taking the national recovery rate to 94.11%, said the health ministry
There are 4,46,805 active coronavirus cases in the country which comprises 5.01 percent of the total caseload, said the health ministry on Wednesday
FirstAct: Watch Between the Banks, a performative theatre production on Manipur's tryst with developmental discrepancies
'Between the Banks' is a physical performance embodying Manipur's infrastructural irregularities and their repercussions.
The total number of COVID-19 recoveries surged to 81,15,580 on Friday taking the national recovery rate to 92.97%, said the health ministry
FirstAct: In 'Between the Banks', a physical performance embodies Manipur's infrastructural irregularities, repercussions
Akhoka Theatre's Between the Banks aspires to embody the physical attitude and behaviour of contemporary Manipur from the context of a developmental project initiated by the state government, particularly the Dolaithabi dam in Manipur.
The COVID-19 toll climbed to 1,07,416 on Saturday with 926 people succumbing to the viral infection in the past 24 hours, said the health ministry
India's daily COVID-19 recoveries exceed new cases for fifth consecutive day; over 45.87 lakh patients cured
A total of 89,746 recoveries have been registered against 83,347 new coronavirus cases in past 24 hours, said the health ministry
Over 1 lakh patients cured in past 24 hrs, India's COVID-19 recovery rate rises to 80.86%; total cases at 55.62 lakh
With 75,809 new COVID-19 cases being reported, the overall figure reached 55,62,663. The case fatality rate stands at 1.6 percent
In MD Pallavi's 'Salt', a woman and her daughters walk the hard line between hunger and dignity.
'Salt' revolves around a family of three women — a mother and two daughters — who are coping with the pandemic and its resulting shortcomings by telling each other stories and faking the food on their plate.