In Kolkata, bureaucrat, doctor and teenage son become poster family for irresponsibility in time of coronavirus outbreak
Some are seeing this as a classic case of the well-heeled thinking they are invincible, stupidly confident that their power and wealth renders them immune to all the plagues of the world.
'Don't step out unnecessarily': Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray seeks citizens' cooperation in 'war against virus'
Seeking people's cooperation in the 'war against a virus, Uddhav Thackeray said that after an appeal made by the government, the number of people visiting public places and using public transport system has gone down. He, however, said that it must stop completely.
Coronavirus pandemic: From cancelling trains to increasing platform tickets, Indian Railways goes full throttle to contain outbreak
As India grapples to contain the novel coronavirus pandemic in the country with cases crossing the 160 mark, the Indian Railways has taken steps to minimise the outbreak in the country. It cancelled a total of 168 trains due to low occupancy after the COVID-19 outbreak and announced that these trains will remain suspended from 20 March to 31 March.
Amid low passenger footfall due to coronavirus outbreak, Indian Railways cancels 168 trains across various zones
The operations of these trains have been cancelled between 20 and 31 March
Western Railways commuter count falls by eight lakh in Mumbai after Uddhav Thackeray's appeal to avoid non-essential travel
'The number of commuters reduced by around 25 percent', said Ravinder Bhakar, chief spokesperson of Western Railway
Coronavirus outbreak: Andhra Pradesh reports second positive case; newly infected person returned from England on 15 March
A person who returned to the state from England on 15 March tested positive for the deadly virus, the state Health Department has said
A crowded nation which had got used and stayed oblivious to public health dangers seem to be waking up.
Coronavirus Outbreak Highlights: Narendra Modi to speak on measures to curb COVID-19 tomorrow at 9 pm; Srinagar reports first case, says report
Coronavirus Outbreak HIGHLIGHTS: The first case of coronavirus was reported in the Kashmir area of the Jammu and Kashmir union territory on Wednesday, India Today reported.
Coronavirus pandemic: Iran reports single biggest rise in deaths; 147 fatalities reported in 24 hours
Iran's deputy health minister, Alireza Raisi, urged the public to avoid travel and crowded places
India going to pay heavy price for govt's inability to act decisively on curbing coronavirus, says Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi has been critical of the Narendra Modi-led central government in tackling the coronavirus outbreak in the country
Anger in Kashmir after authorities extend curbs on 4G internet; online classes, work from home take biggest hit amid Covid-19 pandemic
The authorities have continued with the restrictions on the internet services in the Union Territory even when they have been stressing on social distancing asking people to stay indoors and avoid public gatherings.
Amid coronavirus outbreak, Uttar Pradesh decides to promote all govt school students till class eight without exams
'All schools have been closed till 2 April', Additional Chief Secretary, Education Renuka Kumar said in a order issued on Tuesday night
Is coronavirus curable; symptoms of the disease and how to prevent it: Top questions on COVID-19 answered
Coronavirus outbreak: Here is a list of Q&As to understand what we can learn from different governments' responses, why older adults seem to be more at risk of serious illness and how can we minimise the risk of exposure and infection
Australia bans all overseas travel, declares emergency; says COVID-19 crisis could last for six months
The formal declaration gives the government the power to close off cities or regions, impose curfews and order people to quarantine, if deemed necessary to contain the spread of the virus
Coronavirus outbreak: Colombian president Ivan Duque declares state of emergency, orders elderlies to stay home until end of May
'To protect our grandparents we have declared an obligatory isolation starting Friday 20 March from seven o’clock in the morning until 31 May', Colombia's president Ivan Duque said
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: Delhi Police to prohibit assembly for protests or social events till 31 March in bid to curb COVID-19 spread
Coronavirus Outbreak Updates: The Delhi Police said that to prevent the spread of coronavirus, they appeal to the general public to "not assemble at any place for protest, dharna, rally, entertainment or any other purpose, whether in close space or outside" till 31 March.
Coronavirus outbreak: 300 Keralites, including students, stranded at Kuala Lumpur airport following cancellation of flights to India
Those stranded have come from various countries including Philippines, Cambodia and Malaysia
Coronavirus outbreak: ASI-protected monuments including Taj Mahal, central museums to remain shut till 31 March
An order regarding the same has also been issused by the ASI, there are 3,691 centrally protected monuments and sites under the ASI
Maharashtra's rural infrastructure ill-equipped to handle coronavirus; experts say next 15 days critical
Across Maharashtra, there are only three testing centres, in Pune, Mumbai and Nagpur, which are simply ill-equipped to handle a large volume of cases, if the coronavirus infections progress to stage 3 in state
Coronavirus outbreak: Mamata Banerjee invokes Epidemic Diseases Act in West Bengal, asks people to not hide COVID-19 symptoms
Mamata Banerjee said, 'The reason behind enacting this Act is to ensure public health and safety'