The district administration of Gautam Budh Nagar has constituted 300 surveillance and containment teams to visit all spots from where Covid-19 cases were reported.
Coronavirus Update: Manipur’s first Covid-19 case tests negative after treatment, likely to be discharged soon
Manipur’s first Covid-19 case was tested and found negative for the second time on Monday after being treated for the disease. This was the second consecutive negative result in the last three days, said the Covid-19 Common Control Room in a press release.
PUNE Dyaneshwar Molak, head of the Solid Waste Management (SWM), Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) -“During the Covid-19 lockdown, we have seen 500 to 550 metric tonnes of garbage less than the usual daily intake in terms of daily collection. Many residents are managing garbage disposal at their end.”
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday extended a shutdown in the epicenter of America’s deadly coronavirus pandemic until near the end of the month.
Staying in is most of us are doing amid this pandemic situation. And naturally, the more we stay at home, the more we find ourselves glued to the screens. Now, with no film releases in sight because of the shutdown of theatres and shoot of TV shows stalled across the country, what everyone is finding solace in are the OTT platforms. In fact, web shows have become the best tool for people to ward off boredom, and the platforms, too, are ensuring that the audience is spoilt for choice.
Italian top-flight football clubs have unanimously reached agreement to cut the salaries of players, coaches and staff as a result of the coronavirus crisis, the Lega Serie A announced on Monday.
Directors – Jim Rash, Nat Faxon
Cast – Will Ferrell, Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Miranda Otto, Kristofer Hivju
The DLW (Diesel Locomotive Works) has developed a unique hand-wash kiosk for its employees, which can be operated by feet. The first hand-wash kiosk has been installed at the RPF barrack on the DLW premises. The move comes as part of the Break the Chain campaign to defeat coronavirus. Two more hand-wash kiosks are waiting to be installed at different locations of the DLW.
It is fashionable, especially among the urban middle classes in India, to portray elections as a caste-versus-development contest, where the latter always ends up losing. More often than not, development is seen under threat if a leader from a socially-deprived caste is successful in getting elected. This sweeping generalisation is rightly critiqued on the grounds that belonging to the bottom of the caste hierarchy is the single biggest hindrance to achieving progress in India. Therefore, the socially (and hence economically) backward people are justified in seeking solutions to their problems through democratic politics. The hope of achieving equality through universal suffrage, among India’s discriminated-against and downtrodden, is the most basic foundation of our democratic stability.
It’s been a considerable amount of time since many of us began working from home. By now you’ve probably scrolled through many memes on WFH and know you’re not the only one getting a little of this. Working from home can get on your nerves but it surely has its own perks among which is wearing whatever you want through the work day. Well, let us tell you, you’re not alone. Business tycoon Anand Mahindra has spilled a hilarious secret while sharing a meme on WFH. This tweet will help you understand that your bosses may also have a similar casual approach to their attire just like you do.
NEW DELHI: In a dark day for the army’s Special Forces (SF), five commandos belonging to an elite unit were killed in action along the Line of Control in Kashmir’s Keran sector on Sunday during an intense close-quarter battle with an equal number of terrorist infiltrators who were all eliminated, three officers familiar with the details said on Monday on condition of anonymity.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asked Union ministers to prepare plans to fight the economic impact of COVID-19 on war footing and asserted that this crisis is an opportunity to boost the ‘Make-in-India’ initiative and reduce dependence on other countries.
The Palghar collector Dr Kailash Shinde has ordered closure of all vegetable and fruit markets in Vasai-Virar from April 6 to 9 April, as there were instances of overcrowding in the stalls. The hand carts selling the vegetables also will not be allowed.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday asked his ministers to prepare a list of 10 major decisions and 10 priority areas of focus on once the 21-day lockdown ends, a release from the Prime Minister’s Office said on Monday.
New Delhi: Faced with the tough task of reviving the sectors crippled by the coronavirus-inflicted lockdown, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday emphasised on welfare of farmers and the poor while asking his ministers to list major priority areas once the restrictions are uplifted.
Actor Bobby Deol was supposed to play the lead role in Imtiaz Ali’s Jab We Met, but Kareena Kapoor insisted that her then boyfriend, Shahid Kapoor play the part instead. Bobby made the revelation in a tell-all 2017 interview to HuffPost.
A coronavirus ‘safety station’ has been set up at the local administrative complex for sanitisation of farmers, commission agents, labour force and administration officials before the wheat procurement season.
‘Jahiliat’ is the only suitable word to explain the indefensible actions of Tabligh Jamaat leaders and their followers, who became one of the main vehicles of the spread of Covid-19 cases across India. Ignorance is a much milder term for this South Asian organisation that has spread its tentacles in several countries across the globe. It is not only in India, but also in Pakistan that the organisation drew flak from its authorities after about 2.5 lakh Tablighis gathered at their headquarter at Raiwind near Lahore on March 11. The ijtema was finally called off the next day, packing off everyone back, but not without the expected fallout in terms of spread of the disease.