Janata Curfew
India  /  Published 22.03.20

Janata Curfew in TN till Monday morning

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By PTI in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 21.03.20

Covid-19 hand-seal at airports, stations

Assam health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Saturday said the process of hand-stamping of passengers — arriving from coronavirus-affected states — at airports and railway stations will begin from...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh

Opinion  /  Published 05.04.20

Covid-19 throws open three options

The rapid spread of Covid-19 worldwide from its original epicentre in Wuhan, China, has exposed the limits and vulnerability of State suppression. While violent political measures — such as the 1989...
By A. Raghuramaraju in

Opinion  /  Published 02.04.20

Ruled by decree

Where we all are today has left us deeply shaken and worried, but this will pass. We do not yet know when or how, but the Corona shadow will pass. We will still have those clouds to contend with that ...
By Sankarshan Thakur in

Opinion  /  Published 01.04.20

Pearls of wisdom on coronavirus

At this time of enforced leisure and quiet reflection, there is the irresistible temptation to jump from correctness to correctness. Over the past month, ever since the coronavirus began registering o...
By Swapan Dasgupta in

Opinion  /  Published 25.03.20

A dangerous & false sense of safety

Bangar’s subject was the need of the people. One could add here analyses from other doctors and commentators, saying, for example, that India was under-testing: so far, around 16,000 people have bee...
By Bhaswati Chakravorty in

India  /  Published 22.03.20

‘Janta Curfew’ beginning of long battle: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday the 14-hour “janata curfew” is the beginning of a long battle against the coronavirus outbreak and the countrymen have proved that together they can def...
By PTI in

North East  /  Published 21.03.20

Nagaland for Janata Curfew

The Nagaland government on Saturday urged the people to stay indoors during Janata Curfew, a nationwide isolation drive called by Prime Minister Narendra Modi from 7am till 9pm on Sunday to stop the s...
By Bhadra Gogoi in Dimapur

India  /  Published 29.03.20

Same feeling of demonetisation

The Centre on Sunday asked the states to seal borders to halt the movement of people and issued directives aimed at assuaging concerns that have compelled a growing tide of migrants to break the lockd...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 26.03.20

Strange timing

Sir — Many states in India are planning to let convicts — and political prisoners — out on special parole to decongest the prisons at the time of the pandemic. In Bangladesh, too, the hitherto i...
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