Jharkhand  /  Published 28.03.20

Cops give meals

Ranchi and Kolhan police were among those who acted on the directive of chief minister Hemant Soren and opened community kitchens at police stations to feed daily wage earners and the poor who are the...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur

India  /  Published 25.03.20

Covid-19 patient dies in Tamil Nadu

A 54-year-old man infected with coronavirus died at a hospital here in the early hours of Wednesday, the first death recorded in Tamil Nadu due to the contagion, state health minister C. Vijayabaskar ...
By PTI in Madurai

India  /  Published 24.03.20

India under lockdown from midnight

Prime Minister Narendra clamped a draconian, nationwide 21-day curfew on the country during which people must not step out of their homes as part of a desperate bid to stamp out Covid-19. In his secon...
By TT Bureau in

West Bengal  /  Published 23.03.20

IB Class XII exams cancelled

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Class XII exams, scheduled for May, have been cancelled as countries across the world fight the coronavirus pandemic. At least three city schools — Calcutta Inte...
By Jhinuk Mazumdar in Calcutta

India  /  Published 23.03.20

Most of India under lockdown

Much of the country was locked down on Monday with the Centre warning of legal action against those violating the restrictions enforced to curtail the pandemic, which has claimed more than 14,500 live...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.03.20

Places of worship heed threat

The doors of the Pahari Baba temple in the capital were closed for visitors from Saturday “till further orders”, and Ma Bhadrakli temple at Itkhori, Chatra, till March 31, while the Ranchi Catholi...
By TT Bureau in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 21.03.20

Scramble to ramp up coronavirus tests

The state health department is desperately trying to ramp up testing facilities for novel coronavirus after the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) revised its strategy to fight the global pande...
By Our Special Correspondent in Ranchi

India  /  Published 20.03.20

Major cities in lockdown mode

India reported 50 fresh cases of COVID-19, highest in a day, taking the tally to 223 on Friday, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed with chief ministers ways to check and prevent the spread of c...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 19.03.20

Chandigarh reports 1st coronavirus case

A 23-year-old woman, who returned from London, has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, the first confirmed case of the deadly infection in Chandigarh, an official said on Thursday.The sample of...
By PTI in Chandigarh

World  /  Published 18.03.20

NY looks at total lockdown

[{"id":1,"type":"text","value":"New Yorkers should be prepared for an order, a drastic and unprecedented measure that would impose a blanket quarantine on the city's 8.6 million inhabitants, in order ...
By PTI/Reuters in New York


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