North East  /  Published 19.05.20

Second wave spike hits Assam, count rises

Dispur’s “worry” over the “second wave” appears to have turned into a reality with Assam recording the biggest jump in Covid cases in a single day. With 39 positive cases reported so far in ...
By Pranjal Baruah in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 02.06.20

Case on BJP MP over quarantine violation

Police have invoked a section of the Disaster Management Act to start a case against Ranaghat BJP MP Jagannath Sarkar for allegedly moving around by flouting home quarantine advice issued to him by Na...
By Subhasish Chaudhuri in Santipur

West Bengal  /  Published 02.06.20

Quarantine centres for flout

The Bengal government has decided to take those jumping home quarantine to institutional quarantine centres amid reports that a lot of people are flouting the key rule of Covid-19 protocol which is re...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 28.05.20

Rajasthan 18 face protest over Covid-19

Workers at a private TMT bar manufacturing unit here on Thursday prevented 18 technicians, who had returned from Rajasthan, from joining duty alleging the plant authority did not maintain proper Covid...
By Abhijeet Chatterjee in Durgapur

North East  /  Published 26.05.20

Monitoring of home quarantined in Kamrup

Assam police, in collaboration with Pratishruti Cancer and Palliative Trust of Dibrugarh, has started remote monitoring of people in home quarantine in Kamrup (metro).The primary objective is to ensur...
By Avik Chakraborty in Dibrugarh


India  /  Published 26.05.20

Baby dies in Shramik train

A 10-month-old boy with fever and breathing problems died untreated on a Shramik Special train in western Uttar Pradesh, with the railways allegedly failing to provide a doctor for four hours despite ...
By Piyush Srivastava in Lucknow

India  /  Published 24.05.20

Odisha business breather

Businessmen and professionals visiting Odisha will no more be subjected to mandatory quarantine on their arrival in the state. Keen to boost business activities badly hit by the lockdown, the Naveen P...
By Subhashish Mohanty in Bhubaneswar

India  /  Published 24.05.20

No advance notice, Kerala puts off train

The Kerala government on Sunday got an incoming special train postponed just before it was to leave Mumbai, saying it had not been informed well enough in advance for arrangements to be made for the p...
By K.M. Rakesh in Bangalore

India  /  Published 24.05.20

14-day mandatory quarantine for international arrivals

The health ministry on Sunday issued guidelines for international arrivals, saying that before boarding, all travellers shall give an undertaking that they would undergo mandatory quarantine for 14 da...
By PTI in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.05.20

Quarantine hubs at schools, coaches in East Singhbhum

East Singhbhum district, which has seen 20 Covid-19 positive cases since May 12, has decided to take schools and railway coaches to set up quarantine centres.East Singhbhum additional deputy commissio...
By Our Special Correspondent in Jamshedpur


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