Social Distancing
Jharkhand  /  Published 12.06.20

Slippery situation at Chappal Bank

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights took note of a complaint of violation of social-distancing norms during the inauguration of a Chappal Bank in the district and sought a report fr...
By Our Correspondent in Dhanbad

North East  /  Published 07.06.20

No quarantine for oil well team

A three-member team of experts flown in from Singapore on Sunday to help cap the oil well blowout in upper Assam have been exempted by the state government from the mandatory quarantine because they...
By Umanand Jaiswal in Guwahati

West Bengal  /  Published 16.05.20

Bengal gears up for cyclone

The Bengal government has begun making arrangements like keeping cyclone centres ready, preparing to evacuate people from low-lying areas and arranging for dry food packets and water pouches in the co...
By Pranesh Sarkar in Calcutta

North East  /  Published 15.05.20

Norm violation bogs in Assam and Tripura

Violation of Covid-19-induced lockdown guidelines is being reported from across Assam.The norm of social distancing was reportedly torn to shreds in Dhemaji where hundreds of youths were seen waiting ...
By A Staff Reporter in Guwahati

Calcutta  /  Published 14.05.20

Police vigil at bus stops of Calcutta

Police have been posted at several bus stops in Salt Lake, New Town and Lake Town to ensure no vehicle plies with more than 20 passengers on board.At least two policemen on motorcycles had been deploy...
By Snehal Sengupta in Calcutta


Jharkhand  /  Published 14.05.20

Circles point to liquor lines

Workers drawing social-distancing circles outside shut liquor shops is another sign that the Jharkhand government is planning to reopen alcohol sales in lockdown 4, set to begin on May 18.The Telegrap...
By Vijay Deo Jha in Ranchi

World  /  Published 13.05.20

Passenger chaos on London trains

Passengers were “packed like sardines” on trains and buses with social distancing “next to impossible” as millions of people returned to work on Wednesday for the first time since the Prime Mi...
By Amit Roy in London

Technology  /  Published 12.05.20

IIT start-up develops tool to spot social distancing measure violations

An artificial intelligence start-up founded by IIT alumni has developed a tool to help workers adhere to social distancing norms, an initiative that is likely to come in handy when industries across t...
in New Delhi

Jharkhand  /  Published 12.05.20

1,207 migrants arrive at Dhanbad station

Migrant labourers and their families who were stranded in Gujarat’s Surat because of the lockdown arrive at Dhanbad station on Monday morning.As many as 1,207 migrants travelled a distance of 1,775k...
By Praduman Choubey in Dhanbad

North East  /  Published 05.05.20

Help in twilight years during coronavirus lockdown

Under the Surakshit Senior Citizens’ Abhiyaan, the Hailakandi district administration in association with Piramal Foundation has reached out to the senior citizens during the lockdown. Programme man...
By Satananda Bhattacharjee in Hailakandi


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