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Tuesday, March 02, 2021



No lockdown plans in Mumbai for now, says Suresh Kakani

February 21, 2021 1:19 am

BMC has sealed 1,305 buildings or floors across the city; 13,592 people were penalised by the authorities on February 19 for not wearing masks.

Lockdown unnecessary; double masking, micro-containment zones needed: Expert

February 20, 2021 8:41 pm

Maharashtra is witnessing a worrying uptick in infection numbers this month.

No labourer migrated from Gujarat during lockdown: CR Paatil

February 19, 2021 1:54 am

Paatil was addressing a public gathering of party workers in Surat that was also virtually streamed live to different wards of five other municipal corporations of the state which are going to polls this month.

Covid cases rising, Maharashtra to impose weekend lockdown in Amravati

February 18, 2021 8:26 pm

In the past few days, places like Amravati, Yavatmal, Akola in Maharashtra have witnessed an increased number of coronavirus cases.

How the pandemic prompted home chefs to establish small businesses

February 18, 2021 3:52 pm

Cheffing from Home: We talk to people who embarked on culinary adventures during the lockdown about how they got their starts, how their small businesses evolved, and what the forecast is for home chefs in 2021

Tougher travel rules to contain spread of COVID-19 come into force in UK

February 15, 2021 4:22 pm

Those who have not visited a "red list" country, such as India, must still quarantine for 10 days at home and complete two mandatory COVID-19 tests on the second and eighth day after arriving.

New Zealand in coronavirus lockdown as U.K. variant cases reported

February 15, 2021 10:35 am

The lockdown, which extends through Wednesday, is the first in New Zealand in six months and represents a significant setback in the nation's largely successful efforts to control the virus.

Maharashtra farmers enjoy market bull-run as cows go dry

February 12, 2021 3:19 am

As the government started easing up the lockdown, demand made a slow but steady return and procurement prices started picking up across the state.

Angela Merkel, governors agree to extend Germany's virus lockdown till March 7

February 11, 2021 11:35 am

Germany's second lockdown began in November and was extended and toughened before Christmas due to concern that the number of COVID-19 patients could overwhelm hospitals.

15 of 27 trains operating from Chandigarh yet to resume services

February 10, 2021 9:32 am

Sources said occupancy in resumed trains is between 65 per cent to 95 per cent.


Deserted roads, flyovers mark third day of biweekly lockdown in Kolkata

July 29, 2020 9:37 pm

Only movement related to health services, pharmacies, police stations, courts, correctional services, fire and emergency services, electricity, water and other utility services will be allowed.

First curfew, then lockdown: The unique struggles of Kashmiri athletes

May 06, 2020 2:20 pm

Kashmir has seen back-to-back lockdowns - first when the Central government revoked Article 370 of the Constitution, followed by the shutdown to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Iran's musicians reach new audiences with rooftop performances during lockdown

April 19, 2020 3:26 pm

From playing traditional Iranian instruments like Kamancheh to drums, these Iranian musicians have made their rooftops a place to be as they self isolate during Iran's lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic.