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Thursday, May 26, 2022



Life in the lockdown

May 09, 2022 4:26 am

On the occasion of its 54th Foundation Day of the museum, Government Museum and Art Gallery has organised Lockdown Diaries, an exhibition of serigraphy prints of 80 Indian artists.

Taiwan calls China's COVID lockdowns 'cruel', says won't follow its steps

May 01, 2022 10:31 am

Having controlled the pandemic with tough border controls and quarantines, Taiwan has been dealing with a surge in domestic infections since the start of this year, with some 75,000 infections driven by the Omicron variant.

Lockdowns doubled your risk of mental health symptoms

April 23, 2022 3:07 pm

During the almost two years of on-again off-again COVID lockdowns, we heard lots of concern from many different corners about the mental health effects of forcing people to stay home and keep away from friends and family.

Shanghai targets lockdown turning point by Wednesday

April 17, 2022 12:04 pm

The target will require officials to accelerate COVID testing and the transfer of positive cases to quarantine centres, according to a speech by a local Communist Party official dated Saturday, a copy of which was seen by Reuters.

‘Totally inhumane’: Child separations feed anger in a locked-down Shanghai

April 03, 2022 2:41 pm

The fury and concern of parents over what might become of their children if they fall sick is the latest in a series of crises faced by Shanghai officials, who are in the middle of a staggered lockdown to facilitate mass testing in the city.

A look back at Covid-19 lockdowns across the world around this time

March 27, 2022 12:37 pm

Several countries imposed lockdowns across the world in the last two years around this time with rising cases of Covid-19.

The pandemic's income inequality surprise

March 22, 2022 9:01 am

Anup Malani, Arpit Gupta, Bartek Woda write: As social mobility rose, income inequality fell below pre-pandemic level.

Tamil Nadu Covid-19 restrictions: Schools, colleges to reopen from February 1, no night curfew from today

January 29, 2022 11:23 am

🔴 Tamil Nadu, Chennai Lockdown News: The government has also withdrawn the complete lockdown on January 30 (Sunday).

London police investigating Downing Street lockdown parties

January 25, 2022 4:10 pm

London police say they are now investigating Downing Street parties during lockdown

Tamil Nadu: Night curfew from Jan 6, complete shutdown on Sundays amid Covid surge

January 09, 2022 6:48 am

🔴 As per the latest order issued, all commercial entities, malls, shops, and restaurants won’t be allowed to operate beyond the permitted time.


Amid covid-19 surge, Maharashtra mulls another lockdown

March 30, 2021 9:24 am

While Maharashtra has not yet announced a lockdown, some streets of Mumbai wore a deserted look on Monday as certain markets as well as the Juhu beach was shut down.

In pictures: Srinagar's skilled coppersmiths make post-lockdown recovery amid pandemic

March 10, 2021 10:32 am

The clanking of utensils in Downtown Srinagar is symbolic of the dexterity of a community of coppersmiths that has been crafting products for years now.

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.