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  • India

    'We may be tired but the virus is not': Centre underlines need for strict adherence to COVID appropriate behaviour

    New Delhi | Jagran News Desk: Underlining the need to strictly follow COVID appropriate behaviour, the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that 'we may have been tired, but the virus is not', adding that looking from a global perspective, the COVID-19 pandemic is far from over'. Addressing a press briefing, Joint...

    • 13 hrs ago
  • Current Affairs

    Delhi Unlock: Government permits metro to function at 100%, cinemas to reopen with 50% capacity

    Delhi Unlock Guidelines: Kejriwal Government has allowed the theatres, spas, and cinemas to reopen with 50% occupancy from July 26, 2021. Metro services in the city are also allowed to operate with a 100% seating capacity. The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDMA), as part of Unlock-8, has also permitted the buses including the cluster and DTC...

    • yesterday
  • National

    Delhi Unlock: Metro Trains Start Running With 100% Seating Capacity; Check Guidelines

    A day after the Delhi government revised unlock guidelines and permitted 100 per cent seating capacity in the metro, the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) today clarified that only 50 passengers will be allowed in a coach. Further, no standing travel will be permitted in the metro as new guidelines come into force from today. It also said that there is still...

    • 2 days ago
  • Breaking News

    Delhi COVID unlock: Here's what's open, what's closed, check latest guidelines

    New Delhi: As Delhi releases a new set of guidelines announcing several COVID-19 relaxations amid a drop in number of coronavirus cases and deaths. The Delhi Disaster Management Authority (DDA) on July 24 issued latest relaxations measures which will come to effect from July 26 (Monday). The DDA in its order stated that the list of activities that are prohibited will...

    • 3 days ago
  • Top News

    'Any future waves will be controlled and delayed if more people get vaccinated and follow COVID-appropriate behaviour effectively'

    In a recent interview, Dr NK Arora, co-chair, Indian SARS-CoV-2 Genomics Consortium (INSACOG) elaborates about the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for testing and follow-up on variants, what makes the Delta variant so transmissible, how genomic surveillance can help contain its spread and reemphasises on the...

    • a week ago
  • Breaking

    Nagaland to punish non vaccinated govt staff found without Covid-19 certificate

    The Nagaland government has asked staff at the state civil secretariat and directorates to get vaccinated or produce a Covid-19 negative test report every 15 days, failing which their salaries will be stopped beyond July 31 and they will be sent on unpaid forced leave. 'The administrative head of departments/head of departments shall enforce the directive, and submit...

    • a week ago
  • India

    Travelling to Shimla? Check these new guidelines

    New Delhi: Amid growing crowds at hill stations and threat of possible third COVID-19 wave looming large, the Shimla District administration on Saturday (July 17) decided to put a cap on the number of people visiting the Himachal Pradesh city. The officials have also taken a call on controlling crowds in Shimla. The new restrictions include that no one will be allowed to sit on ShimlaÂ’s Ridge...

    • a week ago
  • Featured Stories

    Raj govt suspends all religious processions, see new guidelines

    Jaipur, July 17 The Rajasthan government has suspended all religious processions including the taking out of the holy Kavad yatra which is being organised in Shravan month in different states of India. The government has alsoe banned gatherings in the wake of religious festivals lined up in this month. The directions have been given in the wake of COVID third wave warning which is...

    • 2 weeks ago
  • National

    Union Health Secretary writes to States, reiterates need to focus on adherence of COVID appropriate behaviour

    New Delhi [India], July 15 (ANI): Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan on Thursday wrote to all States/Union Territories (UTs) and reiterated the need for focus on 'Test-Track-Treat-Vaccinate' and adherence to COVID appropriate behaviour strategy in view of relaxations in curbs by States/UTs. In a letter, Bhushan wrote,...

    • 2 weeks ago
  • Cities

    MP announces new guidelines to unlock state

    As the Covid-19 cases continue to decline in Madhya Pradesh, more unlock measures have been announced. As per the new guidelines announced by the state government, not more than six people will be allowed to worship at a time at religious places. Public gathering at all social, political, sports, entertainment, cultural, religious events, fairs etc will remain prohibited. So far as opening of schools...

    • 2 weeks ago