Tamil Nadu to observe complete lockdown on January 23 amid Covid-19 spike

Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin urged people to abide by the directives of the government on the 'lockdown day' and avoid unnecessary travel. 

Jan 21, 2022, 22:26 PM IST

Badhir News: No intention to impose lockdown in Delhi, says Satyendra Jain

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Jan 13, 2022, 16:58 PM IST

Complete lockdown in Tamil Nadu on January 16, check new COVID-19 guidelines here

The new rules, over and above the existing restrictions, will be in force till January 31.

Jan 11, 2022, 12:30 PM IST

Lockdown in Maharashtra only if…: Health department lays down rules amid COVID spike

The health department said that the current spike in coronavirus cases is expected to peak in mid-February and subside by mid-March.

Jan 06, 2022, 15:50 PM IST

Tamil Nadu announces new COVID-19 curbs: Night curfew from Thursday, lockdown on Sundays

Even public transport would not be functioning during Sunday lockdowns in Tamil Nadu. 

Jan 05, 2022, 16:56 PM IST

Two Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorists killed in encounter in J&K's Kulgam

Inspector-General of Police Kashmir Vijay Kumar said the slain duo were locals and affiliated with the LeT. He said they were involved in several terror crimes. 

Jan 04, 2022, 14:25 PM IST

'Lockdown in Mumbai if...': City Mayor Kishori Pednekar warns amid spike in COVID-19 cases

Mumbai reported 8,082 COVID-19 cases on Monday, the highest daily count since April 18, 2021.

Jan 04, 2022, 14:13 PM IST

Lockdown last option, says Chhattisgarh CM Bhupesh Baghel amid rising cases of COVID-19

"Coronavirus cases are rising rapidly and it seems the third wave of infections is approaching," the CM said.

Jan 04, 2022, 08:57 AM IST

Mumbai shuts schools for class 1-9 and 11th amid Covid surge

School for classes 10 and 12 will continue to function.

Jan 03, 2022, 16:30 PM IST

Huge negligence regarding Corona rules

Again, huge negligence is being seen regarding Corona rules. On the occasion of New Year, people were seen partying in Delhi, Mumbai, and different parts of the country without worrying about Corona.

Jan 02, 2022, 12:10 PM IST

Lockdown in West Bengal? Mamata Banerjee govt to announce new COVID curbs today

According to a senior official of the state government, though the daily rate of infection is high, it is not alarming. "There is no pressure on the hospitals and there is no report of Oxygen shortage in the state. Naturally, the government is trying to keep a close watch on the development and will impose restrictions when needed," the official said.

Jan 02, 2022, 09:12 AM IST

Omicron spreading fast, set up makeshift hospitals, constitute special teams: Centre warns states, UTs

In a letter written to all chief secretaries, Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan said it is imperative to re-emphasise the significance of timely and swift upgradation of health infrastructure in all states and UTs.

Jan 02, 2022, 08:02 AM IST

Lockdown in Maharashtra soon? State minister answers amid increasing Omicron cases

Maharashtra, the worst coronavirus-hit state in India, reported 8,067 fresh coronavirus infections on Friday. 

Jan 01, 2022, 07:52 AM IST

DNA: Coronavirus - Is India heading towards another lockdown?

New cases of coronavirus in India have increased by 40 percent in the last 24 hours. Now the question is whether the third wave of COVID-19 is about to spread in India? And will this third wave be as dangerous as the first and second?

Dec 30, 2021, 23:10 PM IST

Fresh lockdown to be imposed in Maharashtra if Oxygen demand touches 800MT

The announcement comes after the state witnessed a surge in daily cases with 1485 new infections reported on Saturday (December 25) along with 2 fresh cases of Omicron.

Dec 25, 2021, 20:59 PM IST

Are young people drinking less than their parents' generation? Here's what study reveals

Researchers conducted interview-based studies with young people in a range of countries and identified four main reasons.

Dec 24, 2021, 12:05 PM IST

Lockdown in China: Tight curbs imposed for 13 million residents in Xian due to rising COVID-19 cases

The Chinese city of Xian has imposed tight curbs on outbound travel and commuting within the city, putting its 13 million residents in a lockdown as a new COVID-19 outbreak sees community cases tick higher.

Dec 24, 2021, 08:40 AM IST

No lockdown, Germany clamps down on New Year's parties to curb Omicron

Among the new rules are limiting private gatherings to 10 people, closing nightclubs nationwide and having large events like soccer matches held without an in-person audience. 

Dec 22, 2021, 06:20 AM IST

PM Narendra Modi to visit Goa today, Netherlands to impose lockdown due to Omicron, here's top news headlines

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Dec 19, 2021, 07:46 AM IST

Netherlands to go into strict Christmas lockdown to contain Omicron COVID-19 variant

"The Netherlands is again shutting down. That is unavoidable because of the fifth wave that is coming at us with the Omicron variant," Prime Minister Mark Rutte said.

Dec 19, 2021, 06:28 AM IST