Coronavirus Covid - 19 updates

Opinion

Strategic stalemate

Friday, 29 May 2020

Labour woes

Friday, 29 May 2020

The cost of care

Friday, 29 May 2020

No silver in this playbook

Thursday, 28 May 2020

Trouble for Uddhav

Thursday, 28 May 2020
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Analysis

Disastrous decade for data

Friday, 29 May 2020

Saving lives and livelihoods

Friday, 29 May 2020

A pandemic of domestic abuse

Friday, 29 May 2020

Just tame the dragon

Thursday, 28 May 2020

Pandemic and PDS

Thursday, 28 May 2020
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Entertainment

Hope we've moved closer towards breaking taboos on menstruation: Akshay on 'Padman'

Thursday, 28 May 2020

On the second-year anniversary of his hit film "Padman", superstar Akshay Kumar said he was glad to have pushed the envelope by doing the movie on menstrual hygiene. Directed by R Balki, "Padman" saw Akshay playing the role of Muruganantham, a social activist from Tamil Nadu, who revolutionised the concept of...

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Agenda

A cupful of health

Sunday, 24 May 2020

Chai: The Experience of Indian Tea is a journey into the heartlands of tea, across the length and breadth of India, offering a glimpse into...

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Post-Covid World Order projection

Sunday, 17 May 2020

The rising demand for independent investigation is the first step to address the lack of international accountability and transparency flowing from China, says Dr Ashutosh...

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EU down but not out in global order

Sunday, 24 May 2020

Covid-19 pandemic poses a new threat to European unity. Many of the members of the EU are mulling over self-imposed protectionist policies in regard to...

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Back to Gandhi

Sunday, 24 May 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has changed many things in the world most of which are going to stay. At least for a considerable period. Not only...

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Features

Little victory gardens

Friday, 29 May 2020

While most super foods are perceived to be exotic, expensive and difficult to find, this is not really true, says nutritionist Ishi Khosla Evolving consumer demands...

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Symptomless COVID-19 infection may be more prevalent than thought: Study

Thursday, 28 May 2020

, May 28 (PTI) The prevalence of 'silent' symptomless COVID-19 infection may be much higher than thought, according to a study which assessed cruise ship...

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Former PNG prime minister arrested over corruption charges

Sunday, 24 May 2020

The former prime minister of Papua New Guinea has been arrested and taken in for questioning over alleged misappropriation and corruption involving the purchase of...

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Mystery 2.0 at your doorstep

Sunday, 24 May 2020

Homecoming 2 7 episodes, Amazon Prime Original *ing: Janelle Monae, Chris Cooper & others Rating: 5.5/10 No, the American sweetheart is no longer in front of the camera...

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Talktime : ‘I regret not retaliating to verbal abuse’

Sunday, 24 May 2020

Piyush Mishra | He has many feathers to his hat. The do-it-all actor believes in keeping calm and focused. He speaks with Musba Hashmi about...

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Major issue of minors

Sunday, 24 May 2020

In the first 11 days of the lockdown due to COVID-19, the helpline for children in distress received 3.07 lakh calls of which 92,105 calls...

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Build your future

Wednesday, 27 May 2020

Civil engineering offers a promising career. Dr Arun Vikas Singh tells you how students can make it a lucrative option, considering the constant advancements in...

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Govt issues advisory to deal with locust attack

Friday, 29 May 2020 | Staff Reporter

In order to deal with possible locust attack, the Delhi Government has issued advisory asking authorities to spray insecticides and pesticides on crops, vegetation, gardens and orchards. Cabinet Minister Gopal Rai on Thursday said that in view of the increasing threat of locusts in north India, the agriculture department of the...

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Priest beheads man at temple in Cuttack dist

Friday, 29 May 2020 | PNS

A priest allegedly killed a man by beheading him at a temple near Bandhahuda under the Narasinghpur police station in Cuttack district on Wednesday night. Later, accused Sansari Ojha (72), priest of Brahmani Dei Temple, surrendered to police following the incident. Reports said an argument erupted between him and deceased Saroj Pradhan...

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Woman among 3 PLFI rebels killed in encounter in W Singhbhum

Friday, 29 May 2020 | PNS

In a fierce encounter, police and paramilitary forces killed three members of People's Liberation Front of India (PLFI) and injuring another at an encounter taken place in Tabo Valley under the same police station area in West Singhbhum district on Thursday morning. The police and paramilitary have recovered an AK47...

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1.52L students avail CM Medhavi Vidyarthi Yojana

Monday, 25 May 2020 | Staff Reporter

About 1.52 lakh students are on the verge of becoming doctors, engineers, lawyers, architects, business managers etc by availing the Mukhya Mantri Medhavi Vidyarthi Yojana launched in the academic session 2017-18 by Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan to remove the financial difficulties obstructing the education of meritorious students. The Government...

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Patient count touches 500 mark in Uttarakhand

Friday, 29 May 2020 | PNS

The migrants propelled curve representing the number of novel Coronavirus (Covid-19) affected patients in Uttarakhand hit the 500 figure mark on Thursday. On the day 31 new patients of the disease were detected by the state health department. In Tehri district, 10 new patients were reported while nine patients surfaced in...

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Naxal involved in Burkapal attack that killed 25 jawans surrenders

Friday, 29 May 2020 | Staff Reporter

nA hardcore Naxalite wanted in connection with multiple killings of security personnel surrendered in Chhattisgarh's insurgency-hit Dantewada district, after being dissatisfied with Maoist ideology, police said on Thursday. Pradeep alias Bheem Kunjam, a resident of Aranpur in the district, who was the Deputy Commander of a Maoist platoon number 24, has...

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1,438 new COVID-19 cases in Mumbai; 38 more patients die

Thursday, 28 May 2020 | PTI | Mumbai

The tally of COVID-19 cases in Mumbai crossed the 35,000-mark on Thursday with the addition of 1,438 new infections, while the death toll rose above 1,100, the city civic body said. According to the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC), with 1,438 new cases, the tally increased to 35,273. The death toll reached 1,135 after 38 more patients succumbed to the viral infection in the city, it said. The BMC said the number of recoveries rose to 9,817 after 763...

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Exotica

Woman on wheels: Riding her bicycle has allowed Hannah Kern to master the art of letting go.
Let them flutter, flap and float: Vice President of International Affairs, PETA, Poorva Joshipura's book, For a Moment of Taste, exposes the role of meat, egg and dairy industries in the health crises. By Chahak Mittal.
Dial for fine dining: As eating out becomes a no-no, hotels tap into food delivery to reach their patrons while ensuring their safety, says Saimi Sattar.
Touch me not: Saimi Sattar speaks to experts to understand what a visit to your beauty therapist would entail as social distancing becomes the norm.