Universities’ helplines face students' anxieties due to uncertainty, lifestyle changes

Universities’ helplines face students' anxieties due to uncertainty, lifestyle changes

Thursday, 09 April 2020 | PTI | New Delhi

From uncertainties pertaining to the lockdown to career-related anxiety and symptoms of depression due to being away from home, helplines and counselling services being run online by various universities are dealing with the psychological concerns of students during the coronavirus pandemic.  Earlier this week, the University Grants Commission (UGC) directed all...

Extend lockdown till April 30: CAIT to PM

Thursday, 09 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, urging to extend lockdown period till  April 30 in view of current troubled time of coronavirus. The CAIT said that prompted by the motto "Nation before Self", the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has undertaken a...

CM, MPs discuss ways to fight Covid

Thursday, 09 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Concerned over sporadic cases of coronavirus, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday held a meeting with Member of Parliaments from Delhi to discuss measures to contain the COVID-19 spread in the national Capital. Interacting with the MPs via video conferencing, Kejriwal and said "we all will have to fight it...

Rlys plans to make 1K low-cost PPE per day after DRDO nod

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

Indian Railways has taken up the in-house production of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) type overall on a mission mode. An overall produced by Jagadhari workshop was recently cleared by ‘Defence Research and Development Organisation’ (DRDO) laboratory, authorised for the purpose. Approved design and material will now be used for making this...

Two held for supplying liquor amid lockdown

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

As Delhi is facing complete lockdown in view of Covid-19, the Delhi Police has arrested two bootleggers and recovered 884 quarters of illicit liquor from their possession. The duo has been identified as, Bablu (25) and Monu (21), both resident of Vikas Nagar, Delhi. According to Sharat Kumar Sinha, the Deputy Commissioner...

NDMC deploys 7 DTC buses for its employees

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) has arranged seven Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) buses to pick its employees deployed on essential services from their residence to office during lockdown period. A senior NDMC official said that these buses will be run on 8th and 9th April on specified routes on trail basis....

G’gram admin feeds 1.72L workers each day

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 | Parvesh Sharma | Gurugram

The Gurugram district administration is providing lunch and dinner to around 1.72 lakh migrant workers every day amid the Covid-19 lockdown. Officials of the administration also claimed that around 77 relief centres or shelter homes are being run by the administration for migrant workers or other poor families so that no...

Markaz, adjoining areas in Nizamuddin sanitised

Wednesday, 08 April 2020 | Staff Reporter | NEW DELHI

South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Tuesday sanitised Markaz building in Nizamuddin and its surrounding areas with 1 per cent sodium hypochlorite. A senior SDMC official said that a mass sanitisation and disinfection drive carried out at Nizamuddin west and adjoining areas. “A team of public health department visited the area...

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