Articles by Lockdown

‘India Headed For A Nutritional Health Emergency’

The problem is not just due the nationwide lockdown to stem the COVID-19 pandemic, but because of already existing diseases which are in abundance and emergency situation in our country, say doctors

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Photo Essay | Ahead Is Home, Behind Is Hunger

As millions in our cities locked themselves in, life for those who built our homes, our roads, or did our dirty chores has moved outdoors. They flee on foot, bicycles, hitch a ride on goods-laden trucks…And much before the break of dawn, with stars filling the sky, they stop—hungry, thirsty and tired—to rest under the shade of a tree or a school converted into a shelter for migrants.

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COVIDED! From Vishu To Bihu, Holi To Easter, Prayers And Fun On Hold

The famous Jagannath Rathyatra in Puri is uncertain and the marriage season has taken a beating due to the cruel coronavirus pandemic

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COVIDED! Trade Unions Smell A Fish As Centre On Verge Of Tweaking Labour Laws

By increasing working hours from eight to 12, states are violating international norms and the Centre may have other plans that may affect the labour class

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COVIDED! To Spit Or Not To Spit... What About Of Stopping Sale Of Gutkha, Pan Masala?

Under the law, a person can be fined up to Rs 1,000 or jailed for a maximum two years for spitting and spreading something as serious as COVID-19

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COVIDED! Education Left In The Lurch, Will Digital Classrooms Be The Way Forward?

Even practical-based subjects like agriculture are planning online classes as there is no guarantee on when the coronavirus pandemic will end

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The Longest Shot: Coronavirus Puts On Hold Shah Rukh Khan’s Triumphal Re-entry

Shah Rukh Khan has not signed any movie after his 2018 Christmas release 'Zero' flopped. The Bollywood Badshah is unlikely to release a movie this year due to the coronavirus pandemic

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COVIDED! Tears For Mango Growers, Alphonso Hardest Hit By Weather, Low Online Sales

The sale of mangoes has been blighted by the coronavirus pandemic. Lack of proper transportation and supply has impacted the trade of the quickly perishable fruit

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COVIDED! Why Rajinikanth's Political Relevance Suddenly Stands Diminished

Due to the lockdown forced by the coronavirus pandemic, Rajinikanth's foot-soldiers were left out of action as survival became a priority

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During COVID Times, Why Gold Will Revive Household Fortunes And Small Enterprises

Gold is looked upon as a critical barometer during uncertain times in the economy. It is also a good investment vehicle in the current scenario

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