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Maharashtra: All religious places allowed to reopen from November 16

14 Nov 2020

Maharashtra: All religious places allowed to reopen from November 16

Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray-led Maharashtra Government on Saturday announced that all places of religious worship in the state would be allowed to reopen for devotees from November 16.

50% occupancy, staggered show-timings: SOPs for re-opening cinema halls released

06 Oct 2020

50% occupancy, staggered show-timings: SOPs for re-opening cinema halls released

Shut since March as a part of coronavirus-linked restrictions, cinema halls across India will re-open from October 15. And, on Tuesday, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar released Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the same.

Schools can reopen from September-21, Centre releases dos and dont's

09 Sep 2020

Schools can reopen from September-21, Centre releases dos and dont's

Months after they were shut in view of the coronavirus pandemic, schools have been allowed to open from September 21, only on a voluntary basis, by the Centre on Tuesday.

Coronavirus: India adds 4 lakh cases in just 39 days

27 Jun 2020

Coronavirus: India adds 4 lakh cases in just 39 days

Till mid-May, India had reported a little over 1 lakh COVID-19 cases. The tally has now surpassed 5 lakh, i.e., in just a period of 39 days, India has added 4 lakh cases.

Amazon is using AI to help employees maintain social distance

16 Jun 2020

Amazon is using AI to help employees maintain social distance

Ever since the coronavirus crisis began, Amazon has been facing criticism over its disappointing efforts to protect employees, particularly those working in the warehouse.

MP Minister seen violating social distancing norms in video

14 Jun 2020

MP Minister seen violating social distancing norms in video

Madhya Pradesh Cabinet Minister Govind Singh Rajput has stirred a controversy after he was seen violating social distancing norms in Rahatgarh town. Rajput was seen addressing a huge crowd in a hall.

Apple patents technology to take group selfies when being socially-distant

08 Jun 2020

Apple patents technology to take group selfies when being socially-distant

Apple has patented software technology to let people take group selfies even when they are socially distant from each other.

MP: Crowd gathers to welcome monk; social distancing norms violated

13 May 2020

MP: Crowd gathers to welcome monk; social distancing norms violated

Guidelines for social distancing went for a toss at a town in Madhya Pradesh's Sagar district on Monday as a crowd gathered to welcome a monk.

Brains behind 'OITNB' bring remotely-produced 'Social Distance' show

29 Apr 2020

Brains behind 'OITNB' bring remotely-produced 'Social Distance' show

Of course, productions remain shuttered and people around the world are confined to their homes, but clearly, that is not a good enough reason for Netflix to take a break.

Amid the pandemic, Netflix adds 16 million new subscribers

22 Apr 2020

Amid the pandemic, Netflix adds 16 million new subscribers

Even as the coronavirus crisis continues to wreak havoc and most businesses remain halted around the world, there is one service that is literally striving — online video streaming.

A different birthday celebration for twin brothers Raghu and Rajiv

15 Apr 2020

A different birthday celebration for twin brothers Raghu and Rajiv

Twin brothers Raghu and Rajiv have been separated.