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Will the COVID-19 lockdowns push human trafficking survivors back into the traffickers' den?

While a major section of the lower-income group is stuck in a debt trap due to the pandemic and the lockdown and its effects, the threat on these survivors is high

Published on 30th July 2021
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Karnataka colleges gear up to welcome students as restrictions ease

The college managements are also advising students to bring their own water bottles and not to share food with others

Published on 24th July 2021
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Give full refund in case admission is cancelled, lockdowns have been difficult for parents: UGC tells universities

The guidelines that were released by the regulator on Saturday require universities to complete the first-year admission process by no later than September 30

Published on 17th July 2021
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One in 10 women in India ran out of food during the lockdown, finds a new report

The pandemic exacerbated women's nutritional challenges, as an additional 3.2 crore reported being worried about food sufficiency in their households

Published on 5th July 2021
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With COVID restrictions relaxed, life is almost normal in Tamil Nadu

The months of May and June saw a surge in coronavirus infections after the Assembly polls in April this year and the DMK government imposed the lockdown

Published on 5th July 2021
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Almost 30K kids in Karnataka were promoted without knowing the alphabets amid lockdown

In fact, the pandemic surfaced in March-April last year just ahead of the 2020-21 academic year and left the education department in a disarray to conduct offline or physical classes across the State

Published on 3rd July 2021
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Dhaai Peher: How five Jamia students recreated Punjab from the 90s on campus to shoot a film during lockdown

The film Dhaai Peher is based on a story that is set in Punjab in the 1990s. The location was recreated inside the Jamia campus

Published on 29th June 2021
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Here's how these Chennaiites served over 30K meals to the needy around the city during lockdown

The team raised funds through Google Pay and with the help of their social media platforms to raise money to cook and serve meals to the underprivileged around the city

Published on 29th June 2021
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Centre asks states to ensure lockdown opening up is 'carefully calibrated', no crowding in markets

In a communication to all states and Union Territories (UTs), Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla also said that vaccination against COVID-19, in the present scenario, is critical to break the chain

Published on 19th June 2021
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How COVID-19 affected the elderly: IIT Madras study finds out the adverse impact of lockdowns

The research calls for greater investment from the government in public healthcare so that the effects of the pandemic on the elderly are mitigated

Published on 14th June 2021
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Carelessly disposed face masks cause worry for TN sanitation workers

In the commercial districts across several cities, the sanitation workers have to clear the face masks which have been thrown away mindlessly

Published on 14th June 2021
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Salons, tea shops, parks open in Chennai as part of COVID lockdown relaxations in Tamil Nadu

The government has provided additional relaxations in 27 districts, while the 11 districts with a high infection rate will only have limited relaxations

Published on 14th June 2021
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Puducherry extends lockdown till June 14: Here's what is open and what's not

Puducherry currently witnesses a downward trend in the number of new COVID cases and related fatalities

Published on 8th June 2021
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Delhi HC refuses to stay order allowing Pvt schools to charge annual, development fees after lockdown in 2020

The Delhi government and the students have contended that the single judge's decision was based on incorrect facts and law

Published on 7th June 2021
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With active caseload coming down, Delhi government likely to announce further lockdown relaxations 

The city recorded 523 fresh COVID-19 cases and 50 fatalities on Friday, while the positivity rate stood at 0.68 per cent, according to Delhi government data

Published on 5th June 2021

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