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  • Authorities gear up for Dashami immersion; steps taken to prevent covid, pollution

    Authorities gear up for Dashami immersion; steps taken to prevent covid, pollution

    As a measure to combat pollution, Syama Prasad Mookerjee Port, Kolkata will assist in the removal of idols after immersion from Baje Kadamtola Ghat (Babu Ghat) and Judges Ghat. The port authorities said suitable arrangements have been made at the ghats through contractors by deploying pontoon mounted cranes, stationing three mechanized boats at each ghat.

    October 15, 2021
  • Annual puja carnival cancelled, cultural events disallowed: Govt

    Annual puja carnival cancelled, cultural events disallowed: Govt

    According to the guidelines, the pandals have to be spacious and kept open from all sides for proper ventilation, hand sanitisers will have to be mandatorily placed at the vicinity of the pandals and wearing face masks will be binding.

    October 6, 2021
  • Most Maha schools set to reopen on Oct 4 – with restrictions

    Most Maha schools set to reopen on Oct 4 – with restrictions

    All schools will prepare an isolation centre to handle any student who is detected Covid-19 positive, full vaccination is compulsory for all teaching as well as the non-teaching staff, and all protocols shall be stringently followed during the school hours.

    September 24, 2021
  • Follow Covid protocol, Puja organisers told

    Follow Covid protocol, Puja organisers told

    Mr Sharma said they were planning to unveil a mobile application so that people can get access to locations of the pandals, local police stations, police assistance booths, hospitals and nursing homes. "It will have an SOS option, which will connect people directly with the police control room,"

    September 22, 2021
  • After video goes viral, vehicles now to be checked on Goa-Maha border

    After video goes viral, vehicles now to be checked on Goa-Maha border

    Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has repeatedly said that the state needs to be on alert in the wake of an increase in Covid cases in Maharashtra and Kerala.

    September 15, 2021
  • Will follow health norms, shun pomp: Puja organisers

    Will follow health norms, shun pomp: Puja organisers

    "Our preparations are going on in full swing… People in this city would have felt disheartened had there been no celebration. All puja committee members have decided to shun pomp and show. They will, however, make an aesthetic presentation, in line with our culture and tradition,"

    September 11, 2021
  • Will Covid protocols dampen puja fervour this year too?

    Will Covid protocols dampen puja fervour this year too?

    Pujo comes at that time of the year when the delicate aroma of shiuli begins to waft in the air, the tremulous 'Kash phools' quiver in the autumnal wind, and the din of newness and preparation dilates the city. Unfortunately, these whiffs and aromas will have to be capped by the mask and violated by the sanitiser even this year.

    September 8, 2021
  • All set for an explosive new session of Kerala Assembly

    All set for an explosive new session of Kerala Assembly

    "The session would comply with all Covid protocols and members who have not taken the vaccine jabs will be provided, besides facilities would be there to do RT-PCR and Antigen tests," said Rajesh.

    July 20, 2021
  • MP announces new guidelines to unlock state

    MP announces new guidelines to unlock state

    All types of shops, commercial establishments, private offices, shopping malls, gyms can open till their stipulated time. Cinema halls and theaters can operate up to the limit of 50 per cent of the total capacity. Apart from this, medium, small and micro industries (MSME) will be allowed to work at their full capacity and construction activities can go on without any restrictions.

    July 15, 2021
  • The real face of Vijayan re-surfaces, says Congress

    The real face of Vijayan re-surfaces, says Congress

    State Congress president K. Sudhakaran said Vijayan's true colours have come out and his language smacks of arrogance.

    July 14, 2021
  • Second wave not over, need to follow Covid protocols: Centre

    Second wave not over, need to follow Covid protocols: Centre

    "More than half of the total cases in the country are primarily reported from two states - Maharashtra and Kerala and spread of infection concentrated in a limited geography"

    July 9, 2021
  • Mamata to address Shahid Divas virtually

    Mamata to address Shahid Divas virtually

    She said, “Every year, 21 July is a solemn occasion for us to remember our 13 brave-hearts who were brutally killed in a politically orchestrated violence back in 1993. We take this occasion every year to pay our respects for their heroic sacrifice."

    July 7, 2021
  • Crack down on those violating Covid-protocols, says poll panel

    Crack down on those violating Covid-protocols, says poll panel

    According to data available with the CEO's office as many as 89 show cause notices had been served on erring leaders of various political parties responsible for organising meetings throwing Covid norms imposing a limit of 500 people at such meetings to the winds.

    April 25, 2021
  • 100-bed Covid ward set up at super speciality hospital

    100-bed Covid ward set up at super speciality hospital

    Arambagh SDO Nripen Singh said, last year a private nursing home-Blue view nursing home-served as a Covid hospital.

    April 23, 2021
  • 6 states show Covid surge; India’s total cases touch 1.11 crore

    6 states show Covid surge; India’s total cases touch 1.11 crore

    India’s total number of active Covid-19 cases was recorded at1,68,627, comprising 1.52 per cent of the total infections, the ministry said highlighting five states that account for 84 per cent of the total active cases in the country.

    March 2, 2021
  • Voters will be given gloves in booths: CEO

    Voters will be given gloves in booths: CEO

    The total number of voters as per the final electoral roll are 7,32,94,980 out of which there are 3,73,66,306 male voters and 3,59,27,084 female voters and 1,590 third gender voters.

    February 27, 2021
  • Sabarimala temple in Kerala re-opens for public today under strict Covid protocols

    Sabarimala temple in Kerala re-opens for public today under strict Covid protocols

    According to the reports, as many as 246 people have booked through the virtual queue system for darshan today.

    October 17, 2020