Farmers should maintain social distancing, take precaution while harvesting crops: ICAR
As rabi harvesting likely to pick up in the coming days, the government's agri-research body ICAR on Saturday asked farmers to follow social distancing and safety precaution while handling farm machines and labour in the field.
Social in nature, wanderer by habit
These birds are part of the Lapwing genus Vanellus, which diverged from all other species of birds 28 mil...
Infosys sacks employee who encouraged others to spread coronavirus on social media
On Thursday, there was social media outrage after the employee, a senior architect at Infosys, had put a post that promoted spreading the virus. Infosys had said it had begun a probe.
Social distancing slowing Covid-19: NY Governor
In his daily update on efforts to contain the deadly pandemic, Cuomo said on Wednesday that projection rates suggested hospitalisations were increasing at a slower rate than before. “The arrows are headed in the right direction,” he told reporters.
Life in a Coronavirus lockdown at 153 Lajpat Nagar
While groceries were among the list of essential goods we scrambled to get in the run-up to the portentous Sunday curfew, I forgot, like the government, to add Whisper to that.
Bengaluru South MP shifts part of KR Market to National College Grounds, Basavanagudi for better social distancing
Bengaluru South MP Tejasvi Surya inspected the KR Market on Friday morning along with Chickpet MLA Uday Garudachar and senior police officials and found the social distancing measures were inadequate. He requested the police and the BBMP officials to lift the burden off KR Market by starting operations of the market at the National College Grounds.
Deeply concerned with 'inappropriate' social media post on coronavirus; probing the matter: Infosys
Infosys on Thursday said it is deeply concerned with an "inappropriate post" on social media related to the coronavirus outbreak being attributed to a company employee, and vowed to take necessary action based on its investigation.
Watch: People in Gujarat practice social distancing
Gujarat: People in Mundra practice social distancing amidst 21 day lockdown, visuals from outside a grocery store.Watch: People in Gujarat p...
Coronavirus Pandemic: Healthcare professionals take to social media to express their despair
Highlight lack of protective gear and harassment they are facing amid pandemic
Like PM, many top ministers to take work from home and social distancing
Nearly all top ministers are working with reduced staff strength, with most officials, especially those above 50 years of age, not being asked to come to work as per the Department of Personnel and Training’s rotational workforce .
Married in the nick of time: When Medusa Beverages boss postponed his wedding party to observe Janata Curfew
Avneet Singh opted for an intimate Gurudwara ceremony instead.
Covid-19 Impact: Social media activity in the country grew 50X in early March, says Nielsen
With limited activity out of home, Indians are reportedly reading, contributing and influencing on social media. According to Nielsen, the total volume of Covid-19 related conversations reached 22.3 million on March 24 in the country.
Coronavirus: Engineering student develops pendant to ensure social distancing
Prabin Kumar Das of Lovely Professional University (LPU) has developed a device named 'kawach' (shield) which vibrates and glows in case someone breaches the user's safe space of one metre. The device which can be worn as a pendant comes equipped with a 'hand wash reminder' feature that beeps every 30 minutes to remind the user to wash his/her hands.
Social distancing: Circles, squares drawn outside Maharashtra shops
Inspired by photos outside a mall in China where the management drew circles on the floor to maintain social distancing to curb coronavirus spread, people in parts of Maharashtra have started implementing the same.
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