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India’s jails are vastly overcrowded. Here are some ways to protect inmates from Covid-19 8.4.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
Prisons, women’s shelters and beggars’ homes need to kept in mind while framing policy.
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How a song taught kids to wash their hands! 4.4.2020 Rediff: GetAhead
'With running water our two hands play, In and out the colourful soap dances away! It bubbles and froths between our fingers Under our nails it cleans and lingers Then all the soap we wash away!'
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Preventive measures continue at Senapati 4.4.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Preventive measures continue at Senapati
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Covid-19 lockdown: Bihar migrants who fled cities face ostracism at home 3.4.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The stigma associated with the infection could prevent patients from seeking help.
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Even amid India’s stringent lockdown, forest officials are on duty to keep wildlife safe 1.4.2020 Scroll.in
They are patrolling forests round-the-clock at 100% capacity.
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Top news: J&K residents for over 15 years now eligible for domicile under new rule 1.4.2020 Scroll.in
The biggest stories of the day.
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'A matter of time that we will see cases everywhere' 31.3.2020 Rediff: News
In the times of coronavirus, what's the best way to disinfect your groceries and vegetables? Can flies carry Covid-19? Can steam inhalation or hot drinks protect you? People all over have been asking these questions in regards to fighting the deadly coronavirus. Dr Trupti Gilada, an infectious disease specialist, who practises at Prince Aly Khan Hospital and at Unison Medicare and Research Centre, both in south Mumbai, interacted with our readers on Monday and clarified many doubts pertaining to preventing contracting COVID-19. We present the chat transcript:
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Coronavirus: From conspiracy theories to community transmission, two Indian experts answer questions 30.3.2020 Scroll.in
Community transmission is taking place in India but there isn’t enough data to know the scale, they said.
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The coronavirus flight: How Indians helped Indians 29.3.2020 Rediff: News
Bureaucratic insensitivity gave way to compassion with the state administration, police and passersby joining forces to help the stream of Indians fleeing Delhi.
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Demand for tobacco ban in State 29.3.2020 The Assam Tribune
Demand for tobacco ban in State
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'Getting food is a major concern than coronavirus' 27.3.2020 Rediff: News
'All the hotels and restaurants from where I used to eat have been shut. I used to beg but now there is no one to give me alms too'
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Parts of Imphal disinfected 27.3.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Parts of Imphal disinfected
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COVID-19 NSUC urges public to stick to lockdown 27.3.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
COVID-19 NSUC urges public to stick to lockdown
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Guardians express unhappy over the unhygienic condition of quarantined center 27.3.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Guardians express unhappy over the unhygienic condition of quarantined center
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The dos and don’ts of sex in the time of social distancing 26.3.2020 Scroll.in
Think of hand washing as the new foreplay – do it before and after any sexual activity.
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Coronavirus: India can’t fight Covid-19 if millions don’t know anything about it 26.3.2020 Scroll.in
Too many government speeches and policies have stigmatised people infected with the virus.
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'How can there be social distancing in slums?' 24.3.2020 Rediff: News
About 9 million people in Mumbai live in areas where homes are hardly two metres apart. Vaihayasi Pande Daniel/Rediff.com reports on the lurking dangers in the city's slums in the times of the coronavirus.
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Meet the heroes on the medical frontlines of the Kerala district with most Covid-19 cases 23.3.2020 Scroll.in
Pathanamthitta district had 30% of the positive cases in the state, as of March 19.
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Delhi to be locked down from 6 am on Monday 23.3.2020 Rediff: News
Dairies, milk plants, grocery shops, chemists and petrol pumps, ATMs, e-commerce services of essential items like food and medicines will remain open, he said.
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Washing hands is key to containing coronavirus – but 2.2 billion people lack access to clean water 22.3.2020 Scroll.in
Countries must enact strong policy measures to provide access to water, sanitation and hygiene facilities facilities to their most vulnerable residents.
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