Vilnius | By Reuters | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 01:45 PM IST
Mannequins dressed in clown hats and couture frocks have taken up seats in restaurants in Lithuania’s capital, to coax real customers back after the coronavirus lockdown and help them out with social distancing.
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 01:40 PM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Murali Krishnan | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 04:41 PM IST
A bench headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde remarked that there should be no distinction between international and domestic flights when it comes to adherence to social distancing norms.
Hindustan Times | By Akshay Kaushal
UPDATED ON MAY 25, 2020 05:59 PM IST
Eateries and bars are coming up with novel ideas to ensure that guests stay away from each other.
Hindustan Times | By Simran Mangharam
UPDATED ON MAY 27, 2020 08:09 PM IST
In the good old days, you could swipe, chat, meet over a drink and get lucky. At a time where people are scared to meet their loved ones and friends, getting intimate with a stranger is too risky.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 23, 2020 05:52 PM IST
The Metro services will remain shut till the end of this month.
New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Meenakshi Ray
UPDATED ON MAY 20, 2020 12:37 PM IST
Delhi’s transport minister Kailash Gahlot says that the department is taking all the necessary precautions of social-distancing norms and safety measures like use of sanitisers and masks to check the spread of Covid-19.
Washington D.C. [USA] | By Asian News International | Posted by Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2020 06:21 PM IST
Social distancing guidance could be more effective if adolescents are allowed to develop and deliver their own campaigns, focused on changing peer attitudes around the importance of social distancing.
By Dr Anuneet Sabharwal
UPDATED ON MAY 13, 2020 11:38 AM IST
Mental health experts are warning that this quarantine can result in individuals to experience negative emotions that directly harm mental health. This psychological effect could have prolonged effects if such measures are in place for long.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anisha Dutta | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 09:35 PM IST
Those travelling are also encouraged to carry their own food, download the Aarogya Setu App for tracking their health parameters and observe social distancing both at the station and on trains, the guidelines said.
New York | By Indo Asian News Service| Posted by Kabir Bhandari
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 06:13 PM IST
Researchers have uncovered fresh evidence about the importance of maintaining physical distance to minimise the spread of microbes among individuals.
Hindustan Times, Hyderabad | By Srinivasa Rao Apparasu | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 11, 2020 03:04 PM IST
Around 200 and 300 policemen and a rapid action force was deployed for preventing untoward incidents. Commercial establishments remained closed on Monday.
Social distancing guide: Bord for En in Sweden is opening its ‘Table for One’, a Covid-19 safe restaurant. Here’s all you need to know
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Saumya Sharma
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2020 03:23 PM IST
As many restaurants and other recreational spaces have had to pull the shutters down and reassess their business and what they offer to their customers in the era of the coronavirus pandemic, a new dining experience from a couple in Sweden eggs you to look within and learn to enjoy your own company first.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sohini Sarkar
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 07:32 PM IST
Sanitisers are an essential component in the fight against the deadly coronavirus infection and are used as a disinfectant to prevent the spread of the disease.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 05:09 PM IST
Opening of transport and highways will go a long way in instilling confidence among the public, said the minister, adding that public transport may open soon with some guidelines.
Survey reveals over 50% urban Indians maintain social distancing even at home, sleep and eat separately
industan Times, New Delhi | By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Sparshita Saxena
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 12:32 PM IST
The survey, conducted in collaboration with experts at Imperial College London, has found that “a large majority of urban Indians (90%) are practising social distancing amid the coronavirus crisis.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Poulomi Banerjee
UPDATED ON MAY 06, 2020 08:40 AM IST
Travel and food writer Ayandrali Dutta had been checking in on her elderly neighbours even before the lockdown, and has realised that the concern and care work both ways.
Hindustan Times, Bhopal | By Ranjan | Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 10:04 PM IST
Thousands of labourers have gathered at Johariya village in Datia district on MP-UP border as Uttar Pradesh closed its borders to disallow movement of people.
New York | By Associated Press | Posted by: Prashasti Singh
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 06:24 AM IST
Bystander video showed the plainclothes officer, who was not wearing a protective face mask, slapping 33-year-old Donni Wright in the face, punching him in the shoulder and dragging him to a sidewalk after leveling him in a crosswalk in Manhattan’s East Village.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Anisha Dutta
UPDATED ON MAY 04, 2020 01:47 AM IST
One such SOP, released by the Airports Authority of India recently, suggests that flights are likely to resume at close to a third of their usual capacity, and airport terminals will open with only a few outlets for food and beverages.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sanya Budhiraja
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2020 02:25 PM IST
This New York couple said ‘I do’ in a COVID-19 safe and social-distance friendly ceremony, proving that love always wins.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2020 06:49 PM IST
“Animals can teach us many vital lessons,” Kiren Rijiju tweeted.
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shalaka Shinde
UPDATED ON APR 29, 2020 04:45 PM IST
The special police officers (SPOs) appointed by the Pune police are providing support to people living in slums
Hindustan Times, Bhubaneswar | By Debabrata Mohanty
UPDATED ON APR 28, 2020 09:39 PM IST
About 6 lakh migrant workers of Odisha have registered with the state government portal for staying in official quarantine after their return.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Sagar Pillai
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 05:29 PM IST
Kishori Pednekar, a former nurse, mingled with the hospital’s nursing staff and enquired about the difficulties they are facing while dealing with the pandemic.
Hindustan Times, Mumbai | By Jayprakash S Naidu
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 03:09 PM IST
Coronavirus outbreak: Goregaon Police said the woman, who co-owns a start-up, complimented the social activist who uploaded the video, ‘Social distancing a Myth in Slums’.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Sunetra Choudhury
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2020 04:21 PM IST
Modi said areas that are hard hit by the disease will also suffer the maximum impact on the economy front. The Prime Minister said with the restarting of conditional and limited economic activities from April 20, India’s challenges have increased too.
Hindustan Times, Agartala | By Priyanka Deb Barman
PUBLISHED ON APR 26, 2020 08:33 PM IST
Started as a mechanic more than ten years ago, Partha Saha, 39, became a technical instructor and then he become a full-time YouTuber in 2018.
Lisbon | By Reuters
UPDATED ON APR 25, 2020 01:33 PM IST
Though the meerkats and other 2,000 animals at the Lisbon zoo are missing the normal attention from crowds of visitors now stuck at home due to the coronavirus lockdown, keepers are doing their best to provide company and nurture.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 24, 2020 08:36 PM IST
Panchayats, along with the women-run Self-Help Groups, have provided key support to the government outreach in vast belts of rural India.