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To Help With The Shortage Of COVID-19 Beds In The Capital, Delhi's Taj Mansingh Hotel Is Now A Five-Star Coronavirus Quarantine Facility

To Help With The Shortage Of COVID-19 Beds In The Capital, Delhi's Taj Mansingh Hotel Is Now A Five-Star Coronavirus Quarantine Facility
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As per the government order, the Taj Man Singh hotel will have the responsibility of providing rooms and food to the COVID-19 patients and will also be in charge of the housekeeping duties
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In The Size Of 22 Football Fields, Delhi Gets The World’s Largest COVID-19 Care Facility, With Recyclable Beds

In The Size Of 22 Football Fields, Delhi Gets The World’s Largest COVID-19 Care Facility, With Recyclable Beds
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South Delhi’s Radha Soami Spiritual Centre in Chhatarpur which, according to the government, is area wise as large as over 22 football fields or 12,50,000 square feet, is being converted into the world’s largest COVID-19 care facility, with 10,000 beds
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Delayed Admissions And Lack Of Healthcare Workers, Doctors Talk About The Challenges Faced By Hospitals In Tackling COVID-19

Delayed Admissions And Lack Of Healthcare Workers, Doctors Talk About The Challenges Faced By Hospitals In Tackling COVID-19
Doctors working on the frontline of COVID-19 in the three worst-hit cities of India, Chennai, Mumbai and Delhi, talk to NDTV about some challenges being faced by the health sector
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COVID-19: Tamil Nadu Locks Down Major Districts As Situation Deteriorates, Should Other Hotspots Follow Suit? Doctors Speak

COVID-19: Tamil Nadu Locks Down Major Districts As Situation Deteriorates, Should Other Hotspots Follow Suit? Doctors Speak
As Tamil Nadu reimposes a lockdown in the urban areas, Doctors talk about how other states with massive number of COVID-19 cases can follow the strategy
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From Increasing Tests To Quarantine Facilities, Delhi And Central Government’s Joint Strategy To Fight COVID-19

From Increasing Tests To Quarantine Facilities, Delhi And Central Government’s Joint Strategy To Fight COVID-19
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To check the status of COVID-19 situation in Delhi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a review meeting with the Union Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan, Delhi LG Anil Baijal and Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, where they announced several joint strategies to fight the pandemic
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All You Need To Know About How Malls, Hotels And Restaurants Are Functioning Amid COVID-19

All You Need To Know About How Malls, Hotels And Restaurants Are Functioning Amid COVID-19
Restaurants, hotels and shopping malls have reopened across the country, with the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare’s preventive measures in place to avoid the spread COVID-19
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MP’s Worst Hit COVID-19 District Records 66 Per Cent Recovery: All You Need To Know About Indore’s Fight Against Coronavirus

MP’s Worst Hit COVID-19 District Records 66 Per Cent Recovery: All You Need To Know About Indore’s Fight Against Coronavirus
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Indore has the highest number of COVID-19 cases but the health department says that a recovery rate of over 66 per cent of total cases is encouraging
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WHO Revises Guidelines On Usage Of Masks To Avoid COVID-19: All You Need To Know

WHO Revises Guidelines On Usage Of Masks To Avoid COVID-19: All You Need To Know
In the fresh set of guidelines, World Health Organisation recommends that governments asks everyone to wear face masks where there is a ‘widespread transmission and maintaining physical distancing is difficult’ while general public can wear a fabric mask
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This Is How Daman And Diu Have Maintained Their Status Quo Of Zero COVID-19 Cases

This Is How Daman And Diu Have Maintained Their Status Quo Of Zero COVID-19 Cases
Located in the shadow of Gujarat and Maharashtra, which are struggling to manage coronavirus, Daman and Diu have not reported a single case of COVID-19 amid the ongoing pandemic, this is how
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Fighting COVID-19 And Unlocking India: Malls, Hotels, Temples Set To Reopen On June 8, Here’s How

Fighting COVID-19 And Unlocking India: Malls, Hotels, Temples Set To Reopen On June 8, Here’s How
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As the Indians try to live with COVID-19, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare has issued standard operating procedures (SOP) to be followed in malls, hotels, religious places and offices, as they are set to reopen on June 8
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World Environment Day 2020: This Is How The Environment Is Healing During The COVID-19 Lockdown

World Environment Day 2020: This Is How The Environment Is Healing During The COVID-19 Lockdown
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As the world observed the Environment Day 2020, here are some positive aspects of COVID-19 lockdown on the environment
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‘Coronavirus Also Spreads By Spitting,’ Reminds Actor Bhumi Pednekar As She Launched An Anti-Spitting Campaign To Fight COVID-19

‘Coronavirus Also Spreads By Spitting,’ Reminds Actor Bhumi Pednekar As She Launched An Anti-Spitting Campaign To Fight COVID-19
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Actor Bhumi Pednekar announced the ‘Spit Free India Movement’ on her social media, where she urged her followers to not spit in public places as it can lead to the spread of coronavirus 
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Indian Territorial Army Officers Distribute Essential Kits To Sex Workers And Transgenders In Mumbai Amid The COVID-19 Crisis

Indian Territorial Army Officers Distribute Essential Kits To Sex Workers And Transgenders In Mumbai Amid The COVID-19 Crisis
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Three army officers, Major Pradeep Arya, Captain Neil Shaji and Major Sanjay Raole undertook an initiative to help sex workers and transgenders in Mumbai, who lost their livelihood due to COVID-19
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Living With COVID-19 This Is How Students In Kerala Appeared For Their School Exams Amid The Ongoing Pandemic

Living With COVID-19 This Is How Students In Kerala Appeared For Their School Exams Amid The Ongoing Pandemic
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At least 10 lakh students are expected to appear for the exams in Kerala, with safety measures against COVID-19 like social distancing and wearing masks, in place 
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