Hollywood Buzz: Melbourne Film Festival Cancelled

Hollywood Buzz: Melbourne Film Festival Cancelled

Hollywood Buzz: The Melbourne film festival is canceled due to the Covid-19 outbreak, fake news of LA's popular Hollywood sign being replaced with a 'Stay Home' sign is being circulated on the internet. Rohit Khilnani shares all the Hollywood upda...
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Thank You Donors: Donations Through #India4All Telethon Cross Rs 65 Lakh

Thank You Donors: Donations Through #India4All Telethon Cross Rs 65 Lakh

Oxfam Director, Amitabh Behar explains how the money raised though the #India4All telethon will used to provide food and other essential items like santation pads, soaps and so on for the needy and providing personal protection equipment for the f...
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25 Million Jobs In Danger Due To COVID-19: International Air Transport Body Chief

25 Million Jobs In Danger Due To COVID-19: International Air Transport Body Chief

Big focus on the collapse of the international aviation sector because of the coronavirus pandemic. Alexandre De Juniac, Director General of International Air Transport Association has said that 25 million jobs in the aviation sector are in danger...
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Indian Aviation Sector Likely To Shrink: Asia Pacific Air Body

Indian Aviation Sector Likely To Shrink: Asia Pacific Air Body

Both international and domestic flights have been banned at the moment and there is no clarity on when the Indian government will allow flights to recommence. Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation has revealed that the Indian aviation sector is likely ...
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For Effective Policies Against COVID-19 Government Needs To Provide Better Data: Former Health Secre

For Effective Policies Against COVID-19 Government Needs To Provide Better Data: Former Health Secre

K Sujatha Rao, Former Health Secretary, Government of India highlights the importance of data regarding the demographic profile of the people who are infected by the coronavirus. She further urged the government to focus on the protection of the m...
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Professor Amitabh Kundu Calls For Safe Inter-State Movement For Migrant Workers

Professor Amitabh Kundu Calls For Safe Inter-State Movement For Migrant Workers

The sudden announcement of a nation-wide lockdown brought a large number of people working in the informal sector and migrant workers face-to-face with a challenging situation putting them in a vulnerable state. Professor Amitabh Kundu from Afford...
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Poor People Have Been Hit The Worst: Oxfam Director

Poor People Have Been Hit The Worst: Oxfam Director

The aim behind imposing the nationwide lockdown is to break the chain of transmission of COVID-19. However, according to Humanitarian Response Director at Oxfam India, Pankaj Anand, the people from the poor section are being hit in the worst way. ...
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A Crisis Like This Brings Out The Best In Us, Says Prof. Ravi Shrivastava

A Crisis Like This Brings Out The Best In Us, Says Prof. Ravi Shrivastava

While highlighting how the coronavirus crisis has brought people together, Professor Ravi Shrivastava from Centre for employment studies emphasises on providing support to the affected people in terms of cash-in-hand also along with food to help t...
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Urgent Medical Support Is Required For The Migrant Labourers

Urgent Medical Support Is Required For The Migrant Labourers

T Sundaraman, Global Coordinator, People's Health Movement highlighted that people who are engaged in the informal sector including the construction workers and migrant labourers seemed to be missing from the planning of the lockdown. He said that...
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Only 9 Coronavirus Cases Reported Today In Kerala: State Health Minister

Only 9 Coronavirus Cases Reported Today In Kerala: State Health Minister

Speaking exclusively to NDTV on Left, Right and Centre, Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja said that only nine cases were reported today in the state. Moreover, she added that strict surveillance and stringent action have been carried out across t...
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We Need At Least 5% Of GDP, Which Is 8.5 Lakh Crores: Bengal Minister On COVID-19

We Need At Least 5% Of GDP, Which Is 8.5 Lakh Crores: Bengal Minister On COVID-19

Speaking exclusively to NDTV on Left, Right and Centre, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra said that at least 5 per cent of the GDP is needed to fight the coronavirus pandemic. He further said that borrowing limits of the states must be incre...
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Let's Not Politicise Now, Must Stand Up Together: Sachin Pilot

Let's Not Politicise Now, Must Stand Up Together: Sachin Pilot

Speaking exclusively to NDTV on Left, Right and Centre, Rajasthan Deputy Chief Minister Sachin Pilot said that things must be taken at a human level and that political parties, opposition leaders and ideologies can all take a backseat for now. He ...
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Food Grains Must Be Distributed Immediately: Economist Jayati Ghosh

Food Grains Must Be Distributed Immediately: Economist Jayati Ghosh

Economist Jayati Ghosh stressed on using food grains stocked for a rainy day. She said, "At any point in any case it is normal to hoard the grains but now we are in a situation that these grains need to be released immediately." Ms Ghosh also emph...
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Singer Dhvani Bhanushali Sings A Beautiful Rendition Of Her Song Vaaste

Singer Dhvani Bhanushali Sings A Beautiful Rendition Of Her Song Vaaste

Singer Dhvani Bhanushali joined India4All, a special telethon to raise funds for the homeless affected by the coronavirus outbreak and a lockdown. During the telethon, Dhvani sang a few lines of her popular song 'Vaaste'.
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Actor Adil Hussain Dons The Chef Hat, Cooks While He's At Home Amid Lockdown

Actor Adil Hussain Dons The Chef Hat, Cooks While He's At Home Amid Lockdown

'The home is where you are', said actor Adil Hussain as he spoke about following the lockdown imposed to contain the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The actor also shared how he is enjoying the process of playing the role of a husband and ...
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Rakul Preet Singh On Helping Slum Dwellers During The Coronavirus Lockdown

Rakul Preet Singh On Helping Slum Dwellers During The Coronavirus Lockdown

While the novel coronavirus has put the country under lockdown, actor Rakul Preet Singh along with her father has adopted a slum in her neighbourhood and is providing food to slum dwellers. On #India4All telethon Rakul Preet Singh also shared the ...
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India Has Done Well In Responding To The Coronavirus Crisis: Boman Irani

India Has Done Well In Responding To The Coronavirus Crisis: Boman Irani

Stressing on the fact that the situation could have been worse, actor Boman Irani simply asked people to stop grumbling and think about how they can help people in need. The actor also shared his daily schedule and how he is keeping himself busy d...
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Over 70 Per Cent Of People Working On A Film Set Are Daily Wage Earners: Bhumi Pednekar

Over 70 Per Cent Of People Working On A Film Set Are Daily Wage Earners: Bhumi Pednekar

Bollywood actor Bhumi Pednekar stressed on the need to take action and help people in our immediate circle. She also highlighted the support extended by the Bollywood industry to ensure daily wage earners and migrant labourers get their salaries a...
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The Visuals Of Migrants On Roads Are Heartbreaking: Nandita Das

The Visuals Of Migrants On Roads Are Heartbreaking: Nandita Das

Lockdown imposed due to coronavirus has affected all. To some, the impact may be more, to some it may be less. For Nandita Das, while the lockdown has not impacted at a personal level, but the visuals of people suffering are heartbreaking for her.
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In Chhattisgarh, We Are Feeding 2.5 Lakh People Daily, For Free: Bhupesh Baghel

In Chhattisgarh, We Are Feeding 2.5 Lakh People Daily, For Free: Bhupesh Baghel

On #India4All telethon, Bhupesh Baghel, Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh, shared three ways the state is ensuring migrant labourers and daily wage earners don’t go hungry. Mr Baghel spoke about providing rice to 56 lakh families living below pover...
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How Can India Provide Medical Assistance To People On Road

How Can India Provide Medical Assistance To People On Road

The spread of novel coronavirus has seen thousands of migrant labourers and daily wage earners coming out on roads and walking back to their respective home town. Under such a situation, providing medical assistance to people on the move is a ques...
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How Prepared Is Haryana For The Upcoming Harvest? Dushyant Chautala Shares Details

How Prepared Is Haryana For The Upcoming Harvest? Dushyant Chautala Shares Details

Dushyant Chautala, Deputy Chief Minister of Haryana spoke at length about the steps taken by the state government to support migrant labourers, and state's plan for the upcoming harvest. Mr Chautala said that 16,000 migrant labourers have been kep...
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State Must Assure A Minimum Wage To People Unemployed During The Lockdown: Harsh Mander

State Must Assure A Minimum Wage To People Unemployed During The Lockdown: Harsh Mander

Harsh Mander, social activist and author highlighted the plight of daily wage earners and migrant labourers. He asked people employed in the formal sector who have their salaries secured to think about those working in the informal sector. He said...
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Dr Ashwathnarayan On How Karnataka Is Battling The Pandemic Coronavirus

Dr Ashwathnarayan On How Karnataka Is Battling The Pandemic Coronavirus

On #India4Telethon, Dr Ashwathnarayan C. N., Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka highlighted the measures taken by the state government to handle the pandemic - novel coronavirus. He stated that the government is ensuring that the lives and livelih...
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Ekta Kapoor On Helping Freelancers, Daily Wage Earners To Survive During Coronavirus Lockdown

Ekta Kapoor On Helping Freelancers, Daily Wage Earners To Survive During Coronavirus Lockdown

The lockdown has raised a question on the survival of daily wage earners and migrant labourers. Talking about the same, Ekta Kapoor, Film director and Producer shared how the lockdown is impacting the workforce involved in the making of television...
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Miss England Gets Back To Treating Patients Amid Coronavirus Scare

Miss England Gets Back To Treating Patients Amid Coronavirus Scare

Miss England Bhasha Mukherjee who is also a qualified doctor has decided to switch to medicine and looking after patients, amid coronavirus scare. The model says that it’s the guilt and the fact that her colleagues are working day in and day out...
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Actor And Comedian Vir Das Shares Three Ways To Help And Create Awareness

Actor And Comedian Vir Das Shares Three Ways To Help And Create Awareness

On #India4All telethon, actor and comedian Vir Das shared three ways to help the people in need and simultaneously create awareness. The comedian asked to find and contribute to charities providing immediate relief to daily wagers or to state and ...
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Musician Duo Sachin-Jigar Emphasis On Social Distancing During The Lockdown

Musician Duo Sachin-Jigar Emphasis On Social Distancing During The Lockdown

With an aim to provide mental relief while the world battles with the COVID-19, Sachin Sanghvi sang a soulful prayer. Joining #India4All telethon, musician Jigar Sanghvi stressed on practising social distancing and said it's the only medicine the ...
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Amitabh Behar On The Impact Of Coronavirus Outbreak And Lockdown

Amitabh Behar On The Impact Of Coronavirus Outbreak And Lockdown

Coronavirus and a subsequent lockdown have brought various challenges, one of them being the survival of daily wage earners and migrant labourers. Speaking about how Oxfam India, a non-profit organisation, is addressing the challenge, Amitabh Beha...
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#India4All Telethon: Sidharth Malhotra On Supporting Daily Wage Labourers

#India4All Telethon: Sidharth Malhotra On Supporting Daily Wage Labourers

Bollywood actor Sidharth Malhotra joined the #India4All campaign telethon organised to raise money for the hungry and homeless affected by the lockdown due to the coronavirus outbreak. The actor spoke about the film industry and the majority of th...
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Watch: Special Telethon To Raise Money For Homeless Affected By Coronavirus

Watch: Special Telethon To Raise Money For Homeless Affected By Coronavirus

Watch: Special Telethon To Raise Money For Homeless Affected By Coronavirus
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Mumbai Makes Masks Compulsory, Violators Face Arrest

Mumbai Makes Masks Compulsory, Violators Face Arrest

Wearing protective masks will be mandatory in Mumbai which has emerged as a hotspot in the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, municipal authorities in the city announced on Wednesday. Violators will face strict action and may even be arrested, an order...
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COVID-19; How Auto Industry Is Helping Out

COVID-19; How Auto Industry Is Helping Out

The Coronavirus pandemic is a global crisis and has hit the economy hard. We tell you how the global auto industry has come together and putting in its best efforts to fight the spread of Coronavirus. Take a look.
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Intensive Lockdown At Coronavirus Hotspots, Says Government

Intensive Lockdown At Coronavirus Hotspots, Says Government

Intensive Lockdown At Coronavirus Hotspots, Says Government
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"Government Must Ensure Patients Continue To Get Critical Care," Say Doctors

"Government Must Ensure Patients Continue To Get Critical Care," Say Doctors

Doctors answer all your doubts on the coronavirus pandemic on NDTV's special call-in show.
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'Postpone Planning A Baby For 4 To 6 Months': Experts Take Your Questions On Coronavirus

'Postpone Planning A Baby For 4 To 6 Months': Experts Take Your Questions On Coronavirus

A special show to discuss all your queries and address your concerns regarding the coronavirus outbreak.
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Lockdown Likely To Be Extended, PM Suggests At All-Party Meeting

Lockdown Likely To Be Extended, PM Suggests At All-Party Meeting

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today that by all accounts, it will not be possible to end the lockdown on April 14, amid a spurt in coronavirus cases. In a meeting with leaders of all parties, he said he would consult with Chief Ministers but i...
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Parts Of 15 UP Districts Most Affected By COVID-19 To Be Sealed Till April 15

Parts Of 15 UP Districts Most Affected By COVID-19 To Be Sealed Till April 15

Parts of 15 districts in Uttar Pradesh which have been most affected by coronavirus, will be sealed starting midnight to April 15, the state Chief secretary said today. The government has assured 100 per cent home delivery of essential items in th...
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PM Modi's All-Party Meet Via Video-Con As Government Decides On Lockdown

PM Modi's All-Party Meet Via Video-Con As Government Decides On Lockdown

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held an all-party meeting via videoconference to discuss the fight against coronavirus as the number of cases in the country climbed to 5,194. Continuing with a series of meetings over the past few days via video...
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PM May Decide On Lockdown After Saturday Video-Con With Chief Ministers

PM May Decide On Lockdown After Saturday Video-Con With Chief Ministers

The government will take a final call on extending the lockdown for coronavirus after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second meeting with Chief Ministers via video conference on Saturday. The Prime Minister will reportedly discuss with chief minist...
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India Sees Biggest Jump In COVID-19 Deaths, Cases In 24 Hours

India Sees Biggest Jump In COVID-19 Deaths, Cases In 24 Hours

India has recorded 149 deaths linked to coronavirus, with 35 dying in the last 24 hours alone. The latest data from the Union Health Ministry takes the total number of COVID-19 cases in the country past the 5,000-mark, to 5,194 cases. This is the ...
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The Biggest Stories Of April 07, 2020

The Biggest Stories Of April 07, 2020

The Biggest Stories Of April 07, 2020
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Group Of Ministers Suggests Lockdown Extension For Schools, Colleges

Group Of Ministers Suggests Lockdown Extension For Schools, Colleges

All educational institutions should remain closed for another four weeks and the ban on religious gatherings should also be extended for a similar period, a Group of Ministers proposed on Tuesday. Sources said these could be an indication that the...
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Doctors Answer Whether Asymptomatic Carriers Of Coronavirus Are More Dangerous

Doctors Answer Whether Asymptomatic Carriers Of Coronavirus Are More Dangerous

80% coronavirus cases can be completely asymptomatic, according to WHO. Quarantine is, therefore, the key to prevention. The asymptomatic people could get affected and cured by themselves due to high immunity but they can prove dangerous for other...
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How To Make Kashmiri-Style Nadru Yakhni

How To Make Kashmiri-Style Nadru Yakhni

This delicious curd-based gravy with fried lotus stem makes for an interesting gravy dish to cook.
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Without Quarantine, A COVID-19 Patient Can Infect 400: Health Ministry

Without Quarantine, A COVID-19 Patient Can Infect 400: Health Ministry

Nearly 70 per cent people affected with coronavirus either exhibit mild or very mild symptoms of the disease and may not require admission to dedicated hospitals, the Union health ministry said today in a guidance document for management of COVID-...
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What Life In Delhi's Containment Zones Looks Like Amid Lockdown

What Life In Delhi's Containment Zones Looks Like Amid Lockdown

For residents of Delhi's three containment zones - Dilshad Garden (Northeast Delhi), Nizamuddin and South Moti Bagh (South Delhi) - life has become different from other people under the nationwide lockdown.
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Coronavirus: When Health "Warriors" Turn Victims

Coronavirus: When Health "Warriors" Turn Victims

As the number of COVID-19 infections among health workers are on the rise, will they get more than symbolic support? Reality Check discusses.
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