UGC: Important notice released for reopening, examination of Universities and COVID19 appropriate behaviour

UGC has uploaded an important notification for Higher Education Institutions on its official website. The notification that includes topics such as COVID-19 appropriate behaviour, can be found on ugc.ac.in. The official notification ad other details can be found here, University grant Commission, UGC has released an…

Mumbai Schools NOT reopening tomorrow, BMC delays reopening till December 15 over Omicron threat

Mumbai Schools will not be reopening from tomorrow – December 1, 2021. BMC has deferred this reopening for classes 1 to 7 to December 15, 2021 as the fear of new COVID variant, Omicron is increasing in the city. Details here. Mumbai Schools will not be reopening from tomorrow as BMC has deferred it to December…

Ahead of Punjab Assembly Polls 2022, politicians use Kartarpur corridor to woo voters

As travelling via the Kartarpur corridor remains suspended due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the issue of its reopening is being used as a tool by politicians to woo voters ahead of Punjab Assembly Polls 2022. Tuesday marks the second anniversary of the opening of the Kartarpur Corridor, which was closed on March 16, 2020,…

This festive season, audiences are back in movie theatres in Tamil Nadu!

When the Tamil Nadu government allowed the reopening of movie theatres in the state on August 23, there were quite a few doubts about whether audiences would return to the big screen like they used to before the pandemic, given that safety was still a concern and the fact that they now had the option of watching…

Top Medical Body For Phased School Reopening, Prioritises Junior Classes

New Delhi:  Schools need to be reopened in a phased manner (beginning with primary schools followed by secondary schools) and allowed to remain open and safe with multi-layered mitigation measures, according to experts at the top medical body, the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR). In an opinion piece…

Karnataka School, College Reopening: No decision yet, says Deputy CM

Karnataka State Government has not yet taken any decision on the reopening of schools and colleges across the state. The Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr CN Ashwathnarayan said that the decision will be taken after only after high discussions in multiple phases. The schools, colleges and educational institutions have…