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Odisha extends partial lockdown till July 16 with graded unlocking

Odisha extends partial lockdown till July 16 with graded unlocking

The Odisha government on Wednesday announced to continue partial lockdown in the state for another 15 days till 16 July. The existing COVID-related lockdown restrictions will end at 5 AM on Thursday. It further noted, weekend curfew would be lifted from 20 districts that have positivity rate of less than

Raghuram Rajan, Esther Duflo to be included in Tamil Nadu’s Economic Council

Raghuram Rajan, Esther Duflo to be included in Tamil Nadu’s Economic Council

The newly-elected Tamil Nadu state government will constitute an “Economic advisory council to the chief minister” with leading economic experts from all over the world as its members, said Governor Banwarilal Purohit on Monday. Addressing the state legislative assembly, Governor Banwarilal Purohit said the council would consist of Nobel laureate

Haryana govt extends lockdown till June 14, but eases several restrictions

Haryana govt extends lockdown till June 14, but eases several restrictions

Gurgaon: The Haryana government on Sunday extended the coronavirus-induced restrictions in the state till June 14,5 am, but eased certain ongoing restrictions with conditions. “…after duly considering the fact although the Covid positivity rate and the number of new Covid positive cases have declined, so as to continue the preventive