Bolsonaro thanks India for allowing export of raw materials for hydroxychloroquine

Brasilia, April 9 -- Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro has thanked India for allowing export of raw materials to increase the production of hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malaria drug used to treat the... Read More

Lifeline Udan: 240 tonnes of medical supplies flown across India

New Delhi, April 9 -- The Centre on Wednesday said that under the Lifeline Udan initiative, 161 flights have transported around 240 tonnes of medical supplies across the country till April 7. The Uni... Read More

Extend lockdown period till April 30 to contain Covid-19: CAIT

New Delhi, April 9 -- The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) has urged the Centre to extend the lockdown period till April 30 to curb the spread of Covid-19. Accordingly, CAIT in a letter to P... Read More

ReNew Power commits Rs 20 cr for fight against COVID-19

New Delhi, April 9 -- ReNew Power on Wednesday announced that it will contribute a total of Rs 20 crore for the fight against the coronavirus pandemic. "Out of this, Rs 10 crore will be contributed t... Read More

President Trump praises, thanks PM Modi profusely for HCQ

New Delhi/Washington, April 9 -- The US president Donald Trump on Thursday profusely praised and thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his decision to supply hydroxychloroquine (HCQ), the anti-mala... Read More

Face mask compulsory in Delhi, even in cars

New Delhi, April 9 -- The Delhi government on Wednesday announced that face masks will be compulsory for anyone stepping out of their house, including while traveling in personal or official vehicles.... Read More

Oil prices rebound as traders await OPEC meeting

New York, April 9 -- Oil prices gained as market participants eagerly awaited a key meeting by the world's major oil producers on output cuts. On Wednesday, the West Texas Intermediate for May delive... Read More

NAREDCO seeks $200 bn relief for the entire economy

Mumbai, April 9 -- Real estate industry body NAREDCO has requested the Centre for $200 billion relief for the entire economy to meet the impact of the Covid-19 outbreak. NAREDCO said that real estate... Read More

Railways prepares 5.8 lakh face masks, 41k litres of sanitiser

New Delhi, April 9 -- Amid the 21-day nationwide lockdown to combat the transmission of novel coronavirus (Covid-19), the Indian Railways has manufactured over 5.8 lakh reusable face masks and more th... Read More

ITC provides food items to the needy across 17 states

New Delhi, April 9 -- FMCG major ITC, on Thursday, said that it is working closely with district administrations across 17 states in the country to provide essential food items like flour, noodles, bi... Read More