Patients discharged, but held back by lockdown

Lucknow, March 27 -- Patients who have been discharged (and their attendants) are now stranded in the King George's Medical University (KGMU) because of the lockdown. These patients, declared 'health... Read More

RBI allows 3 month moratorium on all term loan EMIs

New Delhi, March 27 -- In a big relief to the corporate sector, the Reserve Bank of India on Friday allowed a three month moratorium on payment of instalment in respect of all term loans outstanding o... Read More

Facebook, Google may lose over $44bn in ad revenue in 2020

San Francisco, March 26 -- The novel coronavirus pandemic can wipe out more than $44 billion in global ad revenue for the tech giants Facebook and Google in 2020 as digital advertising runs dry, a new... Read More

Modi to participate in virtual G20 summit on COVID-19

New Delhi, March 26 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the G-20 conference on the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday through video conferencing. An unprecendented move, the conference has been... Read More

Railway units make sanitisers, masks for Covid-19 fight

New Delhi, March 26 -- The Indian Railways has geared up production units to supply sanitisers to help the country fight Covid-19. According to Railway Ministry officials, the railways diesel shed at... Read More

Union HRD Minister donates one month's salary to PM fund

New Delhi, March 26 -- Union Minister for Human Resource Development Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' here on Thursday donated his one month salary to the Prime Minister Relief Fund to help battle the coron... Read More

Covid-19 relief package touches every weaker section: Shah

New Delhi, March 26 -- Union Home Minister Amit Shah here on Thursday lauded the first Rs 170,000 crore Covid-19 relief package announced to protect the weaker sections of society, saying it reflected... Read More

Malay King, Queen under quarantine after staff test COVID-19 positive

Kuala Lumpur, March 26 -- Malaysian King Sultan Abdullah Sultan Ahmad Shah and his wife Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah will undergo a 14-day quarantine after several palace employees were tested p... Read More

Spain's Deputy PM tests positive for coronavirus

Madrid, March 26 -- Spain's Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo has tested positive for the novel coronavirus or COVID-19 that has claimed over 20,000 lives across the world so far, officials said. Re... Read More

China ready to boost coordination, confidence against COVID-19: Xi

Beijing, March 26 -- Chinese President Xi Jinping has said China is ready to work with all other parties to step up coordination against COVID-19 and shore up confidence in the international community... Read More