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 2020-04-06 18:03 

Business Insider India

Activists fighting coronavirus-driven hate crimes are rallying on social media to turn masks into a symbol, rather than a target in racist attacks...

Racismiscontagious.comMasks have become a powerful symbol in the fight against COVID-19 hate crimes being led by designer Michelle Hanabusa, and social media...

 2020-04-06 18:03 

Business Standard

Coronavirus: SBI pegs FY21 growth at 2.6%, say govt must monetize deficit...

The nation is on three-week lockdown ending April 14, which many now feel will have to be extended as more and more coronavirus infections getting reported from across the country...

 2020-04-06 18:02 

The Hindu

Three containment zones formed in Tiruppur...

A total of three containment zones have been formed in Tiruppur city in the wake of new COVID-19 positive cases in the district, said Minister for Animal Husbandry Udumalai K. Radhakrishnan in Tiruppu...

 2020-04-06 18:01 

The Hindu

U.S. gives 'terrorist' label to white supremacist group...

Russia-based ultra-nationalist movement is the first such organisation to be given the designation...

 2020-04-06 18:00 

The Hindu

IT industry will remain resilient, adjust to a new normal:Infosys COO...

The information technology sector will remain resilient, and will adjust to a 'new normal' said says U.B. Pravin Rao, Chief Operating Officer at Infosys.These are challenging times for the Indian IT i...

 2020-04-06 18:00 

The Hindu

Eight areas in Coimbatore declared containment zones...

Eight areas in the city have been declared containment zones, up by five in the last few days.According to sources, the district administration has declared some parts of Vilankurichi, Cheran Managar,...

 2020-04-06 18:00 

Business Standard

Over 25,000 Tablighis quarantined as rising cases keep India on tenterhooks...

Since Sunday, 693 new positive cases have been registered, taking the tally to 4,281....

 2020-04-06 18:00 

Business Standard

PM Modi addresses party workers virtually on BJP's 40th foundation day...

While Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed party workers through video-conference, others like BJP chief J P Nadda unfurled the party flag at their residence...

 2020-04-06 18:00 

Business Standard

Contraction in Indian economy due to Covid-19 may be short-lived: UBS...

"The potential slowdown of the economy will be determined by the duration of the lockdown, and the economic policy choices taken to ensure a safe recovery," said Tanvee Gupta Jain...

 2020-04-06 17:59 

The Hindu

51 new cases reported in A.P.; tally reaches 303...

The spike in the number of COVID-19 cases is continuing at an alarming rate in the State with 51 more persons testing positive for the virus in the past 24 hours. The total count has gone up to 303 ca...

 2020-04-06 17:59 

Business Insider India

One Wall Street firm thinks the coronavirus-roiled stock market could fall another 20% this year...

Research provider TS Lombard said Monday that the S&P 500 will fall below 2,000 in 2020. That would mark a 20% drop from where the index closed on Friday,...

 2020-04-06 17:58 

The Hindu

Hybrid cloud, AI require focus of entire company: IBM chief...

This global pandemic is affecting everyone and has disrupted the rhythms of our daily lives. IBM's first priority is your physical health and mental well-being. During this challenging time, we all ne...

 2020-04-06 17:58 

Business Standard

Letter to BS: The need of hour is scientific information, not 'infodemic'...

What needs to be understood here is the virus cannot be fought by unscientific and irrational methods like lighting lamps...

 2020-04-06 17:56 

Sambad English

Three held for boozing at COVID-19 isolation ward in Odisha...

Three persons were found consuming liquor in an isolation ward of a temporary medical centre...

 2020-04-06 17:55 

The Hindu

Govt. open to suggestions for Vivad Se Vishwas scheme: CBDT chief...

The government launched the Vivad Se Vishwas scheme for resolution of pending litigation by paying only the disputed tax amount....

 2020-04-06 17:55 

The Hindu

Pharmexcil wants RBI to ease non-fund limits...

$1 bn worth of materials stuck at ports...

 2020-04-06 17:55 

Business Standard

Letter to BS: Govt, citizens must be on full alert once lockdown is lifted...

A country like India with limited health care infrastructure has no option but to enforce these measures effectively...

 2020-04-06 17:54 

The Hindu

Subadult gaur rescued from well, calf dead...

Two Indian gaurs which had strayed from the forest, fell into an agricultural well at Koodaramkunnu near Makkiyad in the district on Sunday night. While the subadult gaur, aged nearly two years, was r...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

The Hindu

Cases against youths out on 'Black Man' hunt...

The Guruvayur police on Monday registered cases against a group of youths who ventured out during nights on the pretext of capturing the "Black Man". Rumours have been doing the rounds in and around K...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

The Hindu

Case against RIMS doctor...

He treated patients despite knowing he may be a carrier of coronavirus...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

The Hindu

Biosafety measures in place early in State zoos...

This was after reports from Hong Kong of a pet testing positive...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

BloombergQuint

Airbus Pauses Production in Germany and Alabama on Coronavirus...

Airbus Pauses Production in Germany and Alabama on Coronavirus...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

Business Insider India

Why ventilators are crucial for treating coronavirus infection...

COVID-19 cases report acute respiratory disease syndrome resulting due to the failure of the lungs. Ventilators are crucially needed to create the life-support...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

The Hindu

Infosys COO is Nasscom chief...

The National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) on Monday announced the appointment of Pravin Rao, chief operating officer at Infosys, as its chairman for 2020-21.Mr. Rao, who wa...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

The Hindu

Volunteers distributing relief material attacked...

A leader allegedly told them they were spreading virus deliberately...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

The Hindu

Extension of curbs will help pandemic spread: Collector...

Though any extension of the restrictions beyond the lockdown period in hotspot districts would cause difficulties for the people, it would help to contain the spread of COVID-19, Thrissur District Col...

 2020-04-06 17:53 

Business Insider India

'Beyond a catch-up': Real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran lays out the 'best case scenario' for the US housing market after the pandemic...

Kyodo News / Contributor/Getty ImagesThe high-end housing market is already feeling the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.New York City, one of the most...

 2020-04-06 17:52 

The Hindu

55-year-old farmer dies of monkey fever...

He was admitted to hospital on Mar. 30...

 2020-04-06 17:52 

The Hindu

Man who ended life fearing COVID-19 tests negative...

The test result of a 49-year-old man who committed suicide recently at Kondazhy fearing that he had been infected with COVID-19, has turned out to be negative. The body of Pavithran, an autorickshaw d...

 2020-04-06 17:52 

The Hindu

IPO fund-raising up 60% in FY20...

Despite the market plunge, seven of the 13 IPOs are trading above issue price...

 2020-04-06 17:52 

The Hindu

COVID-19 keeps politics suspended...

All major contentious issues, including Cabinet reshuffle, have been put on the back burner...

 2020-04-06 17:52 

Business Standard

Letter to BS: Lockdown should be lifted carefully and meticulously...

Any wrong step will totally wipe out all the reliefs being provided...

 2020-04-06 17:51 

NDTV

Another Doctor, 11 Nurses Test Coronavirus+ At Locked Down Delhi Hospital...

Another doctor and 11 nurses of a government-run cancer hospital in Delhi have tested positive for coronavirus....

 2020-04-06 17:51 

The Hindu

NGOs and citizens pitch in without barriers...

Several restaurants are also distributing food packets that can be picked up by anyone in need...

 2020-04-06 17:51 

The Hindu

Those in quarantine centres worried over transmission within the facility...

Bengaluru Urban DHO, however, says all protocols are being followed in centres across State...

 2020-04-06 17:51 

The Hindu

15 lakh students yet to receive foodgrain promised by govt....

More than a fortnight after the Department of Primary and Secondary Education issued orders stating that all students in government and aided schools will receive foodgrain for 21 days during the lock...

 2020-04-06 17:51 

The Hindu

Maldives evacuates nationals...

A Maldivian Airlines flight took off from the Cochin International Airport on Monday at 5.55 p.m. with 189 passengers from the island country who were stranded in the State following the lockdown that...

 2020-04-06 17:51 

Business Standard

Unemployment rate over 23%; labour participation rate at all-time low...

Labour statistics for March 2020 are worrisome. And those for the past two weeks are much worse...

 2020-04-06 17:50 

The Hindu

State has third highest number of testing laboratories in country...

ICMR approves two centres at Ballari and Mangaluru...

 2020-04-06 17:50 

BloombergQuint

Hospitalized Boris Johnson Triggers Questions Over Who's Running the U.K....

Hospitalized Boris Johnson Triggers Questions Over Who's Running the U.K....

 2020-04-06 17:50 

The Hindu

Cusat reschedules vacation...

Cochin University of Science and Technology has re-arranged the summer vacation of its teaching departments and engineering colleges owing to the lockdown. An official release said that the summer vac...

 2020-04-06 17:50 

The Hindu

Sudan 'finalises' deal to settle USS Cole case...

Al-Qaeda attack in 2000 had killed 17...

 2020-04-06 17:50 

Business Insider India

Samsung's best Galaxy smartwatches are $70 off right now...

SamsungSamsung's latest Galaxy Watch, in both 42m and 46mm, is $70 off from Best Buy and Walmart.The Galaxy Watches are the best smartwatches for Android users....

 2020-04-06 17:49 

The Hindu

Diary farmers seek aid of 2,000 each...

The Ernakulam Region Cooperative Milk Producers' Union (ERCMPU) has requested the State Department of Diary development to provide 2,000 each to dairy farmers engaged with the apex milk cooperative i...

 2020-04-06 17:49 

Business Insider India

Venture-backed startups are laying off hundreds of tech workers as the coronavirus strains finances. Here's a list of all of the startups that are cutting headcount....

Venture-backed startups have begun laying off employees, as the coronavirus and the subsequent economic shutdown has wreaked havoc on companies large and small....

 2020-04-06 17:49 

BloombergQuint

Schumer to Nominate Former Warren Aide for Stimulus Oversight Panel...

Schumer to Nominate Former Warren Aide for Stimulus Oversight Panel...

 2020-04-06 17:47 

BloombergQuint

Tea Stall Owner Near Maharashtra Chief Minister's Home 'Matoshree' Tests Coronavirus Positive...

So far, 'Matoshree' has not been demarcated as a "containment zone"....

 2020-04-06 17:47 

IBTimes India

Photojournalist helps distressed tourist, lands in COVID-19 isolation...

Anantha Subramanyam was asked to self-isolate after he helped a Frenchman who was later tested positive for coronavirus....

 2020-04-06 17:47 

The Hindu

Coronavirus outbreak | Centre profiteering during crisis, says Congress...

Share profit with citizens, party says...

 2020-04-06 17:47 

India Today

ICMR: Premature to forecast lockdown end...

Dr Raman Gangakhedkar, the chief scientist at the Indian Council of Medical Research, is sure that there's absolutely no room for complacency in social-distancing measures at this stage. The call on the lockdown, he said, should be taken closer to Apr...

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