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Andhra Pradesh begins aggressive testing for Covid19 as cases surge

A total of 20,235 blood samples were tested in the state so far, of which 19,663 turned negative

17 Apr 2020 5:04 PM

Asian shares climb on China data, Wall Street rally

China reported its economy contracted 6.8% in January-March as the country battled the coronavirus

17 Apr 2020 2:14 PM

Summer heat not enough to kill coronavirus

The authors said that only when samples were heated for 15 minutes at 92 degrees Celsius did the virus die

16 Apr 2020 10:52 AM

Corona effect: Record fall in global oil demand

Measures taken to bolster the global economy and to reduce oil supply should allow a "gradual" recovery

15 Apr 2020 4:38 PM

India Inc seeks stimulus package after lockdown extension

Late last month, the government announced a Rs 1.7 lakh crore package aimed at providing relief to those hit hard by the lockdown

14 Apr 2020 2:09 PM

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With over 100 cases, Guntur district in AP emerges as virus hotspot

As many as 16 new coronavirus cases were registered in the district since Monday night

14 Apr 2020 2:04 PM

Oil prices rise amid hopes for US deeper output cuts

United States is reducing output as well and other countries are taking estimated cut in production to about 19.5 million barrels per day

14 Apr 2020 11:27 AM

Fearing virus return, Beijing turns into virtual fortress

Between April 8 and April 13, some 1,037 people returned to Beijing from Wuhan. None tested positive for COVID-19

14 Apr 2020 9:26 AM

Retail inflation growth drops to a four-month low in March

Annual retail inflation eased to 5.91% in March, down from 6.58% the previous month

14 Apr 2020 9:08 AM

Covid19 outbreak: How far has India reached in flattening the curve?

Aggressive testing and contact tracing needs to be taken up in the next fortnight to avoid the soaring rate of fatalities

13 Apr 2020 2:41 PM

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Kia Motors to suspend three South Korean factories as virus hits exports

Kia Motors is currently reviewing the suspension of some of its plants in Korea in response to declining global demand due to covid-19

13 Apr 2020 1:35 PM

Gold ETFs witness inflows in 2019-20 amid virus volatility

The latest inflow comes amid a sell-off in broader markets and sharp plunge in international crude oil prices

12 Apr 2020 11:55 AM

Telangana launches T Covid19 app to track updates

The App equips citizens with accurate information about COVID-19 and helps in curbing the spread of fake news, officials said

11 Apr 2020 4:27 PM

As liquor stores go in lockdown mode, Goa opts for Hurrack

Hurrack, which is also caled as Feni is a traditional liquor in Goa, which is made from cashew apple juice

11 Apr 2020 12:22 PM

Spain reports lowest Covid19 death toll in more than two weeks

The update raised the overall number of fatalities to 15,843 in Spain

10 Apr 2020 4:04 PM

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Scientists identify six potential drugs to tackle coronavirus outbreak

After assaying thousands of drugs, researchers found of the six that appear to be effective in inhibiting the enzyme

10 Apr 2020 3:33 PM

Virus has sharply altered India's economic recovery: RBI

India’s economy expanded at its slowest pace in more than six years in the last three months of 2019

10 Apr 2020 12:18 PM

Centre approves covid19 emergency package for states, UTs

The activities to be undertaken include disinfection of hospitals, government offices, public utilities and ambulances

09 Apr 2020 1:51 PM

India's GDP may dip to 4.8% in FY21: UN report

Negative impacts of covid-19 on economic performance of countries and territories in Asia and the Pacific will likely be very significant

09 Apr 2020 12:41 PM

India's second covid19 stimulus to focus on aid to small businesses

Last month, India outlined a 1.7-trillion rupee ($22.6-billion) economic stimulus plan providing direct cash transfers

09 Apr 2020 10:31 AM

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