COVID-19 Worst Health, Economic Crisis In Last 100 Years: Shaktikanta Das

[ad_1] RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das delivered the keynote address at the 7th SBI Banking & Economics Conclave COVID-19 is the worst health and economic crisis in last 100 years, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das said on Saturday. “The outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic is unambiguously the worst health and economic crisis in […]

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Government Suspends Release Of Industrial Output Data For Lockdown Period

[ad_1] Industrial output contracted 34.71 in May according to Reuters calculations based on available data. The government said on Friday it was suspending the release of headline industrial output numbers for May, part of a more-than two-month lockdown imposed to combat the coronavirus pandemic, due to inadequate data collection. Most industrial businesses were not operating […]

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Coronavirus Is Airborne, Say Scientists, Ask WHO To Revise Rules: Report

[ad_1] WHO said the evidence for the virus being airborne was not convincing, says report (Representational) Hundreds of scientists say there is evidence that novel coronavirus in smaller particles in the air can infect people and are calling for the World Health Organization (WHO) to revise recommendations, the New York Times reported on Saturday. The […]

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Surge in domestic child abuse during Covid-19 pandemic: Study

[ad_1] There has been a surge in domestic child abuse during the coronavirus pandemic, suggests the experience of one specialist UK children’s hospital. The study was published in the journal Archives of Disease in Childhood. In just one month, the number of new cases rose by 1493% compared with the same period in the previous […]

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The Love Letters Richa Chadha And Ali Fazal Wrote During Lockdown

[ad_1] Ali Fazal and Richa Chadha were all set for April 2020 wedding. (Image courtesy: alifazal9) Highlights “I am so glad I found you,” Richa Chadha wrote to Ali Fazal “My life couldn’t be worth much if I hadn’t known you,” wrote Ali Fazal Richa Chadha and Ali Fazal announced their relationship status in 2017 […]

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Won’t Hold Any Campaign Rallies Due To Pandemic, Says Joe Biden

[ad_1] Joe Biden is currently leading in national polling. (File) Wilmington: US Democrat Joe Biden said Tuesday he will not hold presidential campaign rallies during the coronavirus pandemic, an extraordinary declaration that stands in stark contrast with Donald Trump who has already held large campaign gatherings. “This is the most unusual campaign I think in […]

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No Indian visitor as Pakistan reopens Kartarpur Corridor after 3 months

[ad_1] Pakistan on Monday reopened the Kartarpur Corridor more than three months after it was temporarily closed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but no Indian pilgrim visited the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib, a top official said. India temporarily suspended the pilgrimage and registration for the Kartarpur Sahib Gurdwara in Pakistan on March 16 in view of […]

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Majority of China’s BRI projects abroad adversely affected by Covid-19: Official

[ad_1] Majority of the projects under China’s ambitious multi-billion-dollar Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) are either adversely or partially affected by the coronavirus pandemic, according to a Chinese official. About a fifth of the projects under the BRI, which aims to boost trade and investment across Asia, Africa and Europe to further China’s global influence, […]

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India To Grow At Slightly More Than 1% Over 2 Years: IMF Chief Economist

[ad_1] Gita Gopinath spoke to NDTV on the economic crisis triggered by the coronavirus pandemic. New Delhi: India will grow at slightly over 1 per cent over 2020 and 2021, Gita Gopinath, chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Thursday, as the global agency found that the coronavirus pandemic has caused wider […]

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