Pope Calls For Action To “End Pandemic Of Poverty” After Coronavirus

Pope Francis called for a “more just and equitable society” in the post-pandemic world. (File) Vatican City, Holy See: Pope Francis called on Saturday for a “more just and equitable society” in the post-coronavirus world, and for people to act to “end the pandemic of poverty”. “Once we emerge from this pandemic, we will not […]

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“Ensure Compliance”: Centre To States On “Unlock1” Guidelines

Unlock1: The government has eased the coronavirus lockdown New Delhi: Hours after the Home Ministry issued guidelines easing the coronavirus lockdown, the centre has written to chief secretaries of all the states to inform them of the changes. The centre has said malls, hotels, restaurants and places of worship can open on June 8 except […]

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Work From Home, No Large Gathering: 10 Facts On Centre’s COVID Directives

Coronavirus Lockdown5: All persons in charge of work places will ensure adequate distance (File) New Delhi: The centre on Saturday extended the coronavirus lockdown till June 30, but announced several relaxations in non-containment areas, including allowing malls, restaurants and religious places from June 8. Cinema halls, schools and international flights, however, will be reopened only […]

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10 Big Takeaways As Centre Relaxes Lockdown Guidelines

MHA Guidelines Lockdown: The current phase of re-opening will have an economic focus, centre said. New Delhi: The nationwide coronavirus lockdown has been extended to June 30, the Home Ministry said on Saturday evening. Dubbing the fifth phase of the lockdown “Unlock 1, which will have an economic focus”, the ministry said a decision had […]

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Decision On International Flights, Gyms After First 2 Phases Of Lockdown5

Coronavirus lockdown: The government said it will decide on international flights later New Delhi: The government today said it will consider restarting international flights, metro trains, cinemas and gyms after the first two phases of lockdown5, which kicks in on June 8 with the opening of places of worship, hotels, restaurants and malls. The Home […]

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Layoffs in Lockdown Continue as the Tech Industry Cuts Losses

Tech companies in India have seen thousands of layoffs because of COVID-19. Ever since the lockdown to slow the spread of coronavirus in March, most industries have struggled to make money, and have been cutting jobs at a steady pace. One of the latest developments on this front was BookMyShow, which laid off 270 employees, […]

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‘World needs answers’: Donald Trump renews attack on China over Covid-19 pandemic

US President Donald Trump on Friday said that America is terminating its relationship with the World Health Organization as he blamed it and China for the deaths and destruction caused by the Covid-19 pandemic across the globe. Stating that the funding of the WHO would now be diverted to other global public health organisations, Trump […]

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Why Trump’s China announcement leaves room to de-escalate tensions

President Donald Trump’s long-touted response to China for its crackdown on Hong Kong included a barrage of criticism but stopped short of fully escalating tensions between the two nations. While the U.S. president’s speech Friday was heated in rhetoric, it lacked specifics around measures that would directly impact Beijing. He announced the U.S. would begin […]

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114 Coronavirus Cases In 24 Hours Among Maharashtra Police, 1,330 Overall

Coronavirus, Mumbai Police: Over 2,000 COVID-19 cases have been reported from cops in Maharashtra (File) Mumbai: Maharashtra Police has reported 114 new novel coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, according to data released Saturday morning, taking the total number of active cases in the agency to 1,330. The number of deaths linked to the […]

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