Dozens of researchers across the globe are racing against time to come out with a vaccine for coronavirus that has infected over 53 lakh people and has killed over 3.4 lakh globally.
A strict weekend curfew quiets the city’s joyous commotion, but offers up new moments of breathtaking beauty, both spiritual and natural. And essential sweets are still delivered.
Eleven municipal areas from Maharashtra, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat, Delhi, Madhya Pradesh, West Bengal and Rajasthan account for 70 per cent of the active caseload, the Union health ministry said in a statement.
The trajectory of the spread of COVID-19, global cues and quarterly earnings would be the main drivers for the equity markets in the holiday-shortened week ahead
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The country's largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) expects demand to shift towards lower-priced cars in the post-lockdown scenario.
CM Thackeray also said there is no concrete 'yes' or 'no' answer to whether the lockdown in Maharashtra will be lifted on May 31.
The order states that home quarantine may be permitted for "exceptional and compelling reasons."
The Ministry added that states can also develop their own protocol with regards to quarantine and isolation as per their assessment.
Serum Institute, the world’s largest manufacturer of vaccines by volume, is working on several candidates for the novel coronavirus.
While Union Minister for Civil Aviation Hardeep Singh Puri said that quarantine is not necessary for domestic flyers, several states, including Delhi, Mizoram, Punjab and Andhra Pradesh, have made it mandatory.
The outbreak of COVID-19 has created unique opportunities for India, and the country should do its best to attract companies and investments as it would help in generating jobs, creating wealth and promoting 'Make in India', they said.
In a press note issued here, state Congress president Kuldeep Singh Rathore asked the chief minister to take “practical decisions after due consideration” for reviving the state's economy.
L&T Infotech (LTI) feels the COVID-19 pandemic will impact business in the first half of the fiscal, but it will not resort to employee retrenchment even as it seeks to protect profit margin
The National Task force for COVID-19, constituted by ICMR, has reviewed the use of HCQ for prophylaxis of SARS-CoV-2 infections for high-risk population based on emerging evidence on its safety and efficacy.
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For West Bengal, the reluctance is primarily due to Cyclone Amphan.
Makers of 'Sooryavanshi' and '83' are hoping to release the films in around 80 international markets.
Portugal's Foreign Minister Santos Silva explained that while some health checks will be introduced at airports, the country will not impose compulsory quarantine for those flying in.
A study by the University of Amsterdam suggests that protective immunity from coronaviruses is short-lasting.
We are expecting the economy to contract by over (-)1 percent in FY21 in real terms, Acuité Ratings & Research's Sankar Chakraborti told Moneycontrol.
The minister's comments follow Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri's announcement that all domestic flights are set to resume in India from May 25 as part of its gradual reboot of air travel services amid the pandemic.
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The active cases of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) rose to 73,560, while 54,440 people have recovered and a patient has migrated to another country, according to the ministry's bulletin.
With 47,190 COVID-19 cases, Maharashtra has reported the highest number of infections, followed by Tamil Nadu (15,512) and Gujarat (13,664).