Apr 14, 2020 06:00 PM IST
The agency further said the rapid and widening spread of the coronavirus outbreak, deteriorating global economic outlook, falling oil prices, and asset price declines are creating a severe and extensive credit shock across many sectors, regions and markets.
- Apr 14, 2020 06:00 PM IST
The government's endeavour was to protect MSMEs, which contribute 29 per cent to the country's GDP (gross domestic product), from coronavirus-induced crisis.
- Apr 14, 2020 05:59 PM IST
Legal firms have been flooded with calls from clients enquiring if they can re-evaluate a deal.
- Apr 14, 2020 05:51 PM IST
Perhaps for the first time in over a century, more than a third of the human population is under some form of restriction
- Apr 14, 2020 05:45 PM IST
Explaining the reasons for extending the period for filing ESI contributions, the Labour Ministry in a statement said many establishments are temporarily closed and workers are unable to work due to the COVID-19 crisis.
- Apr 14, 2020 05:27 PM IST
In this edition of Big Story, Moneycontrol's Sakshi Batra discusses the key takeaways from the minutes of RBI's MPC meet
- Apr 14, 2020 05:26 PM IST
On April 14, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the extension of the nationwide lockdown until May 3.
- Apr 14, 2020 05:25 PM IST
The tribe, who refer to themselves as the Diné, has high rates of diabetes, heart disease and obesity - underlying conditions that increase risk of severe complications from COVID-19, according to the US Centers for Disease Control.
- Apr 14, 2020 05:21 PM IST
Engineering (JEE Main) and medical entrance exams (NEET) have also been delayed due to the COVID-19 lockdown.
- Apr 14, 2020 05:16 PM IST
The government suggests that you take the Aarogya Setu test on a regular basis
- Apr 14, 2020 05:10 PM IST
What happens when the pandemic strikes nations of millions of people that have only a half-dozen ventilators?
- Apr 14, 2020 05:00 PM IST
The total number of coronavirus-affected people in the state is now 379. There have been three fatalities, according to the Union Health Ministry
- Apr 14, 2020 04:56 PM IST
The World Health Organization issued a stern warning Monday not to use the TB vaccine against COVD-19, unless and until studies prove it works.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:54 PM IST
Biogen employees unwittingly spread the coronavirus from Massachusetts to Indiana, Tennessee and North Carolina.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:53 PM IST
New cases were found in Muslim Nagar, Kalyanwadi, Janata Society and Rajiv Nagar localities of Dharavi, the BMC said.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:50 PM IST
According to a study, over 81 percent of the people believe that their sleep schedule will improve after the lockdown ends.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:49 PM IST
Till now banks and NBFCs are offering the moratorium only to individual customers
- Apr 14, 2020 04:45 PM IST
In a country where flowers are so popular that some florists operate 24 hours a day, 1.2 million roses are being destroyed daily, the Russian Greenhouse Union said.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:37 PM IST
The quarterly parade of corporate earnings and management comments could reveal how much damage the pandemic will do and how long the pain will last.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:35 PM IST
But legal experts say a US president has quite limited power to order citizens back to their places of employment, or cities to reopen government buildings, transportation, or local businesses.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:30 PM IST
The tribunal said during the lockdown announced by the government, as part of the measures to contain the COVID-19 spread, the NGT restricted its work only to hearing of urgent matters, allowing its staff to work from home.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:20 PM IST
Growth in the world's second-biggest economy for 2020 was forecast at 2.5 percent, according to the median of 62 analysts surveyed by Reuters, which would mark the weakest clip since 1976, the final year of the decade-long Cultural Revolution that wrecked the economy.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:15 PM IST
"The country would be truly benefitted, if and only if the meaningful work is done," added Yadav.
- Apr 14, 2020 04:10 PM IST
More than 70 vaccine candidates are also in development around the world, with at least five in preliminary testing in people.