Mar 23, 2020 06:00 PM IST
All district borders will be sealed and no inter-district transportation will be allowed.
- Mar 23, 2020 05:38 PM IST
"In the interest of the poor, it has been decided to serve free food for poor. Through Indira Canteen, free food will be served for the entire day for the poor," Yediyurappa told reporters.
- Mar 23, 2020 05:23 PM IST
"RIL has deployed the combined strengths of Reliance Foundation, Reliance Retail, Jio, Reliance Life Sciences, Reliance Industries, and all the 6,00,000 members of the Reliance Family on this action plan against COVID-19," the company said.
- Mar 23, 2020 05:21 PM IST
ITC has cut the price of a 55ml bottle of hand sanitiser from Rs 77 to Rs 27
- Mar 23, 2020 05:15 PM IST
India's largest lender, State Bank of India (SBI), has already rolled out this emergency credit line and the other state-owned lenders are also expected to follow suit shortly, industry officials said.
- Mar 23, 2020 05:06 PM IST
Since campus placements have been postponed due to COVID-19 threat, students careers are at risk.
- Mar 23, 2020 05:03 PM IST
Remote working, social distancing, and work from home have emerged as the new buzzwords that everyone is talking of and relying on for seamless operations in these distressing times.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:54 PM IST
The Montreal-based carrier is laying off about 3,600 employees, plus 1,549 flight attendants at its low-cost subsidiary Rouge, according to Wesley Lesosky, head of the Air Canada component of the Canadian Union of Public Employees.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:53 PM IST
As key states such as Maharashtra, Gujarat, Rajasthan and Punjab have been placed under lockdown until March 31, many commodity traders have raised concerns over the derivatives market operations.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:42 PM IST
Lower exports from the world's biggest sugar producer could support global prices that have fallen nearly a third from a February 12 peak and help rivals such as Brazil to increase exports.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:30 PM IST
Known for packaged products like Maggi soups, KitKat chocolate bars and Nescafe instant coffee, Nestle has over 290,000 employees around the world.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:25 PM IST
The bank, which has an outreach of over 2.6 crore customers across the country, has set aside Rs 100 crore to support customers, employees, vendors, government agencies and the community at large towards curbing the spread of coronavirus.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:25 PM IST
It can be a serious disease for younger people, and many millennials have chronic physical and mental health conditions.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:22 PM IST
The country registered 55 fresh cases from different parts, taking the tally to 415 which includes 41 foreign nationals and seven deaths. Gujarat, Bihar and Maharashtra reported a death each on March 22.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:20 PM IST
Even for those who witnessed the Global Financial Crisis of 2008, these are unusual and turbulent times in the capital markets
- Mar 23, 2020 04:14 PM IST
A popular textbook theory is fast gaining traction to deal with the economic fallout of COVID-19 - 'Helicopter Drop' of money.
- Mar 23, 2020 04:10 PM IST
"We need to come up with big, powerful economic and fiscal measures that meets the enormous magnitude of the hit from the coronavirus outbreak," Shinzo Abe told parliament on March 23.
- Mar 23, 2020 03:46 PM IST
"For the full year, we now expect India's real GDP growth to slow further to 4 percent year-on-year in FY21 (previously 5.1 percent)," UBS said in a research note.
- Mar 23, 2020 03:41 PM IST
Because the virus settles primarily with the respiratory tract — the nose, mouth and lungs — it is highly contagious when people sneeze, cough or exchange respiratory droplets with others.
- Mar 23, 2020 03:40 PM IST
The government had on March 19 banned export of all ventilators, surgical/disposable masks and textile raw material used for making masks with immediate effect in wake of the coronavirus outbreak.
- Mar 23, 2020 03:35 PM IST
Many firms have withdrawn earnings forecasts, anticipating a drop in consumer demand and economic slump, but performance at electronics retailers and chipmakers is hinting at benefits from the shift in work culture.
- Mar 23, 2020 03:28 PM IST
"The tireless efforts of the reporters, camerapersons and technicians are a great service to the nation. The media should counter pessimism and panic through positive communication. COVID-19 is a lifetime challenge and it needs to be tackled through new and innovative solutions," Modi told the mediapersons, according to a statement issued by the Prime Minister's Office (PMO).
- Mar 23, 2020 03:22 PM IST
The sharp decline (38 percent year-on-year) is said to be the biggest ever and has been attributed to disruption in supply chains due to the coronavirus outbreak
- Mar 23, 2020 03:20 PM IST
In Karnataka, 27 cases of the novel coronavirus, or COVID-19, have been recorded so far.
- Mar 23, 2020 03:15 PM IST
Minutes before Speaker Om Birla adjourned the House sine die, it passed the Finance Bill 2020 without any discussion.