Jul 19, 2021 09:35 AM IST
A marginal blip, but bank well poised to leap forward
- Jul 14, 2021 03:02 PM IST
The increase in 'R factor' in some of the states is a "matter of concern", the Home Ministry stated in its advisory on coronavirus restrictions.
- Jul 05, 2021 05:37 PM IST
The permission to reopen the schools passedin COVID-19-free gram panchayats comes amid the dwindling caseload in most parts of the state.
- Jun 26, 2021 11:02 PM IST
Gyms and banquet halls in Delhi have remained shut since April 19, when the national capital came under the grip of a raging second wave of the pandemic.
- Jun 20, 2021 07:12 PM IST
In Chennai and three other districts placed under tier-3, private and government offices can resume operation.
- Jun 20, 2021 06:47 PM IST
Even before the pandemic, India recorded about 50 mucormycosis cases a year, compared with, on average, a single case every two years in the United States and Western Europe.
- Jun 19, 2021 04:05 PM IST
The number of coronavirus cases in Telangana, along with positivity rate, has dropped significantly and the "situation has come under control", the Chief Minister's Office said. All restrictions, including night curfews, have been completely lifted, it added.
- Jun 13, 2021 10:23 PM IST
Shops, with effect from June 14, would be allowed to operate daily from 9 am to 8 pm, the order stated. Malls would also be allowed to remain open till 8 pm.
- Jun 11, 2021 02:40 PM IST
The apex court struck down the plea stating the reliefs sought by the petitioners are in the realm of policymaking and "we are not experts on matters of finance".
- Jun 08, 2021 08:19 PM IST
The AIIMS Director said: “According to the second wave data, out of all the children admitted to hospitals with COVID-19, 60-70 percent had co-morbidities or low immunity; some were even on chemotherapy."
- Jun 07, 2021 05:26 PM IST
Announcing a major departure from the current vaccination policy, the prime minister said that the state-level procurement of vaccines would now be taken over by the Centre.
- Jun 05, 2021 04:36 PM IST
The May GST collections saw a 27.6 per cent drop from record sum of Rs 1.41 lakh crore in April, which was the highest monthly collection since the introduction of the nationwide tax.
- Jun 05, 2021 03:37 PM IST
Maharashtra, the worst-affected state due to the second wave in terms of official caseload, recorded the death of 23 doctors, the medical body said.
- May 30, 2021 09:03 PM IST
On a potential third wave of the pandemic, Uddhav Thackeray said it cannot be predicted when it will come. "We need to ensure that even if there is a third wave, economy should keep moving," he added.
- May 24, 2021 11:34 AM IST
Last year, what helped corporate profitability was significant reduction in expenses. Travel-costs, office costs, rental costs came down significantly. So, profitability improved because margins improved. "If this trend continues, we should see more stability in stock prices," says the President at DSP Investment Managers.
- May 23, 2021 09:16 PM IST
The country's cumulative death count was below two lakh before the onset of the second wave of the pandemic.
- May 21, 2021 05:25 PM IST
The effect of the pandemic has been so vast that despite all efforts, numerous lives were lost, the prime minister said in a voice choked with emotion.
- May 20, 2021 08:48 PM IST
The rating incorporates Moody's expectation that OYO will continue to incur losses over the next 2-3 years and that its path to profitability remains uncertain in light of travel restrictions due to the pandemic.
- May 20, 2021 07:35 PM IST
To help ease the hardship being faced by several stakeholders due to the current COVID-19 crisis in the country in the wake of the second wave of the pandemic, the Government of India on May 20 extended the timelines for certain compliances.
- May 18, 2021 06:20 PM IST
As hundreds of children across the country are faced with the twin crisis of loss of parents and lack of resources, many state governments stepped in to announce free aid for kids.
- May 17, 2021 05:56 PM IST
The resurgence of COVID-19 has "dented but not debilitated" economic activity in the first half of first quarter of financial year 2021-22, the Reserve Bank said.
- May 16, 2021 09:05 PM IST
Chowdhury further stated that Congress president Sonia Gandhi has suggested that the Centre should "provide free food grains to the needy" along with Rs 6,000 per month to all unemployed persons.
- May 16, 2021 08:26 PM IST
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, while announcing the scheme, said that there is a "need to avoid the kind of situation that was prevailing in the villages of Uttar Pradesh".
- May 15, 2021 03:05 PM IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi also directed that a "refresher training for properly operating ventilators" should be provided to healthcare workers if necessary.
- May 10, 2021 02:13 PM IST
Epidemiologist Dr Giridhara Babu said he is really worried about what will happen in rural India now, as these districts lack testing capacity and healthcare systems, with many deaths going unnoticed.