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  • After a strong exit to FY21, will the cement sector stay strong through mini lockdowns? Apr 23, 2021 08:48 AM IST

    After a strong exit to FY21, will the cement sector stay strong through mini lockdowns?

    Until now, it was believed that Tier II cities, where housing and rural infrastructure projects have been progressing well, are less likely to be affected by the virulent second wave. But latest data say otherwise

  • Migrant labourers, unemployed youth or women workers: Who was the face of India’s COVID-19 induced unemployment? Mar 31, 2021 10:19 PM IST

    Migrant labourers, unemployed youth or women workers: Who was the face of India’s COVID-19 induced unemployment?

    Lockdown affected thousands of lives last year when COVID cases were at peak and everything was done to contain the spread of the virus. From unemployment to migrant labourers marching home, to people staying indoors, we saw it all. But the moot question is who suffered the most? Was it income less labourers or young unemployed youth or women workers? Let’s find out in this video

  • Online auction of antique jewels the new playground for super-rich Indians amid lockdown Jul 04, 2020 04:52 PM IST

    Online auction of antique jewels the new playground for super-rich Indians amid lockdown

    The gems and jewellery segment in India may be facing losses of Rs 75,000 crore, but affluent Indians have found a new obsession: online jewellery auction of rare and collectable pieces with pedigree and provenance.

  • PM Narendra Modi speech: PM announces extension of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana till November-end Jun 30, 2020 04:23 PM IST

    PM Narendra Modi speech: PM announces extension of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana till November-end

    According to the PM, the extension of PM Garib Kalyan Yojana will cost Rs 90,000 crore to the Centre

  • In pics | Domestic flights resume across India after 2 months of coronavirus-led lockdown May 25, 2020 04:47 PM IST

    In pics | Domestic flights resume across India after 2 months of coronavirus-led lockdown

    Several states mandated quarantine for air passenger in a bid to prevent a surge in coronavirus cases. Several airlines cancelled flights without giving any prior notice to passengers.

  • In pics | People trickle outdoors as many states ease COVID-19 lockdown restrictions May 19, 2020 06:12 PM IST

    In pics | People trickle outdoors as many states ease COVID-19 lockdown restrictions

    As India entered its fourth phase of lockdown that began on May 18, several states eased the curbs to open up key economic activities in almost all areas except in the containment zones or high-risk locations.

  • In pics | Life of an artist inside four walls during the lockdown May 15, 2020 07:22 PM IST

    In pics | Life of an artist inside four walls during the lockdown

    Here’s how artist Network18's Rajkamal Aich coping with lockdown, keeping his creative juices flowing.

  • In pics | Indian Railways takes home 8 lakh migrant workers amid lockdown - check which state ran highest number of trains May 15, 2020 04:05 PM IST

    In pics | Indian Railways takes home 8 lakh migrant workers amid lockdown - check which state ran highest number of trains

    Every Shramik train has 24 coached with 74 seats each. However only 54 people are allowed in one coach to maintain social distancing norms to stem the spread of COVID-19.

  • Explained | Contribution of migrant labour to Indian economy May 13, 2020 10:14 AM IST

    Explained | Contribution of migrant labour to Indian economy

    Moneycontrol's Shraddha Sharma explains how migrant labour is the silent contributor to the Indian economy.

  • In Pics | Empty railway stations see some activity as Indian Railways partially resumes services May 12, 2020 07:49 PM IST

    In Pics | Empty railway stations see some activity as Indian Railways partially resumes services

    The Railways is partially resuming its services after one-and-a-half months.

  • Business Insights| Home vs livelihood: The dilemma of migrant workers May 05, 2020 09:27 PM IST

    Business Insights| Home vs livelihood: The dilemma of migrant workers

    Special buses and trains have been arranged at the request of state governments to ferry stranded people home.

  • Suicide leading cause for over 300 lockdown-related deaths in India, reveals study May 03, 2020 06:34 PM IST

    Suicide leading cause for over 300 lockdown-related deaths in India, reveals study

    Other causes of the “non-coronavirus deaths” were withdrawal (a medical condition) and exhaustion.

  • GST audit guidelines need to be reviewed to include video conferencing: Experts May 03, 2020 05:55 PM IST

    GST audit guidelines need to be reviewed to include video conferencing: Experts

    Experts say that with social distancing being a 'new normal' now, GST officials might have to explore more virtual verifications.

  • Slideshow | Impact of coronavirus lockdown on India's economy May 01, 2020 05:38 PM IST

    Slideshow | Impact of coronavirus lockdown on India's economy

    The nationwide lockdown in India has crippled the country's economy.

  • In Pics | Animal lovers come to the rescue of stray animals during lockdown Apr 28, 2020 08:16 PM IST

    In Pics | Animal lovers come to the rescue of stray animals during lockdown

    The lockdown restrictions aren't a deterrent for these animal lovers as they ensure that the stray animals don't starve.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | Health ministry issues new guidelines for home isolation. Here's all you need to know Apr 28, 2020 04:49 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | Health ministry issues new guidelines for home isolation. Here's all you need to know

    Caregivers and all close contacts of such cases should take hydroxychloroquine prophylaxis as prescribed by the treating medical officer

  • Coronavirus lockdown | Food travels by car, bike and boat to reach this tiny island on the Yamuna Apr 28, 2020 04:32 PM IST

    Coronavirus lockdown | Food travels by car, bike and boat to reach this tiny island on the Yamuna

    Residents of Mayur Vihar Phase-I send food to the 80 islanders once a day

  • Coronavirus pandemic | Cops over 55 years can stay home, says Mumbai Police after 3 die of COVID-19 Apr 28, 2020 02:28 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | Cops over 55 years can stay home, says Mumbai Police after 3 die of COVID-19

    According to a central health ministry advisory, those above 55 are more prone to the Covid-19 infection and come under the high-risk category

  • Tamil Nadu builds makeshift walls to prevent inter-state movement Apr 27, 2020 07:00 PM IST

    Tamil Nadu builds makeshift walls to prevent inter-state movement

    Vellore District Collector says the wall will prevent unauthorised entry of people, including migrant labourers, who use vehicles to enter Tamil Nadu without valid permission

  • In Pics: Check out these eerie images of city life disrupted by the novel coronavirus Apr 20, 2020 01:38 PM IST

    In Pics: Check out these eerie images of city life disrupted by the novel coronavirus

    India has extended the nationwide lockdown until May 3 to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus. Though some of the restrictions are eased in relatively less-affected areas, most of the new measures are targeted at easing pressure on farming and manufacturing sectors. Here is a look at city life that has come to a sudden standstill during the lockdown.

  • The eerie, unusual emptiness of Dalal Street sums up Mumbai lockdown Apr 16, 2020 07:59 AM IST

    The eerie, unusual emptiness of Dalal Street sums up Mumbai lockdown

    Here are some pictures of empty Dalal Street amid lockdown due to ongoing pandemic.

  • In pics | New lockdown guidelines: What is allowed and what is not Apr 15, 2020 02:43 PM IST

    In pics | New lockdown guidelines: What is allowed and what is not

    The Government of India Information and Broadcasting has published a set of revised consolidated guidelines of the Ministry of Home Affairs on April 15 about what is allowed and what is not with effect from April 20.

  • Lockdown Relaxation | Devil lies in the implementation Apr 15, 2020 12:40 PM IST

    Lockdown Relaxation | Devil lies in the implementation

    On paper, these guidelines can help growth recover but their on-ground implementation is crucial for success

  • In Pics | Here's what top corporate leaders have to say on lockdown extension Apr 14, 2020 10:20 PM IST

    In Pics | Here's what top corporate leaders have to say on lockdown extension

    How did India Inc react to PM Narendra Modi's announcement? Check out here

  • In pics | PM Modi wants every Indian to keep these 7 promises in fight against coronavirus Apr 14, 2020 06:24 PM IST

    In pics | PM Modi wants every Indian to keep these 7 promises in fight against coronavirus

    As PM Modi extended the nationwide lockdown until May 3, he sought seven promises from every Indian. Check out what the PM seeks.

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