Petrol, diesel price may rise as duty hiked by Rs 3/l over global prices

Petrol, diesel price may rise as duty hiked by Rs 3/l over global prices

🕔11:59, 14.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 14 Government has taken the bait provided by unusually low global oil prices to raise excise duty on petrol and diesel to raise revenue that has been severely impacted by a slowing economy. It raised excise duty on

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After Trump declares emergency, Democrats pass COVID-19 relief package

After Trump declares emergency, Democrats pass COVID-19 relief package

🕔11:58, 14.Mar 2020

New York, March 14 (IANS) The Democrat-controlled House of Representatives passed a massive relief package on Saturday to help those affected by the coronavirus pandemic in the country, hours after President Donald Trump declared a national emergency to deal with the

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COVID 19: 81000 teachers to be trained online in Kerala

COVID 19: 81000 teachers to be trained online in Kerala

🕔11:56, 14.Mar 2020

Thiruvananthapuram, March 14  Necessity is the mother of invention goes the old saying and hence Kerala Infrastructure and Technology for Education (KITE) on Saturday decided to give specific IT training in an online mode for over 81,000 primary teachers in

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COVID-19 pandemic: US missions cancel all visa appointments

COVID-19 pandemic: US missions cancel all visa appointments

🕔11:55, 14.Mar 2020

Mumbai, March 14  In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, US Missions in India have cancelled all immigrant and non-immigrant visa appointments from Monday, March 16 onwards, according to an announcement on Saturday. “Your visa appointment stands as cancelled. Once Mission

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Oil India Limited and NRL signs COSA

Oil India Limited and NRL signs COSA

🕔11:51, 14.Mar 2020

Oil India Limited (OIL), India’s second largest National Exploration & Production company and Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) signed Crude Oil Sales Agreement (COSA) for sale and purchase of crude oil on 12March, 2020 at OIL’s Pipeline Headquarters in Narengi, Guwahati.

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COVID-19 may take 5 days to show symptoms : Study

COVID-19 may take 5 days to show symptoms : Study

🕔11:45, 14.Mar 2020

New York, March 11 Researchers have found that people who are infected with novel coronavirus (COVID-19) take five days on average to start showing symptoms of the virus. The deadly virus has so far claimed more than 3,000 lives globally.

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People with early COVID-19 symptoms most infectious : Study

People with early COVID-19 symptoms most infectious : Study

🕔11:43, 14.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 12 New Coronavirus patients with mild symptoms are most contagious and have the highest virus shedding in early infection days and become less infectious as the disease begins to weaken, according to a new study. The research,

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Europe now epicentre of coronavirus, says WHO

Europe now epicentre of coronavirus, says WHO

🕔11:40, 14.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 13 Europe is now the “epicentre” of the global coronavirus pandemic, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization said on Friday. His comments came as several countries in Europe reported steep rises in the

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MP shuts schools for indefinite period to prevent COVID-19 spread

MP shuts schools for indefinite period to prevent COVID-19 spread

🕔06:45, 14.Mar 2020

Bhopal, March 14  The Madhya Pradesh government has ordered closure of all private and government schools in the state for an indefinite period as a precautionary measure against the spread of novel coronavirus (COVID-19), a senior official said on Saturday.

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Trump declares state of emergency as COVID-19 cases exceed 1,800

Trump declares state of emergency as COVID-19 cases exceed 1,800

🕔06:43, 14.Mar 2020

New York, March 14  US President Donald Trump has declared a state of emergency over the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in order to make more funds available for fighting the fallout of the disease while reflecting symbolically the seriousness of

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Trump recalls ‘incredible 2 days’ in India; ‘loved’ Modi’s company

Trump recalls ‘incredible 2 days’ in India; ‘loved’ Modi’s company

🕔06:40, 14.Mar 2020

New York, March 14  In the midst of dealing with the declaration of a national emergency to fight the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, US President Donald Trump has recalled his “incredible two days” in India last month and said that

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