649 confirmed corona cases in India; 13 dead: Health Ministry

649 confirmed corona cases in India; 13 dead: Health Ministry

🕔14:26, 26.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 26  Total number of coronavirus cases in the country has risen to 649, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday. While 593 are active cases, 42 have been cured or discharged, 1 migrated patient

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India likely to go in for a $18bn recovery package

India likely to go in for a $18bn recovery package

🕔12:22, 26.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) India is said to be preparing a more than $18 billion recovery and sustainability package for its industries and large workforce in the unorganised sector, industry sources in the know said on Wednesday. Not just putting

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Facebook, Google may lose over $44bn in ad revenue in 2020

Facebook, Google may lose over $44bn in ad revenue in 2020

🕔10:22, 26.Mar 2020

San Francisco, March 26  The novel coronavirus pandemic can wipe out more than $44 billion in global ad revenue for the tech giants Facebook and Google in 2020 as digital advertising runs dry, a new report has predicted. According to

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Modi to participate in virtual G20 summit on COVID-19

Modi to participate in virtual G20 summit on COVID-19

🕔10:20, 26.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 26  Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the G-20 conference on the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday through video conferencing. An unprecendented move, the conference has been named G-20 Virtual and is being chaired by Saudi Arabia. It

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Spain’s Deputy PM tests positive for coronavirus

Spain’s Deputy PM tests positive for coronavirus

🕔07:30, 26.Mar 2020

Madrid, March 26 Spain’s Deputy Prime Minister Carmen Calvo has tested positive for the novel coronavirus or COVID-19 that has claimed over 20,000 lives across the world so far, officials said. Reports citing a Spanish government statement said Calvo tested positive

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China ready to boost coordination, confidence against COVID-19: Xi

China ready to boost coordination, confidence against COVID-19: Xi

🕔07:29, 26.Mar 2020

Beijing, March 26  Chinese President Xi Jinping has said China is ready to work with all other parties to step up coordination against COVID-19 and shore up confidence in the international community. Xi made the remarks on Wednesday during a

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Over 74,000 COVID-19 cases in Italy, toll reaches 7,503

Over 74,000 COVID-19 cases in Italy, toll reaches 7,503

🕔07:27, 26.Mar 2020

Rome, March 26  The coronavirus pandemic has claimed 7,503 lives in Italy, while the cumulative number of confirmed cases have reached 74,386, Italian authorities said. Active infections grew by 3,491 cases on the daily basis, bringing the total active infections

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35 companies in race to produce wonder vaccine to prevent COVID-19, trials started

35 companies in race to produce wonder vaccine to prevent COVID-19, trials started

🕔07:26, 26.Mar 2020

London, March 26  As the world anxiously awaits a possible vaccine to prevent thousands of people getting infected from COVID-19 virus, around 35 pharmaceutical companies and institutes are racing against time to create such a vaccine. At least four such

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Modi talks to Putin about coronavirus pandemic

Modi talks to Putin about coronavirus pandemic

🕔07:25, 26.Mar 2020

New Delhi, March 26  Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation today with the President of the Russian Federation Vladimir V. Putin. The two leaders discussed the global situation in the context of COVID-19 pandemic. The Prime Minister conveyed

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Macron launches army operation to win war against COVID-19

Macron launches army operation to win war against COVID-19

🕔07:24, 26.Mar 2020

Paris, March 26  Declaring a war against “an invisible enemy”, French President Emmanuel Macron has announced an army operation “Resilience” to back the fight against the coronavirus pandemic and support the population. “We are at war and faced with the

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