migrants, workers

Covid-19: Govt issues guidelines for movement of workers to workplace

The Union government said workers stranded in relief camps may go to work in the states they are in on Sunday, but did not allow … Read more

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26 Navy personnel in Western Naval Command test positive for coronavirus

In a major development, 26 people from the Indian Navy, serving at the Western Naval Command in Mumbai, tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), … Read more

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Covid-19: Petrol pumps won't sell you fuel if you are not wearing a mask

If you are not wearing a mask during the current lockout to control the spread of coronavirus, you may no longer be able to drive … Read more

International Monetary Fund

Covid-19: Global economic contraction in H1 of 2020 inevitable, says IMF

Speech at the Development Committee meeting at the annual spring meeting of the The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, IMF Managing Director Kristalina … Read more

testing, private laboratories, labs, vaccines, doctors, nurses, health, coronavirus

Covid-19 Factoid: Surge in Iran's critical cases, and UK's grim milestone

The global count of confirmed coronavirus infections currently stands at 2.2 million, with six countries reporting more than 100,000 cases. The United States, which has … Read more

coronavirus

India coronavirus dispatch: Can aviation industry recover from pandemic?

Here is a summary of important articles on coronaviruses from Indian publications. From knowledge sharing during the Covid-19 pandemic to quarantine guidelines for healthcare professionals … Read more

coronavirus

World coronavirus dispatch: China's GDP contraction, and Iran's credit woes

Talks for the reopening of economies are gaining ground globally. The United States, which has been the most affected by the Covid-19 pandemic, plans to … Read more

coronavirus

2,700 km in 3 days: Women drives car across 6 states to meet sick son

A 50-year-old woman traveled 2,700 km in a 6-state car to meet her gravely ill son, a BSF jawan in Jodhpur, despite strict locking restrictions … Read more

coronavirus

India agrees to sell HCQ tablets to Malaysia to fight Covid-19: Report

India has agreed to sell hydroxychloroquine tablets in Malaysia for the treatment of Covid-19 patients, said a Malaysian minister Reuters Wednesday, with New Delhi partially … Read more