As lockdown continues, Indian government eases rules allowing withdrawals from EPF accounts

As lockdown continues, Indian government eases rules allowing withdrawals from EPF accounts

New Delhi: Indians are facing a financial crunch due to the lockdown imposed throughout the country for containing the spread of the Novel Coronavirus. Given the situation, the government has allowed the working class to withdraw funds from their Employees Provident Fund (EPFO), which comes as a significant relief for the millions of EPFO subscribers.   […]

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Brazil President opposed to lockdown

Brazil President opposed to lockdown

Sao Paolo – Coronavirus has claimed 92 lives in Brazil till today and there are 3,400 Coronavirus cases in the country. Demand for a lockdown in the country, given the experiences in other countries, is becoming stronger in Brazil. But Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro is not willing to accept the demand; he says that the […]

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India still in the Local transmission phase of Coronavirus, clarifies the Health Ministry

India still in the Local transmission phase of Coronavirus, clarifies the Health Ministry

New Delhi: – The mention of the ‘Limited Community Transmission’ in the Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), issued by the Union Health Ministry created a sensation. But the Health Ministry later on clarified that this type of transmission is yet to begin in India and India is still in the local transmission phase of Coronavirus. Luv […]

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Israel should be prepared for an unavoidable lockdown, announces Israeli Internal Security Minister

Israel should be prepared for an unavoidable lockdown, announces Israeli Internal Security Minister

Jerusalem: Israeli Internal Security Minister Gilad Erdan announced that ‘It is necessary to impose a short-term lockdown to win over the Coronavirus pandemic and avoid loss of lives. The Israeli police should be prepared for this.’ The Israeli health ministry too said that a lockdown might be necessary to stop the spread of Coronavirus. Israel […]

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Italian Prime Minister declares lockdown in the entire country to stop Coronavirus, Japan and Philippines also prepare for emergency 

Italian Prime Minister declares lockdown in the entire country to stop Coronavirus, Japan and Philippines also prepare for emergency 

Rome/Tokyo/Geneva: – The Coronavirus epidemic in Italy has not been contained despite a lockdown of nearly one-fourth of the country, two days ago. Therefore, Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte announced the decision to lock down the entire country. This imposes nearly a total travel ban on all the 60 million Italian citizens. All the public programs […]

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16 Pakistani soldiers killed in the attack by Baloch freedom fighters

16 Pakistani soldiers killed in the attack by Baloch freedom fighters

Quetta: A Baloch rebel organisation attacked the location of the Pakistan military in the Baluchistan province, killing 16 soldiers. As per the information, Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were believed to be trained there and the Pakistani soldiers themselves were guarding them. However, the organisation Baluchistan Liberation Tigers launched a crushing attack, destroying the military base and seizing […]

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Chinese Wuhan virus claims 26 lives, lockdown in 14 cities with population more than 40 million

Chinese Wuhan virus claims 26 lives, lockdown in 14 cities with population more than 40 million

Beijing/Wuhan: The Wuhan virus, sending panic waves across China, as well as the world, has claimed 26 lives so far. The number of people infected by the virus is 830, only in China and 850 people affected by the virus have been found in eight other countries. The epidemic is spreading in China at a […]

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The US threatens Iraq to block dollar transactions, reports US newspaper

The US threatens Iraq to block dollar transactions, reports US newspaper

Washington: The United States issued a stern warning to Iraq that it should drop the thought of US military withdrawal. Otherwise, the United States block dollar remittances received against crude oil sales. All the Iraqi accounts in US banks will be frozen. A leading US newspaper carried this report; Iraq demanded the US soldiers to […]

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