Coronavirus in Mumbai: 857 cases, 381 areas sealed, masks made mandatory

Coronavirus in Mumbai: 857 cases, 381 areas sealed, masks made mandatory

Mumbai: Number of Coronavirus cases has reached 1,297 in Maharashtra. Of these, 60% of cases are in Mumbai amounting to 857 infections. On Thursday, nine deaths were reported from Mumbai, and 79 new cases were added. The number of cases in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region surged by 143 between Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Areas […]

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US President Trump warns to stop funding WHO

US President Trump warns to stop funding WHO

Washington: US President Donald Trump stated that ‘The World Health Organisation (WHO) is favouring China. It is incorrect. Therefore, the United States will stop funding the WHO.’ The WHO tried to cover for China by taking a very sloppy stand regarding the Coronavirus pandemic. The United States, the United Kingdom and Japan have criticised that […]

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Some Indian states propose an extension of lockdown

Some Indian states propose an extension of lockdown

New Delhi: The lockdown period of 21 days is ending on 14th April. However, some states demanded an extension to the lockdown, given the surge in Coronavirus cases in India. Talks have commenced after that to consider an extension to the lockdown. Given the developments, the Union Health Ministry said that the decision would be […]

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Iran threatens to launch crushing attacks on US warships

Iran threatens to launch crushing attacks on US warships

Tehran/Washington: The Iranian Defence chief has threatened the US saying, ‘We are closely monitoring the US movements in the Persian Gulf. So, if the United States makes the slightest move against us, we will launch crushing attacks on US interests in the region’. Iran’s remarks came in reply to the warning US President Donald Trump […]

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Coronavirus claims 1,100 lives in US in 24 hours

Coronavirus claims 1,100 lives in US in 24 hours

Washington: – Coronavirus has claimed 1,139 lives in the last 24 hours in the United States, and 45,000 new cases have been reported. John Hopkins University has said that 25% of the Coronavirus cases are in the United States alone. A million people have contracted the Coronavirus infection around the world, except the sparsely populated […]

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President of the Philippines orders ’Shoot them dead’

President of the Philippines orders ’Shoot them dead’

Manila: – Rodrigo Duterte, President of the Philippines, ordered shooting the people creating anarchy, violating the rules of the lockdown. The Philippines military and police have been issued these orders. Through this, Rodrigo Duterte, the President of the Philippines, has issued orders for extreme action against the offenders, violating the lockdown. Coronavirus has claimed 96 […]

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Japan accuses WHO of siding China

Japan accuses WHO of siding China

Tokyo: – Japanese Deputy Prime Minister, Taro Aso, passed a vitriolic remark ‘The world Health Organisation (WHO), adopting a soft stand against China, guilty of hiding the early signs of Coronavirus pandemic, should be renamed as China Health Organisation.’ At the same time, the Japanese Deputy Prime Minister also objected that the WHO Director-General is […]

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Maharashtra govt announces major relief for milk farmers

Maharashtra govt announces major relief for milk farmers

Mumbai: Milk farmers are suffering significant losses as the lockdown has resulted in a decline in the sale of milk. Maharashtra is currently under lockdown for containing the spread of the Novel Coronavirus. The Maharashtra state government has therefore taken the decision to purchase 1 lakh litres of milk from the farmers, at the rate […]

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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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US can call it a success if it can hold number of deaths under a hundred thousand, President Trump says

US can call it a success if it can hold number of deaths under a hundred thousand, President Trump says

Washington: US President Donald Trump issued a statement saying, ‘It will be a win for the US administration if they can keep the number of Coronavirus deaths under a hundred thousand.’ The announcement has caused a sensation in the United States. Nevertheless, he also highlighted that if the administration had not taken effective measures, the […]

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