Coronavirus cases rise to 873 in India, death toll 19

The number of COVID-19 cases climbed to 873 in India today with the death toll rising to 19, according to the Union Health Ministry. Continue Reading

COVID-19: Maharashtra tally now 159 as six more test positive

With six more persons testing positive for coronavirus in Maharashtra, the total number of such cases in the state has gone up to 159, officials said today. Continue Reading

Brahma Kumaris chief Rajyogini Dadi Janki passes away

Brahma Kumaris chief Rajyogini Dadi Janki breathed her last at Global Hospital in Rajasthan’s Mount Abu today. She was 104. Continue Reading

Lockdown will dent India’s growth: Analysts

ING Group said in a note that the three-week nationwide lockdown will significantly dent India’s GDP growth, making this an even worse year for the economy than the 2008 global financial crisis. Continue Reading

Coronavirus: Modi welcomes RBI move

Welcoming RBI’s move to reduce rates, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today tweeted, “Today @RBI has taken giant steps to safeguard our economy from the impact of the Coronavirus. The announcements will improve liquidity, reduce cost of funds, help middle class and businesses.” Continue Reading

Covid 19: 724 cases in India, death toll 18

The death toll due to COVID-19 rose to 18 in the country today and the number of coronavirus cases climbed to 724, according to the Health Ministry. Continue Reading

Protecting domestic economy is priority: RBI Governor

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das today said the priority is to undertake strong and purposeful action to protect domestic economy. Continue Reading

Covid-19: 664 cases in India, 16 dead

Fresh cases are being reported from across the country, with the number affected persons in Tamilnadu standing at 26. Continue Reading