China, India pull back troops after high level talks

In the first signs of disengagement between Indian and Chinese troops on the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh, the soldiers of both sides have started moving back at PP14 in Galwan area. Continue Reading

US slams China for’delay’ in sharing information

The United States on Friday slammed China for the delay in sharing information with its technical experts on the deadly coronavirus. Continue Reading

Trade with China will continue: Pak

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday rejected the impression that there would be any stoppage of trade with China in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Continue Reading

Italy overtakes China with most virus deaths

Italy has surpassed China as the country with the most deaths from coronavirus as California, home to more than 39 million people, was placed under lockdown in the most drastic containment measure yet by a US state. Continue Reading

Total confirmed corona cases in India reaches 52

The number of confirmed cases of novel corona virus in the country has risen to 52, with two fresh positive cases one each from Delhi and Rajasthan being reported, the health ministry said today. Continue Reading

RBI ready to take measures to contain corona virus challenges: Das

Reserve Bank governor Shaktikanta Das today assured that the central bank will take every measure needed to secure the economy against the challenges arising from the corona virus epidemic. Continue Reading

Editorial: Coronavirus threat

On the impact of Coronavirus on the economy, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman sought to allay any fears saying there is no need to immediately press the panic button, but things could get challenging if the issues prolong for another two or three weeks, citing feedback from the pharmaceutical and electronic industries, which depend heavily on imports of raw material from China. Continue Reading

US President says “corona virus problem to be over soon”

US President Donald Trump today said that the corona virus epidemic will soon be brought under control as China has been working very hard. Continue Reading

Death toll in China’s corona virus jumps to 2,236

“The death toll in China’s novel corona virus has gone up to 2,236 with 118 more deaths reported mostly from the hard-hit Hubei province.The overall confirmed infection cases have climbed to 75,465”,Chinese health officials said. Continue Reading