Coronavirus – Big ATM cash, minimum balance, Income Tax, GST, PAN, Aadhaar announcements made by Modi government- All details here

Coronavirus – In a big development in the view of coronavirus outbreak, Modi government has given a major relief to the common man, traders, MSMEs, big corporates and others too. Addressing a press conference, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, MoS Finance Anurag Thakur with officials made many key announcements to give relief in the troubled…

US reports 10,000 Coronavirus cases in a single day

Washington: Over 10,000 confirmed coronavirus cases were reported in a single day in the US, raising the number of COVID-19 patients to 43,734, as President Donald Trump signed an executive order to prevent hoarding of vital medical supplies and personal protective equipment. The US also for the first time registered over 130 deaths in a day…

Samsung Exynos chipsets 3rd in terms of market share

Seoul, Samsung’s Exynos chipset division has become the third largest supplier in the world od smartphones. According to Counterpoint Research, Exynos chips grabbed a 14.1 per cent market share in 2019, up 2.2 per cent points compared to the last year. Qualcomm and MediaTek remained the top two players in the mobile chipset market, taking…

Know Pablo Escobar? Hail his hippos who’re restoring a lost world

New York: If you are in awe with Narcos and their dazzling yet dangerous escapades like cocaine kingpin Pablo Escobar, love his hippos too as those animals may help counteract a legacy of extinction, say researchers. When Escobar was shot dead in 1993, the four hippos he brought to his private zoo in Colombia were…

Heat kills coronavirus, after all!

Summer is fast-approaching most parts of the world. However, it coincides with one of the biggest pandemics our societies have witnessed: the novel coronavirus COVID-19. As of figures from today, more than 380,000 cases have been registered worldwide. Additionally, over 16,500 have died. The global tally of the recovered patients so far stands at 100,000….

Pakistan hopes to defeat Covid19 outbreak

Pak PM’s aide rules out countrywide lockdown, assures of availability of daily items Pakistan on Tuesday expressed the hope that the government, with the cooperation of the people, will soon get be able to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic and, to this effect, strict measures are being taken gradually. Special assistant to Prime…

Pakistan hopes to defeat coronavirus pandemic

Pakistan on Tuesday expressed the hope that the government, with the cooperation of the people, will soon get be able to contain the spread of the coronavirus pandemic and, to this effect, strict measures are being taken gradually. Special assistant to Prime Minister on health, Dr Zafar Mirza, said that no countrywide lockdown is being…

China to lift 3-month lockdown over Hubei province, Wuhan city

Beijing/Wuhan: China on Tuesday announced that it will lift the three-month lockdown on more than 50 million people in the central Hubei province, the epicentre of the deadly coronavirus outbreak, on Wednesday as the COVID-19 began to abate. The prolonged lockdown of Hubei’s capital Wuhan will end on April 8, lifting the mass quarantine over the…

Greta Thunberg says she may have coronavirus

Stockholm: Cimate activist Greta Thunberg said Tuesday that it was “extremely likely” that she had contracted the new coronavirus, after experiencing several symptoms following a trip to central Europe. “Around ten days ago I started feeling some symptoms… I was feeling tired, had shivers, a sore throat and coughed,” the teenage climate champion said in…