Indiaâs economy shrinks as COVID-19 slams small businessesNovember 28th, 2020 20:27 The Indian government has committed $50 billion, roughly 2% of Indiaâs annual economic output, to help small businesses, as well as cash transfers to low-income workers as part of a $266 billion economic package.
For the world economy, a grim slog tempered by new hopesNovember 28th, 2020 19:27 With the United States suffering its most rampant transmission yet and with major nations in Europe again under lockdown, prospects remain grim for a meaningful worldwide recovery before the middle of next year and far longer in some economies.
PM Modi visits Serum Institute November 28th, 2020 18:27
Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Serum Institute of India (SII) to review the status of the SII’s vaccine candidate and to know about its launch,
Covid-19: AP reports 625 new casesNovember 28th, 2020 18:27
Andhra Pradesh has detected 625 new Covid-19 positive cases in the last 24 hours. According to the bulletin released on Saturday, out of 49,348 sampl
Sanjay Raut hits back at Devendra Fadnavis for his barb against CM Uddhav ThackerayNovember 28th, 2020 16:27 Earlier in the day, Fadnavis told reporters that he had not seen any chief minister in Maharashtra, other than Uddhav Thackeray, who threatened the opposition "so much", and said his (the CM#39;#39;s) recent interview to #39;#39;Saamana#39;#39; (Shiv Sena mouthpiece) did not befit the constitutional post he held.
Government#39;s ethanol push prompts sugar mills to raise productionNovember 28th, 2020 15:27 "The mills this year have decided to produce certain quantity of ethanol to be sold in the domestic market. It means that there will not be any glut of sugar in the market. There will be limited surplus stock of it this year," Maharashtra Sugar Commissioner Shekhar Gaikwad said.
#39;Delhi Chalo#39; explainer: What the farmers#39; protest is all aboutNovember 28th, 2020 14:27 On Saturday morning, it wasn#39;t clear if they will agree to move to the Burari ground on the outskirts of the city, where police said they can continue with their protest. Many protesters were demanding a better venue in the centre of Delhi. Originally, the protest was meant to be on November 26 and 27.
PM Modi reaches Hyderabad to visit Bharat Biotech plantNovember 28th, 2020 14:27 He will be proceeding to Bharat Biotech#39;s facility located at Genome valley, a life sciences cluster about 20 km from the AF base, officials said. Covid-19 vaccine, Covaxin, being developed byBharat Biotech in collaboration with Indian Council of Medical Research and National Institute of Virologyis now undergoing phase-3 trials.
China#39;s first domestically made nuclear reactor goes onlineNovember 28th, 2020 12:27 The reactor, which was connected to the national grid on Friday, can generate 10 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity each year and cut carbon emissions by 8.16 million tons, according to China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC).
Amazon cancels Utopia after one season November 28th, 2020 12:27
Amazon has pulled the plug on conspiracy thriller series Utopia after just one season. An adaptation of the 2013 British drama of the same name, the