Hong Kong to offer HK$100 billion Covid-19 relief package: Report

Hong Kong’s government is set to announce measures to safeguard employment and ease the woes of businesses during the coronavirus pandemic. Shoppers at a Hong Kong market on March 30, 2020. (Photo: Reuters) HIGHLIGHTS Measures to be announced later today Aim to ease business woes, protect jobs 936 cases, 4 deaths so far in city … Read more Hong Kong to offer HK$100 billion Covid-19 relief package: Report

Halifax driver fined for driving more than double the speed limit

Posted April 8, 2020 4:40 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A Halifax woman who was caught driving more than double the speed limit has been fined over $2,000. Halifax Regional Police say its officers noticed a white Mercedes sedan speeding … Read more Halifax driver fined for driving more than double the speed limit

Two Covid-19 patients die in Pune district toll rises to 10

Till Tuesday, eight deaths were reported from Pune. Now, the toll has gone up to 10.  The death toll in Pune has gone up to 10 after two fresh Covid-19 deaths on Wednesday. (Photo: Reuters/Representational image) Two more people died of coronavirus infection in Pune, taking the toll in the Maharashtra district to 10, officials … Read more Two Covid-19 patients die in Pune district toll rises to 10

New York virus deaths exceed 4,000 while China lifts Wuhan lockdown, Trump fumes at WHO | Global Roundup

New York City’s death toll from the coronavirus rose past 4,000 on Tuesday, eclipsing the number killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11. In Britain, Prime Minister Boris Johnson lay in intensive care, believed to be the first major world leader hospitalized with the virus. The twin developments came even as the crisis seemed … Read more New York virus deaths exceed 4,000 while China lifts Wuhan lockdown, Trump fumes at WHO | Global Roundup

CM Arvind Kejriwal spells out ‘5 Ts’ to fight coronavirus

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday announced his government’s “5-T” strategy to combat the Coronavirus pandemic that has so far infected more than 500 people in the Capital. The plan, Kejriwal said, will comprise efforts towards testing, tracing, treatment, teamwork, and tracking and monitoring. Explaining the first T (Testing), the Chief Minister said in … Read more CM Arvind Kejriwal spells out ‘5 Ts’ to fight coronavirus

Aap chronology samajhiye: How coronavirus has changed the world in just 3 months

In the three months since China first came across a new coronavirus, the world has been plunged into turmoil. A pandemic has been declared, schools and shops from New York to New Delhi shuttered, half the global population is confined in some form, while governments have scrambled to announce massive aid packages amid recession fears. … Read more Aap chronology samajhiye: How coronavirus has changed the world in just 3 months

Coronavirus in India: 3 elderly Covid-19 patients die in Pune, toll rises to 8

Three more persons, all elderly men, succumbed to the novel coronavirus infection in Pune on Tuesday, taking the toll in the district to eight, while 18 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours, an official said. Coronavirus: All three elderly patients in Pune suffered from pre-existing illnesses. (Image for representation: AP) Three more … Read more Coronavirus in India: 3 elderly Covid-19 patients die in Pune, toll rises to 8

Coronavirus detected in Wuhan in late December: China

The novel coronavirus was first detected in Wuhan in late December where it was listed as “pneumonia of unknown cause”, China said on Monday as it published an official timeline of the detection and control of COVID-19 for the first time, amid international criticism of Beijing for its alleged cover-up. Since the coronavirus outbreak, the … Read more Coronavirus detected in Wuhan in late December: China

Dharala Prabhu: Harish Kalyan’s film set for digital release on April 9

The makers of Harish Kalyan’s Dharala Prabhu, the Tamil remake of Vicky Donor, have announced that the film is all set to make its digital premiere on April 9. Dharala Prabhu poster Harish Kalyan’s Dharala Prabhu, the Tamil remake of Bollywood film, Vicky Donor, hit the screens on March 13. Though the film garnered good … Read more Dharala Prabhu: Harish Kalyan’s film set for digital release on April 9

5 news stories you need to know right now that are not about coronavirus

From Mehbooba Mufti being shifted to her home to the dire threat faced by Australia’s Great Barrier Reef, here are five news stories unrelated to the coronavirus pandemic that you need to know. File photo: PTI 1. Mehbooba Mufti shifted to her home, remains in detention Jammu and Kashmir’s home department has issued an order … Read more 5 news stories you need to know right now that are not about coronavirus