Tag: covid-19 pandemic

online gaming: Indians bet on online gaming to kill boredom

Mumbai | Kolkata: Online games involving exchange of money have caught on with Indians stuck at home due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Gaming firms have...

Parliamentary dilemma: How can in camera be on camera?

NEW DELHI: The extraordinary situation caused by the Covid-19 pandemic has led to deliberations in the inner chambers of Parliament on the feasibility of allowing...

View: Finally calling China’s bluff

Both US secretary of state Mike Pompeo and 2008 winner of the Nobel Prize for Medicine for his discovery of the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)...

Donald Trump: Indians residing in US may be shielded from Trump’s immigration blow

Pune | Mumbai | New Delhi: President Donald Trump’s forewarning of a temporary suspension of immigration into the United States is unlikely to impede the...

Trying to minimise COVID-19 impact on company; Rs 678 crore export order to Africa finalised: RITES

NEW DELHI: Infrastructure consultancy and engineering company RITES on Friday said it has taken a number of initiatives to minimise the impact of COVID-19 on...

COVID-19 could cause hundreds of thousands of additional child death: UN

United Nations: In a grim assessment of the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on children, the UN has said the looming global recession resulting from the...

I got an ill-prepared state… We are doing our best: Shivraj Singh Chouhan

Madhya Pradesh chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan says his government is doing its best to safeguard the lives of common people in the state, which...

job loss: 15 million export jobs may succumb to Covid blows

New Delhi: More than 15 million jobs could be lost in India’s export sector due to half of all orders getting cancelled and units unable...

In Covid lockdown, taxmen unclock spiritual capital

New Delhi: Mental wellness and health may be top of the mind for private firms during the ongoing 21-day nationwide lockdown, but the government machinery...

How esports and casinos come for the rescue?

The worldwide coronavirus also known as the COVID-19 outbreak has caused cancellations of gaming events. COVID-19 has a tremendous impact on the economy. The gaming...

View: India needs more than curve-flattening curbs

By Nilanjan Banik & Samik Basu India, especially its 120 million migrant workers, have been facing unprecedented hardship during an economic shutdown and nationwide lockdown...

Covid-19 pandemic: IT reworks operations as clients cut discretionary spends

Mumbai: Clients in the automotive and manufacturing verticals have told IT services providers that they will defer discretionary spending amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Instead, they...

Coronavirus Italy death toll | Death at home: The unseen toll of Italy’s coronavirus crisis

MILAN: It took Silvia Bertuletti 11 days of frantic phone calls to persuade a doctor to visit her 78-year-old father Alessandro, who was gripped by...

coronavirus in bhilwara: Bhilwara no epicentre, no new Covid-19 case for 4th day in a row

NEW DELHI: Bhilwara did not report any new case of Covid-19 for the third successive day on Thursday, a signal that the textile manufacturing hub...