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Covid-19 headwinds to make markets trade with negative bias (Market Watch)

By Arun KejriwalMarkets began last week under tremendous pressure on the back of a massive surge in Covid-19 cases. The stringent norms on movement...

Arjun Rampal and Neil Nitin Mukesh test Covid-19 positive

Mumbai, April 18 | Arjun Rampal and Nitin Nitin Mukesh are the latest Bollywood celebrities to fall prey to the Covid-19 pandemic. Both actors...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 140.6mn

Washington, April 18 | The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 140.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 3 million, according...

Sports minister Rijiju tests positive for Covid-19

New Delhi, April 17 | Union minister for sports and youth affairs, Kiren Rijiju tested positive for Covid-19, it was confirmed on his twitter...

Africa’s confirmed Covid-19 cases pass 4.4 mn: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa, April 17 | The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,408,245 as of Saturday, the Africa Centers for Disease...

Argentina sees new record high of daily Covid-19 cases

Buenos Aires, April 17 | Argentina reported a record daily Covid-19 infections of 29,472 and 160 more deaths, bringing the national tallies to 2,658,628...

Iranian officials jump queue for Covid-19 jabs

Tehran, April 17 | Some officials in the Iranian city of Abadan pushed their way to the front of a Covid-19 vaccination programme, prompting...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 139.6mn

Washington, April 17 | The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 139.6 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.99 million, according...

Kumbh Mela might culminate early amid Covid-19 surge

New Delhi, April 16 | The Niranjan Akhada has announced curtailing the ongoing Kumbh Mela on April 17, almost two weeks ahead of...

Goa reports 927 new Covid-19 cases in 24 hours

Panaji, April 16 | Amid the surge in the Covid-19 cases, Goa recorded its highest tally of Covid-19 cases with 927 people testing positive...

Vicky Kaushal tests negative for Covid-19

Mumbai, April 16 | Actor Vicky Kaushal on Friday evening confirmed that he has tested negative for Covid-19.Vicky posted a picture on Instagram flashing...

Nortje joins DC squad after ‘thrice’ testing negative for Covid-19

Mumbai, April 16 | South Africa fast bowler Anrich Nortje has joined the Delhi Capitals squad after "thrice" testing negative for Covid-19, the franchise...

Akali Dal MP Harsimrat tests Covid-19 positive

Chandigarh, April 16 | Akali Dal MP and former Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal on Friday tested Covid-19 positive. Earlier, her husband Sukhbir Badal...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 138.8mn

Washington, April 16 | The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 138.8 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.98 million, according...

Wrestler Pooja Dhanda tests positive for Covid-19

New Delhi, April 15 | Pooja Dhanda, the 2018 World Championships bronze-medallist in women's 57kg category, has tested positive for Covid-19 and is in...

Proclaim Covid-19 ‘natural calamity’, Thackeray urges Modi

Mumbai, April 15 | As Maharashtra bears the brunt of the second wave of Covid-19 sweeping India, Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Thursday appealed...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 138mn

Washington, April 15 | The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 138 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.97 million, according...

PM should heed RaGa’s advice to control Covid-19 spike: Kamat

Panaji, April 14 | In a classic 'we told you so' barb, Goa's Leader of Opposition Digambar Kamat on Wednesday said that had Prime...

Wrestling body shuts Olympic camps due to Covid-19

New Delhi, April 14 | The new wave of Covid-19 has forced Wrestling Federation of India (WFI) to shut Olympic preparatory camps at the...

Elite women boxers test positive for Covid-19

New Delhi, April 14 | Of the 34 women boxers attending the national preparatory camp for next month's Asian Boxing Championships here at the...

Ashutosh Rana tests positive for Covid-19

Mumbai, April 14 | Actor Ashutosh Rana has tested positive for Covid-19. The 53-year-old actor shared the news on Facebook while wishing fans on...

Alia Bhatt tests negative for Covid-19

Mumbai, April 14 | Bollywood star Alia Bhatt, who had been battling Covid-19 over the past weeks, has tested negative. The actress took...

Priyanka wishes speedy recovery to Yogi, Akhilesh from Covid-19

Lucknow, April 14 | Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has wished a speedy recovery to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and...

Why are some Covid-19 survivors at risk of blood clot?

Singapore, April 14 | People who have recovered from Covid-19, especially those with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions, may be at risk of developing blood clots...

Aon Launches Innovative Industry Collaboration to Protect Global COVID-19 Vaccine Shipments

Aon will donate all 2021 revenues from new solution to a charity dedicated to eradicating the global human and economic toll of the pandemic. ...

Medvedev out of Monte Carlo Masters with Covid-19

Monaco, April 13 | World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev has pulled out of the Monte Carlo Masters following a positive Covid-19 test, men's tennis'...

Corona resurgence: Labs testing Covid-19 samples in Delhi overburdened

New Delhi, April 13 | With an exponential resurgence in Coronavirus cases over the last few weeks, many private laboratories taking Covid-19 samples...

9 patients died of Covid-19 in Patna in the last 24...

Patna, April 13 | Nine persons died owing to Corona infections in the last 24 hours at three leading hospitals in Patna, an official...

Real captain Ramos tests positive for Covid-19

Madrid, April 13 | Real Madrid defender and captain Sergio Ramos has tested positive for coronavirus, the Spanish club said on Tuesday.Ramos has been...

Still hooked to ‘kadhas’ to beat Covid-19? Let’s burst the myths

By Puja GuptaNew Delhi, April 13 (IANSlife) The past one year has been extremely difficult for people. While the pandemic brought much-needed focus on...

Neuberg conducting Covid-19 tests for IPL teams

New Delhi, April 13 | Neuberg Diagnostics Private Limited, India's fourth largest pathology player, is conducting Covid-19 RT-PCR test for all the Indian Premier...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 136.4mn

Washington, April 13 | The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 136.4 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.94 million, according...

Ontario schools suspend in-person learning as Covid-19 cases soar

Ottawa, April 13 | Ontario, Canada's most populous province, announced that all schools will stay closed indefinitely to in-person learning as Covid-19 cases continue...

Russia slashes flights with Turkey over Covid-19 concerns

Moscow, April 13 | Russia will reduce the number of regular and charter flights with Turkey from April 15 to June 1 to curb...

Oxygen failure in Romania’s mobile ICU kills 3 Covid-19 patients

Bucharest, April 13 | Three Covid-19 patients died in a mobile intensive care unit (ICU) in Bucharest due to a malfunction in the oxygen...

UN chief calls for 6 measures to finance recovery from Covid-19

United Nations, April 13 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called for six measures to help countries recover from Covid-19 and keep them on track...

Africa’s Covid-19 cases pass 4.35 mn: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa, April 13 | The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,350,512, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Cameroon launches Covid-19 vaccination campaign

Yaounde, April 13 | Cameroon launched the vaccination campaign against Covid-19, a day after receiving its first batch of vaccines donated by China.The campaign...

Amazon India to cover Covid-19 vaccine cost for 10 lakh people

New Delhi, April 12 | As individuals above 45 years of age in the country can now get Covid-19 vaccines, Amazon India on Monday...

S. Korea reports 49 more cases of Covid-19 variants

Seoul, April 12 | South Korea on Monday reported 49 new cases of Covid-19 variants amid concerns that the spread of more transmissible strains...

No link between Covid-19 vaccinations and deaths: S Korea

Seoul, April 12 | South Korea's health authorities on Monday said there is no causal relation between Covid-19 vaccines and 11 reported deaths after...

Japan launches Covid-19 vaccination for elderly

Tokyo, April 12 | Japan on Monday started to vaccinate its elderly population against Covid-19 amid growing concerns about another wave of new infections.The...

3rd Covid-19 case found in NZ quarantine hotel

Wellington, April 12 | A worker for a managed isolation quarantine (MIQ) hotel in Auckland, New Zealand, has tested positive for Covid-19, becoming the...

JIBS organizes International Scientific Conference on ‘mental health, well-being and loneliness...

New Delhi, April 12 | Jindal Institute of Behavioural Sciences (JIBS), O.P. Jindal Global University in collaboration with Free International University of Moldova organised...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 135.8mn

Washington, April 12 | The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 135.8 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.93 million, according...

Ontario hits single-day record of 4,456 new Covid-19 cases

Ottawa, April 12 | Ontario, Canada's most populous province with a population of 14 million, reported 4,456 new cases of Covid-19, the highest single...

Easing lockdown could lead to 3rd Covid-19 wave in UK: Scientists

London, April 12 | British scientists have warned that the British government is risking a third wave of Covid-19 by easing the lockdown too...

Africa’s Covid-19 cases pass 4.34 mn: Africa CDC

Addis Ababa, April 12 | The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa has reached 4,340,817, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...

Cuba surpasses 85,000 Covid-19 infections

Havana, April 12 | Cuba reported five deaths and 1,040 new Covid-19 cases, bringing the death toll to 453 and the total number of...

Argentina surpasses 2.5 mn cases of Covid-19

Buenos Aires, April 12 | The Argentinean Ministry of Health reported that the number of cases of the novel coronavirus in the country has...

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Airtel Payments Bank increases day-end balance limit to Rs 2 lakh

New Delhi, April 18 | In line with the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) guidelines, Airtel Payments Bank on Sunday announced that it has...