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Global Covid infection rate approaching highest: WHO

Geneva, April 17 | The number of new Covid-19 cases per week worldwide has nearly doubled over the past two months, approaching the highest...

Mumbai corporation approves Remdesivir at double the rate agreed by Maha...

New Delhi, April 14 | Two tenders for Remdesivir injections in Maharashtra approved by government departments have gone at completely divergent prices, raising questions...

Bihar reports spike in Covid patients, recovery rate dips

By Manoj PathakPatna, April 13 | The recovery rate of Covid-19 patients continues to decline after a rapid spike in the number of infected...

CSK skipper Dhoni fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate

Mumbai, April 11 | Chennai Super Kings (CSK) skipper, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, was on Sunday fined Rs 12 lakh for slow over-rate in the...

Delhi reports 7,897 new Covid infections, daily positivity rate rises to...

New Delhi, April 10 | The national capital reported 7,897 new Covid infections in the last 24 hours, according to the Delhi government's health...

Delhi sees 5,506 new Covid cases, positivity rate crosses 6%

New Delhi, April 7 | The national capital recorded 5,506 new Covid-19 cases -- the second consecutive day of over 5,000 cases -- and...

upGrad records an Annual Revenue Run Rate of USD 165 Million

Forecasts 25% revenue growth & profitability in the next Quarter BANGALORE, India, April 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- upGrad, South Asia's largest higher edtech,...

Smartphone camera can help doctors measure pulse, breathing rate

Washington, April 4 | Researchers have developed a method that uses the camera on a person's smartphone or computer to take their pulse and...

SA fined for slow over-rate in 1st ODI against Pak

Johannesburg, April 4 | South Africa were on Sunday fined 20 per cent of their match fee for maintaining a slow over-rate against Pakistan...

As economic activities gain momentum, unemployment rate falls to 6.5%

New Delhi, April 2 | As economic activities continue to gain momentum, the unemployment rate in India declined to 6.5 per cent in March,...

GST rate revision likely to be deferred, natural gas may come...

New Delhi, April 2 | GST rates are unlikely to witness any major changes during the extended run of the pandemic as the Centre...

Govt withdraws decision to lower small savings rate

New Delhi, April 1 | Centre has withdrawn its decision to lower the small savings rate for the April-June quarter."Interest rates of small savings...

Govt cuts small savings rate for Apr-Jun to 3.5%

New Delhi, March 31 | The Ministry of Finance on Wednesday announced the reduction in the small savings rate from 3.5 percent for...

NBFC-MFIs to charge 7.81% average base rate in April-June

Mumbai, March 31 | The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday said that Non-Banking Financial Company - Micro Finance Institutions (NBFC-MFIs) will charge...

Israel’s currency value falls to lowest rate

Tel Aviv, March 30 | The Israeli currency fell to its lowest rate in over four months against the US dollar, according to exchange...

Death rate among German Covid-19 patients falls

Berlin, March 28 | The death rate among Covid-19 patients in German university hospitals fell significantly over the course of 2020, according to a...

Better hospital care helps keep Covid fatality rate low

By Sumit SaxenaNew Delhi, March 21 | Coronavirus cases are trending upwards across many states in the country, indicating a likely second wave of...

India logs over 24K cases again, infection rate nears 2%

New Delhi, March 16 | India on Tuesday logged 24,492 cases of Covid-19 and 131 fatalities in the last 24 hours. The cases declined...

Google to lower in-app commission rate for developers

Seoul, March 16 | Tech giant Google will lower its planned commission rate for app developers, following complaints from software makers over steep fees.Google...

BoB reduces Baroda Repo Linked Lending Rate by 10 bps

New Delhi, March 15 | Bank of Baroda, India's third largest public sector bank, on Monday reduced Baroda Repo Linked Lending Rate (BRLLR) from...

Petrol, diesel prices unchanged though crude rate remains firm

New Delhi, March 15 | Fuel prices in the country have remained steady for over a fortnight now even though global oil market remains...

LeadSquared bags Deloitte Technology Fast50, 2020 with 199% Growth Rate

BANGALORE, India, March 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- LeadSquared, a Bengaluru based SaaS platform, today announced that it ranked 25th on the Deloitte Technology Fast...

Canada’s jobless rate down to 8.2% in Feb

Ottawa, March 13 | Canada's unemployment rate fell 1.2 percentage points to 8.2 per cent in February 2021, the lowest rate since March 2020,...

Petrol, diesel prices unmoved though global oil rate firm

New Delhi, March 13 | Fuel prices in the country have remained steady for a fortnight now even though global oil market remains volatile...

UK variant of Covid linked to higher mortality rate

London, March 11 | The Kent variant of Covid-19 -- B.1.1.7 -- that swept across the UK last year before spreading worldwide, is associated...

Covid positivity rate in Pak shoots up to 5.36%

Islamabad, March 11 | With the steady increase in coronavirus cases in Pakistan during the past few weeks, the coronavirus positivity rate has shot...

Covid-19 positivity rate in Chile hits highest level since July

Santiago, March 11 | The positivity rate of Covid-19 PCR tests in Chile is at 11.01 per cent, the highest figure since July 26,...

ICICI Bank reduces home loan interest rate to 6.70%

New Delhi, March 5 | Lending major ICICI Bank reduced its home loan interest rate to 6.70 per cent, the company said on Friday.Accordingly,...

EPFO keeps interest rate unchanged at 8.5% for FY21 (Lead)

New Delhi, March 4 | In a major relief for India's working class, the Employees' Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) has decided to keep interest...

Champion industry, aluminium, looks for 5% RoDTEP rate to boost exports...

New Delhi, March 4 | The Ministry of Finance announced implementation of RoDTEP Scheme and extending benefit to all export goods with effect from...

Champion industry, aluminium, looks for 5% RoDTEP rate to boost exports

New Delhi, March 4 | The Ministry of Finance announced implementation of RoDTEP Scheme and extending benefit to all export goods with effect from...

Petrol, diesel rate unchanged for 4th consecutive day

New Delhi, March 3 | Consumers have been spared of another increase in fuel prices with oil marketing companies deciding to keep petrol and...

Covid-19 vaccination rate in Germany reaches 2.6%

Berlin, March 3 | More than two months after the start of the coronavirus vaccination program in Germany, almost 2.16 million people received the...

Italy’s Covid infection rate inches higher

Rome, March 2 | Italy's Covid-19 infection rate has started to increase over the last week for the first time since December 2020, as...

Kerala sees 3,671 new Covid cases, positivity rate at 5%

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 26 | The Covid test positivity rate in Kerala on Friday continued to hover around five per cent with 3,761 people turning...

Google to lower in-app commission rate in S Korea

Seoul, Feb 24 | The South Korean unit of tech giant Google is considering lowering its planned commission rate for in-app purchases, lawmakers said...

NZ players overlooked in IPL for 2nd rate Aussies: Doull

Auckland, Feb 23 | Commentator Simon Doull said that it may have not mattered if New Zealand batsman Devon Conway's unbeaten 99 against Australia...

Fertility Rate projected to decline from 2.37 to 1.73 by 2035:...

New Delhi, Feb 20 | Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Saturday said that the fertility rate of Indians may decline to 1.73 from...

Kerala sees 4,505 new Covid cases, positivity rate below 7%

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 19 | Kerala on Friday saw its Covid positivity rate continue to stay below the seven per cent mark, with 4,505 cases...

Nepal to procure 2 mn vaccines from India at subsidised rate

Kathmandu, Feb 16 | The Nepal government on Tuesday decided to procure two million doses of Covid-19 vaccine from the Serum Institute of India...

Covid: Test positivity rate drops below 7% in Kerala

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 16 | The Covid-19 test positivity rate (TPR) in Kerala fell below 7 per cent after 4,937 people turned positive out of...

Israel’s unemployment rate rises to 19.5%

Jerusalem, Feb 15 | The Covid pandemic crisis has led to a spike in Israel's unemployment count to around 805,000, said the Central Bureau...

Kerala sees fewer samples tested, but positivity rate below 8%

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 15 | Though fewer samples were sent for Covid testing, the test positivity rate in Kerala continues to remain below 8 per...

HK govt official predicts jobless rate to surpass 7%

Hong Kong, Feb 14 | Law Chi-kwong, Secretary for Labour and Welfare of the Hong Kong government, predicted on Sunday that the upcoming jobless...

Uber’s delivery biz hits $44B annual run rate in 2020 (Ld)

San Francisco, Feb 11 | Riding on its delivery business, Uber has narrowed its losses in the Q4 2020, registering $3.2 billion in revenue...

Portugal’s unemployment rate up 6.8% in 2020

Lisbon, Feb 11 | Portugal's annual unemployment rate was 6.8 per cent in 2020, an increase of 0.3 percentage point compared to 2019, according...

Kerala’s positivity rate falls to 7.47%

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 9 | Kerala's coronavirus test positivity rate has fallen to 7.47 per cent on Tuesday, health officials said.Last month, the positivity rate...

Telangana’s Covid recovery rate improves to 98.83%

Hyderabad, Feb 8 | Telangana's Covid recovery rate improved further to 98.83 per cent with 197 more recoveries during the last 24 hours.The state...

Canada’s unemployment rate hits new high

Ottawa, Feb 6 | Amid the raging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, the unemployment rate in Canada rose by 0.6 percentage point to...

Kerala’s Covid positivity rate dips to 6.10%, 5,610 new cases

Thiruvananthapuram, Feb 5 | Kerala on Friday recorded 5,610 Covid cases from 91,931 tests, with the positivity rate coming down to 6.10 per cent.Meanwhile,...

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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...