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Three Indians among 42 new coronavirus cases reported in Singapore

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Three Indians among 42 new coronavirus cases reported in Singapore

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Covid-19: Asia shares suffer virus chills, central banks offer what they can

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Covid-19: Asia shares suffer virus chills, central banks offer what they can

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As coronavirus makes goodbyes hard, fears of many more rise in US

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As coronavirus makes goodbyes hard, fears of many more rise in US

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With PM Boris Johnson ill, coronavirus strikes at heart of British politics

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With PM Boris Johnson ill, coronavirus strikes at heart of British politics

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US reaches H-1B cap of 65,000 for 2021

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The US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) said it has reached the congressionally-mandated 65,000 H-1B cap for the fiscal year 2021 as it received enough requests from corporations and businesses.

source https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/international-business/us-reaches-h-1b-cap-of-65000-for-2021/articleshow/74881054.cms

Over 40 diesel cars, SUVs to go off road in April

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Come April and diesel versions of over 40 cars and SUVs will be phased out from the market as companies shift their focus completely to petrol models and cleaner CNG and electric versions, with the onset of the BS6 emission norms era. The move comes at a time when dealerships are stretched due to closures related to the coronavirus outbreak.

source https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/over-40-diesel-cars-suvs-to-go-off-road-in-april/articleshow/74880556.cms

Covid-19: DGCA suspends breath analyser tests

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DGCA on Sunday said it was suspending breathalyser tests, which is done to detect alcohol, for all aviation personnel, hours after an Air India union had requested it to do so citing that these tests could spread coronavirus. The decision comes after SpiceJet said one of its pilots had tested positive for the novel coronavirus pandemic.

source https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/covid-19-outbreak-dgca-suspends-breath-analyser-tests-for-aviation-personnel/articleshow/74875663.cms

E-tail to take $1 billion hit in lockdown

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The 21-day lockdown will lead to a loss of at least $1 billion in gross sales as India’s largest online retail platforms like Amazon and Flipkart stop selling non-essentials till at least the middle of next month, based on current government directives.

source https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/e-tail-to-take-1bn-hit-in-lockdown/articleshow/74879044.cms

Companies advance payday to ease virus woes

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In a move that will calm the frayed nerves of employees, several organisations have disbursed March salaries early. Given the state of the economy, and now the Covid-19 impact, job losses and salary cuts are some concerns that would naturally make employees anxious. An advance payment is expected to help for now.

source https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/business/india-business/cos-advance-payday-to-ease-virus-woes/articleshow/74879110.cms

‘Westworld’ Season 3, Episode 3 Recap: Predators and Prey

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Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 756, lifting total death toll to 10,779

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Italy coronavirus deaths rise by 756, lifting total death toll to 10,779

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Bolsonaro visits market to press need to keep Brazil working during pandemic

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Bolsonaro visits market to press need to keep Brazil working during pandemic

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Pay digital, stay safe: RBI Governor advocates digital banking as part of social distancing

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Pay digital, stay safe: RBI Governor advocates digital banking as part of social distancing

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Haryana issues advisory, asking industry not to layoff workers during Covid-19 situation

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Haryana issues advisory, asking industry not to layoff workers during Covid-19 situation

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Joe Diffie, Grammy-Winning Country Music Star, Dies at 61

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‘Group of Local Vigilantes’ Try to Forcibly Quarantine Out-of-Towners, Officials Say

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The Best Movies and Shows on Hulu Right Now

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Trump Extends Social Distancing Guidelines Through End of April

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By BY MICHAEL D. SHEAR from NYT U.S. https://ift.tt/2xAyFig

The Politics of a Pandemic

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By BY CHARLES M. BLOW from NYT Opinion https://ift.tt/3auIPzx

Mumbai: Tempo driver held for ferrying migrant workers amid lockdown

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Mumbai: Tempo driver held for ferrying migrant workers amid lockdown

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Covid-19: Employee of Air India subsidiary tests positive

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Covid-19: Employee of Air India subsidiary tests positive

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Donald Trump extends coronavirus lockdown, says peak US death rate likely in 2 weeks

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Trump extends Covid-19 lockdown, says peak US death rate likely in 2 weeks

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Coronavirus in India: 5 more test positive in Noida, total cases 31 now

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Coronavirus in India: 5 more test positive in Noida, total cases 31 now

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Princess Maria Teresa of Spain becomes first Royal to die from coronavirus

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Princess Maria Teresa of Spain becomes first Royal to die from coronavirus

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Lockdown without thinking about welfare of India's vast majority is plain cruelty: Owaisi

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Lockdown without thinking about welfare of India's vast majority is plain cruelty: Owaisi

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Covid-19: 50 personnel at BSF Academy in MP quarantined after jawan tests positive

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Covid-19: 50 personnel at BSF Academy in MP quarantined after jawan tests positive

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Coronavirus pandemic: French chess team quarantined in Russia plan their next move

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Covid-19: French chess workforce quarantined in Russia

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At home with coronavirus, UK PM Boris Johnson writes to the nation

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At home with coronavirus, UK PM Boris Johnson writes to the nation

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Chandrababu Naidu appeals to Andhra CM Jagan Reddy to give Rs 5,000 to every poor family in state

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Chandrababu Naidu appeals to Andhra CM Jagan Reddy to give Rs 5,000 to every poor family in state

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James L. Dolan, the Knicks Owner, Tests Positive for the Coronavirus

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North Korea Launches Two Short-Range Ballistic Missiles

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U.S. Civil Rights Office Rejects Rationing Medical Care Based on Disability, Age

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PM Narendra Modi to focus on prevailing Covid-19 situation in 'Mann Ki Baat' today

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PM Narendra Modi to focus on prevailing Covid-19 situation in 'Mann Ki Baat' today

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Covid-19: Odisha govt to provide Rs 3,000 to 65,000 vendors amid lockdown

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Covid-19: Odisha govt to provide Rs 3,000 to 65,000 vendors amid lockdown

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North Korea fires more missiles than ever amid coronavirus outbreak

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North Korea fires more missiles than ever amid coronavirus outbreak

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No quarantine, but travel advisory for New York, Connecticut and New Jersey: Donald Trump

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No quarantine, but travel advisory for New York, Connecticut and New Jersey: Donald Trump

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UP: 50 Ukrainians asked to leave Mathura by locals due to Covid-19 scare

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UP: 50 Ukrainians asked to leave Mathura by locals due to Covid-19 scare

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Covid-19 lockdown: Kerala to supply liquor to alcoholics with withdrawal symptoms

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Covid-19 lockdown: Kerala to supply liquor to alcoholics with withdrawal symptoms

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar grants Rs 100 crore for victims of coronavirus

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar grants Rs 100 crore for victims of coronavirus

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Telangana: Man commits suicide over fear of Covid-19 in Suryapet

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Telangana: Man commits suicide over fear of Covid-19 in Suryapet

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Coronavirus in India: Assam man pledges 4 acre land for hospital

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Coronavirus in India: Assam man pledges 4 acre land for hospital

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Locals turn good samaritans, come forward to help, provide food to hungry people stranded at state borders

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Locals turn good samaritans, come forward to help, provide food to hungry people stranded at state borders

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How Much Should the Public Know About Who Has the Coronavirus?

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Mike Longo, Jazz Pianist, Composer and Educator, Dies at 83

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Figuring Out Home Schooling in the Age of Coronavirus

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Tornado Strikes Jonesboro, Ark., Causing Injuries, Official Says

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Mamata Banerjee distributes essential commodities to people amid lockdown

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Mamata Banerjee distributes essential commodities to people amid lockdown

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Covid-19: Supreme Court's Offices of Registry to remain closed till April 15

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Covid-19: Supreme Court's Offices of Registry to remain closed till April 15

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Delhi Police DCP, her team provide essential items to Pakistan refugees in Majlis Park amid lockdown

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Delhi Police DCP, her team provide essential items to Pakistan refugees in Majlis Park amid lockdown

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Coronavirus: Noida Authority allows home delivery of essential commodities

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Coronavirus: Noida Authority allows home delivery of essential commodities

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