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Govt likely to open certain sectors to allow migrant workers to return to work while taking precautionary measures to contain coronavirus
The economic crisis unleashed in the country by the nationwide lockdown that was imposed to combat the Wuhan Coronavirus pandemic has led to migrant workers losing their jobs and left stranded in places far away from their homes.
If EMI moratorium is availed, total interest payable on the loan will go up, resulting in an increase in the number of EMIs to be paid
FM announcement was just a relief package, a stimulus package will be announced soon: NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar
Rajiv Kumar said that the Modi government is likely to announce more measures after the package announced by Finance minister
Banks allowed to defer EMIs by 3 months, cut in repo rate, liquidity injection of Rs 3.74 lakh crores: Highlights of the RBI Governor’s...
The most important notification put out by the RBI on Friday was that a three-month moratorium has been announced on payment of instalments of loans outstanding on March 1, 2020.
Modi govt announces a Rs 1.70 lakh crore welfare scheme for poor during Coronarvirus lockdown: Here are the 12 announcements made
The package to benefit the poor and medical workers during the Coronavirus lockdown was called 'Prime Minister Gareeb Kalyan Yojana and totalled a whopping 1.70 lakh crores.
Coronavirus Lockdown: Flipkart to resume delivery of food items and essential products, Big Basket to start operating in few cities
Big Basket listed as essential service in 10 cities and started delivering there, Flipkart resumes delivery of grocery during Lockdown
Sensex plunges during initial trading, trading halted in Nifty for 45 minutes after it hits lower circuit limit
The Sensex has plunged to 3090.62 points and is currently under 30,000 points at 29,687.52.
RBI publishes scheme of reconstruction draft for Yes Bank, State Bank of India to pick up 49% stack at ₹10 per share
After placing Yes Bank under moratorium, RBI has published the draft for scheme of reconstruction for the bank
RBI takes over management of Yes Bank and imposes restrictions on withdrawals: All you need to know about the latest crisis in banking sector
RBI imposes moratorium on Yes Bank for a month, caps withdrawals at ₹50,000 and suspends board
As the coronavirus outbreak expands to more countries, it may have adverse effect on stock markets: Report
Experts feel that the impact of the coronavirus outbreak can potentially start a long-term global slowdown.
DD News temporarily shifts operations from Mandi House to Khelgaon after an employee tested positive for Coronavirus after death
News operations of DD News shifted to Khelgaon studio from the night of May 28 while Mandi house studios are sanitised
Mamata Banerjee opens up places of worship from June 1 in West Bengal, refuses to take migrants back saying Shramik Express trains are Corona...
Mamata Banerjee alleged that large numbers of workers returning is the reason behind spike in coronavirus cases in West Bengal
D10: Britain proposes new alliance of 10 democracies including India, South Korea, Australia and G7 nations to break China’s monopoly on 5G technology
The United Kingdom aims to create an alternative suppliers of 5G technology and other technologies to by forming the D10 group
IAF makes heavy-lift CH-47 Chinook helicopters operational in the Eastern air command near Indo-China border
CH-47 Chinook advanced multi-mission helicopters will be based at Air Force Station in Mohanbari in Dibrugarh of Assam near China border
White House slams Twitter for censoring US President Donald Trump but refusing to take action against glorification of Jihad
Donald Trump has been involved in a raging battle against social media giant Twitter after the latter included a 'fact-check' on his tweet.
ISKCON files complaint against comedian Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd for a video where ISKCON devotees were called ‘harami porn-waley’
Surleen Kaur had said in the video published by Shemaroo ‘no doubt we are from ISKCON, but from inside we are all harami porn lovers’.
ISKCON rejects Shemaroo Entertainment’s ‘apology’, to proceed with legal action against comedian Surleen Kaur for abusive, derogatory statements
A complaint had been filed by ISKCON organisation against comedian Ms Surleen Kaur and Shemaroo Entertainment Ltd for her abusive, derogatory remarks against the organisations, saints and Hindus.
Zaira Wasim, who had left acting for Islam, now quotes the Quran to insinuate that locust infestation in Rajasthan is ‘Allah’s wrath’
Several areas in Eastern Africa, Pakistan, and India have seen attacks by massive swarms of locusts recently. However, it is not understood why the former actress is insinuating these locust attacks as some sort of Islamic curse upon a specific group of people whom she refers to as 'arrogant'.
Woman raped by Moulvi Aslam, media gives it a ‘Hindu spin’ by using image of a saffron-clad Hindu priest and describing the perpetrator as...
A Muslim sorcerer claiming to relieve people of their miseries through his wizardry was depicted as a Hindu priest by media organisations
Nagpada police station Senior PI Shalini Sharma transferred as Uddhav Thackeray bows to pressure from Abu Azmi
"Yeh aurat kehti hain aapne police par ilzaam lagaya hain mein aapse baat nahi karegi, uske baap ke baap ke baap ko bhi baat karni padegi”, Abu Azmi was seen shouting to hundreds of his supporters outside Nagpada station.