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COVID-19: Will low testing lead to lockdown extension?

India's curve, yet to flatten vis-a-vis countries with similar or more conservative plans to ease restrictions, still points to 'exponential growth', despite India having tested much fewer people,......

Coronavirus can last on face masks for a week: Study

The novel coronavirus that causes COVID-19 can remain infectious on face masks for up to a week, and last on banknotes, stainless steel and plastic surfaces for days, according to a study. IMAGE:......

Italy overtakes China's coronavirus death toll

The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in Italy crossed 3,400 on Thursday, surpassing the fatalities due to the infection in China, where the deadly virus originated last year. IMAGE: A man......

1st coronavirus case traced back to Nov 2019 in Hubei: Report

The first case of novel coronavirus can be traced back to November 17 last year in China's Hubei province, which subsequently became its epicentre as it rapidly spread at home and abroad before......

WHO declares coronavirus outbreak as pandemic

The World Health Organisation on Wednesday declared the coronavirus as a pandemic. "We have made the assessment that COVID-19 can be characterised as a pandemic," WHO DG Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus......

Down 6.8%, China posts worst economic growth since Cultural Revolution

China's GDP took the worst hit since the disastrous Cultural Revolution in 1976, plummeting by 6.8 per cent in the first quarter of 2020 as the country took unprecedented measures to fight the......

At 6.1%, China's growth hits 29-year low

China's economy grew by 6.1 per cent last year, the lowest annual growth rate in 29 years, National Bureau of Statistics said on Friday, as weak domestic demand and the bruising 18-month-long trade......

Alibaba's Jack Ma to step down in 2019, names company CEO as successor

Daniel Zhang will be promoted to the executive chairman on September 10, 2019, while Ma remains a director on Alibaba’s board. IMAGE: Jack Ma grew from an English teacher to China’s......

Alibaba set to bring back the Walmart ghost

  Panic buttons were pressed when Alibaba recently announced it was exploring options to directly enter India Exactly 10 years ago, in April 2006, stories of American retail giant Walmart......

Chinese movie mogul's big bet on Haryana

He is widely admired for maintaining an almost military like discipline and is not known to smoke or drink Last week, China’s Dalian Wanda group announced its intention to invest $10 billion......

'China unlikely to follow Canada's Olympic withdrawal'

IMAGE: Chinese women's basketball team. Photograph: Christian Petersen/Getty Images The Chinese Olympic Committee is unlikely to follow the example of their Canadian counterparts and withdraw from......

Shorts: Sun ban a 'statement to the world'; Nike shoe debate rages

IMAGE: Gold medallist Sun Yang of China, and bronze medallist Gabriele Detti of Italy celebrate as silver medallist Mack Horton of Australia protests on the podium after the men's 400m freestyle......

PHOTOS: Defining moments of the decade in Sports

PHEW! What a decade of glorious sporting events we have witnessed. Sportsmen falling from grace, India winning the ICC Cricket Cup in 2011 and then coming up short in the following two editions,......

Sports Shorts: World champ Gatlin OK after hamstring scare

IMAGE: The International Association of Athletics Federations confirmed the 37-year-old Justin Gatlin had been injured during the race. Photograph: David Gray/Reuters Reigning World 100 metres......

Sports Shorts: Easy day for Bajrang, Ravi excels in Worlds trials

IMAGE: Star Indian wrestler Bajrang Punia. Photograph: Bajrang Punia/Twitter Star wrestler Bajrang Punia needed less than four minutes to book a berth in India's World Championship squad while......
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After China's security law, Hong Kongers hit panic button; big spike in immigration inquiries

Immigration consultants have fielded hundreds of new calls since China's legislature - the National People's Congress (NPC) - unveiled the... ...

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Trump rules out reopening negotiations on trade deal with China

Trump's remarks came in response to a question on a report in Hong Kong's South China Morning Post which said that China would like to reopen... ...

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Will low testing lead to lockdown extension?

India's curve, yet to flatten vis-a-vis countries with similar or more conservative plans to ease restrictions, still points to 'exponential... ...

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Gyms, restaurants, salons, bars reopen in Hong Kong

With local transmission of the virus levelling off over the past two weeks, city officials have allowed a partial reopening of eight types of... ...

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Indian Indices Erase Gains; M&M and ONGC Surge 6%

Posted by Equitymaster Share markets in India �have erased most of the early morning gains and are presently trading marginally higher. Benchmark... ...

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