Tag: Coronavirus Impact

COVID19 Can Infect Cells In Eye: US Researchers
COVID19 Can Infect Cells In Eye: US Researchers

SARS-CoV-2, which causes Covid-19, is thought to transmit and begin infection in the upper respiratory tract. For this reason, the use of face masks has been recommended for the general public.

  • Tuesday, 18 May 2021
Coronavirus Impact: Delhi Shooting Word Cup Postponed, Olympic Test Event Cancelled

New Delhi: The upcoming combined shooting World Cup in New Delhi was on Friday postponed, while an Olympic test event in Tokyo stood cancelled due to the global novel Coronavirus outbreak. The tournament, sanctioned by the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF), was to be held from March 15 to 25 in the capital’s Dr Karni […]

  • Monday, 19 April 2021
chicken price fall
Poultry Prices Collapse In Odisha After Coronavirus Spooks Consumers

Balasore: While Coronavirus scare has gripped the entire world, it has severely affected the poultry industry in Odisha’s Balasore district where the prices of the broiler have drastically fallen after people have started avoiding its consumption. Though chicken is reportedly being sold at Rs 30 per kilogram in the district headquarters town, people hesitate to […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
COVID-19 Effect: No Film, TV, Digital Shoot From March 19 To 31

Mumbai: In the wake of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, all filmmaking and producing bodies in India including Federation of Western Indian Cine Employees, Indian Film & Television Directors’ Association and Producers Guild of India have unanimously decided to put shooting of all kinds of entertainment formats on hold temporarily. A notification unanimously issued by the […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Coronavirus Impact On Indian Sports & Sportsmen

While the whole world is going through a traumatic condition for the Coronavirus outbreak, it has left a major impact on Indian sports and sportsmen. The 13th edition of the Indian Premier League, which was due to start on March 29, has already been deferred till April 15 in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak, […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Petrol, Diesel Prices Hiked In India
Coronavirus Impact: Petrol Price May Go Up After Excise Hike On Fuels

New Delhi: Amid Coronavirus impact, the prices of petrol and diesel may increase further as Parliament on Monday passed Finance Bill allowing the government to increase special additional excise duty by Rs 18 and Rs 12 respectively for mobilising additional resources which would help to fight the Covid-19 pandemic. This compares to the present limit […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
Rourkela Steel Plant aims at 4.1 MT hot metal production in FY21

Bhubaneswar: Buoyed by the timely completion of many key projects in the just concluded fiscal, the Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) has said it has set a target of producing 4.1 MT of hot metal during 2020-21. The RSP, a unit public sector steel behemoth SAIL, also seeks to produce 3.9 MT of crude steel and […]

  • Sunday, 18 April 2021
COVID-19 Pandemic: World Bank, IMF welcome G20's move to provide debt relief

Washington: Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the World Bank Group and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) have welcomed the Group of 20 (G20)’s decision to provide temporary debt relief for the world’s poorest countries. “We strongly welcome the decision of the G20 to respond to our call to allow the poorest countries of the world that […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
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Trump suspends issuing of new Green Cards for 60 days

Washington: President Donald Trump has said that he will halt issuing new Green Cards or legal permanent residency for the next 60 days as part of his executive order to temporarily suspend immigration into the US. However, the move will not have any impact on those entering the country on a temporary basis, Trump said […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
COVID-19 Impact: From Discount In PF Withdrawal To DA Cut And Loan Write-Off

The current financial anxiety is seen as a direct byproduct of the COVID-19 pandemic. The virus has created uncertainty on several fronts both for individuals and businesses. People are in distress and have put their heads in the sand about their financial future. To lessen the COVID-19 impact and mitigate the crisis and chaos situation, […]

  • Saturday, 17 April 2021
COVID19 Impact: Jatra Actress In Odisha Turns Fruit Seller

Bhubaneswar: Not only normal life has come to a grinding halt, it seems that hopes and dreams have also shattered into pieces after hitting the wall of COVID-19 pandemic. With economic activity coming to a standstill, hardly any sector or industry seems to have been spared let alone cinema and theatre. A portrait of such […]

  • Wednesday, 14 April 2021