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  • World Entered Recession:IMF

    International Monetary Fund, IMF, has said that the world is in the face of a devastating impact due to the Corona virus pandemic and has clearly entered a recession. However, it projected a recovery next year. Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said that IMF has reassessed the prospects for growth for 2020 and 2021. It said […]

    Pope Francis backs UN chief’s call for a cease-fire in all conflicts across globe

    Pope Francis has backed the UN chief’s call for a cease-fire in all conflicts raging across the globe to help slow the spread of the novel Coronavirus. He also said his thoughts are with those constrained to live in groups, citing in particular rest homes for the elderly, military barracks and jails. During his traditional […]

    China resumes domestic flights in coronavirus epicentre Hubei province, except Wuhan

    China today resumed domestic flights in the coronavirus epicentre Hubei province, except for its capital Wuhan. The move is part of a plan to ease the lockdown in the region following a steep decline in the number of confirmed cases. Hubei’s capital Wuhan, which bore the brunt of the vicious virus for over two months, […]

    Nepal govt extends ban on all international flights until April 15 to prevent possible spread of novel Coronavirus

    Nepal government has extended ban on all international flights until April 15 as a measure to prevent possible spread of novel Coronavirus. The decision was taken by the High Power Coordination Committee for the prevention and control of novel Coronavirus in Kathmandu today. The government has also decided to allow Nepalis stuck at border points […]

    Worldwide death toll rise to 31,412 due to Novel Coronavirus

    The worldwide death toll has risen to 31,412 due to Novel Coronavirus today. More than two-thirds of the deaths from Coronavirus have now been recorded in Europe. Over six lakh 67 thousand declared cases have been registered in 183 countries and territories since the epidemic first emerged in China in December. Of these cases, at […]

    Myanmar suspends landing of all foreign commercial flights; no visa to be issued

    Myanmar has stopped all commercial flights from abroad landing in the country from midnight of Sunday as a measure to stop the spread of Corona virus in the country. According to a notice issued by the Civil Aviation authority of Myanmar, the ban will be effective till April 13. Myanmar has also stopped issuing visa […]

    UAE govt detects 63 new COVID-19 cases belonging to various nationalities

    UAE govt detects 63 new COVID-19 cases belonging to various nationalities The UAE government has detected 63 new COVID-19 cases belonging to various nationalities, taking the total tally of infections in the UAE to 468.   The UAE Health authorities said that the new cases, who are receiving necessary medical treatment, belong to various nationalities, including […]

    Hundreds of German tourists repatriate on 28th March from RAK International Airport after being stranded in the UAE

    Hundreds of German tourists were repatriated on 28th March from Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) International Airport after being stranded in the UAE for a week due to the current global crisis caused by the outbreak of COVID-19. A total 329 passengers, most of whom are German nationals, departed from the airport on two flights on […]

    Hundreds of German tourists repatriate on 28th March from RAK International Airport after being stranded in the UAE

    Hundreds of German tourists were repatriated on 28th March from Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) International Airport after being stranded in the UAE for a week due to the current global crisis caused by the outbreak of COVID-19. A total 329 passengers, most of whom are German nationals, departed from the airport on two flights on […]

    The very idea of using a disease as weapon is repugnant: UN Secy-Gen Antonio Guterres

    United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said that the very idea of using a disease as a weapon is viewed with repugnance. He, however, urged the the international community to remain vigilant as scientific advances are reducing technical barriers that earlier limited the potential of biological weapons. The UN chief, in his message on the 45th anniversary of the […]