Oil prices clawed back some ground in Asian trade Tuesday after falling to 18-year lows, as the coronavirus pandemic brings economies worldwide to a standstill and throttles demand.
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Airbnb on Monday said it is devoting $250 million to help would-be hosts survive financial losses from refunds given to guests who cancelled travel plans due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Spain's total number of coronavirus cases rose to 85,195 on Monday from 78,797 on Sunday.
Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Monday said it has extended warranty and service timelines of customer vehicles in wake of coronavirus pandemic.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has ordered to immediately open all private hospitals which are closed due to the nationwide lockdown.
Hundreds of Vaishno Devi pilgrims from various parts of the country are stranded in Jammu due to the ongoing countrywide lockdown.
Imfinzi, a cancer drug, won approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to treat extensive-stage small cell lung cancer, one of the most deadly forms of lung cancer.
Besides taking charge and tackling various aspects of the current situation in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is making it a point to engage with the citizens through various platforms.
Twenty more people were detected with coronavirus in Kerala on Saturday, taking the total number of those undergoing treatment for the deadly infection to 181, Health Minister K K Shailaja said.
Millions of migrant workers across the Gulf face uncertainty as host countries lock down, employers withhold wages or mull redundancies, and strict coronavirus containment measures lead to deportations and confinement.
Fourteen medical staffers, including doctors and nurses, who were part of a team treating COVID-19 patients at RML Hospital have been sent into home quarantine.
The first wave of the global coronavirus outbreak will probably end in the coming months, but the world should prepare for a second wave, Novartis AG Chief Executive Officer Vas Narasimhan told Swiss newspaper SonntagsZeitung.
Priyanka Vadra Gandhi Requests Government to Rescue Migrant Workers Who Walk Back Home amid the Crisis
The plight of thousands of migrant workers walking towards their homes from Delhi has shaken the country. These workers are returning to their homes in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar by foot as no mode of transport is currently available due to the 21-day lockdown.
Two Indian refiners declared force majeure on crude purchases from the Middle East on Friday after fuel demand plummeted due to a nationwide lockdown to stem the spread of coronavirus and the companies' tanks are full, sources said.
Coronavirus has infected more than half a million people and killed more than 20,000 globally, the head of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Friday.
Alphabet Inc will donate more than $800 million (645 million pounds) in funds towards producing medical supplies used to fight COVID-19, and in ad credits to government and health organizations and businesses, Chief Executive Officer Sundar Pichai said on Friday.
While we are all discovering new and interesting ways to pass our time at home, Bollywood actors are doing an amazing job in keeping our morale high and urging people to remain indoors.
Elon Musk kept insisting to keep his Tesla factories open despite the new coronavirus spreading in the US, reports now emerge that two Tesla employees have been tested positive for COVID-19 disease.
Moody's Investors Service on Friday slashed its estimate of India's GDP growth during 2020 calendar year to 2.5 per cent from an earlier estimate of 5.3 per cent.
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has contributed ₹15 lakh to the Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister's Relief Fund to contain the coronavirus, saying he has an affinity with this state that has been his home for 60 years.