Ministers preparing for potential big jump in coronavirus cases

They have said there was no need to shut schools unless a new case is confirmed at the premises, but some 40 schools have either closed their doors or sent pupils home, and the oil giant Chevron ordered 300 traders and other staff at its office in Canary Wharf to work from home. The FTSE […]

Number of coronavirus cases in Germany rises to 57,298: RKI

BERLIN (Reuters) – The number of confirmed cases of coronavirus in Germany has risen to 57,298 and 455 people have died of the disease here, statistics from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Monday.

Top 10 real estate billionaires

Xu Jiayin, chairman of Evergrande Group, remains the richest among the world’s billionaires in real estate, with a total wealth of 231 billion yuan. Chinese entrepreneurs won eight spots in the top 10, according to a report released by the Hurun research institute on March 20.

Wealthy real estate developers like Trump score a huge tax break in the stimulus bill

“To a certain degree the government is picking winners and losers in the stimulus bill and we will probably see it become even more political,” Richardson said. “But it is important for stimulus to be passed in order to put a floor on the financial hit from the coronavirus and stabilize the economy.”

Kyle Richards reveals she uses a $7 home box dye after going grey at just 25… as she touches up her roots while social distancing

She is the only remaining cast member who’s been on the show full-time since season one, after Lisa Vanderpump walked away from the series following a major falling out with the cast mates. 

With Suicide Cases on the Rise, Indian State Orders Distribution of Liquor Amid Lockdown

“There were some reports of mental and behavioural issues in the country due to the 21-day lockdown. Keeping that in mind, NIMHANS has launched a helpline number. People can call them for consultation”, Lav Agarwal, a top official from the country’s Health Ministry said on Sunday.

Police in Brazil use helicopter at the beach to disperse crowd amid lockdown: report

Governments across the world are battling a war on two fronts when it comes to the coronavirus. The first fight is to treat those with the virus and prevent its spread. Health officials say the virus is difficult to contain because it can be passed on easily, live on surfaces for days and infect those who are […]

Leading burger supplier sourced from Amazon farmer using deforested land

JBS said: “JBS has an unwavering commitment to combat, discourage and eliminate deforestation in the Amazon region … For nearly a decade, we have monitored our supply chain with satellite technology, geo-referenced farm data and official government records to ensure compliance with our stringent responsible sourcing policies … The most recent audit in 2018, conducted […]

Coronavirus Help: AIIMS launches ’24/7 Telemedicine Hub’ to assist doctors in real-time

To share its vast experience to doctors treating coronavirus patients across the country, New Delhi-based All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) has set up a 24/7 National Teleconsultation Centre (CoNTec) after notifying the guidelines pertaining to the practice of telemedicine by Government of India last week.The objective of the Centre is to connect healthcare […]

Gold price today falls on profit booking amid rising Covid-19 cases

Spot gold markets in India remained shut on Friday due to countrywide lockdown, while the precious metal was quoting flat in the international market, according to HDFC Securities. “Spot gold markets in India remained shut due to countrywide lockdown to prevent spreading of COVID-19,” HDFC Securities said. Globally, gold prices edged up on Monday as […]