Economic Fallout
North East  /  Published 22.05.20

Sport gets ‘industry’ tag

The Mizoram cabinet on Friday granted “industry” status to sport.Speaking to The Telegraph after the cabinet meeting, sports minister Robert Romawia Royte said the cabinet has cleared the proposal...
By Henry L. Khojol in Aizawl

World  /  Published 18.05.20

US job fraud ‘gut punch’ amid layoff disaster

A group of international fraudsters appears to have mounted an immense, sophisticated attack on US unemployment systems, creating a network that has already siphoned millions of dollars in payments th...
By Mike Baker in Seattle

Jharkhand  /  Published 04.06.20

Distress tells on liquor lines

The visuals of customers standing in serpentine queues in some cities after liquor shops opened last month amid the lockdown are harder to spot in Jharkhand, where stores lifted shutters on May 20.Liq...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

India  /  Published 09.06.20

Left high and dry in Lebanon

Indians keen to leave Lebanon due to the collapse of the economy, the pandemic and anti-government rioting remain stranded in the middle-eastern country despite ministerial and official-level assuranc...
By Anita Joshua in New Delhi

North East  /  Published 13.05.20

Meghalaya nod to changes in laws

The Meghalaya government has given the green signal to bring amendments to industrial, labour and agricultural marketing laws apparently to strengthen the response to the economic slowdown in view of ...
By Our Correspondent in Shillong


Business  /  Published 12.06.20

Sensex falls over 1,100 points

Witnessing a gap-down opening, equity benchmark Sensex plummeted 1,100 points in early trade on Friday tracking massive global sell off fuelled by concerns over economic recovery and a second coronavi...
By PTI in Mumbai

World  /  Published 06.03.20

Virus infections cross one lakh worldwide

The number of people infected with the new coronavirus across the world surpassed 100,000 on Friday as the economic damage intensified, with business districts beginning to empty and stock markets tum...
By Reuters in London


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