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Explained: RBI’s Regulatory Package on COVID-19 Decoded: Loan Moratorium to Liquidity Injection

RBI's COVID-19 Regulatory Package: From Repo Rate & CRR Cuts to 3-months moratorium on term loans, RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das announced several measures while...

Top 5 Current Affairs: 27 March 2020

The Reserve Bank of India on March 27, 2020 released its 7th Bi-monthly Monetary Policy Statement 2019-20 amidst the COVID-19 outbreak in the country. Source...

COVID-19: WHO launches Global Mega Trial with 4 promising drugs

The Global Mega Trial by WHO named Solidarity will include the study and testing of 4 promising drugs in order to develop an antidote...

With Coronavirus, ‘Nature is sending us a message’, says UN Environment Chief

Prof Andrew Cunningham from the Zoological Society of London said, “The emergence of COVID-19 was not only predictable, but it was also predicted (in...

Government restricts sale, export, distribution of Hydroxychloroquine

The centre issued the order restricting the sale and distribution of Hydroxychloroquine to prevent its misuse.  Source link

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tests positive for COVID-19

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson tested positive for COVID-19 on March 27, 2020. Source link

Can you be immune to Coronavirus or get COVID-19 twice? – Here’s what Medical Researchers say

There are reports of a Japanese woman having coronavirus again. Can you get Coronavirus twice? Check here for all the details. Source link

RBI Measures to counter COVID-19 impact: Repo, CRR Cut, Banks, NBFC’s to offer 3 month Moratorium on Loans

The repo rate has been reduced by 75 basis points from 5.15 percent to 4.4 percent. Source link

Govt caps price of three-ply face mask at Rs 16/piece till June 30

The World Health Organization advises that if you are healthy, then you should apply face mask only in certain situations. Source link

US Space Force Launches Extremely High Frequency Satellite Despite Coronavirus

US Space Force is a new division of the US Army, which Trump has described as "separate but equal. Source link

UP Government bans sale, manufacture of pan masala for indefinite period

The decision of banning the pan masala was taken to prevent the spread of Coronavirus. Source link

Current Affairs Quiz: 26 March 2020

The day’s updated quizzes cover topics such as IMF’s policy tracker, centre’s Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana and new Walmart CEO among others. Source link

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Plea claims private school refused to issue transfer certificate, marksheet to students; Delhi HC issues notice | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi high court on Monday issued notices to a private school and Delhi government on a petition filed by the...

30% of Covid-19 patients in Delhi hospitals from other states: Satyendar Jain | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi health minister Satyendar Jain on Monday said 30 per cent of the Covid-19 patients admitted to Delhi hospitals are from...

Why Many Farmers And Some Parties Oppose The New Farm Laws: 10 Points

The agriculture sector contributes nearly 15 per cent of the India's $2.9 trillion economyNew Delhi: On Sunday afternoon, amid scenes of chaos and...

No Social, Cultural, Political Gathering In Delhi Till Sept 30: DDMA

New Delhi: The DDMA on Monday clarified that all social, cultural and political functions along with large gatherings and congregations in Delhi are...