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  • Rohit Sharma donates Rs 80 lakh to fight pandemic
  • Srinagar-Jammu national highway remains closed for 5th day
  • Corona: People who attended Nizammuddin gathering should come forward, says Muslim cleric
  • Salman Khan’s nephew Abdullah Khan passes away
  • K'taka: 6 commit suicide due to ban on liquor shops amid lockdown
  • Five new cases surface in M'rashtra, toll rises to 225
  • Youth injured by gunmen in Kulgam, dies at SKIMS in Srinagar
  • India calls for affordable access to medicines, easier movement of health specialists across borders
  • COVID-19: 24 tested positive from Nizamuddin Markaz, nine dead
  • Cambodia confirms 2 new COVID-19 cases
  • Mah: 8 doctors, 4 paramedics quarantined as man hides Covid-19 contact details
  • Seven more test positive, TN's corona count increases to 74
  • Over 280 units in SEZs, manufacturing pharmaceuticals, hospital devices operational
  • COVID-19 cases in AP rises to 40 as 17 more tests positive
  • COVID 19: 1,251 confirmed cases, 32 deaths, 101 cured in the country
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RBI announcements will reduce cost of funds, help middle class and businesses: PM

RBI announcements will reduce cost of funds, help middle class and businesses: PM

27 Mar 2020 | 3:31 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Welcoming the Reserve Bank of India's decision cutting Repo rate and steps to provide more liquidity and direction on deferment of EMI dates, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the measures will improve liquidity, reduce cost of funds, help middle class and businesses.

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RBI measures will give 'much desired relief', says Finance Minister

27 Mar 2020 | 3:29 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday welcomed the RBI announcement of massive 75 basis points cut in repo rates as a measure to counter the economic slowdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and maintained that three month moratorium on payments of term loan instalments and interest on working capital will give much-desired relief.

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Artist Satish Gujral dies; saddened by his demise, tweets PM Modi

Artist Satish Gujral dies; saddened by his demise, tweets PM Modi

27 Mar 2020 | 3:28 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Acclaimed artist, architect, sculptor and writer Satish Gujral passed away on Thursday.

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RBI measures will give 'much desired relief', says Finance Minister

RBI measures will give 'much desired relief', says Finance Minister

27 Mar 2020 | 3:27 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday welcomed the RBI announcement of massive 75 basis points cut in repo rates as a measure to counter the economic slowdown caused by the Covid-19 pandemic and maintained that three month moratorium on payments of term loan instalments and interest on working capital will give much-desired relief.

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PM condoles on passing away of Rajyogini Dadi Janki

PM condoles on passing away of Rajyogini Dadi Janki

27 Mar 2020 | 3:23 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27(UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed condolences on the passing away of Rajyogini Dadi Janki Ji, the chief of Brahma Kumaris.

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PM condoles Satish Gujral's demise

27 Mar 2020 | 3:19 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27(UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday condoled the demise of artist Satish Gujral.

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Focus: Disconnect enthuses wildlife, declines pollutants

Focus: Disconnect enthuses wildlife, declines pollutants

27 Mar 2020 | 2:46 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Does 'isolation' hamper creativity or encourage it?
Debates and discussions may go on for days amid the paradox - but it's healing impact on Nature is already visible.

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COVID-19: UP govt sets up control cell in Delhi to help people from state

COVID-19: UP govt sets up control cell in Delhi to help people from state

27 Mar 2020 | 2:14 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) The Yogi Adityanath government, on Friday, made special arrangements in the Uttar Pradesh bhavan, for the people of the state, who are stranded in the National Capital owing to Coronavirus crisis.

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Delhi Govt prepared to deal with 100 cases of corona everyday: Kejriwal

Delhi Govt prepared to deal with 100 cases of corona everyday: Kejriwal

27 Mar 2020 | 1:54 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday said the Delhi Government is prepared to deal with 100 new cases of COVID-19 everyday.

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RBI’s direction on deferment of EMI dates ambiguous & half-hearted: Chidambaram

RBI’s direction on deferment of EMI dates ambiguous & half-hearted: Chidambaram

27 Mar 2020 | 1:29 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27(UNI) While welcoming the decision of the Reserve bank of India to cut the repo rate and measures to provide more liquidity, former finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday termed RBI’s direction on deferment of EMI dates 'ambiguous and half-hearted'.

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IIT-D extends last date for P-G, PhD programmes

27 Mar 2020 | 1:02 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) In view of the Coronavirus pandemic, the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi has extended the last date for admission to postgraduate and PhD programmes till April 20.

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Ensure transportation of medical staff, Harsh Vardhan tells states

Ensure transportation of medical staff, Harsh Vardhan tells states

27 Mar 2020 | 12:58 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Union Health Minister Harsh Varshan has urged the states/UTs to attend on priority the issue of the health workers transportation so that there is no shortage of doctors, nurses and other health staff in medical facilities during the national lockdown due to the novel coronavirus (COVID19) pandemic.

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DD to re-telecast Ramayana from Saturday : Javadekar

DD to re-telecast Ramayana from Saturday : Javadekar

27 Mar 2020 | 12:07 PM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar on Friday announced that the Ramayana would be re-telecasted on Doordarshan beginning Saturday.

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Prez, V-P interact with Govs, LGs on COVID-19 challenge

Prez, V-P interact with Govs, LGs on COVID-19 challenge

27 Mar 2020 | 11:58 AM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday lauded the efforts of all health professionals and others at the forefront of handling the challenge arising from the novel Coronavirus
pandemic.

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India proposes shared electronic platform for SAARC to defeat COVID-19

India proposes shared electronic platform for SAARC to defeat COVID-19

27 Mar 2020 | 10:59 AM

New Delhi, Mar 27 (UNI) India has proposed a shared electronic platform for all SAARC nations to share and exchange information, knowledge, expertise and best practices for jointly combating the coronavirus epidemic.

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