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India slashes rates in Response to Coronavirus crisis

The Reserve Bank of India slashed interest rates on Friday, following other reserve banks that have taken emergency procedures to counter the financial fallout...

Some Kenyan nurses refuse coronavirus patients in protest over shortages

Nurses in Kenya's capital and 2 towns have declined to deal with presumed coronavirus patients because the federal government has not provided adequate protective...

WHO warns of ‘accelerating’ pandemic, expects Olympics decision soon

The pandemic of the disease brought on by the coronavirus is speeding up, the World Health Organization (WHO) stated on Monday, with more than...

Sensex, Nifty fall after country goes into lockdown

Indian shares fell in choppy trading on Wednesday, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi purchased a 21- day nation-wide lockdown to include the...

China scrambles to curb rise in imported coronavirus cases

China on Sunday reported 46 new cases of coronavirus, the 4th straight day with an increase, with all however among those imported from overseas,...

Fed slashes rates, global central banks coordinate to cushion coronavirus blow

The U.S. Federal Reserve and global central banks moved aggressively on Sunday to buttress a world economy unraveling rapidly amid the coronavirus pandemic, with...

WHO urges Europe to take ‘boldest’ actions against COVID-19 epidemic

Every country in Europe should be taking the “boldest” actions possible to try to halt or slow the epidemic of COVID-19 disease caused by...

U.S. Representative Tulsi Gabbard ends Democratic presidential bid, endorses Biden

Representative Tulsi Gabbard, an Iraq War veteran who campaigned to end “forever wars,” dropped her long-shot bid for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination on...