2020-05-24 02:56:39| The Economic Times
Corona Live: US adds 1,127 Covid deaths in 24 hoursThe United States recorded a further 1,127 deaths from COVID-19 on Saturday, bringing its total to 97,048 since the global pandemic began.
2020-05-22 20:28:00| The Economic Times
Karnataka allows factories to extend working hoursThe govt, however, has laid certain conditions, under which, no adult worker shall be allowed or required to work in a factory for more than ten hours in any day and sixty hours in any week. Provisions of Section 59 regarding overtime wages shall continue to be applicable without any change, it said.
2020-05-22 05:38:32| The Economic Times
A Health ministry analysis of Covid deaths in India showed yesterday that the elderly and those with underlying conditions continue to be highest-risk groups. More than half the total fatalities in India were 60+, and 73% of the dead had co-morbidities such as diabetes, heart disorders and chronic kidney ailments.
2020-05-22 02:48:41| The Economic Times
Live: US adds 1,255 deaths in 24 hoursThe country -- hardest hit by the pandemic in terms of the number of fatalities -- has now confirmed a total of 1,576,542 cases.
2020-05-21 05:46:29| The Economic Times
Maharashtra reported more than 2,000 cases for the fourth day on run. Mumbai continued to be the biggest contributor with 60% of these cases. The state's total cases have now neared 40,000, accounting for almost 40% of the countrys cumulative tally. Tamil Nadu crossed the 13,000-mark, taking the state tally to 13,191 second highest in India after Maharashtra.