New Delhi: Here are the latest updates on the coronavirus crisis in India and other parts of the world on Friday.
Indian economy is now expected to see a faster turnaround given the impending rollout of vaccine, increased mobility and less disruptions to business operations as the economy opens up but a lot will also depend on the upcoming Budget for 2021-22 to steer its course.
US President Donald Trump has extended the freeze on the most sought-after H-1B visas by Indian IT professionals, along with other types of foreign work visas and green cards through March 31 to protect American workers, saying that the reasons for which he had imposed such restrictions amidst the pandemic has not changed.
The global COVID-19 situation, rollout of vaccines, geopolitical trends, Union Budget and economic recovery would be the major factors driving investor sentiments in 2021 after a tumultuous year which saw both ‘the worst of times and the best of times’ for the stock market, said analysts.
The daily new coronavirus infections in India remained below 30,000 for the 19th consecutive day taking the COVID-19 caseload to 1,02,86,709 while the death toll increased to 1,48,994 with 256 new fatalities.
As many as 12 new cases push Mizoram’s COVID-19 tally to 4,216.
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal greeted people on New Year’s Day on Friday and hoped the vaccine for COVID-19 will be available soon in India and normal life restored.
As many as four new cases push COVID-19 tally of Andamans to 4,945.
With 343 new coronavirus positive cases, the infection count in Thane district of Maharashtra mounted to 2,43,178, an official said on Friday.
Telangana logs 461 new COVID-19 cases and three deaths take toll to 1,544. (PTI)
Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.
Withheld some a/cs within India, to continue advocating right of free expression: Twitter
New generation ICD with latest technology implanted at SSH Jammu
Arthritis drug no better than standard care for severe COVID-19, says study
People shouldn’t hesitate to get vaccinated, listen to scientists: Delhi’s 1st COVID patient
Gold falls Rs 148, silver declines Rs 886
Rupee gains 14 paise to 72.32 against US dollar in early trade
Gold jumps Rs 337; silver shoots up by Rs 1,149
Rupee surges 16 paise to 72.33 against US dollar in early trade
FM urges industry to unleash animal spirits; make India fastest growing economy
Download 10Cric Casino app, and enjoy Indias most popular casino games, directly on your mobile!
Gamble with real money online! Play Indias favourite casino games at 7Jackpots.com, Indias most trusted online casino site.
© 2020 State Times Daily Newspaper | Powered by Ideogram Technology Solutions [P] Ltd.