There is plenty of time to ponder koans these days at the animal park, where the coronavirus pandemic has left the sea lions, and the rest of its roughly 6,000 creatures, without an audience. In this busy season at the zoo, when people typically pack in — children atop their parents’ shoulders — to see the sea lions eat, there is no one standing at the pool railing. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | The Bronx zoo is also empty, but the animals don’t mind
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A UEFA statement read: "UEFA has lifted the 'blocked hours' protection granted to the UEFA member associations for England and Scotland for the remainder of the 2019/20 football season, following requests from the relevant national associations as a result of measures taken in relation to the COVID-19 pandemic." … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | UEFA lifts Saturday afternoon TV blackout for England, Scotland
The services sector has been the worst hit. Consider, for instance, the services sector PMI in Italy, which plunged to a record low of 17.4 in March, down from 52.1 in February. A reading below 50 indicates contraction from the previous month, while one above 50 denotes expansion. Even Germany and Japan, countries that have managed the epidemic relatively better, saw their services sectors shrink substantially in March. A steep recession in much of the world is in the offing. … [Read more...] about Moneycontrol Pro weekender | Will April be the cruellest month?
The statement comes after the Ministry of External Affairs has forwarded a notification issued by United Nations' Security Council Committee concerning ISIL (Da'esh), Al-Qaida, and associated individuals, groups, undertakings and entities regarding changes in the list of individuals and entities.Not sure which mutual funds to buy? Download moneycontrol transact app to get personalised investment recommendations. … [Read more...] about SEBI asks brokers, MFs, others to ensure compliance with prevention of unlawful activities law
"Over the years, we have received tremendous support from the people of this country who have kept us motivated through various challenges. This is the time to give back to the people of India in whatever way we can," Hockey India president Mohd Mushtaque Ahmad said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | Hockey India donates Rs 75 lakhs more to PM-CARES Fund, golfer Lahiri pledges Rs 7 lakhs