Down 12,700 pts (31%), sensex has worst quarter

MUMBAI: As the fears about the impact of the spread of Coronavirus weighed on investor sentiment globally, Dalal Street ended its worst quarter ever on a brighter note. On Tuesday, a strong rally in sensex heavyweight Reliance Industries, along with across the board short covering and index management by large […]

‘Epidemiologic models show we need aggressive measures in the early phase … lockdown buys us time’

Statistical modelling provided an insight into the likely global spread of Covid-19 and catalysed action on the part of governments. Two scholars who worked on an India model, Bhramar Mukherjee, Professor of Epidemiology, University of Michigan and Debashree Ray, Assistant Professor in the Department of Biostatistics, Johns Hopkins University, give […]

Protect yourself from the fear contagion

By Narayani Ganesh In the housing society where i live, fear as well as common sense, are prompting most residents to stay indoors, but in the process, they inevitably consume more and more doomsday scenarios being telecast 24×7 that tend to aggravate, rather than assuage the fear factor. This can […]

Maulana who led Nizamuddin gathering booked

NEW DELHI: Delhi police on Tuesday booked the cleric, who led a huge religious congregation in Nizamuddin West earlier this month, for violating government orders on not organising public gatherings and maintaining social distance to contain the COVID-19 outbreak, official said. The markaz (centre) in the south Delhi neighbourhood organised […]

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