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Coronavirus Apps: Every App the Central Government And States Have Deployed to Track COVID-19

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As the novel coronavirus continues to spread across India, both the Central and State governments are ramping up efforts to fight the pandemic. Some of the measures that both the governments are adopting include ensuring strict lockdown procedures, curbing the movement of public transport, sanitisation of public spaces, etc. Additionally, …

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US Shares Rebound As Central Bank Boosts Liquidity To Fight Virus Effect

Wall Street Clobbered As Crude Plummets, Virus Crisis Deepens

Most market watchers are bracing for a US recession New York: The S&P 500 rose 6 per cent on Tuesday, clawing back a significant portion of Monday’s steep losses, as the Federal Reserve and the White House took further steps to boost liquidity and stem damage from the coronavirus outbreak …

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US Federal Reserve Slashes Rates, Global Central Banks Coordinate To Cushion Coronavirus Blow

US Federal Reserve Slashes Rates, Global Central Banks Coordinate To Cushion Coronavirus Blow

The coordinated global actions were reminiscent of the sweeping steps taken just over a decade ago WASHINGTON: 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 the Fed slashing interest rates to near zero, pledging …

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Federal Reserve, other central banks cut interest rates

Federal Reserve, other central banks cut interest rates

Central banks around the world, including the U.S. Federal Reserve, have lowered interest rates to support their respective economies amid a rapidly spreading coronavirus — and more are expected to follow suit. But investors and economists said there’s not much monetary policy can do to save the global economy, especially when …

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Asian Share Market News: Asian Shares Mixed After US Central Bank Announces Unscheduled Rate Cut

Asian Shares Mixed After US Central Bank Announces Unscheduled Rate Cut

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan edged 0.2 per cent higher Singapore: Asian shares wobbled on Wednesday and bonds held gains, as an emergency rate cut from the Federal Reserve – the US central bank – did little to soothe investor fears over the coronavirus’s widening fallout. The surprise …

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Death toll jumps to at least 19 after tornado rips through Nashville and central Tennessee

Death toll jumps to at least 19 after tornado rips through Nashville and central Tennessee

At least 19 people were killed, several others were injured and 50,000 households and businesses were left without power when a tornado struck parts of Nashville and central Tennessee early Tuesday, officials said. The deaths occurred in at least four counties, including Davidson, where Nashville is, and Putnam, Benton and …

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Central Park carriage horse dies after disturbing video shows it collapsing in New York City

Central Park carriage horse dies after disturbing video shows it collapsing in New York City

A carriage horse has been euthanized after a disturbing video showed it collapsing in New York City’s Central Park over the weekend. The incident has reignited calls to ban horse-drawn carriages in the city. The footage, which was provided by animal advocacy group NYCLASS to CBS News, shows a horse …

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Ex-Fed Gov Warsh sees coordinated global central bank action

Ex-Fed Gov Warsh sees coordinated global central bank action

Former Federal Reserve Governor Kevin Warsh said Friday he expects the Fed and other central banks around the world to act soon in response to the coronavirus outbreak. Warsh, occasionally rumored to be a candidate for Fed chairman after Jerome Powell’s term expires, spoke Friday morning to CNBC’s “Squawk Box.” …

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Global central bankers scour shopping malls, manufacturers for coronavirus playbook

Global central bankers scour shopping malls, manufacturers for coronavirus playbook

WASHINGTON/RIYADH/FRANKFURT – (Reuters) – In the days after a new virus was identified in China on Dec. 31, global central bankers fell back on past experience for a comforting early analysis. FILE PHOTO: A man wearing a face mask walks past a shop of a French luxury cosmetic brand Lancome …

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