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Spain’s Coronavirus Crisis Accelerated as Warnings Went Unheeded

Spain’s Coronavirus Crisis Accelerated as Warnings Went Unheeded

MADRID — At the end of January, a German tourist became Spain’s first coronavirus patient. At the time, the health threat seemed for the nation as remote as the tiny Spanish island of La Gomera, where he was treated. Two weeks later, the German walked out of hospital, and Spain …

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Mukesh Ambani’s Net Worth Drops To $48 Billion In 2 Months Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Mukesh Ambani

Mukesh Ambani is the second biggest wealth loser globally, after LVMH’s Bernard Arnault. Mumbai: The net worth of India’s richest man Mukesh Ambani dropped 28 per cent or $300 million a day for two months to $48 billion as on March 31 due to the massive correction in stock markets, …

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Gold Prices Subdued On Firm Dollar Ahead Of US Data Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Gold Rate Jumps To Record High Amid Weakness In Rupee

Gold has declined nearly 0.5% so far this week Gold prices were subdued on Friday as the dollar strengthened, but they were stuck in a narrow range ahead of US nonfarm payrolls data that could provide further clarity on the economic damage from the coronavirus. Spot gold was down 0.2 …

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BSE Sensex Today LIVE Updates Sensex Nifty Open Higher Amid Coronavirus Crisis, Oil Jump

Sensex, Nifty Hit Three-Week Lows Amid Weakness Across Sectors: 10 Things To Know

Domestic stock markets started Friday’s session on a volatile note as the country entered the tenth day of a 21-day nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. The S&P BSE Sensex index fell as much as 442.32 points to hit 27,822.99 on the downside immediately after starting …

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BBC to broadcast summer of sport nostalgia during coronavirus crisis | Sport

The BBC is preparing to unleash the power of nostalgia in a bid to help self-isolating fans through a summer of no sport. In plans announced by the national broadcaster, some of the biggest hits in British sporting history are to be screened again on BBC One in the coming …

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Restaurant Delivery Firms Branch Out Globally Into Groceries During Crisis

Restaurant Delivery Firms Branch Out Globally Into Groceries During Crisis

Uber Eats and Delivery Hero are expanding from providing restaurant meals into supplying groceries to customers stuck at home during lockdowns triggered by the coronavirus crisis. Uber Eats said on Wednesday it is teaming up with French supermarket group Carrefour or a new delivery service aimed at helping Parisians buy …

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Fears for animal welfare as first Australian state bans horse and dog racing amid coronavirus crisis | Sport

Tasmania has banned horse and greyhound racing “effective immediately” in the latest wave of shutdowns intended to stop the spread of the coronavirus, while the racing industry in other states is quietly trying to make arrangements to house thousands of furloughed racehorses should the ban become national. Tasmanian premier Peter …

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‘Our players are afraid’: Nicaraguan football ploughs on amid the crisis | Football

Managua celebrate after scoring against Diriangén.

On Wednesday night the players of Diriangén, the oldest club in Nicaragua, will put on their face masks before they line up for kick-off and hope for the best. They are third in the country’s Liga Primera and a home match against fourth-placed Walter Ferretti offers a chance to put …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Crisis Builds From Coast to Coast in U.S. as Death Toll Nears China’s

Coronavirus Live Updates: Crisis Builds From Coast to Coast in U.S. as Death Toll Nears China’s

Models predicting expected spread of the virus in the U.S. paint a grim picture. The American public on Tuesday is expected to get its first look at the statistical models guiding the policy decisions that have led governors and mayors across the country to order more than 250 million people …

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Keeping Older People Safe During the Coronavirus Crisis

Keeping Older People Safe During the Coronavirus Crisis

In the United States today, there are approximately four million older adults who are not in nursing facilities but who need help with personal care (bathing, dressing or eating) and another 3.5 million older adults who need assistance in areas such as finances and cooking to live independently. These older …

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