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Rupee Plunges Below 76 Mark Against Dollar Amid Deepening Coronavirus Crisis

Rupee Plunges Below 76 Mark Against Dollar Amid Deepening Coronavirus Crisis

On Friday, the rupee had settled at 75.20 against the US dollar The rupee slipped further by 95 paise to 76.15 against the US dollar in opening trade on Monday amid sharp rise in coronavirus cases in the country and heavy selling in domestic equities. Forex traders said market participants …

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Cruise Giant Carnival Works to Manage Deepening Coronavirus Crisis

Cruise Giant Carnival Works to Manage Deepening Coronavirus Crisis

The arrival of the Westerdam cruise ship in Cambodia seemed like cause for celebration. After days of circling in the sea, hundreds of elated passengers disembarked in the Cambodian city of Sihanoukville on Feb. 14, amid assurances the ship was free of the coronavirus. President Trump broadcast the news on …

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In Hong Kong, the coronavirus outbreak is deepening the political divide from the 2019 protests

A medical worker rests at the isolation ward of the Red Cross Hospital in Wuhan, China, on Sunday, February 16.

A riot policeman sprays pepper spray at a man as they disperse a crowd during a demonstration against “parallel traders” who buy goods in Hong Kong to resell in mainland China on Sunday, January 5. Pro-democracy supporters hold placards as they take part in a New Year’s Day rally on …

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A New Martyr Puts a Face on China’s Deepening Coronavirus Crisis

Li Wenliang at Wuhan Central Hospital last month.

WUHAN, China — More than 600 people have died. Tens of thousands are infected. Millions are living under lockdown, and the government has sought to silence complaints. But what provoked an online revolt in China on Friday, the fiercest assault on the censors in almost a decade, began with the …

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