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Coronavirus Update Government Capital Infusion In Public Sector Banks

SBI Eases Minimum Balance Rules. Here

The government may need to make a provision of at least Rs 20-25,000 crore Government has assured state banks it is ready to provide capital support as the coronavirus pandemic may lead to a surge in bad loans when economic growth is slowing, three government and banking sources told Reuters. …

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Coronavirus Helpline Launched on WhatsApp by Delhi Government to Provide Information Around COVID-19

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Delhi citizens have got their own helpline on WhatsApp to receive the latest information around COVID-19. The new move has been taken by the Health and Family Welfare Department of the Government of NCT of Delhi with a view to provide credible updates related to the ongoing pandemic. Namely the …

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Indian Government Launches Aarogya Setu COVID-19 Tracker App on Android, iOS

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Indian government has officially launched its COVID-19 tracking app, Aarogya Setu, for Android and iOS users. The app has been developed by the National Informatics Centre that comes under the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology. According to the app’s description, it is aimed at “augmenting” efforts to “proactively” inform …

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Coronavirus WhatsApp Chatbot By Government Crosses 1.7 Crore Users in 10 Days of Launch

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MyGov Corona Helpdesk, the official WhatsApp chatbot by the Central Government that was aimed to eradicate fake news and spread awareness about COVID-19, has crossed the milestone of 1.7 crore users in 10 days of its launch. The chatbot is designed to serve information about the disease that is believed …

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Many Airlines At Brink Of Bankruptcy, Need Government Support: Industry Body

Aviation Industry Stares At Loss Of Up To $3.6 Billion In Q1 Due To Travel Ban

New Delhi: As cash reserves of aviation sector companies are “running down quickly” as planes are grounded amid the coronavirus pandemic, industry body FICCI on Wednesday recommended several measures to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri to help aviation firms. FICCI stated in its letter …

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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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Government Begins Fiscal Year Under Severe Strain Amid Biggest Lockdown

World Economy Powering Down Daily Makes Recession More Likely

India kicks off its fiscal year with revenues under severe strain. A prolonged slowdown in the economy depressed tax collections in the financial year that ended Tuesday, latest official data show. As India now conducts the world’s biggest lockdown, budget pressures are set to worsen. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has …

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Government Promulgates Ordinance To Make PM Cares Donations Tax Free

Government Promulgates Ordinance To Make PM Cares Donations Tax Free

The last date for filing income tax returns for 2018-19 has been extended by three months to June 30 New Delhi: The government on Tuesday brought in an Ordinance to give relief in compliance in filing income tax, GST, customs and central excise returns, to help taxpayers tide over the …

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UK government launches WhatsApp coronavirus information service

UK government launches WhatsApp coronavirus information service

WhatsApp message ‘hi’ to 07860 064422. What you need to know The UK government has launched a coronavirus information service on WhatsApp. Users can text a government number to receive information about the virus. It includes information about symptoms, travel, movement and mythbusters. The UK government has launched a coronavirus …

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Government is Making a COVID-19 Tracker App for Android, iOS: Report

Government is Making a COVID-19 Tracker App for Android, iOS: Report

As the novel coronavirus continues to spread across India, the Union government is reportedly working on a mobile app in a bid to make citizens more aware of their surroundings. According to a report, the CoWin-20 app that is currently in its trial phase, will aim to ensure that citizens …

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