Global COVID-19 deaths hit 5 million as Delta variant sweeps the world

Global COVID-19 deaths hit 5 million as Delta variant sweeps the world

Worldwide deaths related to COVID-19 surpassed 5 million on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, with unvaccinated people particularly exposed to the virulent Delta strain. The variant has exposed the wide disparities in vaccination rates between rich and poor nations, and the upshot of vaccine hesitancy in some western nations…

IMF, World Bank urge more COVID-19 vaccination doses to go to poor countries

IMF, World Bank urge more COVID-19 vaccination doses to go to poor countries

IMF, World Bank urge more COVID-19 vaccination doses to go to poor countries

U.S. CDC announces new 60-day COVID-19 eviction moratorium

U.S. CDC announces new 60-day COVID-19 eviction moratorium

U.S. CDC announces new 60-day COVID-19 eviction moratorium

Recommending Covid-19 booster shot will be premature: WHO scientist

Recommending Covid-19 booster shot will be premature: WHO scientist

More-transmissible strains are prompting vaccine makers to test whether tweaked versions of their existing shots will provide broader immunity.

After the Covid-19 pandemic, a wave of spending by older consumers

After the Covid-19 pandemic, a wave of spending by older consumers

The number of people aged 65 and over is projected to double to more 1.5 billion by 2050, greatly increasing their economic impact

COVID certificate will be a signal for travel in EU, Germany says

COVID certificate will be a signal for travel in EU, Germany says

COVID certificate will be a signal for travel in EU, Germany says

BMC to procure Covid-19 shots, devises steps to make vaccination accessible

BMC to procure Covid-19 shots, devises steps to make vaccination accessible

The corporation also plans to set up vaccination centres in each of 24 municipal wards and has also issued vaccination guidelines for housing societies

Do away with Covid-19 negative report rule, airlines urge state govts

Do away with Covid-19 negative report rule, airlines urge state govts

A second wave of Covid-19 has severely hit Indian airlines

Covid-19 pandemic: Himachal Pradesh reports 28 deaths and 1,465 cases

Covid-19 pandemic: Himachal Pradesh reports 28 deaths and 1,465 cases

Himachal Pradesh on Thursday recorded 1,465 COVID-19 cases and 28 fatalities, a senior official said

Covid-19 fallout: Outdated CPI, GDP may have to wait longer for revision

Covid-19 fallout: Outdated CPI, GDP may have to wait longer for revision

Revision of CPI and GDP base years from 2011-12 and 2012, respectively, was dependent on the outcomes of the consumer expenditure survey of 2017-18, which the govt junked sometime back

Covid-19 crisis: 5 tonnes of oxygen concentrators dispatched from US

Covid-19 crisis: 5 tonnes of oxygen concentrators dispatched from US

Air India’s A102 is transporting five tonnes (5000kg) of oxygen concentrators as cargo from the John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and is scheduled to land in Delhi by Monday noon

Buy a COVID vaccine, get an HIV vaccine for free?

Buy a COVID vaccine, get an HIV vaccine for free?

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Karnataka sees nearly 3,000 new Covid cases, 21 deaths in last 24 hours

Karnataka sees nearly 3,000 new Covid cases, 21 deaths in last 24 hours

Bengaluru Urban alone accounted for 1,984 fresh cases today

Covid Takes Toll on Hospice Care

Covid Takes Toll on Hospice Care

Here’s the latest news from the global pandemic.

The Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Economy | Phil Town

The Effects of COVID-19 on the Global Economy | Phil Town

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We can’t deny that our economy has been impacted by Covid, but there is something to learn from every market crash we’ve experienced throughout history. Today, I discuss previous crashes we’ve gone through, and compare them to the one we…

Stock Market Bounce Back: What's Next? | Phil Town

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It’s hard to predict how long the will economic downturn last. Although we may be heading for a depression, this could still be your investing opportunity of a lifetime. Today, I discuss what investors can be doing to prepare themselves…

Has the Market Hit Bottom Yet? | Phil Town

Has the Market Hit Bottom Yet? | Phil Town

Will the market keep dropping? It’s obvious that the Coronavirus-induced recession has ended the bull market, and it’s hard to tell what will come next. Today I discuss my take on the current state of our volatile market and what…

The Future of the Stock Market: What's Next? | Phil Town

The Future of the Stock Market: What’s Next? | Phil Town

With all of the impact COVID-19 has had on the market, this is an investing opportunity of a lifetime! Some of the best companies in the world are on sale right now. This week, Danielle and I discuss what you…