By Neera Kuckreja Sohoni
Since the China virus (and I hesitate not one bit in calling it that!) entered our shores, President Trump himself and his administration have been relentlessly attacked for no other reason than that he alone by virtue of his office along with his team of public health... Read More
New York: US stocks ended higher after the Federal Reserve left its interest rates unchanged at near zero.
All the 11 primary S&P 500 sectors finished higher, with energy and financials both up more than 2 per cent, leading the gains.
Shares of Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google-parent Alphabet all rose... Read More
By Shashi Shekhar
There are three reasons why the world’s oldest and most powerful civilizations generally ended — epidemics, natural disasters, or foreign invasions. An example is the Indus Valley civilization; it had magnificent cities, architecture, maritime, and overland trade; it was thriving well before the birth of Jesus Christ.... Read More
New York/New Delhi: Coronavirus cases soared by more than a million globally in just five days as the numbers continue to accelerate from week to week, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University. While USA and India continue to report record number of cases, the new surge is reported in Latin America including Mexico... Read More
Washington: America's top infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci has said the US was witnessing the new surge in the number of COVID-19 cases because the country never shut down entirely.
"We did not shut down entirely," media reports quoted Fauci, director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read More