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Story Posted on 24-03-2020

MONEY

 |  Off the Record: Where Politics and Economics Meet  |  2-minute read
Finance minister nirmala sitharaman, Coronavirus in india, Covid-19, Coronareliefmeasures

Why Finance Minister relaxing IBC is the most important move for businesses

The default threshold limit is being increased to Rs 1 crore from the previous Rs 1 lakh to prevent triggering of IBC proceedings for medium and small enterprises.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Michelle bachelet, Covidiot, Coronavirus treatment, Coronavirusvaccine

DailyOh! Why coronavirus vaccine could be the fastest vaccine ever, to Covidiot Of The Day

The virus outbreak that fizzled out before the vaccine was ready.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Arvind Kejriwal, Delhi govt, Covid-19, Coronavirus

Coronavirus outbreak: Delhi govt acted swiftly, but the battle is far from over

The Arvind Kejriwal administration moved quickly to put in place measures to combat the spread of Covid-19. It hasn’t forgotten the homeless and destitute.

VARIETY

 |  6-minute read
Coronavirus in india, Aadhaar, Hijras, Transgender

Being a transperson in India during Covid-19 pandemic

With compromised immune systems, the transgender community is at a high risk of contracting Covid-19. However, lack of governmental support and reluctance to get medical treatment owing to stigma is compounding the problems.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
Janata curfew, Coronavirus in india, Narendra Modi, Covid19

How PM Modi is an effective leader in times of coronavirus pandemic

These are tough times of global crisis when leadership has been in short supply. For India, Modi has so far been successful in providing the right mix of authority and reassurance.