Daily Archives: March 23, 2020

Sunil Chhetri chosen for FIFA campaign against COVID-19 along with likes of Messi

Talismanic Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri was on Monday picked among 28 past and present stars for world governing body FIFA’s campaign to combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

UEFA postpones Champions League, Europa League finals

This season’s Champions League final, Europa League final and women’s Champions League final, all due to be played in May, have been formally postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, European soccer’s governing body UEFA said on Tuesday.

UEFA formally postpones Champions League, Europa League final

This season’s Champions League final, Europa League final and women’s Champions League final, all due to be played in May, have been formally postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, European soccer’s governing body UEFA said on Tuesday.

Kareena sends out her prayer to Italy

Italy has become the new epicentre of the Coronavirus pandemic. It has caused over 6000 deaths in the country and the European nation has over 60000 confirmed cases. Soldiers have been deployed to enforce lockdown in Italy.

Coronavirus pandemic ‘accelerating’: WHO chief

The new coronavirus pandemic is clearly “accelerating”, the World Health Organization warned Monday, but said it was still possible to “change the trajectory” of the outbreak.

The remarks came as the number of deaths soared past 15,000, with more than 341,000 people infected worldwide, according to a tally compiled by AFP from official sources.

Gautam Gambhir pledges Rs 50 lakh for COVID-19 treatment equipment

Cricketer-turned politician Gautam Gambhir on Monday pledged Rs 50 lakh towards COVID-19 treatment while also advocating jail terms for the offenders who break quarantine guidelines set out to stop the spread of pandemic. In a letter to Delhi CM Kejriwal, Gambhir pledged Rs 50 lakh from his MPLAD fund for equipment that may be needed for Covid-19 treatment.

Shraddha treats her fans with a blissful pic

Several countries are under lockdown due to Coronavirus outbreak. It has brought the whole world to stand still. Everyone has been asked to stay at home to stay safe and avoid infection. B’town celebs have been sharing pictures and videos from their home-quarantine time.

Govt asks banks to provide liquidity to corporates

The government has asked all state-owned lenders to extend emergency credit lines to corporate borrowers, three government and banking sources said, as it rushes to tackle the fallout from the coronavirus outbreak that has grounded business across the globe.

Ranveer Singh is all praises for father-in-law

Ranveer Singh who is quite active on social media and keeps his fans updating about his day-to-day activities. The actor is currently spending his time with wifey Deepika Padukone at home practising self-quarantine.

‘States can lift PDS grains for 3 months on credit’

The Centre on Monday allowed states and Union Territories to lift foodgrains for three months in advance from Food Corporation of India (FCI) for distribution through ration shops in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.