Daily Archives: March 26, 2020
Rafael Nadal has issued a rallying cry and called on Spanish athletes to help raise 11 million euros ($12.07 million) to help fight the coronavirus pandemic. Nadal said he spoke with NBA’s Pau Gasol about what they could do to help and came up with the initiative to support the Red Cross in procuring protective equipment and infrastructure to assist vulnerable families in Spain affected by the virus.
As India observes a 21-day lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic, Mumbai Indians skipper Rohit Sharma feels that Indian Premier League can wait for now as situation needs to get better first. “We should first think about the country. The situation needs to get better first then we can talk about the IPL. Let life get back to normal first,” Rohit said to Yuzvendra Chahal in an Instagram live chat.
Cash-starved private sector lender Yes Bank on Thursday approved a proposal to raise Rs 5,000 crore by way of share sale, including qualified institutions and rights issue. The board at its meeting has approved subject to receipt of requisite approvals, raising of funds for an additional amount aggregating up to Rs 5,000 crores Yes Bank said in a regulatory filing.
The number of Americans filing claims for unemployment benefits surged to a record of more than 3 million last week as strict measures to contain the coronavirus pandemic brought the country to a sudden halt, unleashing a wave of layoffs that likely ended the longest employment boom in US history.
Deepika Padukone has been sharing pictures and videos of her ‘Productivity in the time of COVID-19!’ series on her social media handles. From working out, cleaning her wardrobe, self-care to drinking fruit juices, the actress has been keeping her fans updated through her Instagram.