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Brazilian rapper warns of coronavirus danger in Brazil's slums 29.3.2020 Reuters: Hollywood News
Brazilian rapper MV Bill added his voice to a chorus of criticism of President Jair Bolsonaro for downplaying the gravity of the new coronavirus epidemic in a video clip that urges people to protect themselves.
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'Challenge' to decide who covers cost of postponing Tokyo Games - Mori 28.3.2020 Reuters: Sports News
Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee president Yoshiro Mori has told international federations that deciding who foots the bill for postponing the Games to 2021 will be a "major challenge", Olympic news website insidethegames reported on ...
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Who will cover cost of postponing Tokyo Games? 28.3.2020 Rediff: Sports
Tokyo 2020 Olympics organising committee president Yoshiro Mori has told international federations that deciding who foots the bill for postponing the Games to 2021 will be a 'major challenge', Olympic news website insidethegames reported on Saturday.
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What we don’t yet know about the coronavirus 28.3.2020 Reuters: Top News
It has been only three months since reports first emerged from China of an unknown virus causing unusual cases of pneumonia, and scientists and public health experts already know more about it and how it works than at the same point in earlier outbreaks.
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As virus threatens, U.S. embraces big government, for now 28.3.2020 Reuters: Top News
It may, as House Majority Leader and Maryland Democrat Steny Hoyer said on Friday, be out of love that the United States agreed to shut down much of its economy to stop a viral epidemic and save lives.
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India asks state-run power producers to ensure supply 28.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
India's power ministry said on Saturday state-run firms will supply electricity to distribution companies including ones with large payments due, to ensure supply to people whose ability to pay bills has been hit by a nationwide coronavirus ...
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Trump steps up to fight COVID-19; cases cross 1,00,000 28.3.2020 Rediff: News
Trump has roped in Army Corps of Engineers to build hospitals all over the country, activated the ready reserve components of the Armed Forces and invoked the Defense Production Act to compel General Motors to accept, perform and prioritise federal contracts for ventilators.
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Historic $2.2 trillion coronavirus bill passes U.S. House, becomes law 28.3.2020 Reuters: Top News
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved a $2.2 trillion aid package - the largest in history - to help cope with the economic downturn inflicted by the intensifying coronavirus pandemic, and President Donald Trump quickly signed it into law.
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What's in the $2.2 trillion U.S. coronavirus rescue package 28.3.2020 Reuters: World News
The U.S. House of Representatives on Friday approved an unprecedented $2.2 trillion (1.8 trillion pounds) stimulus package to alleviate the economic devastation of the coronavirus pandemic and sent it to President Donald Trump to sign into law.
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Bank account for receiving financial assistance opened 28.3.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Bank account for receiving financial assistance opened
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Factbox: Five members of U.S. Congress test positive for the coronavirus 28.3.2020 Reuters: Top News
Five members of the U.S. Congress have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, and more than two dozen others have said they are self-quarantining in hopes of limiting the spread of the pandemic.
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'Mr. No': Meet the U.S. congressman asking for a vote that could delay the coronavirus bill 28.3.2020 Reuters: Top News
(Note language that may offend some readers in paragraph 6.)
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All Odisha Assembly Staff Told To Go On Home Quarantine Over COVID-19 28.3.2020 NDTV News - India-news
Odisha Assembly Speaker SN Patro on Friday asked all the Vidhan Sabha employees to go on home quarantine after the state's third COVID-19 patient came in contact with one of the staffers.
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Coronavirus: $2 Trillion Rescue Plan Passes US House, Heads To Trump 28.3.2020 NDTV News - Latest
The US House of Representatives passed a historic $2 trillion rescue package Friday that injects cash into the pockets of struggling Americans and fortifies an economy so ravaged by coronavirus that...
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U.S. not bailing out airlines, Boeing not using federal money - Treasury Secretary 27.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said on Friday that the coronavirus economic stimulus bill before Congress is not an airline bailout and that taxpayers will be compensated for relief given to companies hobbled by the global ...
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Fed working to bolster credit during 'self-mandated' recession: Kaplan 27.3.2020 Reuters: Money News
A raft of programs from the U.S. central bank and a $2 trillion rescue bill nearing approval in Congress are aimed at providing relief during a "self-mandated" recession "so that when the virus is defeated we can walk, we can run, and then we can sprint out of this," Dallas Federal Reserve bank President Robert Kaplan said on ...
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Power Firm BSES Stops Distribution Of Bills Due To Coronavirus In Delhi 27.3.2020 NDTV News - India-news
BSES power firms BRPL and BYPL have stopped distribution of electricity bills and meter reading in view of the coronavirus outbreak, a company spokesperson said.
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'Mr. No': Meet the U.S. congressman who might delay the coronavirus bill 27.3.2020 Reuters: World News
U.S. Representative Thomas Massie enraged President Donald Trump on Friday as he has leaders of Congress worried he will delay a planned Friday voice vote on a $2.2 trillion coronavirus economic rescue plan, drawing calls from the White House to throw him out of the Republican ...
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U.S. House aims to push through $2 trillion coronavirus bill as holdout insists on formal vote 27.3.2020 Reuters: World News
The U.S. House was poised on Friday to pass a $2.2 trillion coronavirus relief package, with Democratic and Republican aides saying enough members had flocked to the Capitol to override a holdout Republican lawmaker who threatened to delay passage.
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U.S. House takes up $2.2 trillion coronavirus bill, as Trump blasts holdout congressman 27.3.2020 Reuters: World News
Armed with hand sanitizer and discouraged from using elevators, members of the U.S. House of Representatives convened on Friday to quickly pass a sweeping $2.2 trillion coronavirus stimulus bill as President Donald Trump criticized a Republican lawmaker who threatened to delay ...
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