The curious phenomenon of revenge shopping in China after lockdown
Long queues, fuelled by revenge spending sprees, have been seen outside outlets of brands in Chinese cities.
There's more to China's virus story than its statistics
The Chinese Premier, Li Keqiang, admitted that the country will face challenges like ...
Lockdown, Day 59: RBI bats against a yorker
While Governor Shaktikanta Das acknowledged that GDP growth would likely remain in the negative t...
China uses trade as weapon to silence virus criticism
The move is the first time Beijing has used access to its huge markets as leverage in its campaign to deflect blame for the outbreak. But it has used the tactic regularly against governments from Norway to Canada in political disputes over the past decade.
Chinese city in partial lockdown over 'major risk' of virus spread
Jilin, with a population of more than four million, suspended bus services Wednesday and said it will only allow residents to leave the city if they have tested negative for COVID-19 in the past 48 hours and complete an unspecified period of "strict self-isolation".
China shares step back as virus concerns resurface
At the close, the Shanghai Composite index was down 0.02 per cent at 2,894.80.
COVID-19 cases in India surge past 85,000, surpasses China tally
The nationwide tally of confirmed COVID-19 cases crossed 85,000 on Friday with more people testing positive for the deadly virus infection f...
Coronavirus: US president Donald Trump to look into legislation proposing to sanctions on China
The legislation was introduced by Senator Lindsey Graham and eight other senators on Tuesday. The COVID-19 Accountability Act mandates the president to make a certification to Congress within 60 days that China has provided a full and complete accounting to any COVID-19 investigation led by the US, its allies or UN affiliates such as the World Health Organization and has closed all operating wet markets.
Gold prices firm as deepening US-China rift lifts demand
US gold futures rose 0.8 per cent to $1,736.20.
Amid lockdown, Eid to be celebrated on Monday
Amid lockdown, Shahi Imam of Delhi's Jama Masjid Ahmed Shah Bukhari also appealed to people to offer Eid namaz at their homes
Despair and pride in China's Wuhan as coronavirus lockdown eases
Residents of China's Wuhan city, ground zero for the coronavirus pandemic, have mixed emotions as containment measures are lifted and the community infection rate slows to a trickle, with some praising the government and others rueing the economic costs.
India lockdown day 24 wrap: Top developments
In a renewed effort to pave the way for a recovery, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announces various measures to deal with the collateral d...
China's Wuhan lockdown ends, but another begins as local coronavirus cases rise
The Chinese city where the coronavirus epidemic first broke out, Wuhan, ended a two-month lockdown on Wednesday, but a northern town started restricting the movement of its residents amid concerns of a second wave of infections in mainland China.
Wuhan rent protest shows unrest brewing in China after lockdown
Wuhan officially emerged on Wednesday from a mass quarantine put in place on Jan. 23. The strict restrictions helped China stem the outbreak of the deadly disease known as Covid-19, but it also led to a deep slump in investment and consumption that pushed the economy into its most dire situation in decades.
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