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Though studies indicated that the virus, transmitted through droplets, could be passed on even from dried surfaces to humans, there is not enough scientific evidence on how long it survives on currency notes. (Photo by Jasjeet Plaha / Hindustan Times)

Rs 500 notes lay on Delhi street, no one touches due to coronavirus fear

By Shiv Sunny | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 17, 2020 03:28 PM IST
The fear among many people that currency notes could be carriers of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) resulted in a peculiar situation in North Delhi’s Lawrence Road on Wednesday afternoon.
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Charles Oliveira in action.(Twitter)
Charles Oliveira in action.(Twitter)

Charles Oliveira wins in eerie silence as UFC Brasilia defies coronavirus fears

By Reuters | Reuters
UPDATED ON MAR 15, 2020 09:34 AM IST
With the local government having banned large gatherings in an effort to contain the spread of the coronavirus, the usual gladiatorial atmosphere of a fight night was absent as the thousands of seats remained unfilled. 
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The Reserve Bank of India has said that it is closely monitoring the situation in the wake of the coronavirus spread.(Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
The Reserve Bank of India has said that it is closely monitoring the situation in the wake of the coronavirus spread.(Pradeep Gaur/Mint)

As coronavirus fears escalate in India, RBI steps in to calm markets

By HT Correspondent | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON MAR 03, 2020 05:13 PM IST
The markets in India witnessed a bloodbath and tanked more than a thousand points as coronavirus fear spooked investors.
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File photo of former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan.
File photo of former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan.

Raghuram Rajan’s advice as global growth falters over coronavirus fears

By Enda Curran | Bloomberg
UPDATED ON FEB 28, 2020 10:55 AM IST
There’s little central banks can do, and while more government spending would help, the priority should be on convincing companies and households that the virus is under control, he said.
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Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri answers to journalists during a press conference in Decines, near Lyon, central France, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. Juventus will play against Lyon in a Champions League, round of 16th, first leg match on Wednesday,. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)(AP)
Juventus head coach Maurizio Sarri answers to journalists during a press conference in Decines, near Lyon, central France, Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020. Juventus will play against Lyon in a Champions League, round of 16th, first leg match on Wednesday,. (AP Photo/Laurent Cipriani)(AP)

Maurizio Sarri calls for calm as coronavirus fears surround Juventus Champions League tie

By AFP | Turin
UPDATED ON FEB 26, 2020 03:14 PM IST
The mayors of the two towns in the Lyon suburbs across which the Groupama Stadium, the venue for Wednesday’s game, is situated have called for away fans to be banned from attending as a result.
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File image of Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo.(REUTERS)
File image of Nigeria striker Odion Ighalo.(REUTERS)

Odion Ighalo steers clear of Manchester United training over coronavirus fears: Reports

By Reuters | Manchester
UPDATED ON FEB 13, 2020 03:10 PM IST
The flu-like virus has killed over 1,300 people and infected around 60,000 in China after it first emerged in Wuhan late last year.
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