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The survey said the primary sector in India, which includes the agriculture and mining sectors, contributes around 16% of gross value added (GVA), while it employs around 43% of the workforce. (Bloomberg)

All jobs lost due to Covid may not return even after recovery

By Prashant K Nanda, Livemint, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON JAN 30, 2021 06:43 AM IST
  • The survey said that efforts must be made for front-ended fiscal spending to generate high-paying jobs.
Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul(Instagram)
Rohit Sharma and KL Rahul(Instagram)

Coronavirus outbreak: What cricketers are doing to keep themselves busy during forced break

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 18, 2020 11:57 AM IST
The Coronavirus pandemic has caused a collapse of sports events worldwide in an year when several multi-national events are scheduled to take place.
Representational image.(File)
Representational image.(File)

Coronavirus impact: India Open in Delhi among badminton tournaments suspended by BWF

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By PTI
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2020 08:39 AM IST
The tournaments affected in the time period includes the YONEX Swiss Open 2020, YONEX-SUNRISE India Open 2020, Orléans Masters 2020, CELCOM Axiata Malaysia Open 2020, and Singapore Open 2020.
Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Kane Williamson.(IPL)
Sunrisers Hyderabad’s Kane Williamson.(IPL)

Coronavirus impact: Will Kiwi players participate in IPL? New Zealand Cricket has its say

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 14, 2020 08:35 AM IST
The IPL’s suspension came following a directive from the Government of India to suspend all visas, barring a few categories, till April 15, which had put the participation of foreign players in the cash-rich league in doubt.
Representational image of badminton.(FIle)
Representational image of badminton.(FIle)

Coronavirus Impact: Orleans Masters featuring six Indian shuttlers cancelled

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 06:28 PM IST
Indian shuttlers Ajay Jayaram, Subhankar Dey, Kiran George, Siddharth Pratap Singh, Chirag Sen, Mithun Manjunath were part of the draw in the tournament.
Football representational image.(AIFF)
Football representational image.(AIFF)

Coronavirus impact: All remaining I-League matches to be played in empty stadiums

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 13, 2020 05:01 PM IST
The decision was taken after the AIFF and I-League officials had a Skype meeting with club representatives following Thursday’s Sports Ministry advisory asking national federations to follow the Health Ministry’s guidelines and avoid large gatherings in sports events.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) logo at the ICC headquarters in Dubai.(REUTERS)
The International Cricket Council (ICC) logo at the ICC headquarters in Dubai.(REUTERS)

Coronavirus impact: ICC cancels board meeting, full meetings in May

Dubai | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2020 10:48 PM IST
“The Board and a number of committees will convene remotely to consider matters for urgent decision only, with the full meetings rescheduled for early May.”
WWE Chairman Vince McMahon.(WWE)
WWE Chairman Vince McMahon.(WWE)

Coronavirus impact: WWE SmackDown in Detroit this week cancelled?

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 12, 2020 04:08 PM IST
There are reports circulating that WWE might cancel its SmackDown show in Detroit and instead move it to Performance Center in Orland.
File image of India football.(PTI)
File image of India football.(PTI)

Coronavirus impact: India’s FIFA 2022 World Cup qualifiers postponed due to COVID-19

New Delhi | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON MAR 09, 2020 03:36 PM IST
India were slated to host Asian champions Qatar at the Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar on March 26. In June, they were scheduled to play Bangladesh in Dhaka on June 4 and then host neighbours Afghanistan in Kolkata on June 9.
Mata Amritanandamai’s Darshan’ will resume once the health ministry gives its nod.(Courtesy:amritapuri.org)
Mata Amritanandamai’s Darshan’ will resume once the health ministry gives its nod.(Courtesy:amritapuri.org)

Coronavirus in India: Mata Amritanandamai’s darshan’s stopped at Kerala ashram

Hindustan Times, Thiruvananthapuram | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON MAR 06, 2020 10:14 PM IST
A message to this effect was published on the website of the ‘mutt’ on Friday saying it was advised to do so by the state health department for the time being.
Representational image.(HT Photo)
Representational image.(HT Photo)

Coronavirus impact: No ranking points in New Delhi Shooting World Cup, says ISSF

New Delhi | By Navneet Singh
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2020 07:24 PM IST
The ISSF said there will no ranking points in the tournament scheduled to be held from March 15 to 26 as the organisers are not in a position to guarantee participation of all athletes owing to the extraordinary situation.
Represenational image.(Reuters)
Represenational image.(Reuters)

Coronavirus impact: Badminton Asia Championships moved from Wuhan to Manila

Shanghai | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAR 04, 2020 02:42 PM IST
China, where the virus emerged in December and where more than 2,900 people have died, has been hardest hit with all sports stopped.
The Union government is “closely monitoring” the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the Indian economy, Nirmala Sitharaman had said a day earlier during a meeting of the heads of PSU banks.(ANI PHOTO.)
The Union government is “closely monitoring” the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the Indian economy, Nirmala Sitharaman had said a day earlier during a meeting of the heads of PSU banks.(ANI PHOTO.)

‘Raw material supplies, exports undisturbed for now’: Sitharaman on coronavirus impact

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 27, 2020 07:15 PM IST
The Union government is keeping a close watch on the impact of the coronavirus outbreak on the Indian economy and various options are being gauged at different levels.
Nirmala Sitharaman said it is too early to talk about impact of coronavirus outbreak on Make-in-India initiative.(Sanjeev Verma/HT photo)
Nirmala Sitharaman said it is too early to talk about impact of coronavirus outbreak on Make-in-India initiative.(Sanjeev Verma/HT photo)

‘Some measures soon’: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman reviews coronavirus impact on industry

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 18, 2020 08:47 PM IST
Sitharaman addressed the mediapersons after meeting the industry representatives and other stakeholders on Tuesday afternoon to assess the impact of the novel coronavirus, which is now officially known as Covid-19.
A security guard takes the temperature of a man wearing a protective mask at an entrance to a fresh produce market in Shanghai, China.(Bloomberg)
A security guard takes the temperature of a man wearing a protective mask at an entrance to a fresh produce market in Shanghai, China.(Bloomberg)

Coronavirus impact: Chinese wrestlers not to compete in Asian Championships in Delhi

New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON FEB 17, 2020 06:14 PM IST
Wrestling Federation of India assistant secretary Vinod Tomar told PTI that the government has denied visas to the 40-strong Chinese contingent.
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