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Coronavirus: Following Other E-Commerce Firms, Paytm Mall Halts Orders of Non-Essentials

Paytm Mall said it was working closely with government officials and logistics partners to ensure ease of deliveries and quick service.

Coronavirus: Cyber Threats On the Rise Amid Outbreak

As countries across the world are fighting to contain the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), cyber threats seem to have taken this as an opportunity to use potential vulnerabilities and the widespread panic to further their malicious intent.

Facebook In Talks To Buy Stake In Reliance Jio: Report

According to a report by The Financial Times, the Menlo Park, California-based tech giant is close to signing a preliminary deal for a 10 per cent share in the telecom company.

Coronavirus: India Under Unprecedented 21-Day Lockdown

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the government was making a provision of INR 15,000 crore for measures to stop the spread of the virus and added that the government was working to ensure that the supply of essentials remain uninterrupted.

Coronavirus: Students Flock To Online Learning Amid Lockdowns

With edtech start-ups such as Byju's and Toppr coming up with free learning courses and modules to help students during the pandemic, engagement numbers of these online platforms have seen a massive surge.

Coronavirus: Domestic Flights To Stop Operating In India

Airlines have been asked to plan operations so as to land at their destination before 11.59 pm on March 24. Restrictions shall not, however, apply to flights that are only carrying cargo.

Coronavirus: How WhatsApp Is Helping Fight the Outbreak

The messaging service has launched a health alert in collaboration with the WHO to answer questions about the virus. In India, it has launched a separate helpline in partnership with the health ministry and myGov.

Coronavirus: Amazon Steps Up Efforts As Demand Surges

In a statement, CEO Jeff Bezos said the company was hiring for 100,000 new roles as well as raising wages of hourly workers who are working at this crucial time to help fulfill orders and deliver to customers.

Coronavirus: Indian Railways Shuts Down All Passenger Trains Till March 31

However, goods trains will continue operations ensuring supplies are not interrupted across the country. Separately, all Metro rail services and inter-state transport buses will also be suspended for the same period.

Joining Other Top Executives, Marriott CEO Addresses Coronavirus Concerns

Arne Sorenson, who has led the company since 2012, said that in most of the company's markets, the business was running 75 per cent below normal levels.

Coronavirus: Major Events Stand Cancelled Or Postponed

Here's a list of some of the biggest events, across sports, technology and entertainment, that have been affected due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

PM Narendra Modi Appeals For Caution Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

From setting up an economic task force to addressing the recent panic buying of consumers, the Indian Prime Minister listed out a few things that the government was doing to fight the pandemic. He also appealed for a nationwide self-imposed curfew on Sunday and asked citizens not to burden the healthcare system unless absolutely necessary.

How Co-Working Spaces Are Coping With the Coronavirus Outbreak

As the number of positive cases continue to go up, co-working space operators and aggregators share their thoughts about the impact so far, what they are doing for safety and a possible outlook for the near future.

Facebook To Help Small Businesses Hit By Coronavirus With $100 Mln Programme

The social networking company said the grants will be for up to 30,000 small businesses in over 30 countries that it operates in.

Coronavirus: Over 50 Start-Up Founders, VCs Urge Govt To Impose Strict Lockdown

The ten-page document, endorsed by more than 50 entrepreneurs and those in the venture capital space, details out several recommendations along with data and statistics to back the points.