No UNSC meet scheduled yet to discuss COVID-19 crisis

No UNSC meet scheduled yet to discuss COVID-19 crisis

The UN Security Council, under the presidency of China this month, has not yet scheduled any meeting to discuss the rapidly-escalating coronavirus crisis even as the number of COVID-19 cases across the world crossed 530,000 and over 24,000 people have died due to the...
UK govt throws lifeline to affected self-employed

UK govt throws lifeline to affected self-employed

The British government will pay grants to self-employed people who have lost their livelihoods because of the coronavirus lockdown, further extending an unprecedented package of measures to prevent the economy from collapsing. Finance minister Rishi Sunak, who had...