In an effort to spread some positivity during a global health crisis, the actor/director created his own evening news-style show, ‘Some Good News.’ He even got his ‘Office’ costar Steve Carell to help out.
China, which is developing a vaccine for the deadly novel coronavirus, plans to conduct additional trials in other countries. The first stage clinical trial for the vaccine was started in Wuhan on March 16 after authorities approved.
Amid a huge crunch of protective gear for medical personnel treating COVID-19 patients, India has exported 90 tons of medical equipment and safety gear to Serbia. The matter was discovered after a tweet from the Serbian wing of UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) which is the providing support to coronavirus-effected nations. The health ministry denied any knowledge of the matter.
Just three months after capping what was the best year for Indian startups, having raised a record $14.5 billion in 2019, they are beginning to struggle to raise new capital as prominent investors urge them to “prepare for the worst”, cut spending and warn that it could be challenging to secure additional money ..
Another government official pointed out that the questions raised by Congress on the need for a separate fund stood defeated considering that Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh has also opened a separate fund for donations from people to fight the Covid-19 threat.