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Donald Trump is no Superman; he's Superspreader and needs to be shown the door
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Donald Trump is no Superman; he's Superspreader and needs to be shown the door

When it came to Mother Nature, Trump was not humble, he did not seek national coordination in response to the virus and he did not ground what strategy he had in chemistry, biology and physics, but rather in ideology, politics, markets and an election calendar

US economy shrinks at 5% annual rate in Jan-Mar quarter; economists expect far worse GDP outcome in Q2
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US economy shrinks at 5% annual rate in Jan-Mar quarter; economists expect far worse GDP outcome in Q2

The US economy shrank at an even faster pace than initially estimated in the first three months of this year with economists continuing to expect a far worse outcome in the current April-June quarter

Donald Trump mulls hosting G-7 Summit in US, says meet would be a sign of normalcy during COVID-19
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Donald Trump mulls hosting G-7 Summit in US, says meet would be a sign of normalcy during COVID-19

US president Donald Trump said he's considering holding the G-7 Summit in the US because it would be a great sign to all of things returning to normal during the coronavirus pandemic

US economy will recover, could stretch through end of next year, says Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell
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US economy will recover, could stretch through end of next year, says Federal Reserve chairman Jerome Powell

The US economy, the world's largest, which has been thrown into a recession due to the coronavirus pandemic, will rebound but the recovery could stretch through the end of next year, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell has said

Trump 'not interested' in reopening US-China trade deal after report of Beijing discontent
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Trump 'not interested' in reopening US-China trade deal after report of Beijing discontent

Trump, who himself has considered abandoning the pact signed in January, told a White House press briefing he wanted to see if Beijing lived up to the deal to massively increase purchases of US goods.

With US economy at virtual standstill due to COVID-19, Donald Trump, Joe Biden's presidential campaigns raise $61 million, $60 million respectively in April alone
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With US economy at virtual standstill due to COVID-19, Donald Trump, Joe Biden's presidential campaigns raise $61 million, $60 million respectively in April alone

US President Donald Trump's re-election campaign raised an impressive USD 61.7 million in April while his Democratic rival and former vice president Joe Biden collected USD 60.5 million at a time when the world's biggest economy has come to a virtual standstill and over 33 million Americans have lost their jobs.

Fed leaves interest rates near zero; vows to use 'full range' of tools to help economy sinking to its worst crisis since 1930s
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Fed leaves interest rates near zero; vows to use 'full range' of tools to help economy sinking to its worst crisis since 1930s

In its statement, the Fed also raised concerns about slowing inflation, which is likely to sink further below its 2 percent target level in the coming months.

Coronavirus Outbreak: US economy shrinks at 4.8% in January-March quarter, first-time in six years; recession fear looms
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Coronavirus Outbreak: US economy shrinks at 4.8% in January-March quarter, first-time in six years; recession fear looms

The US economy shrank at a 4.8 percent annual rate last quarter as the coronavirus pandemic shut down much of the country and began triggering a recession that will end the longest expansion on record

Coronavirus Impact: US economy faces historic shock, with 16% joblessness possible, says Trump adviser
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Coronavirus Impact: US economy faces historic shock, with 16% joblessness possible, says Trump adviser

Lockdowns across the United States to curtail the spread of the novel coronavirus have hammered the economy, shuttering businesses and sending unemployment skyrocketing

Coronavirus Outbreak: Record US jobless claims wipe out post-Great Recession employment gains
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Record US jobless claims wipe out post-Great Recession employment gains

A record 26 million Americans likely sought unemployment benefits over the last five weeks, confirming that all the jobs created during the longest employment boom in US history were wiped out in about a month as the novel coronavirus savages the economy

Evidence of coronavirus' effect on US economy grows more ominous, will shrink 7% in 2020, predict economists
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Evidence of coronavirus' effect on US economy grows more ominous, will shrink 7% in 2020, predict economists

Retail sales—a primary driver of the US economy—are almost surely suffering further during April because business shutdowns will have been in effect for the entire month, compared with just half of March

Wall Street jumps as hopes for easing lockdown offset earnings worry; Nasdaq registers fourth straight day of gains
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Wall Street jumps as hopes for easing lockdown offset earnings worry; Nasdaq registers fourth straight day of gains

Advancing issues outnumbered declining ones on the NYSE by a 3.19-to-1 ratio; on Nasdaq, a 2.54-to-1 ratio favored advancers.

US economy to remain in contractionary state for first half of 2020; high unemployment may persisit for over a year
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US economy to remain in contractionary state for first half of 2020; high unemployment may persisit for over a year

The number of jobs destroyed by the US economy’s crisis-driven sudden stop could top 4.5 million, according to the median estimate of 45 forecasters surveyed by the National Association for Business Economics.

Asian shares gain on hopes of coronavirus pandemic nearing peak, govts to roll out more stimulus measures
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Asian shares gain on hopes of coronavirus pandemic nearing peak, govts to roll out more stimulus measures

MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 0.6 percent, following a strong Wall Street close

Coronaviorus Outbreak: US Fed's economic rescue plan may shape global economy for decades to come
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Coronaviorus Outbreak: US Fed's economic rescue plan may shape global economy for decades to come

US Federal Reserve officials launched an economic rescue plan in record time last month as the coronavirus pandemic spread, reaching decisions that may shape the global economy for decades to come in the space of a few frantic weeks

Wall Street volatility raises fears of another sell-off; uncertainty around coronavirus pandemic continues
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Wall Street volatility raises fears of another sell-off; uncertainty around coronavirus pandemic continues

Much of Wall Street’s recent recovery has been thanks to a $2 trillion package aimed at stimulating the economy as much of the country hibernates to slow the spread of the coronavirus

Stock Market Latest Updates: Market erases gains in previous sessions as Sensex tanks over 1,300 points, Nifty below 8,300-mark; Bajaj Finance, HDFC among top losers
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Stock Market Latest Updates: Market erases gains in previous sessions as Sensex tanks over 1,300 points, Nifty below 8,300-mark; Bajaj Finance, HDFC among top losers

Stock market LIVE Updates: Indices off opening lows; Nifty above 8,500-mark; Bajaj Finance, M&M, IndusInd Bank among top losers

Stock Market Latest Updates: RBI rate cut fails to cheer market; Sensex falls 131 points, Nifty holds 8,600-level after three-session rally
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Stock Market Latest Updates: RBI rate cut fails to cheer market; Sensex falls 131 points, Nifty holds 8,600-level after three-session rally

Stock Market LIVE Updates: Sensex jumps over 1,100 points, Nifty above 9,000-level; Rupee surges ahead of RBI governor's presser at 10 AM

Coronavirus Outbreak: Global infections near 5 lakh as health systems buckle; WHO slams world leaders for wasting time
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Global infections near 5 lakh as health systems buckle; WHO slams world leaders for wasting time

The number of coronavirus infections closed in on a half-million worldwide Thursday, with both Italy and the US on track to surpass China, and a record-shattering 3.3 million Americans applied for unemployment benefits in a single week in a stark demonstration of the damage to the world's biggest economy

Stock Market Today LIVE Updates: Sensex down 581 points, Nifty dips 205 points at close; all sectoral indices in red
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Stock Market Today LIVE Updates: Sensex down 581 points, Nifty dips 205 points at close; all sectoral indices in red

Stock Market Today LATEST Updates: Sensex was down 581.28 points or 2.01 pecent at 28288.23, while Nifty was down 205.35 points or 2.42 percent at 8263.45.