Pakistan Institute of Development Economics

PIDE Newsletter 19
Publication Year : 2020

Accused of ‘piracy’, US denies diverting masks bound for Germany. Coronavirus: Trump warns death rate close to ‘horrific point’ as top doctor speaks of ‘Pearl Harbor moment’. US; man shot five people for ‘talking too loud’ during lockdown, investigators say. New York City may have to bury coronavirus victims on public lands as deaths overwhelm mortuaries. US Coronavirus mortgage bailout: ‘There is going to be complete chaos,’ says industry CEO. WHO says the coronavirus can spread one to three days before symptoms start. Coronavirus: Defence firm Babcock to make 10,000 ventilators. American comedian’s tweet on Abhinandan sends Indian social media into a frenzy.