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Air New Zealand crewmembers test COVID-19 positive

Wellington, Policenama Online - Air New Zealand said on Saturday that eight crew members have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.A spokesperson from the flag carrier said that of the eight infected, one has already recovered, reports…

Trump taps Navarro to coordinate DPA use amid COVID-19

Washington, Policenama Online - US President Donald Trump said that economist Peter Navarro will coordinate the use of the Defense Production Act (DPA), a wartime law the former recently invoked to cope with the coronavirus pandemic in the…

US enacts largest relief package in history

New York, Policenama Online -  US President Donald Trump has signed the largest economic stimulus package in history worth about $2 trillion to rescue the nation from the clutches of the coronavirus pandemic after Congress in a rare show of…

SL starts program to deliver essential goods to homes

Colombo, Policenama Online - To encourage physical distancing due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Sri Lnkan government hs started a special programe to deliver essential goods including medicines and food items, to homes, it was reported…

New York state to build temporary hospitals

New York, Policenama Online - The US state of New York will build four temporary hospitals to address imminent capacity issues due to the coronavirus pandemic, Governor Andrew Cuomo said.On Sunday, he listed the four sites selected as the…