Morning news brief: Brazil's health minister resigns, US to donate ventilators to India, and more

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, IndiaUpdated: May 16, 2020, 09:05 AM IST


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US bill

The US House of Representatives on Friday passed a $3 trillion Democratic bill aimed at salving the heavy human and economic toll of the coronavirus pandemic that has killed more than 85,000 Americans and shut much of the economy. READ MORE

Brazil's health minister resigns

Nelson Teich took the office on April 17. He took over at a time when the country is under severe pressure to balance the public health with the President's view of saving the economy. READ MORE

India's Finance Minister
Government introduced Rs 10,000 crores scheme for the formalisation of Micro Food Enterprises (MFE) promoting the government's "vocal for local with global outreach".  READ MORE