The final bill includes $400 billion in one-time payments of $1,400 to most Americans, $300 a week in extended jobless benefits for the 9.5 million people thrown out of work in the crisis.
President Joe Biden signed a $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill on Thursday that brings total federal spending to combat the pandemic over the last year to about $6 trillion. He plans to tee up a huge infrastructure outlay of about $4 trillion over the
India is leaving behind the worst financial year in the years of Independence. Since the colonial period, the financial year has run from April 1 to March 31 of the following calendar year. On March 25 last year, a week before end of the 2019-20 financial
President Joe Biden is riding high thanks to his success in pushing through the massive $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill he signed last week. Polls have found that the bill was supported by as many as 70% of Americans, and the president’s approval rating has hit 55%,
After some of the worst fires and floods ever to hit Australia, a new cohort of climate-conscious independents are threatening to shake up the federal election on Saturday, putting the government under pressure in key districts and potentially reshaping
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson faced demands for action from Northern Irish political parties on Monday as he visited the province amid an increasingly bitter dispute over post-Brexit trade which is currently preventing power-sharing there.
A unilateral pronouncement that the acquisition of Twitter Inc is “on hold”. Fierce criticism of the social media company’s handling of spam accounts. A emoji directed at Twitter’s chief executive, Parag Agrawal. These are just some of Elon Musk’s