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PRESS DIGEST- Wall Street Journal - March 26

March 26 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


- The U.S. Senate approved the largest economic stimulus package in recent memory and moved the estimated $2 trillion bill to the House as it sought to give American families and businesses a financial shield against the difficulties arising due to the coronavirus pandemic. https://on.wsj.com/3bqzZTz


- U.S. President Donald Trump said economic activity restrictions could be lifted in some parts of the country as his administration works to develop a plan for how Americans could return to work in the next few weeks without exacerbating the spread of the coronavirus in the country. https://on.wsj.com/3dreAeS


- The man who was charged with killing 51 people in the deadliest terrorist attacks in New Zealand's history, Brenton Tarrant, changed his plea to guilty after being after previously denying all charges. He was set to go on trial in June. https://on.wsj.com/2xsR5Sk


- The meeting of foreign ministers from the G-7 nations ended without a joint statement after the members refused to agree to a U.S. request to refer to the novel coronavirus as the "Wuhan Virus". https://on.wsj.com/2wCqwtF


(Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)