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Watch! Coronavirus, Jobs and relief measures

Watch! Coronavirus, Jobs and relief measures

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Review: The Grand plan that lifts India to no 2 in aviation

Review: The Grand plan that lifts India to no 2 in aviation

India is the third-largest air travel market in terms of domestic passenger traffic and the fastest growing domestic air market, with 18.6% growth in domestic airline Revenue Passenger Kilometer (RPK) in 2018 as compared with 6.5% growth in global RPK. India’s Ministry of Civil Aviation, launched Ve...

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Covid-proofing is RBI's top agenda, here are 5 key announcements from Governor Das

Covid-proofing is RBI's top agenda, here are 5 key announcements from Governor Das

Mumbai: Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday announced a slew of measures to mitigate the stress in the financial markets in wake of Coronavirus pandemic.  Speaking via a video-conference, the Governor emphasized the agenda of the Reserve Bank - "RBI will monitor continously...

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Investors flock to Amazon, Jeff Bezos richer by $6.5 bn in a day

Investors flock to Amazon, Jeff Bezos richer by $6.5 bn in a day

Seattle: Despite gloom all over, Amazon saw its stock zooming over 5 per cent to an all-time high of over $2,283 per share � leaving the ecommerce giant with $1.1 trillion worth and adding $6.5 billion to its Founder and CEO Jeff Bezos fortune.Amazon has been a favourite among �sheltered-at-home...

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Heart woes spur partial stop of malaria drug study for virus

Heart woes spur partial stop of malaria drug study for virus

Scientists in Brazil have stopped part of a study of a malaria drug touted as a possible coronavirus treatment after heart rhythm problems developed in one-quarter of people given the higher of two doses being tested.Chloroquine and a newer, similar drug called hydroxychloroquine, have been pushed b...

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How drug company Biogen became COVID-19 'super spreader'

How drug company Biogen became COVID-19 'super spreader'

New York: Its mission is to save lives. But Biogen, a top-notch biotechnology company in the US has today found itself in an unenviable position of being a major spreader of COVID-19 that has so far killed over 114,000 people in the world.According to a report in the New York Times on Sunday, Biogen...

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Bikaner snack manufacturers take care of workforce amid lockdown

Bikaner snack manufacturers take care of workforce amid lockdown

Jaipur: Amid an exodus of migrant workers to their respective hometowns across the country during the nationwide lockdown in India, manufacturers of savoury ebhujia, epapads and erasgullas in Bikaner have set an example for others to follow.Around 500 units involved in the manufacture of world-famou...

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Will OYO become another fiasco for Japan's Softbank after WeWork?

Will OYO become another fiasco for Japan's Softbank after WeWork?

New Delhi: Global hospitality chain OYO which is currently losing up to 60 per cent of its revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is apparently turning out to be another fiasco in the making for Japanese conglomerate SoftBank Group after the co-working space company WeWork.As the travel and hospitali...

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MPC minutes details Guv Das's Silver lining amid pandemic Covid

MPC minutes details Guv Das's Silver lining amid pandemic Covid

Mumbai: Amid the tense Coronavirus, Governor Das has explained a silver lining that remained resilient as a sector. Das' opinions were published in the latest minutes for Monetary Policy Committee meeting held between March 26- 27, 2020."The only silver lining is likely to be agriculture, which is e...

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MPC minutes details Guv Das's Silver lining amid pandemic Covid

MPC minutes details Guv Das's Silver lining amid pandemic Covid

Mumbai: Amid the tense Coronavirus, Governor Das has explained a silver lining that remained resilient as a sector. Das' opinions were published in the latest minutes for Monetary Policy Committee meeting held between March 26- 27, 2020."The only silver lining is likely to be agriculture, which is e...

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