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Is 5G causing 2nd Covid-19 wave in India? Here's what govt has to say

Claims linking 5G technology with COVID-19 pandemic are false and have no scientific basis, says the Centre. Testing of 5G network has not even started anywhere in India

Can inoculate Mumbai in 3 weeks if state can import COVID-19 vaccines, says Aditya Thackeray

Maharashtra tourism and environment minister Aditya Thackeray said the cost is "not a factor" and the state government's priority is "procurement at the earliest"

Stocks in news: PNB, InterGlobe Aviation, Tata Steel, Federal Bank and more

Stocks to watch out for: PNB, InterGlobe Aviation, Tata Steel, Federal Bank and more

WHO classifies B.1.1.617 variant as a 'variant of global concern'

We classify it as a variant of concern at a global level, Maria Van Kerkhove, WHO technical lead on COVID-19, told a briefing

Children as young as 12 to be inoculated Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine in US

Shots could begin as soon as a federal vaccine advisory committee issues recommendations for using the two-dose vaccine in 12- to 15-year-olds, expected Wednesday

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Economic Whirlwinds

With India firmly in the grip of the second Covid wave, the much-expected catapult from a buoyant Q1 is unlikely. How should the Centre steer a slowing economy?