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Coronavirus in India: Record 4,187 deaths, over 4.01 lakh COVID cases in 24 hrs

The country witnessed a slight drop in new infections in the last 24 hours, with 4,01,078 more people testing positive for coronavirus, as per the latest update by the Union Health Ministry on Saturday morning

Complete lockdown in Tamil Nadu for two weeks from May 10 to curb COVID-19 surge

The Tamil Nadu government on Saturday, May 8, announced a full lockdown in the state for two weeks, starting May 10

COVID-19 third wave may not happen if strong steps taken, says govt

Principal Scientific Advisor K Vijay Raghavan that "insidious asymptomatic transmission" can be stopped if the guidance about precautions, surveillance, containment, treatment, and testing is followed

Japan's JFE may form JV with JSW Steel to sell electromagnetic sheet

Japan's second-biggest steelmaker JFE Holdings Inc's President Koji Kakigi said the company can dominate the Indian (electromagnetic steel) market by sharing its cutting-edge technology

India's COVID crisis: Health Minister Harsh Vardhan holds talks with US counterpart

US Health and Human Services Secretary Becerra, in his conversation with Vardhan, reaffirmed the strong US support to India at this time of crisis, according to a readout of the call

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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?