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PTI
May 22, 2020
Cyclone Amphan has battered several parts of the state, washing away bridges and swamping low-lying areas


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 22, 2020
Reliance Industries on Friday announced that KKR would invest Rs 11,367 crore into Jio Platforms at an equity value of Rs 4.91 lakh crore and an enterprise value of Rs 5.16 lakh crore; Calling India's Rs 20.9 lakh crore stimulus inadequate in providing for recovery of an economy pummelled by COVID-19, former RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan has said the package gives free foodgrains but migrant workers, rendered jobless by lockdown, need money to buy milk, vegetables and cooking oil and pay rent; Power outage and frequent fibre cuts have disrupted telecom connectivity in Cyclone Amphan hit areas, particularly Kolkata, North and South 24 Pargana districts of West Bengal. Watch this and more on News Blast.Also Read: RBI rate cut: For home loan of Rs 50 lakh, EMI to reduce by this much


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 22, 2020
Mukesh Ambani scores 5th cheque! KKR to invest Rs 11,367 cr into Jio PlatformsReliance Industries on Friday announced that KKR would invest Rs 11,367 crore into Jio Platforms at an equity value of Rs 4.91 lakh crore and an enterprise value of Rs 5.16 lakh crore. This is KKR's largest investment in Asia and will translate into a 2.32 per cent equity stake in Jio Platforms on a fully diluted basis. KKR is making the investment from its Asia private equity and growth technology funds...


PTI
May 22, 2020
The UN report said that while fires have maimed transformers and telecommunications in Kolkata, uprooted trees and damaged electric poles have caused power cuts


PTI
May 22, 2020
The total number of fatalities reported includes 19 from Kolkata, 17 from North 24 Parganas, 14 from the South 24 Parganas-Sunderban region and 10 from Basirhat, officials said


PTI
May 22, 2020
The cyclone-hit areas have around 8,500 mobile towers on which around 36,000 base stations of different operators run


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
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BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
Earlier today, PM Modi, in a series of tweets, expressed his solidarity with people of West Bengal and Odisha as cyclone Amphan battered the two states


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
Citizens in Kolkata woke up to a devastating sight on Thursday morning after severe cyclonic storm Amphan ravaged the city for more than seven hours till late on Wednesday. While rescue and restoration operations started as early as 1:30 am at night, the government said it would take days before the city limped back to normalcy. Communication was severely disrupted, power poles were blown away by winds of speed 120-130 km/hr. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh to families of those who had died. In all, 72 people have died till now in one of the worst cyclonic storms in recent times. Watch the video for more.Also Read: Cyclone Amphan: General insurers to incur steep losses due to higher insurance claims


Anand Adhikari
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
In the aftermath of Cyclone Amphan, the biggest hit to insurance companies would come from property or the industrial all-risk policies; the next biggest hit would be from motor and crop policies


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
Super cyclone Amphan made a landfall in India around 7 pm on Wednesday. The extremely severe cyclone has battered West Bengal and Odisha, packing winds gushing up to 190 kmph, causing heavy rainfall, uprooting trees and swamping homes and farmlands; Indian pharmaceutical company Strides Pharma Science Ltd  said on Thursday that it had obtained regulatory approval to conduct clinical trials of antiviral drug favipiravir, a potential treatment for COVID-19; Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during her virtual conference with senior members of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Wednesday asked them to ramp up operations and pump in more money to offset the impact of the coronavirus-induced slowdown. Watch this and more on News Blast.Also Read: Fewer domestic flights to be allowed, frequency guidelines issued


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
Citizens in Kolkata woke up to a devastating sight on Thursday morning after severe cyclonic storm Amphan pummelled the city for more than seven hours till late on Wednesday. Flooded roads, broken homes and widespread power outages had been reported in the city after the worst storm in decades. Water-logging had also been reported in many low-lying areas in the city, making life tougher for citizens in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Kolkata airport was also flooded due to the storm, leaving many structures damaged. Watch the video for more.Also Read: Cyclone Amphan: PM Modi expresses solidarity with West Bengal, Odisha


BusinessToday.In
May 21, 2020
Cyclone Amphan update: 'In this challenging hour, the entire nation stands in solidarity with West Bengal. Praying for the well-being of the people of the state. Efforts are on to ensure normalcy,' PM Modi tweeted


PTI
May 21, 2020
The western districts of Assam and Meghalaya will also witness \"light to moderate rainfall at most places with heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places\", it added


BusinessToday.In
May 21, 2020
Cyclone Amphan updates: Several videos and images have gone viral of cyclone Amphan, showing upturned cars, felled trees, and electric poles. A video clip of an under-construction Kolkata skyscraper showed huge aluminum sheets flying like bird feathers in the air


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
Domestic flights to resume from May 25: IndiGo, SpiceJet gear up for post-lockdown operationsShortly after Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri announced that India will resume domestic flights from May 25, domestic carriers IndiGo and SpiceJet said that they are fully prepared with safety measures to get back to work. Gurgaon-headquartered IndiGo, India's largest airline by passengers carried and fleet size, said that it will be resuming flight operations from May 25, 2020 ...


PTI
May 21, 2020
The safety of children and their families in the areas that will be impacted is a priority and it is good to see that the authorities have planned their urgent response factoring in the on-going COVID-19 pandemic


BusinessToday.In
May 21, 2020
Cyclone Amphan updates: The strong winds and rain could continue today as well in West Bengal, say weather experts. The turbulence could extend to Assam and Meghalaya, triggering heavy to very heavy rainfall. The cyclonic storm will get weaker while crossing over Nadia and Murshidabad in West Bengal later tonight before entering Bangladesh


PTI
May 20, 2020
The Bangladesh Army, Navy and Air Force have made preparations to tackle the super cyclone which has moved within 400km of Bangladesh's coast and is expected to make landfall on Wednesday evening


PTI
May 20, 2020
Cyclone Amphan update: The Met department has advised that all establishments and markets remain closed in Kolkata and adjoining areas and movement of people be restricted on May 20


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