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BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 25, 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Tracker India: Those providing essential services, including media personnel, don't need pass, IDs sufficient. Ambulances and vehicles for essential services will also be allowed


BusinessToday.In
May 24, 2020
In a late-night tweet on Saturday, Maharashtra Home Minister Anil Deshmukh wrote that it was 'extremely ill-advised to re-open airports in red zone'. According to Deshmukh, mere thermal scanning of passengers was inadequate with or without swabs


BusinessToday.In
May 24, 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19) tracker India highlights: Maharashtra remains worst-affected by in the country with 50,231 confirmed coronavirus cases in the state. Of this, Mumbai alone accounts for 30,542 cases and 988 deaths


BusinessToday.In
May 23, 2020
On why certain trains were being diverted to longer routes, Yadav said since most of the migrant special trains were terminating in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar, the Railways has decided to take decongested albeit longer routes to operate these trains


PTI
May 23, 2020
The letter from West Bengal Chief Secretary Rajiva Sinha to Chairman of Railway board V K Yadav stated that the state had been severely impacted by Super Cyclone Amphan on May 20-21 which caused extensive damage to its infrastructure


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 22, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday announced an advance interim assistance of Rs 1,000 crore for cyclone-hit West Bengal. PM Modi announced aid after reviewing the situation with Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar and Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. The PM also declared an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh to the families of each of those killed during the devastation caused by cyclone Amphan, and Rs 50,000 for the injured. At least 80 people have been reported killed so far in West Bengal due to the extremely severe cyclone. Watch the video for more.Sensex slips 260 points on loan relief by RBI, negative GDP growth projection


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


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


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 21, 2020
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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


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 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 ...


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


BusinessToday.In
May 20, 2020
Cyclone Amphan update: On May 20th, heavy to very heavy rainfall is predicted at isolated places over north coastal Odisha (Balasore, Bhadrak, Mayurbhanj, Jajpur, Kendrapara and Keonjhargarh districts)


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 20, 2020
Amphan Cyclone live updates: Cyclone Amphan has reached Kolkata with winds reaching up to 135 kmph; power has been cut in the city as heavy rainfall and strong winds were seen in the evening


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 19, 2020
News agency IANS reported that the extremely severe cyclonic storm is only 100 kilometres away from West Bengal's Digha where it is slated to make a landfall and is moving with a speed of 160kmph-180 kmph as of now


PTI
New Delhi, May 19, 2020
Cyclone Amphan: The chief minister said she will talk to the Railways not to run any Shramik Special' trains to bring back migrant labourers to the state from Wednesday till Thursday morning as a precautionary measure


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 18, 2020
Cyclone Amphan Update: Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, and West Bengal are preparing to face a possible cyclone, which is expected to make a landfall in Bengal on Wednesday


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