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Bajaj Auto reports 61% fall in June quarter profit

Its total revenue from operations fell to Rs 3,079.24 crore for the April-June period, down 60.29 per cent

22 Jul 2020 2:23 PM

India lockdown dents CocaCola sales in June quarter

“Unit case volume declined 36 per cent driven by India and South Africa due to the impact of the coronavirus,” said CocaCola

22 Jul 2020 9:03 AM

Jubilant Generics gets DCGI nod to manufacture COVID-19 drug Remdesivir

On June 21, Hetero and Cipla and on July 2 Mylan were given permission to manufacture and market the drug on the same conditions

21 Jul 2020 10:01 AM

IndiGo to cut 10% staff, says CEO Ronojoy Dutta

IndiGo, which had 23,531 employees on its rolls as of March 2019, said it was flying only a small percentage of full fleet of 250 airplanes

21 Jul 2020 9:05 AM

Home learning, reopening schools especially hard in Africa

The schooling crisis is more acute in Africa, where up to 80% of students don’t have access to internet and even electricity is unreliable

20 Jul 2020 8:16 PM

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Kissing etiquette: Japan nightlife sets its virus rules

Strategic testing in nightlife districts of Tokyo has revealed rising cases of coronavirus, predominantly among people in their 20s and 30s

20 Jul 2020 6:55 PM

Australia might need weeks to tame the second wave of virus

Australia has recorded about 11,800 coronavirus cases with a death toll of 123, a fraction of what has been seen in other countries

20 Jul 2020 1:16 PM

Seven held for selling Remdesivir injections at higher cost

The officials said that each vial of the injection was being sold at 30,000 instead of 4,500

20 Jul 2020 12:50 PM

Bank employee unions demand 5-day working week, says COVID threat is haunting bankers

The Indian Banks' Association in January rejected the proposal for a five-day working week but offered a 19 percent pay hike to employees

20 Jul 2020 9:57 AM

Zydus Cadila to end COVID-19 vaccine trial in 2021

Cadila’s vaccine candidate, known as ZyCov-D, is one of dozens being developed around the world to fight the coronavirus pandemic

17 Jul 2020 3:24 PM

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GoAir announces quarantine packages

The hotel quarantine packages start from Rs 1,400 and goes on to Rs 5,900 per person per night , from their station of origin

17 Jul 2020 8:57 AM

The Fauci vs White House tussle over a deadly pandemic

White House tensions with Fauci have risen with the decline of Trump’s popularity in opinion polls over the president’s handling of pandemic

16 Jul 2020 2:20 PM

More than 150 countries sign up to ensure fair distribution of COVID vaccine

However, the Gavi alliance might also allow the 70 rich countries among this 150 to stockpile the vaccine for their own citizens

16 Jul 2020 11:39 AM

Not out of the woods yet: IMF chief warns second wave of virus could disrupt economies

Activity has started to gradually strengthen, but we are not out of the woods yet, Georgieva said in a message to G20 finance ministers

16 Jul 2020 10:46 AM

Mongolian teenager dies of bubonic plague after eating infected marmot

The bubonic plague, known as 'Black Death' in the Middle Ages, is a highly infectious and often fatal disease spread mostly by rodents

16 Jul 2020 8:38 AM

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Tokyo's coronavirus resurgence alerts health experts

The resurgence of the virus in Tokyo could add to the growing pressure on policymakers to shore up the world’s No.3 economy

15 Jul 2020 3:48 PM

South Africa surpasses UK in confirmed coronavirus cases

South Africa now has world’s eighth-highest number of cases, which represents nearly half of all the confirmed cases on African continent

15 Jul 2020 12:13 PM

Alcohol-based hand sanitisers to attract 18% GST, says AAR

Authority for advance rulin further said although hand sanitisers are essential commodity, GST law has a separate list of exempted goods

15 Jul 2020 10:40 AM

First COVID-19 vaccine tested in US poised for final testing

Developed by Dr Fauci, US government’s top infectious disease expert, reports say the vaccine revved up people’s immune systems as hoped

15 Jul 2020 9:21 AM

PepsiCo Inc reports double-digit fall in beverage sales in India

The company said its snacks volume also witnessed double-digit decline in India during the said period

14 Jul 2020 10:11 AM

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