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Latest Articles in COVID 19 Pandemic

Ola Plans IPO In First Half Of 2022

While Ola's finances have bounced back in recent months, Aggarwal said the company was working to improve them further after they were hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Bharat Biotech's Covaxin Now On UK's Approved Travel List

The Bharat Biotech manufactured Covaxin - the second most used formulation in India - had received its WHO EUL status, resulting in the UK announcing plans to include it on its list of approved COVID vaccines from November 22.

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Booster Shots For India? Not Yet, Say Experts: Report

As vaccine supplies have increased, some doctors and public health experts in India have urged the government to start a booster programme for the most vulnerable like many Western nations have done.

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Fitch Retains India's Sovereign Rating; Risks To Medium-Term Growth Narrowing

Mobility indicators have returned to pre-pandemic levels and high-frequency indicators point to strength in the manufacturing sector.

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Railway Board Issues Order To Drop 'Special Train' Tag, Reverts To Pre-COVID Fares

The transporter registered an increase of 113 percent in earnings from the passenger segment during the second quarter of 2021-2022 as compared to the first.

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Finance Ministry Invites Suggestions On Taxation From Industry And Trade Bodies

The request for correction of inverted duty structure, if any for a commodity, should necessarily be supported by value addition at each stage of manufacturing of the commodity

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Sun TV Networks Reports Net Profit At Rs 396 Cr For September Quarter

Its revenue from operations was Rs 848.67 crore during the period. It was Rs 768.69 crore in the corresponding quarter of the previous fiscal.

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Govt Says No Proposal To Extend Free Ration Scheme PMGKAY Beyond Nov 30

The additional free benefit under the PMGKAY was provided for a period of three months (April-June 2020) to ameliorate distress caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Centre's Fiscal Deficit Touches 35% Of Annual Target At H1-End

The deficit figures in the current fiscal appear much better than the previous financial year when it had soared to 114.8 per cent of the estimates mainly on account of a jump in expenditure to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Supply Chains For Vaccine Raw Materials Must Be Kept Open: Sitharaman

Sitharaman highlighted the need of an international financial architecture to fight the COVID-19 pandemic across the globe and supported the need of new financial instruments to focus and press forward green initiatives.

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How To Tackle COVID-19 Jobs Crisis And Climate Change? Invest In Clean Energy

Analysing more than a dozen studies conducted over the past decade, the WRI report projected that $1 million in green investments would create more near-term jobs than the same amount invested in roads and fossil fuels.

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Global Aviation Supply Chain Faces Mounting Pressure As Demand Picks Up

With private aviation traffic surpassing 2019 levels this year, some corporate planemakers and suppliers at a flagship business jet show in Las Vegas this week flagged warning signs about supply chain and labor hiccups.

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Online Sale Of Term Life Insurance Products Gains Traction, Says Max Life Insurance

The pandemic has brought in a lot of awareness among the people and this is evident from the fact that the sale of pure protection plans has seen a significant jump post-COVID-19.

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No Alternative But To Ensure Universal Availability Of Vaccines, Says Nirmala Sitharaman

India has ramped up its vaccine production within a short span of a few months, as roadblocks due to supply chain disruptions got resolved.

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Pandemic Is Exacerbating Poverty And Inequalities: IMF

Strong international cooperation and immediate action are needed to expedite universal vaccination to stem the spread of the pandemic, limit divergences, and support an inclusive recovery everywhere, it said in the communique.

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