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India coronavirus numbers explained: Slowdown in some trouble spots – The Indian Express, Indianexpress.com

India coronavirus numbers explained: Slowdown in some trouble spots – The Indian Express, Indianexpress.com

Written by Amitabh Sinha , Edited by Explained Desk | Pune | Updated: May 24, 2020 1:58:13 pm Migrant workers at GT Road in Ghaziabad (Express photo by Gajendra Yadav)While India continues to add more and more number of new novel Coronavirus infections every day, a definite slowdown is observable in some of the earlier…

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'Road to Lipulekh within our territory,' says India on Nepal's objections – Times of India, The Times of India

'Road to Lipulekh within our territory,' says India on Nepal's objections – Times of India, The Times of India

NEW DELHI: As Nepal responded with alarm and anger to India building a Link Road up to Lipulekh, which was inaugurated by Rajnath Singh, India said the road “lies completely within the territory of India. The road follows the pre-existing route used by the pilgrims of the Kailash Mansarovar Yatra. Under the present project, the…

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Coronavirus India Live Updates: ICMR teams up with Bharat Biotech to develop indigenous Covid-19 vaccine – The Indian Express, Indianexpress.com

Coronavirus India Live Updates: ICMR teams up with Bharat Biotech to develop indigenous Covid-19 vaccine – The Indian Express, Indianexpress.com

Covid-19 has so far claimed 1,981 lives in the country. (Reuters)Coronavirus in India Live updates: The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) in a statement Saturday announced its partnership with Bharat Biotech International Limited to develop a fully indigenous vaccine for COVID-19. The vaccine will be developed using virus strain isolated at ICMR’s National Institute…

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India will not face serious coronavirus COVID-19 situation like some developed countries: Health Minister H … – Zee News, India.com

India will not face serious coronavirus COVID-19 situation like some developed countries: Health Minister H … – Zee News, India.com

NEW DELHI: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Saturday assured that India will not face a serious coronavirus COVID-19 situation seen in some developed countries. The Health Minister, however, said that the country is prepared for the worst-case scenario. “There is no need to anticipate worst-case situation with regard to COVID-19 pandemic in India…

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India Bleeds Citizens for Coronavirus Pandemic Stimulus, Crypto Coins News

India Bleeds Citizens for Coronavirus Pandemic Stimulus, Crypto Coins News

The Indian government is looking for ways to raise money. Taxes on fuel and alcohol have been raised. Lack of economic stimulus could put citizens under more pressure. India’s fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic isn’t going very well. Just when the government and its officials had thought that the country is winning the battle…

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India to accept quarantine to save Australia Test series – Times of India, The Times of India

India to accept quarantine to save Australia Test series – Times of India, The Times of India

SYDNEY: India's cricket team is prepared to undergo quarantine to salvage a money-spinning Test series against Australia, a top official said on Friday, but there was less optimism about this year's Twenty20 World Cup taking place Down Under. Virat Kohli's men are scheduled to contest a four Test series in Australia towards the end of…

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India isn't flattening the COVID-19 curve; Health ministry must stop making this claim, test more, raise … – Firstpost, Firstpost.com

India isn't flattening the COVID-19 curve; Health ministry must stop making this claim, test more, raise … – Firstpost, Firstpost.com

On 4 May, 2020, a day before India recorded the highest single-day jump in COVID-19 cases and deaths with 197 new fatalities and 3,900 infections, Lav Agarwal, Joint Secretary, Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare claimed during a press briefing that the "(COVID-19) curve is relatively flat as of now". He went on to…

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Gas Leak in India at LG Factory Kills 7 and Sickens Hundreds – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Gas Leak in India at LG Factory Kills 7 and Sickens Hundreds – The New York Times, Nytimes.com

Asia Pacific|Gas Leak in India at LG Factory Kills 7 and Sickens HundredsVillagers in eastern India woke up in the middle of the night surrounded by a cloud of styrene gas. Many couldn’t breathe.The authorities evacuated thousands of people from the area around the LG chemical plant in Visakhapatnam, India, on Thursday morning.Credit...Agence France-Presse —…

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India: At least eight dead and 120 taken ill after gas leak in Andhra Pradesh – Sky News, Sky.com

India: At least eight dead and 120 taken ill after gas leak in Andhra Pradesh – Sky News, Sky.com

At least nine people have died and more than 300 have been taken to hospital after a gas leak in southern India.Many of the injured complained of a burning sensation in the eyes and breathing difficulties following the incident in the state of Andhra Pradesh. The leak has been traced to an LG Polymers plant in…

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