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Zeba Siddiqui

India sees record 49,000 new coronavirus cases, drug shortages in places

24 Jul 2020

MUMBAI India reported over 49,000 fresh cases of the novel coronavirus with 740 new deaths on Friday, marking the biggest daily surge in cases even as officials in some states complained of shortages of vital drugs for those hospitalized.

Over 1 million: India joins U.S., Brazil in grim coronavirus club

17 Jul 2020

MUMBAI India on Friday became the third country in the world to record more than one million cases of the new coronavirus, behind only the United States and Brazil, as infections spread further into the countryside and smaller towns. | Video

India tops a million coronavirus cases as pandemic hits villages

17 Jul 2020

MUMBAI, July 17 India on Friday became the third country in the world to record more than one million coronavirus cases, behind only the United States and Brazil, as infections spread further out into the countryside and smaller towns.

India coronavirus cases near one million, driven by surge in rural areas

16 Jul 2020

MUMBAI The number of coronavirus cases in India neared one million on Thursday as infection numbers rose in the countryside, pushing authorities to reinstate lockdowns across several states. | Video

India's clinical research body defends timeline for coronavirus vaccine trials

04 Jul 2020

MUMBAI India's leading clinical research agency said Saturday its decision to fast-track development of a potential coronavirus vaccine was in line with international standards, after health experts raised concerns about the schedule for clinical trials.

India coronavirus cases hit record high amid monsoon rains

04 Jul 2020

MUMBAI India recorded its highest singe-day spike of coronavirus cases on Saturday, with over 22,000 new cases and 442 deaths, as infections rose in the western and southern parts of the country amid heavy monsoon rains.

India's auto and pharma sectors not ready to wean off China

26 Jun 2020

NEW DELHI Days after a border clash with China this month in which 20 Indian soldiers were killed, New Delhi told firms to find ways to cut imports from China. But two big industries, automobiles and pharmaceuticals, say this is easier said than done.

India's auto and pharma sectors not ready to wean off China

25 Jun 2020

NEW DELHI Days after a border clash with China this month in which 20 Indian soldiers were killed, New Delhi told firms to find ways to cut imports from China. But two big industries, automobiles and pharmaceuticals, say this is easier said than done.

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