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JioMart expands to 200 cities in India to compete with Amazon and FlipKart

JioMart, the food platform from Mukesh Ambanis Jio Platforms, expanded the service to 200 cities over the weekend. The company previously piloted deliveries to three areas in and around Mumbai. The move comes just a few days after Jio, part of Ambani’s sprawling conglomerate of Reliance Industries, has secured more money to fuel the billionaire’s technical ambitions. The company has …

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Coronavirus Live News: India reports 6,000 new cases, the biggest increase since the pandemic started in one day

If you’re joining the blog, here’s a summary of the key events: Worldwide infections have exceeded 5.1 million, deaths 332,000: According to the Johns Hopkins University tracker, worldwide cases are 5,102,573 and deaths are 332,924. The deaths in the US are 94,702. The death toll in the UK is 36,124 with 252,246 infections China has not set a GDP target …

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Cyclone Amphan Live Updates: Cleanup starts in India and Bangladesh

At least 12 people have died in India after Cyclone Amphan landed on Wednesday. All reported deaths occurred in the East Indian state of West Bengal, according to Prime Minister Mamata Banerjee. Banerjee said one of the victims, a girl in Howrah County, died after a wall collapsed from her home. She gave no further details of how the rest …

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Why China and India should not allow the corona virus to justify the decline in climate protection measures

While virus blocking has temporarily given blue skies from Delhi to Beijing and beyond, experts warn China and India of the revival of their economies. Climate experts are now demanding that countries use this recovery phase to take measures that reduce emissions and invest in renewable energies and climate-resistant infrastructure. That would create jobs, be better for the economy in …

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Live Cyclone Amphan Updates: India and Bangladesh

“The next 24 hours are very important.” Bridges swept away. Phones and power off. Early reports of death. An ambitious evacuation measure and the weakening of Cyclone Amphan when it swirled ashore seem to have saved many lives. But the authorities in India and Bangladesh were waiting for daybreak to see how bad things were. “The next 24 hours are …

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Bangladesh, India is preparing for Amphan – the largest cyclone in 20 years | Bangladesh News

India and Bangladesh have evacuated millions of people from the path of the strongest storm in 20 years, which is expected to occur on Wednesday evening and raise concerns about significant damage to houses and crops, as well as disruption to road, rail and electricity connections. The authorities’ attempt to save lives has been hampered by continued efforts to curb …

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Cyclone Amphan: A super cyclone goes to India and Bangladesh

Cyclone Amphan has stepped up to the equivalent of a strong Category 4 hurricane in the Atlantic or a super typhoon in the West Pacific. Amphan grabs winds at 150 mph (240 km / h), although forecasters expect the storm to weaken before it lands near the Ganges delta late Wednesday. Even if the storm hits after weakening, it can …

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