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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'Went to the hospital alone as no one was allowed to accompany me'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'Went to the hospital alone as no one was allowed to accompany me'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'The first thing we witnessed in the isolation ward, was death'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'The first thing we witnessed in the isolation ward, was death'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: Indians narrate their lived experiences of a lockdown and pandemic
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: Indians narrate their lived experiences of a lockdown and pandemic

The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'I just wanted to go home; even if I had to walk 10 km more, I would have'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'I just wanted to go home; even if I had to walk 10 km more, I would have'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'During lockdown, migrant sex workers experienced the biggest share of mental stress'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'During lockdown, migrant sex workers experienced the biggest share of mental stress'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'My single aim was to reach home in whichever way possible'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'My single aim was to reach home in whichever way possible'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'It was the first time in my entire life that I saw my father break down'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'It was the first time in my entire life that I saw my father break down'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'I told my father that his treatment has to go on, pandemic or not'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'I told my father that his treatment has to go on, pandemic or not'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'Samaritans offered food and water to those on the road; there was still goodness in this world'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'Samaritans offered food and water to those on the road; there was still goodness in this world'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'The cis gendered population does not perceive trans people as capable'
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An Oral History of the COVID-19 Crisis: 'The cis gendered population does not perceive trans people as capable'

This account is part of Firstpost’s Oral History Project of the COVID-19 Crisis in India. The Oral History Project aims to be an ongoing compendium of individual experiences of the pandemic, with a focus on one significant day in our respondents’ lives during this time.

Moody's downgrades India's rating to Baa3; outlook remains ‘negative’; says move not driven by impact of COVID-19 outbreak
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Moody's downgrades India's rating to Baa3; outlook remains ‘negative’; says move not driven by impact of COVID-19 outbreak

The global rating agency Moody's Investors Service on Monday downgraded India's rating to BAA3 from Baa2, and its short-term local-currency rating to P-3 from P-2

Govt launches Rs 5,000-cr special credit facility for street vendors; here's all you need to know about Rs 10,000 loan scheme
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Govt launches Rs 5,000-cr special credit facility for street vendors; here's all you need to know about Rs 10,000 loan scheme

In order to revive businesses of street vendors that have taken a serious hit due to the COVID-19 lockdown, the Centre has launched a special micro-credit facility amounting to a total of Rs 5,000 crore that will provide them Rs 10,000 as initial working capital

Godrej Properties sees strong sales this year despite COVID-19; cash flow may pose challenges
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Godrej Properties sees strong sales this year despite COVID-19; cash flow may pose challenges

Buoyed by record sales bookings of Rs 5,915 crore last fiscal, realty firm Godrej Properties expects to repeat its strong performance on sales front this year despite coronavirus pandemic, but sees cash flow as a challenge due to slow construction activities

Mahindra and Mahindra vehicle sales dip 79% in May to 9,560 units, exports fall 80%
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Mahindra and Mahindra vehicle sales dip 79% in May to 9,560 units, exports fall 80%

Auto major Mahindra & Mahindra (M&M) on Monday reported a steep 79 percent decline in total sales at 9,560 units in May

Coronavirus Lockdown: Hyundai Motor India sales decline 79% in May to 12,583 units, exports down 66%
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Hyundai Motor India sales decline 79% in May to 12,583 units, exports down 66%

Hyundai Motor India Ltd (HMIL) on Monday reported a 78.7 percent decline in total sales at 12,583 units in May

Govt rejects Flipkart's proposal for entering food retail sector, company says will re-apply
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Govt rejects Flipkart's proposal for entering food retail sector, company says will re-apply

The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has rejected Walmart-backed Flipkart’s proposal seeking approval for entry to the food retail sector citing a regulatory issue, an official said on Monday

Coronavirus Lockdown: Hotel stocks rally up to 19% as govt lifts curbs on operations from 8 June
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Coronavirus Lockdown: Hotel stocks rally up to 19% as govt lifts curbs on operations from 8 June

Hotel stocks on Monday zoomed up to 19 percent after the government said the opening of hotels, restaurants and other hospitality services and shopping malls will start from 8 June

COVID-19 Impact: DGCA extends deadline for IndiGo, GoAir to replace unmodified PW engines to 31 August
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COVID-19 Impact: DGCA extends deadline for IndiGo, GoAir to replace unmodified PW engines to 31 August

Indian aviation regulator, DGCA, on Monday extended the deadline for IndiGo and GoAir to replace all the 60 unmodified Pratt and Whitney (PW) engines on their A320neo planes from 31 May to 31 August, as supply chain has been impacted due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown

Maruti Suzuki India records 86% slump in May sales at 18,539 units; exports decline 49%
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Maruti Suzuki India records 86% slump in May sales at 18,539 units; exports decline 49%

The country’s largest carmaker Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) on Monday reported a 86.23 percent decline in total sales at 18,539 units in May