Data story: India logs 2,685 new Covid cases; death toll at 524,572

India reported an increase of 494 in active coronavirus cases to take its count to 16,308. The country is fifty-sixth among the most affected countries by active cases. On May 28, it added 2,685 cases to take its total caseload to 43,150,215. And, with 33 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 524,572, … Read more

Data story: India logs 2,710 new Covid cases; death toll at 524,539

India reported an increase of 400 in active coronavirus cases to take its count to 15,814. The country is fifty-sixth among the most affected countries by active cases. On May 27, it added 2,710 cases to take its total caseload to 43,147,530. And, with 14 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 524,539, … Read more

Industry sinks to $428 million loss as floods take a toll – Daily – Insurance News

The general insurance industry slumped to a $428 million net loss in the first three months of the year, as the February/March floods drove up gross incurred claims, Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA) statistics released today show. The industry made about $100 million in net profit in the prior December quarter. APRA says gross incurred … Read more

Data story: India logs 2,124 new Covid cases; death toll at 524,507

India reported 130 new active coronavirus cases to take its count to 14,971. The country is fifty-sixth among the most affected countries by active cases. On May 25, it added 2,124 cases to take its total caseload to 43,142,192. And, with 17 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 524,507, or 1.22 per … Read more

Assam flood: Situation continues to improve as death toll rises to 27

The situation in Assam, where the pre-monsoon floods have affected large parts of the state for the past 12 days, continue to improve for the third day on Tuesday but still 5.80 lakh people in 18 districts affected and with two more deaths during the past 24 hours, the overall death toll … Read more

Toll Brothers stock climbs after Q2 earnings breeze past Wall Street estimates (NYSE:TOL)

Luckie8/iStock via Getty Images Toll Brothers (NYSE:TOL) shares are perking up around 5% in Tuesday afterhours trading, as the homebuilder’s second-quarter earnings topped average analyst estimates. Looking ahead, the company is expecting deliveries of 11K-11.5K units in 2022, compared with 11.25K-12K in the previous forecast. It also sees average delivered price per home of $890K-910K … Read more

Data story: India logs 1,675 new Covid cases; death toll at 524,490

India reported nine new active coronavirus cases to take its count to 14,841. The country is fifty-sixth among the most affected countries by active cases. On May 24, it added 1,675 cases to take its total caseload to 43,140,068. And, with 31 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 524,490, or 1.22 per … Read more

Data story: India logs 2,022 new Covid cases; death toll at 524,459

India reported a decline of 123 in active coronavirus cases to take its count to 14,832. The country is fifty-sixth among the most affected countries by active cases. On May 23, it added 2,022 cases to take its total caseload to 43,138,393. And, with 46 new fatalities, its Covid-19 death toll reached 524,459, … Read more

Africa’s coronavirus cases pass 11.59 mn, death toll stands at 252,892

The number of confirmed Covid-19 cases in Africa reached 11,596,707, the Africa Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) has said. The specialised healthcare agency of the African Union (AU) said the death toll across the continent stands at 252,892 and that 10,918,957 patients have recovered from the disease, … Read more