Important Articles from Indian Express: 2/6/2020

Front Page

  • A day after unlock 1, Cabinet approves economic package for MSMEs, farmers
  • Moodys lower India rating citing low growth prospects
  • Most watched antiviral remdesivir cleared for use in severe covid cases

Outbreak

  • Will achieve $5tn economy… won’t let Covid affect resolve
  • As pandemic spreads ICMR studies seek to understand its stigma

Express Network

  • Maharashtra Gujarat brace for severe cyclone tomorrow
  • No progress with military talks all eyes on diplomatic channels in Beijing
  • MoES : Monsoon hits Kerala, good rainfall expected this year
  • Fertiliser sales in May nearly double last year’s, signals agri boom amid overall gloom
  • Govt raises MSP marginally for Kharif marketing season

Explained

  • How big is the cyclonic threat on west coast?
  • Why Moody’s downgraded India’s rating, What the implications may be

Editorial

  • What’s in a frame
  • Unlock with care
  • Far out
  • Man of the future

Ideas Page

  • Judging wisely in tough times
  • Interest based not special

World

  • Thousands held, curfews in nearly 40 cities across US: Mayhem after rallies

Economy

  • Car sales stay low in May, rural and semi urban markets drive numbers
  • Manufacturing PMI rises to 30.8 in May but still in contraction