May 06, 2021 07:26 PM IST
The pandemic upended the use of zippered pants and changed people’s eating and drinking habits. There are now indications that it has caused some Americans to become more spartan when it comes to ablutions.
- May 06, 2021 02:42 PM IST
A centuries-old union could face its greatest test if a majority in Scotland, which joined voluntarily with England in 1707, thinks now is the time to think again. c.2021 The New York Times Company
- May 06, 2021 02:21 PM IST
Vaccines experts are particularly curious to see CureVac’s results because its shot has an important advantage over the other RNA vaccines from Moderna and Pfizer-BioNTech.
- May 06, 2021 02:06 PM IST
After the news on May 3, grant recipients and staff members alike wondered what would happen. But, the message from the headquarters in Seattle was clear: Bill and Melinda Gates may be splitting up, but the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation isn’t going anywhere.
- May 06, 2021 10:20 AM IST
The SN15 is SpaceX’s first Starship prototype that was not destroyed after a high-altitude flight.
- May 06, 2021 09:37 AM IST
The fortune was made in a "massive stock transfer" worth $1.8 billion on May 3 via Gates’ Cascade Investments. The duo announced their separation on May 3.
- May 06, 2021 09:04 AM IST
Google will also offer its employees the option to work remotely completely, based on their role and team needs.
- May 04, 2021 11:29 AM IST
Bill Gates and his wife Melinda announced that they were divorcing after 27 years of marriage. Here’s a quick look at their philanthropic work in India.
- May 04, 2021 10:07 AM IST
“Thank you for understanding our desire for privacy while we navigate the next phases of our lives,” Jennifer Gates said in an Instagram post after Bill and Melinda Gates had announced their divorce.
- May 04, 2021 07:55 AM IST
Coronavirus News Highlights: The cumulative number of COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in India has crossed 15.71 crore, according to the Union Health Ministry.
- May 03, 2021 07:30 PM IST
Those post-mortems were endless: In 2016, the media covered an outsider, celebrity candidate by a different set of standards, and simultaneously allowed him to suck all the energy out of the race.
- May 02, 2021 01:04 PM IST
SpaceX Crew Dragon had lifted off about six months ago with three astronauts from NASA and one from Japan's space agency.
- May 01, 2021 09:44 AM IST
Promises to improve sanitation around the bay have been made since the United Nations Conference on Environment and Development, also known as Earth Summit, in 1992.
- May 01, 2021 09:05 AM IST
The decision was announced after a meeting of the National Cabinet on Friday and will come into force from May 3.
- May 01, 2021 08:41 AM IST
The earthquake struck close to the coast of Miyagi Prefecture north of Tokyo and not far from the destroyed Fukushima Daiichi nuclear plant.
- Apr 30, 2021 02:51 PM IST
Europe's first full 3D-printed house consists of 24 concrete elements that were printed layer by layer at a plant in Eindhoven.
- Apr 30, 2021 01:55 PM IST
The restriction does not apply to international all-cargo operations flights approved by DGCA.
- Apr 29, 2021 10:27 AM IST
The country's top scientists have backed Brazil's decision to stop the import of Sputnik V.
- Apr 28, 2021 01:11 PM IST
South Korea has stringent inheritance tax laws and high rates, resulting in a hefty bill for the family, including Samsung Electronics vice-chairman Lee Jae-Yong, who is currently in jail for bribery, embezzlement and other offences.
- Apr 27, 2021 05:59 PM IST
A strong showing at Bafta, where Hopkins finally notched a significant best-actor win, indicated that the film’s momentum might be picking up, and a high-profile appearance on “The Late Show With Stephen Colbert” was scheduled right before Oscar voting closed
- Apr 27, 2021 03:12 PM IST
Every day, forty metric tonnes of liquid oxygen produced by the Oxygen Plant will be exported to Assam.
- Apr 27, 2021 11:29 AM IST
Caron McBride, a former Oklahoma resident now living in Texas, found out about the charges when she reached a local DMV to change her name on her driver’s license after getting married.
- Apr 26, 2021 02:37 PM IST
Maharashtra on April 25 reported 66,191 fresh coronavirus positive cases and 832 fatalities
- Apr 26, 2021 02:36 PM IST
The White House said it was making vaccine-production material, therapeutics, tests, ventilators and protective equipment immediately available to India.
- Apr 26, 2021 12:18 PM IST
318 Philips Oxygen Concentrators loaded by Air India at JFK Airport on their way to Delhi, said Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri.