May 03, 2021 06:24 PM IST
Cafes, restaurants and bars, which had been shut to all but takeout and delivery services when lockdown-type measures were imposed in early November, reopened for outdoor seated service only.
- May 03, 2021 06:02 PM IST
The deal, which could be announced in the coming days, would value the brands at $4 billion to $5 billion and include Verizon’s advertising technology business as well.
- May 03, 2021 05:34 PM IST
Abel has long been seen as the most likely candidate to replace Buffett, given his age and his wide remit overseeing all the non-insurance businesses at Berkshire.
- May 03, 2021 03:32 PM IST
SpaceX safely returned four astronauts from the International Space Station on May 2, making the first US crew splashdown in darkness since the Apollo 8 moonshot.
- May 03, 2021 02:13 PM IST
Hundreds of boats lined up across Lake Geneva on May 2 in an artistic representation of the border between Switzerland and France that runs for 59 km (36.7 miles) down the middle of the waterway.
- May 03, 2021 12:39 PM IST
Russia has announced three deals totaling 260 million doses with Chinese vaccine companies in recent weeks. It’s a decision that could mean quicker access to a shot for countries in Latin America, the Middle East, and Africa that have ordered Russia’s vaccine, as the U.S. and the European Union focus mainly on domestic vaccination needs.
- May 03, 2021 12:19 PM IST
Tesla's change of strategy leading to more behind-the-scenes interaction with policymakers in Beijing compared to relatively little previously shows the seriousness with which the U.S. automaker views the setbacks in its second-biggest market.
- May 03, 2021 12:06 PM IST
Australian residents and citizens who have been in India within 14 days of the date they plan to return home will be banned from entering Australia. Those who disobey could face fines and jail terms, the Australian government said.
- May 03, 2021 11:06 AM IST
NASA's decision means SpaceX has to stop any work specifically related to the moon program contract until the GAO makes a ruling, expected Aug. 4 at the latest.
- May 03, 2021 10:42 AM IST
Ether, the token transacted on the ethereum blockchain, rose 3% on the Bitstamp exchange to $3,051.99 by lunchtime in Asia. It is up more than 300% for the year so far, easily outpacing a 95% rise in the more popular bitcoin.
- May 03, 2021 08:31 AM IST
About 1,000 workers in Britain, Spain and the United States will be to asked by both companies to create "Nucleus", a new cloud-based storage and analytics portal which will host Vodafone's data.
- May 03, 2021 07:42 AM IST
Coronavirus News Highlights: In the last 24 hours, India reported 3,68,147 COVID-19 cases.
- May 02, 2021 05:46 PM IST
The senior Cabinet minister was defending the government’s roadmap out of the lockdown, which is now set to ease further on May 17 when greater indoor interactions are expected to be allowed, with June 21 set as the date for a near complete end to lockdown rules.
- May 02, 2021 04:49 PM IST
Britain has already sent 495 oxygen concentrators and 200 ventilators to India as the country grapples with a devastating surge in coronavirus cases, and is shipping three larger production units, dubbed oxygen factories.
- May 02, 2021 04:37 PM IST
The travel ban does not apply to passengers who have transited through those countries, the presidential steering committee on COVID-19 said in a statement.
- May 02, 2021 04:31 PM IST
A Tesla spokeswoman declined to comment on the report, referring to last month's official statement by the carmaker that put the start of production at the Gruenheide site towards the end of 2021.
- May 02, 2021 03:23 PM IST
The world's largest aeroplane, designed to transport hypersonic vehicles and facilitate easy access to space, soared into clear skies over California's Mojave Desert.
- May 02, 2021 02:19 PM IST
Elon Musk aimed low with a recent tweet saying "can't get it up (to orbit)" in response to a post about Bezos-founded space company Blue Origin protesting NASA's choice of Musk's SpaceX team to build a module that will land the next US astronauts on the moon.
- May 02, 2021 02:02 PM IST
The "Cycle to Save Lives" 48-hour nonstop static relay cycle challenge at the largest Hindu temple in the UK, in north London aims to raise money to help coronavirus relief efforts in India
- May 02, 2021 12:41 PM IST
China's vaccination pace has quickened recently. However, because of its large population, China still lags behind the United States in terms of the proportion of the administered population per 100 people.
- May 02, 2021 11:30 AM IST
Enter the "luxury appraiser", an eagle-eyed differentiator of real from fake, trained to triage handbags, belts and garments for dodgy serial numbers, stitching and logos.
- May 02, 2021 06:35 AM IST
Coronavirus India News Highlights: Maharashtra reports 63,282 new COVID-19 cases, 802 deaths in 24 hours.
- May 01, 2021 09:20 PM IST
US President Joe Biden wants to rejoin the deal, however, and a US delegation in Vienna was taking part in indirect talks with Iran, with diplomats from the other world powers acting as go-betweens.