April 28, 2021 11:28 PM IST
According to the company facilitating the auction, "the Carbon 14 dating conducted in 2021 in collaboration with the University of Georgia indicates, with the highest probability, that the whiskey was produced between 1762 and 1802".
- April 28, 2021 06:12 PM IST
While the exact threshold required to reach that critical level of immunization remains a matter of debate, experts say a level above 70 percent would significantly disrupt transmission of the coronavirus within a population.
- April 28, 2021 05:48 PM IST
Bill Gates was asked if it would be helpful to change intellectual property law in order to enable "the recipe for these vaccines to be shared." To this Gates answered, "No".
- April 28, 2021 04:04 PM IST
An article in Global Times, a Chinese daily, said the US might not have offered "any substantial assistance" to India during the current second wave of COVID-19 without pressure from China and other countries.
- April 28, 2021 04:04 PM IST
The deal will establish the European Union as Pfizer's biggest single client by far; the company has so far sold 300 million doses to the United States.
- April 28, 2021 02:50 PM IST
A first hearing in the case began at the Brussels Court of First Instance on Wednesday. The proceedings are public and conducted under an emergency procedure, which means they could be concluded in a matter of weeks, the European Union's executive Commission said.
- April 28, 2021 02:04 PM IST
Acclaimed for cutting short the Ebola epidemic in West Africa and South America's Zika Virus epidemic, key specialists from the US government are set to reach India soon. They will sort through COVID-19 data; review the country’s existing models for the spread of infections and aim to identify where and how the virus may spread next
- April 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.
- April 28, 2021 11:17 AM IST
The bank said that it would continue to maintain a 50 percent occupancy cap during the return-to-office phase, as per the current social distancing guidelines issued by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
- April 28, 2021 08:35 AM IST
US President Joe Biden also said he had discussed with PM Narendra Modi on when the United States would be able to send COVID-19 vaccines to India.
- April 27, 2021 07:31 PM IST
India's death toll is now nearing 200,000, and some hospitals are turning away coronavirus patients as they do not have enough oxygen supplies and beds.
- April 27, 2021 05:51 PM IST
As there are no direct flights from India to Spain, the measure will apply to those who travelled via third countries, government spokeswoman Maria Jesus Montero said
- April 27, 2021 03:55 PM IST
NASA announced this month that Musk's SpaceX was the sole winner in the competition, beating Blue Origin and Dynetics of Huntsville, Alabama, a defense contractor.
- April 27, 2021 03:12 PM IST
Every day, forty metric tonnes of liquid oxygen produced by the Oxygen Plant will be exported to Assam.
- April 27, 2021 02:54 PM IST
The figure is up from around 8 million, cited by Golikova earlier this month.
- April 27, 2021 02:51 PM IST
The city police chief and another officer went to collect a 6,000 baht ($190) fine from Prime Minister Chan-ocha, since it was his his first offense under rule. The incriminating photo was deleted from the prime minister’s account.
- April 27, 2021 02:42 PM IST
In China, where Chloe Zhao was born, her history-making success has not been trumpeted or celebrated. State media in China remained silent as of Monday afternoon, with no mention of her win by either CCTV and Xinhua, the two main state-run outlets.
- April 27, 2021 02:25 PM IST
The acquisition of Level 5 automation will also provide Toyota access to the U.S. ride-hailing firm's more than 300 employees of the essentially complete autonomy technology.
- April 27, 2021 12:45 PM IST
India is struggling with a second wave of the pandemic with more than 3,00,000 daily new coronavirus cases being reported in the past few days, and hospitals in several states are reeling under a shortage of medical oxygen and beds.
- April 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.
- April 27, 2021 10:55 AM IST
The company had said it delivered a record 184,800 vehicles globally in the January to March quarter, beating market expectations on strong demand from China.
- April 27, 2021 09:30 AM IST
COVID-19 can spread anywhere, even in places where you feel safe, like your home. If even one person in your household gets COVID-19, it can spread to others in your home. Learn what you can do to keep COVID-19 outside your home, and if it gets in your home, what you can do to keep it from spreading.
- April 27, 2021 08:18 AM IST
Facebook last week said it planned to launch several audio products, including Clubhouse-style live audio rooms and a way for users to find and play podcasts.
- April 27, 2021 08:15 AM IST
The White House said it would share up to 60 million doses of AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine with other countries as soon as the next few weeks, but gave no details on which countries would receive them, or when.
- April 27, 2021 07:57 AM IST
The electric car maker beat Wall Street's expectations for first-quarter revenue and profit, boosted by record deliveries, robust demand from China and environmental credit sales.