TIMES OF INDIA
The U.S. coronavirus death toll tops 200,000, and it’s just ‘the tip of the iceberg’
The coronavirus, which was first confirmed in the United States about eight months ago, has killed more than 200,000 people across the country as U.S. officials rush to approve and manufacture a vaccine.
We cannot allocate 50% beds for Covid patients: Bengaluru Private hospitals
The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) had recently issued a show-cause notice to private hospitals for violating the Karnataka government’s mandate to allocate 50 percent beds for the...
Bihar DGP takes voluntary retirement, triggers speculation of contesting Assembly polls
Gupteshwar Pandey was involved in the investigation of actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death by suicide in Mumbai.
Phase 3 clinical trial for vaccine being developed by China begins in Pakistan
NIH official says 8,000 to 10,000 volunteers would be inducted through a formal system.
Apple CEO Impressed by Remote Work, Sees Permanent Changes
Apple Inc. Chief Executive Officer Tim Cook said he’s been impressed by employees’ ability to operate remotely and predicted that some new work habits will remain after the pandemic.
Intel gets U.S. licence to supply some products to Huawei
Intel Corp <INTC.CO> has received a licence from U.S. authorities to continue supplying certain products to Huawei Technologies, a company spokesman said on Tuesday. This week the state-backed China Securities Journal said the company got a licence to supply Huawei.
Shapoorji Pallonji Group To Separate Interests From Tata Group
Earlier on Tuesday, the Tata Group said it is open to buying out the stake held by its largest minority shareholder, the billionaire Mistry family, as part of a proposal to help end a years-long legal dispute between the two parties.
Iran strikes defiant tone at UN under crushing US sanctions
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani delivered a defiant and fiery speech Tuesday to the U.N. General Assembly as his nation grapples with the Middle East’s worst coronavirus outbreak and a weakened economy, but he insisted that it is the U.S. that will surrender to the resilience of Iran.
Bianca Andreescu takes rest of 2020 season off to focus on health, training
Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu announced Tuesday that she will not be returning to the court until 2021 as she continues to recover from a knee injury suffered last year.“I have come to the difficult decision to skip the clay court swing this year and will be taking the remainder of the season off to focus on my health and training,” Andreescu said in a statement.
Home Minister Amit Shah Hails Passing of Jammu and Kashmir Official Languages Bill
The home minister said Kashmiri, Dogri, Urdu, Hindi and English will now be the official languages of Jammu and Kashmir.