Fri, 14 May 2021

Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas advises Zydus Cadila on sale

New Delhi/ Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May14 (NewsVoir): Cyril Amarchand Mangaldas advised Zydus Cadila on sale of its India-focussed animal healthcare ...

Australia Plans Mega Marine Reserves

SYDNEY - Australia plans to add an area of the Indian Ocean bigger than France or the U.S. state of ...

UCC holds coffee quality contest in Vietnam

Hanoi [Vietnam], May 14 (ANI): This is a delicious Vietnamese coffee made by mixing condensed milk with tasteful coffee. Set ...

Indian team to go to Qatar to prepare for qualifiers

New Delhi [India], May 14 (ANI): With the second COVID-19 wave rampant in India, the All Indian Football Federation (AIFF) ...

Equity gauges volatile, pharma and FMCG scrips gain

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 14 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices swung between gains and losses during early hours on Friday with ...

Asia Album: Muslims in Pakistan, Indonesia mark Eid al-Fitr

© Provided by Xinhua ISLAMABAD/JAKARTA, May 14 (Xinhua) -- People in Pakistan and Indonesia celebrate the festival of Eid al-Fitr, ...

Malaysians remain hopeful as COVID-19 pandemic puts damper on Eid al-Fitr

© Provided by Xinhua As Malaysia saw a surge in new COVID-19 cases, the government implemented a month-long movement control ...

CPEC facilitates Pakistan's pursuit of becoming regional transshipment hub

© Provided by Xinhua Experts and officials believe that the vast transport infrastructure of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) and ...

Storm lead pack into WNBA's 25th season

The 25th anniversary season of the WNBA will tip off Friday, with Breanna Stewart and the defending champion Seattle Storm ...

2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup final set for Las Vegas

The 2021 CONCACAF Gold Cup schedule was released Thursday, with the final set for Las Vegas' Allegiant Stadium on Aug. ...

How climate change is erasing the world's oldest rock art

In caves on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, ancient peoples marked the walls with red and mulberry hand stencils, and ...

Liberty relaunch Sabrina Ionescu era against Fever

A second opportunity for the Sabrina Ionescu era to arrive starts Friday night when the New York Liberty open the ...

18 elephants suspected to have been killed by India lightning strike

At least 18 elephants are suspected to have been killed by lightning in northeastern India, officials said Thursday as they ...

China's aggression in Ladakh driving India closer to US

New Delhi [India] May 13, (ANI): China's aggression in Ladakh is driving New Delhi closer to the United States, says ...

European stocks slide at open

European stocks slid at the open Thursday after sharp losses in Asia and on Wall Street as worries that soaring ...

Tokyo's Nikkei closes down nearly 2.5% after US rout

Tokyo's benchmark Nikkei index plunged nearly 2.5% on Thursday, extending a rout on Wall Street.The Nikkei 225 index fell 2.49% ...

How brothers Arvind Singh and Arjun Lal went o Olympics

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Arjun Lal Jat and Arvind Singh were blissfully unaware of the Olympic Games till ...

5 unique Eid traditions from across the globe

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Eid-ul-Fitr, which translates to "festival of breaking the fast" is a time of rejoicing ...

Lupin Q4 PAT up 18 pc at Rs 460 crore on lower input costs

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 13 (ANI): Pharma major Lupin Ltd on Thursday reported 18 per cent jump in its consolidated ...

Asian markets plunge as US inflation data fans rate hike fears

A forecast-busting surge in US inflation sent Asian markets tumbling on Thursday, tracking a rout on Wall Street.Investors fret that ...

Embassy Group makes strategic investment in Pi Labs Fund 3

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India]/ London [UK], May 13 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Embassy Group, one of India's largest real estate conglomerates, has joined ...

Sports Ministry to give 5 lakh to families of hockey stars

New Delhi [India], May 13 (ANI): Kiren Rijiju, the Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, on Thursday announced Rs ...

Pak FM says no to US military bases on its soil

Islamabad [Pakistan], May 13 (ANI): Amid the final drawdown of US and NATO troops from Afghanistan, Pakistan has made it ...

LandBank unveils mobile savings account opening service

CALOOCAN CITY, May 13 (PIA) -- Clients can now successfully open a savings account with Land Bank of the Philippines ...

First Person: God save us from famine

The conflict in Yemen forced Asia El-Sayeed Ali and her family from her home in Aden's Al Tawahi district, where ...

upGrad launches Study Abroad Program

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 13 (ANI/BusinessWire India): With its commitment to deliver quality transnational education, upGrad, South Asia's largest higher ...

China's Sinovac vaccine creates "pandemic oasis" in Brazilian town: media

© Provided by Xinhua In Serrana, about a four-hour drive from the city of Sao Paulo, a vaccination campaign known ...

Veteran Uyghur advocate's sister confirmed dead

Beijing [China], May 13 (ANI): Amid China's increasing repression of Uyghurs and other ethnic minorities in Xinjiang, the younger sister ...

Conviction of Blogger Casts Chill Over Uzbek Media

Fazliddin Mehmonov considers himself a journalist and a blogger, and does not apologize one bit for wearing both hats. The ...

Lessons from 2011 disaster help Toyota ride out chip shortage

The global microchip shortage dragging on the auto industry has put barely a dent in production at Toyota, thanks to ...

'We decide our foreign policy', insists Bangladesh FM Momen

Dhaka [Bangladesh], May 12 (ANI): Bangladeshi Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday reacted sharply to comments from China's ambassador ...

Negative publicity causes low vaccination in Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan] May 12, (ANI): Pakistan has been able to vaccinate only 0.8% of its total population so far and ...

UN Calls for More International Pressure Against Myanmar Junta

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND - The U.N. human rights office is calling for more international pressure against Myanmar's military junta, which it ...

India and Estonia together can do a lot in digital sector

New Delhi [India], May 12 (ANI/NewsVoir): In a recent virtual event 'PHDCCI International Week' organised by The International Affairs and ...

China hounds Xinjiang data collectors

Russian-American researcher Gene Bunin got early notice that his Xinjiang Victims Database had angered China when Beijing blocked the website ...

COVID Variant First Detected in India Spreads to Nearly 50 Countries

A day after declaring the COVID-19 variant first detected in India as one of global concern, the World Health Organization ...

Sensex dives 471 points, metal stocks drag

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 12 (ANI): Equity benchmark indices ended nearly one per cent lower on Wednesday tracking weak trends ...

Asian Paints Q4 net profit up 84 pc at Rs 852 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], May 12 (ANI): Asian Paints on Wednesday reported over 84 per cent jump in its consolidated net ...

Taiwan stocks plummets on virus restrictions and tech selloff

Taiwan's stock exchange plunged more than 8% on Wednesday as investors fretted over fresh coronavirus restrictions and a wider selloff ...

Tokyo stocks close lower ahead of US inflation data

Tokyo stocks closed lower Wednesday ahead of US inflation data.The benchmark Nikkei 225 index closed down 1.61% at 28 147.51, ...

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Strong day on Asian markets, Japan's key index rises more than 2%

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia ended the week on a positive note, with all the major indices rising ...

Mall operator Simon Property says recovery might take till 2023

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana: Results for the quarter ending March 31, 2021 exceeded expectations for real estate investment firm Simon Property Group ...

Washington looks to financial reforms to stop massive postal losses

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. House of Representatives is seeking solutions to reduce the $10 billion annual loss suffered by the ...

U.S. stock markets recover from recent losses, Nasdaq adds 93 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rebounded on Thursday after two days of relentless losses.The buying surge came despite ...

Amazon $1 billion bond to be used for climate, social causes

SEATTLE, Washington: Joining the growing list of debt issuers tapping the market for green bonds, Amazon.com Inc issued its first ...

Shares in Asia plummet with Japanese index losing 2.50 percent

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks across Asia tumbled on Thursday, following major losses on Wall Street overnight, on the back ...

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