Allow states to have own apps for COVID-19 vaccination: Maharashtra CM Uddhav ThackerayMay 8th, 2021 17:27 "As we plan to open up vaccination for the 18 to 45 age group through the state#39;s procurement, the CoWIN app is seeing a sudden surge in the number of citizens wanting to register nationally. There is fear about the app malfunctioning and crashing as it did on the first day of registration of the age group," CM Uddhav Thackeray said.
First case of Indian variant of COVID-19 detected in Sri LankaMay 8th, 2021 17:27 The Department of Immunology and Molecular Medicine of the University of Sri Jayewardenapura in a report released on Saturday said the infected person had returned from India and was found at a quarantine center for returnees in Colombo.
Reliance Home Finance Q4 results: Net loss widens to Rs 445 croreMay 8th, 2021 16:27 "However, the delay in debt servicing is due to prohibition on the company to dispose of, alienate, encumber either directly or indirectly or otherwise, part with the possession of any assets, pursuant to order dated November 20, 2019, passed by Delhi High Court," it said.
In fight against COVID variants some firms target T cell jabsMay 8th, 2021 16:27 It is one of the big questions about the pandemic, with Pfizer chief Albert Bourla recently acknowledging that it is likely a booster will be needed to help extend the protection conferred by its vaccine and ward off new variants.
Marketing and sales should dance together to be effectiveMay 8th, 2021 16:27 Smaller companies do not have proper metrics in place to drive sales and marketing for them. Key thing to understand is a coordinated brand image has to be projected through e-mailers, materials given to customers, words spoken and actions taken
World market themes for week ahead: Spring is (finally) in the airMay 8th, 2021 15:27 Global equities are down after three months of gains. But markets aren't far off record highs and price falls may reflect a setback for tech mega-caps rather than a wholesale exit from stocks. And with real bond yields deeply negative, a selloff should be short-lived.
What's unique about midcaps & smallcaps vis-à-vis largecapsMay 8th, 2021 15:27 It is always wise for retail investors to invest in companies across market-caps. One should recognise the risk profile of the business, understand her own risk appetite and then decide whether to invest in a largecap, midcap or smallcap.
Michael Price’s investing tips: Avoid Excel sheet, junk consensus & be contrarianMay 8th, 2021 14:27 Price’s investment philosophy is mostly based on the teachings of Max Heine. Price likes to invest in companies that are going through a financial crisis and provides them with much-needed cash by buying their stocks at substantial discounts to their true value, and allowing them time to recover from their problems.
SC orders release of prisoners to decongest jails amid COVID-19 second waveMay 8th, 2021 14:27 A bench comprising Chief Justice N V Ramana and Justices L Nageswara Rao and Surya Kant said that all those prisoners who were allowed to go out on bail in March last year by the high-powered committees of states and Union Territories (UTs), set up following the apex court#39;s order, be granted the same relief without reconsideration by HPCs to avoid delay.
NHPC carries out large-scale COVID-19 vaccination driveMay 8th, 2021 13:27 As per direction of Power Minister R K Singh, NHPC Ltd is undertaking large-scale Covid vaccination drives for employees of the Ministry of Power and various CPSUs/ organisations under the Ministry of Power in Delhi/NCR region.
NHPC vaccinates 117 electricity staff May 8th, 2021 12:30
The vaccination drive is being carried out for the safety of power sector personnel so that uninterrupted power supply on a 24x7 basis is ensured
This is a buy-on-dips market, but do watch the stock's financials closelyMay 8th, 2021 12:27 The equity indices remained elevated because of other macro factors such as GST collection, which hit a record high of Rs 1.41 lakh crore in April, and the headline manufacturing PMI -- which managed to stay above the 50 mark, an expansion zone, for the ninth month in a row.
Kangana Ranaut tests positive for Covid-19May 8th, 2021 12:27
Actor Kangana Ranaut on Saturday said she has tested positive for the novel coronavirus and is under home quarantine.The 34-year-old actor, whose Twit
Irdai remains headless amid raging pandemicMay 8th, 2021 11:27 The Insurance Regulatory & Development Authority of India (Irdai) has turned headless after chairman S C Khuntia retired on May 6 without a successor being appointed.
HCL employees get Covid coverMay 8th, 2021 11:27 The company said it is in the process of creating a corpus to support affected employees. HCL has already created a 'Power of One' corpus, where every employee contributes Re 1 every day to assist those employees.
This is a buy-on-dips market, but do watch the financials closelyMay 8th, 2021 11:27 The equity indices remained elevated because of other macro factors such as GST collection, which hit a record high of Rs 1.41 lakh crore in April, and the headline manufacturing PMI -- which managed to stay above the 50 mark, an expansion zone, for the ninth month in a row.
Bezos sells $2.4 billion of Amazon in second wave this weekMay 8th, 2021 10:27 Bezos sold 739,032 shares under a pre-arranged trading plan, according to U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filings, days after he disposed of an identical amount. He said earlier this week in a filing that he plans to sell as many as 2 million shares.
Betting on high-yield stocks emerges as winning strategy in AsiaMay 8th, 2021 10:27 While stocks that pay relatively large dividends are rising globally, for the most part the gains are happening in-line with the wider market. Not so in Asia though, where MSCI Inc.’s key gauge for this category of shares has returned more than 9 per cent so far this year.