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United Kingdom hits highest vaccinations as Covid death toll reaches 95981

Patrick Vallance, the government's chief scientific adviser, joined Johnson at the news conference. The Prime Minister added that "all current evidence contin...


Bitcoin's volatile week rattles faith in crypto resurgence

Prices for the digital asset have tumbled about 12 per cent this week, marking the steepest decline since September. There are reports and predictions about...


Surging PC Sales Help Intel Deliver a Strong Quarter

Gelsinger said he was "confident that the majority of our 2023 products will be manufactured internally" though he also said the use of outside chip factories...


Petrol, diesel prices continue to rise, touch new high

The excise duty on petrol was raised to Rs 32.98 per litre from Rs 19.98 and diesel to Rs 31.83 per litre from Rs 15.83. This is the third price hike of petro...


Ireland hit with "real setback" as less AstraZeneca vaccines to be delivered

Countries are racing against the clock to vaccinate as many people as possible before the variants spread further. Italy and Poland have threatened legal acti...


Signal Allegedly Copying WhatsApp's Features, Will This Affect Its Security?

Amid many doubts, let's try and address some of the more important questions on everyone's mind. Recently, Facebook introduced new terms of service, which wou...


Michigan Winner Hits $1 Billion Mega Millions Lottery Jackpot

The two $1M tickets sold in NYS were bought in New York City at the Bolla Operating Corp. Store, at 2228 Gerritsen Ave.in Brooklyn, and Moonlight Deli Grocery I...


$1B Mega Millions jackpot fast facts

The winning numbers were 40, 53, 60, 68, 69 and Powerball 22. Contact the Arizona Lottery's Office if you have a winning ticket. $1 billion is the est...


US Stock Market Weak Ahead of Opening Amid Profit-Taking, Stimulus Uncertainty

Stocks in smaller companies, which have led the way higher this year, gave up some of their recent gains. The S&P 500 slid 11.6 points from Thursday's all-tim...


Eurozone and United Kingdom trade activity slows sharply as lockdowns wreak havoc

The services index fell to 45 from 46.4, while the manufacturing index dropped to a 7-month low of 54.5 from 56.3. A Reuters poll had predicted a fall to 47.6. ...


Jack’s back: Chinese tycoon makes first public appearance since Alibaba crackdown

According to the Chinese media reports, the Alibaba founder attended the Jack Ma Rural Teachers Award ceremony via video in which he met with 100 rural tea...


U.S. Senate Republican leader wants Trump impeachment trial pushed to February

Impeachment itself is inherently divisive , and Republicans have called on Biden and the Democrats, especially because Trump is no longer in office, to stop th...


HSBC banks in Milton Keynes to remain unaffected by mass branch closures

Craig Williams, Welsh Conservative MP for Montgomeryshire, says he is disappointment over the plans and has emphasised that banking services must be protected f...


Number of unemployment claims filed in South Dakota decreases this past week

Residents filed 6,351 initial claims for the Pandemic Unemployment Assistance [PUA] program, 1,681 more than the previous week. The oil market remains in a ...


Mercedes-Benz EQA electric SUV, with 426km driving range, unveiled

Targeted at urban buyers, the GLC will be available in both GLC 200 and GLC 220d variants and combines on- and off-road driving characteristics like spaciousnes...


European Union hits game distributor Valve, 5 others with 7.8 million euro fine

The EU have fined Valve and five publishers a total of €7.8 million (USD$9.5 million) over their practice of "geo-blocking" PC game sales on Steam , which ...


COVID-19 exacerbating global risks, WEF warns

It said that these widening disparities and consequent social fragmentation could threaten economies in the next three to five years and weaken geopolitical s...


Fashion prices pushed up inflation in December

The biggest upward pressures on inflation were clothing prices and transport costs, which jumped to 7.2% from 3.4% in November, as well as recreation and cultur...


Alibaba Founder Jack Ma Resurfaces Months After Vanishing From Public View

Ma's re-emergence may help quell persistent rumors about his fate while Beijing pursues investigations into online finance titan Ant Group and Alibaba Gro...


Fiat Chrysler and PSA Group merger into Stellantis is complete

Aside from that, the automakers had also said in a statement earlier this year that Tavares would hold his first press conference as Stellantis Chief Executiv...


Biden's Treasury Secretary nominee calls cryptocurrencies a 'particular concern' for AML

Wyden said nobody deserved more credit than Yellen for the longest economic expansion in US history, and said she ought to be confirmed on Day one of the Biden...


Paramount+ Will Officially Launch March 4 in the US

As of now, we know that Paramount+ will keep everything available in CBS All Access right now, but the app will be revamped to include hubs for ViacomCBS ch...


Court sends de facto head of International Olympic Committee sponsor Samsung to prison

In a much-anticipated retrial on Monday, the Seoul High Court found Lee guilty of bribing then-President Park Geun-hye and her close confidante to win governm...


Oil drops 1% as rising coronavirus cases end supply-led rally

Brent gained 3 cents, or 0.1%, to $ 55.13 a barrel at 9:38 a.m. GMT, while USA oil rose 2 cents, or less than 0.1%, to $ 52.38. The benchmarks had rallied in ...


GitHub Chief HR Resigns in Light of Jewish Employee Termination

According to Business Insider , GitHub employees on January 11 collected 200 signatures on an internal letter demanding that the company denounce white supremac...


Maintaining Financial Stability Remains One Of Uppermost Objectives Of RBI

Reserve Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das on Saturday said that the central bank remains committed to take any further necessary measures to support the economy. ...


Travel corridors scrapped over new coronavirus strains

The corridors, which exempted inbound travellers from the requirement to quarantine for 10 days, may make little practical difference to the airline and travel ...


Sensex drops over 200 pts in early trade; Nifty slips below 14,400

Provisions and contingencies for the December quarter this fiscal were Rs 3,414.1 crore, including specific loan loss provisions of Rs 691.2 crore and general a...


Norway adjusts vaccine advice after elderly deaths, but is not alarmed

Sigurd Hortemo , chief physician at the Norwegian Medicines Agency, said common adverse reactions to mRNA vaccines such as fever and nausea might have contribut...


Supreme Court backs FCA on Covid business interruption insurance

The decision refers to a four-day hearing which started on November 16 after Arch Insurance , Argenta, Hiscox , MS Amlin, RSA , QBE UK and a policyholder...


Winning numbers drawn for Powerball, no victor of Mega Millions

Seven other $1 million winning tickets were sold nationwide, but no one hit the $750 million jackpot. The top prize for the next drawing - coming Wednesday - ...


Donald Trump's Instagram And Facebook Accounts Restored

The new research by the San Francisco-based analytics firm reported that conversations about election fraud dropped from 2.5 million mentions to 688,000 menti...


Signal messaging service back up after outage caused by surge in demand

According to CAIT, in August 2016, WhatsApp retracted from its previous policy and introduced a new Privacy Policy which severely compromised the rights of i...


Victoria to downgrade Brisbane to 'orange zone', zero local coronavirus cases recorded

As a result, Victoria and South Australia states will reopen borders to travelers from Brisbane within 24 hours, as long as they submit to coronavirus testing...


Tesla Ordered to Recall 150K+ Vehicles to Repair Memory Failures

Many vehicle controls in a Tesla are accessed via touch screen, and the NHTSA ( National Highway Traffic Safety Administration ) began an investigation after ov...