Tokyo Olympics 2021 LIVE, women’s boxing: Mary Kom’s bout at 3:36 pm IST

By | July 29, 2021

The 26-year-old Indian, who won a silver in the 2016 Rio Olympics, notched up a 21-15, 21-13 win over 13th seed Blichfeldt in a 41-minute match. @Tokyo2020hi Indian contingent has made a winning start on Day 6 of Tokyo Olympics 2021 as archer Atanu Das defeated two-time Olympic Gold medalist Jinhyek Oh of South Korea and advanced to… Read More »

Pfizer Vaccine Protection Wanes After 6 Months Study Finds

By | July 28, 2021

July 28, 2021 – Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine continues to show strong protection against serious illness and hospitalization after 6 months, but overall protection against the virus appears to wane after a half a year, according to a new study. The July 28, 2021, pre-print report of the study, which has not been peer-reviewed, suggests a gradual “declining… Read More »

Blinken holds talks with NSA Doval to take India-US ties to ‘next level’

By | July 28, 2021

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday held talks with National Security Advisor Ajit Doval on a range of bilateral and regional issues with a focus on taking the relationship to the “next level”. It is learnt that the fast-evolving situation in Afghanistan as well as the Indo-Pacific engagement figured in the nearly… Read More »

Canara Bank Q1 net nearly triples to Rs 1,177 cr as provisions dip

By | July 27, 2021

Public sector lender Canara Bank’s net profit rose by 190 per cent to Rs 1,177 crore in the first quarter ended June 2021 (Q1FY22) improvement in non-interest income and dip in provisions for bad loans. The Bengaluru-based public sector lender, had posted net profit of Rs 406 crore during the same quarter last year… Read More »

‘A tipping point’: Government officials, health groups move to require coronavirus vaccines for workers

By | July 26, 2021

Ghaly noted that in California, about 900 coronavirus cases in mid-June were severe enough to require hospitalization versus nearly 3,000 now, driven by the hyper-transmissible delta variant. “As we stare down schools opening up in just a matter of a couple of weeks, as we look at the projections with delta, we felt now is the right time,”… Read More »