Goa Tourism wins four national tourism awards

Goa Tourism bagged as many as four awards across various categories. The national tourism awards returned after a gap of two years due to Covid pandemic.
#GoaTourism #Covid #News #Health #Medicine


Silicon Valley’s post-Covid brain drain: podcast

75% of venture capital was invested in California, New York and Massachusetts. A hybrid working revolution is reversing that trend and encouraging permanent investment away from the coasts.
#Reuters #Covid #California #News #Business #Enterpreneurship


Covid may cause long-term brain injury, study finds

People who get Covid are at increased risk of brain injuries a year after infection than those who have not had the virus. Strokes, seizures, memory problems and movement disorders are among the issues suffered by patients after infection.
#TheIndependent #Covid #News #Health #Healthcare

6 days ago

Zero-Covid hurts 75% of European firms in China

Zero-Covid hurts 75% of european firms in china, a major business lobby says. The country is the last major economy wedded to a strategy of stamping out emerging virus outbreaks as they arise. Despite sparking business closures and roiling global supply chains, president Xi Jinping has declared the approach China's most economic and effective path forward.
#XiJinping #European #China #News #Business #Economy

1 weeks ago

Chahal, Umesh captivated by 'coach' Kohli after his authoritative net session

Umesh Yadav's one hit in india's net session on monday brought about a reaction from the likes of Virat Kohli and Hardik Pandya. The bowler has made a comeback to the Indian side after a gap of more than three and a half years as Covid-positive Mohammed Shami's replacement.
#UmeshYadav #Indian #News #Sports #Cricket

1 weeks ago

Ind vs Aus 2022 - Mohammed Shami tests positive for Covid-19

India have had to deal with a key member of their team going down with Covid-19. The head coach was diagnosed with the virus before the Asia Cup. He was eventually able to link back up with the team after opening game against Pakistan.
#MohammedShami #Covid #Covid19 #India #News #Sports #Cricket

1 weeks ago

Bharti Kher’s Multi-Headed Goddess Statue Arrives at Central Park - The New York Times

Sculptor Kher was laid low by symptoms of long Covid, but managed an interview on site. The 53-year-old was born and raised in an Indian immigrant family. She has shown widely, represented in india and internationally.
#BhartiKher #TheNewYorkTimes #Covid #Indian #CentralPark #News #Entertainment #Art

1 weeks ago

Saudi Arabia Will Supply Full Oil Volumes To North Asian Refiners In October

Saudi Arabia will supply the full contractual volumes to at least three customers in North Asia. This was the first cut in Saudi official selling prices to its key export region, Asia, in four months. The second is the fear that demand would not be strong with concerns of economic slowdown and flash Covid lockdowns in China.
#OilPrice #Saudi #NorthAsian #SaudiArabia #News #Business #Economy

2 weeks ago

Indian markets can help us grow in post-Covid world, says Australian envoy

The australian high commissioner congratulated India on becoming the 5th largest economy in the world. He said India has elements to help us grow in the post-COVID world. For democracy, when you do trade deals. There's got to be benefits for both countries.
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3 weeks ago

Amitabh Bachchan wants to bid adieu to Covid after being tested twice, says 'goodbye to virus'

Amitabh Bachchan resumed work last Thursday after he announced his recovery on social media. The 79-year-old said he is blessed to have the opportunity to play diverse roles at this point in his career.
#AmitabhBachchan #Covid #News #Entertainment #Movies

3 weeks ago

Centre's policies making India a much more attractive market, says HSBC's Noel Quinn - The Economic Times

're-globalisation' is being driven by geopolitics and Covid experience. Global financial markets are likely to remain volatile as central banks in different parts of the world take divergent routes to tame price pressures which are running at multi-decade highs.
#NoelQuinn #Covid #India #News #Business #Markets

3 weeks ago

2023 Kolkata book fair to be on pre-Covid scale; Spain to be the theme country

Kolkata book fair to be on pre-Covid scale; Spain to be the theme country for next year's edition. The next edition of the international book fair will have more space and more book stalls. The autumn book carnival 'Sharod Boi Parbon' which began on September 2 will go on till September 11.
#Covid #Kolkata #News #Entertainment #Books

3 weeks ago

AI-backed mobile app can detect Covid-19 in people using voice, claim scientists

A smartphone app may accurately detect Covid-19 infection in people through their voices by using artificial intelligence (AI) The researchers have claimed that the AI model used in the research is more accurate than the rapid antigen tests. They also claim that the new AI model is cheap, quick and easy to use in low-income countries. The research finding was presented before the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Barcelona, Spain.
#HindustanTimes #Covid19 #InternationalCongress #Barcelona #News #Technology #ArtificialIntelligence

3 weeks ago

More sports events scrapped in zero-Covid China

The world athletics indoor championships have been postponed for a second time due to uncertainty about Covid in mainland China. The event has not been held since the pandemic began and the latest announcement dealt a fresh blow to the city’s ambitions to reboot its decimated sports scene.
#China #News #Sports #Badminton

3 weeks ago

Amitabh Bachchan tests negative for Covid, returns to work - The Economic Times

Amitabh Bachchan has tested negative for Covid-19 and has returned to work. The 79-year-old actor, who had tested positive on August 24, shared the news in a post on his official blog. The veteran star thanked his fans, whom he addresses as extended family, for their well wishes.
#AmitabhBachchan #TheEconomicTimes #Covid #News #Entertainment #Celebrities

4 weeks ago

Amitabh Bachchan resumes KBC 14 shoot day after testing negative for Covid 19: ‘Gratitude’

Amitabh Bachchan tested positive for Covid-19 on August 23 and completed mandatory quarantine. The megastar resumed shooting for Kaun Banega Crorepati 14 on Thursday. A source close to the show said Big B had been in touch with the team constantly.
#AmitabhBachchan #KBC #Covid #News #Entertainment #Celebrities

4 weeks ago

Tackling post-Covid suicidal distress

164,033 people died from suicide in 2021, an increase of 7.2% from 2020. At 120 deaths per million, 2021 saw the highest rate of deaths from suicide since 1967, the earliest year for which this data is available.
#HindustanTimes #post #Covid #News #Health #MentalHealth

4 weeks ago

Paris 2024 badminton qualification to begin next year in China

Badminton officials unveil a beefed-up calendar for the sport's re-emergence after Covid. The 2023 season will start at the Malaysia Open in Kuala Lumpur in January.
#MalaysiaOpen #KualaLumpur #News #Sports #Badminton

1 months ago

Fresh Covid outbreak: China shuts world's biggest electronics wholesale market

Shenzhen shuts world’s biggest electronics wholesale market in Huaqiangbei, southern technology hub of Shenzhen, for four days as part of Covid lockdown to contain a fresh outbreak. The closure adds new risks to supply chains, as hi-tech industry accounted for 20 per cent of China's gross domestic product in 2020.
#Covid #Shenzhen #News #Business #Markets

1 months ago

IND vs PAK Asia Cup 2022: Team India head coach Rahul Dravid tests negative for Covid, joins Rohit Sharma's side in UAE

India head coach Rahul Dravid has tested negative for Covid. He is set to join team India in the dressing room on a day before the ind-pak game. India will be entering the match without their pace spearheads -- Jasprit Bumrah and Shaheen Shah Afridi.
#RahulDravid #Covid #India #News #Sports #Cricket

1 months ago