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by | October 07, 2020 | 09:02

When asked if this can be pegged as an App Store or an or an alternative for Google's Play Store , Paytm chief Vijay Shekhar Sharma told CNBC-TV18, "When you are browsing for Mini Apps inside the Paytm App, you can save is on the homepage of your device and can directly log in to the mini app, that is the key difference".

by | October 07, 2020 | 04:54

Up to 70 percent of those jobs may not return by the end of 2021 even in a "business-as-usual scenario" where oil prices recover to around $45 a barrel, the study projects. Also supporting oil prices is intensifying fighting between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the Nagorno-Karabakh, a major oil and gas pipeline corridor, with the Azerbaijan city of Ganja coming under artillery fire over the last two days.

by | October 07, 2020 | 04:52

The drug was first tested on mice which were genetically modified to have a human immune system, before being tested on 275 people, of whom 40 per cent were classed as obese. As well, any antibody therapy has a potential to trigger an exaggerated or haywire immune or inflammatory response that, in rare cases, could cause damage to multiple organs, Downar said.

by | October 07, 2020 | 04:51

Since making a fortune with his eponymous antivirus software in the 1980s that still bears his name, McAfee has become a self-styled crypto-currency guru, claiming to make $2,000 a day. He was also running for the 2020 presidential campaign in the USA even though McAfee doesn't live there. Intel bought it in 2010 for $7.7 billion, but sold its majority stake six years later to the investment firm TPG.

by | October 07, 2020 | 04:25

We also want to let the American people know where we stand. Democrats had originally proposed the $3 trillion HEROES Act in May, which was approved by the Democratic-controlled House of Representatives without Republican support. Additionally, weekly federal unemployment benefits would renew at $400 (compared to $600 under the CARES Act ) if the bill is passed into law. The White House's proposal also included $150 billion for education, $75 billion for coronavirus testing and ...

by | October 03, 2020 | 06:53

Trump later tweeted that he and the first lady "In the meantime. will begin our quarantine process". "We will get through this TOGETHER!" wrote Trump. The president's positive coronavirus test is the latest twist in what has been a pandemic-related roller coaster for financial markets. Analysts said some of the market's movements could be explained by investors building up expectations for a Joe Biden victory of the White House, with Election Day a little more than a month away.

by | October 02, 2020 | 23:48

Instead, beginning October 1, the airline will use gender-friendly expressions, such as " attention all passengers " and "welcome, everybody". Japan Airlines announced on September 28 that employees will start using gender-neutral terms during in-flight and airport announcements.

by | October 02, 2020 | 21:57

With a month to go before Election Day, the Labor Department said employers added just 661,000 jobs in September amid the coronavirus outbreak, down from 1.5 million in August and 1.8 million in July. American Airlines and United Airlines, two of the largest U.S. carriers, said they were beginning furloughs of more than 32,000 workers on Thursday, without government assistance.

by | October 02, 2020 | 21:46

But the price dropped even more than the base Tesla: As an LR, the Model 3 is now available in China for 309,900 yuan. According to the agency, the Model 3's "distinct steering strategy gives the impression that either the auto is driving itself or the driver has full control, and the system is more authoritarian than cooperative".

by | October 02, 2020 | 20:53

The defendants include Arthur Hayes , 34, Ben Delo , 36, and Samuel Reed , 31, who operate BitMEX's platform through "a maze of corporate entities", the CFTC added. "This action shows the CFTC will continue to work vigilantly to protect the integrity of these markets", said Division of Enforcement Director James McDonald .

by | October 02, 2020 | 13:21

U.S. media, citing unnamed sources, said Hicks was isolated on the journey back from Minnesota after showing mild symptoms and tested positive Thursday morning. Hicks was traveling with Trump on Air Force One just this Tuesday to fly to Cleveland for the first presidential debate with Democrat Joe Biden .

by | October 02, 2020 | 11:02

She made us wait all summer. "I'm hopeful. But we do come at it from two different places". The closed-door and secretive negotiations between Pelosi and Mnuchin stood in contrast to public finger-pointing by both sides Thursday that appeared nearly to forecast defeat and preemptively assign blame.

by | October 02, 2020 | 10:22

Inc said nearly 20,000 U.S. employees have tested positive for Covid-19 during a time period of a little over six months, a disclosure that follows criticism from some lawmakers and employees that the world's largest online retailer was too secretive about outbreaks within its ranks.

by | October 02, 2020 | 08:17

With that money, Google will pay publishers to curate content for a new product, the Google News Showcase. In a statement on Thursday, the company says its service, Google News Showcase, will feature story panels which allow publishers to package the stories they want to present.

by | October 02, 2020 | 07:54

The benchmark Topix index dropped 2% Wednesday, trimming its gain for September to 0.5% and closing the latest quarter with a 4.3% advance. Foreigners account for about 70% of all brokerage trading in the Tokyo exchange, both in terms of value and volume, so news of the outage left investors both in Japan and overseas wondering what happened.

by | October 02, 2020 | 01:40

Aside from Disneyland in California , the entirety of the organization's parks have now resumed, despite the fact that guest numbers are restricted to take into account social distancing. The parks in California remain closed as local leaders continue to demand a timeline for reopening. "We initially hoped that this situation would be short-lived, and that we would recover quickly and return to normal", D'Amaro said in the letter, "seven months later, we find that has not been the case".

by | October 01, 2020 | 22:17

The Journal said that Palantir's bankers have told investors they expect its stock to begin trading at around $10 per share, which would value the company at about $22 billion. However, Palantir has yet to turn a profit in its 17 years of existence, posting a net loss of $164.7 million in the same period, compared with a loss of $280.5 million a year earlier.

by | October 01, 2020 | 18:31

It's a notable development as the company seeks additional funds for the continued development and planned production of the vaccine. The mid-to-late trials, which were awaiting approval from the U.S. Inovio's phase-one study is still proceeding. At Week 8, the vaccine appeared to be both safe and well-tolerated with no serious adverse events. The patient has since been released from the hospital and the vaccine trial resumed in the U.K., however it remains paused in the United States.

by | October 01, 2020 | 16:30

On September 28, the Democrats unveiled a new $2. 2 trillion relief bill that they hoped would help to restart negotiations, and the following day, Pelosi and Mnuchin had a "positive" discussion of this proposal . "Our conversations will continue", Pelosi said in a statement following the meeting. The Democrats pulled a vote on their $2.2tn package; the White House has come up with a $1.5tn counteroffer.

by | October 01, 2020 | 13:13

The Maltese-flagged Mein Schiff 6 , operated by German travel giant TUI, is carrying 922 passengers and 666 crew. The Maltese-flagged Mein Schiff 6 operated by German travel giant TUI, with 922 passengers on board, is now moored off the Aegean island of Milos, a coastguard spokeswoman told AFP .

by | October 01, 2020 | 09:43

Today, there is a failure to deliver market information, and we are pleased to let you know that we will stop buying and selling all stocks on the Tokyo Stock Exchange . Previous system glitches had only affected part of the trading day. The bourse also temporarily suspended trading of all stocks in January 2006, when an investigation into Livedoor triggered a flood of orders.

by | October 01, 2020 | 08:06

The National Education Association (NEA), the largest labor union in the US, applauded House Democrats for putting forth "a plan that prioritizes the nation's students, educators, schools, and campuses in the continued fight against the Covid-19 pandemic".

by | September 30, 2020 | 05:53

Dr. Mark Ghaly, Secretary of California Health and Human Services, spoke about theme parks reopening in a livestream earlier today. The Florida parks reopened in July , but the California parks have yet to reopen as the company awaits guidance from the USA state of California.

by | September 30, 2020 | 03:34

Earlier this month , Lyft co-founder and President John Zimmer told CNBC , "If our efforts here are not successful, it would force us to suspend operations in California ". "If we had to overhaul our business model, riders would nearly certainly experience dramatic changes too - prices would go up, wait times would increase, and service would not be available in many areas".

by | September 30, 2020 | 00:48

The Trump campaign has made known its wishes to have both President Donald Trump and presidential candidate Joe Biden checked for any electronic devices or transmitters that will make it impossible for either candidate to receive information from campaign members during Tuesday night's debate.