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California, after riding a boom, braces for hard times
When California shut down its economy in March, it became a model for painful but aggressive action to counter the new coronavirus.
Twitter to let staff work from home permanently, even after coronavirus pandemic ends
Twitter's CEO Jack Dorsey told employees Tuesday that t...
Twitter's Dorsey donates $3 mn to test universal basic income
The amount donated by Jack Dorsey will go to the group Mayors for a Guaranteed ...
Tech honcho caught on camera abusing Asian family at restaurant, apologises after row breaks out
Solid8 hasn’t released a public statement yet about the behaviour of its CEO.
Doctors say experimental treatment may have rid man of HIV
"These are exciting findings but they're very preliminary," said Dr. Monica Gandhi, an AIDS specialist at the University of California, San Francisco. "This has happened to one person, and one person only," and it didn't succeed in four others given the same treatment, she said.
US: Massive fire destroys a quarter of Pier 45 at San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf
A fire engulfed a warehouse on San Francisco's Fisherman's Wharf early Saturday, sending a thick plume of smoke over the waterfront and thre...
Vande America: United Airlines may fly into India
In a respite for people stranded in the US, the government is likely to soon allow United Airlines to start flights to and from India along the lines of the Vande Bharat mission.
Wirecard headquarters raided in probe of accounting scandal
Twelve prosecutors were supported by 33 police officers as well as police IT experts in Wednesday's raids, Munich prosecutors said. Five locations were searched - three in Germany, including Wirecard's headquarters in the Munich suburb of Aschheim, and two in neighboring Austria.
Scientists identify drugs that may block coronavirus from jumping to uninfected cells
They said sometimes this hijacking interferes with the activity of the host's proteins and other important molecules such as enzymes, which change protein activity by making chemical modifications to its structure.
Covid-19: Chandigarh Police HQ closed for 2 days to carry out sanitisation
Chandigarh Police headquarters has been closed for two days for sanitisation amid coronavirus pandemic. A person working in the education de...
Zuckerberg-funded scientists: Rein in hate on Facebook
The researchers, including 60 professors at leading U.S. research institutions, wrote the Facebook CEO on Saturday asking Zuckerberg to "consider stricter policies on misinformation and incendiary language that harms people," especially during the current turmoil over racial injustice.
ByteDance may move TikTok headquarters out of China as India bans app
Senior executives are discussing options such as creating a new management board for TikTok or establishing a headquarters for the app outside of China to distance the app’s operations from China, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday.
Over 300 Indians fly home on board special Air India flight from New York
The Air India flight from J F K International Airport to Bengaluru flew on May 25 and had 329 passengers, including two infants, according to officials.
Five ED officials test positive for COVID-19, headquarters sealed
According to the officials, the employees who have tested positive include a special director rank officer and an investigating officer. All of them have been admitted to isolation facilities for treatment. People who came in contact with them have been quarantined, they added.
Brookfield Properties leases 3.5 lakh sq office space at Equinox Business Park
The company has leased the space to Boston-headquartered State Street Corporation, US conglomerate Hasbro, American-Canadian digital media and broadcasting company Vice Media, and Temasek Holdings’ portfolio company STTelemedia. These four global entities will be new tenants in the 10-acre complex near Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC).
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