Saturday January 29-th, 2022

Covid-19: Researchers discover new symptom called Covid toes

Further, clinicians were contacted in June and August to update COVID-19 laboratory test results and the duration of patients' COVID-19 skin symptoms. This is the 20th straight day that newly-announced cases were below 3,000. However, due to this s...

Queensland election down to the wire - PM Queensland election down to the wire - PM

There are continued calls for Queensland to let in people from Sydney after it chalked up another day of only a single locally transmitted coronavirus case. If you're a Queenslander now keen on a southern getaway, you can do so by flying via Sydney...

KLM 3.4b bailout in crisis as unions refuse pay-cut plan KLM 3.4b bailout in crisis as unions refuse pay-cut plan

KLM submitted a restructuring plan to the Dutch government on October 1 in which labor unions representing pilots, cabin crew and ground staff agreed to pay cuts. KLM said five labor unions agreed to sign a "commitment clause" saying their members wo...

A Woman To Lead An Indian Carrier For The First Time A Woman To Lead An Indian Carrier For The First Time

Singh is now AI's executive director (flight safety). However, she is known for her contribution in the area of flight safety. And now she will be replaced by Captain Nivedita Bhasin, Air India's senior most commanders flying Boeing 787 Dreamliner cu...

Best Black Friday TV deals available now and coming up Best Black Friday TV deals available now and coming up

The study also found that over three quarters (77 percent) of adults in the United Kingdom are planning to find a bargain in the Black Friday 2020 sales. Basically, My Best Buy members will get access to Black Friday deals over a week before Bla...

Second lockdown could be extended beyond 2 December, Gove admits Second lockdown could be extended beyond 2 December, Gove admits

He added: "We are going to review it on December 2 but we are always driven by what the data shows". "Because the regional approach is an approach we want to take wherever possible, because we recognize again that in the future, after we have reduc...

Singtel subsidiary Optus acquires Australian mobile virtual network operator for S$240m Singtel subsidiary Optus acquires Australian mobile virtual network operator for S$240m

The board unanimously recommended shareholders accept the offer, which is expected to go to a vote at a special meeting in January. At the time of writing Amaysim is the fourth largest mobile provider in Australia and has a customer base of 1.19 ...

US jury tells Apple to pay $503 million in patent case US jury tells Apple to pay $503 million in patent case

It was that finding that Apple sought to have the appeals court reconsider. The jury landed on 84 cents per unit, the report said. "We thank the jury for their time and appreciate their consideration but are disappointed with the verdict and pl...

SSC Boss Announces New Tuatara Top Speed Run Attempt SSC Boss Announces New Tuatara Top Speed Run Attempt

With a shocking statement from SSC that they are going to top out the Tuatara once again, "in the very near future". This time, however, they are going to strap every Global Positioning System that's on the market to it and get several speed calculat...

Michael Gove says England's lockdown may last longer than a month Michael Gove says England's lockdown may last longer than a month

Gove made the statement after British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the new restrictions, which are set to last until December 2, at a press conference from Downing Street on Saturday. In Wales, First Minister Mark Drakeford has said the 1...

Chevy K5 Blazer-E Debuts Showing GM's eCrate EV Conversion for Classics Chevy K5 Blazer-E Debuts Showing GM's eCrate EV Conversion for Classics

The setup used in the K5 Blazer-E should be available from the company sometime next year, pushing aside the aforementioned EV1-powered conversions. If you're like me, you've heard Gen Z drivers lament the classic good looks of mid-century rides - ...

Royal Caribbean eager to welcome guests back on its cruise ships Royal Caribbean eager to welcome guests back on its cruise ships

Robert Redfield, the director of the CDC, said in a statement . The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a component of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), announces this framework for a phased resumption of c...

Four-week national lockdown starts on Thursday - here's what changes that day Four-week national lockdown starts on Thursday - here's what changes that day

The prime minister's announcement came just hours after official figures showed that Britain's confirmed coronavirus cases surge past one million mark. "Now is the time to take action because there is no alternative", said Johnson. Johnson sa...

Amazon tells Indian regulator its partner Future Retail is misleading public Amazon tells Indian regulator its partner Future Retail is misleading public

The Amazon-RIL standoff has, however, opened a debate over the scope of influence that the Singapore arbitration court has in India. Reliance and SEBI did not respond to requests for comment. "It is better for the two to settle the dispute amic...

Farah Khan has the sweetest birthday wish for 'brother' Sonu Sood Farah Khan has the sweetest birthday wish for 'brother' Sonu Sood

For the unaware, since the time lockdown was imposed in the country, Sonu has turned into a superhero (without a cape) and has been helping not just the migrant workers , but many in need of help amidst the crisis. Sonu's act of heartwarming philant...

Triumph Trident 660 unveiled Triumph Trident 660 unveiled

As expected, it is now the most affordable motorcycle in Triumph's lineup. The Trident's 660cc triple has its origins in the modern 675 Daytona engine. Triumph retained some classic style with its round dash, but made it fully digital with an LCD...

Kia's Luxurious Mohave / Borrego Will Turn Into Military Open-Top, Humvee-Style Kia's Luxurious Mohave / Borrego Will Turn Into Military Open-Top, Humvee-Style

This isn't Kia's first foray into military vehicle production. Now it's time to have a look at another carmaker with ample military connections, as Kia has announced its intention to hold a "critical design review for next-generation military veh...

Mom-and-pop investors bid record $3 trillion for Ant Group's IPO Mom-and-pop investors bid record $3 trillion for Ant Group's IPO

Ant could ultimately raise a maximum of about $5.2 billion more, if underwriters exercise their option to purchase up to 15% more shares in an arrangement known as a greenshoe. Starting as a payments processor in 2004, Ant has built an empire in Ch...

ANZ full-year profit plunges on expected virus fallout ANZ full-year profit plunges on expected virus fallout

The results also reflected the sale of UDC Finance in September 2020, together with benefits in the previous financial year from the sales of OnePath Life and ANZ NZ's share in Paymark. Outgoing ANZ chairman David Gonski said the increase in dividend...

All-New Genesis GV70 Design Revealed Through Official Images All-New Genesis GV70 Design Revealed Through Official Images

On the connectivity front, the GV70 sports a 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster, and GV80 borrowed - 14.5-inch touchscreen head-up unit. The Genesis GV70 Sport will feature black-out detailing, larger air intakes and bigger exhaust pipes.

Spotify continues to soar as it hits 320 million active users Spotify continues to soar as it hits 320 million active users

At its third-quarter earnings call, Spotify CEO and co-founder Daniel Ek hinted at the company's plans to increase the prices of its subscription plans . The platform now has over 1.9 million podcast titles. In recent years, Spotify has tried to...

Job cut nation: Exxon Mobil to lay off 1,900 U.S. employees Job cut nation: Exxon Mobil to lay off 1,900 U.S. employees

At US$3.48 per share, the annual dividend is equal to 10.6 per cent of its share price. The company lost almost $1.7bn in the first six months of the year and is expected to post another quarterly loss on Friday. The most immediate question for inv...

Oil down $2 as rise in United States crude stocks fans oversupply fears Oil down $2 as rise in United States crude stocks fans oversupply fears

US West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude declined 53 cents, or 1.5 percent, to $35.64 a barrel after dipping to its lowest since June on Thursday. Prices had swung between slightly positive territory and a more than 2% decline during Friday's sessi...

S&P 500, Nasdaq rise at open on upbeat data S&P 500, Nasdaq rise at open on upbeat data

Shares of hotels, airlines and other leisure-related companies sensitive to COVID-19-related turmoil sank, with the S&P 1500 airlines index falling 4.3 percent. S&P 500 Futures drop to 3,272.50, down 30 points or 0.92% intraday, amid the early Friday...

BP narrowly avoids third-quarter loss, warns of recovery challenges BP narrowly avoids third-quarter loss, warns of recovery challenges

BP Plc used a surprise third-quarter profit to reassure investors that it was on the road to recovery, while also warning that it would be a long journey. The FTSE 100 company reported a return to quarterly profitability on Tuesday following highe...

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