With coronavirus genetic code in hand, scientists begin work on a vaccine
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 5:40 PM
When a newly organised vaccine research group at the US NIH met for the first-time this week, its members had expected to be able to ease into their work. But their mandate is to conduct human-trials for emerging health-threats and their first-assignment came at shocking speed. Coronavirus cases have also been confirmed in Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Nepal and the US.
Supreme Court saves Kaun Banega Crorepati from paying Rs 1 crore penalty
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 1:36 PM
The Supreme Court has termed as "bad in law" the National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission(NCDRC) verdict, directing Star India (P) Ltd and Bharti Airtel Ltd to pay punitive damages of Rs 1-crore for alleged "unfair trade practice" in a contest for the KBC. The apex court set aside the NCDRC's September 2008 verdict as it allowed the appeals filed by Star India and Airtel.
Thank You Narendra Modiji for sharing story of historic Kolkata Test: VVS Laxman
Saturday, January 25, 2020, 1:35 PM
Former India-batsman VVS Laxman expressed gratitude to PM Modi, who during his annual 'Pariksha Pe Charcha' event, reminded students of the famous 376-run partnership between Laxman and Rahul Dravid that helped India record an epic win against Australia at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata in 2001. Thank you very much Narendra Modiji for sharing the story of historic Kolkata Test-Match and inspiring young students.