World  /  Published 18.11.20

Coronavirus vaccine: World’s most coveted prize

Ethan Zhang needed to get back to work. Work was in Ivory Coast, however, and since January the global coronavirus outbreak had stranded the 26-year-old translator in mainland China. Then friends tol...
By Sui-Lee, Elsie Chen in Beijing

Business  /  Published 18.11.20

Sensex sets a new record

The optimistic sentiment has seen Morgan Stanley raising its target for the Sensex to 50000 by December 2021 against an earlier target of 37300 by June 2021. “We expect growth to surprise on th...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 17.11.20

Covid: vaccine efficacy boost

A US biotechnology company announced on Monday that its candidate vaccine against Covid-19 was over 94 per cent effective against the infection, becoming the third company in a week to report efficacy...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 16.11.20

Covid: new vaccine 94.5% effective

Bringing a glimmer of hope to a world ravaged by the coronavirus pandemic, biotech giant Moderna announced on Monday that its COVID-19 vaccine has shown to be 94.5 per cent effective. Cambridge, Mass...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Cambridge, Massachusetts

Business  /  Published 16.11.20

Stick to popular large cap stocks or funds

The premier equity indices have scaled new highs. The trend has already kindled fresh allocations, driven by expectations of a more formidable rally. Investors, enthused by what many perceive are gree...
By Nilanjan Dey in

India  /  Published 14.11.20

Study fuels polio vaccine hope on Covid

Scientists at India’s National Institute of Immunology have detected similarities in structural proteins of poliovirus and the novel coronavirus that they say buttress existing proposals to depl...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 12.11.20

Russia vaccine ‘also shows 92% efficacy’

Sputnik V, Russia’s vaccine candidate against the coronavirus disease, also shows 92 per cent efficacy in protecting people from the infection, Russian agencies said on Wednesday, two days after...
By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

World  /  Published 11.11.20

Brazil halts China vaccine trials

Brazil’s health regulator has suspended a clinical trial for China’s Sinovac coronavirus vaccine citing a severe adverse event, delighting President Jair Bolsonaro, who has criticised it f...
By Reuters in Sao Paulo

India  /  Published 11.11.20

Vaccine: Pune firm shows promise

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi

Health  /  Published 10.11.20

Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine shows 90% efficacy

By G.S. Mudur in New Delhi


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