Vaccine development is a long, complex process. Unlike drugs that are given to people with a diseased, vaccines are given to healthy people and also vulnerable sections such as children, pregnant women and the elderly. So rigorous tests are compulsory. History says that the fastest time it took to develop a vaccine is five years, but it usually takes double or sometimes triple that time. … [Read more...] about A suitable film festival in Toronto
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"I want to thank the FIPRESCI and its jury members from the bottom of my heart for their continued support for our work. This is a very special honour for us given that the jury for this award comprises of film critics and journalists from around the world. We are all quite thrilled and excited with this fantastic start to the journey of The Disciple," Tamhane said in a statement. … [Read more...] about Venice Film Festival 2020: Indian filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane’s The Disciple wins Best Screenplay award
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"People are looking forward to watching the IPL this year. Cricket is like a religion and Hotstar already has a loyal base of subscribers. Hotstar has always been complementary to the TV service and advertisers know that they will be catering to a different kind of audience. OTT subscriptions are going up and since there is greater affinity towards OTT platforms, this move on Star's part is understandable," she told Moneycontrol. … [Read more...] about IPL 2020: Can Disney+ Hotstar’s bold subscription bet offset any advertising revenue dip?
"At Nara, we’ve collaborated with chef Harsh Dixit and curated a Thai street-style menu...At CinCin, we have frozen pizzas and lasagna trays. At Yauatcha, we’re looking at introducing (affordable) assorted dim-sum baskets," Karyna Bajaj of KA Hospitality told the paper. … [Read more...] about Restaurants expect jump in home deliveries during IPL season: Report