"Global markets shrugged off any concerns over a second wave of COVID-19 in Europe and the increasing case count in the United States. The positive news flow on the efficacy of Moderna, Pfizer and Astra-Zeneca vaccines resulted in full risk-on sentiment," said brokerage firm Kotak Institutional Equities. … [Read more...] about Risk-on rally keeps market aloft but conditions ripe for consolidation, say experts
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 Gold flat as concerns over rising virus cases offset vaccine optimism
Commemorated since 1988, the World AIDS Day always has a theme, and this year it is "global solidarity, shared responsibility". World-over, 78 million people have been infected with HIV and 35 million have died from the illness since the first case was detected more than 35 years ago, according to UNAIDS. … [Read more...] about World AIDS Day: Is India winning the fight against new HIV infections?
Naadam Cashmere HoodieNaadam’s hoodies dress up a quarantine staple with super soft 100% cashmere for an uber-comfy but more put-together feel, according to the Fast Company editor who has been living in her Naadam hoodie this past year. The direct-to-consumer company ethically sources Mongolian cashmere and sells it for a fraction of the price of normal retail in both men’s and women’s silhouettes. We recommend pairing it with a pair of cashmere joggers for a cozy set your loved one will never want to take off. … [Read more...] about These 13 cozy gifts will keep your loved ones warm and snuggly all winter
The Pune-based company holds 48 percent stake in KTM AG and about 51.7 percent is held by PMAG. PMAG is listed in Vienna, Zurich and Frankfurt exchanges. After the transaction, the stake of PMAG in KTM AG will increase to approximately 99.7 percent, a statement from PMAG said. … [Read more...] about Bajaj, Pierer Industrie propose to move KTM stake to new holding company