A vaccine works by mimicking a natural infection. A vaccine not only induces immune response to protect people from any future COVID-19 infection, but also helps quickly build herd immunity to put an end to the pandemic. Herd immunity occurs when a sufficient percentage of a population becomes immune to a disease, making the spread of disease from person to person unlikely. The good news is that SARS-CoV-2 virus has been fairly stable, which increases the viability of a vaccine. … [Read more...] about Coronavirus pandemic | Delhi records 3,609 new COVID-19 cases, highest single-day spike since June 24
Shattered the record
"David White (NZC CEO) comes in and gives us a talk about what games are coming up and you start doing the math and he actually says Ross, it's going to be your 100th Test in Sydney. But obviously what happened in Christchurch last year with the shootings at the mosque had moved things back a game. … [Read more...] about India vs New Zealand: Taylor reflects back on his career ahead of record-breaking 100th Test
"Indian indices again had a strong showing today, backed by strong gains in the shares of RIL, which alone contributed to more than half of the gains seen on the Nifty. Suitors lining up for potential stake sale in Reliance Retail drove its gains today,” Vinod Nair, Head of Research at Geojit Financial Services told Moneycontrol. … [Read more...] about Taking Stock: RIL at record high; Sensex jumps 600 points, Nifty reclaims 11,400
Market participants are however, cautious largely because tax cuts and deregulation have already been priced in, with the rally through the last three months. Recent executive orders by Trump, which will likely slow the flow the talent into the country and raise geopolitical tensions, did prove to be a setback to the feel good sentiment, but has not been enough to really dent the rally. Further, Dallas FED President Robert Kaplan reiterated the FED view, for sooner rather than later rate hikes, This along with recent upbeat US economic data have spiked rate hike chances in March to 50%. Higher interest rates will support bond markets, which could prompt an outflow from equities. … [Read more...] about Dow Heading To More Record Highs?
Multiple low-intensity earthquakes hit regions around Mumbai in a span of around 24 hours on September 4-5. One of them, having a magnitude of 2.7 on the Richter scale, occurred 98 kms north of Mumbai, according NCS. … [Read more...] about Earthquake of magnitude 3.5 recorded 102 kms north of Mumbai: National Centre for Seismology