Chief Minister Nitish Kumar made the announcements on Tuesday, 15 June. He also said that the night curfew will be cut short by four hours in the state. Timings of night curfew will be 8 pm to 5 am.
Central bank digital currencies will complement cryptocurrencies rather than competing with them despite not being structurally different from their country's fiat currencies, strategists and fund managers said. Around 90% of the world's central banks are now working on their own digital currencies, some of which may be issued in the next three years, a January survey from the Bank for International Settlements showed. Central bank digital currencies (CBDCs) "are structurally no different than fiat, and they are very much complementary to crypto, not competitive," Meltem Demirors, chief strategy officer at CoinShares, Europe's largest digital asset investment firm managing $5 billion.
Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], June 16 (ANI): Actor-turned-politician Mithun Chakraborty was questioned by the Kolkata Police on Wednesday over a controversial speech during the Bengal election campaign.
Toofaan is all set to release on Amazon Prime Video.
China's industrial output grew 8.8% in May from the same period a year ago, slower than the 9.8% rise seen in April, official data showed on Wednesday. Retail sales rose 12.4% from a year earlier. Fixed asset investment increased 15.4% in the first five months from the same period a year earlier, missing expectations for a 16.9% rise and slowing from a 19.9% jump in January-April.
The former world number one will be with his coaching staff at Queen’s when the two countries face off at Euro 2020.
International public health specialists, scientists, doctors, tobacco control experts and consumers are convening for the Global Forum on Nicotine 2021 (#GFN21) on 17 and 18 June in Liverpool, UK, and streaming free online, to highlight the vital role of safer nicotine products in the fight to reduce global smoking-related death and disease.
Clarivate Plc (NYSE: CLVT), a global leader in providing trusted information and insights to accelerate the pace of innovation, today released a new Global Research Report which examines the ability of nations and institutions to respond to unexpected challenges or opportunities in science, medicine, technology and social sciences based on the diversity of their research activities and expertise.
Notabene, a fast-growing FATF Travel Rule solution provider, has integrated with Elliptic, the global leader in cryptoasset risk management and blockchain analytics.
Fiery-hot Kohli and ice-cool Williamson have achieved success based on a foundation that stands on authentic personalities.
Instagram added a dedicated space in user profiles which allows people to share their pronouns. LinkedIn too has now joined the bandwagon.
Congressional Gold Medal vote for 6 January police officers overwhelmingly passes House even as 21 Republicans vote ‘no’
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A scientist who has played a key role in New Zealand's lauded coronavirus response says the nation used it's luck well to stamp out the disease and is now eyeing the experiences of other countries to determine when it can reopen its borders. Juliet Gerrard is the chief science advisor to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. She described in an interview with The Associated Press the evolution in the country's approach to COVID-19, from the chaotic early days to the risk-
(Bloomberg) -- Problems at a Chinese nuclear power plant near Hong Kong probably aren’t cause for any concern, experts said. Some of the politics behind the situation just might be.An issue discovered inside China General Nuclear Power Corp.’s Taishan Unit 1 reactor, in which presumably damaged fuel rod casings leaked inert gas, has happened enough times in the industry that operators know how to manage it and it’s usually “not any kind of threat,” according to Jeff Merrifield, a former U.S. Nuc
The rising cost of clothes, fuel and eating out pushes consumer prices above the Bank of England's 2% target.
It represented an increase on the 1.5% reported by the ONS for April.
Coca-Cola lost a staggering $5.2 billion thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo at Euro 2020. Watch the viral moment here.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Thousands of Dodgers fans got their first opportunity to see Mookie Betts play at home in person Tuesday night as stadiums in California were allowed to go to full capacity as part of eased COVID-19 restrictions. The star outfielder didn't disappoint them. Betts hit a go-ahead home run in the seventh inning to lead Los Angeles to a 5-3 victory in front of a sellout crowd of 52,078 at Dodger Stadium. It was the largest attendance for a professional sports league game in the Uni
There are a number of credit cards designed specifically for use while travelling, which help to avoid often-unexpected fees when you get there. It’s worth noting before you start, however, that not all applicants will qualify for these cards. The best travel credit card for you will depend on your own circumstances – for example your credit history and income.
I’m a Celebrity star and McFly singer have repaid the money