Letters to the editor (18 Sept 2020)

Goa, Sept. 18 -- Stringent regulatory controls for vaccines As we are on the verge of breakthrough in vaccine development for Covid-19, it should be stressed that strict regulatory controls should be... Read More

Yediyurappa lays foundation stone new Karnataka bhavan in Delhi

Bangaluru, Sept. 18 -- Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa on Friday laid the foundation stone to a build new Karnataka Bhavan building in the National Capital. Union Fertilizer Minister D V Sadananda Gowd... Read More

New players enter regional streaming space as older ones expand offerings

New Delhi, Sept. 18 -- Non-Hindi local language streaming services are in no mood to let go of the wide audience base acquired over the covid-19 lockdown even as parts of the economy open up. Building... Read More

'Bundesliga is the perfect fit for Indian fans'

India, Sept. 18 -- Bundesliga will now have a new broadcaster in India. With an exclusive multi-year partnership, FanCode becomes the only destination for sports fans in India to experience comprehens... Read More

Brics NSAs discuss anti-terror plan

India, Sept. 18 -- The national security advisers of the Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa (Brics) grouping on Thursday discussed a draft anti-terrorism strategy that is expected to be approved a... Read More

Garbage menace continues in Wagholi amid absence of processing plant

India, Sept. 18 -- As one passes through Wagholi, near Bakori road and Kesnand Phata, the roads are littered with garbage. Residents in the area say locals and even outsiders are dumping garbage on th... Read More

EV charging and swapping stations to be identified in two weeks in Delhi

New Delhi, Sept. 18 -- The Delhi government has begun working on a strategy to set up 200 public charging and battery-swapping stations at prominent locations in the city under the electric vehicles (... Read More

ADB committed to working with Asia for recovery from COVID-19

Dhaka, Sept. 18 -- The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has said it is committed to partnering with developing economies in Asia and the Pacific to achieve their recovery goals from the COVID-19 pandemic.... Read More

Police arrest two suspects of Saptari rape case

KATHMANDU, Sept. 18 -- Police have arrested two suspects for their alleged involvement in raping a teenage girl at Dakneshwari Municipality-7 in Saptari district on Monday. A police squad from the Sa... Read More

Developers step up ready-mix concrete uptake

Nairobi, Sept. 18 -- Property developers in Nairobi have increased uptake of ready-mix concrete to cope with the fall in the number of workers allowed on-site due to strict Covid-19 prevention guideli... Read More