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Stores set ABLAZE in Minneapolis as police struggle to contain anti-brutality protests (VIDEOS)

Demonstrators have set fire to a building in Minnesota amid chaotic protests over the police killing of an unarmed black man this week, with dramatic scenes of clashes, looting and now arson emerging on social media. Read Full Article at

AIIB extends $50 mn loan to L&T Infra Finance for Renewable Energy

This is the first tranche of a $100 mn loan by the Bejing-based multilateral development bank; proceeds will be used to on-lend to large and mid-scale wind and solar power infra projects in India

TCS expands decade-long partnership with Tryg

TCS will provide mainframe hosting and operations, and implement a future-proof hybrid cloud architecture that leverages the TCS Enterprise Cloud platform to revitalize Tryg#39;s IT landscape and drive synergy across all areas of IT by bringing business agili

Lendingkart Finance CFO quits within months of joining

Mohit Bajaj who had joined last November is currently serving his notice period

Over 75% of India Inc CEOs think interest rate cut did not help their companies: Survey

The ECLG scheme, announced in May, provides support worth Rs 3 lakh crore to the MSME sector, which was severely impacted by the COVID-19 outbreak.

Moderna spars with US scientists over COVID-19 vaccine trials

Some of the disagreements have stoked concerns over the young biotech firm#39;s relative inexperience and what the sources described as its lack of staff and expertise to oversee the most critical phase of human trials.

CBSE cuts syllabus for Classes 9 to 12 by 30% as COVID-19 continues to disrupt classes

Nishank said this decision has been taken after discussions with students, teachers, CBSE board and other stakeholders.

Abbreviated pundit roundup: Trump clings to racism as he tries to revive flailing campaign

We begin today’s roundup with Jamelle Bouie’s analysis at The New York Times of Donald Trump’s latest campaign strategy — riling up his base with a “culture war”: Donald Trump made his name in Republican Party politics as a “birther,” a tr

What's the deal with the new rear wings in DTM?

Eagle-eyed observers had spotted certain DTM cars carrying oversized rear wings at last month’s pre-season test at the Nurburgring. While it initially appeared that manufacturers were trialing new aerodynamic aids during testing, it has since emerged that t

Haas took no «unnecessary risk» with cooling despite issues

Both drivers suffered overheating issues from early in the race, and both retired with brake failures, with Magnussen completing only 24 laps and his team mate managing 49.Steiner insists that the US-owned team hadn't anticipated any issues in the race in Aus

'I'm not messing around': Maria Sharapova back on court as fans told to don masks 'even if you look like DARTH VADER'

In an action-packed series of snapshots of her glamorous life in quarantine, Maria Sharapova has shown herself playing tennis, working out, battling crows in her garden, relaxing on a boat in California and wearing a mask. Read Full Article at

Best gaming keyboard for 2020: Razer, HyperX, Logitech and more - CNET

Upgrade from your standard keyboard and defeat your enemies -- or at least make losing more enjoyable with the finest switches, lights and knobs.

Rolls-Royce Wraith Kryptos Collection is designed for codebreakers - Roadshow

This special-edition Wraith is filled with secret messages, and only 50 will be sold.

Rolls-Royce Wraith Kryptos is filled with secret encrypted cipher messages - Roadshow

Only two people on Earth know the answer to this Rolls-Royce's secret codes.

The Tempest, in VR: Ticketed theater is heading to headsets - CNET

The latest experiment from Oculus and Tender Claws is immersive theater for the stuck-at-home set.

Bankers ‘playing financial Russian roulette’ until they ‘blow America’s head off’ – RT’s Keiser Report

Max Keiser and Stacy Herbert discuss the ‘conspiracy theory’ that capital markets are no longer free because the US Federal Reserve and other central banks control everything. Read Full Article at

Berlin’s Cavalry Ventures closes €80M, backed by DACH founders and EIF

Cavalry Ventures, the Berlin-based early-stage venture fund which was the lead inceptor into BRYTER, has closed its second fund of €80M, more than 3.5x the size of its maiden fund. Geared somewhat like a large Angel syndicate, Cavalry’s LPs tend to be act

Outlook for diagnostics industry favourable for growth: Dr Lal PathLabs

The company, in its Annual Report for 2019-20, stated that instances and situations like the COVID-19 outbreak further boost the importance of diagnostics as an integral part of healthcare system.

Crude oil futures slip 1.22%, Brent trades below $43 a barrel

In the futures market, crude oil for July delivery touched an intraday high of Rs 3,032 and an intraday low of Rs 2,994 per barrel on MCX.

Khabib's late father Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov to have home village in Dagestan renamed in his honor after seven days of mourning

The Dagestan village of Kirovaul, where Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov lived and was buried following his death last week, will be renamed in his honor once seven days of mourning have been observed, a local leader has announced. Read Full Article at

The Latest: 2 more badminton tournaments canceled

Two more badminton tournaments have been canceled in the revamped calendar because of the coronavirus pandemic

At least 21 killed, 15 injured as bus filled with school children veers off road, crashes into reservoir in China (VIDEO)

At least 21 people have died and 15 have been left seriously injured after a bus carrying high school students veered off a road, broke through a guardrail and sank into a reservoir in southwest China. Read Full Article at

Indian palm oil demand dips as food sector, households seek alternatives

The impact of the shuttered food courts and street vendors is compounded by reduced demand at retail stores

Exclusive | India likely to announce hike in duty on imports from China in next two-three months

In FY 2018-19, bilateral trade between China and India was worth $88 billion, with a trade deficit of $53.5 billion in China’s favour, the widest India has with any country

Economists call for more direct cash payments tied to the health of the US economy

The $600 supplement Congress added to weekly unemployment benefits are set to expire at the end of the month, leaving jobless Americans at risk of facing a cash cliff while jobs are still scarce.

Egypt, Jordan, France & Germany warn Israel on West Bank plans, want to restart its ‘engagement with Palestinians’

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Adviser to Russian Space Agency chief arrested on suspicion of passing information to NATO intelligence

The adviser to the head of Russia’s space agency, Roscosmos, was arrested on Tuesday on suspicion of treason. Formerly a journalist, Ivan Safronov was working at Roscosmos for two months. Read Full Article at

‘Not high risk’: Bubonic plague outbreak in China is ‘well managed’ – WHO

The reported outbreak of bubonic plague in Mongolia and China is not considered to pose a high risk, the World Health Organization (WHO) has said, adding that it is closely monitoring the situation. Read Full Article at

ED registers case against GVK promoters under Prevention of Money Laundering Act

This development comes a week after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) registered a case of cheating and forgery against the GVK Group, its promoter GVK Reddy, Sanjay Reddy, MIAL and nine other companies for causing a loss of Rs 705 crore to the govern

Instamojo charts revival story, hits cash flow positivity in July 2020

Looking to make net profits by the end of the current financial year.

Centre to come up with SOPs for shooting films in India in wake of COVID-19 pandemic: Prakash Javadekar

Speaking at the inauguration of #39;FICCI FRAMES 2020, a convention on the business of entertainment, Javadekar said all stakeholders need to work together to make progress and harness the soft power of India -- media and entertainment.

As FOMO drives torrid Chinese stocks rally, 2015 is a faint memory

Blue-chip Chinese stocks have been rising for six days and rose in heavy volume to their highest since June 2015 on Tuesday. The yuan is threatening to strengthen past the closely watched 7-per-dollar mark.

Oxford COVID-19 vaccine at least six months away from launch, says Adar Poonawalla

The vaccine is currently in Phase III human trials, which is being administered to around 8,000 participants

Ranked: Hamilton's top 10 Formula 1 wins

Michael Schumacher's record of 91 wins is not very far away and, depending on the competitiveness of his Mercedes and the length of the campaign, Hamilton could reach it this year.For this list, we looked at Hamilton's experience at the time, the machinery a

Sliding doors: Usman and Masvidal NARROWLY AVOID each other as welterweight rivals prepare to fly to Abu Dhabi for UFC 251 (VIDEO)

The fighters involved in this weekend's UFC 251 event are beginning to arrive in Abu Dhabi for «UFC Fight Island,» and rivals Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal were in closer proximity than even they realized ahead of fight night. Read Full Article

No intention to allow street vendors to resume business: Maharashtra Govt to Bombay HC

Advocate General Ashutosh Kumbhakoni told a division bench of Justices A A Sayed and M S Karnik that the state government does not have a policy for street vendors and it is also not contemplating framing any as of now.

US student visa restrictions: Can you be deported, will your fee be refunded and other questions answered

Do the new ICE rules mean you can never go back to the US for studies? Read on for answers to all your questions on the latest rules related on US student visas

Australia warns of 'arbitrary detention' risk in China

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - Australia on Tuesday warned its citizens that they may be at risk of “arbitrary detention” if they visit China. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade said in an updated travel advisory for China that “authorities have de

Farfus replaces Turner at Aston Martin for final WEC races

Farfus, who contested the bulk of the 2018/19 WEC superseason for BMW, including both of that campaign's two Le Mans 24 Hours, has been recruited to drive the British manufacturer's factory-run GTE Am entry by car owner Paul Dalla Lana.The Brazilian will shar

K Fund has another €70M to back early-stage Spanish startups and is launching a pre-seed program

K Fund is officially outing its fund II today, which sits at €70 million, up from €50 million the first time around. The remit remains the same, however: targeting Spanish startups with an international outlook, the seed-stage firm plans to invest from
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