Bharat Biotech Submitting Data “Regularly, Very Quickly”: WHO Official On Covaxin

Hyderabad-based Bharat Biotech, which has developed Covaxin, had submitted EOI (Expression of Interest) to the World Health Organisation on April 19 for the vaccine’s Emergency Use Listing (EUL). United Nations/Geneva: India’s Bharat Biotech has been submitting data on the EUL of Covaxin “regularly and very quickly” to a technical committee which hopes to have a … Read more

Tapping brain power for inclusive growth

By: Javid Hassan “Money never starts an idea; it is the idea that starts the money,” says William J. Cameron, journalist and public relations representative for Henry Ford. Crowd funding is an idea whose time has come as the year 2020 marked a new milestone in Indian history. It coincided with the 105th anniversary of … Read more

Meet Dr. Siddeek Ahmed Pravasi Bharatiya Samman Awardee 2021 from Saudi Arabia

Dr. Siddeek Ahmed is the Managing Director of Eram Group, which is a powerhouse in Industrial Contracting, Project Management Solutions, Automotive, Health Care, Travel, IT, Manufacturing, Power Electronics, Trading, Floor Covering, Product representation & other commercial services. Dr. Siddeek leads one of the region’s most diverse conglomerates, with over 40 plus entities spread across 16 … Read more

NRIs may get to vote via postal ballot

New Delhi: Non-resident Indians (NRIs), who at present must cast their vote in person in India, may soon get to vote remotely from their country of residence—perhaps as early as in state polls due in May next year—if a proposal sent by the Election Commission to the Union law ministry is accepted. The EC has … Read more

Aaghaz Foundation adopts 50 kids hit by Delhi riots

Aaghaz Foundation has adopted 50 children who were affected by the recent Delhi riots. Many of these children are orphans. Aaghaz will be paying their school fees every month. Aaghaz has also adopted two sons (both in Grade XI) of a Noida cabbie who was murdered by suspected right wing elements in September 2020. A … Read more

RIL to buy out sports management JV

New Delhi: Billionaire Mukesh Ambani’s Reliance Industries Ltd. (RIL) has agreed to buy out IMG Worldwide LLC from their joint venture from their sports management joint venture for Rs. 52.08 crore. The nation’s biggest sports company by market value said it will buy out IMG Worldwide’s 50% stake in their joint venture for Rs. 52.08 … Read more

AGC launches NRI advisory service

KOCHI: To cater to the investment needs of Non- Resident Indian investors in Saudi Arabia, Aloula Geojit Capital Co (AGC) has launched its NRI advisory service. AGC, a member of the Saudi Stock Exchange, will offer its NRI clients research and investment advice through its investment advisory services. AGC is the only Indian JV with … Read more

Muslim youth booked under anti-conversion law

Bijnor (UP): A Muslim youth from Bijnor (UP) has been charged with trying to convert his girlfriend under the month-old anti-conversion law under sections of the SC/ST Act, and the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act. However, the 16-year-old girl, who is a Dalit, stands firm. “I have told this to the magistrate, … Read more