Four Sikhs, among eight, were killed in a mass shooting at a FedEx company center in Indianapolis by a 19-year-old former staff member late on Thursday, 15 April,2021, according to the Sikh Coalition. Officials, that claimed that a "considerable" number of employees at the parcel and carrier services company are Sikhs, reported that the gunman killed himself after killing eight people as well as injuring...
NASA awarded billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk's space business SpaceX a $2.9 billion (approximately Rs. 21,616 crores) contract to construct a spacecraft to bring astronauts to the moon as early as 2024, the agency stated on Friday, picking it over Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin as well as defense contractor Dynetics. Bezos and Musk - the world's very first and third wealthiest individuals specifically, according to Forbes - were...
Fidel Castro, who had died at the age of 90 in 2016, was one of one of the most amazing political figures of the 20th century. After leading a successful transformation on the Caribbean island in 1959, he became an  personality on the worldwide stage, dealing on equal terms with succeeding leaders of the two nuclear superpowers (USSR and...
Supreme Court Justice R.F. Nariman on 16th April, 2021, shared hope that the moment for the first female Chief Justice of India is not really far off. Talking at the 26th Justice Sunanda Bhandare Memorial Lecture, Justice Nariman claimed "in India, we have had a woman Prime Minister yet regrettably, despite the fact that you have had a female President and also a lady Prime Minister, we have...
An Indian-American Congressman has introduced a resolution in the United States Legislature for a second consecutive year to honour Bhimrao Ambedkar, the architect of India's constitution, on his 130th birth anniversary so that young leaders around the world can be inspired by his vision for equal rights. India is commemorating the 130th birth anniversary of Ambedkar this year. "Ambedkar meant an India and also America...
The Indian rupee has developed into Asia's worst-performing currency from being the most effective in the previous quarter. It's positioned for more losses as a resurgence in coronavirus cases to a record affects the economic climate. The rupee weakened past 75 per dollar for the very first time in eight months this week. Federal Bank Ltd. expects it to fall additionally to 76 by year-end. The currency's slide might be worsened by...
Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama-the spiritual leader of Tibetans, who resides in exile in India-turns 86 in July, 2021. The selection of his successor is proving to be a battle in between India and the USA on the one hand and also China on the other. The Dalai Lama is thought to be a living Buddha who is reincarnated after his death. Commonly a search for...
India recorded over 2 lakh new COVID-19 infections in a day pushing the complete tally of cases to 1,40,74,564, while the active cases went beyond the 14-lakh mark, according to the Union Health Ministry data on 15th April,2021. A total of 2,00,739 new COVID-19 cases have actually been registered in a span of 24-hour. The casualty boosted to 1,73,123 with 1,038 day-to-day new casualties, the highest since 3 October, 2020. With over 1 lakh...
Billionaire Gautam Adani is most likely to see three more businesses from his coal mining-to-data centers conglomerate join the MSCI India Index after shares in each one of them more than doubled this year, according to analysts. The team's flagship Adani Enterprises, gas distributor Adani Total Gas and power distributor Adani Transmission might get inclusion in MSCI's country benchmark...
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is set to debut on Nasdaq on April 14, 2021, in among the most anticipated occasions of the year on Wall Street that has actually seen a good deal of enjoyment over bitcoin's record-breaking run. Coinbase is the first company committed entirely to cryptocurrency to go into the US stock exchange as well as will certainly be listed under the...