Class 12 Board Exams To Be Held In July, Class 10 Tests In August: Mamata Banerjee
Education

Class 12 Board Exams To Be Held In July, Class 10 Tests In August: Mamata Banerjee

By Administrator_India Capital Sands New Delhi: West Bengal will hold the Class 12 board examinations in the last week of July, while the Class 10 board exams will take place in mid-August, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Thursday. The dates will be announced later by the respective boards, she said. “We have decided to hold the secondary (Madhyamik) […]

Gold eyes biggest weekly gain in over 2 months on Fed signal
Commodities

Gold Erases 2021 Loss With Fed Policy Steady, Bond Yields Ebbing

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Gold erased 2021 losses as signs of inflationary pressures stoked growth concerns and Federal Reserve officials assured investors on the outlook for monetary policy. Central bank officials reiterated that they expect transitory rather than lasting price pressures from the U.S. economic rebound, damping speculation around any push to tighten policy. Declines […]

Asian Stocks Down as Chinese Crackdown Impact Continues
Asia

Asia shares track Wall Street higher as inflation worries recede

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Asian shares climbed in morning trade on Tuesday, tracking a Wall Street rally overnight, while the dollar held near a fourth-month low as investors tempered fears about inflation-driven rate hikes. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up 1% at a two-week high, after U.S. stocks ended the previous […]

Wuhan Lab Staff Sought Hospital Care Before Covid Outbreak
Covid19

Wuhan Lab Staff Sought Hospital Care Before Covid Outbreak

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Washington: Three researchers from China’s Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) sought hospital care in November 2019, months before China disclosed the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, citing a previously undisclosed US intelligence report. The newspaper said the report – which provides fresh details on the number of researchers […]

India to look to OPEC once oil demand recovers after Covid second wave
oil

India to look to OPEC once oil demand recovers after Covid second wave

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The relationship between India and OPEC is more important now than ever. Any lingering ill-feelings between India and Saudi Arabia from their spat over the price of crude earlier this year should be quickly cast aside, to focus on each other’s growing importance as consumer and supplier. If OPEC needed a sobering reminder of India’s […]

Dollar bides time below two-month highs before payrolls test
forex

Dollar bounces as Fed minutes revive tapering jitters

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The dollar bounced off three-month lows against European currencies on Thursday after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting revealed there was more talk of tapering its bond purchases than investors had expected. In the Fed minutes, several policymakers said that a discussion about reducing the pace of asset purchases […]

Wuhan Lab Staff Sought Hospital Care Before Covid Outbreak
U.S

US Vaccines Effective Against Covid Variant Found In India: Top Officials

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Washington: COVID-19 vaccines that are available in the United States are effective against the deadly variant that was first detected in India, top US health officials said on Tuesday. The B.1.617 virus variant, first identified in India last year, has been classified as a ”variant of concern” by the World Health Organisation. […]

Gold Up, Reaches Three-and-a-Half Month High Over Weaker Dollar, Inflation Worries
Commodities

Gold Up, Reaches Three-and-a-Half Month High Over Weaker Dollar, Inflation Worries

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Gold was up on Tuesday morning in Asia as the dollar weakened. Investors also remain concerned about potential interest rate hikes to curb rising inflation. Gold futures inched up 0.02% to $1,868.05 by 10:59 PM ET (2:59 AM GMT), its highest level since Feb. 1, 2021. The dollar, which usually moves inversely to […]