Weather

Chennai receives highest rainfall since 2015, Chembarambakkam dam opened

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Chennai recorded the highest rainfall since 2015 as the city was lashed with incessant showers overnight. The incessant rains from Saturday night 8.30 p.m. till Sunday 5 a.m. left the city inundated and water entered homes in several low-lying areas. The Public Works Department opened the shutters of the Chembarambakkam reservoir in Chennai, […]

Japan PM Fumio Kishida surprises with comfortable election win
WORLD NEWS

Japan PM Fumio Kishida surprises with comfortable election win

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Monday prepared to tackle major policy decisions, including trying to pass an extra budget, after leading his ruling party to an unexpectedly strong election win to solidify his status in a fractious party. Stocks surged to a one-month high on relief the Liberal Democratic Party […]

Meme-teoric: 'Shiba inu' tokens gain 87,000,000% in a year
cryptocurrency

Meme-teoric: ‘Shiba inu’ tokens gain 87,000,000% in a year

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Dogecoin, watch out! Meme-based cryptocurrency shiba inu soared more than 45 per cent over the last 24 hours, muscling its way into the top-10 largest digital tokens by market capitalisation. Shiba inu is a spinoff of dogecoin, itself born as a satire of a cryptocurrency frenzy in 2013, and has barely any practical use. Yet, […]

Education

Schools, colleges in Delhi to reopen from Nov 1

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands The Delhi Disaster Management Authority has allowed reopening of all educational institutions from November 1 and Chhath Puja celebrations in the city amid Covid strict protocols, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Wednesday. Schools will have to ensure that classes are conducted in a hybrid mode which means online classes […]

Companies

BharatPe approaches Delhi HC against PhonePe’s over multiple registrations

By Administrator_ India Capital Sands Fintech company BharatPe has approached the Delhi High Court with six cancellation actions against multiple registrations held by PhonePe Pvt, it’s rival owned by USA’s Walmart, for the “PE” device mark in Devanagari script. Bharat had recently launched a “buy now pay later” app under the trademark “postpe”. “Purity of the trademarks register is in the […]

Petrol, diesel prices today: Fuel rates hit fresh all-time high; petrol near Rs 110/litre in Mumbai
Economy

Petrol, diesel prices today: Fuel rates hit fresh all-time high; petrol near Rs 110/litre in Mumbai

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Petrol and diesel prices across the country soared to fresh all-time high levels on October 9 as rates were hiked for the fourth consecutive day, in line with the spurt in international oil prices. Petrol price was increased by 30 paise per litre and diesel by 35 paise a litre, according […]

Maharashtra: No vaccine jab, no salary, says Thane civic body
Coronavirus News

Bharat Biotech submits clinical trials data of Covaxin for children

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Bharat Biotech has submitted Phase 2/3 clinical trials data of Covaxin for children to the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI), CNBC-TV18 has reported. The DCGI will request its subject expert committee (SEC) to consider the request for Emergency Use Authorisation (EUA) for the vaccine against COVID-19, sources told the news channel. Two doses of Covaxin […]

PM Modi meets 'one and only Rakesh Jhunjhunwala', says he's 'very bullish on India'
India

PM Modi meets ‘one and only Rakesh Jhunjhunwala’, says he’s ‘very bullish on India’

By Administrator_India Capital Sands Prime Minister Narendra Modi showered compliments on ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, following their brief meeting in New Delhi on October 5. Modi said he was delighted to meet “the one and only” Jhunjhunwala, calling him “lively and insightful”. Modi, in his tweet, noted that Jhunjhunwala is “very bullish on India”. The […]