May 2020

Albert Bourla

Covid-19 Vaccine Could Be Ready By October End, Claims Pharma Major Pfizer’s CEO Global pharmaceutical major Pfizer believes that a vaccine to prevent Covid-19 could be ready by the end of October, the company’s CEO Albert Bourla said. Pfizer is…

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

Vaccine to prevent Covid-19 will take long time to be ready: Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw A safe Vaccine to prevent COVID-19 could take a very long time to be ready, so there is a need to deal with the pandemic for next…

Omi Vaidya

Omi Vaidya on life in lockdown in Washington DC: This country is run by capitalism, people in power more focused on money than lives Actor Omi Vaidya’s opening statement, talking to us from Washington, DC where he lives, is “I…

Ajit Jogi

Ajit Jogi, the original rebel, passes away at 74 NEW DELHI : Ajit Jogi – the first chief minister of Chhattisgarh, one of the most prominent leaders in the state and remembered for his rebellious public life – passed away at…

Bejan Daruwalla

Bejan Daruwalla, famous astrologer, dies at 89 Famous astrologer Bejan Daruwalla died at a private hospital in Ahmedabad on Friday evening, his family said. He was 89. His son Nastur Daruwalla, speaking to PTI, denied the speculation on social media…

Mahathir Mohamad

Former Malaysian PM Mahathir and supporters removed from ruling party The former Malaysian prime minister Mahathir Mohamad and his son Mukhriz were removed from the ruling party on Thursday for apparently going against party constitution and insisting to sit with…

S Gopalakrishnan

IIT-IIM alumnus S Gopalakrishnan appointed as additional secretary in PMO S Gopalakrishnan, a senior Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer, has been appointed as additional secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office. Gopalakrishnan’s appointment was cleared by the Appointments Committee of the…

Kalpana Morparia

JP Morgan’s Kalpana Morparia set to retire Kalpana Morparia (pictured), chairman of JP Morgan South Asia and South East Asia, plans to hang up her boots by early next year. Leo Puri, former chief executive officer (CEO) of UTI Mutual Fund, will…

Anthony Fauci

Anthony Fauci says coronavirus vaccine in 2020 viable Anthony Fauci, the U.S. government’s top infectious-disease expert, said there’s a “good chance” a vaccine may be deployable by November or December. Cases soared in Brazil, and police opened an investigation into…

Meng Wanzhou

Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou loses bid to end US extradition fight in Canada Huawei Technologies Co. Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou failed to persuade a Canadian judge to end extradition proceedings, keeping her under house arrest in Vancouver as the…