Sensex: MPC Meet, Omicron and IPO Buzz Among Key Factors to Boost Market This Week

New Delhi: Domestic stock markets ended the volatile week with modest gains, but kept market participants on their toes. Despite the supportive GDP figures, the new Covid-19 variant spoiled the party for equities. Benchmark indices – Nifty50 and BSE Sensex – ended the week up one percent each, while the broader markets did the same, … Read more

UFC: UFC Boss Dana White Thanks “Doctor” Joe Rogan for Beating COVID

Updated 05/12/2021 – 07:14 Eearlier this week, messages from Dana White using Joe Rogan’s advice treat his COVID infection flooded the sports news. The polarizing podcaster and UFC commentator has come under scrutiny by the mainstream media for promoting alternative COVID treatment related to ivermectin (the one for humans). But this drug was misrepresented by … Read more

Queensland COVID update: Annastacia Palaszczuk could open borders EARLY after zero new cases from community COVID-19 on Sunday

Queensland Prime Minister Annastacia Palaszczuk is not ruling out an early reopening of the border after not revealing any new cases of COVID-19 community in the state. Queensland registered six new quarantined cases from 8,330 tests in the past 24 hours, including five interstate arrivals and one person who entered from the Philippines via Singapore. … Read more

‘Santa, bring ammunition’: GOP congressman and family pose with guns for Christmas portrait days after school massacre

Republican Congressman Thomas Massie has sparked outrage for posting a Christmas photo of his family posing with a trove of firearms just days after four students were killed in America’s deadliest school shooting since 2018. The Kentucky congressman shared the family portrait on Twitter on Saturday, along with the caption: “Merry Christmas! ps. Santa, please … Read more

Man City transfer round-up: Bernardo asking price named as Haaland clause confirmed

Bernardo Silva was reportedly available for £60million in the summer, while the Borussia Dortmund sporting director has confirmed there is a clause in Erling Haaland’s contract that could see him leave this summer. Load video Video not available The video will play automatically soon8Cancel Play now Guardiola tells Grealish to match Sterling with goal return … Read more

another disservice to Shakespeare

Shakespeare is fascinated by intricately opposing psychological states – time and again people seem one thing, but prove another. In Measure for Measure he explores this duality with zeal. Angelo doesn’t act like a knowing hypocrite – he believes he’s sincere, discovers the worst in himself when temptation calls in the form of novice nun … Read more