China reports another daily record of Covid cases as protests ripple across China

SHANGHAI: China reported a fifth straight daily record of 40,347 new Covid-19 infections on November 27, of which 3,822 were symptomatic and 36,525 were asymptomatic, the National Health Commission said on Monday. That compares with 39,791 new cases a day earlier – 3,709 symptomatic and 36,082 asymptomatic infections, which China counts separately. Excluding imported infections, […]

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Spotlight On Public Sector Stocks As BHEL, PFC and REC Hit Record High Levels

Railway stocks got a boost as they will reap the fruits of government’s enhanced expenditure.(File) New Delhi: Shares of public sector companies are on the rise. Bharat Heavy Electricals (BHEL), Power Finance Corporation (PFC) and REC rose to their record high levels today in a market that otherwise ended flat. Last week, Ircon International and […]

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China’s daily Covid cases hit record high

SHANGHAI: China on Wednesday reported the highest number of daily Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic began nearly three years ago, official data showed. Excluding imported cases, the number of new local cases was 31,444 on Nov. 23, of which 3,927 were symptomatic and 27,517 were asymptomatic, health authorities said on Thursday. That […]

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Chinese Man Breaks Guinness World Record By Building 50-Storey House Of Cards

A Chinese man builds a 50-storey house of cards to break the world record. In this digital age of OTT popularity, House of Cards is known more as a political thriller streaming television series than a card tower structure built by stacking playing cards. Artists interested in card stacking, on the other hand, consider it […]

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Vedanta Fixes Record Date for Interim Dividend; Key Things Investors Should Know

Vedanta Share Price: Anil Agarwal-led Vedanta Group informed on Thursday that the company’s board of directors will consider the proposal for payment of the third interim dividend for the financial year 2022-23 in the meeting to be held on November 22, 2022. As per the filing with the exchanges, “Pursuant to Regulation 29 of Listing […]

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Record $2.04 Billion Powerball Jackpot Won By One Person In US

The service centre that sold the golden Powerball ticket received $1 million bonus. One fortunate person in the United States has won the largest-ever, $2.904 billion (around Rs 16,590 croe) Powerball jackpot, according to a report in Metro. The winning numbers drawn were: white balls 10, 33, 41, 47 and 56, and the Powerball was […]

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State Bank Of India Sees Loan Growth Staying Robust After Record Profit

SBI has a term loan pipeline of 2.4 trillion rupees. (Representational) Mumbai: State Bank of India (SBI), the country’s largest lender, expects credit growth to remain in double-digits while it steps up efforts to attract more deposits, where it sees growth in line with the sector. The bank reported a 74% surge in quarterly net […]

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Australian Cops Offer Record $1 Million Reward For Indian Nurse Over Beach Murder

Rajwinder Singh, 38, who worked as a nurse in Innisfail, is the key suspect in the case. Melbourne: Australia’s Queensland Police has announced a record one-million-dollar reward for the public to catch an Indian nurse who fled to India after allegedly murdering an Australian woman on a beach four years ago in 2018. Toyah Cordingley, […]

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T20 World Record 501 Runs Scored In South African Domestic Match

Dewald Brevis scored 162 off 57 balls in the CSA T20 Challenge match.© Twitter A world record 501 runs were scored in a South Africa domestic T20 match between Titans and Knights here, which also saw a slew of milestones being reached. Invited to bat, the Titans posted 271 for 3 in their allotted 20 […]

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Titans, Knights rack up T20 world record 501 runs | Cricket News

South African franchises the Titans and Knights have set a new world record for the highest match aggregate of runs scored in Twenty20 cricket as they collectively bludgeoned 501 in a domestic provincial match on Monday. The Titans posted 271 for three in their 20 overs, before the Knights replied with 230 for nine on […]

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ICICI Bank Stock Surges, Hits Record High on Robust Q2 Results; What Should Investors Do?

ICICI Bank shares continued their northward journey with the stock hitting a fresh record high of Rs 942.7 apiece on the BSE in Tuesday’s opening session after the bank delivered a strong results for the second quarter ended September 2022 or Q2 FY23. In the past five days, the counter has given a positive return […]

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Rare Pink Diamond Sells For Record $57.7 Million At Hong Kong Auction

The Williamson Pink Star diamond sold at auction in Hong Kong for nearly 58 million Hong Kong: A rare pink diamond has sold in Hong Kong for nearly $58 million, setting a record for price per carat paid at auction for any diamond or gemstone, according to Sotheby’s. The 11.15-carat Williamson Pink Star on Friday […]

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Sensex Falls 180 pts, Nifty Below 17,300; Rupee at Fresh Record Low

India’s rupee will trade near its record low against the mighty greenback beyond this year, buffeted by rising oil prices and an aggressive U.S. Federal Reserve rate-hiking campaign, according to a Reuters poll of FX strategists. Steamrolled by the Fed-pumped dollar, the rupee has fallen over 10 per cent this year and reached an all […]

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UK Woman Karenjeet Kaur Bains Sets World Record For Most Bodyweight Squats In One Minute

Ms Bains is the first Sikh female to represent Great Britain in powerlifting. Karenjeet Kaur Bains, 25, set the record for most squat lifts of her own body weight in one minute (female) on October 4th, according to Guinness World Records. Ms Karenjeet performed 42 squat lifts of her full weight in a minute. Powerlifting […]

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National Games: Pole vaulter Rosy breaks national record; Aldrin beats Sreeshankar for long jump gold | More sports News

GANDHINAGAR: Pole vaulter Rosy Meena Paulraj of Tamil Nadu turned out to be the unlikely star of the athletics competition in the National Games as she shattered the national record en route winning gold here on Saturday. The 24-year-old Rosy cleared 4.20m to go past VS Surekha’s earlier national mark of 4.15m set in 2014. […]

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IND vs SA: Suryakumar Yadav Goes Past Pakistan Star To Script Big T20I Record

There is no stopping Suryakumar Yadav in the shortest format of the game in 2022, as he has now become the batter with the highest number of sixes in a calendar year. He reached this landmark during India’s first T20I in three-match series against South Africa in Kerala. During the match, chasing a low score […]

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PM Modi Was Abused, Said Complaint. 6 Years Later, Cops Record Statement

The complaint was sent to the state government as well as senior police officials. Bhopal: Six years after he filed a written complaint with the police in Madhya Pradesh that at a rally in Bhopal’s Iqbal Maidan, in the presence of thousands of people, Prime Minister Narendra Modi was abused, the complainant was called on […]

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RBI Heads For Its Third Half-Point Hike As Rupee Slumps To Record Lows

India heads for Its third half-point hike as rupee slumps India’s central bank is expected to increase its policy rate by half a point for the third time in a row as the currency’s plunge to a record low this month complicates the battle against inflation. The Reserve Bank of India’s six-member monetary policy committee […]

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Robot Developed By US University Runs 100 Metres In 24.73 Seconds, Sets New Guinness World Record

The robot has been developed after years of research. A robot developed by Oregon State University (OSU) in the United States has set a new Guinness World Record by running 100 metres in 24.73 seconds. The university said in a release that mechanised sprinter Cassie broke the record for the fastest 100-metre dash by a […]

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