Study: Human lung, brain organoids respond differently to SARS-CoV-2

A clinical study led by researchers of the University of California claims to help explain the wide variety of COVID-19 symptoms and aid search for therapies for the deadly infection. The findings published in Stem Cell Reports show that the human lung and brain organoids respond differently to SARS-CoV-2 infection in lab tests. COVID-19, the disease caused by […]

Consuming diet high in poor quality carbohydrates linked to heart attacks, death risk

A new study has found that consuming a diet high in poor quality carbohydrates has many ill effects ranging from a higher risk of heart attacks to strokes, and even death. The findings of the study were published in the New England Journal of Medicine. The global study focused on people living in five continents and concluded that […]

Tom Holland reveals real ‘Spider-Man 3’ title after trolling fans

Actor Tom Holland has finally revealed the real title of the third installment in the ‘Spider-Man’ franchise after the star cast of the film trolled fans with their own version of fake titles. The real title for the latest installment in the superhero franchise is ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’. Holland took to his Instagram account on […]

Use of health apps by diabetes patients linked to improved health, lower medical costs

Health apps have become a popular tool among teens and adults to track fitness, weight loss, sleep, and even menstrual cycles. But did you know mobile health applications could also benefit diabetes patients? A new study has found out that the use of health apps by diabetes patients could improve health outcomes and lower medical […]

IRDAI approves Axis entities’ stake acquisition in Max Life Insurance

The Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India (IRDAI) has approved the acquisition of up to 12 percent stake in Max Life Insurance Company by Axis Bank and its subsidiaries Axis Capital and Axis Securities. The IRDAI approval was an integral step in this long-awaited joint venture transaction which was first announced in April 2020. As per the proposed transaction, Axis entities […]

Jack Giarraputo launches creative advertising agency Slice Collective

American film Producer Jack Giarraputo, whose films have grossed over USD 4B at the global box office, has launched Slice Collective, a full-service creative advertising agency that produces Hollywood-level campaigns for clients around the world. The company, co-founded with investment banker Abhishek Som (former Lazard, IEG, and Private Equity) is disrupting the industry through global access to […]

Bharti Airtel announces pricing of $1.25 billion dual-tranche senior

Bharti Airtel said on Thursday it has successfully priced its debt fundraise of 1.25 billion dollars through the issuance of its first-ever dual-tranche US dollar bond offering spread across senior and perpetual issuance. This is the largest issuance by any Indian investment-grade issuer since January 2019. Airtel priced 750 million dollars of senior 10.25-year […]

Ishaan Khatter shares adorable throwback picture to wish Shahid Kapoor on birthday

We all have fond memories from our childhood, and who doesn’t like looking at old pictures with siblings? As Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor turns a year older today, his brother and actor Ishaan Khatter shared a heartwarming birthday wish with an unseen throwback picture to mark the special day. Ishaan took to Instagram and posted a then and now picture […]

Amit Shah slams Congress, says its presence seen only during polls

Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Thursday slammed the Congress party and said the presence of the party in Assam is only felt during elections. “Congress has a system, they are seen only when elections approach. In other times they roam around the lanes in Delhi, but when elections come they are seen in Assam,” Shah said while […]