Student kills 3, wounds 8 at Michigan school: Authorities

A 15-year-old sophomore opened fire at his Michigan high school on Tuesday, killing three students and wounding eight other people, including at least one teacher, authorities said. Oakland County Undersheriff Mike McCabe said at a news conference that investigators were still trying to determine a motive for the shooting at […]

India, Micronesia discuss development cooperation expansion, capacity building mechanism

India and Micronesia on Tuesday discussed ways to further expand development co-operation and capacity building mechanism measures. In a virtual interaction between Union Minister of State for External Affairs, Rajkumar Ranjan Singh and Secretary (Minister), Department of Foreign Affairs of the Federated States of Micronesia, Kandhi A. Elieisar, the contours of the co-operation were […]

PM Modi will inaugurate FinTech leadership forum on Dec 3

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate a leadership Forum on Financial Technology (FinTech) on December 3. As per the official statement, “Prime Minister will inaugurate the forum at 10 am via video conferencing …The agenda of the Forum will focus on the theme of ‘Beyond’; with various sub-themes including FinTech beyond boundaries, with governments and businesses […]

Kochi-based recruitment automation start-up, Zappyhire, raises INR 3.71 cr. in seed round funding

Zappyhire, an intelligent recruitment platform that helps enterprises screen, engage, and hire the best talent faster using Artificial Intelligence, has raised INR 3.71 crore from the Kerala Angel Network and from Alex K. Babu, Founder, and CMD, Hedge Finance Limited. The round also witnessed the participation of strategic investors such as Shihab Muhammed, […]

China will successfully hold 2022 Beijing Olympics despite Omicron concerns

China will successfully hold the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympic Games on schedule, despite the worldwide spread of the new Omicron coronavirus strain, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said on Tuesday. “Regarding the impact of the Omicron strain on the Winter Olympics, I think it will definitely bring some prevention and control challenges, […]