Teleworking during COVID: Risks, benefits and steps to a new normal

More than two years since COVID-19 began disrupting office life around the world, crucial changes are needed to safeguard health while teleworking, two UN agencies said on Wednesday. In a new technical brief on healthy and safe telewor ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Beijing hopes to raise its geopolitical stake in the Ukraine conflict

Beijing [China], February 2 (ANI): China will benefit if Russia invades Ukraine and precipitates a drawn-out conflict with the US and its Western allies (though a direct military confrontation is unlikely), China stands to benefit, as no ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Pakistan’s energy sector circular debt rising by Rs 38 billion per month

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 2 (ANI): Pakistan’s energy sector circular debt flow is still soaring with an average growth of about Rs 38 billion per month recorded during the first six months (July-December) 2021-22. Total circular d ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Moderate exercise program could improve cancer treatment outcomes, says study

London [England], February 2 (ANI): A recent study by Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust has said that a moderate exercise programme could improve the success of chemotherapy treatment in oesophageal cancer patients. The researc ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
U-19 WC: Eoin Morgan hails England’s ‘brilliant performance’ in semis

St John’s [Antigua], February 2 (ANI): England white-ball skipper Eoin Morgan lavished praise on the England under-19 team for reaching the final of the ongoing ICC U-19 World Cup. England kept their nerve to become the first team to r ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Aliens wary of Putin UK media

Warfare is something for ?primitive civilizations,? according to the flying saucer analyst Intelligent life may well be out there in the universe, but it is being scared away from Planet Earth by Russian troops and tanks, a bombshell a ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
US Trade Official Says China Failed to Meet Phase 1 Commitments

WASHINGTON — China has failed to meet its commitments under a two-year Phase 1 trade deal that expired at the end of 2021, and discussions are continuing with Beijing on the matter, Deputy U.S. Trade Representative Sarah Bianchi said on ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Building back better: how RBA Governor Philip Lowe sees the year ahead

Reserve Bank Governor Philip Lowe has painted an optimistic view of where the Australian economy is heading after a turbulent 2021. Just how crazy last year was is highlighted by the differences between the bank’s forecasts at the star ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Supersonic passenger jet factory to be built in N. Carolina

RALEIGH, North Carolina: Representatives from Boom Supersonic, along with North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper, have announced that the company will invest $500 million in a supersonic jet manufacturing facility to be built at the Piedmont ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Sensex surges 850 points ahead of Union Budget 2022-23

Mumbai [India], February 1 (ANI): The Indian equities markets key indices rose by nearly 1.5 per cent on Tuesday led by broad-based buying support ahead of the presentation of Union Budget 2022-23. The benchmark Sensex surged 1.47 per ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Some cancers are preventable with a vaccine - a virologist explains

One-fifth. Nearly 20% of cancers worldwide are caused by a virus. These viruses don’t cause cancer until long after they initially infect a person. Rather, the viruses teach the cells they take over how to escape the natural biological ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
China finds way to improve air quality

Beijing experienced its best air quality for Lunar New Year’s Eve in nine years Air quality in China’s capital on Lunar New Year’s Eve was the best it has been since monitoring began in 2013, thanks to a fireworks ban introduced in an ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022