Chinese Covid-19 vaccine efficacy is 'not high,' top health official admits - CNN

The efficacy of Chinese Covid-19 vaccines is "not high" and authorities are weighing options to bolster protection -- including mixing different shots, China's top disease control official has said.

general - CNN
12:23am PDT - April 12th, 2021

European stocks ease from record high ahead of earnings season - Reuters

European stocks eased from all-time highs on Monday as investors held off from making big bets ahead of the earnings season, while British retailers were set to reopen as the economy emerges from a strict winter lockdown.

business - Reuters
12:22am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Adelaide woman, 21, in critical condition with meningococcal infection -

Adelaide woman, 21, in critical condition with meningococcal infection

health -
12:18am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Pubs and hairdressers open at midnight as lockdown eases - The Independent

Customers seen queuing outside pubs before midnight on Sunday

entertainment - Independent
12:14am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Pubs, gyms, shops reopen in England -

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has urged people to "behave responsibly" as pub gardens reopened and restaurants resumed outdoor dining in a major easing of England's coronavirus lockdown.

business - RTE
12:13am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Adelaide woman in critical condition with invasive meningococcal disease - ABC News

An Adelaide woman is in a critical condition after contracting invasive meningococcal disease.

health - ABC News (AU)
12:11am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson teases White House run after surprise poll -

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson teases White House run after surprise poll

entertainment -
12:11am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Kabir Bedi reveals how he ended his open marriage with his wife Protima Gupta after he fell in love with - Times of India

Kabir Bedi opened up about his relationship with his former late wife Protima Gupta and how he fell in love with Pa

entertainment - The Times of India
12:11am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Brewdog reveals plans for beer-themed hotel in Edinburgh - BBC News

The Scottish firm says the Doghouse-branded boutique hotel will be in a former school in Market Street.

business - BBC News
12:10am PDT - April 12th, 2021

Supreme Court dismisses PIL seeking to delete 24 verses of Quran - Times of India

India News: Supreme Court on Monday dismissed a plea that sought to scrap 24 verses from the Muslim holy book of the Quran. Calling the plea "absolutely frivolous

general - The Times of India
12:07am PDT - April 12th, 2021

PUBG Mobile developer could be working on a new sci-fi shooter codenamed 'Vertical' - Techradar

Not a battle-royale

technology - TechRadar
12:05am PDT - April 12th, 2021

How Lee Dunne challenged the depiction of working-class mothers -

Out of Lee Dunne's work, Goodbye to the Hill tends to receive the most attention, but his lesser-known 1970 novel Does your Mother? deserves recognition for challenging the depiction of working-class Irish motherhood.

entertainment - RTE
11:48pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Ministers fear new AstraZeneca curbs will slow vaccine rollout as some Covid-19 restrictions eased - The Irish Times

Officials awaiting advice as drug linked to blood clots which have affected younger people

general - The Irish Times
11:45pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

What is Ramadan and the rules people follow for fasting during the day? - ABC News

If you ask your friend out for lunch this month and they say no, don't take it personally. They may be celebrating the month where Muslims fast from dawn to dusk.

ramadan - ABC News (AU)
11:41pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

IPL 2021: We have a destructive batting unit, says Eoin Morgan - Times of India

Cricket News: It was an emphatic batting display by KKR's top-order with opener Nitish Rana (80 off 56 balls) going on the rampage in company of Rahul Tripathi (53

sports - The Times of India
11:41pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

iQoo 7 Legend to be joined by a Snapdragon 870 sidekick - Techradar

Simply called the iQoo 7

technology - TechRadar
11:40pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

India to See 'K-Shaped' Recovery as Demand Hit, Says Ex-RBI Head - Bloomberg

The Indian economy’s recovery is likely to be shaped like a K rather than a V, as rising inequality is poised to hit consumption and growth prospects, the country’s former central bank governor said.

business - Bloomberg
11:34pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Ken Early: It’s time for Alexander-Arnold to move to the middle - The Irish Times

Liverpool and England fullback might be too good to spend his career on the right flank

sports - The Irish Times
11:28pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Why these scientists insist the virus came from a Chinese lab - Times of India

India News: The Wuhan Institute of Virology not only collects and stores wild coronaviruses but also makes new variants with mixed traits. For some years, it had

health - The Times of India
11:25pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

British cyber security firm Darktrace announces intention to float - Reuters

British cyber security firm Darktrace, founded in 2013, said on Monday it intended to float on the London Stock Exchange.

business - Reuters
11:18pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

EssilorLuxottica bid target GrandVision to sell off Chilean operations - Reuters

EssilorLuxottica said on Monday Dutch eyewear group GrandVision - which the French-Italian spectacles maker is attempting to buy - has agreed to sell its Chile units to the main shareholder HAL Trust.

business - Reuters
11:17pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Google to shut down mobile Shopping app in June -

"Within the next few weeks, we'll no longer be supporting the Shopping app. All of the functionality the app offered users is available on the Shopping tab," the company said in a statement.

technology - The Times of India
11:17pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Dubai parts with curtain covers for restaurants in Ramadan

The move, announced Sunday by the city-state's Economic Development Department, is the latest change aimed at boosting tourism in the autocratically ruled Muslim nation.

ramadan - The Times of India
11:12pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Coronavirus: Apart from loss of taste, look out for these 5 oral symptoms of COVID-19 - Times of India

According to a new study conducted by the National Institute of Health (NIH), nearly half of COVID victims suffer from oral symptoms during the course of the infection.

health - The Times of India
11:12pm PDT - April 11th, 2021

Medical devices firm creating 150 jobs in Co Galway -

A Conamara-based medical devices company is to create 150 jobs as part of a major expansion programme.

business - RTE
11:07pm PDT - April 11th, 2021