Vietnam formalises legal framework for Grab and other ride-hailing platforms

Vietnam formalises ride-hailing services Pilot programmes are essential for the government to assess the pros and cons of new and disruptive business models in the market. Following the success of the pilot programme under Decision No.24/QD-BGTVT, the promulgation of Decree No.10/2020/ND-CP clearly demonstrates the government’s consistent support for the application of technology within the transportation […]

Kobe Bryant Gets Quick Induction To Basketball Hall Of Fame, Joined By Kevin Garnett, Tim Duncan

Duncan was a five-time NBA champion in his 19-season career with the San Antonio Spurs, winning two Finals MVPs and . the 1998  Rookie of the Year award. He also won two regular-season MVPs and was a 15-time All-Star while averaging 19 points and 10.8 rebounds in his career.

Coronavirus Pandemic: Napa Officials Report County’s 2nd Coronavirus Death

On Friday, a solemn procession of patrol cars from across California wound its way through the North Bay, honoring Armer. She was a longtime veteran of the SRPD, serving for the past 20 years. She was most recently assigned to the department’s Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Team.

Rep. Devin Nunes calls California closures overkill, contradicting health officials and experts

“The sacrifice that everyone has made, I believe it is starting to bend the curve. But it’s not enough, and it hasn’t been in place for long enough,” Cody said at a news conference. “So we need to keep at it. We just need to keep at it. I believe it’s beginning to make a […]

March storms weren’t enough to boost California’s snowpack, officials say

The results of the fourth seasonal measurement, an important indicator of the state’s water supply, was announced via video without much fanfare. The coronavirus pandemic and social distancing orders prevented surveyors and the usual group of reporters from gathering at the station above Lake Tahoe, as they typically do, to take the measurement.

Grand Canyon National Park closes on advice of local health officials

Grand Canyon, which receives more than 6 million visitors a year, and Joshua Tree join a growing list of parks in the West that have shut to visitors. Yosemite, Yellowstone, Canyonlands and Arches in Utah, Crater Lake in Oregon, and Golden Gate National Recreation Area in the San Francisco Bay Area are closed indefinitely.

Germany accuses the US of ‘modern day piracy’ for seizing a shipment of medical equipment – as French officials claim they were forced to fight with American buyers for millions of masks on a Chinese tarmac

‘We need to make sure that equipment that is destined for Canada gets to and stays in Canada, and I’ve asked ministers to follow up on these particular reports,’ he told a press conference.

Gujarat records 10 more COVID-19 cases; total climbs to 105

So far, India has reported 147 positive cases of coronavirus with three deaths. Malls, theatres, schools, gyms and other public places have been shut down at various states and union territories including Maharashtra, Delhi, Haryana, Karnataka, Kerala and Puducherry.

10 ways to get (the best) booze delivered to your door

ET Cetera, ETC is a small, Adelaide-based wine distributor that focuses on minimal-intervention and small-batch wines. Ordinarily, they are wholesalers but in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic they have launched an online store. Their licence means they have to sell more than 4.5 litres at a time, so A Case Of Hope was born. […]

VCs and startup CEOs join hands to launch Covid-19-focussed Grant

New Delhi | Mumbai: In the time of social distancing, perhaps this can be termed as a gesture of social capitalism. A number of top fund managers from blue-chip venture capital firms – including Sequoia Capital, Accel and Lightspeed Venture Partners — and prominent startup CEOs have joined hands to set up a Rs 100 […]