As Late-Night Shows Zoom To Air, Producers Hope To Harness Quarantine Creativity Once Shutdown Ends

Full Frontal’s Camillo says the most fun part of this is “re-imaging” the show. “Obviously, we want to be back in the studio, but we see this as a challenge, can we elevate the show in the midst of what’s happening in the world? How many Zoom interviews can you do before they get boring. […]

Civic body ropes in 81 private hospitals to treat coronavirus cases

The facilities fulfil all COVID-19 treatment criteria After granting permission to some 10 private hospitals to handle novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients, Pune Municipal Corporation (PMC) has now decided to rope in 81 more privately run medical facilities to step up the fight against the virus. Since Pune district has seen a surge of positive […]

WWE WrestleMania 36: Reaction to the opening day of action

WrestleMania usually sees a packed out venue full of diehard wrestling fans screaming at every moment over the course of several hours, but this year the times have changed with the action taking place in front of empty stands and fans aren’t sure how to react.

Lido Learning gets $4.5 million in Series B funds

NEW DELHI: Ed-tech startup Lido Learning has secured an additional $4.5 million in its Series B round, said the company. The round was led by Ant Financial-backed BAce Capital. Last week, the company had announced that it had raised $3 million in the same round, taking the total to $7.5 million now. Lido Learning offers […]

Fall in crop output may raise basmati rice prices further

NEW DELHI: Rates may further firm up as Iran is likely to lift ban on imports of the aromatic rice from India; prices jump 30% in Punjab and Haryana markets. A shortfall in arrivals of basmati crop across the rice bowl of Punjab and Haryana has seen a 30% jump in prices quoted for the […]