Karnataka: Indo-French researchers develop sensor to spot cancer healdrugs – ET HealthWorld

BENGALURU: Researchers from the Institute For Stem Cell Science and Regenerative Medicine (inStem), Bengaluru, in collaboration with Curie Institute, Orsay, France have developed a molecular sensor, which can identify cancer drugs of therapeutic value by detecting how such chemicals modify microtubules inside living cells. They have published their findings in the Journal of Cell Biology. … Read more

Joe Rogan’s Podcast Sparks Tensions Inside Spotify

Spotify Technology SA’s $100 million bet on Joe Rogan has put the audiostreaming company in business with one of podcasting’s most popular—and polarizing—voices. Amid controversy, executives are standing by that voice. The deal to bring Mr. Rogan to Spotify is already showing signs of success. His millions of loyal fans have made “The Joe Rogan … Read more

Gold prices today edge higher to Rs 50,400 defying weak global trend

NEW DELHI: Gold and silver futures gained marginally in morning trade on Friday even as the yellow metal wallowed near one-month low in international markets amid firm US dollar. Meanwhile, President Donald Trump‘s chief economic adviser said on Thursday that any deal on coronavirus relief legislation would have to wait for now. Gold futures on … Read more

IPL 2020: Lockie Ferguson blows SRH away in Super Over to help KKR retain top 4 spot

Lockie Ferguson did not put a foot wrong in his first match of Indian Premier League (IPL) 2020 as he led Kolkata Knight Riders to a crucial Super Over win over Sunrisers Hyderabad in Abu Dhabi on Sunday. KKR retained their spot in the top 4 with 10 points from 9 matches as the former … Read more

Bengal: Major fire breaks out at Kolkata’s Chitpore area, 15 fire tenders rushed to spot

A major fire broke out at a godown in Kolkata’s Chitpore area on Monday afternoon. Fifteen fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the fire. File image for representation. A major fire broke out at a godown in Kolkata’s Chitpore area on Monday afternoon. Fifteen fire tenders were rushed to the spot to douse the … Read more

Everybody vs. the App Store: Why Companies Are Taking Issue With Apple’s Growing Revenue Engine

A host of companies, including Facebook Inc., Spotify Technology SA and “Fortnite” maker Epic Games Inc., are challenging the way Apple Inc. AAPL 3.75% runs its App Store. The App Store generates at least $15 billion in annual sales for the tech giant, according to analysts’ estimates. Critics say Apple takes too big a cut … Read more

Gold prices today slip further on strong dollar, US stimulus plans

NEW DELHI: Gold and silver prices continued their decline on Thursday, following the trend in the international market, as US lawmakers prepared to come out with a massive stimulus plan while the dollar continued to gain strength. As much as $380 billion from the US Congress’ last big coronavirus aid package is unused and could … Read more

Gold to gain on massive currency debasement, SkyBridge says

By Ranjeetha Pakiam Gold will extend its record-setting rally on “massive currency debasement” and expectations for further stimulus, according to SkyBridge Capital, which recently added exposure to the metal after exiting in 2011. “When you think of currency debasement the question is, what is the dollar going to weaken against, and when you look around … Read more