Russia’s Coronavirus Vaccine More Expensive for Africa Than Western Jabs – FT

Russia’s Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine will cost up to three times as much as western counterparts for African nations, The Financial Times reported Thursday, citing individuals familiar with the procurement process. The African Union said last week it has secured 300 million Sputnik V doses over one-year period starting this May as Russia promotes

Amazon Summer Appliance Fest Brings Impressive Discounts on ACs, Refrigerators, Coolers, More

Amazon Summer Appliance Fest is live and brings up to 50 percent off on several summer appliances. The sale will last till the end of this month, February 28, and include 10 percent discount with Axis Bank credit and debit cards, as well as with EMI transactions. Amazon Summer Appliance Fest sale includes products from brands like Samsung, Voltas,

Apple Spring Event 2021: New iPad Pro, Apple TV, iMac, AirPods 3, AirTags, What to Expect This March

Apple spring event 2021 could be just around the corner. Historically, the Cupertino-based tech giant holds special events in March to announce something new. Apple hasn't officially revealed anything about its spring event 2021 yet, but it is rumoured to bring upgrades to iPad Pro, AirPods, and Apple TV this time. The company is also speculated to

Four people die after falling through the ice in Sweden

Unseasonably mild February weather has led to weak ice in many parts of Sweden, with four people dying after going through the ice on a lake in the south.
Samsung One UI 3.1 update has brought DeX wireless support on PC to more Galaxy flagship smartphones, as per user reports. A screenshot was shared on Reddit in which a user said that he got the One UI 3.1 update, revealing support for DeX feature on his Galaxy S20 Ultra. This means that users can now connect their flagship smartphones with One UI 3
Russian activists have placed the blame for a young domestic violence victim’s death in Siberia on the police, alleging that they failed to respond as she was being beaten to death in a case that has sparked national attention this week. Women’s rights activist Alyona Popova claimed that police in the city of Kemerovo ignored repeated calls from co
Zoom live transcriptions will be made free for all users from the "Fall 2021", the company said in a blog post. Live transcriptions or automatic closed captioning is currently a paid functionality in the app, but according to the company, the feature will be made available to all users this year. Live transcription enables users to see real-time ca
Russia has confirmed 4,223,186 cases of coronavirus and 85,304 deaths. Feb. 26: What you need to know today Russia on Friday confirmed 11,086 new coronavirus cases and 428 deaths.Around 4 million Russians have been vaccinated against the coronavirus so far, state-run TASS news agency reported Friday citing Russia's Health Ministery representative. 
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Samsung Galaxy A32 India launch is coming soon, the company confirmed on Friday. In its press release, Samsung confirmed that the phone will launch in the Indian market, but the exact launch date was not announced. The phone will come with a 90Hz display refresh rate and a quad camera setup with a 64-megapixel primary camera — these specs are in sy
A Boeing 777 airliner on Friday made an emergency landing in Moscow with engine problems, the operating airline said, days after another model rained down engine debris over the United States. State-owned Rossiya airline said the crew had registered the "incorrect operation of the engine control sensor" on a cargo flight from Hong Kong to Madrid an
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) has introduced three new DSL broadband plans, as per a report. The plans include Rs. 299, Rs. 399, and Rs. 555 options, all of which come with 10Mbps speed and will be rolled out starting March 1. Since there are DSL broadband plans, they offer slower speeds compared to BSNL's Bharat Fiber plans. They come with F
China's Huawei plans to make electric vehicles under its own brand and could launch some models this year, four sources said, as the world's largest telecommunications equipment maker, battered by US sanctions, explores a strategic shift. Huawei is in talks with state-owned Changan Automobile and other automakers to use their car plants to make its
Google Pixel foldable smartphone, rumoured to launch in the fourth quarter of 2021, is a “real thing,” noted tipster Jon Prosser has claimed in a tweet. The claims are in line with a previous report that claimed Google is working on a foldable phone, codenamed ‘Passport.' The company already has Android that supports foldable smartphones with diffe
Vivo S9 series pre-bookings have gone now live through the company's official website in China ahead of its launch. The official listing includes some renders showing the design of the upcoming Vivo phone. Separately, Vivo has revealed on Weibo that in addition to the regular Vivo S9, the new series will also include the Vivo S9e. It could be a wat
Norwegians are not allowed to buy or sell new bonds, equity or similar financial instruments with a maturity exceeding 90 days issued by Sberbank. This follows the European Union’s sanctions from 2014 after Moscow’s annexation of Crimea and destabilizing the situation in Eastern Ukraine. Norway follows the EU sanctions word-by-word. The sanctions,
Russian diplomats and their family members returning from North Korea were forced to push a handcar with their belongings over the border as the reclusive country remained closed due to the coronavirus, the Russian Foreign Ministry said Thursday. North Korea has not reported any Covid-19 cases more than a year into the global pandemic that has infe
Redmi AirDots 3 true wireless stereo (TWS) earphones have launched in China alongside the Redmi K40 series. They have a non-stem design and are offered in three colour options. Redmi AirDots 3 succeed the Redmi AirDots 2 that were launched in July last year. The new TWS earphones come with water resistance and touch controls and Xiaomi claims they
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RedmiBook Pro 14 and RedmiBook Pro 15 were launched in China on Thursday, alongside the Redmi K40 series of smartphones. The new RedmiBook Pro models come with 11th-generation Intel Core processors and feature Thunderbolt 4 ports. The laptops also carry aviation-grade aluminium-alloy build. In addition to RedmiBook Pro 14 and RedmiBook Pro 15, Xiao
 TikTok's Chinese parent company ByteDance has agreed to pay $92 million (roughly Rs. 670 crore) in a settlement to US users who are part of a class-action lawsuit alleging that the video-sharing app failed to get their consent to collect data in violation of a strict Illinois privacy law. The federal lawsuit alleged that TikTok broke the Illinois
Redmi K40 could launch globally as a Poco phone, reportedly based on a listing found on a certification website. The Redmi K40 series was unveiled in China on February25, and it includes the vanilla Redmi K40, the Redmi K40 Pro, and the Redmi K40 Pro+. A report is suggesting that the Redmi K40 may not launch as a Redmi phone in other regions, as a
Microsoft's failure to fix known problems with its cloud software facilitated the massive SolarWinds hack that compromised at least nine federal government agencies, according to security experts and the office of US Senator Ron Wyden. A vulnerability first publicly revealed by researchers in 2017 allows hackers to fake the identity of authorized e
Tesla Chief Executive Officer Elon Musk said the electric vehicle company's Fremont, California plant shut down for two days this week due to "parts shortages" and had reopened on Wednesday. Shares of Tesla fell 8 percent during the day after Bloomberg reported that production of Tesla's less expensive sedan, the Model 3, had been temporarily suspe