Mfg, digitisation, realty to drive returns next 3-5 years: Aditya Birla AMC

Mfg, digitisation, realty to drive returns next 3-5 years: Aditya Birla AMC

The asset manager says spotting the trend during various market cycles is the key for identifying opportunities

Los Angeles City Council voted in favor of anti-homelessness ordinance that would impact roughly 40,000 unhoused Angelenos

Los Angeles City Council voted in favor of anti-homelessness ordinance that would impact roughly 40,000 unhoused Angelenos

The ordinance would prohibit “sitting, lying, or sleeping or storing, using, maintaining, or placing personal property in the public right-of-way.”

India a leader and key US ally in Afghanistan, says Antony Blinken

India a leader and key US ally in Afghanistan, says Antony Blinken

Meets Dalai Lama’s representative in New Delhi in a signal to China

Retired US general says the Trump White House ‘was complicit in the planning’ of January 6 insurrection

Retired US general says the Trump White House ‘was complicit in the planning’ of January 6 insurrection

Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré, a retired Army officer, was tasked by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi with reviewing the US Capitol’s security after January 6.

Top headlines: IndiGo’s losses mount; Ola’s Aggarwal takes on Elon Musk

Top headlines: IndiGo’s losses mount; Ola’s Aggarwal takes on Elon Musk

Business Standard brings to you the top headlines on Tuesday

The 4 best spin shoes we tested in 2021, compatible with exercise bikes like Peloton

The 4 best spin shoes we tested in 2021, compatible with exercise bikes like Peloton

The right pair of spin shoes allow you to better enjoy spin class, whether you bike at home or in a studio. Here are our favorites.

India sees venture capital investments surge to $8 billion in Q2: KPMG

India sees venture capital investments surge to $8 billion in Q2: KPMG

The Asia Pacific region saw solid VC investment in H1 2021 despite a dip from 42.8 billion dollars across 2,066 deals in Q1 2021 to 38 billion dollars across 1,998 deals in Q2 2021.

The vaccine mandate ‘tipping point’: These entities are requiring vaccines as the Delta variant spreads

The vaccine mandate ‘tipping point’: These entities are requiring vaccines as the Delta variant spreads

As of Sunday, the CDC said 69% of American adults had received at least one shot, falling short of the Biden’s goal of hitting 70% before July 4.

Afghanistan could see highest casualties in 2021 if violence continue: UN

Afghanistan could see highest casualties in 2021 if violence continue: UN

The UN has warned that without a significant de-escalation in violence in Afghanistan, the year 2021 is on course to witness the highest number of documented civilian casualties in over a decade

There’s a water shortage in Iran as temperatures hit 120F. Security forces are firing on protesters to stop demonstrations.

There’s a water shortage in Iran as temperatures hit 120F. Security forces are firing on protesters to stop demonstrations.

Following weeks of drought in arid southern Iran, protestors were shot at by police when they took to the streets demanding water.

Tokyo Olympics 2021: Hockey to Table Tennis, India schedule on July 26

Tokyo Olympics 2021: Hockey to Table Tennis, India schedule on July 26

On Day 3, Bhavani Devi will become India’s first fencer to participate in Olympics while Indian Women’s Hockey team lock horns with Germany. Check today’s India Olympics schedule

NASA’s Mars helicopter nailed its 10th flight

NASA’s Mars helicopter nailed its 10th flight

Flight 10 is a significant milestone: Ingenuity has now flown twice as many times as NASA engineers originally planned.

World Coronavirus Dispatch: Asia’s travel bubbles burst even before takeoff

World Coronavirus Dispatch: Asia’s travel bubbles burst even before takeoff

Pfizer shot halts severe illness, why vaccinated people are getting ‘breakthrough’ infections, and other pandemic-related news across the globe

Advertising for Latin American brands are pursuing more diversity in campaigns

Advertising for Latin American brands are pursuing more diversity in campaigns

About seven in 10 adult internet users in Latin America said they did not feel represented in the majority of digital video ads they saw.

IMF board approves policy reforms to support recovery of low-income nations

IMF board approves policy reforms to support recovery of low-income nations

The executive board of the International Monetary Fund has approved a set of policy reforms to the concessional lending facilities to better support the recovery of low-income countries from Covid-19

Just over half of Americans believe voting is a ‘fundamental right’ as states pass legislation tightening ballot access, Pew poll shows

Just over half of Americans believe voting is a ‘fundamental right’ as states pass legislation tightening ballot access, Pew poll shows

A new Brennan Center analysis found that 18 GOP-controlled states have passed 30 laws with provisions that tighten voting rules midway through 2021.

India in talks with Russia for $2-3 bn investment in upstream oil assets

India in talks with Russia for $2-3 bn investment in upstream oil assets

Tie-ups in Arctic projects also being evaluated

3 people on how ending the COVID-19 student-loan forbearance will impact their lives and finances

3 people on how ending the COVID-19 student-loan forbearance will impact their lives and finances

“The forbearance has given me room to breathe. I’ve always wanted an emergency fund, and thanks to the CARES Act I’ve been able to start one.”

HealthifyMe raises $75 mn funding from Khosla Ventures, LeapFrog

HealthifyMe raises $75 mn funding from Khosla Ventures, LeapFrog

HealthifyMe said its users have lost 20 million pounds of weight, tracked over 1 billion foods and burnt over 66 billion calories working out on HealthifyMe.

Sean Hannity, other Fox Hosts, recant disinformation campaigns on COVID-19 vaccine.

Sean Hannity, other Fox Hosts, recant disinformation campaigns on COVID-19 vaccine.

Fox implemented its own internal passport; many hosts who have been railing against the vaccine are hypocrites who have been fully vaccinated.