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UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine; first doses expected next week

02 Dec 2020

UK approves Pfizer-BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine; first doses expected next week

The United Kingdom on Wednesday gave emergency approval to Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, becoming the first Western country to allow mass immunization against the viral disease.

Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine '100% effective' against severe cases

30 Nov 2020

Moderna says its COVID-19 vaccine '100% effective' against severe cases

United States pharmaceutical company Moderna on Monday said that it will seek emergency approval for its COVID-19 vaccine in the US and Europe.

Lunar eclipse on November 30: All you need to know

28 Nov 2020

Lunar eclipse on November 30: All you need to know

The fourth and final lunar eclipse of this year will occur on November 30.

Nokia Smart TV 75-inch launched in Europe

27 Nov 2020

Nokia Smart TV 75-inch launched in Europe

Nokia brand-licensee StreamView has launched the 75-inch model of the Nokia Smart TV in Europe. The Android-powered television will go on sale from December 1.

Moto G 5G is launching in India on November 30

26 Nov 2020

Moto G 5G is launching in India on November 30

Motorola is all set to launch the Moto G 5G model in India on November 30 at 12 pm, the company has announced. According to the launch invite, it will arrive as the "most affordable 5G ready phone" in the country.

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Lewandowski leads 11-man shortlist

25 Nov 2020

Best FIFA Football Awards 2020: Lewandowski leads 11-man shortlist

Bayern Munich talisman Robert Lewandowski, who won the treble with the club in a brilliant 2019-20 campaign, heads the shortlist for the Best FIFA Men's Player award.

Samsung Galaxy A12 and A02s, with 5,000mAh battery, launched

25 Nov 2020

Samsung Galaxy A12 and A02s, with 5,000mAh battery, launched

As the latest addition to its portfolio of affordable smartphones, Samsung has launched the Galaxy A12 and A02s in Europe. The former arrives as the successor to the Galaxy A11 while the latter is a follow-up to the Galaxy A01.

Champions League, Man United, Chelsea register wins: Records broken

25 Nov 2020

Champions League, Man United, Chelsea register wins: Records broken

Matchday four of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season saw Group H take an interesting turn.

Moto E7, with MediaTek Helio G25 chipset, launched

25 Nov 2020

Moto E7, with MediaTek Helio G25 chipset, launched

Expanding its portfolio of budget-friendly smartphones, Motorola has launched the Moto E7. It arrives as a more affordable version of the Moto E7 Plus that was launched in India in September.

Champions League, Man United vs Basaksehir: Preview, Dream11 and stats

24 Nov 2020

Champions League, Man United vs Basaksehir: Preview, Dream11 and stats

Manchester United take on Istanbul Basaksehir in matchday four of the UEFA Champions League 2020-21 season.

Moto G9 Power, G 5G to be launched in December

24 Nov 2020

Moto G9 Power, G 5G to be launched in December

Motorola is planning to launch its mid-range Moto G9 Power and Moto G 5G models in India. As per tipster Mukul Sharma, they will be launched in the country soon but not in November. Hence, we can expect the duo to go official in December.

First doses of coronavirus vaccine for one crore healthcare workers

24 Nov 2020

First doses of coronavirus vaccine for one crore healthcare workers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held a virtual meeting with Chief Ministers of eight states, where a large chunk of coronavirus cases are being reported from.

Biden fills key posts, India's "friend" named Secretary of State

24 Nov 2020

Biden fills key posts, India's "friend" named Secretary of State

Weeks after winning US elections, President-elect Joe Biden filled key positions in the cabinet, naming Antony Blinken as his Secretary of State.

Honda launches 2021 PCX125 scooter with a Euro 5-compliant engine

23 Nov 2020

Honda launches 2021 PCX125 scooter with a Euro 5-compliant engine

Japanese automaker Honda has launched the PCX125 maxi-scooter in Europe for the year 2021.

BMW launches India-made G 310 R motorbike in Europe

23 Nov 2020

BMW launches India-made G 310 R motorbike in Europe

German automaker BMW Motorrad has launched the India-made 2021 G 310 R motorcycle in Europe. The bike is manufactured by TVS Motor Company at its Hosur factory and exported to overseas markets.

Microsoft Surface Duo to be launched in Europe in 2021

23 Nov 2020

Microsoft Surface Duo to be launched in Europe in 2021

Microsoft is planning to launch its Android-powered dual-screen phone, the Surface Duo, in Europe and the UK in early-2021. As per the reports, the tech giant is in talks with mobile carriers to introduce the device in those two markets.

Samsung releases One UI 2.5 update for Galaxy A70

21 Nov 2020

Samsung releases One UI 2.5 update for Galaxy A70

Samsung has started rolling out the One UI 2.5 update for the Galaxy A70 model.

2021 Nissan Micra hatchback, with a Euro 6d-compliant engine, revealed

18 Nov 2020

2021 Nissan Micra hatchback, with a Euro 6d-compliant engine, revealed

Japanese automaker Nissan has unveiled the 2021 iteration of its Europe-specific Micra hatchback. It is offered in Visia, Acenta, N-Sport, and Tekna trims.

Nokia 2.4 to be launched in India on November 26

17 Nov 2020

Nokia 2.4 to be launched in India on November 26

HMD Global is all set to launch its budget-friendly Nokia 2.4 model in India on November 26, the company has confirmed via an official tweet.

Royal Enfield to export India-made Meteor 350 to Europe, USA

16 Nov 2020

Royal Enfield to export India-made Meteor 350 to Europe, USA

Following its launch in India, Chennai-based Royal Enfield is planning to export its Meteor 350 cruiser motorcycle to overseas markets such as Europe and the USA.

Nokia 2.4 smartphone to be launched in India this month

15 Nov 2020

Nokia 2.4 smartphone to be launched in India this month

HMD Global is planning to launch its Nokia 2.4 smartphone in India by the end of November, a Gadgets360 report has claimed.

2021 BMW iX all-electric SUV, with 600km of range, revealed

12 Nov 2020

2021 BMW iX all-electric SUV, with 600km of range, revealed

German automaker BMW has finally revealed its flagship iX all-electric SUV.

Honor 10X Lite, with Kirin 710A chipset, launched in Europe

11 Nov 2020

Honor 10X Lite, with Kirin 710A chipset, launched in Europe

Expanding its line-up of budget-friendly smartphones, Honor has launched the 10X Lite model in Europe.

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 10.5.5 update for the Nord N10 5G

10 Nov 2020

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 10.5.5 update for the Nord N10 5G

The OnePlus Nord N10 5G is yet to go on sale but the budget-friendly handset has already received its first software update in Europe.

Coronavirus: US only nation to report over 10 million cases

09 Nov 2020

Coronavirus: US only nation to report over 10 million cases

In a grim turn of events, the United States became the first nation where coronavirus cases have trumped the ten million mark; the tally stands at 10,288,480. The powerful country has so far lost 243,768 to the contagious disease.

Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund in Bundesliga: Records scripted

08 Nov 2020

Bayern Munich beat Borussia Dortmund in Bundesliga: Records scripted

Bayern Munich overcame Borussia Dortmund 3-2 and top the proceedings in the Bundesliga 2020-21 table.

PM projects India as investor-friendly at Virtual Global Investor Roundtable

06 Nov 2020

PM projects India as investor-friendly at Virtual Global Investor Roundtable

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday chaired the Virtual Global Investor Roundtable 2020, attended by leading institutional investors from the US, Europe, Canada, Korea, Japan, Middle East, Australia, and Singapore.

Moto G9 Power and Moto G 5G launched in Europe

06 Nov 2020

Moto G9 Power and Moto G 5G launched in Europe

Expanding its portfolio of smartphones, Motorola has launched the Moto G9 Power and Moto G 5G in Europe.

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 11.0.2.3 update for the 8T

31 Oct 2020

OnePlus releases OxygenOS 11.0.2.3 update for the 8T

OnePlus has started rolling out the OxygenOS 11.0.2.3 update for the recently-launched 8T model.

Ford EcoSport Active to break cover next month: Details here

30 Oct 2020

Ford EcoSport Active to break cover next month: Details here

US automaker Ford is likely to launch an "Active" version of its EcoSport SUV in Europe on November 6. In the latest development, images of the upcoming car have leaked, highlighting its design details.

Ahead of launch, Harley-Davidson Pan America's prototype showcased

30 Oct 2020

Ahead of launch, Harley-Davidson Pan America's prototype showcased

Harley-Davidson will launch its Pan America adventure motorbike sometime in 2021. In the latest development, the company has showcased the two-wheeler's prototype at its showrooms across Europe, gauging public reaction.

France round-up: Attack flayed globally, Malaysia's ex-PM justifies violence

30 Oct 2020

France round-up: Attack flayed globally, Malaysia's ex-PM justifies violence

A knife-wielding attacker beheaded a woman and killed two others at a church in Nice, France, on Thursday, evoking anger and disbelief in the European country, and condemnation globally.

World's first flying car, PAL-V Liberty, ready to hit roads

29 Oct 2020

World's first flying car, PAL-V Liberty, ready to hit roads

The world's first commercial flying car is all set to hit the roads.

Huawei Mate 40 RS Porsche Design receives 2.1 lakh bookings

28 Oct 2020

Huawei Mate 40 RS Porsche Design receives 2.1 lakh bookings

Huawei's recently-announced Mate 40 RS Porsche Design model has bagged over 2.1 lakh bookings on JD.com, a popular e-retailer in China. The flagship handset carries Porsche branding on the rear side and packs top-of-the-line hardware.

OnePlus enters budget smartphone segment with Nord N100 and N10

27 Oct 2020

OnePlus enters budget smartphone segment with Nord N100 and N10

Taking on rivals like Samsung and Xiaomi, OnePlus has forayed into the budget smartphone segment with the Nord N100 and Nord N10 5G models.

Redmi Note 8T global variant gets MIUI 12 update

26 Oct 2020

Redmi Note 8T global variant gets MIUI 12 update

Xiaomi has reportedly started rolling out the latest MIUI 12 update for the global variant of its budget-friendly smartphone, Redmi Note 8T.

Renault introduces a new mild-hybrid powertrain for its Duster crossover

23 Oct 2020

Renault introduces a new mild-hybrid powertrain for its Duster crossover

French automaker Renault has introduced a new mild-hybrid powertrain for the Duster in Europe, making the crossover more emission-friendly and fuel-efficient.

Vivo Y70 and Y11s, with mid-range hardware, launched in Europe

22 Oct 2020

Vivo Y70 and Y11s, with mid-range hardware, launched in Europe

Expanding its portfolio of smartphones, Vivo has launched the Y70 and Y11s models in Europe. The former is a slightly tweaked version of the V20 SE while the latter is a toned-down variant of Y20s.

Vivo X51 5G, with Snapdragon 765G chipset, launched in Europe

22 Oct 2020

Vivo X51 5G, with Snapdragon 765G chipset, launched in Europe

Expanding its range of premium smartphones, Vivo has launched the X51 5G model in Europe. It comes a rebranded version of the X50 Pro that was announced in India in July.

Suzuki reveals 2021 Swift hatchback with cosmetic and mechanical updates

21 Oct 2020

Suzuki reveals 2021 Swift hatchback with cosmetic and mechanical updates

Japanese automaker Suzuki has revealed the facelifted version of its Swift hatchback in Europe.