The southwest monsoon set in over several parts of Maharashtra, including Mumbai, today, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said, with the financial capital experiencing waterlogging, disruption in local train services and heavy rains.
Mumbai’s Colaba and Santacruz recorded 65.4 mm and 50.4 mm of rainfall respectively between 8:30 am on Tuesday and 5:30 am on Wednesday. South Mumbai has been witnessing heavy rainfall since late Tuesday night. Entire stretch of Breach Candy has been waterlogged and footpath too has been submerged. Rainfall also caused low visibility on eastern freeway.
Mumbai police issued an advisory for commuters to avoid some areas due to waterlogging — Netaji Palkar Chowk, SV Road Baherambaug Junction, Sakkar Panchayat Chowk, Neelam Junction, Govandi, Hindamata Junction, Iqbal Kamani Junction, Dharavi Restaurant, Dharavi, Sion Junction and King Circle.
SAO PAULO (AP) — There were 140 known COVID-19 cases at the Copa America in Brazil on Monday, up from 66 positive tests on Thursday. CONMEBOL said in a statement that of the 15,235 tests, the number of people infected was 0.9% of the total. “Most of the affected are workers, members of squads and outsourced staffers,” the South American soccer body said. “In comparison with the previous figures, the incidence of the coronavirus is lower, which is a clear sign that preemptive measures and health
SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Kraken have hired former NHL forward JT Brown as the television analyst for their inaugural season, the team announced Monday. Brown has not played in the NHL since the 2018-19 season with Minnesota. He spent the past year playing with Bjorkloven in Sweden. His announcement that he is joining the broadcast team in Seattle was made simultaneously with his announcement that he's retiring from playing. Brown will be paired with veteran television announcer John Forslund o
Royal Helium Ltd. ("Royal" or the "Company") (TSXV: RHC) is pleased to announce the results of the Company's Annual General Meeting, which was held today. All matters submitted to shareholders for approval as set out in the Company's Notice of Meeting and Information Circular, both dated May 20, 2021, were approved by the overwhelming majority of the votes cast at the Meeting.
Shares of Callon Petroleum (NYSE: CPE) rallied 11% by 2:30 p.m. EDT on Monday. Fueling the oil stock was a proposed debt offering. Callon Petroleum announced today it intends to offer $650 million of senior unsecured notes due in 2028.
USA Basketball’s Olympic men’s roster is getting closer to filled, with now as many as eight spots on the 12-person team claimed. Brooklyn’s James Harden has told the national team that is committed to playing U.S. men's national team next month at the Tokyo Games, said a person familiar with the decision. Miami’s Bam Adebayo has also informed USA Basketball of his intention to play for the team at the Tokyo Games.
EXCLUSIVE: Amazon Studios and Welle Entertainment have made a deal to develop the Robinne Lee novel The Idea Of You as a star vehicle for Anne Hathaway. Tony-nominated actress and filmmaker Jennifer Westfeldt is adapting the screenplay based on the bestseller. Cathy Schulman is producing through her Welle Entertainment shingle, devoted to generating female-focused content […]
The world recently learned that Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A)(NYSE: BRK.B) is investing $500 million in a Brazilian fintech start-up, following up on its successful investment in StoneCo (NASDAQ: STNE). Plus, Bank of America (NYSE: BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan says that consumer spending is 20% higher than it was before the pandemic, and Fool contributor Matt Frankel thinks that could have big implications for the financial sector. Matt and host Jason Moser also discuss the latest mall real estate investment trust (REIT) to file for bankruptcy protection, and each reveals one stock they're watching.
Dozens of baby squid from Hawaii are in space for study. The baby Hawaiian bobtail squid were raised at the University of Hawaii's Kewalo Marine Laboratory and were blasted into space earlier this month on a SpaceX resupply mission to the International Space Station. Researcher Jamie Foster, who completed her doctorate at the University of Hawaii, is studying how spaceflight affects the squid in hopes of bolstering human health during long space missions, the Honolulu Star-Advertiser reported Monday.
Like many retailers, Hudson's Bay has been trying to recover from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic by bolstering its digital business as well as forming new partnerships, including one with fast-fashion brand Forever 21. The Saks Fifth Avenue owner said the funding round, led by Insight Partners, values the e-commerce unit at about $1 billion. The private equity firm in March had pumped $500 million to launch the department store's online segment, Saks, as a separate business.
Dorsey R. Gardner, a long-standing shareholder of BlackBerry Limited ("BlackBerry" or the "Company") is urging the Company's Board of Directors ("Board") and shareholders to vote against V. Prem Watsa as lead director at the Company's upcoming Annual General Meeting. Last Friday, Mr. Gardner sent a letter to the Board recommending that it follow the advice of Glass Lewis & Co. to vote against Watsa, citing "severe" concerns over Watsa's failure to institute executive compensation practices that
New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - June 21, 2021) - The Klein Law Firm announces that a class action complaint has been filed on behalf of shareholders of PureCycle Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: PCT) alleging that the Company violated federal securities laws.Class Period: November 16, 2020 and May 5, 2021Lead Plaintiff Deadline: July 12, 2021Learn more about your recoverable losses in PCT:http://www.kleinstocklaw.com/pslra-1/purecycle-technologies-inc-loss-submission-form?id=17058&from=5The fil
“Sesame Street” commemorated Father’s Day this weekend with a new episode featuring a same-sex couple. Unveiled on HBO Max last week, the “Family Day” episode includes a scene in which Nina (played by Suki Lopez) introduces her brother Dave (Chris Costa) and his husband, Frank (Alex Weisman), to Elmo and his friends. Joining the couple is their daughter, Mia (Olivia Perez).