World

Moderna says preliminary trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective, shares soar

Moderna said preliminary phase three trial data shows its coronavirus vaccine is more than 94% effective in preventing Covid-19 — a result CEO Stephane Bancel called a “game changer.” The analysis evaluated 95 confirmed Covid-19 infections among the trial’s 30,000 participants. Moderna, which developed its vaccine in collaboration with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious […]

Small Business

Parliamentary panel questions Paytm about Chinese investment, storing of data in servers abroad

New Delhi, Oct 29 () A parliamentary panel on Thursday questioned Paytm representatives about the quantum of Chinese investment in the company and told them that the servers on which customer data is stored should be in India. Top officials of Paytm appeared before the Joint Committee of Parliament on the Personal Data Protection Bill, […]

Technology

Protection of personal data should be backed by the law, says RBI executive director Sankar

NEW DELHI: Protection of personal data should be backed by a legal provision as it will help ensure privacy and confidentiality of individuals, a senior RBI official said on Tuesday. Data protection is crucial because privacy and confidentiality of individuals is their right under the Constitution, RBI executive director T Rabi Sankar said. “I strongly […]