Daily news bits-05.08.2021(WhatsApp launches a new feature called “View once”)

Daily news bits-05.08.2021

Daily news


  • To boost Covid-19 vaccine production Korea pledges $1.92 billion by 2025.
  • As Delta spreads in Australia Melbourne locks down for the 6th time.
  • Next year Japan ups the ante against China, plans to position nukes near Taiwan 
  • In Canada Covexin submits documents for emergency use authorisation.
  • In Canada First batch of Afghan refugees arrived.
  • COVID curbs for vaccinated flyers from India and also suggests scraps institutional quarantine was stated by UK
  • Fauci says that Covid-19 cases as variants worse than Delta could be coming so that Covid-19 cases may double in the US.
  • Travel curbs; moves India from ‘red’ to ‘amber list’ eased by UK
  • WHO reports that in the past one week 4 million new Covid cases were reported around the world.
  • Covid-19 shots for foreign travellers  was planned by US
  • Covid-19 vaccines to healthy 16- and 17-year-olds to be administered by UK


Daily News


  • India prepared for long haul with China over Ladakh
  • In Olympics India won bronze medal in Tokyo, first Olympic medal in hockey since 1980
  • States make RT-PCR reports mandatory due to Covid-19 curbs.
  • From August 6 Bihar to reopen schools for classes 9 to 12 with 50% attendance


Daily news

  • Google’s ‘anti-competition’ practice under scanner in South Korea
  • WhatsApp launches a new feature called  ‘View Once’ that deletes photos, videos once seen.
  • In European smartphone market in Q2 Samsung slipped to 2nd spot.
  • On August 10 Xiaomi plams ti  launchthe Mi Mix 4 with an under display camera.
  • Amazon Alexa to provide info on Covid-19 testing centres, vaccines in India
  • Cheapest smartwatch Ninja with big display and loads of features  was launched by Fire Boltt
  • Next generation of under-screen camera tech, claims it is better than the ZTE Axon 30’s camera announced by Oppo.
  • As a part of Independence day Sony offers discounts of up to Rs 28,000 on audio products.
  • More than 2,300 accounts, takes action against over 66,300 removed by Koo
  • Following Google and Facebook,Before rejoining the office Microsoft will now require employees to be vaccinated.


  • A notice was sent by ED to Flipkart over forex violations, and may face a $1.35 billion fine.
  • Vodafone Idea shares slide 15% and also Sensex, Nifty pause after strong rally.
  • On post Q1 results Titan share price slips 2%.
  • The  ‘kind Barbie dolls’ that were dedicated to Corona warriors launched by Mattel. 
  • Bharat Biotech says that the  approval received is from the National Institute of Pharmacy and Nutrition, Hungary certifying that  the Good Manufacturing Practice for the manufacture of Covaxin
  • For the 3rd straight day Vodafone Idea shares fall sharply ,down over 23%
  • Jet Airways looks to hire experienced pilots to resume operations
  • As Singapore Stock Exchange Nifty rose 22 points or 0.14 per cent to 16,282 Indian benchmark indices were likely to Open higher this day.


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