Indians pitchers who broke coronavirus protocols demoted to team’s alternate training site

The Washington Post
Cleveland Indians starting pitchers Zach Plesac (pictured) and Mike Clevinger broke coronavirus protocols last weekend in Chicago. Their team hasn’t welcomed them back yet. (Nam Y. Huh/AP)

The Cleveland Indians activated starting pitchers Zach Plesac and Mike Clevinger from the restricted list Friday and promptly optioned both to their alternate training site in Eastlake, Ohio after…

Prestige Estates Projects – All eyes on annuity assets – ICICI Securities

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Owing to COVID-19 impact, Prestige Estates Projects’ (PEPL) Q1FY21 operations saw significant impact as mall shutdowns, delay in residential launches and drop in hotel occupancies impacted cash flows. However, the office segment remained resilient with 99% rental collections for the quarter. We remain bullish on the company’s long-term prospects and believe that PEPL can clock rental…

COVID-19 patients with underlying heart conditions at higher death risk, study confirms

FINANCIAL EXPRESS
COVID-19 patients with underlying heart conditions or risk factors may develop cardiovascular complications while hospitalised, and are more likely to die from the novel coronavirus infection, according to a review of studies which could help clinicians identify individuals at higher risk.

While most patients with COVID-19 experience only mild illness, the review research published in…

I-Day and Covid-19: Readathon, lit meets to lift spirits this year

Hindustan Times
Independence Day 2020: Readathon, lit meets in virtual plans of RWAs

RWAs in Delhi-NCR are celebrating this Independence Day by organising online activities such as readathons, poetry recitation, and patriotic song recitals.

Residents of Hamilton Court in Gurugram have been known to celebrate Independence Day in high spirits, in pre-pandemic era. (Photo: Parveen Kumar/HT )

“Before…

All villages to be connected with optical fibre in next 1,000 days: PM

FINANCIAL EXPRESS
In his address to the nation on India’s 74th Independence Day, he pointed out that only five dozen panchayats in the country were connected with optical fibre cable by 2014, the year his government came to power for the first time.

In the last five years, 1.5 lakh village panchayats have been connected with optical fibre cable, Modi said.

He also announced that a new policy on cyber…