Bitcoin price news live: Crypto set for ‘interesting week’ as major test approaches

Bitcoin price news live: Crypto set for ‘interesting week’ as major test approaches

Bitcoin remains stubbornly immobile at the start of the week, though some crypto analysts believe it is approaching a moment of reckoning. The cryptocurrency shifted in price by less than 1 per cent over the weekend, remaining above the key $40,000 level but failing to see any significant momentum towards recovering the losses it suffered … Read more

Decrypting crypto, today on Explained Live

Decrypting crypto, today on Explained Live

The much anticipated Bill to regulate cryptocurrencies has not been introduced in Parliament’s Winter Session, even as investments in these digital assets have continued to soar. According to some estimates, the year 2021 has seen crypto adoption in semi-urban and rural India skyrocket eight times. As the liquidity measures announced by several developed economies begin … Read more

Bitcoin price news – live: Crypto market struggles to recapture momentum

Bitcoin price news – live: Crypto market struggles to recapture momentum

Bitcoin saw a brief surge in price over the weekend but has since slipped below $50,000 at the start of the week. Other leading cryptocurrencies are also struggling to recapture the momentum they saw last month, which took them to new all-time highs.Ethereum (ETH), Solana (SOL) and Ripple (XRP) all dipped by around 5 per … Read more

Australia live news updates: Omicron Covid cases climb; Victoria records 13 deaths and NSW three; Sydney pub and club at centre of scare | Australia news

7.20pm EST 19:20 Frydenberg is talking about government advice they’ve got on Omicron. “The medical advice is still coming in, in terms of the Omicron variant but we have heard from the medical professionals and the Chief medical officer that it looks encouraging and that some of the early signs are more positive than initially … Read more

Australia news live update: eight new Omicron infections in NSW as Covid cases rise; Qld and NT pass 80% vaccine milestone | Australia news

9.28pm EST 21:28 Gunner has also added that people arriving into the Northern Territory will need to get three tests to get into the territory. Travellers will need one test before arrival, and two after you arrive. Gunner explained the process for domestic arrivals, who will be able to enter the territory next week: They … Read more

COVID live updates: Epidemiologists hope approval of Pfizer vaccine for children will reduce infection risk before new school year

COVID live updates: Epidemiologists hope approval of Pfizer vaccine for children will reduce infection risk before new school year

Live updatesPinnedToday’s case numbersThis section will be updated throughout the day. If you don’t see your state or territory yet, don’t worry — case numbers often filter in throughout the day.Victoria:New South Wales:Queensland:South Australia:Tasmania:ACT:Western Australia:Northern Territory:15m ago15 minutes agoSun 5 Dec 2021 at 8:59pmBy Bridget JuddDavid Littleproud: State and territory leaders should hold their nerve … Read more

Live news: India’s Omicron cases grow; FM warns against crypto speculation

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A worker sanitises the premises of the Taj Mahal in Agra on Saturday on December 4, 2021, joining efforts by civic and govt agencies to step up safety measures for the Omicron variant. (PTI Photo) Live news: India reported its fourth case of Omicron on Saturday when a 33-year-old man who had travelled to Mumbai … Read more

Europe hits 75 million COVID cases as it braces for Omicron: Live | Coronavirus pandemic News

Europe hits 75 million COVID cases as it braces for Omicron: Live | Coronavirus pandemic News

Rise in the prevalence of COVID-19 infections in the UK in the latest week, however, was driven by the dominant Delta variant rather than Omicron.Europe has crossed 75 million coronavirus cases, according to a Reuters news agency tally, as the region braces for the new Omicron variant at a time when hospitals in some countries … Read more

Latest on Omicron Variant, South Africa and Covid-19: Live News

Latest on Omicron Variant, South Africa and Covid-19: Live News

President Biden presented a new strategy for tamping down the spread of the coronavirus on Thursday, encouraging all adults to get a booster shot and seeking to expand testing.Credit…Pete Marovich for The New York TimesWith cases of the Omicron variant now recorded from New York to Hawaii, health officials across the United States say that … Read more

WHO: Vaccine makers should plan to adjust COVID-19 jabs – Live | Coronavirus pandemic News

WHO: Vaccine makers should plan to adjust COVID-19 jabs – Live | Coronavirus pandemic News

Makers of COVID-19 vaccines should gear up for the “likelihood” of needing to adjust their products to protect against the Omicron variant, the World Health Organization’s (WHO) spokesperson has said. Christian Lindmeier, speaking at a UN briefing in Geneva, said the agency was still studying the transmissibility and severity of the new variant, first reported … Read more

Crypto Exchange Backed By Peter Thiel And Richard Li Goes Live For Institutional Clients

Crypto Exchange Backed By Peter Thiel And Richard Li Goes Live For Institutional Clients

Brendan Blumer of Block.one speaks at the Digital Life Design (DLD) conference in Munich, Germany, … [+] on January 21, 2018. Matthias Balk/picture alliance via Getty Images Bullish, a blockchain-based cryptocurrency exchange, officially began operating on Tuesday for an inaugural batch of institutional investors, marking an important milestone that paves the way for a full … Read more

Cryptocurrency Bill 2021 Live Updates: Crypto & Official Digital Currency Bill To be Introduced in Parliament Winter Session

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Modi Govt to introduce Cryptocurrency Bill 2021 in Parliament during Winter Session. Cryptocurrency Bill 2021 in Parliament Live Updates: The Central Government is set to introduce the much-awaited The Cryptocurrency and Regulation of Official Digital Currency Bill 2021 in Parliament during the ongoing Winter Session, starting today. The Crypto industry is awaiting a positive regulation … Read more

UK confirms first two cases of Omicron COVID-19 variant: Live | Coronavirus pandemic News

UK confirms first two cases of Omicron COVID-19 variant: Live | Coronavirus pandemic News

The UK has confirmed its first two cases of the new Omicron strain of COVID-19, both linked to travel from southern Africa. The variant has prompted several countries to impose restrictions such as travel bans on several southern African countries, while others have imposed fresh lockdowns over the new strain. The new restrictions come after … Read more

Bitcoin price news – live: Crypto market in limbo as El Salvador announces BTC city

Bitcoin price news - live: Crypto market in limbo as El Salvador announces BTC city

The price of bitcoin appeared close to recovering above $60,000 over the weekend but has slipped once again at the start of the week, falling below $58,000 on Monday morning.Several other leading cryptocurrencies also suffered losses, including Ethereum (ether), Binance Coin and Cardano (ada).Of the top 10 most valuable cryptocurrencies, only Solana (SOL) saw any … Read more

Coronavirus live updates: Pfizer deal would allow experimental covid-19 pill to be manufactured around the world

Coronavirus live updates: Pfizer deal would allow experimental covid-19 pill to be manufactured around the world

“This license is so important because, if authorized or approved, this oral drug is particularly well-suited for low- and middle-income countries and could play a critical role in saving lives, contributing to global efforts to fight the current pandemic,” said Charles Gore, executive director of Medicines Patent Pool, a nonprofit group focused on access to … Read more

COVID live updates: All the coronavirus news you need to know

COVID live updates: All the coronavirus news you need to know

Brett Sutton has criticised the national COVID-19 roadmapVictoria’s Chief Health Officer has written in the Medical Journal of Australia, questioning why there is no recovery phase in the roadmap agreed on by National Cabinet.”It [is] as if we could all soon heave a sigh of relief and simply move on,” Professor Sutton wrote.He argued a recovery phase would … Read more

COVID live updates: All the latest coronavirus news from Australia and overseas

COVID live updates: All the latest coronavirus news from Australia and overseas

Live updates1m ago1 minutes agoSat 13 Nov 2021 at 9:56pmBy Daniel SmithQueensland’s coming milestoneWill qld hit 70% today and when will we know? Does this mean people coming in can hug their loved ones? I’m sad for people who haven’t been able to come home, it feels a little long in the tooth now …-Get … Read more

COVID live updates: All the COVID-19 news you need to know in the one spot

COVID live updates: All the COVID-19 news you need to know in the one spot

COVID protests in CroatiaHundreds of Croatians protested on Thursday for the fourth day in Zagreb and other cities against obligatory vaccination certificates for the public sector as the country’s COVID-19 cases hit a record high.Earlier this month the authorities introduced more restrictive measures to fight the record surge of coronavirus infections since the start of … Read more

Australia news updates live: ACT Covid restrictions to ease Friday; masks to come off in Queensland this week; NSW students to sit HSC exams | Australia news

I have been working closely with colleagues in New South Wales, ACT and Victoria over the last few weeks to prepare for exactly the issues that have been faced and that is a rapidly moving space, in terms of how rapid antigen tests can be used in those circumstances, what is the minimum amount of … Read more

Australia news live update: Joyce slams former PMs’ criticisms of Morrison; Covid booster shots available from today; more freedoms for NSW | Australia news

Look, in politics … sometimes it’s not so much how you ride the horse, but how you get off it. Some people get off it with grace and walk to the rail and sit on the rail and people go up and talk to them, but some people just can’t help themselves and they keep … Read more

COVID live updates: Restrictions ease in NSW as residents in Katherine and Darwin await lockdown news

COVID live updates: Victoria and the ACT exercise new freedoms today as they continue to emerge from restrictions

Live updates8m ago8 minutes agoSun 7 Nov 2021 at 9:04pmBy Bridget JuddQueensland government ‘re-evaluating’ mask mandateAs Queensland edges closer to the 80 per cent single-dose COVID-19 vaccination milestone, Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has flagged potential changes to the mask mandate.In August, former chief health officer Dr Jeannette Young warned Queenslanders that masks could be mandatory until Christmas, … Read more

Chingari’s crypto token raises $40 million within 24 hours of its live sale

Chingari's crypto token raises $40 million within 24 hours of its live sale

New Delhi: Short video app Chingari on Thursday announced that its first-ever crypto token ‘GARI’ raised $40 million within 24 hours of its live sale on Republic platform. Republic is a crowd-equity platform that offers investments in startups, real estate, gaming and crypto. “GARI has been designed to empower the creator community with content monetisation … Read more

COVID live updates: SA and Qld tighten border restrictions with NT after Katherine COVID cases

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Live updates16m ago16 minutes agoFri 5 Nov 2021 at 9:46pmBy Daniel SmithElective surgery in VicHi Team! When will elective surgery re-open in Vic? I’m in metro Melb and am waiting for surgery for endometriosis. It’s been really difficult and I’d really love to know when surgery will resume so I can get some relief-Waiting for … Read more

COVID live updates: All the COVID news you need from across Australia

COVID live updates: All the COVID news you need from across Australia

WORLD NEWS: Netherlands reissues order to wear face masksFaced with sharply rising coronavirus cases, the caretaker prime minister of the Netherlands says the Dutch government is reinstituting an order to wear face masks in public places like stores and libraries and mandating an extension for the use of COVID-19 passes.COVID-19 cases have increased rapidly in … Read more

COVID live updates: Fully vaccinated Canberrans can now travel throughout NSW and Victoria

COVID live updates: Fully vaccinated Canberrans can now travel throughout NSW and Victoria

Live updates7m ago7 minutes agoSun 31 Oct 2021 at 8:44pmBy Alexis MoranACT travel restrictions easeReporting by Harry Frost for ABC RadioFor the first time in months, Canberrans are able to travel outside the region’s border bubble without the need for an exemption or quarantine — throughout New South Wales including Sydney.Canberrans can also travel to Victoria … Read more

COVID live updates: Victoria and the ACT exercise new freedoms today as they continue to emerge from restrictions

COVID live updates: Victoria and the ACT exercise new freedoms today as they continue to emerge from restrictions

Restrictions easing across Victoria and the ACT From 6:00pm, regional Victoria and metropolitan Melbourne will unite on the same restrictions, enabling travel across the state.Masks will also no longer be required outdoors, as Victoria is set to hit its 80 per cent double dose target.Places like gyms and retail shops will be able re-open, with density … Read more

Covid-19 live: Update on case numbers, Christchurch latest following two positive cases

Covid-19 live: Update on case numbers, Christchurch latest following two positive cases

The Ministry of Health says it was notified on Wednesday evening of two positive Covid-19 cases in Christchurch from the same household. One member of the household had recently returned to Christchurch from Auckland. ALDEN WILLIAMS/StuffPeople queue for groceries outside Durham St New World on Thursday, after two new community cases of Covid-19 were announced … Read more

COVID live updates: WA eases restrictions with Queensland amid hard border warning ahead of Christmas

COVID live updates: WA eases restrictions with Queensland amid hard border warning ahead of Christmas

Western Australia assesses Queensland as ‘very low’ riskThe change came into effect just after midnight, and you know what that means — quarantine-free travel.Queensland was meant to move to “very low risk” last Friday, but that was put on hold after a positive case was recorded on the Gold Coast on Thursday.”With the inclusion of … Read more

Food and Beverage Industries’ COVID-19 Vulnerability Index goes live; experts available

Food and Beverage Industries’ COVID-19 Vulnerability Index goes live; experts available

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The U.S. is facing supply chain disruptions as it enters the holiday season, and the impacts reach far beyond the delivery of gifts and ingredients for traditional meals. Purdue University experts are available to discuss supply chain disruptions and the new Food and Beverage Industries’ COVID-19 Vulnerability Index. COVID-19 Vulnerability Index … Read more

COVID-19 live updates: Victoria set to ease more COVID restrictions this week

COVID-19 live updates: Victoria set to ease more COVID restrictions this week

NSW: Schools are back, but not all teachers areABC NewsSchools across New South Wales are welcoming back the remainder of students to classrooms today after four months of at-home learning due to COVID-19 related lockdowns.Students in years 2 to 11 are returning to face-to-face learning, after kindergarten and years 1 and 12 students made their return last … Read more

COVID live updates: All the COVID-19 news you need from across Australia

COVID live updates: All the COVID-19 news you need from across Australia

Experts warn NSW residents it won’t be possible to maintain drop COVID case numbersABC NewsCOVID-positive case numbers have taken a tumble in New South Wales, but experts say maintaining the fall is “not possible”.Epidemiologist Catherine Bennett, from Deakin University, said the drop in transmission numbers was a good sign but cases were likely to start … Read more

COVID live updates: Victoria’s gyms, clubs and cafes to be vaccination hubs

COVID live updates: Victoria's gyms, clubs and cafes to be vaccination hubs

When oh when can we travel? I don’t have a crystal ball, so can’t answer some of these, but I’ll do my best. I feel your pain, South Aussie desperate to go to NSW! I am in Vic and my wedding dress is stuck in Qld! I’m hoping I can see it at Christmas time, along with … Read more

COVID live updates: Queensland reaches 70pc first dose vaccination rate as ACT closes in on 98pc

COVID live updates: Queensland reaches 70pc first dose vaccination rate as ACT closes in on 98pc

What do the health experts have to say about the lockdown ending in NSW?Epidemiologist Tony Blakley said in about 10 to 21 days, the government should assess how fast cases are increasing. If the data suggests cases will soon surge to about 4,000 a day or more (at which point over 2,000 would be on hospital on … Read more

‘Freedom Day’: Sydney reopens as Australia looks to live with COVID-19

'Freedom Day': Sydney reopens as Australia looks to live with COVID-19

A person in protective face mask walks along the harbour waterfront across from the Sydney Opera House during a lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Sydney, Australia, October 6, 2021. REUTERS/Loren Elliott’Enjoy the moment’, PM wishes Sydney residentsBusinesses can open with reduced capacityUnvaccinated to remain in lockdown until Dec 1SYDNEY, … Read more

COVID live updates: End of stay-at-home restrictions in sight as NSW readies to open up

COVID live updates: End of stay-at-home restrictions in sight as NSW readies to open up

COVID vaccine letters target GPs, pharmacists demanding they ‘cease and desist’ or face ‘punishment’GPs and pharmacists say they are facing a rise in harassment from anti-vaxxers including fake legal letters threatening to strip them of their indemnity unless they stop administering COVID vaccines to the public.Alvin Wee runs a vaccination clinic on weekends at his … Read more

S.Korea reports record daily COVID-19 cases; planning how to live with COVID-19

S.Korea reports record daily COVID-19 cases; planning how to live with COVID-19

People wearing masks take a walk amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic at a Hanriver Park in Seoul, South Korea, February 21, 2021. REUTERS/Kim Hong-JiSEOUL, Sept 24 (Reuters) – South Korea has set a record for daily COVID-19 cases at 2,434, breaking the previous record set last month, as the country grapples with a wave … Read more