In Italy, younger people are accused of jumping the line to get the vaccine.
By Gaia Pianigiani Last year, in the worst days of the pandemic in Italy, old people died in record numbers. Now, as the country rolls out its vaccination campaign, national authorities have uncovered a rash of line-cutting by younger people and accused them of depriving the elderly and the most vulnerable of their shots. The […]
Amazon challenges India antitrust probe in court: filing
By Aditya Kalra NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Amazon.com Inc has begun legal action in India to quash an antitrust investigation against the company, saying it could cause “irreparable” loss and damage to its reputation, according to its court filing seen by Reuters. Last month the Competition Commission of India (CCI) ordered an investigation of Amazon […]
VIX futures point to coronavirus worries for months to come
By April Joyner NEW YORK (Reuters) – Investors are betting on stocks to remain volatile well into the year, suggesting that many expect the long-term economic and public health impact of the pandemic caused by the novel coronavirus to continue roiling markets despite a recent rally. The Cboe Volatility Index, known as Wall Street’s fear […]