Scottish Rugby Union board banned transgender women from competing in contact rugby in the female category of the sport, inclusion, pride, team news, injuries, scores.

The Scottish Rugby Union board banned transgender women from competing in contact rugby in the female category of the sport on Tuesday. The English, Irish and Welsh rugby unions had already opted to allow only people born as women to feature in the female version of the game. Scotland’s rugby chiefs had come in for … Read more

SII seeks inclusion of Covid jab Covovax in CoWIN as booster dose for adults

SII is conducting a phase 2 & 3 bridging study to prove Covovax produces the same immune response as Novavax’s jab (MINT_PRINT)

Serum Institute of India on Wednesday has written to the Union Health Ministry seeking the inclusion of its Covid vaccine Covovax in the CoWIN portal as a heterologous booster dose for adults. As per news agency PTI, the letter was written by Prakash Kumar Singh, Director, Government and Regulatory Affairs at Serum Institute of India … Read more

IndyCar fruitful inclusion initiatives among 2022 big wins

This season, Dave Pena became the first Black man to win the Indy 500 as crew chief. Chip Ganassi Racing “It’s difficult to see the changes year over year because the changes in diversity happen slowly over time,” said Angela Ashmore of Chip Ganassi Racing, “but if I go back 10 years and think about what … Read more

Textiles ministry working towards GI-tag for weavers, inclusion in FTAs: Sitharaman

To showcase India’s handloom heritage, a handloom saree festival is being organized by the Ministry of Textiles. (File Photo: Mint)

NEW DELHI: The Ministry of Textiles is working towards having Geographical Indication-tag for weavers and including them in Free Trade Agreements (FTAs), said Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman while inaugurating an exclusive weave-based handloom sari festival “My Sari My Pride”. The exhibition has 75 handwoven saris from across the country, sourced by the textile ministry. Sitharaman … Read more

Tom Brady irked at report that he alters Bucs’ game plans without inclusion of Todd Bowles and Byron Leftwich

Getty Images After over two decades in the NFL, Tom Brady knows what he likes and what he doesn’t like in a respective game plan going into a given week. Given how successful the seven-time Super Bowl champion has been throughout his tenure in the league, it’d come as no surprise to most to learn … Read more

Why Nick Saban’s case for Alabama’s inclusion in 2022 College Football Playoff field is flawed

From the moment Kansas State kicker Ty Zentner’s 31-yard field goal sailed through the uprights to give the Wildcats the Big 12 title and hand TCU its first loss of the season, the all eyes turned toward Tuscaloosa, Alabama. In that moment, the No. 6 Crimson Tide’s hopes of making the College Football Playoff heated up. With … Read more

India to promote digital infra to deepen financial inclusion: Kant on G20 presidency

G20 Sherpa and former NITI Aayog CEO, Amitabh Kant (Ayush Sharma)

India’s G20 Sherpa Amitabh Kant said on Tuesday that the country will promote digital infra to deepen financial inclusion and improve the efficiency of service delivery. Amitabh Kant said it will work with other countries to achieve the goals. About taking over the G20 presidency, Amitabh Kant said India is taking over the job at … Read more

Nick Saban advocates for Alabama’s inclusion in College Football Playoff

TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — Nick Saban wasn’t sure who had won or who had lost around the country right after Alabama’s 49-27 rout of Auburn on Saturday, but he is sure that his team at least deserves consideration for one of the four sports in the College Football Playoff. The Crimson Tide, who’ve been to every … Read more

LALIFF Reveals Afro/Black & Indigenous Recipients Of Inclusion Fellowship – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: The Los Angeles Latino International Film Festival revealed the 10 Afro/Black Latino and Indigenous Latino directors that were selected for the 3rd annual LALIFF Inclusion Fellowship. The fellows selected for the Afro/Black Latino cohort are Asha Chai-Chang, Cynthia Garcia Williams, Glenís Hunter, María del Mar Rosario, and Shenny De Los Angeles; for the Indigenous … Read more

HDFC twins up 6% on talks of inclusion of merged entity in MSCI index

The HDFC-HDFC Bank merger is expected to be completed by April-May 2023.

MUMBAI: Shares of mortgage lender HDFC Ltd. and HDFC Bank Ltd. surged on Friday, leading gains on Nifty 50 index, following reports that a change in MSCI Index rules related to M&As could lead to an early inclusion of the merged entity in the index. As per reports, MSCI has done away with requirement of … Read more