New York investors snapping up Colorado River water rights, betting big on an increasingly scarce resource

With the federal government poised to force Western states to change how they manage the alarming shortfall in Colorado River water, there is one constituency with a growing interest in the river’s fate that’s little known to some: Wall Street investors. Private investment firms are showing a growing interest in an increasingly scarce natural resource … Read more

Georgetown beats DePaul, snapping 29-game Big East losing skid

WASHINGTON — Georgetown snapped a 29-game losing streak against Big East opponents with an 81-76 victory over DePaul on Tuesday night. Georgetown (6-15, 1-9) won its first Big East game since March 13, 2021 — the conference tournament final against Creighton — ending the longest skid in the history of the conference. The Hoyas’ last … Read more

Three scientists win Nobel chemistry prize for ‘snapping molecules together’ to design medicines | World News

Members of the Nobel committee for chemistry announce the winners

The Nobel chemistry prize has been awarded to three scientists who have developed a way of “snapping molecules together” to design new medicines. “Click chemistry” or bio-orthogonal reactions can be used to produce new cancer drugs and map DNA. It is the work of US scientists Carolyn R Bertozzi and K Barry Sharpless, and Morten … Read more

Nobel Prize in chemistry goes to 3 scientists for ‘snapping molecules together’ – National

Three scientists from the United States and Denmark were jointly awarded this year’s Nobel Prize in chemistry for developing a way of “snapping molecules together” that can be used to design better medicines. Carolyn R. Bertozzi, Morten Meldal and K. Barry Sharpless were cited for their work on click chemistry and bioorthogonal reactions, which are … Read more

Mariners clinch postseason berth for first time since 2001, snapping longest MLB playoff drought

For the first time since 2001, the Seattle Mariners are a playoff team. They punched their ticket to the 2022 MLB playoffs with a 2-1 walk-off victory over the Oakland A’s Friday night. Catcher Cal Raleigh delivered the game-winning home run in the ninth, breaking a 1-1 tie. Take a look: This snaps the longest … Read more

Bull vs bear: Vijay Kedia on when retail investors should look at snapping up stocks

Vijay Kedia has suggested long term investors to add stocks from mid-sized banks, telecom and capital goods segments. Photo: Vijay Kedia twitter

Bull vs bear: After bloodbath on Dalal Street on Friday, stock market investors are under panic as to when this sell-off will and and at what levels, this bear market will make its bottom. However, ace investor Vijay Kedia is unperturbed by such fall in the markets. he believes that such fall in Indian stocks … Read more

First stocks, now bonds: Why foreign investors are snapping up Indian securities

Foreign bond investors have been on a buying spree of Indian notes ever since analysts started betting on local notes likely being included in global indexes.

Indian stock market index Nifty closed at a 7-month high while Indian government bond yields declined to about 5-month lows, as foreign investors step up purchases of Indian securities. Bond prices and yields are inversely related. The benchmark 10-year government bond yield ended at 7.1077%, lowest since April 27. Bond investors have been on a … Read more

Georgia Southern stuns Nebraska, snapping Huskers’ streak of 214 home wins when scoring 35 or more points

Getty Images The beginning of Scott Frost’s fifth season at Nebraska lapsed from poor to abysmal on Saturday when the Cornhuskers suffered a 45-42 home loss to Georgia Southern. The defeat was Nebraska’s first to a Group of Five opponent since 2018 when it lost to Troy in Frost’s second game as coach.  Much has … Read more

How Russia snapping gas line to EU affects India

After months of tensions over the war in Ukraine, Russia’s state-owned energy giant Gazprom shut Nord Stream 1

On Friday, after months of tensions over the war in Ukraine, Russia’s state-owned energy giant Gazprom shut Nord Stream 1, the key pipeline supplying gas to Europe, without indicating a date for resuming flows. Mint takes a look at the development and its impact. What is Nord Stream 1? Why does it matter? Nord Stream … Read more