top of page
Long-time Chief Executive Officer Ben Silbermann of Pinterest would step down, handing over the reins of the social media platform to Google...

Stock Market

Google executive to take over as a new CEO of Pinterest

Top accounting firm Ernst & Young has been slammed with a record $100 million fine from the US government...

Stock Market

Accounting firm gets 100 million fine for faulty regulations

The Indian rupee slipped into a fresh low today and extended losses against the US dollar.


The rupee tumbled to a new low against the dollar in the midst of an increase in crude oil price

Wall Street saw a sharp fall at its closing in a broad sell-off. Consumers' worries over recession have sparked up...

Stock Market

Wall Street Lose Balance after recession strikes growth fear among consumers’

Soaring inflation may be pushing the US economy into a deep recession. Last week's 0.75% interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve...

Stock Market

Inflation ringing the recession bell - Mohammed Shaheen


11 Feb 2022

New York City set to Fire 3,000 Unvaccinated Municipal Workers

The Index Today

The New York Times reported on Thursday that the New York City plans to fire roughly 3,000 municipal workers by the end of this week for failing to get the COVID-19 vaccine. The move comes even as the state of New York prepares to join other U.S. states and cities in lifting many COVID-19 restrictions amid a sharp decline in infections linked to the Omicron variant.

Currently, the municipal employees have been given until Friday to comply, the Times reported, and some 3,000 who so far have not submitted proof of vaccination face termination on that day if they still have not.

"We have to be very clear — people must be vaccinated if they are New York City employees," Adams, a Democrat who took office in January, said at a news conference on Thursday, according to the Times.

Municipal workers staged a protest against the vaccine mandate earlier this week.

Clay pottery with table linens
bottom of page