COVID-19 scare: Pakistan bans domestic air travel of unvaccinated adults

New Delhi: In a bid to boost COVID-19 vaccination, Pakistan has banned domestic travel of unvaccinated adults, i.e., people above 18, IANS cited media reports as saying. As per a document accessed by Dawn and issued by the Natio­nal Command and Opera­tion Centre (NCOC) no unvaccinated citizen of 18 and above will be permitted to […]

Antony Blinken likely to discuss Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific, Pakistan-sponsored terrorism during India visit

New Delhi: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken will be visiting India on July 27-28, which, notably, will be his first visit to the country after assuming office. New Delhi attaches considerable importance to the visit of Secretary Blinken and looks forward to taking forward the conversation with the US on numerous issues, be it […]

Covid-19 ला सकता है मधुमेह की एक नई लहर: रिसर्च

जिम्मेदारी से कर अदा करने वाले ईमानदार करदाताओं को सम्मान मिलना चाहिए: निर्मला सीतारमण देश में तीन दशक के आर्थिक सुधारों का लाभ ‘असमान’, 2047 तक अमेरिका, चीन के समकक्ष होगा भारत: मुकेश अंबानी Petrol Diesel Price: पेट्रोल डीजल की महंगाई से एक और बड़ी राहत, तेल कंपनियों ने […]

Australians may face longer lockdown after mass protest as COVID cases rise

Melbourne: Australia`s New South Wales logged its second-highest daily increase in locally acquired COVID-19 cases of the year on Sunday amid fears of a wave of new infections after thousands of people joined an anti-lockdown protest. “In relation to yesterday`s protests, can I say how absolutely disgusted I was. It broke my heart,” Gladys Berejiklian, […]

Coronavirus: लैब का ऑडिट कराने से चीन का इनकार, डब्ल्यूएचओ ने मांगी दुनिया से मदद

जिनेवा. दुनियाभर में पिछले साल से कोहराम मचा रहा कोरोना (Corona) आखिर कहां से आया? क्‍या ये चीन (China) की वुहान लैब (Wuhan Lab) से निकला है या फिर प्राकृतिक रूप से उत्‍पन्‍न हुआ वायरस है? इन सवालों का जवाब पिछले साल से ही तलाशने की कोशिश जारी है. कोरोनावायरस (Coronavirus) का पता लगाने के […]

Bharat Biotech terminates MoU with Brazilian partners after graft allegations

Hyderabad: Bharat Biotech on Friday said it terminated the Memorandum of Understanding entered with Precisa Medicamentos and Envixia Pharmaceuticals LL.C for its COVID-19 vaccine Covaxin for the Brazilian market. The termination of the MoU came after the deal with the Brazilian government for supply of 20 million doses of the vaccinelanded in controversy and attracted […]

क्यों तेजी से फैल रहा डेल्टा कोविड वेरिएंट? जानिए

Zomato लिस्ट होते ही 1 लाख करोड़ की कंपनी बन गई, IPO खरीदनें वालों को जबरदस्त फायदा कौशिक बसु ने कहा मुद्रास्फीति की स्थिति चिंताजनक, आरबीआई वित्त मंत्रालय के बीच बेहतर हो समन्वय Petrol Diesel Price: आज ही फुल करवा लीजिए गाड़ी की टंकी, पेट्रोल डीजल को लेकर आई […]

Israel to bring back coronavirus ‘Green Pass’ as Delta variant strikes

TEL AVIV: Israel announced plans on Thursday to allow only people who are deemed immune to COVID-19 or have recently tested negative to enter some public spaces such as restaurants, gyms and synagogues after a surge in coronavirus cases. The government had removed most coronavirus restrictions after a rapid vaccination drive that pushed down infections […]

Bangladesh announces 14-day nationwide lockdown from Friday

Kolkata: The Bangladesh government on Thursday (July 22) announced a 14-day nationwide lockdown which will come into effect from Friday in view of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases. The lockdown will continue till August 5. The government ordered strict measures to be followed during the 14-day period. All offices, industries and garment factories, etc. […]

China ‘shocked’ at WHO plan to study COVID-19 origin, rejects proposal

BEIJING: China rejected on Thursday a World Health Organization (WHO) plan for a second phase of an investigation into the origin of the coronavirus, which includes the hypothesis it could have escaped from a Chinese laboratory, a top health official said. The WHO this month proposed a second phase of studies into the origins of […]

1.5 million children worldwide lost parents, guardians due to COVID-19: Lancet study

Washington: More than 1.5 million children around the world, including 1,19,000 from India, have lost at least one parent, custodial grandparent, or grandparent, as a result of COVID-19, according to a new study published in The Lancet. Of those, more than 1 million children experienced the death of one or both parents during the first […]