Beginning in mid-March, as Covid-19 infection rates grew exponentially in Latin America, the majority of countries in the region closed their borders to curb the spread of the virus. But such measures have put women at more risk, according to human rights groups, government officials and researchers.
Surveillance footage shows the horrific moment a 40-year-old woman was pushed in front of an oncoming train.
Interacting with chief ministers, the prime minister also called for more RTPCR tests, even as he underlined that India's COVID-19 situation is more stable than other countries in terms of recovery and fatality rates.
It was a major reunion of the WWE legends who came to pay tribute to The Undertaker at the ThunderDome at the Amway Center in downtown Orlando.
New Delhi [India], November 23 (ANI): Serum Institute of India (SII), CEO, Adar Poonawalla on Monday said that he is delighted to hear that Covidshield, soon to be widely available COVID-19 vaccine, will offer protection up to 90 per cent in one dosage regime and 62 per cent in another.
The comments come amid an ongoing back and forth after a Shiv Sena leader Nitin Madhukar Nandgaonkar threatened the owner of a sweet shop in Bandra - Karachi Sweets - to change its name as it coincided with a city in Pakistan.
The Supreme Court on Monday took note of the worsening COVID-19 situation in India and asked four states to submit status reports. The apex court said immediate steps are required by all states to stem the spread of COVID-19. As of Monday, 91.4 lakh people have been infected by the novel coronavirus across India, while 1,33,738 have lost their lives.
Coronavirus News Highlights: With sudden spurt in cases in some states post Diwali, Maharashtra government today Covid-19 test mandatory for all passengers arriving in Mumbai from Delhi, Rajasthan, Goa and Gujarat via air, road and train. The government said that a negative RT-PCR report will be compulsory for boarding flights to the financial capital. This new rule shall be applicable from November 25.
Actor Shefali Shah played Vartika Chaturvedi, whose character on 'Delhi Crime' was based on former Delhi Police DCP Chaya Sharma who cracked the case of the brutal gangrape within 72 hours.
Ghulam Nabi Azad, who was one of the 23 signatories of the unprecedented letter written to party President Sonia Gandhi, has again given his opinion on the issues plaguing the grand old party, in the aftermath of poor performance in Bihar and other states. He admitted that Congress has lost connection with people on the ground and that the situation is "not good."
Alison Doody referred to herself and her co-star Ray Stevenson as ‘Scott and Lady Scott’.
The thirteenth edition of the Indian Premier League concluded successfully in the first half of November with Mumbai Indians securing a record fifth title. Reportedly, the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) has earned a whopping amount of Rs. 4,000 crore even after shifting the season to UAE amid the COVID-19 pandemic. The BCCI's Treasurer Arun Dhumal opened up on the development.
Adar Poonawalla said he expected that some 90 percent of Serum Institute's doses were to be sold to the Indian government at around 250 rupees.
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Smart slogans and intense campaigning did not make up for Tejashwi Yadav’s regular absenteeism on the ground.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 23 (ANI): The three accused have who were arrested for attacking Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede and his team in Mumbai, have been sent to 14-day judicial custody on Monday.
The head coach of Team India, Ravi Shastri, believes the Indian fast bowlers will once again rule the roost during the Border-Gavaskar Trophy, Down Under. He recalled how the pace contingent decimated the Australian batting line-up during the 2018/19 tour. Notably, this time, the grueling tour will commence with the three-ODI series on November 27. Here is more on the same.
In a bid to increase sales, MG Motor's dealerships across India are offering great discounts on models such as the Hector, Hector Plus, and ZS EV. These offers are available for the first time and are valid till stocks last. They can be availed in the form of cash discounts, exchange bonuses, and maintenance packs. Here are more details.
Andrews managed to beat the deadly virus over a period of few months and came out stronger, having defeated the virus to mark her 100th birthday.
The BJP had won 18 seats from West Bengal in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections with a vote share of over 40%, just 3% less than the Trinamool Congress. Its resurgence in the state is a worry for TMC chief Mamata Banerjee.