Several dozens of decomposing dead bodies were seen floating in the Ganga river in Bihar's Buxar district this morning, highlighting the unending trauma of India's catastrophic COVID-19 crisis. Purported videos of the bodies, suspected to be of coronavirus patients, have gone viral on social media, sparking shock and fear. Several bodies eventually piled up at the river banks at the Chausa town.
While there is no other explanation for the tweet other than it implying he meant it for the generic group of 'coronavirus' and not specifically Covid-19, it blew up a year ago too, when the pandemic had in full-sway hit the world.
BCCI president Sourav Ganguly has said that the Indian cricket team will tour Sri Lanka in July for a limited-overs bilateral series.However, the top players will not be featuring in the series.The likes of skipper Virat Kohli and vice-captain Rohit Sharma will not be part of the tour as they will be engaged in a marquee five-match Test series in England.
Swaminathan said that the double mutation strain consists of variants found in Brazil and South Africa and it evades body's immune response.
The variant is less likely to be resistant to vaccines or antibodies, said UK’s top health expert
Qureshi is starring in Snyder’s horror and action film Army of The Dead
The country also recorded 3,29,942 new cases over the past 24 hours.
Dubai, May 11 (PTI) Saudi Arabia has announced 118 humanitarian projects worth over USD 123 million for cash-strapped Pakistan in food security, health, education and water during Prime Minister Imran Khan’s two-day visit, according to a report.
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said regardless of the accused's stature, those involved in the selling of fake medicines will be sternly dealt with and their properties will be attached.
A putrid stench hangs over Sheikh Jarrah, a tiny neighbourhood of East Jerusalem where protesters are trying to prevent Israel evicting eight Palestinian families and letting Jews move in. The standoff has seen violent clashes around the walled Old City and on Monday led to rocket fire by Gaza militants, drawing Israeli airstrikes on Gaza that health officials there said killed nine Palestinians. It has also made Sheikh Jarrah an emblem of what Palestinians see as an Israeli campaign to force them out of East Jerusalem.
Beijing, May 10 (PTI) Accusing the US of maintaining double standards, China on Monday played down global concerns over its out-of-control rocket remnants re-entering the Earth's atmosphere and crashing into the Indian Ocean near the Maldives.
In view of the deadly second wave and to avoid more such outbreaks, India needed to scale up its vaccination process on the 43 lakh-mark achieved on April 5.
Dr Gopalan and Dr Bissell worked together in research on cancer at California’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory for many years after that.
Islamabad [Pakistan], May 11 (ANI): Pakistan's exports to Afghanistan have declined in the current fiscal year, which is depriving the former country of a major market for its products and dwindling trade with its neighbour.
Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], May 10 (ANI): People in large numbers gathered outside Government Kilpauk Medical College in Chennai on Monday to procure Remdesivir, a drug used in the treatment of COVID-19 patients, for their family members.
"Use them, fool," he said while referring to using one's lungs as a solution for India's oxygen crisis.
New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): India registered 3,66,161 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, said the union health ministry on Monday morning. With this, the cumulative count of the cases has gone up to 2,26,62,575.
Thousands amassed, apparently without police knowledge, for Abdul Hamid Mohammad Salimul Qadri’s funeral in Badaun.
Mark Zuckerberg's post may have also raised the price of Bitcoin, much like Elon Musk's tweets do for other cryptocurrencies like Dogecoin.
‘We used to receive eight to 10 bodies a day earlier, now we receive 10 times more,’ says one volunteer