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Bill and Melinda Gates announce to end marriage after 27 years

Washington: Microsoft co-founder and philanthropist Bill Gates and his wife Melinda Gates announced the decision to end their marriage after 27 years, saying “we no longer believe we can grow together as a couple in the next phase of our…

PM Modi to hold virtual summit with UK counterpart Boris Johnson today

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to hold a virtual summit with his UK counterpart Boris Johnson on Tuesday, in which the leaders will launch the Comprehensive Roadmap 2030, to further enhance bilateral ties. A Ministry of External…

COVID-19: First lot of Russian vaccine Sputnik V arrives in Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) : A flight carrying the first lot of Sputnik V vaccines from Russia, landed in Hyderabad, Telangana on Saturday. Last month, the Drug Controller General (DCGI) had issued permission for Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories to import the Russian vaccine…

Indian students added to US travel exemptions list

Washington: After the US announced travel restrictions on India which are set to start on May 4, the Biden administration has further announced that certain categories of students, academics, and journalists are exempted from the new set of travel restrictions.…

US delivers large shipments of medical supplies to India

New Delhi:¬†Two American military aircraft on Friday brought to India large amounts of emergency medical supplies as part of the Joe Biden administration’s support to the country’s fight against a devastating wave of the coronavirus pandemic. The first consignment of…

Mauritius sends 200 oxygen concentrators to India

New Delhi: Mauritius has joined an international initiative in extending support to India in its fight against a severe second wave of coronavirus pandemic that has swept through the country. Mauritian Prime Minister Pravind Kumar Jugnauth said both the countries…

Pfizer, BioNTech seek COVID vaccine authorisation for kids

London: Pfizer Inc and BioNTech have submitted a request to the European drug regulator for the approval of their coronavirus vaccine to be extended to include children 12 to 15 years old, in a move that could offer younger and…

Chinese President sends message to PM Modi, offers to strengthen anti-pandemic cooperation

Beijing : Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday sent a message to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and offered cooperation in dealing with the situation created by COVID-19. Xi said China is willing to strengthen anti-pandemic cooperation with India, and provide…

COVID-19: Japan to provide 300 oxygen concentrators, ventilators to India

Tokyo: Japanese Ambassador to India Satoshi Suzuki on Friday informed that the country will provide 300 oxygen generators and as many ventilators to India which is currently facing the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic. Taking to Twitter, Suzuki said that…

COVID-19 surge: Bangladesh to send Remdesivir to India next week

Dhaka: Bangladesh will be sending Remdesivir, an anti-viral medicine being used in COVID-19 treatment, along with other medical supplies to India next week, said country’s Foreign Secretary Masud Bin Momen. “India sought Remdesivir [from us]. We have taken measures to…

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