India dispatched consignments of SII's Covishield to Myanmar, Seychelles and Mauritius. India is sending Covid-19 vaccines as part of donation program to neighbours and key partners. Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal were also part of India's initial rollout of vaccines. In addition, India plans to...
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a visit to Bangladesh on March 26 to participate in the 50th anniversary celebrations of the liberation of Bangladesh in 1971. Hours after the investigation into the case involving the explosive-laden car found outside Mukesh Ambani's residence in Mumbai last month was transferred to the National Investigation Agency, Maharashtra Chief Minister said there was something fishy behind NIA taking over probe. Offering a clarification after facing public backlash, Chief Justice of India, SA Bobde said that his remarks in the minor case was completely misreported. Maharashtra Congress MLA Amin Patel on Monday demanded that the title of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming movie Gangubai Kathiawadi be changed, claiming it maligns the name of Kathiawad city.
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Union Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani attended International Women's Day' event on March 08. She said, "Women here are oft celebrated societally for strength and achievements. Not many look at the chip on our shoulders, a chip on which we falter at times publically in social media where we give back as strongly as we get from so-called trolls but also an opportunity in the august House where irrespective of our political ideologies, we speak on issues that bring transformation in the lives of millions of women across the nation." She further said, "Under PM Modi's leadership, narrative has shifted from women's development to women-led development. We now lead change not just for us but also for other women. Because of this, for the first time in National Education policy's history, we have Gender Inclusion Fund. There are still skies to touch. Our flag and constitution are one despite being from different political ideologies."
Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the event 'Azadi Ka Amrut Mahotsav'. The event took place via video conferencing on March 08. While addressing at the committee meeting to mark 75 years of Independence, PM Modi said, "Today, India is doing things that couldn't be imagined some years ago. In this journey of 75 years, the country has reached here gradually. There are contributions of so many people to the country in this journey." "The country can't progress by denying anyone's contribution. The country goes forward by accepting and respecting everyone's contribution and we want to follow this mantra," he added.
Preliminary data from a study conducted at the University of Oxford indicates that the COVID-19 vaccine developed by AstraZeneca is effective against the Brazilian variant of the disease. Colette Luke has more.
An individual infected with the Brazil variant of coronavirus has been found, Public Health England has confirmed. Report by Jonesia. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Moroccan actress and dancer Nora Fatehi created history as her dance number 'Dilbar,' smashing all records, touched 1 billion-mark on YouTube. Nora is the first African Arab female artist to achieve this feat. A surprise flash mob was planned for Nora at the T-series office by her team. Calling it a "turning point" in her career, Nora said that Dilbar has changed many lives for the better. Super hit dance number featured in film 'Satyamev Jayate'. Apart from 'Dilbar,' Nora has given hit numbers to the bollywood industry including 'Garmi,' 'O Saki Saki,' 'Ek Toh Kam Zindagani.' Actress and dancer will be next in her upcoming film 'Bhuj: The Pride of India.'
Yemen's Houthi forces fired drones and missiles at the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry on Sunday, including a Saudi Aramco facility at Ras Tanura vital to petroleum exports. Flora Bradley-Watson reports.
White House Communications Director Kate Bedingfield tells CNN’s Jake Tapper that the Biden administration has “taken concrete actions to sanction individuals who were involved” in the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
The fiancee of slain Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi wants sanctions imposed on "murderer" Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, after a U.S. intelligence report implicated him in the killing. Adam Reed reports.
Indian cricketer Harmanpreet Kaur has achieved another big milestone by becoming the fifth Indian woman cricketer to play 100 ODIs representing India. The Indian team is taking on South Africa in the ongoing match in Lucknow. She joins Mithali Raj, Jhulan Goswami, Anjum Chopra, Amita Sharma who are other players who have played 100 ODIs for India.
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A new consensus is emerging among scientists who say data in recent weeks on new variants from South Africa and Brazil has undercut their optimism about eradicating SARS-CoV-2 in the near future. Lisa Bernhard produced this report.
In the light of coronavirus vaccine rollout, another mock drill will take place on January 8 across all States and Union Territories, the Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan reiterated on Thursday...
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