Keeping up with the commitment to assist countries in fight against pandemic, India on February 25 dispatched the first batch of COVID-19 vaccines to Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire, country in West Africa from Mumbai.
Over 25 nations have already received 'Made in India' vaccines and 49 more countries will be receiving them in coming days.
India has been at the forefront of the global vaccine deliveries.
Voting started in Benin on Sunday in a presidential election as some opposition parties called for a boycott following a week of deadly protests against the incumbent Patrice Talon, who is heavily favored to win a second term. Emily Wither reports.
COVID-19 cases continued to rise in Maharashtra as state reported over 68,000 cases on April 19. Migrant workers began to return to their native places from Mumbai amid COVID scare. Workers thronged Lokmanya Tilak Terminus to catch trains on April 19. Currently, Mumbai has 86,688 active cases of COVID-19. The State government has imposed lockdown-like restrictions till May 01 and has also imposed Section 144 in view of spread of coronavirus.
A pointsman in Mumbai Division, Mayur Shelkhe saved life of a child who lost his balance while walking on platform 2 of at Mumbai's Vangani Railway Station. He fell on railway tracks while a train was moving in his direction. The pointsmanin nick of time, saved the child.
Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff along with his rumoured girlfriend and actor Disha Patani got papped at Mumbai airport. The duo jet off to spend vacations. Tiger Shroff and Disha's casual airport looks were a treat for the eyes. On work front, Tiger will be next seen in 'Heropanti 2' while Disha will be seen in Salman Khan-starrer 'Radhe'.
COVID-19 cases continue to surge across the country. With 2,73,810 COVID cases, the country reported highest ever spike on April 19. The country has reported over 2 lakh cases for 5th consecutive day...
COVID-19 situation continues to deteriorate across the country. Daily cases breached 2-lakh mark for 4th consecutive day on April 18 as India reported 2,61,500 new cases. Country's COVID caseload is at..