In a major boost to Atmanirbhar Bharat and strengthening Indian Army, Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO) successfully flight tested indigenously developed low weight, fire & forget Man-Portable Anti-Tank Guided Missile (MPATGM) on Wednesday, said DRDO.
Today, Olympics organisers said that a person has tested positive for Covid-19 at the Tokyo Olympics athletes' village; Delhi Police said it would meet the farmer leaders to suggest alternative venues for their protest; Weeks after two explosives-laden drones crashed into the Indian Air Force base in Jammu, Union home minister Amit Shah said that the DRDO is working on indigenous counter-drone technology; Centres for Disease Control and Prevention said that for the first time in nearly two decades, a rare case of human monkeypox was detected in America’s Texas.
#FarmerProtest #MonsoonSession #Covid19
Drug firm Mankind Pharma today said it has received a licence from the Defence Research and Development Organisation to manufacture and market oral 2-deoxy-D-glucose (2-DG), used for the treatment of Covid-19.
For more information on the 2-DG oral drug, watch:
What is 2-DG: New drug approved for Covid emergency use: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a7_AXIkljpA
DRDO's new Covid-19 drug 2-DG: All you need to know: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kFl3xZQm3qs
#MankindPharma #2DG #Covid19
Yesterday, in a high-level meeting chaired by PM Modi, measures and tactics to tackle 'weaponised drones used for terror purposes' were discussed. The meeting was attended by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Home Minister Amit Shah, and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, and others.
To know more about drones spotted from Jammu & the possible danger of UAV terror attacks, watch: https://youtu.be/w-E3EMes7Qk
To know more about the drones shot down by Indian soldiers at Kauchak, watch: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F2o3SFfnYrc
To know more about the explosions in Jammu Air Force Station, watch: https://youtu.be/EWI70zh9aug
#PMModi #CounterDronePolicy #Jammu
Experts are warning that the flooding in Germany could set off a new wave off COVID-19 infections. Plus: Relatively well developed Kenya is Africa's new COVID 19 hotspot and Berlin's Humboldt Forum opens.
Quadratic Capital Management’s Nancy Davis on why stagflation could be a greater risk than inflation. Plus, Stanley Black & Decker CFO Don Allan on how inflation, supply chain issues, and the chip shortage are affecting business. And Schwab’s Omar Aguilar breaks down the recent volatility and how investors should handle the latest Covid headlines.
In a recent development, tourists have been visiting Himachal Pradesh as the heatwave has hit the plains and the second wave of Covid-19 seeing a significant decline in the country.
#CovidThirdWave #Manali #Tourists
While evidence shows that children generally only suffer mild symptoms of the Coronavirus, most scientists believe immunizing children is crucial to achieving herd immunity. Finland is one of the few countries running trials on kids as young as six months.
#Finland #Covid19 #Coronavirus
At a time when the Indian economy has been ravaged by the repurcussions of the lockdown induced by the deadly second wave of the Coronavirus pandemic, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has announced a slew of relief measures.
#NirmalaSitharaman #EconomicRelief #Rs1.1
Delhi reported 85 new Coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours, the lowest tally since May 1st of last year; According to a report by PTI, TMC MP Mimi Chakraborty from the Jadavpur constituency has fallen ill today; Former Madhya Pradesh minister and BJP legislator Ajay Vishnoi said he was ‘ashamed’ that Maneka Gandhi was an MP from his party; Devendra Fadnavis said his party will restore reservation for the OBCs in local bodies if given the power or else he will retire from politics.
#Covid19 #MimiChakraborty #ManekaGandhi #DevendraFadnavis
Medical oxygen leak reported at South Goa on Tuesday. In the video, oxygen can be seen leaking from a tanker at a hospital. The incident was reported from South Goa District hospital. Fire tenders were..