As India battles the deadly second wave of Coronavirus Pandemic, another horryfying case of deaths due to lack of oxygen comes to light, Eleven Covid patients who were in the ICU ward died at a government hospital in Andhra Pradesh's Tirupati on Monday evening after the supply of medical oxygen was disrupted.
Union home minister Amit Shah held a review meeting on Monday with chief ministers of West Bengal, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh and lieutenant governor of Andaman and Nicobar Islands to discuss the preparedness for very severe cyclone Yaas, which is likely to make a landfall on the eastern coast on Wednesday. The East Coast Railway has cancelled 90 trains running on this route. It is likely to cancel 10 more by this evening as Cyclone Yaas gains momentum before intensifying into a severe storm.
#Yaas #CycloneYaas #WestBengal
Actor Sonu Sood has been a messiah for many Indians in India's Coronavirus Pandemic. He has reached out to a maximum number of people through the Sood foundation which is run by him. Applauding one such person who recently made a kind contribution to the actor’s foundation, Sonu Sood called this girl from Andhra Pradesh, ‘the richest Indian.’
#SonuSood #RichestIndian #BodduNagaLakshmi
Ever since the pandemic began, people have come up with the most bizarre solutions for the virus, But this man's advertisement beats them all. It has Going viral on the social media after he suggested a foolproof solution to get rid of the Covid-19 virus by just changing the spellings. According to the man, who is from Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh, the pandemic will end if we start writing Corona as Caronaa and Covid-19 as Covviyd-19.
#Covid19 #BizarreCovidAdvertisement #AndhraPradesh
Two AP Forest Development Corporation officers were caught taking bribe of Rs. 1.5 lakh at their office in Satyavedu town of Chittoor district by ACB officials. AP Forest Development Corporation has recently held e-tender for Eucalyptus trees. A contractor had bought 14,000 tonnes of Eucalyptus trees for Rs 7 crores. He paid 10% of the amount as deposit for tender. After winning the tender he has paid 25% of the amount, i.e., Rs 1.03 crore as bank security deposit. However, a No Objection Certificate was needed for which Forest Development Corporation officials demanded bribe. Before making the payment, contractor approached the ACB sleuths in order to get the forest officials caught red handed.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the focus must be on repairing and preparing the health infrastructure as well as the economy for future challenges. With most states recording a drop in Covid cases and deaths, restrictions put in place to break the chain of transmission are being gradually lifted. Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan tweeted Wednesday that The decision to increase the gap between two doses of the Covishield vaccine was transparent and based on scientific data.
#PMModi #Covid19 #ChiragPaswan
New Yorkers were jubilant on Tuesday night as they gathered to watch a fireworks display celebrating the end of nearly all COVID-19 restrictions.
New York has welcomed the lifting of Covid restrictions by celebrating it with fireworks. New York is lifting all state-mandated coronavirus restrictions after reporting that 70% of the state's adults have received at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine.
#NewYork #Covid19 #FireworksInNewYork
Hundreds of people have taken to the streets in a further outbreak of anti-government
protests. Students have been at the forefront of the unrest. They demand an end to police violence and repression, as well as free and accessible public education and better jobs
#ColumbianYouth #Columbia #Columbian
Germany's first Islamic college has started training imams. Instruction is held in German and partly financed by the German government, in an effort to gain independence from Muslim-majority countries that support imams in Germany.
#ImamsInGermany #Germany #IslamicCollege
Today, a 22-day-old baby girl was found in a wooden box drifting in the Ganga river in the Ghazipur district of Uttar Pradesh. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has announced that the UP government will bear full responsibility for bringing up the child.
#BabyInABox #Ghazipur #UP
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was disastrously slow to impose a lockdown in 2020 because he thought COVID-19 was a scare story and even considered getting injected with coronavirus on live television to show it was benign, his former chief adviser said. Emily Wither has more.
As the country continues to battle the Coronavirus Pandemic, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Kharagpur has postponed the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2021 in view of the worsening situation across the country. The examination was scheduled for July 3, 2021. IIT Kharagpur said in official notification Considering the prevailing pandemic situation due to COVID-19, JEE (Advanced) 2021 which was scheduled to be held on July 03, 2021 (Saturday) stands postponed. The revised date of examination will be announced at an appropriate time.
#JeeAdvanced #Covid19 #Kharagpur
A Scottish man has finally left hospital nearly 200 days after he was first admitted with coronavirus. Neil McLaughlin, Wendy Busby, and Dr Chris Keuh speak.Neil McLaughlin was taken to University Hospital Hairmyres in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, on November 21 last year with the “typical symptoms” of a cough and feeling out of breath.
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Argentina recorded record daily cases of Covid-19 two days in a row this week, highlighting the country’s difficulty in bringing a surge under control and forcing the government to weigh whether to extend its restrictions. CNN’s Rafael Romo reports.