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Bangladesh extends border closure with India till June 30

Bangladesh on Sunday extended border closure with India till June 30 as the COVID-19 situation in neighbouring districts of the country continued to deteriorate. The...

US says India’s increased COVID-19 vaccines manufacturing capacity has potential to be ‘game changer’

The US Department of State on Thursday (local time) said that the increased manufacturing capacity of COVID-19 vaccines in India has the potential to...

Google claims new IT rules not applicable to its search engine, HC seeks Centre’s...

US-based Google LLC has contended that India's new IT rules for digital media are not applicable to its search engine, and urged the Delhi...

China reports world’s first human case of H10N3 bird flu

China’s National Health Commission on Tuesday informed that the first case of human infection with the H10N3 strain of bird flu from the country’s...

Remove content terming ‘Indian variant’: India tells social media intermediaries

India took a strong objection to the use of the term so-called 'Indian variant' for the B.1.617 variant of the coronavirus on social media...

World’s largest iceberg breaks off Antarctica: European Space Agency

An enormous iceberg has calved from the western side of the Ronne Ice Shelf, lying in the Weddell Sea, in Antarctica. The iceberg, dubbed A-76,...

Death toll in Gaza climbs to 198 as Israel-Palestine conflict continues

The death toll in Palestine due to Israeli airstrikes has reached 198 on Monday, said Hamas-run Health Ministry in Gaza. Citing the Ministry, The Times...

Over 1,050 rockets, mortar shells fired from Gaza Strip since Monday: Israel Defence Forces

The Israeli Army on Wednesday said over 1,050 rockets and mortar shells were fired from the Gaza Strip towards Israel since the violence broke...

High, upper-middle countries with 53 pc population received 83 pc world’s vaccine: WHO chief

Highlighting the inequality in the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesu on Monday informed that High and upper-middle countries represent 53...

Israel sending life-saving equipment to India to fight COVID-19: Foreign Minister Ashkenazi

Israel will send life-saving equipment to India, including individual oxygen generators to help the country address the difficult situation with the spread of the...