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US woman tests positive for COVID-19 mid-flight, isolates for 5 hours in bathroom

Marisa Fotieo, a teacher from Michigan, said her throat began to hurt halfway through the trip on December 19

31 Dec 2021 1:26 PM

COVID-19 will not be the last pandemic humanity will face, warns UN chief

The first-ever International Day of Epidemic Preparedness was marked on December 27 last year

27 Dec 2021 9:55 AM

COVID-19 pandemic pushed over half a billion into extreme poverty: UN report

The pandemic also triggered the worst economic crisis since the 1930s

13 Dec 2021 9:31 AM

Elon Musk offloads $5 billion in Tesla shares days after Twitter poll

On Saturday Musk put up a poll on Twitter where he proposed to sell 10 per cent of Tesla stock

11 Nov 2021 12:56 PM

India re-elected to UNHRC for 6th term with overwhelming majority

Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) TS Tirumurti said that India will continue to further human rights issues

15 Oct 2021 12:41 AM

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Jaishankar raises Covid quarantine issue during his meeting with UK counterpart

According to new rules, Indian travellers who have received both doses of the Covishield vaccine will be considered unvaccinated

21 Sep 2021 10:10 AM

Kabul attacks reinforce need for world to stand unitedly against terrorism: India

Two suicide bombers and gunmen attacked crowds of Afghans flocking to Kabul's airport on Thursday

27 Aug 2021 10:37 AM

Delta variant may spread as easily as chickenpox, cause severe infection: Reports

The immediate next step for the agency is to acknowledge the war has changed

30 Jul 2021 12:43 PM

Let the fashion policing begin on opening day of Tokyo Games

Olympic gear makes for lively social media fodder, starting with the hours-long Parade of Nations

22 Jul 2021 11:40 AM

US life expectancy in 2020 saw biggest drop since World War II

The decrease for both Black Americans and Hispanic Americans was even worse, three years

21 Jul 2021 1:15 PM

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With virtual and in-person events, NYC commemorates Pride

The main New York City Pride parade was presented as a television broadcast special

28 Jun 2021 8:47 AM

Warren Buffett resigns from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

Bill Gates was formerly the world's richest person and his fortune is estimated at well over $100 billion

23 Jun 2021 8:55 PM

New York hospital to send ventilators, PPE kits for COVID relief efforts in India

Jaipur Foot USA will be in-charge for sending the shipment to India and then distributing it across various states

04 Jun 2021 9:33 AM

Only one of three strains of COVID variant first detected in India now a concern: WHO

The UN health agency said that in order to reflect this updated information, B.1.617 has been delineated

02 Jun 2021 10:05 AM

Jeff Bezos says will pass baton to new Amazon CEO on July 5

Seattle-based Amazon.com Inc. announced that Bezos was stepping down as CEO in February

27 May 2021 9:23 AM

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WHO reminds Serum Institute of its COVAX commitments amidst soaring demand in India

Earlier this month, Adar Poonawalla said it was not possible to ramp up production overnight

18 May 2021 11:18 AM

From presidents to faded stars, all welcomed by Larry King

If you sat down to talk with him, he could take you places with his words, and you would enjoy the journey

24 Jan 2021 1:31 PM

Ambani siblings feature on Fortune's 40 Under 40 list

As Jio board members, they helped seal the company's recent megadeal with Facebook— $5.7 billion for a 9.99% stake

03 Sep 2020 10:29 AM

Apple now world's most valuable company, dethrones Saudi Aramco

Apple rode the company's strong earnings report and its shares closed up by 10.47 per cent on Friday

02 Aug 2020 9:03 AM

Global trade extremely important for India's re-opening, says Raghuram Rajan

Rajan cautioned that corporations, households and governments will have enormous levels of debt as they move out of the pandemic

24 Jul 2020 4:29 PM

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