COVID-19 Reinfection: First Case Of Reinfection (India) Reported, Govt. Orders Clinical Study

This week, India reported the first case of Covid-19 reinfection. A 27-year-old woman who had first tested positive in July and then discharged after a full recovery from a mild form of the coronavirus infection is the first confirmed case of Covid-19 reinfection in the country. The woman from Bengaluru has tested positive again nearly […]

India needs to adapt to the world of tomorrow

For Lenin, the unwavering priority was that the treaty provided much-needed relief to the Bolsheviks who were already fighting the Russian Civil War (1917-1922) on their soil while the Red Army was elsewhere desperately pushing back the interventionist forces of thirteen foreign nations (including the Americans) who attempted to turn the tide of history in […]

India has one of the world’s lowest Covid-19 mortality rates. But the numbers don’t tell the whole story

Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, wears a Washington Nationals mask June 30 as he arrives to testify at a Senate committee hearing about the coronavirus pandemic. Fauci issued a stark warning to lawmakers, telling them he wouldn’t be surprised if the United States sees new cases of […]

Bollywood Celebrates Chaintanya Tamhane’s Best Screenplay Win for ‘The Disciple’ at Venice Film Festival

Thank you for sharing this ..!! I am just sooooo so so happy todayyy!!! INDIA CELEBRATE !!!!! #TheDisciple @la_Biennale !! Its a big win for filmakers in india. Thank you #ChaitanyaTamhane for leading us yet again into the New Age. VivekGombar – you dear , are a force!! https://t.co/K4P6xotsnh

India now country with second-highest number of coronavirus cases

In the spring, India had ordered the world’s largest lockdown to try to mitigate their infection rates. But, the government changed course in June following months of economic devastation. Their economy shrank by 24% in the second quarter over the same period a year earlier; it was the largest drop ever recorded, according to The Washington Post.

These retired Army officers went online to celebrate 50 years of training

The preparation for the 2020 meet began two-and-a-half years ago, says Colonel EJJ Isaacs, in Chennai, who in 2012 was appointed as the course coordinator by the OTA alumni association. Lieutenant Colonel KJ Singh in Mohali did a lot of the legwork of getting phone numbers and starting a WhatsApp group. For the first meeting […]

Tripura declares holiday as it celebrates Dipa Karmakar’s homecoming

“In independent India, Dipa is the first Indian woman to take part in the Olympics and also, in the final event, do the risky Produnova vault in artistic gymnastics. Not getting medal is not a big issue, it is historic that she took part in the final event,” Sarkar said.

People should use more electric vehicles to curb pollution: Prakash Javadekar

pollution, Union Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar on Monday and urged people to shift to electric vehicles. Speaking at a webinar on the first ever ‘International Day of Clean Air For Blue Skies’, Javadekar also urged the states to come up with specific plans of how to reduce pollution in their respective cities. “We did not […]

Exclusive: International Literacy Day 2019: This Street School Is Providing Education to Slum Kids

Why Is ‘Pehchaan’ Necessary In 2015, 5 volunteers came together with the idea of starting up a volunteer group where underprivileged children in India could get a chance at education. With 5 volunteers and 10 children, Pehchaan The Street School began 4 and a half years ago and is now at a capacity of more […]

‘The Chinese claim on our land is wrong’

The Nyishi, Tagin, Momba tribes live on both sides of the border. They look similar, worship the sun and moon, but the difference is that we speak Hindi and they speak Chini.