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11 killed in Russia school shooting

Moscow, May 11 (IANS) At least 11 people were killed and 32 others injured on Tuesday in a shooting incident at a school in...

China’s warning to Bangladesh’s Hasina not to join QUAD may backfire

By Mahua Venkatesh New Delhi, May 11 (IANS): China, on Monday warned Bangladesh of grave consequences if the latter joined any initiatives under the Quadrilateral...

India’s Covid situation nothing short of heartbreaking: Kamala Harris

Washington, May 9 (IANS) In an address to the Indian diaspora in the US, Vice President Kamala Harris lamented over the deteriorating Covidd-19 situation...

Global Covid-19 caseload tops 157.2 mn

Washington, May 9 (IANS) The overall global Covid-19 caseload has topped 157.2 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 3.27 million, according...

Moderna’s 3rd booster jab effective against Covid variants

Washington, May 7 (IANS) A third booster shot of US pharmaceutical Moderna's Covid vaccine can rapidly increase the level of antibodies in previously inoculated...

Netanyahu’s deadline to form government expires today

Tel Aviv , May 5 (ANI): Benjamin Netanyahu's deadline for forming a new Israeli government expired early on Wednesday. Both Netanyahu and his rivals made...

US FDA to authorise Pfizer jabs for 12 to 15-year-old by next week

Washington, May 4 (IANS) The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is planning to open Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for adolescents aged 12 to 15...

Experts feel ‘herd immunity’ looking unlikely in US: Report

New York, May 4 (IANS) There is consensus among scientists and public health experts that reaching 'herd immunity' is unlikely in the US, when...

Bill and Melinda Gates to divorce after 27 yrs

Washington, May 4 (IANS) The mega-billionaire couple Bill and Melinda Gates, who have emerged as a philanthropy powerhouse with a foundation named after themselves,...

G7 Ministers to meet for 1st time in 2 yrs

London, May 3 (IANS) Ministers from the G7 countries will meet in person for the first time in two years on Monday in London,...