Tag: India

India starts huge vaccine drive as global virus deaths top 2 million

by AFP Bureaus India kicked off one of the world's largest coronavirus vaccination drives Saturday as the pandemic spread at a record pace and global...
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Concerns as India to roll out home-grown vaccine

by Jalees ANDRABI A homegrown coronavirus vaccine will be rolled out in India from Saturday even though clinical trials haven't been completed. But the government...

Police warn against gatherings in Singapore to support protesting farmers in India

Singapore — The Singapore Police Force (SPF) issued a statement on Tuesday (Dec 15), warning against persons who have gathered “at various locations” around...
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Chinese state-owned companies debt defaults send investors into a tizzy

India, Dec. 14 — Despite claims of an economic recovery, Chinese state-owned companies are defaulting on their debts. A string of missed debt repayments...
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Humans share pics of dogs hidden in plain sight. Can you spot them all?

India — Have you ever played “Where’s Waldo” as a kid? Do you still play those online ‘find the hidden object’ games on your...
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Why are Indian farmers protesting, and what can Modi do?

by Jalees ANDRABI As an army of resolute Indian farmers keeps up its blockade of New Delhi, Prime Minister Narendra Modi faces potentially the trickiest...
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Bison pokes head inside car looking for bread, driver reacts hysterically. Watch

India, Dec. 9 — Are you ready to giggle endlessly? Well, if so, then you’ve come to the right spot. This video, which documents...
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Pfizer, Serum Institute and Bharat Biotech apply for EUA in India: Here’s what might...

India, Dec. 8 — Hopes for an early vaccine for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in India have been rekindled after three firms, within days...
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Antibody clues in animal trials raise vaccine hopes

India, Dec. 6 — Sufficient quantities of antibodies and T cell response are able to stop macaques from being infected by the Sars-Cov-2, a...

India detains Chinese soldier in disputed border region

India said Monday that it had detained a Chinese soldier who strayed across the disputed frontier where the two countries are engaged in a...