South Asia faces health crisis as children miss vaccination

South Asia could face a further public health crisis as children miss routine vaccinations, the UN warned on Tuesday, spurring fears that the fallout from the pandemic might reverse hard-earned gains in the region. Also read: COVID-19 | UNICEF seeks more aid for at-risk West Asian kids The United Nations children’s agency UNICEF said hundreds…

Airtel signs $1 billion deal with Nokia to enhance network capacity

Nokia and Bharti Airtel on Tuesday announced a multi-year agreement to deploy Nokia’s SRAN solution across nine circles in India. The deal, which, according to an industry source, is pegged at close to $1 billion, will help Airtel to enhance the capacity of its networks, in particular 4G, and improve customer experience. Also read: Facebook…

Italy-returned Covid-19 patients in India have strains found in 9 nations | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The genome sequencing on nasal and throat samples of COVID-19 positive patients in India has confirmed that mutation has occured in Coronavirus. It has found that strains in those who who returned from Italy or were in touch with Italy-returned patients are similar to the strains found in nine countries. These nine countries…

Kalki Koechlin Singing A Portuguese Lullaby To Baby Daughter Sappho Will Make Your Day

Kalki Koechlin shared this photo. (Image courtesy: kalkikanmani) Highlights Kalki welcomed her baby daughter Sappho in February this year She often posts videos and pictures of the little munchkin She recently shared a video of herself singing a lullaby to Sappho New Delhi: Kalki Koechlin’s latest entry on Instagram is all about mom goals and…

China’s netizen population hits record 904 million: Report

The number of Internet connections in China reached a whopping 904 million by March this year, up by 75.08 million from 2018, according to an official report released on Tuesday. Internet penetration in China has reached 64.5%, up 4.9 percentage points over the end of 2018, the report issued by the China Internet Network Information…

Trump faults China for coronavirus’ spread, says U.S. investigating

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Monday that China could have stopped the coronavirus before it swept the globe and said his administration was conducting “serious investigations” into what happened. “We’re doing very serious investigations … We are not happy with China,” Trump said at a White House news conference. ”There are a lot of…

WHO calls for healthy, safe and decent working conditions for all health workers, amidst COVID-19 pandemic

On World Day for Safety and Health at Work, the World Health Organizations calls upon all governments, employers and workers organizations and the global community to take urgent measures for strengthen countries’ capacities to protect occupational health and safety of health workers and emergency responders respect their rights to decent working conditions, and develop national…

‘Fake news’: ICMR trashes claim it overpaid for test kits | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Indian Council of Medical Research dismissed as “fake news” the charge that it had paid Rs 4,500 for Covid-19 test kits it sourced from China as a controversy of sorts erupted over alleged profiteering by suppliers of the device crucial for the fight against the pandemic. The ICMR also said it had…

Data | The variable impact of the novel coronavirus across different countries

COVID-19 curves can be categorised into three types based on the number of recoveries, number of deaths and the number of active cases recorded over time. The charts depict the trajectories of select 14 countries which recorded at least 25,000 infections. More recoveries, reducing cases In recent times in China, Germany, Iran and Switzerland, the…

Kriti Sanon On Nepotism: “If I’d Been From A Film Family, I Wouldn’t Have To Reach Out” To Directors

Kriti Sanon shared this photo. (Image courtesy: kritisanon ) Highlights Kriti Sanon opened up about nepotism in a recent interview “The difference is still there,” she said “It has happened a few times,” she added New Delhi: Kriti Sanon, in an exclusive interview with Pinkvilla, opened up about nepotism in the film industry and revealed…

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