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WORLD25, May 2020, 2:22 PM
Oxford’s coronavirus vaccine trial hits roadblock; low community transmission leaves only 50% chance
Of the 10 vaccine candidates that have progressed to human trials globally, six are in China and it is the only country to have a candidate now firmly into phase two of trials.
WORLD24, May 2020, 2:41 PM
Coronavirus: Wuhan lab chief calls virus leak claims 'pure fabrication'
The director of the Wuhan Institute of Virology said claims promoted by the Trump administration that the global coronavirus pandemic originated at the Chinese laboratory are a “pure fabrication."
WORLD20, May 2020, 1:45 PM
Coronavirus: Rolls-Royce to cut 9,000 jobs amid COVID-19 crisis
'We expect the loss of at least 9,000 roles from our global workforce of 52,000,' said Rolls-Royce amid the coronavirus (COVID-19) health crisis
SCIENCE20, May 2020, 10:55 AM
World Bee Day: What would happen if bees went extinct?
Bees play a vital role in the global food supply, pollinating crops which feed 90 per cent of the world's population. The population of honeybees alone has been declining rapidly, with a drop of a massive 89% between 2007 and 2016 and this has sparked worries of bees staring at extinction. The truth is, bees are crucial elements of our environment, and almost never get the credit that they deserve. If bees didn't exist, humans wouldn't either. Watch this video to know more.
WORLD19, May 2020, 9:14 AM
WHO bows to call from countries for independent COVID-19 probe
The “comprehensive evaluation," sought by a coalition of African, European and other countries, is intended to review "lessons learned” from WHO's coordination of the global response to COVID-19
WORLD15, May 2020, 2:44 PM
Coronavirus: US senator presents detailed 18-point plan to hold China accountable for crisis
US Senator Thom Tillis presented a detailed plan on Thursday, in which he blamed the Chinese government for “maliciously covering up and enabling a global pandemic” that has caused misery for several Americans.
WORLD13, May 2020, 7:25 PM
Covid-19: China tried to stop WHO from declaring global emergency, claims CIA
United States’ Central Intelligence Agency i.e. the CIA believes that China tried to prevent the World Health Organization from declaring Covid-19 a global health emergency early in the outbreak. Watch this video to know more.
WORLD5, May 2020, 9:31 AM
Global coronavirus death toll tops 2,50,000
Since it emerged in China in December, COVID-19 has infected more than 3.5 million people and devastated economies across the globe
WORLD3, May 2020, 10:40 AM
Coronavirus deaths in US climb by 1,435 in 24 hours as states reopen: Johns Hopkins
The United States has by far the highest death toll of any country in the global coronavirus pandemic
Entertainment2, May 2020, 3:43 PM
Ramayan becomes most viewed entertainment program globally, sets world record
The re-telecast of the TV show started on Doordarshan National in March soon after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced a nationwide lockdown to contain the spread of novel coronavirus
Lifestyle30, Apr 2020, 2:50 PM
Lockdowns could lead to 7 million unplanned pregnancies: UN
The United Nations Population Fund projected around seven million unwanted pregnancies due to lost access to contraceptives with coronavirus-related lockdowns in most countries remaining in place
Entertainment29, Apr 2020, 10:40 PM
RIP Irrfan Khan: The versatile actor's inspiring Hollywood journey
In a profound loss to the world of international cinema, actor Irrfan Khan passed away on April 29, 2020, at the age of 53. The actor had been battling a neuro endocrine tumour since 2018 and had been admitted to Mumbai’s Kokilaben Hospital for a colon infection on Tuesday. Grief-stricken messages and condolences poured in across social media, as the world grapples to come to terms with his sad demise. Irrfan Khan, whose arresting eyes narrated a sea of stories, was possibly the finest actor of his generation. His passion for the craft of acting and his love for unusual characters won him not just critical acclaim, but also made him a popular brand ambassador on the global stage of television and cinema. Watch this video to know more.
Entertainment29, Apr 2020, 6:27 PM
From the New York Times to BBC: International media pay tribute to Irrfan Khan
Several foreign media houses like BBC, The New York Times, Hollywood Reporter and others pay tribute to the global star Irrfan Khan on his untimely demise
Entertainment28, Apr 2020, 8:18 PM
Coronavirus: K-Pop group BTS suspends world tour
Big Hit Entertainment has announced the decision to reschedule BTS’s “Map of the Soul” tour due to the COVID-19 global pandemic.
India28, Apr 2020, 4:53 PM
WhatsApp's forwarding limit cuts viral messages by 70%
“We recently introduced a limit to sharing ‘highly forwarded messages’ to just one chat. Since putting into place this new limit, globally there has been a 70% reduction in the number of highly forwarded messages sent on WhatsApp,” said a company spokesperson.