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Weird NewsJul 22, 2021, 8:41 PM IST
British designer creates a wedding gown out of 1,500 upcycled facemasks; leaves netizens amazed
The pictures of beautiful white gown created by the wedding planner website and supplier marketplace Hitched, made up of 1,500 upcycled facemasks, goes viral.
World NewsJul 21, 2021, 1:19 PM IST
Seychelles sells 'digital' endangered birds as NFTs for conservation
This move aims to raise money for conservation as the traditional sources of funding have dried up during the ongoing pandemic.
World NewsJul 21, 2021, 9:48 AM IST
WHO chief warns: 'The pandemic is a test and the world is failing'
The WHO chief said that anyone who thinks the pandemic is over because it is over where they live is living in a fool's paradise.
SportsJul 20, 2021, 12:33 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: Is Olympic Village safe? Here's what IOC health advisor says
The Tokyo Olympics is less than a week away, as the athletes have reached the Japanese capital and staying at the Olympic Village. However, is the Village safe enough in this COVID-19 pandemic era? Here's what the IOC health advisor had to say.
World NewsJul 19, 2021, 2:56 PM IST
Angry passengers push unmasked man off train in Spain; watch viral video
Spain has observed a rise in Covid-19 cases prompting authorities to impose stricter restrictions. Now a video of angry passengers forcing an unmasked man off a train onto the platform for flouting Covid-19 protocols has emerged on social media.
Weird NewsJul 17, 2021, 11:27 AM IST
Baby born during pandemic thinks everything is a sanitising station; watch adorable video
From lamp posts to electrical circuits, a little girl born during the pandemic last year thinks everything is a hand sanitiser.
SportsJul 15, 2021, 5:22 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC guidelines state mask to be worn at all times, group photos on podium not allowed
The Tokyo Olympics is just eights days away, while the global event is being held amidst the raging pandemic. Meanwhile, IOC has issued guidelines, which states that the mask is to be worn at all times, where there would be no group photos on the podium.
Top StoriesJul 15, 2021, 1:16 PM IST
Kerala HC slams state govt for ineffective crowd control measures in public areas amid COVID pandemic
"Social distancing is not being maintained in public places. The only thing is that people are wearing masks. This is the view of public places in Kerala," a Bench of Justice TR Ravi said.
Top StoriesJul 12, 2021, 11:11 PM IST
208.6 million Indians undernourished in 2018-2020, says new UN report
A multi-agency United Nations report has said that world hunger and malnutrition levels worsened dramatically last year, a first-of-its-kind global assessment in the pandemic era has revealed.
Weird NewsJul 10, 2021, 5:58 PM IST
Daughter imitating her mom on WFH is winning hearts of netizens; watch the video
A video of a daughter imitating her mother, who works from home due to the pandemic, is making rounds on social media.
SportsJul 10, 2021, 5:08 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: IOC President Thomas Bach glad at Games being conducted despite unprecedented circumstances
The Tokyo Olympics will be played 13 days from Saturday. While challenges surrounding the prevailing COVID-19 pandemic remain high, the Games are going ahead on schedule and on time. As a result, IOC President Thomas Bach is glad that it is happening.
SportsJul 8, 2021, 9:05 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics to be held without spectators, confirms organising committee
The Tokyo Olympics is set to get underway from July 23 and run until August 8. Meanwhile, Tokyo is currently under health concern regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, with cases on the rise. As a result, the Games would be held without spectators.
SportsJul 7, 2021, 5:43 PM IST
Tokyo Olympics: 2 workers at Athletes' Village test positive for COVID
The Tokyo Olympics is just 16 days away. However, the health safety of the participants remains uncertain amidst the prevailing pandemic. Meanwhile, a couple of workers at the Olympic Village have tested positive for COVID.
Top StoriesJul 7, 2021, 12:05 PM IST
Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath gives nod for Kanwar yatra, directs officials to issue guidelines
Last year, the Uttar Pradesh government had suspended the Kanwar yatra in view of the pandemic.