WHO thanks India for ‘Vaccine Maitri’

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), on Saturday thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his “continued support” to the global Covid-19 response. India’s ‘Vaccine Maitri’ initiative is providing vaccines to its neighbouring countries. “Thank you #India and Prime

‘Dhanyavaad’: Bolsonaro thanks Modi for vaccine exports

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said “Dhanyavaad” (thank you) to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for helping the South American nation with Covid-19 vaccine exports. Taking to Twitter on Friday night, the President said: “Namaskar, Prime Minister Narendra Modi… Brazil is honoured to


EU agrees to consider further restrictions

Leaders of the European Union (EU) have agreed to consider further restrictions to curb the spread of the coronavirus by strongly discouraging non-essential travel between member states, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said. “All non-essential travel should be strongly discouraged


Boris refuses to rule out lockdown until Summer

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said that it was “too early to say when restrictions will be lifted” as coronavirus infections in the country continue to remain high. “We’ve got to observe the lockdown, the stay at home message, protect each other


Covid death toll passes 2.07mn worldwide

The total number of global coronavirus cases has topped 96.8 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 2.07 million, according to the Johns Hopkins University. In its latest update on Thursday morning, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering


Covid Tally In France Mounts To 2,965,117

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in France hit a two-month high at 26,784, health authorities said on Wednesday. A higher daily tally, at 28,393, was registered on November 18, 2020, according to official data, Xinhua news agency reported. Meanwhile, the country’s

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