#India

.Washington D.C., DC, USA
The US is the worst-affected country with 579,280 deaths. (

  • International support grows for a US proposal to waive patents on vaccines
  • Health ministry numbers show record jumps both in deaths and new cases in India
  • Moderna says its vaccine is 96% effective among youths aged 12 to 17

London, May 6 (PTI) External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday expressed deep concern over the attack on Maldives Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed and said that he knows that the ...

Sofia (Bulgaria), May 6 (PTI) Sumit Malik on Thursday became the fourth Indian men's free style wrestler to qualify for the Tokyo Games when he reached the 125kg summit clash at the World ...

Sofia (Bulgaria), May 6 (PTI) India's Greco Roman wrestler Naveen Kumar, who was set to compete in the World Olympic Qualifiers here, has tested positive for COVID-19, forcing him to withdraw ...

New Delhi, May 6 (PTI) The European Union is looking at discussing a US-backed proposal to temporarily waive patents on COVID-19 vaccines to boost production, EU officials said on Thursday.

New Delhi, May 6 (PTI) The India A regulars like Abhimanyu Easwaran and Priyank Panchal will be in contention along with rookie sensation Devdutt Padikkal when the selectors on Friday pick ...

Chandigarh, May 6 (PTI) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday urged Congress MPs from the state to put pressure on the Centre to augment supplies of oxygen, vaccines and vital ...

.Paris, France
A Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 coronavirus vaccine shipment is offloaded at the Dubai International Airport cargo terminal, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (AP/PTI Photo)

  • The US' Trade Representative Katherine Tai said the country supports the waiver of patent protections for vaccines
  • WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said the announcement was "a monumental moment"
  • Russian President Vladimir Putin also said he supported the idea of a waiver on patent protections

Peshawar, May 6 (PTI) Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial government has initiated the process to take formal custody of the ancestral houses of legendary Bollywood actors Dilip Kumar and ...

New Delhi, May 6 (PTI) The Israeli embassy on Thursday said a partnership has been initiated by the International Federation of Indo-Israel Chambers of Commerce (IFIICC) through which an ...