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Indonesian President Joko Widodo receives a shot of Sinovac's COVID-19 vaccine. (Photo Credit: AP/PTI)

  • The real-world study involved 25,374 health workers in Indonesia
  • SinoVac's vaccine, CoronaVac, provided 94% protection against coronavirus infection
  • In another real-world study conducted in Chile, CoronaVac was found to be 67% effective

BRUSSELS, May 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The European Commission announced this morning the names of the 17 inspiring young people from around the world who will enrich the debates at the 2021 ...

Indonesian Submarine KRI Nanggala 402. (Photo credit-Twitter/@@ajplus)

  • Heri Okatavian, the commander of KRI Nanggala 402, is seen singing the goodbye song with other crew member
  • Indonesian submarine sank and all the 53 members aboard were killed
  • Crew members were singing Sampai Jumpa, which means goodbye

Mumbai, Apr 26 (PTI) Underworld don Rajendra Nikalje alias Chhota Rajan has tested positive for COVID-19 and admitted to the New Delhi-based All India Institute of Medical Services (AIIMS), ...

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Authorities have not given an explanation for the accident so far. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Pixabay)

  • Military used an underwater submarine rescue vehicle to get visual confirmation
  • This comes a day after the navy  first confirmed the retrieval of fragments
  • On Sunday, Indonesian military head Tjahjanto said there was no chance of finding the crew alive

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The hunt for a missing Indonesian submarine with 53 crew turned into a salvage effort Sunday after recovered debris suggested it broke apart. (AP/PTI Photo/Representative)

  • Warships, planes and hundreds of military personnel had led a frantic search for the KRI Nanggala 402
  • Pieces of the submarine, including items from inside the vessel, had been retrieved, the navy said
  • The navy declared on Saturday that it had sunk, effectively ending any chance of finding survivors

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The submarine disappeared during a live torpedo training exercise on Wednesday near the coast of Bali. (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • The navy chief said fragments, including from inside the German-built vessel, had been recovered by a search party
  • The submarine's oxygen reserves are believed to have run out
  • There are concerns the vessel could have sank because of water pressure, if it submerged below a depth of 700 metre

Virtual court hearing in Indonesia amid the COVID-19 pandemic. (Photo Credit- representative image/Unsplash)

  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Indonesia has sentenced scored of prisoners to death over Zoom and other video apps
  • Virtual hearing is taking place in Indonesia as COVID-19 restrictions have shut down in-person trial
  • Virtual hearings leave defendants unable to fully participate in cases

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Authorities said the German-built vessel had a built-in oxygen capacity of three days after losing power. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • It lost contact shortly on Wednesday
  • Hundreds of military personnel took part in a hunt to find the submarine
  • Malaysia, Singapore, Australia and the US joined the hunt 

New Delhi, Apr 23 (PTI) Three transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) will transport submarine rescue equipment to Indonesia on Saturday to help the country trace an attack submarine ...