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Kumbh Mela festival begins amid Covid concerns

January 15, 2021
Newsdesk

Thousands of pilgrims have gathered on the banks of India's Ganges river at the start of the Kumbh Mela, billed as the world's largest human gathering. One of the most auspicious events in Hinduism is taking place this year during the coronavirus pandemic. | Read more|

Serum Vaccines Out Ahead Of "World's Biggest Vaccination Drive"

January 12, 2021
Newsdesk

Three trucks rolled out of Serum Institute of India's Pune factory early this morning carrying the first batches of its COVID-19 vaccines, Covishield, as India gets reads for the launch of a campaign to offer shots to 1.3 billion people in what officials call the 'world's biggest vaccination drive'. | Read more|

Trump Accused Of 'Coup' As Mob Storms US Capitol, 4 Dead In Violence

January 7, 2021
Newsdesk

Four people died, including one woman who was shot by a police officer, amid protests and rioting on Capitol Hill by supporters of Donald Trump who swarmed inside the building amid a session of Congress to certify Joe Biden's election win, triggering unprecedented chaos and violence at the heart of American democracy a | Read more|