Hospital prioritises couples for antenatal care services

Uganda, April 16 -- In order to encourage husbands to escort their expectant wives for antenatal healthcare visits, Kiyoni Health Centre III in Kyankwanzi District has prioritised attending to spouses... Read More

Former CBI director Ranjit Sinha passes away in Delhi

India, April 16 -- Former Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) director Ranjit Sinha passed away in Delhi on Friday morning at the age of 68 due to Covid-19-related complications, people close to him... Read More

'Dhoni can't be leading CSK when batting at No.7': Gautam Gambhir suggests new batting position for MS in IPL 2021

India, April 16 -- Advising Chennai Super Kings captain MS Dhoni to bat higher-up the order in CSK's next REPLACED match against Punjab Kings on Friday, former India opener Gautam Gambhir said the leg... Read More

EKL Volunteers carry out cleanliness drive to conserve Heirok River

Manipur, April 16 -- Seeking cooperation from the masses in keeping the river waters free from pollution, EKL requested the people to stop dumping waste into the river or its banks. With the objectiv... Read More

Hong Kong democracy leaders given jail terms amid crackdown

Bangladesh, April 16 -- A Hong Kong court on Friday sent five leading pro-democracy advocates, including media tycoon Jimmy Lai, to up to 18 months in prison for organizing a march during the 2019 ant... Read More

New day, new high: Record 2.17 lakh cases as India continues to reel under Covid wave

Srinagar, April 16 -- India on Friday reported 2,17,353 new Covid-19 cases and 1,185 deaths in the last 24 hours, the Union Health Ministry said. This was the eighth record daily increase in the last... Read More

Inequitable vaccine drive could hurt the global economy: Goyal

New Delhi, April 16 -- An inequitable global covid vaccination programme could prolong the pandemic for many years through cycles of mutation and may cost the global economy trillions of dollars in lo... Read More

India reports highest-ever one day spike with 2,17,353 new COVID-19 cases, 1,185 deaths

New Delhi, April 16 -- : India reported its highest-ever single-day spike in COVID-19 cases with over 2.17 lakh new cases and more than 1,100 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the Union Health... Read More

Good dental health may help prevent heart infection from mouth bacteria: Study

Washington, April 16 -- : Maintenance of good oral health is more important than the use of antibiotics in dental procedures for some heart patients to prevent a heart infection caused by bacteria aro... Read More

STF opens fire at a cab in Jaffna

Sri Lanka, April 16 -- Two persons were injured when Special Task Force (STF) officers opened fire on a cab at a roadblock in the Point Pedro area in Jaffna this morning (16). Police Media Spokesman ... Read More