SpiceJet to operate scheduled flights to the UAE from July 12 to 26

GURUGRAM, July 11 -- SpiceJet, the country's favourite airline and the biggest air cargo operator, will operate flights from across four stations in India to Ras Al-Khaimah (Dubai) between 12th and 26... Read More

Etihad Airways to resume special passenger services to six destinations in India

Abu Dhabi, July 11 -- Following the partial lifting of international flight restrictions by UAE and Indian authorities on travel for eligible individuals to and from Abu Dhabi to India, Etihad Airways... Read More

Wildlife crime putting environment and health at risk: UN report

New York, July 11 -- The COVID-19 pandemic shows how wildlife crime is a threat not only to the environment but to human health, according to a new UN report issued on Friday. The World Wildlife Crim... Read More

COVID-19 cases worldwide hit 12 million

New York, July 11 -- COVID-19 cases globally have more than doubled in the past six weeks, reaching 12 million on Friday, the World Health Organization (WHO) has reported. "Across all walks of life, ... Read More

DCGI approves psoriasis injection Itolizumab to treat COVID patients

New Delhi, July 11 -- The Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) has approved the psoriasis injection Itolizumab, a drug used to cure skin ailment psoriasis, an auto-immune disorder, for "restricted... Read More

How India's expanding airports are conduits for wildlife trafficking

New Delhi, July 11 -- India is among the top 20 countries for the illegal wildlife trade and its fast expanding airport sector is often used by wildlife traffickers to smuggle high-end, high-value spe... Read More

India's COVID-19 recovery rate reaches nearly 63 pct

New Delhi, July 11 -- The recovery rate from COVID-19 in India has now touched nearly 63 percent as more people fought successfully against the highly infectious disease in the country, revealed gover... Read More

Parents' smartphone use does not harm parental-child relationships: Study

Sydney, July 11 -- Contrary to popular views, parental smartphone use is rarely associated with poor parenting, and more often than not, tends to be associated with warm and attached parenting, a Grif... Read More

Covid-19: West Bengal reports biggest single-day spike with new 1,344 cases, toll crosses 900

Kolkata, July 11 -- Registering the biggest single-day spike with fresh 1,344 infections in the last 24 hours, the total number of Covid-19 cases in West Bengal on Saturday mounted to 28,453, includin... Read More

Canada ill-prepared for second wave of COVID-19, says Senate Committee

Ottawa, July 11 -- The Liberal Party of Canada had been asked by Canada's Senate Committee to deliver by Labour Day a contingency plan to contain the potential second wave of COVID-19, for which Canad... Read More