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Dilip Kumar hospitalised for breathlessness, second time in a month

Dilip Kumar hospitalised for breathlessness, second time in a month

New Delhi: Dilip Kumar, who was admitted to a Mumbai hospital earlier this month following complaints of breathlessness, has been taken to the Hinduja Hospital again after he complained of breathing issues, reported news agency PTI. The actor, 98, had reportedly complained of breathlessness. On June 6, Dilip Kumar was

Brazil to suspend $324 million Covaxin deal with Bharat Biotech amid probe

Brazil to suspend $324 million Covaxin deal with Bharat Biotech amid probe

Brazil will suspend a $324 million Indian vaccine contract that has mired President Jair Bolsonaro in accusations of irregularities, the health minister said on Tuesday, following the guidance of the federal comptroller, the CGU. The deal to buy 20 million doses of Bharat Biotech’s Covaxin shot has become a headache

Andhra Pradesh sets record with over a million people vaccinated in a day

Andhra Pradesh sets record with over a million people vaccinated in a day

Andhra Pradesh has achieved the milestone of administering more than 12.5 lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccines under the Mega Covid vaccination drive that the health authorities hope could be a record in any one province in the world. As per Andhra Pradesh’s health authorities, a total of 12,56,215 people were

India records 80,834 new cases, lowest since 1 April; 3,303 more deaths

India records 80,834 new cases, lowest since 1 April; 3,303 more deaths

India on Sunday recorded 80,834 fresh cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), according to the Union health ministry dashboard at 8am. This is the lowest tally recorded since April 1. With this, the country’s total infections went up to 29,439,989 and as many as 3,303 people died due to the

Haryana govt extends lockdown till June 14, but eases several restrictions

Haryana govt extends lockdown till June 14, but eases several restrictions

Gurgaon: The Haryana government on Sunday extended the coronavirus-induced restrictions in the state till June 14,5 am, but eased certain ongoing restrictions with conditions. “…after duly considering the fact although the Covid positivity rate and the number of new Covid positive cases have declined, so as to continue the preventive

Fight off Coronavirus and germs with good hand hygiene!

Fight off Coronavirus and germs with good hand hygiene!

Lucknow: Amidst Covid taking its ugly shape the hand hygiene has become a crucial part in our daily lives. As we say ‘Prevention is better than cure’, which means we should take good care of ourselves, so that we can keep the virus at bay as much as possible. Whenever