8 Killed In Avalanche After Uttarakhand Glacier Burst, 384 Rescued

The glacier burst and the subsequent avalanche caused massive destruction in the area New Delhi: Eight bodies have been recovered and 384 people rescued by the Army today after a glacier broke triggering an avalanche close to the Indo-China border in Uttarakhand on Friday, officials said. Of those rescued, six are said to be critical … Read more

Blog: We Need A Lockdown. What Are We Waiting For?

Who would have imagined that our news would be dominated with stories of large hospitals in the capital running out of oxygen? Or the apocalyptic scenes of mile-long lines of ambulances and the eerie orange haloes from burning pyres that light up the night sky. This, however, is the tragedy unfolding in hospital after hospital, … Read more

Astronauts Aboard Spacex Capsule Prepare For Docking At ISS

Crew Dragon capsule, named Endeavour, is expected to dock with ISS at 5:10 am (0910 GMT). United States: A recycled SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule with four astronauts aboard was speeding on its way to the International Space Station, where the spacecraft is set to dock early Saturday. It was the third crew sent to the … Read more

6 Patients Die Allegedly Due To Oxygen Shortage At Punjab Hospital

Punjab has been tackling with a surge in Covid cases over the last few weeks. (Representational) Amritsar, Punjab: Six patients died at a private hospital in Punjab’s Amritsar this morning allegedly due to oxygen shortage. As the families alleged that ventilators had run out of oxygen, officials blamed the district administration for giving priority to … Read more

Yuzvendra Chahal Accuses Glenn Maxwell Of “TV Diving” In Hilarious Post-Match Banter. Watch | Cricket News

Royal Challengers Bangalore’s emphatic 10-wicket win over Rajasthan Royals on Thursday was made all the more enjoyable by Yuzvendra Chahal, who led the post-match banter in the dressing room. One of Chahal’s grouses was Glenn Maxwell “making a simple catch look hard”¬†during the match and getting a phone as a reward for it. … Read more

US Says Will “Work Closely With India On Essential Supplies” Amid Covid Surge

US will work closely with India to facilitate movement of essential supplies, Jalina Porter said. Washington: US State Department spokeswoman, Jalina Porter on Friday (local time) during a press briefing reaffirmed that US will work closely with India to facilitate movement of essential supplies during COVID-19 surge. Informing about the update on India’s request regarding … Read more