South Asian Insider
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Boosting Immunity to Healing Infections; Check Out Some Impressive Health Benefits of White Onions
(SAI Bureau) Though all vegetables and fruits are important for one’s health, there are certain kinds that have impressive health benefits. Onions ar...
US reports 1st Omicron-related death as unvaccinated man dies
The United States reported its first death related to the Omicron variant. The man was unvaccinated and had previously been infected with Covid-19. ...
What you need to know about Omicron today
Germany's health minister Karl Lauterbach ruled out a Christmas lockdown amid warnings of a fifth Covid-19 wave Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriw...
No evidence Omicron has lower severity than Delta variant: study
(SAI Bureau)-There is "no evidence" that Omicron has a lower severity than the Delta strain, according to a study in the UK which also found that the ...
Taliban agree to restart door-to-door polio vaccination programme across Afghanistan, says WHO
The Taliban have agreed to the resumption of a house-to-house polio vaccination programme across Afghanistan, the WHO has said. UN agencies are geari...
Mass "Real World" Study Confirms Pfizer Covid Vaccine 94% Effective
The Israeli study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, also demonstrated there is likely a strong protective benefit against infection, ...
NCB seizes large quantity of psychotropic drugs from flat in Delhi's Burari
(News Agencies)-The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) conducted a raid at a flat in Delhi's Burari locality and seized large quantity of psychotropic dru...
Covid-19 cases re-surge in Maharashtra, other states follow
By Susmita Ghosh The presence of a new strain of the Covid-19 virus is reported in India, especially in Maharashtra where the coronavirus cases are o...
Union minister Shripad Naik's health improving: Doctors
(News Agencies)-The health condition of Union minister Shripad Naik, who is undergoing treatment at a Goa hospital following an accident, has improve...
Unable To Pay For Covid Test, Woman In Saudi Says Denied Flight To India
Reena Gehlodh, hailing from Harda district in Madhya Pradesh, had appealed for help in a video message in November, following which the Indian Embassy...
Suspend international IP, patent obligations on Covid-19 vaccines
Coordinated State action at the global level that temporarily suspends the application of relevant international law to Covid-19 vaccines and drugs wi...
India's Covid problem could be bigger than we think
As India's virus cases rise, so do questions over death toll India is approaching the ninth month of the coronavirus pandemic with more than five ...
My Covid-19 Experience
By Mukul Kesavan I tested positive for Covid-19 on June 6 after two and a half months of a fairly rigorous quarantine. The first question that people...
How I Battled Coronavirus, Cut Off From The World
By Gauri Datta Gupta I roll down the car window for the person in the PPE suit to take my nasal and throat swabs. For months, we've seen images in th...
2 Indian-Americans In Key Body That Advises White House On Cyber Risk
US President Joe Biden has announced his intent to appoint Indian-Americans Manu Asthana and Madhu Beriwal to his National Infrastructure Advisory Cou...
Queen Elizabeth II leaves behind a legacy of grace, dignity and dedication
Queen Elizabeth II, born as Elizabeth Alexandra Mary on April 21, 1926, the longest serving monarch of the United Kingdom and 14 other sovereign count...
NASA James Webb Space Telescope detects water on distant planet
(SAI Bureau) NASA stunned everyone by releasing images taken by James Webb Space Telescope which has swung into action after its successful deployment...
Joe Biden heads to West Bank, with little beyond money to offer Palestinians
The US president is expected to announce $316 million in financial assistance - about a third of which will require Congressional approval - and a com...
Bonn meet shows slim chance of action on climate change
If there was any hope that discussions would provide an acceptable draft, which could be taken forward during COP27, it was misplaced. The developed a...
Ivana Trump, Former US President Donald Trump’s First Wife, Dies At 73
(SAI Bureau) Ivana Trump, the ex-wife of former US president Donald Trump, died at the age of 73 on Thursday (local time). Donald Trump told news outl...
A far-right rally left Sweden burning. What sparked off the protests?
The protests started after the leader of the anti immigration and anti-Islam group Stram Kurs, the Danish-Swedish politician Rasmus Paludan announced ...
UK PM Johnson facing new ‘partygate’ claims ahead of India visit
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing new allegations on Monday around “partygate”, the scandal surrounding government officials breaching co...
Lack of traceability of weapons supplied to Ukraine could be a concern for US
With no American or Nato troops on the ground, the Joe Biden-led US administration has no way of knowing how the arms it is supplying to Ukraine are b...
What is XE variant of corona virus, and why you need not worry about it-at least for now
XE variant of coronavirus: Suspected to have infected a patient in Mumbai, it is a sub variant of Omicron. So far, there is no indication that it is m...
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