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Chhattisgarh Joint Health Director Subhash Pandey Dies Of Covid, State Sees 14,000 Cases

Over 5,000 people have died in the state due to Covid so far. (File photo) Raipur: Chhattisgarh on Wednesday reported 14,250 new COVID-19 cases and 120 more deaths, taking the infection count to 4,86,244 and the toll to 5,307, a health official said. Joint Director in the state’s health...

Apr 15 · >

Ponzi Scheme Mastermind Bernard L Madoff, Sentenced To 150 Years, Dies In US Prison

For years, “Bernie” Madoff was regarded as an investment sage. Bernard L. Madoff, who died April 14 at 82, was the mastermind of perhaps the largest Ponzi scheme in history, a reviled symbol of Wall Street greed and, once, one of the most sought-after stockbrokers in high finance. For...

Apr 15 · >

Karnataka Records 11,265 New COVID-19 Cases, Highest Single-Day Spike This Year

Out of the new COVID-19 cases today, 8,155 were recorded in Bengaluru. (File) Bengaluru: Karnataka reported the highest single-day spike in COVID-19 cases this year by recording 11,265 new infections in the last 24 hours, which took the overall count to 10,94,912 in the state. At least 4,364 people...

Apr 15 · >

US President Joe Biden Nominates 2 Indian-American Women, Meera Joshi And Radhika Fox, To Key Administration Positions

Meera Joshi (left) and Radhika Fox joined the administration on the first day of the Biden presidency Washington: US President Joe Biden on Wednesday announced his intent to nominate a top attorney and an executive, both Indian-American women, to key administration positions. The nominations are being seen as a...

Apr 15 · >

Delhi Crematoriums, Graveyards Struggle To Keep Up As COVID-19 Deaths Rise

Delhi recorded 104 deaths due to coronavirus on Wednesday, the highest since November 20. New Delhi: At Delhi’s biggest crematorium, Nigambodh Ghat, the number of cremations have gone up from 15 per day to over 30 as COVID-19-related deaths in the national capital continue to rise. Delhi recorded 104...

Apr 14 · >

Garbage Van Ferries Covid Patients’ Bodies To Chhattisgarh Crematorium

Four sanitation workers were seen lifting and dumping the bodies in the back of the van. Rajnandgaon (Chhattisgarh): A garbage van was used to ferry the bodies of patients who died of COVID-19 in Chhattisgarh’s Rajnandgaon. In appalling visuals, four sanitation workers, clad in full PPE kits, were seen...

Apr 14 · >

Mamata Banerjee Slams BJP At Rally, Says “You Brought Covid And Ran Away”

Mamata Banerjee was campaigning for Dr Pradip Barma, who has tested Covid positive. Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today blamed the BJP for the resurgence of COVID-19 in parts of the state and said had the government vaccinated everyone in time, there wouldn’t have been this second...

Apr 14 · >

Plea From Covid-19 Patient’s Son In Maharashtra

A man posted a video after running around trying to get medical help for his ailing father. A man from Maharashtra, who has been running around trying to get medical help for his ailing father, has made a heart-rending plea. “Give him a hospital bed, or just kill him...

Apr 14 · >

SRH vs RCB: Shahbaz Ahmed Takes 3 In An Over In RCB Comeback Win vs SRH

Left-arm spinner Shahbaz Ahmed (3/7) dished out a match-winning performance after Glenn Maxwell’s half-century to help Royal Challengers Bangalore (RCB) notch up a six-run win over Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) in the Indian Premier League (IPL) at the MA Chidambaram Stadium in Chennai on Wednesday. Put in to...

Apr 14 · >

Rahul Gandhi Takes On BJP, Trinamool In Bengal

Congress MP Rahul Gandhi held his first rallies in Bengal, where four of eight phases are over Kolkata: Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday made his first campaign appearance in Bengal and tried to pitch the election – widely seen as a shoot-out between the Trinamool and the BJP – as...

Apr 14 · >