Olympics host Tokyo records another infection peak

The city of Tokyo registered another peak in daily COVID-19 cases, the Kyodo news agency has…

COVID-19: Education replaced by shuttered schools, violence, teenage pregnancy

A culture of “safety, friends and food” at school has been replaced by “anxiety, violence, and…

Kerala: 22,129 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours, tally crosses 33 lakh

Kerala on Tuesday recorded 22,129 fresh COVID-19 cases, pushing the infection caseload to 33,05,245, with the…

UN: COVID hitting poor and conflict nations worse this year

The Covid-19 pandemic is hitting conflict-ridden and impoverished countries much worse this year than in 2020,…

COVID-19: Africa ‘third wave’ not yet over, while vaccine inequity threatens all

Although new COVID-19 cases in Africa have slowed following an eight-week surge, this “small step forward”…

Over 1.2 lakh children lost a parent to COVID-19 in India

Over 1.2 lakh children in India have lost a parent due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a…

We have witnessed undignified deaths: RJD’s Manoj Jha in Rajya Sabha

In an eight minute powerful speech in the Rajya Sabha on 20 July, RJD MP Professor…