India added a record 3,32,730 new coronavirus cases in a span of 24 hours, taking the country's infection tally to 1,62,63,695. As India continued to record a huge number of new infections, hospitals in the national capital and other major cities complained of 'dangerously low' levels of oxygen that is needed for critically ill patients. People losing loved ones in Delhi are turning to makeshift facilities that are undertaking mass burials and cremations as crematoriums come under pressure. (FOLLOW LIVE UPDATES ON COVID)
Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh, Delhi, Karnataka, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh, Tamil Nadu, Gujarat and Rajasthan reported 75.01 per cent of the new COVID-19 cases registered in a day.
India's cumulative recoveries have surged to 1,36,48,159 with 1,93,279 recoveries being registered in a span of 24 hours.
Sydney covid lockdown could last months as daily cases reach record high More than 170 daily cases reported, with block of flats sealed off by police, outbreaks affecting two hospitals and further delays to Novavax vaccineCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverage Cleaners in Hazmat suits arrive a locked down tower block in Blacktown in Sydney’s west after a Covid-19 outbreak. Photograph: Mick Tsikas/AAP
Naomi Osaka, one of the biggest stars of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, made a surprise early exit, losing to Markéta Vondroušová in the third round. “This is a very big story,” stunned Mary Carillo said during Olympic Channel’s live broadcast of the match. “The woman who lit the cauldron on Friday night is out of […]
Japan's great hope for tennis gold Naomi Osaka was on Tuesday beaten in the third round of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic tennis singles tournament in a blow to home spirits. The world number two was swiped aside 6-1 6-4 by Czech Marketa Vondrousova in an early shock on Day Four of the Games. The tennis event has now lost both of its top draw cards after world number one and Wimbledon champion Ash Barty was beaten in Sunday's first round.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden is making his first visit to an agency of the U.S. intelligence community, looking to emphasize his confidence in national security leaders after his predecessor's incendiary battles against what he often derided as the “deep state.” Biden is scheduled Tuesday afternoon to visit the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, which oversees the 17 U.S. intelligence organizations. The White House said in a statement that Biden intends to express “admirat
New Delhi [India], July 27 (ANI): The Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) is trying to bring back normalcy on the Assam-Mizoram disputed site where six Assam Police personnel lost their lives after an exchange of fire.
The 14 youngest softball players during Tokyo 2020's opening round fared worse by some measures than the dozen oldest, but the newcomers are committed to getting on top at future Games - if they get the chance. While ruled out for Paris 2024, softball could be announced next year as a Los Angeles 2028 sport and later for the 2032 Brisbane Games. Despite the limbo, several of the 14 Gen Z players at Tokyo said they would maintain Olympics-level training in hopes of competing at future Games.
As the whispery pop sensation returns with her second album, ‘Happier Than Ever’, Roisin O’Connor deep dives into why the 19-year-old has captured young hearts worldwide and what her success says about stardom today
China stayed on track to claim a third consecutive Olympic medal in the women's team epee fencing event on Tuesday after they beat Hong Kong in the quarterfinal stage. The Chinese team won gold in the 2012 London Olympics and silver in the 2016 Rio Games, and is ranked world number one. With strong individual fencers including Sun Yiwen, who won gold for the individual epee event https://www.reuters.com/lifestyle/sports/olympics-fencing-chinas-sun-wins-womens-epee-individual-gold-2021-07-24 just three days ago, the team was up against Hong Kong, ranked 15th in the world.
Bhubaneswar (Odisha) [India], July 27 (ANI): Under a newly launched scheme of the Odisha Government for orphans which entitles a child to Rs 1500 pension per month who lost his parents due to COVID-19, Nayagarh District Magistrate Dr Poma Tudu has gone all the way to a student's house to handover the pension money.
Japan’s Naomi Osaka has been knocked out of the Tokyo Olympics after she was stunned in straight sets by the Czech Republic’s Marketa Vondrousova. The poster girl of the Games, who lit the Olympic flame at last week’s opening ceremony, had been favourite for the gold medal after world no1 Ash Barty’s equally surprising exit on Monday, but was denied a quarter-final place as Vondrousova triumphed 6-1, 6-4. After being broken in her first game, Osaka looked to have shaken off the cobwebs and set up an immediate chance to hit back, but Vondrousova stood firm to hold serve and then steered a wonderful, off-balance backhand winner up the line to bring up three break points in the next game, taking the second of them to go 3-0 ahead.
LONDON, July 27, 2021--Experts from global energy and environment consultancy Ricardo are leading an international consortium to support the Mexican Government’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the freight sector.
Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR Allschwil, Switzerland – July 27, 2021Idorsia Ltd (SIX: IDIA) today announced its financial results for the first half of 2021. Business highlights Daridorexant for the treatment of insomnia under review with US FDA, EMA, and SwissmedicNine scientific presentations for daridorexant shared at SLEEP 2021Ponesimod to treat relapsing forms of multiple sclerosis was approved by the US FDA and the European Commission, Idorsia receives first income from the re
Gecina, Europe’s leading office real estate company, and Edenred, the world leader in specific-purpose payment solutions, are joining forces to make the lunchtime experience more flexible for YouFirst brand clients, thanks to the Ticket Restaurant® experience. Gecina is working to enrich and add value to shared dining spaces in its office buildings, in line with market developments that reflect demand from employees for greater variety, as well as the trend for working from home and, more genera