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कोरोना दुनिया में: WHO ने कहा- अब तक 44 देशों में फैल चुका इंडियन वैरिएंट; ब्रिटेन इससे सबसे ज्यादा प्रभावित

Hindi NewsInternationalCoronavirus Outbreak Vaccine Latest Update; USA Brazil Russia UK France Cases And Deaths From COVID 19 VirusAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपजेनेवा15 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकवर्ल्ड हेल्थ ऑर्गेनाइजेशन (WHO) ने बुधवार को बताया कि भारत में कोरोना के मामले में विस्फोटक बढ़ोतरी करने वाला वैरिएंट अब तक दुनिया के 44 देशों में फैल चुका है। हेल्थ एजेंसी ने कहा कि भारत में पिछले साल अक्टूबर में मिला B.1.617 वैरिएंट WHO के सभी 6 रीजन के देशों में पहुंच चुका है। इसके अलावा हमें 5 अन्य देशों से भी इसकी जानकारी मिली है। भारत के अलावा इस वैरिएंट का सबसे ज्यादा असर ब्रिटेन में देखा गया।मूल वायरस से ज्यादा खतरनाक : WHOWHO के मुताबिक, इंडियन वैरिएंट के अलावा ब्रिटेन, ब्राजील और साउथ अफ्रीका में कोरोना वैरिएंट चिंता का सबब बने हुए हैं। यह वैरिएंट ओरिजिनल ...
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US Doctors Watch Warily As Severe Covid Infections Target Children

Hospitalizations for children with Covid-19 aren't falling as much as for those 18 and up.Pediatric researchers are investigating whether Covid-19 is becoming more severe for children now that variants are causing localized flare-ups, even as U.S. cases overall decline.By early April, the rate of Covid-19 cases in young kids and early teens began surpassing that of those 65 and older, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The latest CDC data suggest the trend is continuing. At the same time, hospitalizations for children with Covid-19 aren't falling as much as for those 18 and up. That has researchers concerned that variants may be affecting youths in new ways, including a rare inflammatory disease that has been linked to Covid-19 infection."The big concern is tha...
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US Took Note Of China’s Warning To Bangladesh Against Quad: Official

China has warned Bangladesh against joining the US-led Quad alliance. (FILE)Washington: The US has taken note of a Chinese diplomat's statement warning Bangladesh against joining the Quad, the informal grouping of Australia, India, Japan and America to coordinate in the Indo-Pacific region, a top State Department official has said.State Department Spokesperson Ned Price told reporters at his daily news conference on Tuesday that the US has an incredibly strong relationship with Bangladesh."We have taken note of that statement from the PRC (People's Republic of China) ambassador to Bangladesh."What we would say is that we respect Bangladesh's sovereignty and we respect Bangladesh's right to make foreign policy decisions for itself," Price said.Responding to a question, he said that the U...
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Israel Declares State Of emergency In Lod Over “Wide-Scale Riots”

According to an AFP photographer, Netanyahu himself went to the cityJerusalem, Undefined: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on Wednesday declared a state of emergency in the central city of Lod as police accused Arab residents of waging "wide-scale riots".Netanyahu's statement came after an Israeli Arab was killed in Lod the previous night as violence soars between Israel and the Palestinian territories.According to an AFP photographer, Netanyahu himself went to the city, which is in the suburbs of economic hub Tel Aviv near the Ben Gurion airport, to call for calm.The city of 77,000 people, including 47,000 Jewish Israelis and 23,000 Arab Israelis, had been the scene of violent clashes on Monday, the local police confirmed to AFP.But on Tuesday evening, as protests multiplied a...
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Pipeline Outage Causes US Gasoline Supply Crunch, Panic Buying

Colonial was shut on Friday after hackers launched a ransomware attackGas stations from Florida to Virginia began running dry and prices at the pump rose on Tuesday, as the shutdown of the biggest US fuel pipeline by hackers extended into a fifth day and sparked panic buying by motorists.The administration of US President Joe Biden projected that the Colonial Pipeline, source of nearly half the fuel supply on the US East Coast, would restart in a few days and urged drivers not to top up their tanks."We are asking people not to hoard," US Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm told reporters at the White House. "Things will be back to normal soon."Colonial was shut on Friday after hackers launched a ransomware attack - effectively locking up its computer systems and demanding payment to rele...
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Over 200 Rockets Fired At Israel: Palestinian Militant Group

Rockets are launched towards Israel from Rafah, in the southern Gaza StripGaza City, Palestinian Territories: Palestinian militant group Hamas said Wednesday it had fired more than 200 rockets into Israel in retaliation for strikes on a tower block in Gaza.The armed branch of Hamas said in a statement that it was "in the process of firing 110 rockets towards the city of Tel Aviv", and 100 rockets towards the southern town of Beersheva, "as reprisal for the restarting of strikes against civilian homes".Sirens rang out in both places shortly after the announcement, according to the Israel Defence Forces, which added that families in Tel Aviv had been woken up and rushed to bomb shelters.Hamas had previously reported the destruction of a nine-storey building in the centre of Gaza, the Isra...
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12 से 15 साल उम्र के बच्चों का वैक्सीनेशन: अमेरिका में कल से बच्चों को वैक्सीन, भारत में देसी टीके के ट्रायल की सिफारिश

Hindi NewsInternationalVaccine Recommended To Children In The US From Tomorrow, Trial Of Indigenous Vaccine In IndiaAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐपवॉशिंगटन/नई दिल्ली8 मिनट पहलेकॉपी लिंकभारत बायोटेक की वैक्सीन का 2 से 18 वर्ष के लोगों पर सीधे दूसरे और तीसरे चरण का परीक्षण, तीन से पांच महीने लगेंगे वैक्सीन आने में।अमेरिका में 12 से 15 साल उम्र के बच्चों के कोरोना टीकाकरण की राह खुल गई है। अमेरिका के खाद्य और औषधि प्रशासन (एफडीए) ने फाइजर-बायोएनटेक की वैक्सीन के आपात इस्तेमाल को मंजूरी दे दी। अब 13 मई से बच्चों का टीकाकरण शुरू हो सकता है।इधर, भारत में भी पहली बार 2 साल के बच्चों से लेकर से 18 साल के युवाओं पर वैक्सीन के क्लीनिकल ट्रायल की सिफारिश कर दी गई है। केंद्रीय औषधि मानक नियंत्रण संगठन (सीडीएससीओ) की विशेषज्ञ समिति ने यह सिफारिश की है। इसके बाद भ...
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Google Adds Vaccine Info Panels To Search, Hospital Bed Availability On Its Maps

Google Adds Vaccine Info Panels To Search, Bed Availability On Its MapsCalifornia: Tech giant Google has made discovering vaccine-related information easier by carrying out a scope of updates across its different services.The aim of rolling out these features is to health authorities and affected groups find assistance quicker, as massive second wave of the pandemic sweeps the country.According to Mashable, to help in searching for vaccine information, Google Search will show the latest updates on vaccine safety, efficacy and side effects."You will also find information about prevention, self-care, and treatment under the Prevention and Treatment tab, in easy-to-understand language sourced from authorised medical sources and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare," said the search gi...
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NASA’s Giant Webb Telescope Succeeds In Key Pre-Launch Test

NASA's Giant Webb Telescope Succeeds In Key Pre-Launch Test (FILE)Washington: The world's largest and most powerful space telescope unfolded its giant golden mirror for the last time on Earth on Tuesday, a key milestone before the $10 billion observatory is launched later this year.The James Webb Space Telescope's 21 feet 4 inch (6.5 meter) mirror was commanded to fully expand and lock itself into place, NASA said -- a final test to ensure it will survive its million-mile (1.6 million kilometer) journey and is ready to discover the origins of the Universe."It's like building a Swiss watch at 40-feet-tall... and getting it ready for this journey that we take into the vacuum at minus 400 degrees Fahrenheit (-240 Celsius), four times further than the Moon," said Scott Willoughby of lead co...
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अपनों का विरोध: भारत के बुरे वक्त में लंबे समय तक चुप्पी साधने पर भारतीय अमेरिकी कमला हैरिस से निराश- कहते हैं, उनसे ताे ऐसी उम्मीद न थी

Hindi NewsInternationalDisappointed With Indian American Kamala Harris For Prolonged Silence In India's Bad Times Says She Did Not Expect Such A ThingAds से है परेशान? बिना Ads खबरों के लिए इनस्टॉल करें दैनिक भास्कर ऐप2 मिनट पहलेलेखक: न्यूयॉर्क से भास्कर के लिए मोहम्मद अलीकॉपी लिंकप्रवासी कार्यक्रम में हैरिस बोलीं- हम भारत की मदद के लिए संकल्पित।आखिरकार अमेरिकी उपराष्ट्रपति कमला देवी हैरिस ने भारत में कोरोना की तबाही पर अपनी चुप्पी तोड़ दी हैआखिरकार अमेरिकी उपराष्ट्रपति कमला देवी हैरिस ने भारत में कोरोना तबाही पर अपनी चुप्पी तोड़ दी है। उन्होंने सोमवार को एक प्रभावी एशियन अमेरिकन ग्रुप में कहा कि भारत में कोविड से लगातार बढ़ती मौतें किसी सदमे से कम नहीं है। ऐसे वक्त में अमेरिका अपने मित्र के साथ मजबूती के खड़ा है।बीते 28 अप्रैल को बाइडेन प्रशासन ने भारत की 750 करोड़ से अधिक की मदद की घो...