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India has just been devastated by Covid-19: Donald Trump

Image Source : AP US President Donald Trump Former president Donald Trump on Thursday said that India has been devastated by the coronavirus pandemic, insisting that China should pay USD 10 trillion to the US for allegedly being responsible for the spread of COVID-19 globally. In an interview with Fox News, Trump said that in […]

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Black Americans laud Juneteenth holiday, say more work ahead

Image Source : AP. Black Americans laud Juneteenth holiday, say more work ahead.   Black Americans rejoiced Thursday after President Joe Biden made Juneteenth a federal holiday, but some said that, while they appreciated the recognition at a time of racial reckoning in America, more is needed to change policies that disadvantage too many of […]

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Russia records over 14,000 new COVID cases

Image Source : AP/ REPRESENTATIONAL. COVID: Russia records over 14,000 new cases.     Russia confirmed 14,057 new Covid-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 5,264,047, the official monitoring and response center said on Thursday. Meanwhile, the national Covid-19 death toll rose by 416 to 127,992 in the past day, while […]

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US to spend $3B for antiviral pills for COVID-19

Image Source : AP FILE – In this May 11, 2021, file photo, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, speaks during hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. The United States is devoting more than $3 billion to advance development of antiviral pills for COVID-19, according to an official […]

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China Space Station: First crewed mission to construct new orbiting laboratory launched

Image Source : AP. China successfully launches 1st crewed mission for space station construction.   China on Thursday successfully launched its crewed spacecraft, sending three astronauts to its space station’s core module Tianhe for a three-month mission. The Shenzhou-12 spacecraft, atop a Long March-2F carrier rocket, was launched from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in […]