Uganda suspends mass Covid-19 vaccination amid shortage of vaccine

Uganda has suspended mass vaccination against COVID-19 as the country waits to receive more vaccines from different sources, an official said on Tuesday. Emmanuel Ainebyoona, spokesperson of the ministry of health told Xinhua by telephone that the mass vaccination would resume when the new orders arrive. “For now mass vaccination is suspended as […]

Yaksha- tech assessment engine to onboard, deploy and skill tech talent with clinical precision

Yaksha has emerged as the preferred partner for assessments to L&D, recruiters, and delivery alike in technology companies. While the covid-19 crisis rendered most organizations’ talent management efforts to be limited to online means, Yaksha is helping hiring managers find the right fit to the tech roles, L&D managers to find skill […]

Azerbaijan says member of Armenia’s sabotage group detained on border

The Azerbaijani Defense Ministry reported on Tuesday that a member of the Armenian armed forces’ sabotage group was detained after crossing into the Lachin sector of the Armenian-Azerbaijani border for laying mines on the Azerbaijani territory. “On June 8, a reconnaissance and sabotage group of the Armenian armed forces took advantage of unfavorable weather conditions and crossed […]

Centre releases guidelines for development of e-Content for children with disabilities

To fulfil the goal of inclusive education, the Centre on Tuesday released the new guidelines for the development of e-Content for children with disabilities (CwDs), the Ministry of Education said on Tuesday. According to an official release, Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal approved the release of the guidelines which has been initiated under the […]

Mental health experts experience extreme upsurge in acute grief, bereavement cases

As the devastating second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic is gradually subsiding, mental health experts are observing a surge in number of patients putting up with acute “grief or bereavement” after suffering the loss of the loved ones. According to mental health experts, grief or bereavement is a feeling of permanent […]

Court reserves order on wrestler Sushil Kumar’s special food plea

A Delhi court on Tuesday reserved the order on wrestler Sushil Kumar’s plea seeking high protein food and supplementary diet in food. Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Satvir Singh Lamba of Delhi’s Rohini Court after taking notes of the submission made by Advocate Pradeep Rana, who appeared for wrestler Sushil Kumar, reserved the order for pronouncement on Wednesday. Sushil […]

Cybercafe owner held for forging ID card of Delhi Police used by arrested civil defence volunteer

A cybercafe owner has been arrested for allegedly preparing the forged identity cards of Delhi Police and Disaster Management authorities, the police said on Tuesday. Delhi Police in a statement said that the cyber cafe owner was arrested while acting on the instance of civil defence volunteer Suneel Kumar who was arrested for […]

Suvendu Adhikari meets Shah in Delhi, discusses violence in Bengal

Leader of Opposition in the West Bengal Assembly and BJP MLA Suvendu Adhikari met Union Home Minister Amit Shah in Delhi on Tuesday to discuss the alleged violence against BJP workers in the state. Adhikary arrived in the national capital late on Monday night. According to sources, Adhikari will also meet several union ministers and BJP leaders later on Tuesday. He is […]

Sunil Chettri gives an unreal sense of security: Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Indian football team goalkeeper Gurpreet Singh Sandhu was all praise for Sunil Chettri after the skipper delivered yet another memorable performance against Bangladesh in the ongoing FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, and AFC Asian Cup China Qualifiers on Monday. Skipper Chhetri rose to the challenge and struck a brilliant brace and with those two goals, Blue Tigers […]

Israel has ‘nothing to gain’ from supporting Pakistan, says expert

As the rise of the extremist political party the Tehreek-e-Labbaik (TLP) Pakistan continues to go unchallenged, foreign policy experts have argued that this failure should serve as a wake-up call for countries that are trying to befriend Islamabad. Pakistan has been witnessing a rapid breakdown of its internal administrative machinery as its police and security forces have failed […]

Uttarakhand: 10 pc recovered patients need hospitalisation with post-Covid complications

Amid the second wave of COVID-19 pandemic, at least 10 percent of people who recovered from the Coronavirus infection are being admitted to hospitals again in Dehradun due to post COVID complication like fungal infections and shortness of breath, officials said. “Patients who are coming to the hospital after recovering […]

Rights group holds protest in London against land grab in Pakistan’s Sindh

The World Sindhi Congress (WSC) held a protest opposite Downing Street, London on June 6 against large-scale land grabbing in Pakistan’s Sindh province, particularly the illegal occupation of Bahria Town in Karachi. The rally was attended by Sindhi and Baloch activists from around the United Kingdom. Scores of the people attending the rally raised slogans against the occupation […]