Kim Jong Un warns of ‘grave incident’ in North Korea’s fight against Covid-19

North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un has rebuked ruling party officials for failure in anti-epidemic work, which caused a ‘huge crisis’ in the country, according to the state media. However, health experts said information was too sketchy to draw any immediate conclusions about whether the coronavirus had entered the country. “By neglecting […]

India reports 45,951 fresh Covid cases in last 24 hours, slight rise since yesterday

With 45,951 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, India on Wednesday reported a slight increase in daily cases, the Union Health Ministry informed. Yesterday, 37,566 fresh COVID-19 cases were reported, the first time in 102 days daily cases dropped below the 40,000 mark. As many as 60,729 recoveries and 817 deaths were also reported […]

World Bank approves 130 million USD to help Kenya fight Covid-19

The World Bank said it has approved 14 billion shillings (about 130 million U.S. dollars) additional financing to help Kenya facilitate affordable and equitable access to COVID-19 vaccines. The lender said in a statement released on Monday that the financing will enable Kenya to procure more vaccines through the African Vaccine Acquisition Task Team (AVATT) initiative and the COVID-19 Vaccines […]

Mandira Bedi’s husband Raj Kaushal passes away

Actor Mandira Bedi’s husband and filmmaker Raj Kaushal is no more. He was 49 when he breathed his last. Confirming the shocking news on Twitter, filmmaker Onir on Wednesday morning tweeted, “Gone too soon. We lost filmmaker and producer Raj Kaushal this morning. Very Sad.” According to reports, Raj Kaushal breathed his last on Monday morning after […]

Two terrorists eliminated by security forces in Srinagar

Two terrorists were eliminated in a joint operation launched by security forces in Malhoora Parimpora area of Srinagar district in Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday night, said Indian Army’s Northern Command. The security forces also recovered two AK Rifles and other war-like stores. “Op Malhoora #Srinagar. A joint Op was launched in Malhoora, Parimpora based on specific inputs. Overnight […]

‘Sopranos’ prequel trailer: Michael Gandolfini steps into father’s iconic role as young Tony Soprano

The trailer of the much-awaited ‘Sopranos’ prequel titled ‘The Many Saints of Newark’ was released on Tuesday. The trailer reveals the first look of Michael Gandolfini who has stepped into the iconic character played by the actor’s late father James Gandolfini as young Tony Soprano. The nearly two-minute trailer is presented with the tagline, ‘legends aren’t born, they’re made’, and […]