DUBAI Sept 15: Once herd immunity is attained, the novel coronavirus may follow suit and become a seasonal virus in countries with temperate climates, but until that time, COVID-19 will continue to spread across the seasons, a new study says.
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BERLIN September 14: In a major diplomatic jolt to China, Germany has decided to focus on maintaining stronger partnerships with democratic countries in the India-Pacific region in order to promote the rule of law.
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Kerala emerges most literate state: But annoyed over being placed 28th in Ease of Doing Business in India
NEW DELHI Sept 8: With 96.2 per cent literacy, Kerala has once again emerged as the most literate state in the country, while Andhra Pradesh featured at the bottom with a rate of 66.4 per cent, showed a report based on National Statistical Office (NSO) survey.
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WASHINGTON Aug 17: Senator Kamala Harris has roped in Indian-American Sabrina Singh, who previously was the spokeswoman of two Democratic presidential candidates, as press secretary for her Democratic vice presidential campaign.
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LONDON July 27: The UK is set to launch its most expansive flu vaccination in September, with all over-50s in England offered the jab for the first time in order to combat a second wave of Covid-19. Continue reading “Are you 50 and above? Be prepared for vaccinations this winter to prevent from flu and Covid”
UK Visa Application Centre in Kochi and other selected offices to be reopened from July 6 By A Staff Reporter
NEW DELHI June 30: From 6 July UK Visas and Immigration is beginning a phased resumption of services and the following Visa Application Centres in India will be open from the same date, VFS Global website said.
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Guardian journalist responds after Congress leader pokes fun at KK Shailaja saying article termed her “modern dancer”
By A Staff Reporter
LONDON June 21: Laura Spinney, The Guardian correspondent who wrote an article about Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja, titled “How Kerala’s rock star health minister helped save it from Covid-19” had to come out and correct a Kerala politician who poked fun at the minister saying that she was called “modern dancer” by The Guardian.
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Universities have an obligation to assist students with accommodation: Home Office informs NORKA UK representative
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: I got world class care at Ernakulam Medical College, says British national who recovered from Covid-19
Brian and Jane from Norwich in the UK were all prepared to leave after their tour of Kerala on 15th March, and just when they were about to board the flight from Kochi to Dubai the health officials in Kerala broke the news to them that Brian has been tested positive for Covid-19. Continue reading “EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: I got world class care at Ernakulam Medical College, says British national who recovered from Covid-19”