Uttarakhand: Over 2,000 Cops Infected With COVID-19 Post Vaccination

2,000 Uttarakhand Cops Infected With COVID-19

Frontline workers are one of the most vulnerable groups to the COVID-19 virus. Lack of sufficient protective factors and mismanagement are the primary causes for the same. Such an instance was seen in Uttarakhand, where more than 2,382 police personnel tested positive for coronavirus, despite getting two shots of vaccine.  As per the data shared […]

Domino’s Data Breach: Details Of 18 Crore Orders On Dark Web

Domino's Data Breach: Details Of 18 Crore Orders On Dark Web

A popular multinational restaurant chain – Domino’s Pizza – has become a victim of a data breach for the second time this year. Reports suggest that data of over 180,00,000 orders are available on the dark web. This includes users’ phone numbers, email addresses, and GPS locations. The parent company, Jubilant FoodWorks, claimed that no […]

Pharmacies Refuse Return Of Unused COVID-19 Medicines

Pharmacies Refuse Return Of Unused COVID-19 Medicines

“Will you buy a medicine strip if you know it was used or even touched by a COVID-19 patient?” asks Shardul Rai (name changed), owner of a local medical shop in Mumbai. Like Rai, plenty of pharmacy owners are rummaging through India’s drug policies when it comes to unused COVID-19 medicines. Unfortunately, India does not […]

Oxygen Concentrator Black Marketing Case: Khan Chacha’s Owner Navneet Kalra Arrested

Khan Chacha's Owner Navneet Kalra Arrested

Amid India’s battle with COVID-19, an incident of black marketing unfolded in the national capital. The New Delhi Police, on Sunday, arrested a popular businessman, Navneet Kalra, for illegally hoarding and inflating the prices of oxygen concentrators. Kalra is the owner of Delhi’s several famous eateries and belongs to an influential family. The arrest followed after […]

All You Need To Know About The Infamous ‘Black Fungus’ That’s Surging In India

All You Need To Know About 'Black Fungus' That's Surging In India

Amid the colossal surge of COVID-19 infection cases in India, some patients have developed a rare and allegedly fatal fungal infection called ‘black fungus’ that is scientifically known as ‘Mucormycosis’. Emerging reports suggest mucormycosis cases are from states like Delhi, Maharashtra, Gujarat, and Karnataka. India, at present, has over 2.29 crore cases with 2.49 lakh […]

India rejects United Nation’s aid amid Covid surge

Why India rejects UN’s aid amid Covid surge

India is in a crippling battle in COVID-19 infections and deaths every day. With a total of 392,488 new cases and 3,689 deaths, the nation’s total tally stands at 195,57,457 as of Sunday. Amid this disastrous situation, India has declined assistance offered by the United Nations of its the integrated supply chain for COVID-19 related […]

India’s COVID vaccine maker, Adar Poonawala, takes off to London amid threat calls and pressure

COVID vaccine maker Adar Poonawala takes off to london

CEO of Serum Institute of India (SII), and the prominent Indian manufacturer of AstraZeneca vaccine, Adar Poonawalla, has allegedly taken off to London. This happens shortly after Poonawalla claims to be ‘threatened’ by ‘powerful Indian corporate leaders’ and ‘chief ministers’ regarding vaccine production and supply. In an interview with The Times UK, Poonawalla, whose Covishield […]