‘Not Just the Bullet Where Risk Lies’: Photojournalists in India Recount Effort Behind Taking the Perfect Shot

'Not Just the Bullet Where Risk Lies’: Photojournalists in India Recount Effort Behind Taking the Perfect Shot

The untimely death of photojournalist Danish Siddique on July 16 while on an assignment in Afghanistan sent shockwaves across the globe. The Pulitzer winner, credited with some of the most riveting photographs on the Covid-19 pandemic among others, breathed his last while reporting on the fight between Afghan commandos and Taliban fighters. As the world … Read more

71% of UP Locals Have Covid Antibodies, Kerala Least Exposed; Sero Survey Shows Unvaccinated at Risk

Huge Medical Bills, No Insurance leave Indians Drowning In Debt Amid The COVID-19 Pandemic

Amid concern over the third wave in the country, Covid-19 antibodies were found in about 71 percent of the population in Uttar Pradesh. According to Indian Council of Medical Research’s (ICMR), antibodies against Coronavirus were found in people who have taken both doses of Covid-19 vaccine. A report in Hindustan Times said people who have … Read more

Relaxing Covid Norms Like Masks, Distancing During Vaccine Rollout Increases Risk of Variants, Finds Research

Relaxing Covid Norms Like Masks, Distancing During Vaccine Rollout Increases Risk of Variants, Finds Research

Relaxing restrictions like mask-wearing and social distancing when most people have been vaccinated greatly increase the risk of vaccine-resistant variants of the virus that causes Covid-19, new research showed on Friday. At a time when nearly 60 per cent of Europeans have received at least one vaccine dose, the authors said their modelling study showed … Read more

Global Growth To Stay Strong But Virus The Top Risk, Say Economists

Orange Alert Issued in Himachal Pradesh Till July 30, People Advised to be Indoors

BENGALURU: Global economic growth prospects are holding strong for this year and next, despite a significant majority of economists in Reuters polls warning new variants of the coronavirus pose the biggest risk to that outlook. A global survey of nearly 500 economists taken this month also concluded recent rising inflation in key economies around the … Read more

IIT Guwahati-IIM Bangalore researchers make breakthrough in pricing ‘carbon risk’ | India News – Times of India

2 dozen Punjabis among 33 held over Canada drug racket | India News - Times of India

GUWAHATI: Researchers from IIT Guwahati and IIM Bangalore has made a breakthrough in pricing ‘carbon risk,’ revealing long-term risks for stocks of polluting firms. The analysis found a ‘carbon risk premium’ in stock returns as higher carbon emissions inflated stock price but could lead to severe losses in long-term as governments impose regulations on Greenhouse … Read more

Have You Checked Your BP Today? Hypertension is The Silent Killer That Increases Your Risk of COVID Death

Have You Checked  Your BP Today? Hypertension is The Silent Killer That Increases Your Risk of COVID Death

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a serious medical condition that is one of the leading causes of death in the world. After more than a year of the coronavirus pandemic, there is enough evidence that people with high blood pressure are more likely to get severely sick or die if they get Covid-19. In … Read more

Jailed by Myanmar junta, Oz economist ‘faces Covid risk’ – Times of India

Jailed by Myanmar junta, Oz economist ‘faces Covid risk’ - Times of India

NEW DELHI: The wife of Australian economist Sean Turnell has issued an appeal pleading with the Myanmar military authorities to release her husband as a serious threat of Covid was affecting the colonial-era Insein prison where he has been kept since February 6. An academic herself, Turnell’s wife Ha Vu has posted her appeal on … Read more

UK Warns Of Increased Risk Of Covid Reinfection With Delta Variant

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UK has issued a warning of an increased risk Covid reinfection with Delta variant. (File) London: UK health officials on Friday issued a warning of an increased risk of catching the Delta variant even if someone has had COVID-19 before and urged caution as further investigations remain ongoing. Public Health England (PHE), which monitors all … Read more

Nirav Modi Cites Suicide Risk, Lack of Mental Health Support in New Extradition Appeal

Honey, Where's My Money? How Much Do Mallya, Nirav Modi & Choksi Owe India?

Fugitive diamantaire merchant Nirav Modi on Wednesday cited poor conditions of Indian jails and increased “risk” of depression that may lead to suicide as arguments in a fresh appeal against extradition appeal in the UK. Modi’s lawyer said understaffing of doctors and overcrowding lead to delays in getting prisoners to hospitals when in need. He … Read more

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