WHO chief: Coronavirus is going to get worse and worse and worse 

WHO chief: Coronavirus is going to get worse and worse and worse 

The United States was grappling with the worst coronavirus outbreak in the world on Monday, as Florida shattered the national record for a state’s largest single-day increase in new confirmed cases and the World Health Organization warned that the pandemic is worsening globally and that “there will be no return to the old normal for the foreseeable future.” The WHO director-general said that while numerous countries have now brought their previously explosive outbreaks under control, namely those in Europe and Asia, “too many countries are headed in the wrong direction.”…

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Here’s why Olympics must go ahead in 2021

Here’s why Olympics must go ahead in 2021

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike, often floated as a future Japanese premier, said on Monday the Olympics must go ahead next year as a symbol of world unity in overcoming the novel coronavirus, even as her city grapples with stubborn spikes in cases. Japan has not seen an explosive coronavirus outbreak as suffered in some other places but a recent increase in cases in Tokyo, which accounts for more than a third of its more than 20,000 total, has fanned worries about a second wave of infections. The 2020 Olympics were…

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Fashion Show On The Boat

Fashion Show On The Boat

Fashion takes the riverine route in Paris. IMAGE: Designer Olivier Rousteing’s fashion show, which launched the couture week in Paris — Balmain sur seine — was held on a boat on the Seine river. Photograph: Pierre Suu/Getty Images IMAGE: The Balmain sur Seine show — which celebrated the 75th anniversary of the brand — began with a dance performed by male models on the deck of the boat. Photograph: Pierre Suu/Getty Images IMAGE: A model in a purple silky lustrous dress with purple gloves.The model on the right wears a black long large dress with white…

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Russia first nation to successfully complete human trials of coronavirus COVID-19 vaccine

Russia first nation to successfully complete human trials of coronavirus COVID-19 vaccine

Moscow: As the world reels under the rising COVID-19 cases, Russia’s Sechenov University has successfully completed the world’s first clinical trials of coronavirus vaccine on humans, media reports said on Sunday (July 12, 2020). The director of the Institute for Translational Medicine and Biotechnology Vadim Tarasov confirmed the development to Sputnik news.  “Sechenov University has successfully completed tests on volunteers of the world`s first vaccine against coronavirus,” Tarasov said. He said the university had began clinical trials of the vaccine on June 18. The first group of volunteers would be…

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Amitabh, Aishwarya, Abhishek and Aaradhya on path to recovery from coronavirus

Amitabh, Aishwarya, Abhishek and Aaradhya on path to recovery from coronavirus

Four members of the Bachchan family have tested positive for coronavirus. Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek announced that they had contracted the coronavirus on Saturday. Amitabh tweeted to inform his fans, “T 3590 -I have tested CoviD positive .. shifted to Hospital .. hospital informing authorities .. family and staff undergone tests , results awaited .. All that have been in close proximity to me in the last 10 days are requested to please get themselves tested!” Abhishek, meanwhile, asked fans to stay calm and not panic. He tweeted, “Earlier today both my father…

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India Coronavirus Update: Covid-19 crosses 900,000 & 540 deaths in one day

India Coronavirus Update: Covid-19 crosses 900,000 & 540 deaths in one day

Indian Coronavirus latest news: Total number of cases in India has now crossed the 900,000 mark. Maharashtra has 260,924 cases, Delhi 113,740, and Tamil Nadu 142,000. Indian Coronavirus latest update: India has recorded over 28,000 new cases in a day to take its total number of Covid-19 cases to 907,645. This is the third consecutive day when India has recorded over 28,000 new cases. The country’s death toll stands at 23,727. Maharashtra has seen a spike of 6,497 cases in the past 24 hours, while Delhi has added 1,246 cases to…

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