INDIA : Serum Institute, Bharat Biotech to begin trial of intranasal Covid vaccine soon, Says Health minister Harsh Vardhan

Currently, there are no intranasal Covid-19 vaccine under clinical trial in India, clarified Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan today. “However, Serum Institute of India has begun manufacturing Codagenix CDX-005 which is an intranasal, live-attenuated … Read More

Pakistan along with China, Russia and Cuba won seats on the UN Human Rights Council

Pakistan, China, Russia Win Seats On UN Rights Body; US Upset despite strong opposition from activist groups over their abysmal human rights records. In a secret-ballot voting in the 193-member … Read More

Hong Kong government accused of colluding with China to surveil and catch fugitives fleeing for Taiwan

When 12 Hong Kongers boarded a speedboat in the tiny fishing village of Po Toi O on August 23, they didn’t realise they were headed for a world of trouble. But high … Read More

Hong Kong leader cheers return of stability as police on alert after banning protest

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam cheered the city’s “return to stability” during China national day celebrations on Thursday, as police vans dotted the route of a banned anti-government march by … Read More

Jack Ma dethroned as China’s richest, with ‘Lone Wolf’ Zhong Shanshan moving up

A bottled-water and vaccine tycoon has become China’s wealthiest person, in a day also marked by massive losses among the world’s tech elite. Mr Zhong Shanshan’s net worth reached US$58.7 … Read More

US says five Chinese nationals charged in mega hacking scheme, 100 firms and agencies networks took a hit

The US Justice Department has charged five Chinese citizens with hacking over a 100 companies and institutions across the world, including the Government of India networks, stealing valuable software data … Read More

US pushes arms sales surge to ‘Fortress Taiwan,’ needling China: Sources

Taiwan’s foreign minister has called for the international community to help defend his country against an intensifying military threat from China, fearing “a real possibility” of war. The comments from … Read More