United Nations | By Associated Press | Posted by Karan Manral
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2020 08:45 AM IST
In a virtual briefing to the UN Correspondents Association on Monday, Red Cross president Francesco Rocca urged governments to combat “fake news” about Covid-19 vaccines.
PUBLISHED ON NOV 18, 2020 05:45 PM IST
The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) requested Shincheonji Church of Jesus last month for their participation in plasma donation.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Srimoyee Chowdhury
UPDATED ON OCT 03, 2020 06:31 PM IST
The PSA then details how by wearing a mask people not only save themselves but also their children and neighbours.
Patna | By Agence France-Presse | Posted by Prashasti Singh
PUBLISHED ON JUL 16, 2020 02:05 PM IST
Bihar went into a 15-day lockdown at midnight, a day after IT hub Bangalore -- home to 13 million people -- shut down for a week.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul | Edited by: Amit Chaturvedi
UPDATED ON JUN 25, 2020 01:32 PM IST
The app’s scope will be expanded in future, with plans of linking more blood banks to it and also in other cities.
Hindustan Times | By Mallika Bhagat, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JUN 11, 2020 12:20 AM IST
A campaign, started by seven youngsters, aims to provide sanitary napkins to migrant women.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Shub Karman Dhaliwal, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON MAY 10, 2020 11:00 PM IST
Video shows Sector 25 crematorium workers arguing with Red Cross team members, asking them not to leave it on the floor of the facility
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Rhythma Kaul
UPDATED ON APR 30, 2020 12:47 AM IST
The therapy isn’t approved by the Indian Council of Medical Research as a regular line of treatment and the health ministry said on Tuesday that it can only be done as a trial, with requisite clearances from regulators.
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Vivek Gupta & Munieshwer A Sagar, Chandigarh
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2020 11:03 PM IST
With social distancing tossed aside, hundreds of people are queuing up for a meal at the one or two distribution points in their areas
Hindustan Times | By Shoba Narayan
UPDATED ON APR 12, 2020 02:41 AM IST
Think of this as a time to recalibrate your perspective on life
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON FEB 12, 2020 12:52 AM IST
Monthly revenues of about ₹8 lakh to₹10 lakh are expected to be generated from the lots.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 03, 2020 08:25 AM IST
Australia will take on New Zealand in the 3rd Test match at Sydney and Cricket Australia’s head of operations Peter Roach has said that there will be possible delays in the match if air quality plummets due to smoke.
Hindustan Times | By Paramita Ghosh
PUBLISHED ON NOV 02, 2019 06:26 PM IST
Agatha Christie’s first novel is almost 100 years old. Poison played a role in it, and in her later works too
Marsh Harbour, Bahamas | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 04, 2019 06:07 AM IST
As many as 13,000 homes in the Bahamas may have been destroyed or severely damaged, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said.
Hindustan Times, Jamshedpur | By Debashish Sarkar
UPDATED ON AUG 27, 2019 07:19 AM IST
The emotional incident happened during a free eye check up camp organised by Red Cross in Rammanohar Lohia Netralaya at Bagbera police station (PS) roundabout on Saturday. “Kids voluntarily came to help us for the help of eye patients.
Chandigarh | By Munieshwer A Sagar
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2019 08:55 AM IST
At present, a person applying for a learner’s licence to drive a vehicle in Chandigarh has to submit Forms No. 1 and 1A, an application-cum-declaration testifying to his or her physical fitness.
Berlin (Germany) | By Associated Press
PUBLISHED ON MAY 21, 2019 04:09 PM IST
More than 13 million documents from Nazi concentration camps by the International Tracing Service in Germany.
By Trisha Sengupta
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2019 02:28 PM IST
The heartening video of little Ahmed has received more than 61,000 views and over 2,000 ‘likes’. Several people have poured in their reactions to the video in the comments section of the tweet.
Geneva/Wellington | By Reuters
PUBLISHED ON APR 15, 2019 09:02 AM IST
Breaking its silence on the case, the independent aid agency identified the three as Louisa Akavi, a nurse from New Zealand, and Syrian drivers Alaa Rajab and Nabil Bakdounes.
Johannesburg (South Africa) | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON MAR 19, 2019 09:54 AM IST
More than 1,000 people were feared dead in Mozambique four days after a cyclone slammed into the country, submerging entire villages and leaving bodies floating in the floodwaters, the nation’s president said.
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | By Rajeev Mullick, Lucknow
PUBLISHED ON OCT 08, 2018 01:31 PM IST
Breathtaking feat: As many as 3,540 students of Lucknow come together under one roof to learn lesson on first aid.
New York | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 14, 2018 10:16 AM IST
Mass evacuations from US towns north of Boston were underway after dozens of fires and suspected gas explosions erupted, leaving at least six injuries. Police said they had responded to 70 reports of fires, explosions and smell of gas in the three towns of Lawrence, Andover and North Andover.
Agence France-Presse, Pyongyang | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON SEP 06, 2018 06:11 PM IST
Thousands of people have been left homeless after heavy rains triggered floods and landslides, toppling more than 800 buildings including houses, clinics and schools.
AFP, Mataram | By Agence France Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2018 12:51 PM IST
Holiday island is already reeling from two devastating quakes on July 29 and August 5.
Agence France-Presse | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 04, 2018 12:21 PM IST
Yemeni government forces backed by a Saudi-led coalition have been conducting an offensive to capture Hodeida from Iran-backed Huthi rebels but announced last month they were pausing the assault to give UN mediation efforts a chance.
Sanaa | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON AUG 03, 2018 12:02 AM IST
Air strikes on Thursday by a coalition led by Saudi Arabia on a fishing port and fish market in the Yemeni city of Hodeidah killed 26 people
Hindustan Times, Sangrur | By Avtar Singh, Sangrur
UPDATED ON JUL 13, 2018 12:31 PM IST
The family got to know about his addiction and consequent stepping into the world of crime when he was caught with ₹18,000 by his labourer parents.
Hindustan Times, Bhopal/Sagar | By Anupam Pateriya
PUBLISHED ON JUN 03, 2018 11:07 PM IST
A dalit carried his brother-in-law’s body on a hand cart through the city on Saturday for around 6 km due to unavailability of a hearse
Associated Press, Dubai | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUN 03, 2018 04:58 PM IST
The International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies said in a statement that the majority of the fatalities happened on the Yemeni island of Socotra, where 20 were killed
Press Trust of India, Kampala | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON MAY 26, 2018 07:17 PM IST
At least 48 people including 16 children died in northern Uganda when a bus hit a tractor driving with no lights at night and then a truck