(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – India’s minister of home affairs said on Sunday he has tested positive for COVID-19, and is being hospitalized on the advice of doctors."India’s home minister tests positive for coronavirus"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Former Taiwanese President Lee Teng-hui, considered the “father of Taiwan’s democracy”, has died at the age of 97."Lee Teng-hui: Taiwan’s ‘father of democracy’ dies"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –North Korea has reported what it describes as the country’s first suspected case of coronavirus."North Korea on alert over ‘first suspected coronavirus case’"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Dr. Mike Ryan, Head of the World Health Organization’s Health Emergencies Program, has claimed that there will be no coronavirus vaccine until early 2021, dashing hopes that the Oxford vaccine would be ready before Christmas."WHO’s Irish boss says coronavirus vaccine won’t be ready until early 2021"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –A Chinese-made vaccine against the new coronavirus entered the final stage of testing Tuesday in Brazil, where volunteers received the first doses of what officials hope will be a game-changer in the global pandemic."Chinese Covid-19 vaccine starts final tests in Brazil"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi delivered a keynote address virtually at this year’s High-Level Segment of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) session on Friday, 17th July 2020 at the United Nations in New York."Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi delivers keynote address at High-Level Segment of United Nations Economic and Social Council Calls for a reformed multilateralism with a reformed United Nations at its center"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro remained in self-isolation Thursday, a day after announcing he tested positive for coronavirus for a second time."Brazil’s President Tests Positive for Coronavirus a 2nd Time"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – Actress Naya Rivera died of accidental drowning, officials in California have said after a post-mortem examination."Naya Rivera: Glee star died of accidental drowning, California officials say"
(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – A road in Purnea, the hometown of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has been named after him. Sushant, who died by suicide on June 14, was originally from Maldiha village in Purnea."Road named after Sushant Singh Rajput in hometown Purnea"