YouTuber Bhuvan Bam loses parents to Covid

YouTuber Bhuvan Bam loses parents to Covid

Saturday, 12 June 2021 | IANS | ArrayMumbai

YouTube star Bhuvan Bam took to social media on Saturday evening to share the sad news that he has lost his parents to Covid-19 in the last one month. Mourning the demise of his father Avnindra Bam, who passed away on May 11, and mother Padma Bam, who breathed her last...

Photos show Chinese rover on dusty, rocky Martian surface

Photos show Chinese rover on dusty, rocky Martian surface

Friday, 11 June 2021 | AP | Beijing

The dusty, rocky Martian surface and a Chinese rover and lander bearing small national flags were seen in photos released Friday that the rover took on the red planet. The four pictures released by the China National Space Administration also show the upper stage of the Zhurong rover and the view...

G-7 nations expected to pledge 1 billion vaccine doses for world

G-7 nations expected to pledge 1 billion vaccine doses for world

Friday, 11 June 2021 | AP | ST. IVES (England)

The Group of Seven nations are set to commit to sharing at least 1 billion coronavirus shots with the world, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced, with half coming from the U.S. And 100 million from the UK as President Joe Biden urged allies to join in speeding the...

Macron says US vaccine sharing plan 'great news'

Macron says US vaccine sharing plan 'great news'

Friday, 11 June 2021 | AP | Paris

French President Emmanuel Macron is welcoming as “great news” the decision of the United States to donate 500 million doses of COVID-19 vaccines to the poorest countries. In a news conference Thursday, Macron said, “I think the European Union needs to have at least the same level of ambition as the...

Chinese mainland reports 9 new locally transmitted Covid cases

Chinese mainland reports 9 new locally transmitted Covid cases

Friday, 11 June 2021 | IANS | Beijing

The Chinese mainland on Thursday reported nine new locally transmitted Covid-19 cases, all in Guangdong Province, the National Health Commission said in its daily report on Friday. The same day also saw 13 new imported cases on the mainland. Of them, three were reported in Fujian, two in Shanghai, two in...

COVID-19 cases 'very clearly' going up, warns UK PM Johnson

COVID-19 cases 'very clearly' going up, warns UK PM Johnson

Thursday, 10 June 2021 | PTI | London

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday warned that COVID-19 cases and hospitalisations are "very clearly" on the rise in the country and that he continues to assess the vaccination data to decide on whether to end all lockdown measures by June 21. Speaking in Cornwall ahead of the G7 Leaders'...

China-based hackers luring Indians into fake Tata Motors scam

China-based hackers luring Indians into fake Tata Motors scam

Thursday, 10 June 2021 | IANS | New Delh

Cyber-security researchers in India on Thursday said they have discovered a malicious free gift campaign pretending to be an offer from Tata Motors that is collecting users' data, and the campaign has been traced to China-based hackers. The research wing of New Delhi-based CyberPeace Foundation received some links via WhatsApp, related...

National award-winning film director Buddhadeb Dasgupta dies at 77

National award-winning film director Buddhadeb Dasgupta dies at 77

Thursday, 10 June 2021 | PTI | Kolkata

Eminent film director Buddhadeb Dasgupta died at his residence here early on Thursday due to old-age related ailments, family members said. He was 77. Dasgupta is survived by his wife and two daughters from his previous marriage. The national award-winning director was having kidney ailments for a long time and undergoing dialysis twice...

Sunday Edition

Talktime : ‘I have said no to many films initially’

13 June 2021 | MUSBA HASHMI | Sunday Pioneer

Be smart, keep cool

13 June 2021 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

‘Acting is my passion, love being part of this magical world’

13 June 2021 | Shalini Saksena | Sunday Pioneer

WeeklyNatter

13 June 2021 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer

World Wide Web of Artificial Intelligence

13 June 2021 | Akshat Tyagi | Agenda

The vaccine solution

13 June 2021 | Sonu Shivdasani | Agenda