Covid patient ‘is raped by a male nurse in Indian hospital and dies hours later’ 

Covid patient ‘is raped by a male nurse in Indian hospital and dies hours later’ The nurse is named as 40 year-old Santosh Ahirwar, who was once suspended   The rape happened at the Bhopal Memorial Hospital, Madhya Pradesh in April The nurse is believed to have also sexually assaulted a 24-year-old colleague  By Crystal Jones … Read more

Tiger King star Carole Baskin is offering $5,000 reward to help find missing tiger in Houston

Tiger King star Carole Baskin wants to help locate the missing tiger currently roaming the Houston area. The 59-year-old reality television star’s Big Cat Rescue sanctuary in Tampa, Florida, is offering a $5,000 reward ‘to the person responsible for the immediate, safe hand over of India the Tiger to a sanctuary that is accredited by … Read more

Could the Indian variant derail our exit plan? Your vital questions answered on new Covid mutant

Could the Indian variant derail our exit plan? Your vital questions answered as new Covid mutant spreads By Daily Mail Reporter Published: 22:52 BST, 13 May 2021 | Updated: 22:52 BST, 13 May 2021 What’s going on? Cases of a coronavirus variant first detected in India are rising in the UK, potentially threatening the lockdown-easing … Read more

EIGHTEEN elephants are killed by lightning during storm in India 

EIGHTEEN elephants are killed by lightning during storm in India Two groups of elephants were discovered dead in India after a lightning storm  Investigators in the area believe they were killed recently by lightning strike  Other elephants in the state have died from poisoning, poachers & electrocution  By Antony Thrower For Mailonline Published: 20:48 BST, … Read more

SAGE experts ‘will hold emergency meeting over the spread of the Indian variant in UK’

An urgent meeting will be held by experts at the Government’s Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies committee today in order to discuss the spread of India’s Covid variant – which is now dominant in four local authorities in England. Scientists at SAGE will examine the spread of the mutant B.1.617.2 virus which is thought to be behind … Read more

Coronavirus India: Care home staff infected after vaccination ‘avoid severe illness’

AstraZeneca’s Covid vaccine appears to be protecting people from the Indian variant of the virus, reports suggest. There are concerns the Indian variants, which have started spreading in the UK, could make jabs less effective and risk vaccinated people getting sick anyway. But in a case of 33 care home workers getting infected after vaccination … Read more

White House adviser says any American undecided about getting vaccinated should ‘look at India’ 

Any American who is undecided about receiving the coronavirus vaccine should ‘look at India,’ a Biden administration official said on Wednesday. Andy Slavitt, the White House senior advisor for COVID-19 response, said the general public should compare the downward trends in the U.S. to the spikes seen in the Asian country. While India recorded its highest … Read more

Coronavirus UK: Could spread of Indian variant jeopardise plans to ease lockdown?

India‘s Covid variant is now dominant in four local authorities in England and its rapid spread could jeopardise plans to ease lockdown, experts fear. Analysis by one of the UK’s biggest variant trackers warns the strain is focused in hotspots Bolton and neighbour Blackburn with Darwen, where outbreaks have grown by 93 and 86 per … Read more

Coronavirus UK: Could spread of Indian variant jeapordise plans to ease lockdown?

India‘s Covid variant is now dominant in four local authorities in England and its rapid spread could jeapordise plans to ease lockdown, experts fear. Analysis by one of the UK’s biggest variant trackers warns the strain is focused in hotspots Bolton and neighbour Blackburn with Darwen, where outbreaks have exploded with numbers of positive tests … Read more