Some 120 million rapid diagnostic tests for coronavirus will be made available to low and middleincome countries at a maximum of $5 per unit, the World Health Organization said on Monday.
A gas balloon in the shape of fictional character Iron Man triggered panic among residents of Uttar Pradesh’s Greater Noida after it was let loose in the skies on Saturday. The strange flying object that resembled a robot and was spotted over Dankaur town of Greater Noida, sparked fears of an alien invasion.
After nearly seven months, cinemas in India are set to reopen today in the shadow of the coronavirus pandemic. Theatres and multiplexes will open in some regions of the country as the Ministry of Home Affairs has left it on the states to take a final call. The reopening comes in line with the Union government’s permission to multiplexes, cinema halls and theatres to reopen from today within the framework of a set of standard operating procedures (SOPs).
The WHO has also been sharply criticised for its slow response, while Donald Trump has accused it of yielding to Chinese influence.