April 24 or April 28 – When is CoWin registration opening for May 1st Covid vaccination drive? Your 5-point guide

File photo of a medic working at a COVID-19 vaccine centre in New Delhi. (PTI photo) Covid-19 Vaccine Registration for 18 Years and Above: India has become the epicentre of the worst outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic with the daily caseload breaching the 3 lakh mark on Wednesday. As the nation battles the invisible enemy, … Read more

Ukraine to allies: West must act now to ensure no new Russia military offensive

Ukraine urged Western allies to show they were prepared to punish Moscow with new sanctions, including kicking Russia out of the global SWIFT payments system, to deter the Kremlin from resorting to more military force against Ukraine. In an interview with Reuters on Wednesday, Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said while Kyiv had no new information … Read more

Southwest Airlines says leisure bookings improving, expects to break even in June

A Southwest Airlines jet leaves Midway Airport on in Chicago, Illinois. Scott Olson | Getty Images Southwest Airlines on Thursday said leisure travel bookings continue to rise and that it expects to break even “or better” by June. The Dallas-based airline posted first-quarter net income of $116 million, compared with a $94 million loss a … Read more

England’s Cleall replaces captain Hunter

Poppy Cleall won player of the match for her performance in England’s opening win against Scotland Venue: Twickenham Stoop Date: Saturday, 24 April Kick-off: 14:00 BST Coverage: Watch live on BBC Two; listen on BBC Radio 5 Live and follow live text commentary on the BBC Sport website and app. Poppy Cleall will start at … Read more

Vaccine policy discriminatory: Sonia Gandhi to PM

Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Thursday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the new COVID-19 vaccine policy, terming it as arbitrary and discriminatory and urged him to intervene immediately to reverse it. In a letter to to the prime minister, the Congress chief alleged that the new vaccine policy implies that the central government … Read more

EU prepares legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine delivery shortages

President of the EU Commission Ursula von der Leyen Thierry Monasse | Getty Images News | Getty Images LONDON — The European Union is preparing legal action against AstraZeneca over shortfalls in deliveries of its coronavirus vaccine, according to four people familiar with the matter. The EU and the pharmaceutical giant have been at odds … Read more

Vaishno Devi App, Siddhivinayak Twitter feed, Shirdi Sai Baba Live Darshan site – Divine goes digital!

Ganpati ‘joined’ Twitter in August last year. With ‘blue tick’, Ganpati gives daily darshan on his Twitter feed whereas Shirdi Sai Baba has dedicated official website. Jyoti Dubey is among several ardent devotees of the Mata Vaishno Devi located in Jammu’s Katra. Every year, she used to book tickets for the Vaishno Devi Yatra during … Read more