Tag: India

Indian pharma company Zydus begins human trials for COVID-19 vaccine

inno.korie- July 15, 2020

Indian pharmaceutical company Zydus said on Wednesday it has started human studies for its potential COVID-19 vaccine. The first dosage of its plasmid DNA vaccine ... Read More

Asia Returns to Traditional Greetings to Curb Corona Spread

Henry Solomon- March 4, 2020

Traditional greetings involving bows and nods are being encouraged across Asia as the coronavirus continues its energetic spread throughout the region. Asian non-contact greetings are ... Read More

Delhi Police Receives 10,800 Reports of violence in 2 Days

Henry Solomon- February 27, 2020

 The Police in Delhi, India’s capital said it received a total of 10,800 reports of violence, arson, vandalism, assault, and stone-throwing during the two days ... Read More

Court Grants El-Zakzaky and Wife Leave to Travel for Medical Attention

Henry Solomon- August 5, 2019

The Kaduna High Court on Monday, presided over by Justice Darius Khobo has granted Sheik El-Zakzaky and his Wife leave to travel to London for ... Read More

Taj Mahal, One of the Seven Wonders of the World Infested With Insects – Court

Henry Solomon- May 9, 2018

India’s iconic Taj Mahal, one of the seven wonders of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site, is being overrun by insects. This concern ... Read More

Bollywood Female Actress Sridevi Passes Away

AMT Tanimu- February 25, 2018

Indian Bollywood legend and an actor par excellence, Sridevi is dead. The actress passed away after a massive cardiac arrest in Dubai. She was 55. ... Read More

Oil Prices Poised To Rise Above $60 Rise On Tightening Supply, Strong Demand

Abdul Jimoh- October 23, 2017

Investors in doubt over OPEC Oil output deal Oil prices rose on Monday over supply concerns in the Middle East and as the U.S. market ... Read More

NTA News Summary 16th August, 2017: Security Agencies Restored Normalcy At Wuse market

Arowobusoye Samuel- August 16, 2017

  Security Agencies Restored Normalcy At wuse market The timely intervention of security agencies restored law and order this afternoon at wuse market after a ... Read More

Baby Born In India “Pregnant’ In An Astonishing Manner

Henry Solomon- August 1, 2017

A baby in India was born “pregnant” with his half-formed twin in a rare case that has astonished the medical community in the country. Radiologist ... Read More

UN Projection: Nigeria To Become 3rd Most Populous Country In The World

Henry Solomon- June 21, 2017

Nigeria is projected to be the world’s third most populous country by the year 2050, according to a report released by the UN Department of ... Read More

NFF Mourns Emeteole, Hails His Immense Contribution To Football

Henry Solomon- June 21, 2017

The Nigeria Football Federation on Wednesday in Abuja expressed shock at news of the death of Kelechi Emeteole, former Nigeria international player and one-time Head ... Read More

Cows too are people too, to have Bio-metric ID Cards in India

Arowobusoye Samuel- April 27, 2017

The Indian government is contemplating providing unique identification numbers for cows in the country to prevent their trafficking, officials said. According to Xinhua, the information ... Read More

Ruling Party In India To Be Tried For Conspiracy

Henry Solomon- April 19, 2017

Supreme Court in India on Wednesday ordered that the co-founder of the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party, LK Advani, and other leaders be tried for criminal ... Read More

Heads of African Missions Slam India Over Attacks

Henry Solomon- April 3, 2017

African envoys in Delhi on Monday called the recent mob attacks on some Nigerian students near the national capital as “racial” and “xenophobic acts”. In ... Read More

News Summary 30-03-2017: Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram

inno.korie- March 30, 2017

Nigeria Applauded for Degrading Boko Haram Nigeria has been commended for degrading Boko Haram through the multi-national joint task force of the Lake Chad Basin. ... Read More

Train Tragedy: Saraki Commiserates With Indian Govt, Bereaved Families

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 22, 2016

Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki, on Monday, commiserated with the Indian Government and the bereaved families over the death of about 133 people (according to ... Read More

India Train Disaster: President Buhari Condoles PM Modi

Arowobusoye Samuel- November 21, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari has expressed deep sorrow and regret over the Sunday train disaster in India that killed more than 100 passengers near Pukhrayan. The ... Read More

Indian VP Meets With Indians Living In Nigeria

editor- September 29, 2016

Indian Vice President Hamid Ansari has asked Indians living in Nigeria not to get disheartened by an incident "here or there" following some instances of ... Read More

India seeks new cooperation with Nigeria

Abdul Jimoh- September 27, 2016

  NAN; India’s Vice-President Hamid Ansari has said his country was exploring new areas of cooperation with Nigeria. At a reception held for him at ... Read More

Nigeria To Explore New Opportunities In Gas, Technology To Resuscitate Economy, President Buhari Says

Abdul Jimoh- July 21, 2016

Femi Adesina; Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari Thursday in Abuja said his administration will continue to welcome innovative ideas in the gas, technology and agricultural sectors ... Read More