Its COVID-19 candidate, Ad5-nCov, became the first in China to move into human testing in March but is running behind other potential vaccines in terms of trial progress. Two experimental vaccines developed by Sinovac Biotech and a unit of China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm) are already approved for Phase III trials. … [Read more...] about China’s CanSino in talks for coronavirus COVID-19 vaccine Phase III trial overseas
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NEW DELHI: Atmanirbhar Bharat, the call to reduce dependence on imports, may have enthused many, especially in the wake of the hiccup in India-China relations, but traders and businessmen have begun asking whether it is entirely plausible to avoid the influx of materials and products from India’s ambitious neighbour. Many Delhiites caught in this nationalistic dilemma point out that over 5,000 items, from toys and lighting to fabrics and kitchenware to cosmetics and furniture, come to the city from China. TOI visited commercial hubs in Delhi where the Chinese presence has always been conspicuous and asked traders how the self-reliance appeal has influenced their business plans. Sadar BazarBefore the Covid-19 lockdown, round 300 cargo containers reached Sadar Bazar every month with Chinese toys, lights, cloth, watches and sewing machines. Those who once had shops in the Hardware & Agricultural Tools Market in Sadar Bazar shifted, in 2005, to the more lucrative business in toys … [Read more...] about Boycott China clamour leaves Delhi traders mulling options
The military-level talks between corps commander-ranked officers are expected to focus on the critical Finger Area and the strategic Depsang plains. The next phase of the complex disengagement process is expected to begin after the fourth round of talks, the officials said. … [Read more...] about Indian, Chinese commanders likely to meet this week
Each building in the region, particularly those buildings in the trading area, has at least ten shops including four godowns. On an average, the neighbourhood of George Town has around one lakh such shops including godowns. Most of the workers in these wholesale shops are domiciled in the added area of the civic body such as Ambattur, Padi, Porur, Poonamallee, Puzhal and Athipet and would travel to these shops by cycles. … [Read more...] about What does it mean to have a health worker as your son?
“We have treated about 25,000 people so far, thanks to 80 doctors, 250 volunteers and help from the BJP medical cell. Masks and medicines have been distributed. We are preparing a list of people who need surgery,” said Dr Prabhat Singh, state president of NMO. … [Read more...] about Covid-19, Amphan help RSS to spread wings in rural West Bengal