Bahrain reports 1st monkeypox case

Manama, Sep 17 : Bahrain's Health Ministry reported the kingdom's first monkeypox case. The patient, a 29-year-old male expatriate, arrived in the kingdom on Friday after recent overseas trips, the Ministry said in a statement. "The patient is exhibiting symptoms and has been isolated while receiving the necessary care based on the adopted protocols," it added, without elaborating. The Ministry said it was using contact tracing and disease surveillance systems to mitigate the spread of the virus, Xinhua news agency reported. In addition to vaccinations, a contingency plan and a reporting mechanism were in place to deal with suspected cases, the Ministry added. /IANS


Cong MP s notice in LS, seeks details on PM s foreign travels with Adani
New Delhi, Feb 9 : A day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi replied on the motion of thanks on President's Address, Congress MP Manickam Tagore on Thu

China violated sovereignty of nations across 5 continents Blinken
Washington, Feb 9 : In reference to the suspected Chinese spy balloon which was shot down over the Atlantic Ocean on February 4, US Secretary of State

Zelensky asks France, Germany for fighter jets
Paris, Feb 9 : Visiting Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has asked his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Olaf Scholz for