Corona Virus Health medical

Gilead injectable drug to treat hospitalised Covid-19 patients

Hyderabad-based Hetero will launch remdesivir, an injectable drug from Gilead, to treat hospitalised Covid-19 patients within this week. The company will first make the drug available in the main disease burden areas of Maharashtra and Delhi under the brand Covifor.   A single dose vial is likely to cost between Rs 5,000-6000, the company said. Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Social Voice

Ambedkar statue removed, damaged using a garbage truck on his birth day

An Ambedkar statue, removed by the civic staff after being installed in Hyderabad without permission, was allegedly carried in a garbage truck and found damaged following which two people, including its driver, were arrested Sunday, police said.   As the incident which occurred a day ahead of the birth anniversary of the Dalit icon triggered Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Legal Session Court South India

BJP National General Secretary caught in 2.17 Crores Scam

An FIR has been registered against nine persons, including BJP National General Secretary Muralidhar Rao for allegedly duping a couple to the tune of Rs. 2.17 crore.   Police filed an FIR under relevant Sections of CrPC against the nine accused persons namely-Krishna Kishore, Eshwar Reddy, Ramchandra Reddy, Gajula Hanumantha Rao, Sama Chandrashekar Reddy, Baba, Read More…

Asia Indian Subcontinent Kashmir Women

BJP Telangana demand sania to be dropped off brand ambassador Position

Sania Mirza is married to Pakistan cricketer Shoaib Malik.   The state unit of Bharatiya Janata Party, which has been opposing the appointment of tennis ace Sania Mirza as the Telangana government’s brand ambassador, has once again turned its guns on her.   The lone BJP legislator in Telangana and their rowdy turned BJP leader Read More…

Indian Subcontinent Opinion South India

YSR daughter Sharmila allege TDP’s role behind smear campaign

Irked over social media posts linking her with a famous cinema actor, former Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Rajasekhara Reddy’s daughter Y.S. Sharmila on Monday lodged a complaint with the Hyderabad police.   Ms. Sharmila told the media that some people were using social media as a platform to tarnish her image by falsely linking Read More…