Dinosaur Skeleton

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Dinosaur Skeleton Discovered In Portugal Man's Backyard Can Be Europe's Biggest Discovery Ever

Remains of what may be Europe's biggest dinosaur were discovered in man's back garden in Portugal. Paleontologists discovered fragments of the dinosaur's spine and ribs, indicating that the massive reptile stood roughly 12 meters (39 feet) tall and was 25 meters (82 feet) long. Paleontologists from Spain and Portugal uncovered the dinosaur and believe it was a sauropod. Sauropods were the largest dinosaurs and largest terrestrial creatures… read-more

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 07:45 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Dinosaur, Skeleton, Portugal, Europe, backyard

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Italy Announces State Of Emergency For Ongoing Drought, Heatwave

Italian government announced a state of emergency on July 4 in response to Italy's extended heatwave and drought conditions. State of emergency will be in effect until at least the end of the year and will provide the government with additional resources and authority to deal with the hot and dry weather. Most of Italy has been engulfed by record-breaking heat, with temperatures consistently above 40 degrees Celsius.  

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 09:31 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Europe, Italy, State of Emergency, drought, Government

Courtesy: ANI

Italy Glacier Collapse

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6 Dead, Numerous Missing In Glacier Collapse Due To High Temperatures In Italy

A glacial ice shelf broke in northern Italy on July 3 amid warmer-than-normal temperatures, leaving at least six people dead and more than a handful missing. Additionally, there were at least eight injuries, one of which was severe. Authorities warned that the area was at risk for more landslides. In order to find the missing, injured, and dead, rescuers used cutting-edge global positioning systems, hound dog teams, and helicopters. 

Mon, 04 Jul 2022 - 10:23 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Europe, glacier meltdown, Italy, high temperature, people missing

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Monkeypox: WHO Calls For 'Urgent Action', Says 'Cases Tripled In 2 Weeks'

WHO Regional Director for Europe Hans Henri Kluge called for an "urgent action" against the Monkeypox outbreak, stating that cases have tripled in over past two weeks. He urged the governments to "scale up efforts to prevent Monkeypox from establishing itself". Reportedly, 31 countries have detected the Monkeypox virus so far. Meanwhile, Europe remains at the centre, sharing the highest risk.

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 02:55 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Monkeypox, Endemic, WHO, Smallpox, Europe

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Vladimir Putin

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President Putin To Depend More On China & India As EU Could Ban Russian Oil

As European Union considers banning Russian energy, President Vladimir Putin might have to rely more on China and India. EU leaders decided to seek a partial embargo on Russian crude oil shipments by sea, which could cost Putin up to $10 billion in lost export earnings per year. However, with China and India already buying enormous quantities of Russian oil, there is limit to how much they can reasonably buy. 

Wed, 01 Jun 2022 - 02:56 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Vladimir Putin, India, Russia, China, Europe

Courtesy: Indian Express

Monkeypox virus blood sample

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Belgium, The First Country To Impose A Mandatory 21-Day Monkeypox Quarantine

Belgium is the first European country to impose a 21-day quarantine for monkeypox patients. This follows the discovery of the first monkeypox case in Switzerland on May 21. Currently, 14 countries, including four in Belgium, have reported recurrent outbreaks of the virus. All of the incidents were traced back to a festival in Antwerp, Belgium's port city.

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 12:37 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Monkeypox, Belgium, Quarantine, Switzerland, Europe

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EAM S. Jaishankar

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Ukraine A Wake-Up Call For Europe To Look At Asia, Says S Jaishankar

Ukraine is a wake-up call for Europe to look at what has been happening across Asia, said EAM S Jaishankar during a session at the Raisina Dialogue. "Things have been happening in Asia for the last 10 years. Europe may not have looked at it... it could be a wake-up call for Europe to also look at Asia," he said while referring to the Ukrainian crisis.

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 11:02 AM / by Varun Das

Tags: EAM, S Jaishankar, EAM S Jaishankar, External Affairs Minister, Ukraine, Europe

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French President Emmanuel Macron

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French President Emmanuel Macron Launches Re-Election Bid

French President Emmanuel Macron said that he would run for a second term in the forthcoming presidential elections which will take place in April. Macron described the government's reforms and challenges faced by the country. "All of this has allowed us to be credible and to convince our main neighbors to start building a powerful Europe," Macron said. However, he said, he'll try to make France a great ecological nation. 

Fri, 04 Mar 2022 - 05:01 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: France, Emmanuel Macron, President, Europe, Elections

Courtesy: ANI


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Bali Plans To Change Quarantine Rules For International Travelers

Bali is reopened to all international travelers from February with mandatory three-day quarantine. However, the Indonesian government is planning to remove the quarantine and to begin visa-on-arrival process for international tourists. However, international travelers will need to show a negative PCR test besides being fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Luhut Binsar Panjaitan the Maritime and Investment Affairs minister said, from March 14,… read-more

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 06:35 PM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Bali, International Travellers, Quarantine, Europe, RT PCR

Courtesy: The Times of India

omicron -COVID-19

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Union Health Secretary Alerts India Over 4th COVID-19 Surge In World

Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan, on December 24, alerted India over fourth surge of COVID-19, globally. Addressing a press conference, Bhushan said, "The world is witnessing the fourth surge and the overall positivity is 6.1 percent. Therefore, we have to be on guard and can't afford to be slacken". Countries like the US, Europe and South Africa, witnesses a rise in COVID-19 cases, leading to curbs and precautions. 

Fri, 24 Dec 2021 - 07:02 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Covid-19, Indian government, US, South Africa, Europe

Courtesy: ANI