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Another Indian company, Shilpa Medicare, joins efforts to ramp up manufacturing of Sputnik V COVID vaccine

In a bid to speed up India’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts, another Indian company, Shilpa Medicare has joined efforts to ramp up the manufacturing capacity of the Sputnik V vaccine. Last year in September, the Hyderabad-based Dr Reddy’s Laboratories had partnered with the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) to conduct the […]

In phone call with Netanyahu, Blinken pushes for de-escalation with Palestine

Amid intensifying conflict between Israel and Palestine, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Wednesday spoke to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and expressed his concerns over the ongoing violence. According to US State Department spokesperson Ned Price, Blinken and Netanyahu discussed the ongoing violence in Jerusalem and the Secretary […]