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Kumbh Mela India: Tens of thousands gather ‘to wash their sins’ amid Covid-19 concerns

Thousands of pilgrims begun to gather on the banks of India’s Ganges river at the start of the Kumbh Mela, the world’s largest human gathering amid Covid-19 concerns. The event is one among the most auspicious events in the Hindu calendar. The festival goes on for three-and-a-half months usually, but this time the event will […]


Ayush Ministry pulls up Ramdev’s Patanjali for claiming to have found drug to cure coronavirus

Ramdev’s Patanjali Ayurved has been asked by the government to furnish details of Ayurvedic medicines it launched today claiming they can cure coronavirus within seven days. The company has also been ordered to stop advertising or publicizing such claims until they have been examined. The medicines, “Coronil and Swasari”, were developed based on research and […]