'Majha Brigade' facilitates dissident leader Bhagwantpal Singh Sachar's return to Punjab Congress thumbnail

‘Majha Brigade’ facilitates dissident leader Bhagwantpal Singh Sachar’s return to Punjab Congress

Vipul Haria /January 18, 2022

Punjab Assembly election Bhagwantpal Singh Sachar had been sulking ever since Congress announced Jagwinderpal Singh alias Jagga Majithia as the party candidate from Majitha assembly constituency. Chandigarh: For Punjab Congress, Monday remained an eventful day with Punjab Pradesh Congress Committee (PPCC) president Navjot Singh Sidhu stating that the party’s election manifesto will be an indicator…

Europe faces threat of prolonged 'twindemic' as flu returns amid rising Covid-19 cases thumbnail

Europe faces threat of prolonged ‘twindemic’ as flu returns amid rising Covid-19 cases

Vipul Haria /January 18, 2022

New Delhi: Influenza has returned to Europe at a faster-than-expected rate this winter after almost disappearing last year, raising concerns about a prolonged “twindemic” with COVID-19 amid some doubts about the effectiveness of flu vaccines. Lockdowns, mask-wearing and social distancing that have become the norm in Europe during the COVID-19 pandemic knocked out flu last…