US drug regulator clears COVID booster shot for healthy kids aged 5-11

Pfizer’s shot is the only COVID-19 vaccine available for children of any age in the U.S. Those ages 5 to 11 receive one-third of the dose given to everyone 12 and older. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must decide whether to formally recommend the booster for this age group.
#Pfizer #COVID #Health #HealthConditions #InfectiousDiseases


an hour ago

'Ukraine a Crime Scene', Says ICC Chief Prosecutor as 'Largest-ever' Team...

The International Criminal Court has sent a 42-member team to Ukraine to probe alleged war crimes since the Russian invasion. The team comprises investigators, forensic experts and support staff and will work with Ukrainian authorities. ICC prosecutor Karim Khan said “Ukraine is a crime scene” as he later visited the town of Bucha near Kyiv.
#KarimKhan #ICC #Russian #Ukrainian #Ukraine #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #CrimeJustice


an hour ago

64 police personnel now guard Kejriwal, proposal to curb public outside his...

Delhi High Court granted Delhi Police more time to file a status report and listed the case for further hearing on May 30. The total strength of police personnel on Arvind Kejriwal’s security now stands at 64 with 20-22 personnel there at the residence round-the-clock, the court was told.
#Kejriwal #DelhiPolice #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #LawEnforcement


2 hours ago

Bihar judge in court, 3 armed criminals enter his house, rob family at gunpoint

Maheshwar Nath Pandey is posted at the sub-divisional court in Rohtas district’s Bikramganj. His wife, their five-year-old daughter and domestic help were at home when the incident took place. Three armed men robbed the family of cash and jewellery, the judge's wife said.
#MaheshwarNathPandey #Bihar #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


3 hours ago

This woman drove around recklessly in Florida

Janiya Shaimiracle Douglas, 19, from South Florida, was spotted speeding and driving recklessly on the road. When a deputy tried to stop the sedan Douglas was driving, she refused to pull over. She was arrested in Monroe County, Florida, on May 12.
#JaniyaShaimiracleDouglas #Florida #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


4 hours ago

Mundka fire tragedy: Delhi court sends building owners to 1-day police remand

Manish Lakra, Harish Goyal and Varun Goyal have been granted one day police custody. This comes a day after the absconding owner of the complex was sent to two days of Police custody. 27 people died in the Mundka fire which engulfed a four-storey building in west Delhi.
#ManishLakra #Delhi #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


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Man Arrested for Raping Physically Disabled Woman in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum

A tribal man was arrested on Tuesday for allegedly raping a physically disabled woman in Jharkhand's East Singhbhum district. The woman had gone to Kandidumri jungle to collect firewood when the accused gagged her mouth and raped her on May 13. Tudu was married but his wife left him three years ago.
#Tudu #Jharkhand #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


6 hours ago

Ex-CBI director moves high court for Twitter’s verified badge

Delhi high court fined former Indian Police Service officer M Nageswara Rao ₹10,000 while rejecting his plea seeking restoration of his Twitter blue verified badge. Justice Yashwant Varma said Rao again came to the court despite being given an opportunity to approach Twitter last month.
#MNageswaraRao #CBI #Delhi #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


6 hours ago

Bombay HC refuses protection from arrest to school chairman booked for...

The Bombay High Court refused protection from arrest to the chairman of a Kolhapur school. Ganpatrao Janardhan Patil was arrested for allegedly abetting the suicide of a minor boy. The court observed that the accused had scolded the boy in an ‘unruly manner’ and prima facie “created an impression in (the) student’s mind to put him in deep frustration”
#GanpatraoJanardhanPatil #BombayHC #Kolhapur #LawGovernment #Legal #PublicSafety


6 hours ago

Karnataka RTI activist who wrote to PM Modi on Bitcoin scam arrested for extortion

RTI activist A R Ashok Kumar Adiga (57), a resident of Basaveshwaranagar, Bengaluru, arrested. Adiga allegedly extorted money from several clubs by threatening to file false cases against them. He claimed to know influential politicians and officers, but demanded that an agreement be made in his name to run the club.
#Modi #RTI #Bitcoin #Karnataka #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #CrimeJustice


7 hours ago

Sukesh Chandrashekhar on hunger strike for 25 days; levels of vitals low: Lawyer

Sukesh Chandrashekhar has been on a hunger strike for the last 25 days, as per his lawyer. This news comes days after Jacqueline Fernandez's assets worth Rs 7.27 Cr were attached for her links to him, and for receiving gifts from him. His medical reports show that his Keto levels have been low since he went on hunger strike.
#SukeshChandrashekhar #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


7 hours ago

Mumbai: 430 kg adulterated tea seized, two arrested

The Mumbai police have arrested two men from a slum pocket in Sewree for allegedly adulterating tea with a scented chemical powder. The police also seized 430 kg of adulterated tea worth Rs 85,000 from the duo who have no licence to sell or stock tea.
#Mumbai #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


7 hours ago

SSC Delhi Police Constable recruitment 2022: Notification to be out today at...

SSC Constable recruitment 2022: Delhi Police Head Constable Recruitment 2022 notification will be released on May 17, 2022. Registration is expected to begin soon after the release of the notification. Delhi Police Constable exam will be conducted in a Computer-Based format. The exam date has not been announced yet. Speculations are being made that the exam is likely to be conducted September 2022.
#SSC #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #LawEnforcement


7 hours ago

N.Korea mobilises army, steps up tracing amid Covid-19 wave

North Korea mobilised its military to distribute COVID medications and deployed more than 10,000 health workers to help trace potential patients. The isolated country is grappling with its first acknowledged COVID-19 outbreak, which it confirmed last week. The state emergency epidemic prevention headquarters reported 269,510 more people with fever symptoms, bringing the total to 1.48 million.
#Covid19 #Korea #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #Health


8 hours ago

CBI found nothing during search, timing interesting: P Chidambaram

P Chidambaram says he was not named as an accused in the fresh corruption case against Karti. The case is based on allegations that Karti allegedly accepted a bribe of Rs 50 lakh that was sent to an account of one of his companies to facilitate visas for some Chinese nationals working with a Chinese company.
#PChidambaram #CBI #Chinese #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


9 hours ago

4 held in connection with 1993 Mumbai bomb blasts: Gujarat ATS

Abu Bakar, Yusuf Bhakta, Shoeb Baba, and Sayyed Kureshi arrested. Police also arrested Aaqif Nachan in connection with a terror module busted in Rajasthan. Seven people were earlier arrested in the module. The National Investigation Agency is investigating possible linkages of the module with a terrorist outfit.
#AbuBakar #GujaratATS #Mumbai #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


9 hours ago

FDA expected to soon authorise Pfizer-BioNTech’s booster for 5- to 11-year-olds

The Food and Drug Administration is expected to authorise a booster shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine for children 5 to 11. That would make those children the youngest Americans eligible for the additional shot. The companies announced a month ago that the extra shot significantly increased the level of neutralising antibodies against both the original version of the virus and the omicron variant.
#FDA #Americans #Health #HealthConditions #InfectiousDiseases


9 hours ago

SSC Delhi Police constable recruitment Notification to be out today

The Staff Selection Commission will release the notification for the recruitment of Head Constable posts in Delhi Police today, 17th May 2022. The Head Constable notification will be available on the official website - ssc.nIc.iN - from today as per the SSC Exam Calendar. The Delhi Police Constable recruitment examination will be held on September 22.
#SSCDelhiPolice #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #LawEnforcement


9 hours ago

15-year-old Tamil Nadu boy stabs classmate over throwing mango seeds, booked...

A 15-year-old boy has been booked on charges of attempt to murder after he stabbed his classmate following an argument inside their school. The victim had been playing with his friends and throwing mango seeds at each other at a higher secondary school in the Bannihalli village. A mango seed allegedly hit one of the accused's friends and an argument ensued.
#TamilNadu #LawGovernment #PublicSafety #CrimeJustice


9 hours ago

Gurgaon: Two held for trying to strangle man while snatching phone, cash

Gurgaon police arrest two men for allegedly trying to strangulate a man and snatching his phone and cash. The victim, Suresh Mukhiya, was on his way to a shop when the incident happened. Raju alias Kalia (40) and Vivek Tiwari (21), natives of Bihar and Jharkhand respectively, were arrested.
#SureshMukhiya #Gurgaon #SensitiveSubjects #LawGovernment #PublicSafety


9 hours ago