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India-made Covid-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February: govt scientist

India-made Covid-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February: govt scientist

An Indian government-backed Covid-19 vaccine could be launched as early as February - months earlier than expected - as last-stage trials begin this month and studies have so far showed it is safe and effective ...

Pakistan-born scientist to head MIT School of Science

Pakistan-born scientist to head MIT School of Science

Pakistan born, astrophysicist Dr Nergis Mavalvala, has been named the new dean of Massachusetts Institute of Technology-MIT’s School of Science, from September.

QCRI scientist discusses SEIR modelling for Covid-19

QCRI scientist discusses SEIR modelling for Covid-19

Dr Halima Bensmail, principal scientist and associate professor, Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, has delivered a talk titled ...

Missing British scientist found dead in Greece: TV

Missing British scientist found dead in Greece: TV

The body of a missing British scientist has been found in a ravine on the Greek island of Ikaria two days after she disappeared, Greek public television reported on Wednesday.

WCM-Q scientist gets US award

WCM-Q scientist gets US award

A leading scientist at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar (WCM-Q) is being presented with the 2018 Distinguished Alumnus of the Year Award from his alma mater in the US.

Assassinated Palestinian given emotional send-off

Assassinated Palestinian given emotional send-off

The body of an assassinated Palestinian scientist was on Wednesday driven through the Malaysian capital accompanied by a crowd shouting "God is greatest", as mourners accused Israel of killing him.

Israel dismisses suggestions it killed Palestinian in Malaysia

Israel dismisses suggestions it killed Palestinian in Malaysia

Israel's defence minister said on Sunday a Palestinian scientist shot dead in Malaysia was a rocket expert and "no saint", but dismissed suggestions by Hamas that Israel's Mossad spy agency assassinated him.

Mauritius president refuses to resign over financial scandal

Mauritius president refuses to resign over financial scandal

Mauritian President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim has refused to resign, vowing to fight allegations that saw her embroiled in a financial scandal, the presidency said in a statement on Wednesday.

Fisher goal downs Sharks

Fisher goal downs Sharks

Mike Fisher ended the longest game in Nashville Predators history with a rebound goal at 11:12 of the third overtime early, giving them a 4-3 win over the San Jose Sharks to tie the Western Conference semifinal at 2-2.