Doctors throughout the nation created a volunteer organization in March called #GetUsPPE to marshal donations and make bulk purchases. In recent weeks, the number of PPE items requested has surged, said co-founder Megan Ranney, an emergency room doctor and researcher at Brown University. Some of that may reflect greater awareness of their group, Ranney and others said. But a drastic increase in calls for gowns and coveralls tracks with shortages documented by FEMA and industry leaders, and a spike in requests from Texas arrived as cases there surged. … [Read more...] about America is running short on masks, gowns and gloves. Again.
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"To develop the issue of the fight against coronavirus, the embassy together with Kromis, KhimRar and the RDIF, which launched the Avifavir drug against coronavirus in the Russian market, is organizing its presentation for Latin America and the Caribbean. Representatives of all supranational parliaments of the region, specialized agencies, and committees are invited to participate in the conference", the embassy said. According to the embassy, about 800 people have been registered to attend so far. Such countries as Chile, Colombia, and Bolivia, as well as the Central American Parliament, the Andean Parliament, the Latin American Parliament, the Mercosur Parliament, are expected to be represented. … [Read more...] about Russian Avifavir COVID-19 Drug to Be Presented in Latin America on 10 July
"The United States has been kind and generous particularly in the context of COVID where the U.S. has actually designated Pakistan as one of the 10 priority countries," Asad Majeed Khan, the Pakistani ambassador to the U.S., told an online forum in Washington on Thursday. … [Read more...] about COVID Cooperation, Kashmir Approach Show Signs of Improving US-Pakistan Ties
Zeeshan Hassan said his uncle was turned away from three hospitals in the southern city of Multan, a virus hot spot. Administrators said they had neither a bed nor the drugs to treat him, Hassan said. His uncle was finally admitted to a government hospital, where he died within 15 hours. … [Read more...] about As Virus Cases Soar, Pakistan Says It Must Keep Economy Open
Bengaluru: Four Ola driver partners have been arrested for hoodwinking the startup and fleecing it of lakhs of rupees using a fake location app technology, a police official said on Thursday."Central Crime Branch (CCB) detected a cheating case by the Ola drivers who cheated the startup of lakhs of rupees," Deputy Commissioner of Police Kuldeep Jain told IANS.The arrested people are Ravi, Manu, Satish and Nagesh.The drivers downloaded Mock Locations (fake GPS path) app to trick the app that they drove customers in real using false map locations."Drivers use mock location app, show that they have driven the Ola cab by showing false map locations," said Joint Commissioner of Police Sandeep Patil.Available on Google Playstore, Mock Locations app enables a person to generate fake phone location information.In the effort to trick the startup, the fake drivers bought as many as 500 mobile phone SIM cards using counterfeit names and they themselves used to book the cabs~"You simply navigate … [Read more...] about Four Bengaluru drivers fleece lakhs from Ola using technology