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    From distributing laddoos to painting airline with PM's face: How India celebrated vaccine milestone

    India | Oct 21, 2021, 08:06 PM IST

    The cumulative COVID-19 vaccine doses administered in the country surpassed the 100-crore milestone on Thursday. Celebrating the feat, SpiceJet airlines on Thursday unveiled a special livery on its Boeing 737 aircraft at the Delhi airport. India took 85 days to touch the 10-crore vaccination mark, 45 more days to cross the 20-crore mark and 29 more days to reach the 30-crore mark, according to the Union Health Ministry data. Here are some of the highlights in photos of how the nation celebrated the historic achievement.

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    Photos show horrifying scenes from Indonesia, Asia's new Covid hotspot

    World | Jul 14, 2021, 10:16 PM IST

    Indonesia reported more than 54,000 new coronavirus cases for the first time Wednesday, surpassing recent daily infections in India, whose disastrous outbreak is declining, and becoming Asia's new virus hotspot.