At least 44 dead in Israel festival stampede

At least 44 dead in Israel festival stampede At least 44 people have been killed in a stampede at a religious festival in Israel, according to medics. PM Benjamin Netanyahu said it was a “heavy disaster.”  The crowds packed into the Mount Meron slope – despite Covid-19 warnings. Witnesses said people were asphyxiated or trampled in a passageway.  The PA system announced the crowd should … Continue reading At least 44 dead in Israel festival stampede

Saudi oxygen sent to India amid shortage in Covid-19 ravaged country 

Saudi oxygen sent to India amid shortage in Covid-19 ravaged country  India has received a delivery of roughly 80 metric tons of oxygen from Saudi Arabia to help alleviate a critical shortage of oxygen in the country.  Images of the first tanks and medical-grade oxygen cylinders heading to an Indian port prompted an outpouring of gratitude on social media.  The shortage of oxygen in India … Continue reading Saudi oxygen sent to India amid shortage in Covid-19 ravaged country