It is the latest gaffe by former foreign secretary Boris Johnson, who once referred to Africa as "that country".
Former healthcare worker Ian Jones is intensive care after being bitten by the snake in north west India.
Passenger aircraft on repatriation flight from Dubai overshoots runway.
In its depiction of Desi millenials looking for love, Netflix refuses to call out racism, colourism and classism, Dan Hastings writes.
More than 260,000 people tested positive for the virus worldwide on Saturday.
As the world's death toll closes in on half a million, cases in Brazil are still accelerating and infections in India may not peak until November.
Delhi has about 9,000 beds dedicated to Covid-19 patients, but experts say it will need at least 15,000 beds by the end of June.
Health officials reported more than 900 deaths in Brazil on Friday.
The pandemic was barely on my radar, until I found myself running from a tsunami of border closures.