Iraq to Delay Selection of New President, Lawmakers Say

Iraq’s Supreme Court on Sunday suspended a former foreign minister’s presidential bid over graft allegations and many lawmakers said they would boycott a Monday vote for a new head of state, prolonging a political standoff. The court s ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Afghanistan’s first Deputy PM calls on government bodies to provide economic plans

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 6 (ANI): Afghanistan’s first deputy Prime Minister Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar called on the government institutions to present their plans to tackle the economic meltdown and root out poverty from the countr ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Pak should take measures to generate PKR 1.1 tr extra revenue in budget to meet loan terms: IMF

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 6 (ANI): Amid the rising inflation in Pakistan, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has said that the Imran Khan government needs to introduce revenue measures in its annual budget for the next fiscal yea ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Five Pakistani Troops Killed in Gunfire from Across Afghan Border

Islamabad — Pakistan’s military said Sunday five of its troops were killed when militants from across the Afghan border opened fire on them. The attack, believed to be one of the deadliest such incidents in recent years, took place in ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Kerala reports 26,729 new COVID cases, 22 deaths

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], February 6 (ANI): Kerala has reported 26,729 new COVID cases and 22 deaths in the last 24 hours, the state Health Department informed on Sunday. With this, the active cases in the state now stand at ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Study finds ADHD drugs may treat symptoms of genetic movement disorder in kids

Washington [US], February 5 (ANI): A new study has found that a common medication used for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) appears to help manage the symptoms of a rare and currently difficult to treat genetic movement di ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022
South Korea’s daily COVID-19 cases hit record high of over 36,000

Seoul [South Korea], February 5 (ANI/Xinhua): South Korea’s daily number of COVID-19 cases hit a new record high amid the spread of the Omicron variant, the health authorities said Saturday. According to the Korea Disease Control and P ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022
Over 11.02 cr unutilized COVID-19 vaccine doses available with States, UTs: Centre

New Delhi [India], February 5 (ANI): The Central Government on Saturday said that over 11.02 crore balance and unutilized COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the States and Union Territories (UTs). According to the Ministry ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022
Adaa Khan, Nishant Malkhani open up about their show ‘Shubh Mangal Mein Dangal’

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 4 (ANI): Adaa Khan and Nishant Malkhani are all set to come up with a new show ‘Shubh Mangal Mein Dangal’. Opening up about the show, Nishant said, "I am excited to kick-start my career in th ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022
Pandemic and Security Top 35th African Union Summit

ADDIS ABABA — The African Union has begun a summit in Addis Ababa, and the theme this year is ‘’Strengthening Resilience in Nutrition and Food Security on African Continent; Strengthening Agro-food systems, health and social protection s ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022
Russia confirms 177,282 new COVID-19 cases, 714 deaths

Moscow [Russia], February 5 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has confirmed 177,282 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, up from 168,201 the day before, and 714 deaths, the federal response center said on Saturday. "As many as 177,282 new ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022
Alphabet, parent of Google, reports revenues up 32% in Q4

NEW YORK CITY, New York: Google’s parent company Alphabet has reported its fourth quarter results, with revenues rising 34 percent year-over-year, above analysts’ expectations. Google stock rose 5 percent following the announcement. It ...

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Saturday, 05 February 2022