Afghan Defence Minister says he and his family are safe

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 4 (ANI): Afghanistan acting Defense Minister General Bismillah Mohammadi on Wednesday said he and his family are safe following a "terrorist attack" on his residence in Kabul. "Acting Defense ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Blinken, Ghani, Confirm US Commitment to Afghanistan in Call

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken underscored the American commitment to Afghanistan Tuesday during a call with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani. According to State Department spokesman Ned Price, they discussed the need to "acc ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Haiti police seek former Supreme Court judge in president’s killing

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti: Haitian police on Friday accused former Supreme Court judge Wendelle Coq-Thelot of having met with Colombian mercenaries accused of killing President Jovenel Moise. Haitian police issued an arrest warrant this we ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
WB MPs meets Mandaviya and Pradhan over vaccine poltics

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): A high-level delegation comprising of Members of Parliament along with Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) West Bengal chief Dilip Ghosh met Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya and Human Resources Developme ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
London High Court orders NAB, Pakistan govt to pay

Islamabad [Pakistan], August 3 (ANI): A London High Court has ordered the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) and Pakistan government to pay a sum of 1.2 million dollars to asset-recovery firm Broadsheet LLC by next week, said reports. ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Qatar Adds Its Voice To Those Condemning Deadly Attack On Oil Tanker

Qatar has condemned a deadly attack on an oil tanker off the coast of Oman that the West has blamed on Iran. The Qatari Foreign Ministry also called for resorting to international law to ensure that such attacks would not be repeated. ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
BCB trying to reschedule series against England

Dhaka [Bangladesh], August 3 (ANI): The Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) chief executive Nizamuddin Chowdhury has said the board is trying to reschedule the series against England after the T20 World Cup. England and Bangladesh were slated ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Biden Urges New Eviction Pause as Delta Variant Spreads

U.S. President Joe Biden on Monday urged a new ban on evictions to prevent a wave of homelessness as the more infectious delta variant of the coronavirus takes hold. But a day after a nationwide eviction moratorium expired, Biden ackno ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
State government will try to help the flood victims

Maharashtra (Mumbai) [India], August 2 (ANI): Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray on Monday paid a visit to the flood-affected Sangali district. On his daylong visit, he assured the flood victims that the state government and administration ...

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Monday, 02 August 2021
Italian Stuns in 100-Meter Sprint

Usain Bolt once tightly held on to the mantle of World’s Fastest Man in his lightening quick sprints at multiple Olympic Games. That mantle now, however, has passed on to a Texas-born Italian — 26-year-old Lamont Marcell Jacobs who fin ...

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Monday, 02 August 2021
Washington DT Daron Payne added to COVID-19 list

The Washington Football Team placed starting defensive tackle Daron Payne on the reserve/COVID-19 list on Sunday, the seventh player added since the start of training camp. A day earlier, All-Pro guard Brandon Scherff and offensive tac ...

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Sunday, 01 August 2021
Kerala records 20,728 new COVID cases, 56 deaths

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], August 1 (ANI): Despite the imposition of a complete weekend lockdown, Kerala recorded 20,728 fresh COVID-19 infections on Sunday. This is almost 50 per cent (41,831) of the total COVID-19 cases rec ...

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Sunday, 01 August 2021