First time ever 25 pc women listed among 69-member panel for UN Mission Services 2022-24

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi [India], February 16 (ANI): First-ever, over 25 per cent women police officers are selected in a 69 member-panel listed for the United Nations Mission Services-2022-2024 or United Nations Selection Assistance an ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Pakistan reports 2,465 new COVID-19 cases, 49 more deaths

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 16 (ANI): Pakistan has recorded 2,465 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours, the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC) said on Wednesday. With the new infections, the overall number of confirme ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
S Korea’s automobile production, exports and sales decrease in January

Seoul [South Korea], February 16 (ANI/Global Economic): South Korea’s automobile production, exports and sales all decreased last month due to suspension of operation at some factories and global automotive chip shortages. However, exp ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Canada says Freedom Convoy seeks regime change

Emergency action is required to prevent anti-vaccine mandate protesters from overthrowing the government in Ottawa, public safety chief says A senior Canadian security official said the anti-vaccine mandate ‘Freedom Convoy’ protest is ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Ukraine crisis: Blinken reiterates to Lavrov to pursue diplomatic solution

Washington [US], February 16 (ANI): US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Tuesday (local time) spoke to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and reiterated America’s ‘commitment to continue to pursue a diplomatic solution to the cris ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Russia made security guarantee proposals to avert war: Putin

Moscow [Russia], February 15 (ANI): President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday said that Russia came up with security guarantee proposals for the United States and NATO to head off a war in Europe. Putin made these remarks after hosting Germa ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
’Imran Khan fears global pushback if Pakistan becomes first country to recognise Taliban govt’

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 15 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is wary of adverse international pressure if Pakistan becomes the first country in the world to recognise the Taliban’s interim government in Afghanistan, statin ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
4 dead, 17 missing in disaster at sea

The trawler sank in very cold temperatures overnight on Monday off the coast of Newfoundland Rescue efforts are underway in the search for over a dozen crew members missing from a Spanish fishing vessel that sank off the coast of Newfo ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Pakistan Sindh province could face gas crisis as supply being curtailed

Karachi [Pakistan], February 15 (ANI): Pakistan’s Sindh province could plunge into a gas crisis as the supply of natural gas to Sindh was being curtailed, reported local media. With regard to the matter, the federal petroleum secretary ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Cracks emerge within Taliban as Baradar-led group raises concerns over Sirajuddin’s pro-Pashtun stance

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 15 (ANI): The Taliban’s seizure of the power in Kabul could have been easy but retaining the power is far more challenging than the Afghan groups thought as an inter-faction rivalry is reemerging in the Tali ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Accounting Firm: Trump Financial Statements Aren’t Reliable

New York — The accounting firm that prepared former President Donald Trump’s annual financial statements says the documents, used to secure lucrative loans and burnish Trump’s image as a wealthy businessman, ‘should no longer be relied u ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Consumer confidence in economy, Biden plunges in new poll

WASHINGTON D.C.: A new survey, which measures the mood among American consumers about their finances and the economy, found Americans are not happy with the state of the economy, nor with President Joe Biden. According to the Universit ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022