Russia unveils anti-sanctions shield

Moscow can withstand any restrictions thanks to massive gold and foreign exchange reserves, the finance ministry says Possible western sanctions targeting the Russian economy could lead to a spike in market volatility, but the country ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
US rejects Moscow’s troop claim

The supposedly looming ?invasion? of Ukraine could still ?come at any time,? Antony Blinken insists Washington has not seen any evidence of Russia pulling its military units away from Ukraine in a "meaningful" way, US Secreta ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Hong Kong’s hospitals run over-capacity as city struggles to contain COVID-19 outbreak

Hong Kong, February 16 (ANI): Hong Kong is currently struggling to curb the COVID-19 outbreak in the territory that has witnessed a surge in infections, according to a media report. Hong Kong is struggling to contain an outbreak of the ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Ben Cutting, Sohail Tanvir fined for breaching Pakistan Super League Code of Conduct

Lahore [Pakistan], February 16 (ANI): Ben Cutting of Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators’ Sohail Tanvir have both been fined 15 per cent of their match fees for breaching a Level 1 offence of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) Code of Cond ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Empowering business through digital transformation; insights by Odgers Berndtson

New Delhi [India], February 16 (ANI/NewsVoir): Leaders across sectors are recognizing the power of digitization and empowering their businesses. However, for some organizations the journey has not been simple. Odgers Berndtson invited le ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Pakistan: Shahbaz Sharif slams Imran Khan govt for rising foreign debt, inflation

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 16 (ANI): Pakistan’s Leader of Opposition and Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) President Shahbaz Sharif, on Tuesday, slammed Imran Khan government for accepting huge amounts of international loans saying that ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Over 11.88 cr unutilized COVID-19 vaccine doses available with states, UTs: Centre

New Delhi [India], February 16 (ANI): The Central Government on Wednesday said that more than 11.88 crore unutilized COVID-19 vaccine doses are still available with the States and Union Territories to be administered. According to the ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Kauvery Hospital successfully treats unique case of dengue presenting as stroke

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], February 15 (ANI/NewsVoir): Kauvery Hospital Chennai, a unit of Kauvery Group of Hospitals, a leading multispecialty healthcare chain in Tamil Nadu, today announced the successful treatment of a unique case ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Plans Set for New Private Spaceflights

A billionaire who led an all-private space crew into orbit last year has announced plans for up to three new missions in conjunction with SpaceX, including one with a spacewalk. Jared Isaacman, who founded payment processing company Sh ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Rogue rocket to hit Moon misidentified

An out-of-control rocket expected to hit the Moon in early March wasn?t built by SpaceX, an astronomer has said American astronomer Bill Gray, who earlier said that a stage from a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket was going to hit the Moon on Mar ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Suvendu Adhikari is a ‘gaddar’, says TMC’s Kunal Ghosh

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], February 15 (ANI): Trinamool Congress spokesperson and state general secretary Kunal Ghosh on Monday said that the leader of Opposition Suvendu Adhikari is a "Gaddar (traitor)". Speaking to ANI, ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
UN Chief on Russia-Ukraine: No Alternative to Diplomacy

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres urged Russia, Ukraine and the West on Monday to de-escalate tensions, saying "there is no alternative to diplomacy." "The price in human suffering, destruction and damage to Europe ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022