Bajrang Dal activist murder case: Six arrested, Section 144 extended till Friday morning in Shivamogga

Shivamogga (Karnataka) [India], February 22 (ANI): A total of six people have been arrested and 12 are being questioned by the state police in connection with Bajrang Dal activist Harsha murder case, said BM Laxmi Prasad, Superintendent ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Uganda takes another step on e-payments path: five things you should know

Long periods of limited physical contact under COVID-19 lockdowns triggered new interest in alternative payment methods beyond existing options. The Bank of Uganda is among institutions that have taken steps to promote a shift towards a ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Poverty, Fear Drive Exodus from Syria’s One-time IS Capital

RAQQA, Syria — In a square that a few years ago was a grim stage for the Islamic State group’s brutal rule in the Syrian city of Raqqa, Mahmoud Dander sat deep in thought. He wants to leave Syria, but has a problem: The 75-year-old has ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022
Agartala Smart City adopts ‘one for ten’ trees compensatory afforestation drive to minimise ecological loss

Agartala (Tripura) [India], February 22 (ANI): Agartala Smart City Mission has taken up a ‘compensatory afforestation drive’ to compensate for the ecological loss suffered due to the extraction of adult trees amid the ongoing smart road ...

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Tuesday, 22 February 2022