NATO Chief Stoltenberg Appointed to Run Norway’s Central Bank

Norway’s central bank, Norges Bank, announced Friday it has appointed NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg to take over as its next governor after his term leading the military alliance ends later this year. The central bank announc ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Turkey Strengthens Defense Industry With Its Ukraine Partnership

Istanbul — Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to Ukraine Thursday saw the countries deepen their defense industry cooperation. The growing ties come in the face of Moscow’s criticism as Russian forces continue to mass on the ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Macron fully coordinates with EU over messages delivered to Putin: EU Spokesman

Brussels [Belgium], February 4 (ANI/Sputnik): Messages delivered by French President Macron to Russian President Vladimir Putin in a series of calls were fully coordinated with member states of the European Union, given the tense situati ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Beijing Winter Olympics officially declared open

The Beijing Winter Olympic Games have formally opened at a dazzling ceremony in the Chinese capital Chinese President Xi Jinping has formally opened the 2022 Winter Olympic Games at a grandiose ceremony in Beijing attended by world lea ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Kerala reports 38,684 new COVID-19 cases

Thiruvananthapuram (Kerala) [India], February 4 (ANI): Kerala reported 38,684 new cases of COVID-19 during the last 24 hours, said the state health department on Friday. As per a bulletin issued by the health department, a total of 1,2 ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Ukraine comments on security guarantees

The onus is on Moscow to reassure countries that it harbors no aggressive intent, according to Kiev Rather than demanding assurances from Washington and NATO, Russia should provide the West with security concessions instead, Ukraine’s ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
China reveals position on NATO expansion

The announcement comes after weeks of tensions between Moscow and the US-led military bloc Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping have backed a joint call for NATO to halt its plans for further expansi ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Russia & China call for end to NATO expansion

The announcement comes after weeks of tensions between Moscow and the US-led military bloc Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping have backed a joint call for NATO to halt its plans for further expansi ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
Half of Afghanistan’s population is facing ‘tsunami of hunger’: Report

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 4 (ANI): Afghanistan is under deep humanitarian crisis and over 50 per cent of Afghan’s are facing a "tsunami of hunger," the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) report ...

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Friday, 04 February 2022
India reports 1,72,433 new COVID cases, 6.8 pc higher than yesterday

New Delhi [India], February 3 (ANI): India has reported 1,72,433 new COVID cases in the last 24 hours, 6.8 per cent higher than yesterday, the Union Health Ministry informed on Thursday. With this, the active caseload of India is prese ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
Russian troop buildup largest since cold war NATO

Belarus is soon to host ?Union Resolve 2022? with Russian servicemen The buildup of Russian forces in Belarus is the largest number stationed in the country since the end of the Cold War, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg claimed ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
Soaring inflation rate continues to rankle Pakistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 3 (ANI): Pakistan’s problem with inflation continues as it has reached a two-year high of 12.96 per cent thereby giving further problems to the Imran Khan government. The inflationary trend is here to sta ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022