Taliban needs legitimacy at home in order to gain international recognition, says former President Karzai

Kabul [Afghanistan], October 19 (ANI): Former President Hamid Karzai said that the Taliban needs legitimacy nationally in order to gain recognition by the international community. In an interview with Voice of America (VOA), he advised ...

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Tuesday, 19 October 2021
BJP’s Ashish Sood slams Sanjay Raut for ‘surgical strikes’ comment

New Delhi [India], October 19 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Jammu and Kashmir co-incharge Ashish Sood on Monday slammed the Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut and claimed that those who once demanded proof of surgical strikes today feel that ...

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Tuesday, 19 October 2021
North East to be new engine for post-COVID economic development, says Jitendra Singh

Imphal (Manipur) [India], October 19 (ANI): Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of Science Technology Jitendra Singh on Monday said that the North East will be a new engine for post-COVID economic development in the country as t ...

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Tuesday, 19 October 2021
Chinese appetite for natural gas to further disrupt energy market

BEIJING, China: Amid anoutlook for cold winter temperatures, China’s quest for obtaining larger volumes of natural gas is expected to further jar world energy markets. China, with the largest energy consumption worldwide has, over the ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
Imran Khan govt has snatched ‘people’s right to live’, says Shahbaz Sharif

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 18 (ANI): Lashing out at Imran Khan government over rising inflation, Pakistan’s leader of the Opposition Shahbaz Sharif said that the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaaf-led government "has snatched people’s rig ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
T20 WC: This time I don’t have Dhoni, everything on my shoulders as finisher, says Hardik Pandya

Dubai [UAE], October 18 (ANI): Hardik Pandya was all praise for MS Dhoni and stated there will be a big responsibility on his shoulders as a lead finisher of the team in absence of the former India captain in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup. ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
NATO took note of Russia’s decision to suspend work of missions, but got no notifications

Brussels [Belgium], October 18 (ANI/Sputnik): NATO took note of Russia’s decision to suspend the work of the alliance’s missions, but has not yet received official notifications, the alliance’s spokesperson, Oana Lungescu, told Sputnik. ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
US diplomat meets Pak Army chief, discusses security situation in Afghanistan

Islamabad [Pakistan], October 18 (ANI): US Charge d’ Affairs to Pakistan, Angela Aggeler called on Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Rawalpindi and discussed the current security situation in Afghanistan ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
RBI imposes monetary penalty on India’s largest public sector bank SBI for non-compliance of directions

New Delhi [India], October 18 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) imposed a monetary penalty of Rs 1 crore on the State Bank of India on Monday for non-compliance with the directions contained in "RBI (Frauds classification and r ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
T20 WC: Difficult to look beyond KL Rahul as opener, I’ll bat at No.3, says Kohli

Dubai [UAE], October 18 (ANI): India skipper Virat Kohli on Monday said that now it is difficult to look beyond KL Rahul as opening batter alongside Rohit Sharma. Kohli had opened alongside Rohit Sharma in India’s fifth and final T20I ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
Abu Dhabi T10: Mohammed Azharuddin named Bangla Tigers’ brand ambassador

Abu Dhabi [UAE], October 18 (ANI): Bangla Tigers on Monday named former India captain Mohammed Azharuddin as the brand ambassador for the franchise for the upcoming Abu Dhabi T10 League. Azharuddin will link up with the squad ahead of ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021
Uttarakhand CM takes stock of excessive rainfall situation in state

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], October 18 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami on Monday took detailed information from officials concerned on the situation of excessive rainfall in the state. He has been taking stock ...

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Monday, 18 October 2021