LIC IPO: Data on claims settlement by LIC in 2021 don’t imply COVID deaths: Govt

New Delhi [India], February 19 (ANI): Data related to claims settled by Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India in 2021 does not imply COVID-19 deaths, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Saturday, trashing reports in a s ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
Putin scheduled to have phone call with Macron amid Russia-Ukraine tensions

Moscow [Russia], February 19 (ANI): Kremlin has confirmed a scheduled phone call between Russian President Vladimir Putin and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, on Sunday amid the ongoing tensions between Russia and Ukraine, media ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
Pakistan: Aurat March organisers launch manifesto of ‘justice’

Lahore [Pakistan], February 19 (ANI): The Aurat March organisers on Friday announced its manifesto for 2022 centering on the theme of "Reimagining Justice" in Pakistan. Aurat March, which was first held in the city of Karachi ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
Biden Believes Putin Has Made Decision to Invade Ukraine

WHITE HOUSE — U.S. President Joe Biden says Russian President Vladimir Putin has made up his mind to invade Ukraine. "I’m convinced he’s made the decision. We have reason to believe that," Biden said during remarks from the W ...

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Saturday, 19 February 2022
UN Weekly Roundup Feb. 12-18, 2022

NEW YORK — Editor’s note: Here is a fast take on what the international community has been up to this past week, as seen from the United Nations perch. UN Chief Calls for Diplomacy on Ukraine U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres u ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
Putin tells Ukraine how to end Donbass war

The Russian president has called on Kiev to hold talks with separatist leaders Russian President Vladimir Putin has warned that Ukraine must begin talks with the two breakaway regions in the country’s war-torn east to put an end to fie ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
PSL: Rizwan, Khushdil Shah star as Multan Sultans thrash Quetta Gladiators by 117 runs

Lahore [Pakistan], February 18 (ANI): Defending champions Multan Sultans qualified for the February 23 Qualifier of the Pakistan Super League 2022 with a punishing 117 runs victory over a hapless Quetta Gladiators in front of an almost f ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
BJP promises all-round development in Punjab ahead of Assembly polls

New Delhi [India], February 18 (ANI): Days ahead of Assembly elections in the state, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) National General Secretary Tarun Chugh on Friday said that the party is committed to Punjab’s all-round development which w ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
Sensex, Nifty end in red in choppy day; UltraTech Cement, MM, Infosys fall

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 18 (ANI): The Indian stock markets witnessed a choppy day on Friday with benchmark Sensex and Nifty closing marginally down due to selling pressure in some infra, energy, and auto stocks. The 30 s ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
As promised, Tesla’s Musk donated $5.7 billion to charities

PALO ALTO, California: According to a regulatory filing, Tesla CEO Elon Musk donated some 5 million shares of company stock, worth some $5.7 billion, to an unidentified charity in November. The filing by Musk, the world’s richest man, w ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
How NBFCs help Small Business Expansion

New Delhi [India], February 18 (ANI/ATK): Over the last several decades, India’s non-banking financial industry has experienced significant growth. Their contributions and methods of developing from a tiny banking sector to innovative st ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
US to shut down Afghanistan’s embassy, consulates, says report

Washington [US], February 18 (ANI): The US government has informed Afghanistan’s diplomats in the country that it will shut down the embassy in Washington and the consulate missions in Los Angeles and New York, according to a media repor ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022