’postpe’ dominates BNPL market: Clocks annualized TPV of Rs. 2,400 crores in 3 months of launch

New Delhi [India], January 24 (ANI/PRNewswire): BharatPe, one of India’s fastest-growing fintech companies, today announced that its recently launched ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ product, ‘postpe’, has been a runaway success. ‘postpe’ emerged as ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
WHO Chief: World Will Live with COVID for Foreseeable Future

GENEVA — The head of the World Health Organization warned Monday that COVID-19 will be around for the foreseeable future, and everyone will have to learn to live with it. The WHO chief issued the warning at the opening of the agency’s we ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
Xi to chair virtual summit with heads of Central Asian countries to commemorate 30 years of diplomatic relations

Beijing [China], January 24 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping will chair a virtual summit on Tuesday to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between China and the five Central Asian countries, s ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
Assange Wins First Stage in Effort to Appeal US Extradition

LONDON — WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Monday won the first stage of his effort to overturn a U.K. ruling that opened the door for his extradition to U.S. to stand trial on espionage charges. The High Court in London gave Assange ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
NATO announces major new deployment

The military bloc says the move is a response to Russian posturing NATO members will order more fleets and fighter planes into Eastern Europe amid a worsening standoff with Russia, with the bloc citing reports that Moscow is building u ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
US to discuss establishment of inclusive government in Afghanistan with Taliban delegation in Oslo

Oslo [Norwary], January 24 (ANI): US special representative to Afghanistan, Thomas West on Monday will discuss the establishment of an all-inclusive government in Kabul with the 15-member delegation of the Taliban which is in Norway. E ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
How many bones do penguins have?

Curious Kids is a series for children of all ages. If you have a question you’d like an expert to answer, send it to [email protected] How many bones do penguins have? — Sawyer, age 7, Media, Pennsylvania As a zoo an ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
Airbus cancels multi-billion dollar Qatar Airways order

PARIS, France: European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has canceled a multi-billion dollar order by Qatar Airways for 50 of its single-aisle A321neo jets. Airbus and Qatar Airways, one of its largest customers, have been involved in a le ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
Pak oil firms make huge profits through tax-free imports

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 24 (ANI): While Pakistan’s trade deficit is widening, its oil marketing companies (OMCs) are making huge profits through tax-free imports. Around 15 OMCs are reported to have imported over 2.4 billion litr ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
UK minister’s sacking over Muslimness to be investigated

Former junior transport minister says she was told her faith was ?making colleagues uncomfortable,? before being fired British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has ordered a formal inquiry into an allegation by former junior transport mini ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
Asian stock markets fail to find direction, as Fed meeting looms

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia — Stocks in Asia were mixed on Monday as investors fretted over this week’s meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve. "With inflation eye-wateringly high, the Fed is on course to steadily remove the ultra-accommo ...

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Monday, 24 January 2022
Taliban Talks in Norway Raise New Debate About Recognition

OSLO — A Taliban delegation led by acting Foreign Minister Amir Khan Muttaqi on Sunday started three days of talks in Oslo with Western officials and Afghan civil society representatives amid a deteriorating humanitarian situation in Afg ...

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Sunday, 23 January 2022