Abdullah Abdullah meets women activists in Kabul to discuss political, social rights

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 16 (ANI): Former head of the Afghan High Council for National Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday met with women activists in Kabul and discussed their demands for political and social rights. Fo ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Qatar Open: Murray beats Daniel to reach R2; Bublik, Ruusuvuori advance

Doha [Qatar], February 16 (ANI): Andy Murray on Tuesday defeated Taro Daniel in the first round of the ongoing Qatar Open on Tuesday. Playing in Doha, the 34-year-old produced a strong first-round performance to brush past Daniel 6-2, ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Hyderabad police arrests kidnapping gang inspired by web series

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], February 16 (ANI): A man, who got inspired by a web series and recruited people including women for allegedly kidnapping people for ransom was arrested in Hyderabad along with other gang members, police sai ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Canadian PM Trudeau invokes Emergencies Act, first time in 50 years to quell widespread anti-government protests

Ottawa [Canada], February 15 (ANI): Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Monday (local time) invoked the Emergencies Act for the first time in 50 years to give the federal government extra powers to handle ongoing truckers blockades ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Why defacing the Terry Fox statue touched a nerve with so many Canadians

One of the first things that happened when the so-called "freedom convoy" arrived in Ottawa was that anti-vaccine mandate protesters defaced a statue of Terry Fox near Parliament Hill. The statue was draped in Canadian flags an ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
UN urges states, other actors to find ways to support Afghan people

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 15 (ANI): The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) on Tuesday urged all states and actors to find ways to support the Afghan people during the latest crises. This comes after US President Joe Biden ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Police seize guns, arrest 11 at Freedom Convoy blockade

Canadian mounties say they found a cache of weapons in search of trailers at blockade of major border crossing from Alberta to the US Police in Canada have arrested 11 people after finding a stash of weapons allegedly held by a small g ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Britain discloses position on Ukrainian NATO membership

Kiev has doubled down on its constitutional commitment to ascending to the bloc in recent months The UK will back Ukraine no matter what it decides when it comes to pursuing membership of NATO, one of Britain’s top military chiefs has ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Humanitarians Fear Afghan Hunger Crisis Could Kill More Than War

Six months after the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, humanitarians fear a growing hunger crisis could kill more Afghans than the preceding 20 years of war. "People are selling their organs. People are selling their children. They ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
No, 2022 isnt 1938

Europe may well be on the brink of war but diplomacy is the answer, not the problem Neville Chamberlain, the pre-World War II British leader commonly accused of failing to size up Nazism correctly, is back in the news. He’s been the su ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Retail inflation crosses RBI’s tolerance limit, hits 6.01 per cent in January

New Delhi [India], February 14 (ANI): India’s retail inflation rose to 6.01 per cent in January, crossing the upper limit of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) tolerance band for the first time in seven months, the government data showed on ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
New spinal cord implant in Switzerland called success

GENEVA, Switzerland: Swiss researchers using a nerve-stimulating device controlled by a touchscreen tablet enabled three paraplegic patients to stand and walk. Reported this week, the device uses electronic implants and artificial inte ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022