Centre paid Rs 808 cr claims to kin of 1,616 healthcare workers who died of COVID-19

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): The Centre has paid a compensation of Rs 808 crore to families of 1,616 deceased healthcare workers from 33 states and UTs, who were involved in fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, Union Health Minister M ...

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Wednesday, 09 February 2022
UP CM giving advertisements when bodies of people floating in river during COVID 2nd wave: Kejriwal

New Delhi [India], February 8 (ANI): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Monday hit out at his Uttar Pradesh counterpart Yogi Adityanth saying that the latter was giving advertisements in the Time magazine when the dead bodies of peo ...

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Tuesday, 08 February 2022
Ukrainian opposition leader responds to Putin’s asylum offer

Moscow believes Ukraine’s former leader Petro Poroshenko is subject to political persecution by Kiev Moscow is ready to offer political asylum to Ukraine’s former president Petro Poroshenko and others who face political persecution by ...

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Tuesday, 08 February 2022
PM has forgotten to maintain dignity while speaking in Parliament: Congress

New Delhi [India], February 8 (ANI): After Prime Minister Narendra Modi came down heavily on Congress during his speech in Parliament, the Leader of Opposition in the Rajya Sabha and senior Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge hit back at ...

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Tuesday, 08 February 2022
South Africa Jails Twins for Terrorism Over US Embassy Plot

Johannesburg, South Africa — A South African court convicted and jailed twin brothers for terrorism on Monday over plans to attack the U.S. Embassy in Pretoria and join the Islamic State group, local media reported. Tony-Lee Thulsie an ...

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Tuesday, 08 February 2022
BJP govt at Centre fulfilled all its promises, says Jyotiraditya Scindia

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], February 7 (ANI): Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government at the Centre has fulfilled all its promises, adding that it does not ...

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Monday, 07 February 2022
United States NSA warns Russia attack on Ukraine ‘any time now’

Washington [US], February 7 (ANI): US National Security Adviser (NSA) Jake Sullivan has warned of a "very distinct" possibility that Russia could attack Ukraine "any time now.""We believe that there is a very dis ...

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Monday, 07 February 2022
India hopes to have long-lasting cooperation with Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 6 (ANI): India would like to have long-lasting cooperation with Afghanistan by increasing its aid. India has earmarked USD 26.7 million to Afghanistan, keeping a continuing focus on its people, without rec ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
With death of Lata Mangeshkar, subcontinent lost a truly great singer: Imran Khan

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 6 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday expressed grief over the passing away of legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar. "With the death of Lata Mangeshkar, the subcontinent has lost one of t ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Kashmir Solidarity Day marked as Fraud Day in PoK

Bagh, [PoK], February 6 (ANI): The people of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) have condemned Pakistan for observing February 5 as Kashmir Solidarity Day and on the contrary marked it as "Fraud Day". Several protest rallies are ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Are mosquito-killing natural pesticides unintentionally harming frogs?

The question of how pesticides affect public health and the environment has generated a lot of attention in Quebec. Pesticides are widely used and often end up in our natural environment. Pesticides are useful for killing weeds (herbic ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
Demonstrators Protest Killing of Congolese Refugee in Brazil

Rio de JANEIRO — Demonstrators gathered on Saturday in Rio de Janeiro, Sao Paulo and other Brazilian cities to protest the killing of a 24-year-old Congolese refugee who was beaten to death on Jan. 24, sparking outrage and revulsion acro ...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022