Russia counting on China Moscow

The remarks come after Putin said that Moscow’s relations with Beijing are now at an ?unprecedented? level In the face of strained relations between East and West, Russia is depending on China more than ever to help establish an equal ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
Stocks in Asia slump, Japan closed, U.S. dollar rebounds

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia — Stocks in Asia traded lower on Friday, although volume was thin with one of the region’s biggest markets, Japan, closed for a public holiday. An overnight scare on the inflation front in the U.S. kept the press ...

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Friday, 11 February 2022
France to Truckers: We Won’t Tolerate Canada-style ‘Freedom Convoys’

Paris — French police warned Thursday they would prevent so-called ‘Freedom Convoys’ from blockading Paris, as protesters against COVID-19 rules began to drive toward the capital. Inspired by truckers paralyzing the Canadian capital, t ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
RBI pegs FY 2022-23 GDP growth at 7.8 per cent

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 10 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday pegged the country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth for the financial year 2022-23 at 7.8 per cent, which is lower than 8 to 8.5 per cent e ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Geomagnetic storm destroys 40 Starlink satellites, SpaceX says no risk to Earth

California [US], February 10 (ANI): A geomagnetic storm has knocked 40 SpaceX satellites on February 4, after they were launched to a low deployment orbit, 130 miles above Earth. Dramatic visuals of the space debris are circulating on ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
RBI keeps key rates unchanged, pegs GDP growth at 7.8 per cent for FY23

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], February 10 (ANI): In line with expectations, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday kept key policy rates unchanged and maintained ‘accommodative’ stance in order to give priority to GDP growth. In t ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Inflation spike punctures U.S. stocks, Nasdaq dives more than 2%

NEW YORK, New York — U.S. stocks shattered on Thursday following the worst monthly inflation rate in four decades. The U.S. Labor Department reported consumer prices jumped 7.5 percent in January on a year-over-year basis, against expe ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Sting Sells Entire Songwriting Catalog to Universal

Sting has sold his songwriting catalog -- including solo works as well as hits with The Police like ‘Roxanne’ -- to Universal Music Group, the company said Thursday, the industry’s latest such blockbuster transaction. The company did n ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Joe Rogan marks return to stand up by mocking recent controversies

Washington [US], February 10 (ANI): Joe Rogan recently returned to the stand-up stage with a self-deprecating set that mocked and discussed his recent controversies, saying, "If you want my advice, don’t take my advice."Accordi ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
10 MAIN works by genius Russian writer Alexander Pushkin

If you manage to read his works and understand why Russians revere him, you will be able to penetrate into the depths of the Russian national character. Alexander Sergeyevich Pushkin (1799-1837) lived for just 37 years at the very begi ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
India reports 67,084 new COVID cases, positivity rate drops to 4.44 pc

New Delhi [India], February 10 (ANI): India has reported 67,084 new cases of COVID-19 and 1,241 fresh deaths in the last 24 hours, informed the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Thursday. With this, the country’s active caseload ...

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Thursday, 10 February 2022
Researchers restore function in gene that suppresses liver cancer, enhances immunotherapy

Boston [US], February 9 (ANI): Scientists and researchers never fail to amaze us with their dedication to making breakthrough discoveries that can save life even from life-threatening diseases. In a recent study, a team of researchers fr ...

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Wednesday, 09 February 2022