Pak economic slowdown: Industrial activities contract by 40 pc amid security measures for Iranian President’s visit

Karachi [Pakistan], April 24 (ANI): Industrial activities in Pakistan witnessed a significant slowdown, with reports indicating a contraction of up to 40 per cent amid heightened security measures in the wake of Iranian President Sa ...

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Wednesday, 24 April 2024
Naked and bound bodies of Palestinians found in Gaza

GENEVA, Switzerland — The discovery of more mass graves in Gaza, some containing bodies of palestinians stripped naked and bound, has added new impetus to concerns about potential war crimes, the UN Office of the Human Rights Commis ...

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Wednesday, 24 April 2024
NSE introduces derivatives on Nifty Next 50 from today

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 24 (ANI): The National Stock Exchange of India (NSE) to start derivatives on Nifty Next 50 Index (NIFTYNXT50) from today. Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has approved derivatives on ...

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Wednesday, 24 April 2024
UN: Guns fueling rape of children, women in war zones

UNited Nations — Actor and U.N. Goodwill Ambassador Danai Gurira told diplomats Tuesday that finding a child to sexually abuse in a conflict zone can cost less than one dollar. She urged policymakers to curb the illicit flow of weap ...

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Wednesday, 24 April 2024
World Sindhi Congress highlight unlawful land accusation in Pakistan at UN

New York [US], April 24 (ANI): A group of delegates from the World Sindhi Congress (WSC), an organisation involved in Sindh rights advocacy, participated on Tuesday in the 23rd session of the ongoing UN Permanent Forum on Indigenous ...

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Tuesday, 23 April 2024
German leader tells Putin he cant quote legendary philosopher

Olaf Scholz has accused the Russian president of ?poaching? Immanuel Kant and misinterpreting his teachings German Chancellor Olaf Scholz has lashed out at Russian President Vladimir Putin for quoting iconic German philosopher Im ...

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Tuesday, 23 April 2024
Survey finds India free of locusts ahead of Kharif crop season

New Delhi [India], April 23 (ANI): In a piece of good news for farmers, who would soon be busy sowing Kharif crops or may have already started, a survey has revealed that the country continues to be free of locusts, which emerged as ...

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Tuesday, 23 April 2024
Sri Lanka’s Chamari Athapaththu rises to No. 1 in ICC Women’s ODI batting rankings

Dubai [UAE], April 23 (ANI): Sri Lanka captain Chamari Athapaththu reclaimed the top position in the ICC Women’s ODI Batting Rankings. In a statement, the International Cricket Council (ICC) said Athapaththu edged Natalie Sciver- ...

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Tuesday, 23 April 2024
New US aid package will just kill more Ukrainians Kremlin

Moscow appears unconcerned with the $61 billion aid bill Washington’s $61 billion pledge to Kiev will make little difference on the battlefield, Russian presidential spokesman Dmitry Peskov has said. The US House of Representa ...

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Monday, 22 April 2024
Judge: Trump could be asked about past verdicts, if he testifies

A New York judge ruled Monday that if former U.S. President Donald Trump decides to testify at his trial accusing him of scheming to interfere in the outcome of his 2016 run for the White House, prosecutors will be allowed to ask hi ...

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Monday, 22 April 2024
"Requested Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia to increase Haj quota...": PM Modi in Aligarh

Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], April 22 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday mentioned the increase of the Haj quota by Saudi Arabia and said that upon his request to the Crown Prince the Haj quota was increased adding th ...

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Monday, 22 April 2024
Flooding wreaks havoc across East Africa

BUJUMBURA, Burundi — Deadly floods are wreaking havoc in many parts of East Africa that face torrential rainfall, with Burundi calling for international help to deal with the aftermath. Lake Tanganyika’s rising waters have invade ...

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Monday, 22 April 2024