Central bank calls on India to ban cryptocurrency

The deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India compared digital currencies to a Ponzi scheme T Rabi Sankar, the deputy governor of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), advised the Indian government to ban cryptocurrencies on Monday — com ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
India administers over 173.86 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses so far

New Delhi [India], February 16 (ANI): India’s cumulative COVID-19 vaccination coverage exceeded 173.86 crore on Wednesday with the administration of over 41.54 lakh vaccine doses in the last 24 hours, said the Ministry of Health and Fami ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
What does Russia’s troop pullback mean

Moscow’s announcement that some troops are withdrawing from near the border with Ukraine has sparked a media storm As Western leaders and pundits issued fresh warnings that a Russian invasion of Ukraine could take place at any moment, ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
What South Africa has learnt about COVID and what the next steps could be

After around two years of hyper vigilance and restrictions, pandemic fatigue is beginning to set in. Globally, there are waves of protests against public health measures to curb the spread of COVID-19, including vaccination. At the same ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Drugs in rivers threaten humans and nature, study warns

Pollution of waterways with pharmaceuticals makes antibiotics less effective and issue may cause the ?next pandemic,? co-author warns More than a quarter out of 285 rivers sampled in an unparalleled global study were found to have leve ...

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Tuesday, 15 February 2022
Government, RBI working with complete harmony in the interest of the Nation: Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi [India], February 14 (ANI): Finance Ministry and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) are partners, not just on crypto but also on every other thing as well, I think there’s complete harmony with which we’re working, respecting each oth ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
PM Modi, ex-Kenyan PM Odinga express commitment to cooperate in healthcare sector

Nairobi [Kenya], February 15 (ANI): High Commissioner of India to Kenya, Dr Virander Paul on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi and former Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga had expressed their commitment to enhancing cooperat ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Pakistan reports 2,662 new COVID cases, 29 deaths in 24 hours

Islamabad [Pakistan], February 14 (ANI): Pakistan reported a total of 2,662 new COVID cases and 29 deaths in the last 24 hours, according to the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) data showed on Monday. With the recent NCOC d ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Proposal to recognise breakaway Ukrainian regions unveiled

The proposal, similar to one drafted by Communist lawmakers, will be voted on by parliament Lawmakers from Russia’s governing party have introduced a draft resolution that would urge President Vladimir Putin to recognize the independen ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Top 5 HOTTEST Russian supermodels who made it big

These catwalk stars have built glamorous careers in modeling, proving that the fashion industry is truly global and seems to know no bounds. Incredibly beautiful, charming and confident, they never get tired of changing outfits, hairst ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Former Pak President Asif Ali Zardari shifted to hospital as his health deteriorates

Lahore [Pakistan], February 14 (ANI): Former Pakistani President and Pakistan Peoples’ Party co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari was moved to a private hospital in Lahore on Sunday night. According to Zardari’s doctor, he has been shifted ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022
Key US-Canada Bridge Reopens After Police Clear Protesters

WINDSOR, ONTARIO — The busiest U.S.-Canada border crossing reopened late Sunday after protests against COVID-19 restrictions closed it for almost a week, while Canadian officials held back from a crackdown on a larger protest in the capi ...

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Monday, 14 February 2022