’Herat residents show support for Afghan Forces’

Kabul [Afghanistan] August 3 (ANI): Afghanistan First Vice President Amrullah Saleh on Monday said that the Herat residents have taken to the streets of the conflict-torn Afghan city to express support for the Afghan National Defense and ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
UN: Fighting Displaces 200,000 in Ethiopia’s Amhara Region

ADDIS ABABA — United Nations aid chief Martin Griffiths said on Tuesday 200,000 people have been displaced by fighting in Ethiopia’s Amhara region and 54,000 in its Afar region. In recent weeks, fighting has spread into the two regions ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Kabul blast: Afghan Defence Minister safe, family evacuated

Kabul [Afghanistan], August 3 (ANI): Afganistan Defence Minister Bismillah Khan was not at home when the attack took place on Tuesday morning near his residents, said the head of a media channel in the country. Lotfullah Najafizada, th ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
’Covid 2nd wave not over yet, ‘R number’ high in 8 states’

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): Underlining that the second wave of COVID-19 is not over yet, the Union Health Ministry on Tuesday said that the Reproduction (R) number is high in eight states adding that case trajectory needs to be c ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Turkmenistan: High as a kite

He has raced cars on the edge of fiery craters, gunned down targets while riding a bicycle, and even gathered wheat in a combine harvester. It was only a matter of time before Turkmenistan’s president took a spin in a fighter jet. And ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Four reasons why EU is staring down the barrel of a second lost decade

The eurozone’s latest economic growth figures are a little better than expected. This group of 19 EU nations grew 2.2% in the second quarter of 2021 compared to the first quarter, partly thanks to decent performances from Spain and Italy ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Donors’ Conference Aims to Boost Lebanese a Year After Beirut Blast

PARIS — France hopes to secure more than $350 million in humanitarian aid for Lebanon’s crisis-battered population at a donors’ conference it co-hosts with the United Nations Wednesday — marking the year anniversary of Beirut’s deadly po ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
Panesar issues clarification over refusal to play in KPL

New Delhi [India], August 3 (ANI): Former England spinner Monty Panesar has clarified that he wasn’t blackmailed by anyone, rather it was his own decision to opt out of the Kashmir Premier League, which is backed by the Pakistan Cricket ...

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Tuesday, 03 August 2021
PIL in HC seeking door-to-door COVID-19 vaccination

New Delhi [India], August 2 (ANI): A 84-years-old woman has knocked on the doors of the Delhi High Court through a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking direction to the Centre and Delhi Government to introduce a helpline number for r ...

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Monday, 02 August 2021
Amazon Web Services is getting ready to retire one of its oldest cloud computing services

By Liam Tung | July 29, 2021 -- 09:20 GMT (02:20 PDT) | Topic: Cloud In coming months Amazon Web Services (AWS) will shut one of its oldest cloud computing infrastructure services, EC2-Classic, and is warning remaining user ...

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Monday, 02 August 2021
Britain to Offer COVID-19 Booster Shots This Fall

Britain will begin offering a booster dose of a COVID-19 vaccine to 32 million Britons starting in early September, The Telegraph reported Sunday. The shots will be available in as many as 2,000 pharmacies with the goal of getting them i ...

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Sunday, 01 August 2021
600 detained during anti-lockdown protests in Berlin

Berlin [Germany], August 2 (ANI/Sputnik): Nearly 600 people were detained during protests against vaccination and COVID-19 lockdown measures in the German capital, while over 10 law enforcement officers were injured, Berlin police spokes ...

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Sunday, 01 August 2021