Refugee Advocate Condemns Killing of Civilians in DRC Camp

NAIROBI — Aid groups have condemned a militia group for killing at least 60 people at a camp for internally displaced people in the eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo. The Norwegian Refugee Council, which supports a school in the r ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
India spent Rs 45.78 cr for welfare of its people residing in Gulf: S Jaishankar in RS

New Delhi [India], February 3 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday informed the Rajya Sabha that India spent Rs 45.78 crores for the welfare of its citizens, mostly workers in the Gulf during the period of the COVID- ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
Study finds social isolation, loneliness increases heart disease risk in older women

California [US], February 3 (ANI): A new study has found that there is an almost 27 per cent increase in heart disease risk in postmenopausal women who experience both high levels of social isolation and loneliness. The study has been ...

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Thursday, 03 February 2022
A’ja Wilson re-signs with Aces for two seasons

The Las Vegas Aces announced Wednesday that they have retained star forward A’ja Wilson, who was a restricted free agent. According to Winsidr, Wilson agreed to a two-year deal worth $398,422 that will pay her $196,267 in 2022 and $202 ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
US troops head to Eastern Europe: 4 essential reads on the Ukraine crisis

American troops are heading to Eastern Europe in the latest countermove by the U.S. to Russia’s military buildup on the country’s border with Ukraine. The development, announced on Feb. 2, 2022, will see around 3,000 additional U.S. se ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
US talks with China about sending gas to Europe in case of Ukraine conflict: Reports

Washington [US], February 2 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States and the European Union are in talks with China and other natural-gas importers in Asia about sending their fuel to Europe if a conflict erupts in Ukraine, Bloomberg reported on ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
US Deploying Navy Destroyer, Fighter Jets to Aid UAE

WASHINGTON — The U.S. military is sending a guided missile destroyer to the United Arab Emirates and deploying fighter jets to help the UAE as it contends with missile attacks from Houthi rebels in Yemen. The Pentagon said Defense Secr ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Chinese Ambassador to US: Taiwan ‘tinderbox’ could spark conflict

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a rare interview, Qin Gang, China’s Ambassador to the U.S., warned that if Taiwanese authorities "keep going down the road for independence," it would "most likely" lead to a "military conflic ...

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Wednesday, 02 February 2022
Anti-vaccine Protest in Canada Prompts Outrage, Not Sympathy

TORONTO — In a scene at odds with Canadians’ reputation for niceness and rule-following, thousands of protesters railing against vaccine mandates and other COVID-19 restrictions descended on the capital over the weekend, deliberately blo ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Ind vs WI: West Bengal govt gives permission to have 75 pc attendance in T20I series

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], February 1 (ANI): The West Bengal government has given its nod to have 75 per cent crowd attendance for the upcoming three-match T20I series between India and West Indies. All the three T20Is will be play ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
KCCI holds Pakistan PM Imran Khan responsible for gas shortages

Karachi [Pakistan], February 1 (ANI): Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) has alleged that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and the federal government is responsible for the current gas crisis. KCCI on Monday blamed Prime ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Sales of Germany’s iconic beverage take backseat amid Covid pandemic

The brewing sector marked a sharp sales decline Germany’s Federal Statistical Office, Destatis, reported on Tuesday that beer sales across the country continued to decline in 2021, falling 2.2% year-on-year due to coronavirus-related r ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022