Cryptocurrency slapped with 30% tax

India will also launch its own digital currency in April The Reserve Bank of India will launch its digital currency on April 1, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday. The country also plans to tax the income from the tran ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Women’s ODI WC: Pakistan’s goal is to reach semi-finals, says Bismah Maroof

Karachi [Pakistan], February 1 (ANI): Pakistan women’s team skipper Bismah Maroof has said the team’s goal is to reach the semi-finals of the upcoming ICC Women’s ODI World Cup. Pakistan started the final phase of their preparations fo ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Pashtun nationalism across Durand Line problematic for Pakistan, says expert

Tel Aviv [Israel], February 1 (ANI): The Pashtun nationalism across Durand Line is problematic for Pakistan as it focuses on loyalty to the clan rather than the country. Sergio Restelli, an Italian political advisor, author and geopoli ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Foreign capital betting on Russia despite Ukraine crisis

BlackRock and Goldman Sachs holding on to Russian investments, expecting diplomatic solution to crisis The latest hysteria around the uneasy relationship between Russia and Ukraine has reportedly failed to scare global investors away f ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
UAE announces new 9 per cent corporation tax from June 2023

Abu Dhabi [UAE], February 1 (ANI): Businesses in the United Arab Emirates will now be subject to a new 9 per cent corporation tax from the beginning of their first financial year that starts on or after June 2023, reported Arab News. N ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
At UN, US Demands Russia Explain Its Troop Buildup on Ukraine Border

The United States and Russia faced off Monday at the United Nations Security Council over Washington’s accusations that Moscow is planning a large-scale invasion of neighboring Ukraine, which the Kremlin has denied. ’The situation we’r ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
Italian President Mattarella Re-Elected

ROME — Italian President Sergio Mattarella was re-elected for a second term on Saturday, with party chiefs asking him to carry on after a week of fruitless voting in parliament to choose a successor. At the eighth round of balloting am ...

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Tuesday, 01 February 2022
MOFA calls diplomat back from Kolkata over sex chat scandal

DHAKA, Bangladesh — The foreign ministry has summoned a Bangladeshi diplomat stationed at the deputy high commission in Kolkata after being involved in a sex scandal. "A video was shared to our official Facebook account a few days ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
US FDA Gives Full Approval to Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration ((FDA)) Monday gave full approval to U.S. pharmaceutical company Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine, which will be marketed under the name Spikevax. The vaccine has been widely distributed in the United St ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
Netflix unleashes Leatherface with ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’ trailer

Washington [US], January 31 (ANI): The iconic horror movie killer, Leatherface, has made a comeback in the official trailer for Netflix’s reboot of ‘Texas Chainsaw Massacre’, arriving on the streaming platform on February 18. According ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
US calls social media a ‘Gold Mine’ for scammers in 2021

WASHINGTON D.C.: A report from the Federal Trade Commission published this week called social media a "gold mine for scammers." According to the Federal Trade Commission, social media scams have increased at an alarming rate ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022
Over 164.59 cr COVID-19 vaccine doses provided to States, UTs: Centre

New Delhi [India], January 31 (ANI): Centre on Monday said that it has provided over 164.59 crore COVID-19 vaccine doses to States and UTs. These vaccine doses have been provided under the government’s free-of-cost channel and through ...

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Monday, 31 January 2022