Virgin Galactic begins selling $450,000 spaceflight tickets to public

SPACEPORT AMERICA, New Mexico: Virgin Galactic has opened ticket sales for a ride into outer space to the general public, as of February 16th. The price for a seat on its spaceship is $450,000, along with a $150,000 deposit. All flight ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
Israel scrapping Covid vaccine green pass

The Israeli prime minister cited a drop in coronavirus infections as reason to do away with restrictions Israel will soon end its Covid-19 ‘green pass’ system, doing away with the vaccine card as officials point to a significant declin ...

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Friday, 18 February 2022
Putin sends message after Olympic figure skating result

The Kremlin commented after the Olympic women’s figure skating event President Vladimir Putin has hailed the exceptional performances of Russian Olympic Committee (ROC) figure skating stars in Beijing, after Anna Shcherbakova and Alexa ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
UK makes new Russia allegation

The two regions of Donetsk and Lugansk have been ravaged by fierce fighting since 2014 Reports of heavy shelling and explosions in war-torn regions of eastern Ukraine are merely Russian attempts to create a pretext for ordering an offe ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Windows 11 getting new touch gestures, Start menu folders and more

Washington [US], February 17 (ANI): Microsoft is all set to bring a ton of new features to Windows 11. The new features include a fresh Start menu with folders, new touch gestures, a redesigned Task manager and more. As per The Verge, ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Pakistan: Rights group alarmed over enforced disappearances in Balochistan

Lahore [Pakistan], February 17 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) on Thursday expressed concerns over reports of a fresh wave of enforced disappearances in the country’s Balochistan province. "The Human Rights C ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Pakistan begin training for Women’s World Cup 2022 in New Zealand

Christchurch [New Zealand], February 17 (ANI): Pakistan women’s cricket team held their first training session for the ICC ODI World Cup on Thursday after completing the New Zealand government-mandated isolation in Christchurch. The si ...

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Thursday, 17 February 2022
Police on alert for Nazis headed to Ukraine reports

Counter-terrorism units in the UK are on alert for far-right militants seeking weapons and military training in Kiev British counter-terrorism police have been interrogating travelers headed to Ukraine over the past several days, seeki ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
China dumping US dollar in trade & investment in Asia

Central bank taking steps to boost local currency settlements with neighboring nations The Chinese government is planning to work with other Asian nations to strengthen the use of local currencies in trade and investment as part of a b ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Germany reacts to potential Russian recognition of Donbass republics

Chancellor Scholz told Putin that acknowledging Donetsk and Lugansk as sovereign states would be a ?disaster? Moscow’s acknowledgment of the sovereignty of the two self-proclaimed republics in Ukraine’s Donbass region would be "a ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Pakistan: Lawyers protest continues against new mechanism for case allocation allocation of cases

Lahore [Pakistan], February 16 (ANI): Lawyers in the district courts continued their protest for a second day on Tuesday against a new mechanism for the allocation of cases. The leaders of the Pakistan Bar Council (PBC), the Punjab Bar ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022
Europe pledges USD 11 million to Afghanistan’s educational sector

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 16 (ANI): Afghanistan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has said that European representatives pledged USD 11 million to the country’s educational sector, local media reported. This statement comes afte ...

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Wednesday, 16 February 2022