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World leaders pledge $5 billion to protect nature

World leaders pledge $5 billion to protect nature

🕔07:20, 23.Sep 2021

New York, Sep 23  Heads of state, philanthropic leaders and indigenous representatives have come together to announce unprecedented commitments to protect and restore nature, at the opening session of the Nature for Life Hub, a high-level event Transformative Action for

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FBI Director warns Taliban takeover could inspire extremists in US

FBI Director warns Taliban takeover could inspire extremists in US

🕔21:52, 22.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANS) FBI Director Christopher Wray has warned that the Taliban takeover in Afghanistan could inspire a new wave of extremism in the US, The Hill reported. Wray testified before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee

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Asoka Milinda Moragoda, High Commissioner of Sri Lanka presenting credentials to President of India

Asoka Milinda Moragoda, High Commissioner of Sri Lanka presenting credentials to President of India

🕔20:53, 22.Sep 2021 Read Full Article
Quad summit faces changed environment after US pullout from Afghanistan

Quad summit faces changed environment after US pullout from Afghanistan

🕔14:12, 22.Sep 2021

New York, Sep 22  When Prime Minister Narendra Modi sits down on Friday with President Joe Biden and Prime Ministers Yoshihide Suga of Japan and Scott Morrison of Australia for their in-person summit — the first with Biden — they

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All countries should recognise EUL vaccines: WHO Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan

All countries should recognise EUL vaccines: WHO Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan

🕔21:53, 21.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) World Health Organization Chief Scientist Dr Soumya Swaminathan on Tuesday said that all countries are supposed to follow the WHO recommendations. Talking to IANS on the ongoing row over the new UK COVID travel rules that

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PM Modi speaks on telephone with President of France

PM Modi speaks on telephone with President of France

🕔19:42, 21.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 21 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on telephone today with Emmanuel Macron, President of the Republic of France. The two leaders discussed regional issues including recent developments in Afghanistan.  In this context, they shared their concerns

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Covid, climate crisis, Afghanistan to dominate UNGA

Covid, climate crisis, Afghanistan to dominate UNGA

🕔18:36, 21.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 21 (IANS) The annual parade of Presidents, Prime Ministers, Princes and potentates starts off on Tuesday when they meet in person and virtually at the UN General Assembly (UNGA) to grapple with global problems, promote their own agendas

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Japan to provide booster shots to elderly in 2022

Japan to provide booster shots to elderly in 2022

🕔16:47, 21.Sep 2021

Tokyo, Sep 21  Japan will begin to inoculate the elderly with the third dose of a Covid-19 jab early next year, as the country seeks to better deal with the spread of more infectious variants, Vaccination Minister Taro Kono said

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Argentine President reshuffles cabinet

Argentine President reshuffles cabinet

🕔16:46, 21.Sep 2021

Buenos Aires, Sep 21  Argentine President Alberto Fernandez has reshuffled his cabinet and swore in new Ministers during a ceremony at the Bicentennial Museum at Government House. Fernandez thanked the outgoing ministers for their service, saying the renewal of the

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Afghan central bank allows merchants to withdraw $25,000 monthly

Afghan central bank allows merchants to withdraw $25,000 monthly

🕔13:40, 21.Sep 2021

Kabul, Sep 21 (IANS) Afghanistan’s central bank, Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB), has allowed merchants and owners of private companies to withdraw $25,000 from their bank accounts once in a month, a local TV channel reported. Following the latest decision and announcement

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Evidence shows Covid vax is safe, effective for cancer patients

Evidence shows Covid vax is safe, effective for cancer patients

🕔13:38, 21.Sep 2021

London, Sep 21 (IANS) Vaccination against Covid-19 is effective in patients with cancer, whose immune systems get weakened by various anti-cancer medicines, according to studies presented at the annual congress of the European Society for Medical Oncology. The findings revealed that

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UK begins trial of multi-variant Covid booster vax

UK begins trial of multi-variant Covid booster vax

🕔13:27, 21.Sep 2021

London, Sep 21  the UK has kicked off a trial of what has been described as the world’s first multi-variant vaccine booster against Covid-19 in the city of Manchester . On Monday, a married couple, both in their 60s, became

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17 Indo-Canadians elected MPs as Trudeau fails to win majority

17 Indo-Canadians elected MPs as Trudeau fails to win majority

🕔13:10, 21.Sep 2021

Toronto, Sep 21  Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeaus gamble to seek a majority by calling a snap election has not paid off even as 17 Indo-Canadians were elected as MPs. In the elections held on Monday, Trudeau’s ruling Liberal Party

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Vietnam responds to the new wave of Covid-19 with variant Delta

Vietnam responds to the new wave of Covid-19 with variant Delta

🕔10:31, 21.Sep 2021

The Delta variant with faster infect, more dangerously has made the epidemic prevention achievements of all countries in the world severely affected, including results in vaccination strategy. Countries with the top vaccination rates in the world such as the US

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Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi discuss ongoing bilateral initiatives

Saudi Minister of Foreign Affairs meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi discuss ongoing bilateral initiatives

🕔09:07, 21.Sep 2021

New Delhi, Sep 21 Prime Minister Narendra Modi met today with Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The meeting reviewed progress on various ongoing bilateral initiatives, including those taken under

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US to ease travel curbs for fully vaccinated foreign visitors

US to ease travel curbs for fully vaccinated foreign visitors

🕔08:53, 21.Sep 2021

Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) The US will no longer prohibit foreign visitors from entering the country starting from November if they are fully vaccinated against Covid-19, the White House said when announcing a set of policy changes that will ease the

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UK PM says COP26 ‘turning point’ for world

UK PM says COP26 ‘turning point’ for world

🕔06:57, 21.Sep 2021

United Nations, Sep 21  The UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that COP26 UN Climate Change Conference is “a turning point” for the world. “I think the Glasgow COP26 is a turning point for the world. And it’s the

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Johnson unveils mission to tackle UK’s ‘North-South’ divide

Johnson unveils mission to tackle UK’s ‘North-South’ divide

🕔12:12, 20.Sep 2021

London, Sep 20 (IANS) UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has unveiled plans to tackle the country’s long-standing “North-South” divide, appointing former Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane as chief of a Levelling Up Taskforce. The government department in charge of

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Booster shots necessary to beat Covid-19 virus: Dr Fauci

Booster shots necessary to beat Covid-19 virus: Dr Fauci

🕔06:41, 20.Sep 2021

London, Sep 20  Booster shots of Covid-19 vaccines will soon become necessary for people to gain maximum protection against Covid-19, US top infectious disease expert Dr Anthony Fauci said on Sunday, after a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) panel rejected

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Indian Ambassador to Finland Raveesh Kumar interacts with Indian Community

Indian Ambassador to Finland Raveesh Kumar interacts with Indian Community

🕔10:35, 19.Sep 2021

Had a memorable interaction with Indian community members in Oulu! All doing well and keeping the 🇮🇳flag flying high. https://t.co/uw2B2xNRG9 pic.twitter.com/qBxxs5a50Y — Raveesh Kumar (@raveesh_kumar) September 18, 2021

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