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    • MALABAR 2021 exercise to be conducted from August 26-29 in Philippines Sea- Indian Navy August 30, 2021 7:07 am Indian Navy ship (Representational photo)&nbsp INS Ranvijay and INS Kora will participate in Exercise Malabar 2021 China has claimed South China Sea as its sovereign territory and formed military bases New Delhi: In a strong message to ‘expansionist’ …
    • 2 Bangladeshi infiltrators arrested by BSF at West Bengal's Petrapole border September 6, 2020 1:57 am Arrested Bangladeshi infiltrators &nbsp BSF troops of South Bengal Frontier apprehended two illegal Bangladeshi infiltrators today Both the infiltrators were hiding in a goods train coming from Bangladesh BSF handed over both the infiltrators to …
    • After India and Nepal, relentless China now triggers border disputes with Bhutan July 3, 2020 10:46 pm Representational Image of Bhutan.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspIANS During a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility early June, China raised objections to the grant issued for the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern Bhutan’s …
    • Covid Live: Global cases top 5.5 million May 28, 2020 8:37 am !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 10 farm workers, stuck in Delhi because of the coronavirus forced lockdown, belong to Samastipur in Bihar. They had never dreamed they would get on a plane but they did thanks to Pappan Singh, a mushroom farmer in …
    • Covid Updates: Domestic flights to resume today May 24, 2020 7:52 pm !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Lockdown may not end by May 31, need time to resume flights: Uddhav Thackeray Government issued new guidelines for international arrivals UP govt withdrew order which banned use of mobile phones in isolation wards …
    • Covid Live: New guidelines issued for int'l arrivals May 24, 2020 1:53 pm !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Flights to restart under UDAN Ministry of Civil Aviation decides to operate flights under UDAN scheme. Details to be announced later. 2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: …
    • Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again November 30, 2018 2:47 am Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China August 31, 2018 4:06 am People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
    • Trion Global Launches a Series of Smart LED TVs in India October 27, 2017 12:54 pm <HTML> <head> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type"> <style type="text/css…
          • Indian Business Delegation to Tanzania announced September 27, 2021 6:55 am New Delhi [India], September 27 (ANI/SRV Media):The summit was inaugurated by the High Commissioner of Tanzania to India His Excellency Baraka Haran Luvanda, Amararam Gurjar, IFS, Director of the East and South Africa(ESA) Division, Ministry of …
          • ASP Scan (Weekly) for Sep 24, 2021 September 27, 2021 1:40 am Our weekly wrap-up of antimicrobial stewardship & antimicrobial resistance scans Nursing home trial ties CRP testing to safe antibiotic reduction Point-of-care testing for C-reactive protein (CRP) in nursing home residents with suspected lower …
          • Delhi: In a first, six women IPS officers are district DCPs September 27, 2021 12:36 am In a first, six of the 15 districts in Delhi will have women as Deputy Commissioners of Police. While the capital had three women DCPs so far, an order released by the Home department in the Home Ministry, with the L-G’s approval has confirmed three more …
          • Cyclone Gulab crosses coast near Andhra Pradesh’s Kalingapatnam September 26, 2021 7:19 pm Cyclonic storm Gulab crossed the north Andhra Pradesh and south Odisha coast about 20 km north of Kalingapatnam, triggering widespread rain in the region on Sunday evening. A youth was reportedly swept away in the Mahendra Tanaya river while he was trying …
          • Odisha sets ‘zero casualty’ target as cyclone ‘Gulab’ approaches, evacuation drive underway September 26, 2021 3:46 pm Image Source : PTI Taking the stock of the preparedness virtually from New Delhi, Patnaik said all efforts should be made to protect each and every person in the seven identified districts of Ganjam, Gajapati, Kandhamal, Koraput, Rayagada, Nabarangpur and …
          • Delhi: In a first, women DCPs to head 6 out of 15 police districts September 26, 2021 2:06 am Image Source : PTI The order, which was issued on Saturday, stated that 2010 batch IPS officer Benita Marry Jaiker, who is currently serving as the DCP of the seventh battalion, has been transferred as DCP south district.   The Delhi Police has women …
          • Women DCPs to head 6 out of 15 police districts in Delhi September 25, 2021 8:40 pm Delhi Police will now have women Deputy Commissioners of Police in six out of 15 districts in the Capital. Among them, three are already serving in their respective districts. According to an order issued on Saturday, Lieutenant-Governor Anil Baijal …
          • Complete speech of PM Imran Khan at UNGA September 25, 2021 7:36 pm I congratulate you on assuming the presidency of the 76th session of the General Assembly. I also wish to express appreciation for the significant achievements of your predecessor, Volkan Bozkir, who guided the Assembly skilfully under the difficult …
          • BJP to sell Article 370 removal, Ram Mandir, Triple Talaq this MCD polls September 25, 2021 4:25 pm In Delhi MCD polls, the Bharatiya Janata Party will sell abrogation of Article 370, Ram Mandir and Triple Talaq law in 11,000 meetings planned to repeat its 2017 victory. Gearing up for the next years’ municipal polls in the national capital, the BJP on …
          • Friday's prep football scores September 25, 2021 2:09 pm Abbeville 25, Northside 0 Alexandria 55, Peabody 20 Basile 27, Hamilton Christian Academy 26 Baton Rouge Catholic 39, Easton 14 Baton Rouge Episcopal 41, Pope John Paul 14 Brother Martin 20, Jesuit 14, 3OT Captain Shreve def. Southwood, forfeit Carver 19, …
          • After AUKUS, US-Aus partnership to launch rockets into space September 25, 2021 10:32 am (MENAFN- IANS) By Ateet Sharma New Delhi, Sep 25: The 'mateship' between the United States and Australia is extending further after the AUKUS security pact and cooperation in the Indo-Pacific as the two countries have unveiled plans to jointly …
          • Check out Week 4 scores from Thursday and Friday's games September 25, 2021 8:38 am Thursday’s scores Ascension Episcopal 44, Jeanerette 0 Belaire 35, St. John 6 Bonnabel 25, Higgins 0 Brusly 23, Mentorship Academy 0 Capitol 53, Lusher 0 Carroll 35, Franklin Parish 12 Catholic-Pointe Coupee 22, Kinder 21 Central Private 54, East Iberville …
          • IMD issues yellow alert for cyclone in north Andhra Pradesh, south Odisha September 25, 2021 8:31 am New Delhi: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Saturday issued a bulletin forecasting the intensification of a presently developing low-pressure system into a cyclone in north Andhra Pradesh and adjoining south Odisha by September 26 evening. The …
          • Durga Puja gift- Bangladesh to export 30% extra Padma Hilsa to India by Thursday September 25, 2021 7:52 am The Bangladesh government would transport 30 per cent extra Hilsa fish to India ahead of the festival season, which begins with Durga Puja, according to an official, who also said that Hilsa from the Padma river is a popular delicacy among fish enthusiasts …
          • Between East and West, Australia is no longer the misfit. That would be China September 24, 2021 10:56 pm One of John Howard’s formulations was that “Australia doesn’t have to choose between its history and its geography”. Meaning? It could continue longstanding intimacy with its traditional allies, Britain and the US, while forging deeper ties with the …
          • ANALYSIS: US-China policy: Biden is bringing together Japan, Australia and India to stare down China September 24, 2021 9:29 pm (CNN) -- Forget France, AUKUS and nuclear-powered submarines -- one of the most important moments for the future of US influence in Asia is due to take place on Friday in Washington. US President Joe Biden is holding the first in-person meeting of the …
          • Abu Dhabi and Delhi want to double trade to 100 billion September 24, 2021 9:18 am Negotiations are expected to close by the end of 2021. The signing of the agreements at the beginning of the new year. Petrochemicals, textiles, jewelry and medical equipment areas of interest. Minister of the Emirates: the aim is to "strengthen our …
          • Water Purifier Market Report Survey 2021-2030 With Top Countries Data to Showing Impressive Growth by Industry Trends, Share, Size, Top Key Players Analysis and Forecast Research September 24, 2021 9:06 am (MENAFN- America News Hour) In a recent published report, Kenneth Research has updated the Market report for  Water Purifier Market  for 2021 till 2030. Report further now discusses; the various strategies to be adopted or being adopted by the business …
          • No garbage in Delhi in 6 months, claim civic bodies September 24, 2021 6:28 am Image used for representational purpose onlyNEW DELHI: The three civic agencies in the city aim to make Delhi garbage-free in the next six months by removing dhalaos and installing fixed compacting stations at these sites. The corporations held a joint …
          • US-China policy: Biden is bringing together Japan, Australia and India to stare down China September 24, 2021 3:52 am At this critical point, what the Quad chooses to do next is more important than ever. Australian Strategic Policy Institute senior analyst Malcolm Davis said compared to its early roots under the George W. Bush administration, the Quad had evolved from a …
          • MCD mayors vouch to clear garbage pile-up September 24, 2021 3:04 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  At a press conference held at the Civic Centre on Thursday, North Delhi Mayor Raja Iqbal Singh, South Delhi Mayor Mukesh Suryan and East Delhi Mayor Shyam Sunder Aggarwal concurred it was their shared goal to make Delhi …
          • No garbage in Delhi in 6 months, claim civic bodies September 24, 2021 12:12 am Image used for representational purpose onlyNEW DELHI: The three civic agencies in the city aim to make Delhi garbage-free in the next six months by removing dhalaos and installing fixed compacting stations at these sites. The corporations held a joint …
          • Analytical Standards Market Is Projected to Reach USD 2,284.13 Million by 2027 | CAGR: 6.1%: Exclusive Report by Astute Analytica September 23, 2021 6:16 pm (MENAFN- PR Newswire) NEW DELHI, Sept. 23, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As per the report " Global Analytical Standards Market – Industry Dynamics, Market Size, and Opportunity Forecast to 2027" published by Astute Analytica, the global …
          • 5 Things To Know About Biden's Quad Summit With Leaders of India, Australia and Japan September 23, 2021 5:52 pm When President Biden hosts the leaders of Japan, Australia and India at the White House on Friday, it will be part of a push, analysts say, to reorient U.S. foreign policy away from long wars and traditional alliances in Europe and instead focus on …
          • The Non-coastal Elites September 23, 2021 11:13 am American wealth and power usually have a certain look: glass-walled penthouse apartments in glittering urban skyscrapers, sprawling country mansions, ivy-covered prep schools, vacation homes in the Hamptons. These are the outward symbols of an entrenched …
          • The AUKUS Deal Will Strengthen Iran’s Nuclear Goals and Threaten Peace in the Middle East and South Asia September 23, 2021 9:09 am (MENAFN- Syndication Bureau) By Dnyanesh Kamat The AUKUS deal announced between Australia, Britain and the United States, despite its purported focus on the Indo-Pacific, will also impact the Middle East and South Asia. The deal, a consequence of the …
          • How a Mumbai-based firm changed the method of exporting bananas, pomegranates September 23, 2021 7:59 am Sometime in 2009, the Khandelwals — Purnima and Pankaj — took the initiative to start their own venture that would link farms to retail outlets. Both saw a massive opportunity with mobile technology catching up in a sector that was “fragmented and broken”. …
          • "US always pursues its interests at others' expense, even allies", says Andrew Korybko September 23, 2021 5:16 am Recently, the US, UK and Australia formed an alliance that has hurt France on many levels. Steven Sahiounie of MidEastDiscourse interviewed Andrew Korybko to gain insight into the back story of this global headline. Andrew Korybko is a Moscow-based …
          • Jamaica Expresses Concerns Over UK Travel Vaccination Policy September 23, 2021 3:16 am Jamaica says it has brought the issue of the vaccination status of Jamaican nationals not being recognized in the United Kingdom to the attention of CARICOM and that it intends to raise the matter further during bilateral talks with London later this week. …
          • Trains to borders and beyond: Boost to India’s scheme of regionalism September 22, 2021 4:52 pm Imphal, the fourth capital city of India’s North-Eastern states is expected to join the Indian Railway network in the next 27 months. The three capital cities of the region (Assam’s Guwahati- a city adjacent to capital Dispur, Arunachal Pradesh’s …
          • Global Fuel Cells Market Size, Share & Growth Thriving: Projected to Grow at a CAGR of 26% by 2027 | BlueWeave September 22, 2021 3:00 pm Delhi, India, Sept. 22, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global fuel cells market is growing at a high CAGR due to the increasing demand for portable devices and expanding production capacities of hydrogen fuel cell vehicles in developing countries. A recent …
          • Anger, confusion spread over UK's new COVID travel rules September 22, 2021 2:02 pm NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Travelers and authorities from India and some African countries are furious — and confused — about Britain's new COVID-19 travel rules, calling them discriminatory.The British government announced what it billed as a …
          • ELECTION 2021: 14 SOUTH ASIAN WINNERS IN ONTARIO September 22, 2021 11:47 am AT least 24 South Asians have been elected as MPs across Canada. They include four Pakistani Canadians and one Sri Lankan Canadian. The breakup: Ontario: 14 (all Liberals) B.C.: 6 (5 Liberals, 1 NDP) Alberta: 3 (1 Liberal, 2 Conservatives) Quebec: 1 ( …
          • Rice exports from India lose steam in the current quarter September 22, 2021 8:45 am Non-basmati rice exports from India have slowed during the current quarter, especially to the Far-East and South-East Asia, as the region sees new paddy arrivals. Besides, payment trouble with Vietnam buyers, high freight charges and currently market …
          • An adventure lover’s guide to Seychelles September 22, 2021 7:44 am New Delhi, Sep 22 (IANSlife) Couples who prefer adventure, instead of lounging about all day can now pick Seychelles over Maldives for their getaway. As the country eases restrictions on travel, here’s a list of all the fun you can explore. Hopping the …
          • First day of fall: Why the equinox isn’t as equal as you might think September 22, 2021 3:08 am (CNN) — Twice a year, everyone on Earth is seemingly on equal footing — at least when it comes to the distribution of light and dark. On Wednesday, September 22, we enter our second and final equinox of 2021. If you reside in the Northern Hemisphere, you …
          • ‘An Unpredictable Ally’: Does the AUKUS Pact Undermine the Quad's Significance? September 21, 2021 9:46 pm https://sputniknews.com/20210921/an-unpredictable-ally-does-the-aukus-pact-undermine-the-quads-significance-1089264886.html ‘An Unpredictable Ally’: Does the AUKUS Pact Undermine the Quad's Significance? ‘An Unpredictable Ally’: Does …
          • Week 4 IATC High School Cross Country Team Rankings September 21, 2021 4:22 pm Statewide Iowa – The latest IATC High School Cross Country team rankings are out. Boys 4A Rank Team 1 Sioux City, North 2 Dowling Catholic, WDM 3 Johnston 4 Dubuque Hempstead 5 Iowa City, City High 6 Norwalk 7 Waukee Northwest 8 Iowa City, Liberty 9 Cedar …
          • India threatens ‘reciprocal measures’ if UK does not reform vaccine policy September 21, 2021 1:23 pm The British government was accused of "discrimination" for forcing mandatory quarantine, even for completely vaccinated people arriving from India, UAE and other countries under their newly changed Covid-19 related travel guidelines. India's …
          • Stainless-steel sector sees a massive 177% jump in imports September 21, 2021 11:53 am (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) The first four months of this financial year 2021-22 (April-July of FY 22), witnessed a staggering 177 per cent rise in stainless steel imports into the country as compared to last years (FY 21) average, and a 159 …
          • Manoranjan Byapari's 'Imaan' a searing exploration of day-to-living September 21, 2021 11:53 am (MENAFN- IANS) New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Manoranjan Byapari, who educated himself while in prison for participating in a tribal movement against feudal landlords, once worked as a rickshaw-puller and as a cook, is today the award-winning author of a dozen …
          • Webinar organised on World Patient Safety Day September 21, 2021 8:52 am New Delhi [India], September 21 (ANI/PNN): As a part of the global action on patient safety, the World Health Assembly adopted a resolution on 24th May 2019 to address global patient safety in a concerted manner. Part of this resolution is about …
          • OTT (Over-the-Top) Market Analysis, Innovation Sales, Consumption Status, Global Share, Upcoming Trends, Huge Growth Opportunity, Comprehensive Outlook, And Forecast 2030 September 21, 2021 7:50 am (MENAFN- America News Hour) In a recent published report, Kenneth Research has updated the Market report for OTT (Over-the-Top) Market for 2021 till 2030. Report further now discusses; the various strategies to be adopted or being adopted by the business …
          • Dancing, starry dwarf and narrow-mouthed: new species make India a frog paradise September 21, 2021 6:43 am It is barely the size of a thumbnail, so it may not come as a surprise that it took so long to spot the starry dwarf frog. It was discovered sitting next to some leaf litter by eagle-eyed researchers on a joint US-Indian expedition in thick shola forest in …
          • Sensex recovers losses, up 500 points: Key factors at play September 21, 2021 5:50 am NEW DELHI: Benchmark indices recovered afternoon losses on Tuesday amid buying in metal, IT and FMCG segment. Concerns are being expressed whether the Evergrande crisis might turn out to be China's Lehman moment. This appears far-fetched now since the …
          • Bangladesh’s UN delegation announced September 20, 2021 7:39 pm September 21, 1971 BANGLADESH DELEGATION TO UN The Government of People's Republic of Bangladesh announced today the composition and names of the members of the Bangladesh delegation to the United Nations General Assembly. The delegation, according to …
          • Competitive Advantage over Alternatives to Help Metal Air Battery Market Reach USD 744.66 Million by 2028 September 20, 2021 3:29 pm Pune, India, Sept. 20, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The global metal air battery market size is projected to reach USD 744.66 million by 2028, exhibiting a CAGR of 7.6% during the forecast period. Fortune Business Insights™ shares this information in its …
          • India's Vaccine Maitri to resume from Oct: Centre September 20, 2021 2:32 pm New Delhi [India], September 20 (ANI): Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare Mansukh Mandaviya on Monday announced that in the fourth quarter this year, the Government of India will resume Vaccine Maitri, an initiative to provide Covid vaccines to …
          • ASP Scan (Weekly) for Sep 17, 2021 September 20, 2021 1:49 am Our weekly wrap-up of antimicrobial stewardship & antimicrobial resistance scans Phase 3 trial shows safety, high efficacy of typhoid conjugate vaccine A phase 3 clinical trial conducted in Malawi has found that a single dose of typhoid conjugate …
          • Delhi: BJP expels 3 councillors for 6 years over ‘corruption’ September 20, 2021 12:08 am Ahead of the 2022 municipal polls, Delhi BJP chief Adesh Gupta on Sunday expelled three councillors from the party for six years over complaints of corruption and alleged indifference towards party workers.NEW DELHI: Ahead of the 2022 municipal polls, …
          • Delhi: Hours after suspension from BJP, Councillor Pooja Madan joins AAP September 19, 2021 7:38 pm By ANI NEW DELHI: Hours after suspension from the BJP, North Delhi Municipal Corporation Councillor Pooja Madan joined the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Sunday. Notably, three BJP councillors, including Pooja Madan, the Councillor from Mukherjee Nagar in the …
          • The Pashtun context September 19, 2021 4:40 pm The Islamic Republic of Afghanistan is a mountainous landlocked country of Central and South Asia bordered by Pakistan to the east and south, Iran to the west, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan to the north and China to the northeast. In modern times …
          • Pollution: Delhi govt ranks departments on complaint resolution, East DMC bags top spot September 19, 2021 2:49 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: The Delhi government has ranked 14 departments based on their performance in resolving pollution-related complaints, with the East Delhi Municipal Corporation topping the charts, followed by the PWD and SDMC. The agencies were divided …
          • Delhi BJP expels three councillors for 6 years over 'graft charges' September 19, 2021 10:53 am Cracking the whip over complaints of corruption, Delhi BJP president Adesh Gupta on Sunday expelled three municipal councilors from the party for six years, and said more heads will roll if they are found involved in financial irregularities. Gupta termed …
          • Will support Centre's decision to form one civic body in Delhi: SDMC Mayor September 19, 2021 9:54 am (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 19 (IANS) Reacting to the long-standing demand of the MCD employees' unions to end the division of the three civic bodies in Delhi, South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) Mayor Mukesh Suryan has said that he will …
          • Tree transplantation in cities have no method; doesn't help green cover September 19, 2021 6:22 am On August 16, the Delhi Government gave permission to the National Highway Authority of India to axe 6,600 trees to build a third ring road for the capital city on the condition that 4,365 of these would be transplanted. Up to 40 big projects in New Delhi …
          • South Delhi civic body: Engineered landfill to be set up at Tehkhand by next year September 19, 2021 5:43 am The South Delhi Municipal Corporation has started the process of setting up an engineered landfill in Tehkhand over an area of around 27 acres. In an engineered landfill site, inert waste is first used to produce electricity before being disposed of, an …
          • Whitley Bay restaurant's National Curry Awards success sees it beat hot competition September 18, 2021 11:29 am Curry fans in the North East have cause to celebrate alongside two local restaurants which have been picked out at the National Curry Awards as being at the very top of their game. The region is known for having top-class curry restaurants and now its …
          • High School Football Scores - Week 3 September 18, 2021 11:11 am PREP FOOTBALL SCORES FROM WEEK 3 Abbeville 43, Vermilion Catholic 0 Alexandria 49, Marksville 7 Amite 27, Sumner 7 Ascension Christian School 47, Ben Franklin 22 Ascension Episcopal 32, North Vermilion 0 Avoyelles 34, Eunice 7 Baton Rouge Episcopal 25, …
          • Chabahar to cultural connect, how Iran became a key member of the SCO September 18, 2021 10:13 am New Delhi, Sep 18:With the region caught in a geopolitical churn, the news of Iran becoming the ninth member of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) at the end of the Dushanbe summit on Friday hasn’t exactly jolted many out of their sleep. The …
          • NDRF deploys 9 teams in flood-hit East & West Midnapore districts September 18, 2021 7:23 am (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) has deployed nine teams in the two flood-hit districts of East and West Midnapore in West Bengal A senior NDRF official told IANS that the deployed teams in both the …
          • East Coast Railway to train 2,500 Odisha youths under Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana  September 18, 2021 6:25 am By Express News Service BHUBANESWAR: The East Coast Railway (ECoR) will impart skill development training to around 2,500 youths as part of Rail Kaushal Vikas Yojana (RKVY), which was launched by Union Minister for Railways Ashwini Vaishnaw from New Delhi …
          • Apple's voice Sayani Gupta started with AIR at the age of five September 18, 2021 5:48 am (MENAFN - IANS) New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Actress Sayani Gupta, who has been rocking the OTT platforms, besides wooing her fans on social media, be it with her dancing, singing or costume designing skills recently revealed her voice-over expertise. The …
          • Delhi: Four members of Hashim Baba and Sharukh gangs arrested, firearms seized September 18, 2021 4:03 am By Express News Service NEW DELHI:  Four key members of the Hashim Baba and Sharukh gang were arrested by the Crime Branch of Delhi Police. One of the arrested, Danny, was carrying a reward of Rs 1 lakh on his head. Sophisticated weapons were also seized …
          • If no new variant, third COVID wave will not be as devastating as second: Top vaccinologist September 17, 2021 8:13 pm By PTI NEW DELHI: There will not be a third wave of COVID-19 of the size and consequence the country witnessed during the second wave unless there is a new variant of coronavirus, top vaccinologist Gagandeep Kang said Friday. She stressed the need to …
          • Potential alliance of five countries versus the Quad group September 17, 2021 8:05 pm Quadrilateral Security Dialogue is known as the Quad (A Strategic Dialogue between the USA, Australia, Japan and India). The dialogue was arranged by Japan with the support of the USA in 2007 and was paralleled by a joint military exercise of an …
          • The long journey home for former All Black Hosea Gear as he returns to lead East Coast September 17, 2021 6:13 pm Hosea Gear has come home to represent his iwi as coach of Ngāti Porou East Coast with a simple message for his blood brothers. Playing for New Zealand’s smallest and most remote provincial union, the Coast’s beloved sky blue rugby team have not won a match …
          • ‘Need-based psychosocial interventions required for health workers’ September 17, 2021 6:03 pm Covid caused major changes in the work-life environment of healthcare workers (HCWS) including excessive workload, extended time, erratic timimgs, separation from family, and inconvenient PPEs which have led to psychological impact on them, and raise the …
          • New country, new home, new me September 17, 2021 5:27 pm I’m in love with cities I’ve never been to and people I’ve never met, said the 13-year- old Melody Truong on her now defunct Tumblr page. That innocent statement became famous, thanks to American author John Green, and summarised the philosophy of every …
          • Korean Met agency, too, puts out La Nina watch September 17, 2021 3:12 pm Close on the heels of identical predictions from the Australian Bureau of Meteorology and the Application Laboratory of Japanese national forecaster Jamstec, the South Korean Asia-Pacific Climate Centre, too, has put out a watch for a rain-friendly La Nina …
          • Wealthiest cities in the world, with two contenders from South Africa September 17, 2021 12:14 pm New World Wealth this week released its latest report of the richest cities in the world, with updated statistics from June 2021 and despite the crippling economy, Johannesburg made the list. The latest report aims the spotlight specifically on cities in …
          • AUKUS Will Make Indo-Pacific Fiercely Contested, Sinologist Says September 17, 2021 11:49 am https://sputniknews.com/20210917/aukus-will-make-indo-pacific-fiercely-contested-sinologist-says-1089146563.html AUKUS Will Make Indo-Pacific Fiercely Contested, Sinologist Says AUKUS Will Make Indo-Pacific Fiercely Contested, Sinologist …
          • At SCO summit, PM Modi ties Chabahar port to Central Asia's fortunes. Read here September 17, 2021 11:34 am Modi was speaking at the Plenary Session of the 21st Meeting of Shanghai Cooperation Organization, or SCO, being held in Tajikistan.  “Central Asia’s vast economic potential has remained untapped because of radicalization and extremism," said the PM …
          • South East Asia's first open transfer platform launched September 17, 2021 10:41 am Jakarta [Indonesia]/ New Delhi [India], September 17 (ANI/PRNewswire):It is designed to bring new online orders and instant payments for Indonesian MSMEs through an open platform by providing instant technology enablement to fast-track …
          • COVID-19 pandemic had psychosocial impact on healthcare workers, study says September 17, 2021 4:48 am The study findings point to the challenges at the organisational level which is reflected in major changes in the working culture of HCWs New Delhi: A study by the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has revealed that increase in the work volume and …
          • Biden prepares to host historic 'Quad' summit at White House September 16, 2021 11:22 pm President Biden is preparing to host the first-ever in-person summit of leaders from the so-called “Quad” countries — the U.S., India, Japan and Australia — in a sign of growing momentum behind what began as a Trump-era push to rally Asia’s most powerful …
          • Fortune Park Hotels plans to open more leisure properties, reaches 50 hotels mark with new Goa signing September 16, 2021 6:21 pm Fortune Park Hotels, a wholly-owned subsidiary of ITC Ltd hopes to open more leisure hotels and expand in tourist locations, Samir MC, MD, Fortune Park Hotels said in an interview. The chain, which caters to the mid market to upscale market segment in …
          • Monsoon withdrawal from northwest India to be delayed: IMD September 16, 2021 6:20 pm The commencement of withdrawal of the south-west monsoon from northwest India, slated for September 17, will be delayed this year due to unfavourable conditions till around September 29, the India Meteorological Department said on Thursday. The IMD had …
          • Dubai organising mammoth Expo 2020 after Tokyo Olympics September 16, 2021 3:45 pm New Delhi [India], September 16 (ANI): Aimed at achieving the United Arab Emirates (UAE) vision 2021 national agenda, Dubai is set to host the world's "second biggest" event 'Expo 2020' from the beginning of next month after the …
          • How America and its Partners Should Seek to Contain China Interest September 16, 2021 1:00 pm Here's What You Need to Remember: In reality, the Quad is a loose consortium, not a standing alliance anchored by a collective defense treaty. The arrangement bears more resemblance to the pre-World War I “entente cordiale” than to NATO. China grumps …
          • Live COVID-19 updates: India reports 30,570 new cases September 16, 2021 11:09 am BEIJING, Sept. 16 (Xinhua) -- The following are the updates on the global fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. - - - - FUZHOU -- East China's Fujian Province reported 48 new locally-transmitted confirmed COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, the provincial …
          • India Feels the Squeeze in Indian Ocean with Chinese Projects in Neighborhood September 16, 2021 10:44 am NEW DELHI —  From a new rail and road link that gives China overland access for the first time to the Indian Ocean via Myanmar to infrastructure projects in Sri Lanka’s east and north, concerns are running high in India as its rival, China, edges closer to …
          • S. Korea sways India's millennials with rice, rhythm, entertainment September 16, 2021 8:43 am (MENAFN - IANS) By S.Ravi New Delhi, Sep 16: It is not unusual for films or television shows to spearhead their country's soft-power. A similar trend is visible in India, prominently among the millennials, who seem to have been blown away by the Korean …
          • Global Innovation Index 2021: Innovation Investments Resilient Despite COVID-19 Pandemic; Switzerland, Sweden, U.S., U.K. and the Republic of Korea Lead Ranking; China Edges Closer to Top 10 September 16, 2021 7:00 am Geneva, September 20, 2021 PR/2021/880 Published by WIPO, in partnership with the Portulans Institute and our corporate partners: The Brazilian National Confederation of Industry (CNI), Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Ecopetrol (Colombia) …
          • Food fraud and counterfeit cotton: the detectives untangling the global supply chain September 16, 2021 5:18 am Five years ago, the textile giant Welspun found itself mired in a scandal that hinged on a single word: “Egyptian”. At the time, Welspun was manufacturing more than 45m metres of cotton sheets every year – enough to tie a ribbon around the Earth and still …
          • What kind of Artsakh do we want? September 15, 2021 8:43 pm “Free Artsakh welcomes you” sign (Photo: 517design/Wikimedia Commons) I wanted to write about this a long time ago, even before the war. But the Artsakh War, its devastating outcome on the Armenian nation and its political ideology pushed me to raise …
          • The Indian second wave: SARS-CoV-2 infection-induced immunity could be ineffective in protecting population September 15, 2021 6:17 pm India has suffered from high transmission and death rates during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. The rise of the delta variant has also been a major concern, as it is known to evade immunity induced from previous strains. Researchers …
          • Guru Asha Ashta declares Crowning Award Winners of e9UnLOAD September 15, 2021 1:43 pm New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI/SRV Media): Guru Asha Ashta has declared the Award Winners for e9UnLOAD, the 9th edition of the World's Finest Weight Loss Challenge for Women. With no Calorie Counting and No Portion Control, this 90 Days …
          • Air Purifier Market: Industry Analysis & Opportunities-DataM Intelligence September 15, 2021 10:11 am The Global Air Purifier Market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.54% in the forecast period of 2021-2028 CLEVELAND, OHIO, UNITED STATE AMERICA, September 15, 2021 /⁨EINPresswire.com⁩/ -- Market Overview An air cleaner is a tool that gets rid of …
          • Heavy rain may lash MP, South UP, Gujarat, North Konkan September 15, 2021 8:25 am Thiruvananthapuram, September 15 India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast light to moderate rainfall at most places and heavy to very heavy falls at isolated places over Madhya Pradesh, South Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat and North Konkan today ( …
          • Al-Qaida could strike US from Afghanistan base next year, spies say September 15, 2021 8:21 am 'Jihad is big business, and thrives in chaos'Investigative journalist, filmmaker and author Adrian Levy, who specialises in South East Asia, talks to TOI+ about Afghanistan’s new government, New Delhi’s tight embrace of the US, Pakistan’s dilemmas, …
          • Can India export itself out of a slowdown? September 15, 2021 6:27 am World Investigative journalist, filmmaker and author Adrian Levy, who specialises in South East Asia, talks to TOI+ about Afghanistan’s new government, New Delhi’s Meenal BaghelTIMESOFINDIA.COM14 Sep 2021, 13:31
          • Sonowal wants cross-border connectivity among ASEAN nations September 15, 2021 12:45 am New Delhi [India], September 15 (ANI): Union Minister for Ports, Shipping and Waterways Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday underlined the importance of cross-border connectivity among India and developing nations of South-East Asia, read a statement from the …
          • Latest IATC Cross Country Team Rankings September 14, 2021 3:36 pm Statewide Iowa — The latest IATC cross country team rankings are out. In the Class 3A boys rankings, MOC-Floyd Valley is #6. The 3A girls rankings puts Spencer in the 7 spot MOC-Floyd Valley in 14th, and SBL in 19th. Class 2A boys rankings have Western …
          • North Maharashtra, MP and Chhattisgarh brace for heavy rain September 14, 2021 1:21 pm Chhattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and north Maharashtra are set to receive heavy rain on Tuesday and Wednesday. According to the latest update provided by the India Meteorological Department (IMD), Monday’s deep depression weakened into a depression on Tuesday …
          • Retail sales touch 88% of pre-pandemic levels: RAI September 14, 2021 10:53 am New Delhi: Retail sales in August reached 88% of pre-pandemic levels or August 2019 buoyed by early festive season demand, Retailers Association of India (RAI) said in its 19th edition of the Retail Business Survey. Peak festive season sales combined with …