Thu, 09 Feb 2023

US envoy criticises Taliban's ban on women's education, urges global bodies to take 'unified' stance

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 9 (ANI): The United Nations (UN) Representative for UN Management and Reform, Chris Lu criticised the Taliban-imposed ...

Afghanistan receives humanitarian aid from UNHCR, Uzbekistan amid harsh winters

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 9 (ANI): In order to make the lives of Afghan people easy and bearable, the United Nations ...

I-League: Real Kashmir end winless streak with 4-2 win over Sudeva Delhi

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], February 9 (ANI): Real Kashmir FC ended their eight-game winless streak in the I-League with ...

Busy land ports herald thriving foreign trade

© Provided by Xinhua URUMQI, Feb. 9 (Xinhua) -- A fully-loaded cargo train left the international land port of Urumqi ...

IFCL spearheads two-day capacity building seminar for SCO-IBC members

New Delhi [India], February 9 (ANI): India Infrastructure Finance Company Limited (IIFCL) is hosting a two-day seminar on Capacity Building ...

Pakistan Kills 12 Terrorists Tied to Afghanistan-Based Group

Islamabad - Authorities in Pakistan said Wednesday a pre-dawn counterterrorism military operation in a turbulent northwestern district had killed 12 ...

Pakistan, IMF Still in Tough Negotiations on Financial Aid

Pakistani officials and a visiting International Monetary Fund delegation are holding tough negotiations this week in search of a deal ...

Biden Cites US Resolve in Facing Aggression from Russia and China

Washington - U.S. President Joe Biden said the United States faces serious challenges around the world, but in the past ...

What Russia was like in 1933

Let's take a look at the revealing photos depicting how the Soviet Union looked 90 years ago, on the rise ...

India will never abandon Afghan people, says NSA Doval in Moscow meet on Afghanistan

Moscow [Russia], February 8 (ANI): National Security Advisor Ajit Doval has emphasised that India will never abandon the Afghan people ...

Kazakhstan: Astana International Forum in June to address international challenges

Astana [Kazakhstan] February 8 (ANI): Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has announced that the country will be organising Astana International Forum ...

Hardik Pandya moves to No. 2 position in ICC T20I All-Rounder Rankings

Dubai [UAE], February 8 (ANI): India star Hardik Pandya reached within reach of the top spot in the T20I All-Rounder ...

China In Eurasia Briefing: Popping Beijing's Bubble 

Welcome back to the China In Eurasia briefing, an RFE/RL newsletter tracking China's resurgent influence from Eastern Europe to Central ...

Women, girls in Afghanistan under exile in own country, says UN Chief

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 8 (ANI): As Afghan women continue to grapple with challenges related to education due to Taliban-imposed bans, ...

I-League: Late strike from Sane helps Churchill Brothers clinch 2-1 win over Mohammedan Sporting

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], February 8 (ANI): Mohammedan Sporting ended up on the losing side in an exciting I-League match ...

I-League: TRAU FC's winning streak at home broken after 1-2 loss to Sreenidi Deccan

Imphal (Manipur) [India], February 8 (ANI): Tiddim Road Athletic Union lost their unbeaten record at home, after a bitter 1-2 ...

Tri-Nation FIFA Friendly Tournament: India to play Myanmar, Kyrgyz Republic

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): The upcoming FIFA International break will be momentous as India Senior Men's National Team ...

Funeral Held in Pakistan for Pervez Musharraf

Final prayers were offered Tuesday in Karachi for Pervez Musharraf, Pakistan's late president and military ruler.The service at the grounds ...

6 million people in Afghanistan face famine risk: UN

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 7 (ANI): As Afghanistan continues to face the worst humanitarian crisis amid ongoing political chaos, the United ...

UN chief Guterres fears world is heading towards a wider war

New York [US], February 7 (ANI): The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he fears the world was ...

6th SCO audit meeting concludes deliberations, to hold next meet in Tajikistan in 2025

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 7 (ANI): The 6th Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Heads of Supreme Audit Institutions (SAIs) meeting ...

5-day training of Colombo Security Conclave countries by NCB begins in New Delhi

New Delhi [India], February 7 (ANI): The five-day training of Colombo Security Conclave countries by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) ...

Is Canada back on the world stage - or irrelevant?

"Canada is back," Justin Trudeau proclaimed triumphantly just after being elected prime minister in 2015. The insinuation was that his ...

India to play Myanmar, Kyrgyz Republic in Tri-nation friendly tournament from March 22-26

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): The upcoming FIFA International break will be a momentous one where the India Senior ...

BJP govt is like East-India Company, says Mehbooba Mufti; compares J-K with Palestine, Afghanistan

New Delhi [India], February 6 (ANI): People's Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti on Monday launched a sharp attack on the ...

ACC raises Afghanistan's share as part of revised financial distribution model

Manama [Bahrain], February 6 (ANI): The Asian Cricket Council (ACC) has increased Afghanistan's share from Asia Cup earnings as a ...

MoUs signed with Tajikistan, Kazakhstan to strengthen cooperation, exchange expertise in field of auditing

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 6 (ANI): The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) GC Murmu on Monday signed ...

I-League: TRAU FC aim to maintain perfect home record, to lock horns with Sreenidi Deccan

Imphal (Manipur) [India], February 6 (ANI): Despite two defeats in the last five matches, Sreenidi Deccan FC has held onto ...

Pope Francis to travel to India next year

Rome [Italy], February 6 (ANI): Pope Francis, on Sunday, said that he is planning to visit India next year and ...

Timeline: Major Deadly Earthquakes in the Past Two Decades

Some of the world's most deadly earthquakes in the past two decades are listed below, after a 7.8 magnitude quake ...

CAG SAI meet: Our focus is cyber security, artificial intelligence, says GC Murmu

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 6 (ANI): India's membership into the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) reaffirms its age-old connection with ...

Finland bests Argentina as Davis Cup qualifiers wrap up

Finland highlighted the close of the Davis Cup qualifying series on Sunday, downing Argentina 3-1 to secure its first-ever berth ...

Pope Planning India, Mongolia Trips After Portugal, France

ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE - Pope Francis said Sunday he is planning to visit India next year and is studying ...

NaVi, G2 advance to upper-bracket final in IEM Katowice Group A

Natus Vincere and G2 Esports swept their semifinal opponents Sunday to reach the upper-bracket final of Group A at the ...

Iran deported 7,612 Afghan refugees: Taliban authorities

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 5 (ANI): The Taliban authorities of the Refugee and Repatriation Department of Nimruz province has said Iran ...

EU Migration Impasse Leaves Many Refugees Homeless

Brussels - Some refugees and asylum-seekers in Brussels have been spending months in between the Street of Palaces and the ...

Saudi Arabia, Czech shut down embassies in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 5 (ANI): Saudi Arabia and the Czech governments have closed down their embassies in Afghanistan, seen as ...

Saudi Arabia, Crez shut down embassies in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], February 5 (ANI): Saudi Arabia and the Crez governments have closed down their embassies in Afghanistan, seen as ...

China committed to expand dealings with Taliban in Afghanistan: Report

Beijing [China], February 5 (ANI): China is one of the few countries that are committed to expanding dealings with the ...

CAG to sign MOUs with Kazakhstan, Tajikistan at SCO-SAI meeting in Lucknow tomorrow

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], February 5 (ANI): The Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) is going to host the ...

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Terrorist attacks increase after TTP breaks ceasefire with Islamabad

PESHAWAR, Pakistan - According to the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR), at least 12 militants were killed Tuesday night during an ...

New Myanmar sanctions imposed on second coup anniversary

WASHINGTON DC, USA - The United States and its allies have imposed new sanctions on Myanmar's military rulers as the ...

Students block capital road demanding fair trial over fellow student's death

DHAKA, Bangladesh - Students of Northern University blocked a busy Dhaka road to protest the death of their fellow student ...

Myanmar military expands martial law in 37 townships

YANGON, Myanmar - Myanmar's military has imposed martial law in anti-coup strongholds, subjecting people accused of everything from treason to ...

Belgian queen to discuss repatriation of Rohingya refugees with PM Hasina

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The queen of Belgium, Mathilde, has arrived in Dhaka for a three-day visit as an advocate for ...

Dhaka bans sale of antibiotics without prescription: Cabinet clears draft law

DHAKA, Bangladesh - On Monday, the Cabinet approved the draft of the Drugs and Cosmetics Act, 2023, which prohibits the ...

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