Libya Floods

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Libya Floods: 6,000 Died, Others Missing, EU Sends Assistance

The European Union is to provide disaster response equipment and humanitarian funding to Libya, the European Commission said. The aid from Germany, Romania and Finland consists of “tents, field beds and blankets, 80 generators, food items, as well as hospital tents and water tanks”, the EU said. EU crisis management commission Janez Lenarcic said the bloc had also released an initial 500,000 euros ($535,000) in emergency funding.

Wed, 13 Sep 2023 - 05:26 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: EU, Libya Floods, International, Thousands died, Assistance

Courtesy: Al Jazeera

PM Modi-Joe Biden

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India-US Agree To End Six Key Trade Dispute

India and the US have agreed to end six key trade disputes at the World Trade Organisation (WTO.) With this, New Delhi will also remove retaliatory customs duties on certain American products such as almonds, walnuts, and apples. Announcing this, United States Trade Representative (USTR) Katherine Tai in a statement said that these tariff cuts will restore and expand market opportunities for traders and manufacturers.

Fri, 23 Jun 2023 - 05:53 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: US, India, Trade Deal, International, Indian government

Shot Dead

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Indian Origin Student Shot Dead In Philadelphia

A 21-year-old Indian-origin student was shot dead in Philadelphia, confirmed a local source. The deceased student was identified as Jude Chacko, and was shot by unidentified assailants while he was returning from work and was attacked with a robbery attempt. "The victim's parents migrated to the US around 30 years ago from Kerela's Kollam district," confirmed local reports. This is not the first time, Indian-origin students attacked in… read-more

Tue, 30 May 2023 - 11:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: International, Indian Student Killed, robbery, Shot Dead, investigation

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GoI Imposes New COVID-19 Rules From Today

Amid a decline in COVID-19 cases worldwide, the Government of India (GoI,) issued new guidelines for those travelling to India from abroad. As per the new rules, signing 'Air Suvidha' form and mandate of pre-departure COVID-19 test is not required for those travelling from six countries. However, the random 2% testing of international passengers and arrivals from foreign countries will be same, in effect from February 13, 11 AM.

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 09:30 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: GoI, Air Travel, new guidelines, Covid-19, union ministry, International

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Lionel Messi

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Lionel Messi Says "Achieved Everything," Drops Hint Of Retirement

Footballer Lionel Messi drops a hint of retirement with his recent statement while playing for Paris Saint-Germain (PSG.)  He said, "I got everything in my career, individually,"  He further added that there is nothing left for him to achieve. "It's at the end of my career, closing a cycle. I achieved everything with the national team I always dreamed of," said Messi in an interview.

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 01:25 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Lionel Messi, Football, Argentina, International, Sports news

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OnePlus 10T

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OnePlus 10T To Launch In India & Globally On August 3

OnePlus 10T is to launch in India and internationally on August 3. The launch event will take place in New York City, but buyers in India will be able to watch it live on OnePlus India's YouTube channel, social media channels, and the official website. According to speculations, OnePlus 10T will have the newest Qualcomm Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 CPU, a triple back camera system,… read-more

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 06:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: oneplus, Launch, Oneplus 10T, India, International

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Deepika Padukone

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Deepika Padukone To Be In Cannes Film Festival 22 Jury Panel

Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone will be one of the juries at the 2022 Cannes Film Festival. French actor Vincent Lindon who will be heading the 75th edition of the coveted festival jury panel confirmed the same through Twitter, on April 26. Padukone is part of the eight-member jury that will reward one of the 21 films in competition with the Palme d'Or during the closing ceremony on May 28. 

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 01:42 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Deepika Padukone, Cannes Film Festival, Bollywood, Jury, International


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Taliban To Interchange Interim Cabinet; Hunt For International Recognition Continues

To get international recognition, Taliban has decided to reshuffle their interim cabinet. According to a source, a 15-member team led by their leader Mullah Hebtullah Akhundzada is under discussion to reshuffle their cabinet to the Kandahar province, reported by The Khaama Press. Women and human rights are the main conditions to make them recognisable internationally. The ministry said that the 15-member team… read-more

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 07:47 PM / by Rupsa Debnath

Tags: Taliban, taliban leader, Cabinet, International, Human Rights

Courtesy: ANI

Health worker checking temperature of a child

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Uzbekistan Reports 1st Case Of Omicron

The first case of Omicron variant of COVID-19 was confirmed in Uzbekistan, following which pandemic restrictions are tightened in the country, Health Ministry said on January 9. They said that the case was confirmed after a foreign citizen arrived Uzbekistan on January 7, turned infected with the variant. The country has so far registered 200,341 COVID cases and 1,494 related deaths.

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 11:50 AM / by Basharat Rashid

Tags: International, Covid-19, omicron, covid positive, Uzbekistan

Elon Musk, Tesla CEO

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Time Magazine Gives 'Person Of Year' Title To Tesla CEO Elon Musk

Time magazine named Tesla's CEO Elon Musk as its "person of the year" in 2021. He has been given the title for his "embodiment of technological shifts and reshaping people's lives via troubling trends. Musk also became the wealthiest man in the world, after taking over as Amazon CEO. Previously, in 2020, Time magazine gave this title to Joe Biden and Kamala Harris.

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 01:23 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Elon Musk, Tesla CEO, TIME magazine, Person of the Year, International

Courtesy: The Economic Times