Pakistani Diplomat Booked For Sexual Harassment In Spain
Consul General of Pakistan and senior Pakistani Diplomat in the Spanish city of Barcelona has been booked for charges of sexual harassment. The diplomat identified as Mirza Salman Baig, has been accused of sexual harassment by a local staffer of the consulate. The complainer remains anonymous, and she lodged a complaint with Pakistan ambassador Shujat Rathore in Madrid. Further details are awaited.
Tags: Pakistan, consul general, World news, Spain
Monkeypox: Spain Reports First Monkeypox-Related Death
Spain has reported its first fatality caused by the Monkeypox virus, on July 30. Spain is one of the worst-hit countries, with over 4,298 people infected. Of which, at least 120 have been hospitalized due to the severity. Brazil reported the first Monkeypox-related death outside Africa. WHO termed Monkeypox as a global health emergency, just over a week ago, with over 18… read-more
Tags: Monkeypox, Spain, Brazil, WHO, Smallpox
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Shakira Likely To Be Slammed With Lawsuit; Spanish Prosecutors To Seek 8-Year Prison Sentence
Global music star Shakira will most likely face a lawsuit, with Spanish prosecutors likely to seek eight years of imprisonment for her. Reportedly, prosecutors in Barcelona will also demand a fine of 24 million euros from the 45-year-old singer. Shakira has been accused of defrauding the Spanish tax office on income earned between 2012 to 2014. However, a trial… read-more
Tags: Tax Evasion, Shakira, Spain, Spanish prosecutors, Tax Office
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
Atletico Madrid's President Enrique Cerezo Plays Cool When Questioned About Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is prepared to take a 30% wage cut to join the Spanish club Atletico Madrid. The 37-year-old is eager to return to Spain, and Madrid is his top desire. However, when asked about the Manchester United forward, Atletico Madrid president Enrique Cerezo remained calm, stating, "This question is very easy. We have… read-more
Tags: Cristiano Ronaldo, Atletico Madrid, Manchester United, Spain, Football
Spain Experiences Heatwave, Wildfires Continue Spreading
Since the onset of the heatwave a week ago, wildfires have burned over 22,000 hectares of woods and brush throughout Spain. Temperatures in southern and southwestern Spain exceed 44 degrees Celsius, while the remainder of the nation averages about 40 degrees Celsius. So far, no fatalities have been recorded as a result of the flames, but three firefighters have been sent to the hospital for treatment.
India Defeats Japan 3-1 At FIH Hockey Women's World Cup 2022
The Indian women's team defeated Japan 3-1 in the 9-12th placings match of the FIH Hockey Women's World Cup Spain and Netherlands 2022 at Estadi Olimpic de Terrassa, Spain on July 13. Navneet Kaur led the way for India with a brace, and Deep Grace Ekka also scored an important goal in the game. Yu Asai scored the only goal for Japan in the game.
Tags: Hockey, India, FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, Japan, Spain
India Defeats Canada, Registers 1st Win At FIH Hockey Women’s World Cup
Savita Punia's heroics in the shootout enabled the Indian Women's hockey team to defeat Canada and earn their first victory in the FIH Hockey Women's World Cup Spain and Netherlands 2022. Following a tie-in normal time, the Indian team overcame Canada in the penalty shootout to advance to the tournament's 9-12th placings. With a one-goal deficit, India began the second quarter strongly, breaking through the Canadian defence on many occasions… read-more
Tags: Indian Women's Hockey Team, Canada, FIH Hockey Women's World Cup, Spain, Netherlands
Indian Women's Hockey Team Loses To Spain In Crossover Match At FIH Hockey Women's World Cup
Indian women's hockey team on July 10 lost 1-0 to Spain in a crossover match at FIH Hockey Women's World Cup Spain & Netherlands 2022. Marta Segu scored the only goal in the game. Indian Women's Team will face Canada in the ninth to sixteenth placing match. Despite their attackers picking up rebound and taking ferocious efforts on goal, Captain Savita stood like a fortress to keep India's scoreboard pristine.
Tags: Women's Hockey World Cup, Indian Women's Hockey Team, Spain, FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, Goal
India To Play Spain In FIH Women's Hockey World Cup Crossover Game To Advance To Quarterfinals
At the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, the Indian Women's Hockey Team ranked third in Pool B. On July 10 at Terrassa, Spain, they will play Spain in the FIH Women's Hockey World Cup crossover game for a spot in the quarterfinal. Before losing narrowly, 3-4, to New Zealand in their pool round match, the Indian squad, captained by goalkeeper Savita, competed to two exhilarating draws against England and China.
Tags: Indian Women's Hockey Team, Spain, FIH Women's Hockey World Cup, Quarterfinals, Hockey India
Astronomers Find Binary Supermassive Black Hole In Gravitational Blazar
One of the most luminous and energetic entities in the binary supermassive black hole in gravitationally lensed blazar was discovered by astronomers from Argentina, Spain, Italy, the United States, and India. They observed periodic double-peaked flaring episodes that occur every eight years, with a gap of around two years between two flare peaks. After observing such incidents, they created the Whole Earth Blazar Telescope, a global optical… read-more
Tags: astronomers, Supermassive Black Hole, USA, India, Spain
Courtesy: India Today