Thu, 27 Jan 2022

Chitwan Park to sue Road Division over Rhino's death in Nepal

CHITWAN, Nepal - Conservationists and animal lovers have expressed concerns after a rhino was discovered dead in a freshly excavated ...

Two military deserters taken in by Myanmar's resistance

MAGWAY, Myanmar - According to the People's Defence Force (PDF), two Myanmar military troops fled their posts in Magway Region's ...

Pay with Crypto at Pakistani's 'Chai Ada' in London

LONDON, UK - For the first time in the United Kingdom, a young Pakistani entrepreneur has opened a coffee shop ...

Pandemic became rampant due to public defiance: Health Minister

DHAKA, Bangladesh - To minimize the spread of coronavirus infections, the government has closed all schools and universities across the ...

NUG collecting evidence of military crimes to report to ICJ, ICC

YANGON, Myanmar - In a press conference on Thursday, two ministers from Myanmar's National Unity Government (NUG) stated that their ...

PM Imran Khan admits: Largest challenge is inflation

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan warned the Opposition on Sunday that if he is removed from office, ...

Three NAC members barred from attending meeting for asking questions

KATHMANDU, Nepal - Three Nepal Airlines Corporation (NAC) board members have reported that the corporation's employees had barred them from ...

Group of British MPs lauds Bengali generosity in hosting Rohingyas

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A delegation of British MPs reaffirmed their cooperation with the Rohingyas and told them that they would ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

Small terrorist groups active in Pakistan after Taliban's success

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan - Interior Minister Sheikh Rashid admitted on Saturday that there has been an increase in terror attacks in ...

Two given death sentence for guerilla attacks on the junta's army, all

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-controlled media, a Myanmar junta court has sentenced veteran pro-democracy campaigner Ko Jimmy and former ...

Car purchased by bank credit checked: Chinese manager lost temper

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A video of a visibly agitated Chinese guy flinging cash indiscriminately after his vehicle was stopped in ...

Nepalese enjoy cheaper rides in e-Cab service

KATHMANDU, Nepal - e-Cab Nepal was launched on Friday to provide a simple and economical taxi service while prioritizing the ...

Punjab govt suspends 15 officials over laxity in Murree tragedy

LAHORE, Pakistan - In the wake of revelations made in an inquiry report prepared by a five-member probe committee on ...

Odd-Even rule in Kathmandu to control Covid-19 surge

KATHMANDU, Nepal - The District Administration Authorities of Kathmandu, Lalitpur, and Bhaktapur have reinstated the Odd/Even regulation for traffic flow, ...

University VC insults students for demanding fundamental rights

DHAKA, Bangladesh - The management of Shahjalal University of Science and Technology (Sust) has stated that the situation is no ...

'Total' urges sanctions against Myanmar's oil and gas funds

PARIS, France - TotalEnergies, a French energy behemoth, has asked the US and French governments to approve targeted sanctions against ...

Pakistan: One dead, several injured as police baton-charge MQM-P protesters in Karachi

Karachi [Pakistan], January 27 (ANI): At least one was killed and several members of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), including ...

PM thanks world leaders for their greetings on India's 73rd Republic Day

New Delhi [India], January 27 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi thanked world leaders for their greetings and wishes on the ...

Aslam Sheikh must go to Pakistan if he wants garden after Tipu Sultan's name, says BJP leader

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 27 (ANI): After the inauguration of a sports complex in Mumbai's Malad on the name of ...

US Warns of Risks of Doing Business in Myanmar

The United States issued an advisory Wednesday warning of the increased risk of conducting business in Myanmar nearly a year ...

Global Corruption on the Rise Amid Democratic Decline

LONDON - The fight against corruption has stagnated over the past decade amid human rights abuses and democratic declines in ...

Active COVID-19 cases in Nepal exceed 90,000, elderly people severely affected

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 26 (ANI): Nepal's active COVID-19 cases have crossed the mark of 90,000 in less than a month, ...

Pak Finance ministry says debt burden is Rs 11.8 trillion higher than legally allowed limit

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): A report prepared by Pakistan's Ministry of Finance showed that the federal government's burden was ...

Pakistan's Punjab province accuses Sindh of massively under-reporting water inflows

Lahore [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): Punjab has asked the Indus River System Authority (IRSA) to look into exceptional water losses ...

As We See It: an imperfect step forward for representing autism on screen

At the beginning of the pilot episode of As We See It, the recently released series on Amazon Prime about ...

Liberal US Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer to Retire

WASHINGTON - U.S. media reports say Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer, for 27 years a staunch liberal voice on the ...

Turkmen Man Wanted In Ashgabat Released From Russian Custody

Russian authorities have released from custody a Turkmen citizen who is wanted in Ashgabat on controversial 'extremism' charges.The Moscow-based Memorial ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: Li-Chin's hat-trick against Iran sends Chinese Taipei into QFs

Navi Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], January 26 (ANI): Chinese Taipei booked their place in the AFC Women's Asian Cup India 2022 ...

Padma Shri award will motivate athletes, says Sumit Antil

Sonipat (Haryana) [India], January 26 (ANI): Tokyo Paralympics gold medallist Sumit Antil has said the Padma Shri award will not ...

Karachi police use baton-charge, tear gas to disperse MQM-P protesters outside CM House

Karachi [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): Karachi police used baton-charge, tear gas to disperse Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) protesters who had ...

Musaddiq Abbasi replaces Shahzad Akbar as Imran Khan's accountability adviser

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): Pakistan has appointed the former director-general of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Brigadier (Retd) Musaddiq ...

R-Day: Indian Embassy holds mobility aid distribution camp in Nepal

Kathmandu [Nepal], January 26 (ANI): On the occasion of India's 73rd Republic Day, the Defence Wing, Embassy of India, organised ...

Pak: Perception about graft worsens in Imran Khan's rule

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): The perception of corruption in Pakistan has worsened under the Imran Khan-led PTI government. The ...

India to host first Central Asia summit whose foundation is deep bilateral ties in region

By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi [India], January 26 (ANI): India is set to deepen its ties with Central Asian countries at ...

Ahead of China visit, Pak PM convenes meetings with COAS Bajwa, ISI chief

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa and Director General (DG) of ...

Pakistan rupee downfall continues as IMF continues to review delay

Karachi [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): Pakistan's economic woes has been continuing as its rupee downfall continues as International Monetary Fund ...

Malinga appointed Sri Lanka bowling strategy coach for Australia tour

Colombo [Sri Lanka], January 26 (ANI): Former Sri Lanka fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been appointed as the national team's ...

Opposition PPP plans massive protest against urea shortage

Islamabad [Pakistan], January 26 (ANI): Amid urea shortage and other economic hardships faced by the farmers in the country, Pakistan ...

Kohli can take 2-3 months' break, it would do him a world of good, says Ravi Shastri

Muscat [Oman], January 26 (ANI): Former Team India head coach Ravi Shastri has suggested that Virat Kohli can play the ...

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Lack of in-class learning blamed for drop in US high school graduates

WASHINGTON D.C.: The percentage of students graduating from U.S. high schools in 2021 plummeted in twenty states due to Covid ...

Researchers: Shark attacks increase after 3 years of decline

GAINESVILLE, Florida: Shark attacks soared worldwide in 2021.Research conducted by the Florida Museum of Natural History and the American Elasmobranch ...

African stowaway in wheel section found at Amsterdam airport

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: Dutch military police have confirmed that a stowaway, a 22-year-old Kenyan man, was found alive in an aircraft's ...

Viking boats to be protected by UNESCO

PARIS, France: During the course of several thousand years, wooden sailing boats enabled North Europeans to expand their businesses, influence ...

New US visas to attract foreign science, tech students

WASHINGTON D.C.: To ensure that the U.S. economy remains competitive, the Biden administration will allow international students specializing in science, ...

World famous Rio Carnival rescheduled for April

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil and the spread of the Omicron ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

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