Wed, 17 Jul 2019

South Asia monsoon leaves thousands in need

Monsoon floods and landslides sweeping through large swathes of South Asia have killed dozens of people and left hundreds of ...

Dear UN secretary-general, dont forget the internally displaced

Last year, UN member states endorsed two landmark "compacts" designed to improve the global response to refugees and migration. Unfortunately, ...

It's a drama: Ujjwal Nikam on Hafiz Saeed's arrest

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], July 17 (ANI): Senior lawyer Ujjwal Nikam on Wednesday termed Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed's arrest as ...

Jalan panel report on surplus RBI reserve finalised: official

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): A committee set up to review the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) economic capital ...

Beyonce's 'love letter to Africa', 'Spirit' music video out

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): A week after releasing 'Spirit' from Disney's 'The Lion King', singer-songwriter Beyonce has dropped ...

Sophie Turner's family 'incredibly proud' of her Emmy nomination

New Delhi (India), July 17 (ANI): Sophie Turner's family is all praise over her Emmy nomination. Joe Jonas, who is ...

SC verdict leaves Karnataka govt hanging by a thread

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): In an order that left the fate of the JD(S)-Congress coalition government in Karnataka ...

Here's how World Cup triumph took its toll on England's cricketers

New Delhi [India], July 17 (ANI): Cricket World Cup's official Twitter handle just posted pictures of England's cricketers of how ...

South Africans are upbeat about new technologies, but worried about jobs

Powerful new technologies are emerging that will continue to affect individuals in multiple ways. This has led to references to ...

CBI raids 6 locations of former SP MP Atiq Ahmed

Lucknow/Prayagraj (Uttar Pradesh) [India], July 17 (ANI): Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) began search operations on Wednesday at six premises ...

Hafiz Saeed arrested, sent to judicial custody

Lahore [Pakistan], Jul 17 (ANI): 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed was on Wednesday arrested by the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) ...

Christine Lagarde steps down as IMF's Managing Director

Washington DC [USA], July 17 (ANI): Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has resigned and is ...

Don't take Zuma's accusations lightly

The Jacob Zuma allegations at the ongoing Zondo commission into state capture, could turn the South African political landscape around.Zuma's ...

Nervous Hong Kong millionaires are moving their cash to Singapore

Private bankers are being flooded with inquiries from investors in Hong Kong who are worried about the long-term effects of ...

Changes to Qatar SWC qualifiers for CAF nations

Cape Town - The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has changed the format for the 2022 Qatar Soccer World Cup ...

Sarah Hyland and Wells Adams get engaged!

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): American actor Sarah Hyland and Wells Adams are finally engaged!Ahead of their long-discussed wedding ...

Author Sunil Mishra's book 'Who Stole My Job' enters second print run

New Delhi [India] July 17 (ANI/NewsVoir): Srishti Publishers and Distributors, India's leading publishing house today announced the second print run ...

Taika Waititi returning to direct 'Thor 4'

Washington D.C. [USA], July 17 (ANI): Filmmaker Taika Waititi is reuniting with his friends from work! The director is returning ...

Iran Says It Helped Foreign Tanker Amid U.S. Concerns Of Seizure

Iran says it has helped a foreign oil tanker in the Strait of Hormuz amid U.S. concern that Tehran seized ...

DTI confiscates defective weighing scales in Sanchez Mira

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan, July 17 (PIA)--The Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) here recently conducted a market monitoring and "Operation ...

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