Pakistan's COVID-19 cases getting worse with each passing day: Federal Minister

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 24 (ANI): Amid the second wave of the fresh coronavirus outbreak, Pakistan Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Special Initiatives Asad Umar...

7000 PIA employees to be laid off, says Pakistan aviation minister

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 24 (ANI): Pakistan's Federal aviation minister Ghulam Sarwar Khan on Tuesday said that as many as 7,000 employees of the Pakistan International...

French envoy to meet UP CM Yogi Adityanath tomorrow to promote new...

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India), November 24 (ANI): French Ambassador to India Emmanuel Lenain on Tuesday said that he will be meeting Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath...

Hong Kong-Singapore's air travel bubble postponed due to COVID-19 surge

Singapore, November 24 (ANI): The air travel bubble between Hong Kong and Singapore, which was originally slated to begin this week, has been postponed amid...

Two blasts kill 17 in Afghanistan's Bamiyan province

Kabul [Afghanistan], November 24 (ANI): As many as 17 people have been killed and more than 50 people were injured in two explosions in Afghanistan's...

Indian envoy discusses Smart City cooperation, aspects on city management with Dhaka...

Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 24 (ANI): Indian High Commissioner to Dhaka Vikram Doraiswami and Atiqul Islam, Mayor of Dhaka North City Corporation, on Tuesday discussed Smart...

Deep losses in Airlines sector will continue into 2021, says IATA

New Delhi [India], November 24 (ANI): The International Air Transport Association (IATA) on Tuesday announced a revised outlook for airline industry performance in 2020 and...

Dow Jones Industrial Average reaches 30,000 for first time with Trump authorising...

Washington [US], November 24 (ANI): With US President Donald Trump finally authorising the federal authority to begin the transition process with President-elect Joe Biden, the...

Peace process must be led, owned and controlled by Afghanistan: India

New Delhi [India], November 24 (ANI): Calling for an immediate and comprehensive ceasefire to stop violence in Afghanistan, India on Tuesday reiterated that the peace...

Afghanistan President Ghani expresses gratitude to India, Iran for Chabahar corridor, air...

Geneva [Switzerland], November 24 (ANI): Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said hailed the role of India and Iran for the Chabahar corridor as well...

Covid-19: Russia's Sputnik V vaccine is 95 per cent effective, cheaper than...

Moscow [Russia], November 24 (ANI): The developers of Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine announced on Tuesday that it had an efficacy rate or 95 per cent...

India, US extend nuclear energy partnership by 10 more years

Washington [US], November 24 (ANI): India and the United States have extended the Memorandum of Understanding for cooperation on nuclear energy for 10 more years.

Australian High Commissioner, Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar of Western Naval Command discuss...

New Delhi [India], November 24 (ANI): Australian High Commissioner Barry O'Farrell on Monday has called on Vice Admiral Ajit Kumar, Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief of the...

Tensions with China expected to grow after US election

Hong Kong, November 24 (ANI): On 13 November, China finally offered its congratulations to Joe Biden and running mate Kamala Harris on their US electoral...

Pakistan reports highest COVID-19 cases since July with 2,954 new infections

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 24 (ANI): Pakistan on Tuesday reported the highest number of COVID-19 cases since July 7 with 2,954 new infections as the country...

Brazilian police uses rubber bullets on protesters over black man's killing in...

Porto Alegre [Brazil], November 24 (ANI/Sputnik): The Brazilian police have used rubber bullets to disperse a crowd during the protests in the Porto Alegre city...

Japan to express concern over China maritime activities, Hong Kong during Chinese...

Tokyo [Japan], November 24 (ANI): Japan is planning to express concerns China's maritime activities and its tightened control on Hong Kong during the visit of...

Germany's COVID-19 cases rise by 13,554

Berlin [Germany], November 24 (ANI/Xinhua): Germany reported 13,554 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the nationwide tally to 942,687, said the federal government...

Russia registers 24,326 COVID-19 cases in past 24 hours

Moscow [Russia], November 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has registered 24,326 COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, down from the record 25,173 the day before, bringing...

S Korea reports 349 more COVID-19 cases, 31,353 in total

Seoul [South Korea], November 24 (ANI/Xinhua): South Korea reported 349 more cases of COVID-19 as of early Tuesday local time compared to 24 hours ago,...

Pakistan refusal to act against 26/11 perpetrators shows its 'insincere approach': Ex-Pentagon...

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 24 (ANI): Pakistan's refusal to act against perpetrators of 26/11 Mumbai terror attack which claimed the lives of over 160 people including...

UK considers removing its judges from Hong Kong amid security law, disqualification...

London [UK], November 24 (ANI): The United Kingdom's government is mulling whether it is appropriate for British judges to continue to sit in Hong Kong's...

Venezuela's COVID-19 case tally tops 100,000

Caracas [Venezuela], November 24 (ANI/Sputnik): The number of registered cases of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Venezuela has exceeded 100,000, the country's Health Ministry...

Six killed, Taliban camp destroyed in airstrike in North Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], November 24 (ANI/Xinhua): Six Taliban terrorists were killed and four others wounded after the Afghan Air Force (AAF) struck a Taliban camp in...

Biden will make his vision of India-US friendship a reality, Secretary of...

Washington [US], November 24 (ANI): US President-elect Joe Biden on Monday nominated Antony Blinken, one of his closest and longest-serving foreign policy advisers, as Secretary...

Massive fire sweeps slum in Bangladesh capital

Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 23 (ANI/Xinhua): A massive fire tore through one of the largest slums in Dhaka early Tuesday, destroying around 100 shanties and leaving...

Police remove migrants from Place de la Republique in Paris

Paris [France], November 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Law enforcement officers in Paris dispersed migrants setting up tents on Place de la Republique on Monday, a Sputnik correspondent...