UN steps up support for thousands left homeless after fire at Rohingya refugee camp

New York, Jan. 16 -- UN agencies have stepped up efforts to help thousands of Rohingya refugees left without shelter after a devastating fire tore through a crowded refugee camp in south-eastern Bangl... Read More

Afghanistan: Local radio station attacked in Kunduz

Kunduz, Jan. 16 -- An imam of a mosque, along with a mob, attacked local radio station Zohra Radio in Afghanistani city of Kunduz recently, media reports said on Saturday. Head of the radio station M... Read More

Australia post 369, Gill departs early

Brisbane, Jan. 16 -- India lost wicket of opener Shubman Gill (7) as Australian bowlers gave an early jolt to the visitors after posting 369 on the scorecard in the first innings here on Saturday. Ro... Read More

Narendra Modi to launch pan India COVID-19 vaccination drive today

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Indian PM Narendra Modi will launch the pan India rollout of COVID-19 vaccination drive on Saturday at 10:30 AM via video conferencing. This will be the world's largest vaccinat... Read More

Norway issues coronavirus vaccine caution as 23 die days after vaccination

New Delhi, Jan. 16 -- Norway has cautioned against vaccinating the very old and terminally ill patients with Coronavirus vaccine after 23 people died in the country after a few days of the injection. ... Read More

Hazaras targeted in Pakistan due to govt's anti-Shia militancy

Islamabad, Jan. 16 -- The targeted killing of Hazara community members in Pakistan is a reflection that the state was simultaneously allowing anti-Shia hysteria to be propagated across the nation, The... Read More

Nitish Kumar lashes out at critics linking Indigo official's death with law and order situation in Bihar

Patna, Jan. 16 -- Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday lashed out at those trying to link the law and order situation in the state with the recent murder of Indigo Airlines official. Speaking ... Read More

Shyam Sundar Company jewellers to host exhibition remembering Soumitra Chatterjee in Tripura

Kolkata, Jan. 16 -- Shyam Sundar Company Jewellers is all set to host a gala exhibition "Remembering Soumitra Chatterjee" between Jan 18-19 at Rabindra Bhawan in Agartala's Tripura. The exhibition wi... Read More

26TH KIFF: Some brilliance beyond Indian shores

India, Jan. 15 -- Why is it always that at international film festivals, nations we know little about pull out the most outstanding films as if out of a magic hat? 26th KIFF is no exception. We pick o... Read More

'Crying croc tears': Harsimrat Kaur Badal slams Rahul Gandhi over farm laws

New Delhi, Jan. 15 -- Former Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal of the Shiromani Akali Dal on Friday took a dig at Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and accused him of duplicity in backing the farmers' pr... Read More