All monuments, including Taj Mahal, to remain shut in India till May 15

New Delhi, April 16 -- As the country struggles to combat the massive spike in coronavirus cases, India decided to shut all centrally-protected monuments and museums, including the Taj Mahal, Red Fort... Read More

Pakistan faces new challenge as private market opens up to sell vaccines

New Delhi, April 16 -- Pakistan is facing a major challenge as a growing number of cases and slow vaccination drive carried out by the Imran Khan government, the South Asian nation has been forced to ... Read More

Maldivian foreign minister calls for 'peaceful & stable' Indian Ocean

New Delhi, April 16 -- Maldivian Foreign Minister Abdullah Shahid, on a visit to India, has called for a "peaceful, prosperous and stable" Indian Ocean and added that it is essential for the "stabilit... Read More

Asian Americans want a place at the head of the table

New Delhi, April 16 -- The launch of the AAPI Victory Alliance on April 11, 2021 is the culmination of years of hard work. More particularly, it follows on the heels of the massive outreach effort to ... Read More

Taliban threatens US and NATO forces, asks to withdraw immediately

New Delhi, April 16 -- The Afghan insurgent group, the Taliban, has threatened US and NATO troops in Afghanistan with "countermeasures" for extending their presence beyond the 1 May deadline, as agree... Read More

Mukesh Ambani supplies oxygen from his refineries to help in Covid fight

New Delhi, April 16 -- Reliance Industries chief Mukesh Ambani, the country's richest man, will supply oxygen from his refineries to aid the tough battle against Covid-19, which currently has India un... Read More

UN satisfied with relocation of Rohingya refugees to Bhasan Char island

New Delhi, April 16 -- The team of the United Nations who had visited Bhasan Char island - the new site for the relocation of 100,000 Rohingya refugees - has expressed its satisfaction with the facili... Read More

India witnesses another day surge in COVID-19 cases, 1185 people die in past 24 hours

New Delhi, April 16 -- There seems to be no respite from the hands of COVID-19 as India recorded 217,353 new cases in the past 24 hours, marking yet another day of surge in patient numbers, official g... Read More

Pakistan briefly blocks access to all major social media platforms

New Delhi, April 16 -- Authorities in Pakistan Friday had blocked access to all social media platforms in the country on Friday, media reports said. However, partial access was restored by evening. Th... Read More

South Korea bans visas for Bangladeshis

New Delhi, April 16 -- South Korea has on Friday announced a visa ban on Bangladeshis as many passengers traveling from the country were founded the COVID-19 positive upon their arrival in South Korea... Read More