Xi to attend opening ceremony of 19th Asian Games, hold diplomatic events

Beijing, Sept. 21 -- On Sept. 22 and 23, Chinese President Xi Jinping will attend the opening ceremony of the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou and hold a welcoming banquet and bilateral events for foreign... Read More

Australian govt establishes Covid-19 response inquiry

Canberra, Sept. 21 -- The Australian government has announced an inquiry into the nation's response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Prime Minister Anthony Albanese and Mark Butler, the minister for Health... Read More

5.5-magnitude quake hits 50 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska -- USGS

Beijing, Sept. 21 -- An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.5 jolted 50 km SSE of Sand Point, Alaska at 0113 GMT on Thursday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter, with a depth of 24.3 km, wa... Read More

25 killed in traffic accidents during Chile's independence celebrations

Santiago, Sept. 21 -- A total of 25 people were killed in traffic accidents during Chile's annual "Fiestas Patrias" independence celebrations from Sept. 15 to 19, Chilean authorities reported Wednesda... Read More

Cambodian PM leaves for New York to attend 78th UNGA session

Phnom Penh, Sept. 21 -- Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Manet departed here on Thursday morning for New York, the United States, to attend the 78th Session of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), ... Read More

Stalin welcomes delayed women's quota Bill in Par, says it was passed with an eye on LS polls fearing defeat

Chennai, Sept. 21 -- Welcoming the 'delayed' Women's Reservation Bill passed in the Parliament that provides 33 per cent quota for women in Parliament and Legislatures, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and D... Read More

Woman corporator found dead in mysterious circumstances

Rae Bareli (UP), Sept. 21 -- Body of a 25-year-old woman corporator was found hanging from the roof under mysterious circumstances in her house in Shivgarh area of Rae Bareli district here in Uttar Pr... Read More

J&K ANTF arrests man with heroin from Srinagar

Jammu, Sept. 21 -- The sleuth of Jammu and Kashmir have arrested a man with contraband of heroin from Srinagar district of Kashmir. SSP ANTF, Raj Kumar Sharma here on Thursday said that one Majeed Ah... Read More

Centre has accepted that NEET benefit is 'Zero' : Stalin

Chennai, Sept. 21 -- The Union BJP Government has accepted that benefit of NEET is ZERO! and it should be removed just for causing loss of lives with the guillotine called NEET. By reducing the NEE... Read More

Three-day LDF India expo begins in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, Sept. 21 -- India's all-in-one and Industry-focused Livestock, Dairy and Fisheries Trade Exposition and knowledge Conclave "LDF India" ( Livestock, Dairy and Fisheries) began at Hitex in th... Read More