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Tugende acquires $3.6m in equity financing

Uganda, April 14 -- Tugende, a technology asset finance company with operations in Uganda has closed a $3.6m (Shs13b) deal in equity financing. The round was led by Partech, with participation from E... Read More


South Sudan's President Salva Kiir receives AstraZeneca jab

Nairobi, April 14 -- Juba, South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Tuesday afternoon took his first AstraZeneca jab. There have been debates in the past few weeks over the safety of the vaccine. Addr... Read More


Coffee earnings grow by Shs40b

Uganda, April 14 -- Coffee earnings have hit $50.5m (Shs187b), the highest performance in more than three years. According to a report by Bank of Uganda, coffee earnings in February grew by Shs40b up... Read More


Tap water connection for all rural households in Haryana by November 2022

NEW DELHI, April 14 -- Haryana and Odisha plan to provide tap water connections to all rural households by 1 November 2022, and 2024, respectively. This comes in the backdrop of 38% of India's rural ... Read More


India's vaccine tally crosses 110 million on Day 3 of Tika Utsav

India, April 14 -- India had administered over 110 million coronavirus vaccine doses across the country by Tuesday evening, the day it decided to fast-track emergency use of vaccines already approved ... Read More


Humans pretend to leave doggo behind for walk, its expression is heart-melting

India, April 14 -- Several videos on the Internet bear witness to the fact that most doggos can't contain their excitement when it comes to going for a walk. Felix the fluffy Samoyed is no different. ... Read More


Samantha Akkineni calls out media for criticising actors over expressing their opinion: 'We're not fact-checkers'

India, April 14 -- Actor REPLACED took a dig at media who criticise actors for not voicing their opinion on important issues. Taking to Instagram, she shared a reel as she took part in the 'What did s... Read More


Andre Russell reacts to Shah Rukh Khan's 'apology' tweet after KKR's 10-run loss to MI in IPL 2021

India, April 14 -- Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) all-rounder Andre Russell reacted to KKR co-owner Shah Rukh Khan's tweet after their defeat to Mumbai Indians by 10 runs in REPLACED match No.5 at the MA... Read More


India, China tensions remain high despite some force pullbacks: US intelligence report

Washington, April 14 -- Terming Chinese "occupation of contested areas" on the Sino-Indian border last year a "most serious escalation in decades", a United States intelligence report said border tens... Read More


Films land up on OTT with shortened window post theatrical release

NEW DELHI, April 14 -- Reiterating that the pandemic has brought radical changes to the window between theatrical and digital premiere, recently released films are fast making their way to streaming p... Read More