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UK scientists caution govt of ending lockdown amid 3rd wave fears

London: Scientists in the UK have urged the government to exercise caution when making a decision about a scheduled June 21 timeline...

US lawmakers, governors push for more Covid vaccines to India

PTI Washington Several lawmakers and governors have urged the Biden administration to ensure India receives Covid...

Putin confirms Russian exit from overflight treaty

AP Moscow Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday signed a bill to withdraw from an international...

Sri Lanka floods claim 14 lives

Colombo: At least 14 people have died and over 240,000 affected in flash floods and mudslides triggered by heavy rains in Sri...

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UK PM pledges to donate 100 mn COVID vaccine doses to world

PTI London The UK will donate 100 million surplus coronavirus vaccine doses to the world within...

Man who slapped Macron sentenced to 18 months in jail

IANS Paris A man who slapped French President Emmanuel Macron during a public event has been...

Highly contagious Covid variants detected in SL

IANS Colombo Sri Lankan health authorities announced on Friday that the two highly contagious Covid-19 variants...

India hands over medical equipment worth over Rs 18 crore to Nepal

PTI Kathmandu India on Friday handed over medical equipment, including ventilators and ambulances, worth over Rs...

Kuwait FM hails depth of ties with India

PTI Kuwait City Kuwait’s Foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmed Al-Nasser Al-Sabah has hailed the depth of his...

US keeps option of airstrikes in Afghanistan open

AGENCIES Washington The Pentagon is mulling to authorise airstrikes in Afghanistan if country falls into crisis...

WHO warns delta variant taking hold in Europe

AP Geneva The World Health Organisation’s Europe director warned that the highly transmissible COVID-19 variant first...

Nepal PM expands cabinet once again

PTI Kathmandu Nepal’s embattled Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli on Thursday expanded his Cabinet for...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

‘A budding entrepreneur should possess confidence’

Manoj Caculo, chairman and managing director, Caculo Group, successfully took the family business to a higher growth trajectory. His family was always...

Onset of monsoons brings cheer to paddy cultivators

It is monsoon season and amidst the pandemic farmers in the state have begun carrying out agricultural activities. The monsoon is expected to...

RBI’s monetary push

By DM Deshpande The latest monetary policy of the RBI is in line with street expectations. It has maintained...

District commission orders builder to execute sale deed

By Adv. Jatin Ramaiya President of the District Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission, South Goa, Pradip V. Sawaiker in no...