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Biden, Putin meet in Geneva; talk for hours

AP Geneva With stern expressions and polite words before the cameras, President Joe Biden and Russia’s...

Israel’s new PM looking forward to working with Modi

PTI Jerusalem Israel’s newly elected Prime Minister Naftali Bennett said on Monday that he was looking...

Missing Dubai princess Sheikha Latifa ‘fearing for life’

London: A daughter of Dubai’s powerful ruler who tried to flee the country in 2018 only to be detained by commandos in...

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Rolling Stones warn Trump not to use their songs LONDON: Legendary British rockband, the Rolling Stones have warned US...

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Drug smuggler Kishan Singh extradited from UK to India

PTI London Kishan Singh, accused of operating an international drugs cartel, has been extradited to India...

German lawmaker dies after collapsing on flight home

AP Berlin A lawmaker with German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s party has died after collapsing on a...

Bhutan PM thanks Modi for additional 4,00,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine

PTI Thimphu Bhutan Prime Minister Lotay Tshering on Monday expressed gratitude to his Indian counterpart Narendra...

EU slaps sanctions on 4 Chinese officials over Uyghur abuses

AP Brussels The European Union on Monday imposed sanctions on four Chinese officials accused of responsibility...

Gunmen kill at least 40 civilians in west Niger

AGENCIES Niger At least 40 civilians were killed Sunday night by unidentified gunmen in several locations...

Myanmar doctors join protests against coup

Mandalay: Health care workers marched through Myanmar’s second-biggest city at dawn Sunday, kicking off another day of countrywide protests against last month’s...

Natural disaster declared in Australia’s NSW state

Sydney: Flooding in parts of New South Wales (NSW) was declared a natural disaster on Sunday and residents in flood-hit areas west...

Imran Khan, First Lady comfortable with mild COVID-19 symptoms

Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan and First Lady Bushra Bibi are feeling “comfortable with mild symptoms”, his top communication aide said on...

FROM THE MAGAZINES

Staying healthy in the monsoons

While the monsoons bring relief to hundreds of thousands of Goans, the season also heralds several common and sometimes deadly air and...

Rhyme and reflection

ANNA FERNANDES | NT BUZZ For Michael Jerome Koola becoming an author was always on the cards. And despite...

Going green

Samraat Club of Marcel in collaboration with the Rotary Club of Panjim organised a function at Vitthal Devasthan Hall, Bazarwada, Marcel.

Probing extra-terrestrial planets

The Collaborative Learning Cafe, an initiative by the Friends of Jesuits of the Goa Province organised an online talk titled ‘Five ideas...