Sunday, January 26, 2020

UN chief urges countries not to surrender on climate fight

Madrid, Dec 2 (AP) UN Secretary-General Ant nio Guterres urged countries Monday not to give up in the fight against climate change, as representatives...

Imran Khan, Top US Officials To Hold Talks With Taliban In Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, Feb 14 (PTI): The Taliban on Wednesday said its negotiators would next week meet the top US and Pakistani officials including Prime Minister...

China approves technical plan for 600 kmph magnetic levitation train

Beijing, Jan 27 (PTI): China has approved a technical plan to build magnetic levitation train which can run at 600 kmph, said state-run CRRC...

58 migrants dead after boat capsizes off Mauritania

NOUAKCHOTT, Mauritania , Dec 5 (AP) — Scores of migrants who swam through rough Atlantic Ocean waters to safety from a capsized boat were...

Iranian president: US sanctions are ‘economic war’ on Iran

Tehran, Feb 18 , Feb 18 (AP) Iran's president on Monday described US sanctions imposed on Iran as an economic war being waged on...

China lashes out at Taiwan over cancellation of flights

Beijing, Jan 31 (AP): China has criticized rival Taiwan over the cancellation of flights during the Lunar New Year holiday in response to a...

World getting hotter, more dangerous faster than thought: UN chief

Madrid, Dec 11 (PTI): The world is getting hotter and more dangerous faster than previously thought, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said here at the...

German public servants to get 8-percent pay increases

BERLIN , Mar 3 (AP) — Union and government negotiators say they’ve reached a new wage agreement that will give more than a million...

NASA launches new anti-harassment policy for employees

Washington, Feb 4 (PTI): Taking a firm stand against workplace harassment, NASA has launched a new campaign for its employees saying that the space...

Indian peacekeepers in South Sudan receive prestigious UN medal

United Nations, Dec 16 (PTI): About 850 Indian peacekeepers serving in South Sudan have been awarded the prestigious UN medal for their service and...


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