January 24, 2020 | 5:46 PM IST
corona virus

25 Indian interns trapped at Coronavirus infected…

As many as 25 Indian students trapped in China’s coronavirus infected city Wuhan were expected to reach Kolkata from Kunming airport by Friday morning.…

trade with china

Trump signs partial trade pact with China, calls it…

After nearly two years of the cold war, the United States and China finally signed the 1st phase of trade truce on Wednesday, which concluded year-long…

commander Soleimani

The US confirms Iran’s top commander Soleimani dead…

The Pentagon confirmed the death of Iran’s top commander General Qassim Soleimani in a US drone strike in Baghdad. Soleimani led a special force unit…

Pakistan

Blacklisted for violation of religious freedom, Pak…

United States’ annual list of nations that violate religious freedom has riled Pakistan after it was included in the 2019 blacklist of ‘countries of particular…

donald trump

Trump impeached; trial in Senate soon

The 45th President of United States Donald Trump was impeached for abuse of power on Wednesday in the Democratic-majority House. With this, he became…

boeing 737

Boeing temporarily suspends production of 737 MAX…

Boeing on Monday announced that it would temporarily suspend production of its 737 MAX jets. Based in Seattle, Washington Boeing is one of the US's largest…

Nobel Prize in Sweden

Dressed in traditional Indian attire Abhijit Banerjee…

Indian-American economist Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee, wife Esther Duflo and colleague Michael Kremmer were honoured with the Nobel Prize in economics (The…

white island volcano

A tourist dies, several go missing as White Island…

One person is reported to have died while many tourists went missing and several others injured after a volcano erupted on White Island in New Zealand…

miss universe 2019

Miss South Africa crowned Miss Universe 2019

The 26-year-old Miss South Africa Zozibini Tunzi won the Miss Universe 2019 title in a glittering function held in Atlanta on Sunday night. Miss Puerto…

miss world contest

Ex-Miss Ukraine initiates legal action against Miss…

Former Miss Ukraine 2018 Veronika Didusenko stripped off of her title and denied participation to Miss World contest because she was a mother of a five-year-old…

chopper deal

Russian firm blames India for delay in signing of…

Head of Russian Helicopters, on Sunday, blamed India for delaying the signing of a firm agreement for purchasing 200 helicopters for the Indian Navy despite…

brics summit

PM Modi attends two-day BRICS summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is in Brasilia, Brazil to attend the 11th BRICS Summit based on the theme ‘Economic Growth for an Innovative Future’. The…