March 28, 2020 | 9:19 PM IST
coronavirus impact

Coronavirus impact: Fed Reserve slashes rates to zero…

Initiating emergency action, the Federal Reserve slashed its benchmark interest rate to a near-zero development owing to a Coronavirus outbreak on Sunday…

world health

WHO declares Coronavirus a global pandemic; India…

The World Health Organization (WHO), on Wednesday, declared Coronavirus or COVID-19 a global pandemic. The deadly disease originated in China’s Wuhan…

US-Taliban peace deal

India to attend US-Taliban peace deal event today

Nearly two decades after the United States stationed its troops in Afghanistan to smash the Taliban; two US envoys will sign a peace deal with the Taliban…

Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia restricts entry of foreigners for Haj…

In a rare move on Thursday, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia suspended visas of Haj pilgrims wishing to visit the Islamic pilgrimage to Mecca over Coronavirus…

statelessness

UN Chief Guterres concerned over ‘statelessness’ of…

The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed his concern over the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), the proposed National Register…

terror funding

FATA: Pak may continue to be in ‘Grey List’, final…

In a major setback for Pakistan, the sub-group of global terror financing watchdog the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), on Tuesday recommended continuation…

Big Trade Deal

Prez Trump doubts on trade deal; says saving big trade…

United States President Donald Trump, on Tuesday, hinted apprehensions about the fruitfulness of a major bilateral trade deal during his upcoming visit…

TRUMP VISIT

A look at security preparations ahead of Trump’s visit…

As US President Donald Trump along with First Lady of America Melania Trump is all set to commence his 2-day tour to India on February 24th and 25th,…

poisonous gas

Poisonous gas leak in Pak dock area claims six lives,…

About six persons lost their lives and 70 others fainted when an unidentified poisonous gas leaked from a container at a port in Karachi’s Kemari area…

china report

China reports 14000 fresh cases of Coronavirus; Adopts…

The Coronavirus, now formally called CoVID-19, calamity has majorly struck China claiming over 1,300 lives till now. Health officials have reportedly…

donald trump

White House confirms Donald Trump’s visit to India…

The United States President Donald Trump and First Lady Melaina Trump will visit India on February 24 and 25. The dates were confirmed by the White House…

smuggling heroin

Afghans with over Rs 1.8 cr heroin-filled capsules…

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested five people, including three Afghan nationals on Friday for allegedly smuggling heroin worth Rs 1.8 crore…