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Archive : April 20, 2021

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ASTRAZENECA JABS: INDIA TO FUND CAPACITY BOOST AT SERUM IN...
April 20 ,2021
India is set to accept the Serum Institute of India's (SII) request for a 30 billion rupee ($400 million) grant to boost its capacity t...
US INVITES PAKISTAN TO CLIMATE SUMMIT AFTER INITIAL SNUB
April 20 ,2021
The United States has invited Pakistan to ‘Virtual Leaders Summit on Climate’ which has been convened by President Joe Bide...
NASA SUCCESSFULLY FLIES SMALL HELICOPTER ON MARS
April 20 ,2021
Nasa successfully flew the Ingenuity helicopter on Mars yesterday, according to data and images sent back to Earth. "Altimeter data con...
FORMER UN LEADER PRESSES FOR ‘STRONG ACTION’ ON MYANMAR
April 20 ,2021
Former UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon urged the world body and Southeast Asian countries Monday to take swift and strong action to st...
AVOID INDIA TRAVEL, EVEN IF FULLY VACCINATED: TOP US HEALT...
April 20 ,2021
The US public health agency has warned travellers against heading for India even if they are fully vaccinated against Covid-19. If such...
MORNING NEWS BRIEF: 20 APRIL
April 20 ,2021
PICTURE OF THE DAYSYDNEY, AUSTRALIA   A woman (R) hugs a family member before his departure for New Zealand at Sydney Internatio...
MORNING NEWS BRIEF: 20 APRIL
April 20 ,2021
PICTURE OF THE DAYSYDNEY, AUSTRALIA   A woman (R) hugs a family member before his departure for New Zealand at Sydney Internatio...
Meetings held in Qatar as Istanbul summit approaches
April 20 ,2021
Representatives of the United States, Qatar, United Nations and Turkey have held meetings with the Taliban over the last few days in an...
Bangladesh extends coronavirus lockdown for another week
April 20 ,2021
Bangladesh has decided to extend the nationwide lockdown for yet another week to counter the spike in coronavirus infections, an offici...
Boris Johnson cancels India trip due to Covid situation
April 20 ,2021
Boris Johnson’s planned visit to India next week has been cancelled because of the country’s escalating coronavirus crisis,...
Pres Solih opposes Nasheed's proposal to switch to parliam...
April 20 ,2021
Speaker of the Parliament and former president of the Maldives Mohamed Nasheed has stated that he wishes to become the Prime Minister o...
EU sanctions 10 Myanmar junta officials, two firms
April 20 ,2021
The European Union on Monday (April 19) imposed sanctions on 10 Myanmar junta officials and two conglomerates linked to the military...
Nepal Covid-19 tally: 1,227 new cases, 255 recoveries, 8 d...
April 20 ,2021
The Ministry of Health and Population has informed that the country’s Covid-19 tally has reached 285,900 as of Monday aftern...
Buddhist monks reach Pakistan on religious pilgrimage
April 20 ,2021
A 14-member delegation comprising senior Buddhist monks from Sri Lanka arrived in Lahore on Monday to undertake a week-long religious p...
India wants Sri Lanka to hold early election to provincial...
April 20 ,2021
India supports the call of international community for the Sri Lankan government to fulfill its commitments on devolution of political...
Japan gears up for US defense cooperation in 'all domains'
April 20 ,2021
The Biden administration may press for Japan to increase its defense budget, which has grown 10% over the past decade. (Photo courtes...
Iran’s new pivot to Central Asia
April 20 ,2021
Tajik President Emomali Rahmon and Iranian Interior Minister Rahmani Fazli (Source: Khovar) High-ranking officials from Iran and T...
Malaysia starts second phase of Covid-19 vaccinations amid...
April 20 ,2021
A man receiving his vaccination shot at the Science and Creativity Centre in Kuala Terengganu on April 19, 2021.PHOTO: SPECIAL COMMIT...
Is America’s longest forever war really coming to an end?
April 20 ,2021
‘Biden will have to stand fast to the rigorous logic he employed last week, putting long-term consequences ahead of immediate f...
Is history once again repeating in Afghanistan?
April 20 ,2021
Right from the First Anglo-Afghan War (1839-1842), which was perhaps the West’s greatest imperial disaster, history has often rep...
Indian Army seeks active protection systems for its T-90S/...
April 20 ,2021
The Indian Army (IA) has invited responses from local vendors by 12 May regarding the supply of 818 modular active protection systems (...