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Protests over economic crisis paralyzes Lebanon

Nationwide protests paralysed the country as thousands of demonstrators blocked major roads in a second day of rallies against the government’s handling of a severe economic crisis and the corrupted politicians. Lebanon is witnessing the biggest protest since 2015 and it could further destabilise the country whose economy is already ... Read More »

Kamlesh Tiwari case: 3 arrested; probe still on

Addressing a press conference, UP DGP OP Singh said that three people have been arrested from Gujarat and investigations on to find more people from Lucknow who are involved in the murder conspiracy. The DGP said that prima facie this was a radical killing where these people were radicalized by ... Read More »

Mars once had salt lakes similar to those on Earth: Study

According to the researchers, including those from Texas A&M University in the US, liquid water on Mars may have become unsustainable and evaporated as the planet’s atmosphere became thinner, and the pressure at the surface became lesser. The study, published in the journal Nature Geoscience, noted that over 3 billion ... Read More »

India off to a good start at World Military Games in China

Panghal beat Douglas Andrade of Brazil 4-1, while Chirag (56kg) defeated Zambia’s Katanga Christopher 5-0. In the men’s light fly category (49kg), Deepak got a walkover against Iran’s Abaszadeh Ali while Satish Kumar also won his super heavyweight category (91kg) bout against Brazil’s Nascimento Cosme 3-2. However, Sandeep Kumar lost ... Read More »

IFFI announces Films in Debut Competition

Algerian film Abou Leila directed by Amin Sidi-Boumedine, Korean film Romang by LEE Chang-geun, Romanina film Monsters by Marius Olteanu, US film My Name is Sara by Steven Oritt, female filmmaker Eva Cool’s Cleo are the films which made it to Debut Competition this year. The National Award winning film ... Read More »

Nepal PM Oli to attend 18th NAM Summit at Baku in Azerbaijan

K P Sharma Oli will be accompanied by his spouse Mrs. Radhika Shakya. The Nepali delegation will include Minister for Foreign Affairs Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Chief Adviser to Prime Minister Bishnu Rimal, Foreign Affairs Adviser to Prime Minister Rajan Bhattarai, Foreign Secretary Shanker Das Bairagi and senior officials at the Ministry ... Read More »

PM Modi releases book titled ‘Bridgital Nation’

Releasing a book titled ‘Bridgital Nation’ in New Delhi today, PM Modi said that positivity, optimism and faith in talent and resources is the thought of New India. He said that technology and talent were not a threat but force multiplier. He added that technology is the bridge between aspiration ... Read More »

Four killed in protest over Facebook post in Bangladesh

People of the area came out in large number to protest after the post went viral on social media. While the police were trying to control the crowd which wanted to vent its anger out on the minority community and their properties, some people started pelting stone on the police. ... Read More »