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Indian among 18 people arrested in Nigeria for illegal bunkering

Nigeria , May 23 (Udaipur Kiran): The Nigerian Navy declared that an Indian sailor and 17 more have been arrested by over an attempt to illegally export robbed crude oil to Ghana.The arrested sailors were planning to move stolen crude oil from Nigeria with two foreign vessels. Capt. Adegoke Ebo, executive ... Read More »

Indonesian President, wins 2nd term

New Delhi, May 21 (Udaipur Kiran): Indonesia’s Joko Widodo has been re-elected as president of the world’s third-largest democracy, beating his rival Prabowo Subianto, a retired general. The commission was expected to announce the official results of the April 17 poll on Wednesday in the Southeast Asian nation of 260 ... Read More »

China formally arrests Canadian ex-diplomat, businessman

Beijing  : China has formally arrested two Canadians who have been detained for months on national security grounds in a case that has inflamed tensions between Ottawa and Beijing. A Canadian government source said that neither Michael Kovrig, a former diplomat, nor Michael Spavor, a China-based businessman who organised trips to North ... Read More »

Trump blacklists Chinese Telecos as 5G War Intensifies

Washington : President Donald Trump issued an executive order declaring a national emergency and barring U.S. companies from using telecommunications equipment made by firms posing a national security risk, paving the way for a ban on doing business with China’s Huawei Technologies Co. Huawei’s rotating boss, Liang Hua said ,”We ... Read More »

America: Id exploded near restaurant, awe in people’s mind

Washington  : A 59-year-old man was injured in an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion in Fullerton, the city of Orange County, located 50 kilometers east of Los Angeles. The police said that the victim whose hand and face is injured, is also responsible for the blast, which is surrounded by ... Read More »

Up to 70 migrants drown after boat capsizes off Tunisia

Tunisia : At least 65 migrants drowned on Friday when their boat capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off the Tunisian coast after they had left Libya hoping to reach Europe. A statement has been issued by the UNHCR ( United Nations refugee agency) that 16 people have been rescued so ... Read More »

Pakistani Christian girls targeted by Chinese as brides

Lahore : Poor Pakistani Christian girls are being lured into marriages with Chinese men, whom they are told are Christian and wealthy only to end up trapped in China, married to men who are neither Christian nor well-to-do, and some are unable to return home. This April 14, 2019 , ... Read More »

Strong earthquake hits Papua New Guinea

Port Moresby : A 7.2 -magnitude earthquake struck Papua New Guinea has been felt in Far North Queensland.The large quake shook the country’s east locations on Tuesday around 7.19am local time and had a depth of 146km.  The Bureau of Meterology says the quake was felt in Far North Queensland.The ... Read More »

Pak apprehends 30 Guj fishermen, seizes 6 boats

Ahmedabad : At least 30 Gujarat fishermen were apprehended early Monday by Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) near the international maritime boundary in the Arabian Sea, a Porbandar-based National Fishworkers’ Forum (NFF) official said. NFF secretary Manish Lodhari said the PMSA also seized six fishing boats. “Thirty fishermen on board ... Read More »

Sri Lanka bans drones, unmanned aircraft after bombings

Colombo : Sri Lanka has banned the use of drones and unmanned aircraft following the massive Easter Sunday bombings that killed over 350 people and injured more than 500 in the country’s worst terror attack. The Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said that the ban will be in effect until further ... Read More »

China’s Xi urges closer naval ties amid regional tensions

Chinese President Xi Jinping urged closer ties between the world’s navies on Tuesday, amid tensions over China’s rapid expansion of its naval forces and forceful assertions of territorial claims in the South China Sea. Mr. Xi’s remarks came in an address to foreign naval officers attending a fleet review marking the 70th ... Read More »

USFDA completes inspection of Wockhardt’s Bioequivalence Centre

The United States Food & Drug Administration (USFDA) has carried out inspection of Wockhardt’s Bioequivalence Centre located at R&D Centre, Aurangabad in the state of Maharashtra. During which Bioequivalence studies of Tamsulosin 0.4mg capsules and Metoprolol Tartrate 200mg ER tablets were audited. At the end of inspection, there was nil ... Read More »

TCS launches app for 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon

Mumbai : Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has launched the official app for the 2019 Virgin Money London Marathon, with several key new features. TCS, the Official Technology Partner for the Virgin Money London Marathon, has developed the official mobile app for the fourth year in a row. The most popular ... Read More »