B R Shetty-led BRS Ventures enters Afghanistan

Wednesday, 01 August 2018 00:00

Ministry of Public Health, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and BRS Ventures, UAE today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to take over two hospitals and establish a pharmaceutical manufacturing unit in Kabul, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan.

New Delhi: United States has withdrawn from the United Nations Human Rights Council and condemned alleged hypocrisy of its members and bias against Israel. US ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki Haley, announced the decision in Washington alongside President Donald Trump's top diplomat, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. 

Maldives: state of emergency to end on March 22

Wednesday, 21 February 2018 00:00

Maldives government has extended emergency in the country by a month, after parliament approved President Abdulla Yameen’s request. The state of emergency will end on March 22. 

In the Maldives, the Supreme Court has put a stay on its earlier ruling of 1st February to reinstate 12 Parliamentarians who have lost their seats.

Being threatened to be ejected from office via a parliamentary vote of no confidence by the ruling African National Congress (ANC) party, South Africa's embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned.

The ensuing political situation in Maldives has evidently given a horrific time to both the Indian premier Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump.

North Korea will send a delegation to the Winter Olympics to be held in South Korea this month. The announcement came as the two Koreas met for their first high-level talks in more than two years at Panmunjom peace village in the demilitarized zone at the border on January 10.

A top American diplomat on Tuesday visited Kabul to reaffirm the Trump administration's strong support to Afghanistan after a series of horrific terrorist attacks in the war-torn country.