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Trump cites India’s TikTok ban to order end to US operations

BY ARUL LOUIS New York, Aug 7 (IANS) Citing India's ban on the Chinese app TikTok, US President Donald Trump has ordered American companies to...

Global COVID-19 cases cross 19mn mark: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has crossed the 19 million mark, while the deaths have increased to over...

US State Department lifts advisory on avoiding int’l travel

Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) The US State Department has lifted the Level 4 travel advisory that had instructed citizens to avoid all international travels...

Quad shaping up as response to China’s aggression

BY AARTI TIKOO SINGH New Delhi/Washington, Aug 7 (IANS) As New Delhi and Beijing have made no headway in the stand-off along the Line of...

PM Oli opens new fronts of Indo-Nepal disputes

BY AARTI TIKOO SINGH New Delhi/Kathmandu, Aug 7 (IANS) Needling India further, the K.P. Oli-led Nepal government has started the construction of a helipad at...

Ayodhya temple foundation celebrated in NY despite ban on video display

BY ARUL LOUIS New York, Aug 6 (IANS) Hindus and their supporters in New York City celebrated the laying of the foundation stone for the...

Satellite images show scale of destruction after Beirut explosions

Beirut, Aug 6 (IANS) New satellite imgages show the aftermath of explosions at a port here that has left at least 135 people dead...

100 killed, nearly 4K injured in Beirut blasts

Beirut, Aug 5 (IANS) As many as 100 people were killed and nearly 4,000 injured in two huge explosions that rocked downtown Beirut, the...

Global COVID-19 cases top 18.5 mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Aug 5 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 18.5 million mark, while the deaths have increased to over 700,000,...

Chinese firm applies for corona vaccine trial in B’desh

Dhaka, Aug 5 (IANS) A Chinese firm Synovac Biotech has applied for the third phase clinical trials of vaccine against COVID-19 in Bangladesh, secretary...