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Pelosi’s commitment elates Tibetans in exile

BY VISHAL GULATI Dharamsala, Nov 19 (IANS) Hours after US Democratic lawmakers re-nominated House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to lead the party for another two...

Chinese envoy meets Nepal’s top leadership amid political crisis

Kathmandu, Nov 19 (IANS) At a time when the political crisis inside Nepal's ruling Communist Party deepens, Chinese Ambassador to Nepal Hou Yanqi met...

Scientists solve 16-year-old Blue Ring Nebula mystery

Washington, Nov 19 (IANS) After studying the mysterious Blue Ring Nebula with multiple Earth- and space-based telescopes for 16 years, scientists may have finally...

Twitter apologises in writing for showing Ladakh in China

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IANS) Twitter on Wednesday apologised to a parliamentary panel in a letter, stating that it will fix the issue of...

Global Covid-19 cases top 55.5mn: Johns Hopkins

Washington, Nov 18 (IANS) The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped 55.7 million, while the deaths have surged to more than 1.3...

New Zealand Police introduce hijab to uniform

Wellington, Nov 18 (IANS) New Zealand Police have introduced a hijab into their official uniform to encourage more Muslim women to join. New recruit Constable...

Bezos names 16 beneficiaries to his $10B climate fund

San Francisco, Nov 17 (IANS) Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos has revealed the names of 16 environmental organisations that will receive a share of his...

‘Are you a platform or publisher?’ Twitter, Facebook CEOs face angry US lawmakers

BY NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, Nov 17 (IANS) Twitter and Facebook CEOs are making the case to US lawmakers that their warning labels on Donald...

Pakistan briefs P-5 envoys on its dossier against India

BY HAMZA AMEER Islamabad, Nov 17 (IANS) Duplicitous Pakistan true to its strategic imperative is gearing up to submit its dossier, which it claims has...

More than 1 million US children infected, 11.5% of total cases

BY NIKHILA NATARAJAN New York, Nov 17 (IANS) As Americans exhausted by the deadly blow of coronavirus pin their hopes on new vaccines on the...