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US Senate passes $1.9tn relief bill

Washington, March 7 (IANS) The evenly split US Senate has narrowly passed a $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief bill after a marathon overnight session, with...

Unruly Indian passenger forces Air France plane to land

Sofia, March 7 (IANS) An Air France plane on route from Paris to New Delhi made a forced landing in Sofia, Bulgaria, on Friday...

CBS paid $7 mn for Meghan-Harry interview: Report

Los Angeles, March 7 (IANS) The widely anticipated 90-minute interview of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry with American talk show host Oprah Winfrey reportedly...

Pak PM wins vote of confidence, opposition leaders manhandled outside Parliament

By Hamza Ameer Islamabad, March 6 (IANS) As Prime Minister Imran Khan successfully attained the vote of confidence from the Parliament, members of the opposition...

Another Pak varsity introduces dress code for girls

By Hamza Ameer Islamabad, March 6 (IANS) The University of Peshawar (UoP) has joined the Hazara University, Abbottabad and Bacha Khan University (BKU), Charsada, in...

NASA’s Perseverance rover performs first drive on Mars

Washington, March 6 (IANS) NASA's Mars 2020 Perseverance rover performed its first drive on Mars on Thursday, covering 6.5 meters across the Martian landscape,...

Nepal PM Oli faces no-confidence motion by his own party

Kathmandu, March 5 (IANS) The rival faction of the ruling Nepal Communist Party led by Pushpa Kamal Dahal aka 'Prachanda' on Friday demanded the...

Biden issues high alert on China; vows to deepen India partnership

By Arul Louis New York, March 4 (IANS) Issuing a high alert about the growing dangers to the international system from China, President Joe Biden...

Pak PM to seek vote of confidence on Saturday

New Delhi, March 4 (IANS) A session of the National Assembly of Pakistan has been called on Saturday when Prime Minister Imran Khan will...

‘One jab of either Pfizer or Oxford-AstraZeneca offers 90% protection’

New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) Just one vaccine shot reduces the risk of being hospitalised by Covid-19 by more than 90 per cent, according...