Category: International

January 8, 2021
Pakistan sentences Mumbai attacks mastermind Lakhvi to 5 years for terror financing

A Pakistan court on Friday sentenced Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi, a senior official of the militant group Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), to five years in jail for terrorism financing. Lakhvi and the group are accused by India and the United States of being behind the 2008 Mumbai attacks -- though the charges or sentence are not related […]

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January 7, 2021
Rioters destroy media equipment after storming US Capitol

Washington DC mayor extended public emergency to 15 days A mob of Trump supporters swarmed the media close to the US capitol in Washington D.C. A man struck media gear with a flag pole several times, chasing away the journalists in the staging site. The Rioters confronted news crews, some from the Associated Press, outside […]

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January 6, 2021
India will be voice against enemies of humanity like terrorism, says India’s Ambassador to UN

India will be a voice for the developing world and against the common enemies of humanity like terrorism, India’s Ambassador to the UN has said, asserting that the country will use its tenure on the UN Security Council to bring human-centric and inclusive solutions to matters of global peace and security. India’s Permanent Representative to […]

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January 6, 2021
UK Prime Minister cancels planned trip to India amid COVID-19 concerns

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson cancels planned trip to India amid COVID-19 concerns in the UK. The announcement comes a day after the UK prime minister announced a lockdown in England in light of rising COVID-19 cases. Johnson was scheduled to attend India’s Republic Day celebrations on January 26. The UK Prime Minister spoke to […]

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December 31, 2020
Argentina legalizes abortions, smashes age old traditions backed by Church

Argentina implements the law legalizing abortion and hence becomes the first country to do so in Latin America. Argentina’s Senate passed the law early Wednesday after a marathon 12-hour session, a victory for the women’s movement that has been fighting for the right for decades. The measure was passed with 38 votes in favor, 29 […]

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December 30, 2020
Bangladesh sends second group of 1,804 Rohingya to Bhasanchar

Officials in Bangladesh sent a second group of 1,804 Rohingya refugees to an isolated island in the Bay of Bengal on Monday. The six ships carrying them anchored around 1 pm in Bhasan Char on Tuesday. A total of 3,446 Rohingyas were taken to the new camp in two phases, informed Hatia Upazila Executive Officer […]

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December 22, 2020
5 UK Returnees Test Positive for Coronavirus in Delhi

Five persons on a flight that landed in Delhi from the UK capital London tested positive for coronavirus. Meanwhile, airports in India have been put on alert and passengers arriving from Britain on direct or transit flights are being made to undergo RT-PCR COVID-19 tests. The government has already announced a ban on flight arrivals […]

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December 21, 2020
India Suspends Flights to UK Amid Fear of New COVID Strain, Sensex Plunges

Considering the prevailing situation in the UK, the BJP led- Centre has decided that all flights originating from the UK to India shall be temporarily suspended till December 31. Meanwhile owing to this, equity indices fell sharply on Monday with the benchmark BSE sensex crashing over 1,300 points amid concerns over a new Covid-19 strain. […]

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December 18, 2020
Rape Accused Nithyananda Starts Issuing Visas to his 'Hindu Sovereign Nation'- Kailaasa

Swami Nithyananda, a self-styled godman who fled from India following rape charges and announced the creation of his own island nation called Kailaasa, is now apparently giving out 3-day visas to his country. Nithyananda, who is wanted in India for sexual abuse charges, has also issued golden Kailaasa passport and begun operating charter flight services […]

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December 17, 2020
India-Bangladesh Virtual Summit held

India, Bangladesh sign seven agreements Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina held a Summit in a virtual format on Friday. Both sides held comprehensive discussions on all aspects of bilateral relations and exchanged views on regional and international issues. India-Bangladesh partnership Both Prime Ministers expressed satisfaction over the current […]

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