Sunday, October 25, 2020

Trump says 'good progress' being made on deal between Armenia, Azerbaijan

US | October 24, 2020 1:12:23 AM IST
Washington [US], October 24 (ANI/Sputnik): US President Donald Trump said on Friday that progress is being made on reaching an agreement between Armenia and Azerbaijan amid escalating violence in the Nagorno-Karabakh region.... read..

Deployment of peacekeepers to Nagorno-Karabakh being discussed: Armenian Foreign Minister

Asia | October 24, 2020 5:42:26 AM IST
Yerevan [Armenia], October 24 (ANI/Sputnik): Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan said that possible deployment of peacekeepers in Azerbaijan's crisis-torn region of Nagorno-Karabakh was on the agenda of settlements talks.... read..

Armenian, Azerbaijani FMs meet Pompeo in Washington

Washington |Saturday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST
Amid the ongoing military conflict over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, the Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Azerbaijan separately met US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo here, according to the State Department.... read..

Javadekar attacks Congress leaders Sonia Gandhi, Rahul, Priyanka over Hoshiarpur rape and murder incident

New Delhi | October 24, 2020 12:42:25 PM IST
Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar on Saturday made a scathing attack on Congress president Sonia Gandhi, party leaders Rahul Gandhi and Priyanka Gandhi Vadra over the rape and murder of a 6-year-old in Hoshiarpur district of Pu... read..

Bigg Boss 14: Jaan triggers fight between Pavitra Punia and Rahul Vaidya

Mumbai |Saturday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST
Bigg Boss 14 contestants Pavitra Punia and Rahul Vaidya will be seen in a heated fight in the upcoming episode of the reality TV show. Acting as a catalyst to trigger the spat will be Jaan Kumar Sanu.... read..

Joe Biden tests negative for COVID-19 ahead of Pennsylvania visit

Pennsylvania | October 24, 2020 11:42:35 PM IST
Democratic Party Presidential nominee and former US Vice President Joe Biden, ahead of his trip to Pennsylvania on Saturday tested negative for COVID-19.... read..

US imposes sanctions against Iranian Ambassador to Iraq

US | October 23, 2020 6:12:27 AM IST
Washington [US], October 23 (ANI/Sputnik): The United States has imposed sanctions on the Iranian ambassador to Iraq, the Treasury Department said in a statement.... read..

Purnea DM clarifies on Rahul Gandhi 'denial of permission to land' controversy

Purnea (Bihar) | October 23, 2020 10:42:30 AM IST
Purnea District Magistrate has clarified that no permission has been denied to Congress leader Rahul Gandhi's for landing here as it is neither required from administration nor any application was submitted for the same.... read..

US sanctions Iranian entities for attempted poll interference

Washington |Friday, 2020 5:15:06 PM IST
The US has imposed new sanctions on five Iranian entities for "attempting to influence" the November 3 American presidential election.... read..

Will know our level only when we compete, says Bajrang Punia

New Delhi | October 22, 2020 5:42:46 PM IST
Grappler Bajrang Punia has said that the Indian wrestlers will know their level only when they start competing across different competitions.... read..

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge to be re-released across world

New Delhi | October 22, 2020 11:42:26 AM IST
Celebrating 25 years to Bollywood's iconic film 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' (DDLJ), the distributors have decided to re-release the film across the world on Thursday.... read..

Snake-bite cases increase at Osmania hospital following rains in Hyderabad

Hyderabad (Telangana) | October 22, 2020 1:12:27 AM IST
Following the floods in Hyderabad city, cases of snake-bites have increased at Osmania General Hospital.... read..

Bihar: Ratna Sanjay Katiyar appointed IG of Purnia range

Patna (Bihar) | October 22, 2020 11:12:24 PM IST
Ratna Sanjay Katiyar, a 1998 batch Indian Police Service (IPS) officer, was appointed as the new Inspector General of Police (IG) of Purnia range, Bihar on Thursday.... read..

HM commanders channelised drug smuggling money in J&K to support terror activities: NIA

New Delhi |Wednesday, 2020 2:15:06 AM IST
Pakistan-based Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) commanders and their associates smuggled heroin six times through the India-Pakistan border in Attari in the garb of importing rock salt granules from Pakistan and a "substantial amount" was "channelised" to banned te... read..

Armenian, Azerbaijani FMs to meet Pompeo in Washington

Washington |Wednesday, 2020 5:15:06 PM IST
Amid the ongoing military conflict over the disputed Nagorno-Karabakh region, the Foreign Ministers of the warring countries of Armenia and Azerbaijan will separately meet US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo here on Friday, according to media reports.... read..

Your guide to indulging without overindulging this festive season with California Walnuts

| October 21, 2020 11:12:26 AM IST
New Delhi [India] October 21(ANI/NewsVoir): In India, the month October often heralds the arrival of a number of festivals. The country truly comes to life during this period, with people dressing up in their finest, cleaning and decorating their homes, a... read..

DDLJ turns 25: Designer Anaita Shroff Adajania recalls acting in the film

Mumbai |Wednesday, 2020 1:15:06 AM IST
Fashion designer Anaita Shroff Adajania on Tuesday recalled acting in the Shah Rukh Khan-Kajol blockbuster, Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, which released 25 years ago on this day.... read..

US First Lady Melania Trump to join President at his Pennsylvania rally today

Washington | October 20, 2020 4:42:26 AM IST
With the US Presidential election just 15 days away, First Lady Melania Trump will be joining President Donald Trump at his Erie, Pennsylvania, rally on Tuesday evening, CNN reported.... read..

Akali Dal protest denial of access to proposed Bill

Chandigarh |Tuesday, 2020 3:45:06 AM IST
The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) on Monday evening registered a formal protest for non-supply of a proposed legislation set to be introduced in the Vidhan Sabha on Tuesday to members with Speaker Rana K.P. Singh, besides asking him to take action against tho... read..

Narco terror: NIA to file charge sheet against 10

New Delhi |Tuesday, 2020 6:45:06 PM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) is all set to file a charge sheet against 10 accused in connection with its probe into the Hizabul Mujahideen (HM) narco terror case, alleging that the Pakistan-based commanders of the terror organisation conspired ... read..

Iran, Ukraine begin new round of talks over Ukrainian plane crash

Tehran |Tuesday, 2020 9:15:06 AM IST
Iran and Ukraine began a new round of talks over the issues of the Ukrainian passenger plane that crashed over the Iranian space earlier this year, official IRNA news agency reported.... read..

Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire fails again, thanks to Pakistan, Turkey

New Delhi/Yerevan |Tuesday, 2020 2:15:05 AM IST
With Pakistan and Turkey's meddling in the disputed region of Nagorno-Karabakh, the second ceasefire between Azerbaijan and Armenia also collapsed within hours after coming into effect on Sunday.... read..

Former NIA IG SK Singh was a tall leader in every sense of the word, says NIA spokesperson

New Delhi | October 20, 2020 2:12:33 PM IST
Former NIA Inspector General (IG) Sanjeev Kumar Singh was a tall leader in every sense of the word and made a significant contribution towards the agency in its formative years, said Sonia Narang, deputy inspector-general (DIG) and NIA spokesperson on Tue... read..

Trump closes in on Biden's lead in Pennsylvania: Poll

Washington |Tuesday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
US President Donald Trump was closing in on his Democratic rival Joe Biden's lead in Pennsylvania, a key battleground state that could alter the results of a presidential election, a new poll has revealed.... read..

Millennials all over the world have lost faith in democracy: Study

London |Tuesday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
Millennials in democracies across the world are more disillusioned with their system of government than any young generation in living memory, say researchers.... read..

Dr L Subramaniam, Kavita Krishnamurti talk about their passion in event by Indian embassy in Madagascar

Antananarivo | October 20, 2020 10:42:24 PM IST
Dr L Subramaniam and Kavita Krishnamurti discussed their passion for music in an online conversation organised by the Embassy of India and hosted by Abhay Kumar, Ambassador of India to Madagascar and Comoros.... read..

NIA files chargesheet in Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) Narco-terror case

Mohali (Punjab) | October 20, 2020 11:12:24 PM IST
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Tuesday filed a 14,000 page charge sheet against ten accused persons in Hizb-ul-Mujahideen (HM) Narco-Terror case in NIA Special Court here.... read..

Kajol finds Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge 'timeless', Simran 'relatable'

Mumbai (Maharashtra) | October 20, 2020 8:42:22 AM IST
As the iconic film 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' completed 25 years, actor Kajol said DDLJ is 'timeless' and her character Simran was 'relatable' to people.... read..

France, Armenia discuss Nagorno-Karabakh situation

Asia | October 19, 2020 6:42:19 AM IST
Yerevan [Armenia], October 19 (ANI/Sputnik): Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian have held phone talks discussing the situation in Nagorno-Karabakh, where a new humanitarian ceasefire has taken effec... read..

2 killed, 3 injured in California city shootings

San Francisco |Monday, 2020 4:45:06 PM IST
At least two people were killed and three others, including a 13-year-old boy, injured in separate shootings in California's Oakland city, authorities said, adding the incidents were not related.... read..

EU welcomes new Armenia-Azerbaijan ceasefire, deplores violence

Brussels |Monday, 2020 4:15:06 PM IST
The European Union (EU) welcomed the new ceasefire reached between Armenia and Azerbaijan in the conflict-ridden Nagorno-Karabakh region, but denounced any violation of the latest humanitarian truce.... read..

NIA files chargesheet against 12 accused, including 9 Bangladeshis, in international human trafficking case

Hyderabad (Telangana) | October 19, 2020 2:42:25 AM IST
The National Investigation Agency filed chargesheet against 12 accused, including nine Bangladeshi nationals, in connection with a human trafficking case at the NIA Special Court at Hyderabad on October 17.... read..

UN Chief regrets Armenia, Azerbaijan regularly ignoring international community's calls for ceasefire

US | October 19, 2020 4:12:23 AM IST
New York [US], October 19 (ANI/Sputnik): UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has expressed his regrets over the fact that Armenia and Azerbaijan have repeatedly ignored the international community's calls for ceasing hostilities in Nagorno-Karabakh, spo... read..

Wildfires burn over 4.1 mln acres in California

San Francisco |Monday, 2020 1:45:05 PM IST
There have been over 8,600 wildfires that have burned more than 4.1 million acres (16,592 square km) in the US state of California since the beginning of this year, according to the fire summary released by the California Department of Forestry and Fire P... read..

Sonia Gandhi condoles demise of Dr Joseph Mar Thoma

New Delhi | October 19, 2020 11:42:30 PM IST
Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi condoled the demise of Dr Joseph Mar Thoma Metropolitan, head of the Mar Thoma Church, who passed away in Thiruvalla on Sunday.... read..

Fight for people's issues and to ease their suffering: Sonia

New Delhi |Monday, 2020 3:15:06 AM IST
Congress' interim President Sonia Gandhi on Sunday asked the party's new state in-charges and General Secretaries to fight for the people's cause as the country's democracy is in "difficult times".... read..

NIA chargesheets 12 in Bangladeshi human trafficking case

Hyderabad |Sunday, 2020 8:45:06 PM IST
A year after busting an international Bangladeshi human trafficking gang, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed its first charge sheet in the case and named 12 persons, including nine Bangladesh nationals.... read..

Scoring 4 goals against Arminia says 'a lot about our attack': Neuer

Bielefeld | October 18, 2020 9:12:19 PM IST
Bayern Munich's Manuel Neuer is satisfied with his side's performance against Arminia and said being able to score four goals against the opposition says "a lot about our attack".... read..

BJP attacked the foundation of agrarian economy through three 'black laws': Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi | October 18, 2020 9:12:20 PM IST
Congress interim president Sonia Gandhi on Sunday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government attacked the foundation of the country's agrarian economy by bringing in three anti-agriculture "black laws".... read..

Armenia, Azerbaijan accused of violating new ceasefire (Ld)

Yerevan/Baku |Sunday, 2020 9:45:06 PM IST
Armenia and Azerbaijan on Sunday accused each other of violating a new ceasefire that came into force in the conflict-ridden Nagorno-Karabakh region just hours earlier.... read..

Armenia, Azerbaijan agree on new 'humanitarian ceasefire'

Others | October 18, 2020 9:12:34 AM IST
Yerevan [Armenia], October 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Armenia and Azerbaijan have agreed on a new "humanitarian ceasefire" in the Nagorno-Karabakh region starting midnight (2000 GMT) Saturday, the two countries' foreign ministries announced on Saturday evening via ... read..

Iranian UN mission announces termination of travel, arm restrictions

Asia | October 18, 2020 11:42:26 AM IST
New York [USA], October 18 (ANI/Xinhua): The Iranian mission to the United Nations announced on Saturday the termination of travel and arms restrictions imposed upon the country as contained in Security Council Resolution 2231 starting Sunday.... read..

Record number of sharks located in Southern California coast

San Francisco |Sunday, 2020 5:15:06 PM IST
A marine animals research group has said that they located a record number of sharks in the waters off the Southern California coast this year.... read..

Congress to protest against Hathras incident on Oct 26 and farm laws on Oct 31: Sonia Gandhi

New Delhi | October 18, 2020 8:12:22 PM IST
The Congress will hold a nationwide protest against the Hathras incident on October 26. The party will also protest against the farm laws at all party district headquarters on October 31, said Congress sources.... read..

After months of denial, govt finally admits community transmission

New Delhi |Sunday, 2020 7:45:05 PM IST
Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan on Sunday admitted that India is in the community transmission stage.... read..
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