Japan ex-diplomat Kishida to become new PM

Posted on   2:05 pm

Japan’s former Foreign Minister Fumio Kishida won the governing party leadership election on Wednesday and is set to become the next prime minister, facing the imminent task of addressing a pandemic-hit economy and ensuring a strong alliance with Washington to counter growing regional security risks.

Afghans set up govt in exile

Posted on   1:54 pm

A number of former Afghan officials, who fled the country along with President Ashraf Ghani after the Taliban takeover last month, have announced the continuation of the Afghan government in exile.

Putin, Erdogan hold talks on war-torn Syria

Posted on   1:47 pm

Russian President Vladimir Putin hosted his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan for talks Wednesday in the Black Sea resort of Sochi that were expected to focus on war-torn Syria. It was the first in-person meeting for Putin in over two weeks.

Inox ties up with ITC

Posted on   1:32 pm

Inox Leisure Ltd has announced its partnership with ITC Ltd.’s Ready-to-Eat, gourmet brand Kitchens of India to introduce a ‘re-defined’ F&B experience across all multiplexes of Inox located across India.