A total of 63 militants affiliated with the Islamic State (IS) outfit have laid down arms and surrendered to security authorities in eastern Afghanistan, said an official statement released Tuesday.
Russia’s action in Ukraine a ‘timely response’ to West: Putin
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday said that Moscow’s military action in Ukraine is a timely and necessary response to the Western policies.
Pakistan PM warns Imran of legal action
Islamabad : Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif has warned former prime minister Imran Khan of legal action for attempting to instigate a civil war in the country.
173 more evacuated from Mariupol steel plant
Mariupol : An additional 173 Ukrainian civilians were evacuated from the Azovstal steel plant in the besieged city of Mariupol, and have arrived in the southern city of Zaporizhzhya. In a social media post on Sunday, the Mariupol City Council said the civilians arrived in Zaporizhzhya on board 10 buses, reports Ukrayinska Pravda.
Death toll from hotel explosion in Havana rises to 30
The death toll from Friday’s explosion at Hotel Saratoga in Havana rose to 30 on Sunday, as search and rescue efforts continue.
Lankan crisis: Ruling party MP dies in clash
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa resigned Monday after dozens of people were hospitalised when his supporters armed with sticks and clubs attacked protestors.
Demands of TN fishermen will be fulfilled: MoS Murugan
Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting, Fisheries, Dairying and Animal Husbandry L Murugan Monday visited the project site of fishing harbours that are being built in the backwaters in Azhagankuppam in Villupuram district and Alamparaikuppam in Chengalpet district of Tamilnadu, as part of Fisheries and Aquaculture Infrastructure Development Fund (FIDF).
Postpone PG NEET exams: DMK to Centre
DMK Rajya Sabha MP P Wilson has written to Union Health Miniseter Mansukh Mandavya urging him to postpone the NEET PG exam scheduled for 21 May.
IIT Madras gets new research centre for wastewater analysis
The Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IIT-M) is establishing a new research centre that will test wastewater in a city for indicator organisms and chemicals and make the data available to the public.
Govt committed to ensure police serve people with human touch: CM
Lauding the Tamilnadu Police force for giving their best and safe guarding the public as one of the frontline warriors during the Covid pandemic, Chief Minister M K Stalin has said his government will provide a conducive environment for the police force to serve the public with a human touch. Moving the demand for grants for Police and Fire Services department in the State Assembly, he said the goverment will also ensure that a human touch is given to the police force in their service delivery system.