Protest in Israel over handling of economy

Thousands of Israelis have staged a demonstration in Tel Aviv to  protest against what they say is economic hardship caused by the government’s  mishandling of the coronavirus crisis. Continue Reading

Pakistan restores bank accounts of Hafiz Saeed

Pakistan has restored the bank accounts of the outlawed Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief and the 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed and his four top aides, a media report said on Sunday. Continue Reading

Global Covid-19 cases near 12.9 million

The overall number of global COVID-19 cases was nearing 12.9 million, while the deaths have increased to more than 568,000, according to the Johns Hopkins University. Continue Reading

Musk hints at Tesla Model 3 arrival in India

After several attempts in the past to launch Tesla cars for the Indian roads, Elon Musk is yet to inaugurate a Tesla showroom in India. However, he has once again hinted to let his Indian fans drive an electric Model 3 hopefully soon. Continue Reading

‘Extend & expand debt freeze for poorer countries’

The International Chamber of Commerce, a global trade union and civil society groups urged the Group of 20 major economies to extend and expand a freeze in debt service payments to help not just the poorest, but also middle-income countries, weather the coronavirus pandemic and its economic fallout. Continue Reading

US sets record for new coronavirus cases

New cases of COVID-19 rose by 68,000 across the United States on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, setting a record for the third consecutive day as Walt Disney Co. stuck to its plans to reopen its flagship theme park in hard-hit Florida. Continue Reading

France urges Israel to drop West Bank annexation plan

French President Emmanuel Macron has asked Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to drop any plan to annex parts of the West Bank and elsewhere, the French presidency said in a statement. Continue Reading