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Raging malaria: Flood-ridden Pakistan mulls importing mosquito nets from India

23 Sep 2022

Pakistan
Raging malaria: Flood-ridden Pakistan mulls importing mosquito nets from India

While Pakistan stands inundated due to severe floods, stagnant water has caused a malaria breakout as authorities are battling a lack of infrastructure.

Mahsa Amini death: Iran restricts internet as anti-hijab protests spread

22 Sep 2022

Iran
Mahsa Amini death: Iran restricts internet as anti-hijab protests spread

Iranian authorities restricted internet access on Wednesday as mass protests against the government are growing following the death of Mahsa Amini, who was detained last week for allegedly wearing the hijab loosely.

Suitcases full of body parts found inside New York apartment

22 Sep 2022

New York City
Suitcases full of body parts found inside New York apartment

In a gruesome development, the New York Police found suitcases filled with human body parts and blood at a Brooklyn apartment this week.

England: Mob gathers outside Hindu temple, communal tensions rise

21 Sep 2022

Leicester
England: Mob gathers outside Hindu temple, communal tensions rise

A mob of 200 people, purportedly belonging to the Muslim community, assembled outside a Hindu temple in Smethwick, England on Tuesday, reports said.

Russia-Ukraine crisis: Putin announces partial military mobilization

21 Sep 2022

Russia
Russia-Ukraine crisis: Putin announces partial military mobilization

Days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi told Vladimir Putin that this is not the time for war, the Russian President announced that his military will commence partial mobilization from Wednesday.

This US city will give Rs. 9.5L to homeless citizens
This US city will give Rs. 9.5L to homeless citizens

In a unique solution to solve its rising homelessness problem, the city of Denver in the United States of America will be providing the destitute with $12,000 (roughly Rs. 9.5 lakh) per year.

The historic Trans Bhutan Trail reopens after 60 years

20 Sep 2022

Bhutan
The historic Trans Bhutan Trail reopens after 60 years

The iconic Trans Bhutan Trail that dates back to the 16th century is reopening after 60 years and is all set to welcome travelers from September 28, 2022.

Earth experienced 6th warmest July and August in 143 years

20 Sep 2022

Summer season
Earth experienced 6th warmest July and August in 143 years

If you felt the mercury levels this year were just too high, fret not, you weren't alone.

Iran: Protests after woman 'arrested' over 'improper hijab' dies

19 Sep 2022

Iran
Iran: Protests after woman 'arrested' over 'improper hijab' dies

Widespread protests were held in Iran after the death of 22-year-old Mahsa Amini following her arrest by the country's "Morality Police" for "improperly" wearing the hijab.

UK: Communal tensions rise in Leicester days after India-Pakistan match

19 Sep 2022

Leicester
UK: Communal tensions rise in Leicester days after India-Pakistan match

The United Kingdom reportedly witnessed a "large scale" and "serious" disorder in Leicester between the Hindu and Muslim communities over the weekend.

Chinese health official's 'discriminatory' warning over monkeypox sparks outrage

19 Sep 2022

Monkeypox
Chinese health official's 'discriminatory' warning over monkeypox sparks outrage

A top Chinese health official sparked controversy by issuing a bizarre warning following the detection of the first monkeypox case in mainland China on Saturday.

Queen Elizabeth II's funeral today at Westminster Abbey in London

19 Sep 2022

Queen Elizabeth II
Queen Elizabeth II's funeral today at Westminster Abbey in London

The state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II will be held at Westminster Abbey in London on Monday, bringing 11 days of national mourning across the United Kingdom to an end.

PFI terror case: NIA raids 40 locations in Telangana, AP
PFI terror case: NIA raids 40 locations in Telangana, AP

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) raided 38 locations in Telangana and two in Andhra Pradesh on Sunday in a case related to the Popular Front of India (PFI), accused of promoting terrorist activities.

President Murmu reaches London, will attend Queen's funeral on Monday

18 Sep 2022

Draupadi Murmu
President Murmu reaches London, will attend Queen's funeral on Monday

President Droupadi Murmu arrived in London on Sunday to attend the State Funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.

Super typhoon 'Nanmadol' approaches southwest Japan, millions told to evacuate

18 Sep 2022

Japan
Super typhoon 'Nanmadol' approaches southwest Japan, millions told to evacuate

Over four million people have been ordered to evacuate in the Kyushu region as a super typhoon, named Nanmadol, is set to hit southwest Japan on Sunday, reported national broadcaster NHK.

UN: China blocks US-India proposal to blacklist Pak-based 26/11 plotter

18 Sep 2022

FATF
UN: China blocks US-India proposal to blacklist Pak-based 26/11 plotter

China on Thursday blocked a proposal moved by the United States (US) and backed by India at the United Nations (UN) to designate Pakistan-based Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Sajid Mir as a global terrorist.

Chinese delegation banned from seeing Queen Elizabeth's coffin in parliament

16 Sep 2022

London
Chinese delegation banned from seeing Queen Elizabeth's coffin in parliament

The United Kingdom has refused permission for a Chinese government delegation to attend Queen Elizabeth's lying-in-state, causing a new diplomatic rift with Beijing.

SCO begins today: Modi to meet Putin, uncertainty regarding China
SCO begins today: Modi to meet Putin, uncertainty regarding China

The 22nd Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit is set to commence on Friday in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

COVID-19 end 'in sight', deaths lowest since March 2020: WHO
COVID-19 end 'in sight', deaths lowest since March 2020: WHO

In a significant development, the World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus on Wednesday announced that the number of coronavirus fatalities globally last week was the lowest documented in the pandemic since March 2020.

London: Royal guard faints near coffin during Queen Elizabeth's lying-in-state

15 Sep 2022

Queen Elizabeth II
London: Royal guard faints near coffin during Queen Elizabeth's lying-in-state

A royal guard reportedly collapsed during the late Queen's lying-in-state in Westminster Hall in London, United Kingdom.

Kenya: Elephants, stuck in mud for 2 days, finally rescued

15 Sep 2022

Kenya
Kenya: Elephants, stuck in mud for 2 days, finally rescued

For two elephants in Kenya, a mere water drinking trip turned into a near-death experience as they got stuck in a pool of mud.

SCO Summit: Modi to meet Putin; talks with China unclear

15 Sep 2022

Uzbekistan
SCO Summit: Modi to meet Putin; talks with China unclear

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to arrive at Samarkand, Uzbekistan on Thursday evening for the 22nd Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit, which is the first in-person summit since the pandemic.

Ukraine: President Zelenskyy meets with car accident, addresses nation later

15 Sep 2022

Volodymyr Zelenskyy
Ukraine: President Zelenskyy meets with car accident, addresses nation later

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelenskyy on Thursday met with an accident when his car collided with another vehicle in the capital city of Kyiv.

President Droupadi Murmu to visit UK for Queen Elizabeth's funeral

14 Sep 2022

London
President Droupadi Murmu to visit UK for Queen Elizabeth's funeral

President Droupadi Murmu will be visiting the United Kingdom to attend the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II from September 17-19.

Can't bear this bloody thing: Leaky pen frustrates King Charles

14 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Can't bear this bloody thing: Leaky pen frustrates King Charles

King Charles III, the newly declared ruler of the United Kingdom, erupted in rage after a pen spilled during a signing ceremony.

Australia: Kangaroo kills 77-year-old man who had it as pet

13 Sep 2022

Australia
Australia: Kangaroo kills 77-year-old man who had it as pet

In a shocking incident, a 77-year-old man was reportedly killed by his pet kangaroo in Australia earlier this week, the local police said on Tuesday.

India raises issue of Sri Lankan Tamils at UNHRC

13 Sep 2022

India
India raises issue of Sri Lankan Tamils at UNHRC

India raised concerns regarding the ethnic issue of Tamils in Sri Lanka in its statement at the 51st session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in Geneva on Monday.

7.6 magnitude earthquake rocks eastern Papua New Guinea

11 Sep 2022

Tsunami
7.6 magnitude earthquake rocks eastern Papua New Guinea

An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 hit eastern Papua New Guinea on Sunday morning which caused landslides, cracked up roads, and damaged buildings in the coastal town of Madang.

How Queen Elizabeth's family rush to side of ailing monarch

10 Sep 2022

England
How Queen Elizabeth's family rush to side of ailing monarch

The Buckingham Palace on Thursday issued an unprecedented medical bulletin saying Queen Elizabeth II was under medical supervision but "remained comfortable" at her Scottish retreat hours before her demise.

Charles III formally proclaimed King of United Kingdom

10 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Charles III formally proclaimed King of United Kingdom

Charles III was officially declared King of the United Kingdom (UK) on Saturday in a ceremony at St. James's Palace in London.

King Charles III vows lifelong service, pays tribute to mother

10 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
King Charles III vows lifelong service, pays tribute to mother

King Charles III on Friday paid a heartfelt homage to his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, and promised to serve people for the rest of his life.

India, China to finish disengagement in Ladakh by Monday: MEA

09 Sep 2022

India
India, China to finish disengagement in Ladakh by Monday: MEA

India and China will finish the disengagement process in the Gogra-Hotsprings in eastern Ladakh by Monday, according to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).

Kohinoor crown may go to Camilla after Queen Elizabeth's death

09 Sep 2022

Lahore
Kohinoor crown may go to Camilla after Queen Elizabeth's death

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain's longest-reigning queen, died on Thursday at the age of 96.

How 'Queen Consort' Camilla emerged from Princess Diana's shadow

09 Sep 2022

Queen Elizabeth II
How 'Queen Consort' Camilla emerged from Princess Diana's shadow

The second wife of King Charles III was once called a "Rottweiler" by Princess Diana, but is now the Queen Consort of the United Kingdom.

Passport, anthem, coins to change as King Charles takes over

09 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Passport, anthem, coins to change as King Charles takes over

The United Kingdom is all set to see big changes as King Charles III takes over the reins after the death of his mother and Britain's longest-serving monarch Queen Elizabeth II.

King Charles to address UK as nation mourns Queen's death

09 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
King Charles to address UK as nation mourns Queen's death

The new monarch of the United Kingdom, King Charles III, is all set to address the nation mourning the loss of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II.

#NewsBytesExplainer: What is Operation Unicorn, Queen Elizabeth's funeral plan

09 Sep 2022

London
#NewsBytesExplainer: What is Operation Unicorn, Queen Elizabeth's funeral plan

With Queen Elizabeth II (96) passing away at her Highlands residence, Balmoral Castle in Scotland on Thursday evening, instead of London, her funeral plans will begin with Operation Unicorn and eventually follow Operation London Bridge.

UK: Queen Elizabeth II dies at 96

08 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
UK: Queen Elizabeth II dies at 96

Queen Elizabeth II, the oldest and longest-serving monarch of the United Kingdom, passed away at her Scotland home on Thursday evening.

UK: Queen Elizabeth under medical supervision, doctors 'concerned' about health

08 Sep 2022

Prince William
UK: Queen Elizabeth under medical supervision, doctors 'concerned' about health

Fears grew in Britain on Thursday after Buckingham Palace informed that Queen Elizabeth II is under medical supervision, and her doctors are reportedly "concerned" about her health.

US: 2 dead in Memphis shooting, suspect arrested

08 Sep 2022

Joe Biden
US: 2 dead in Memphis shooting, suspect arrested

Two people were killed in Memphis city of United States on Wednesday when a 19-year-old gunman opened fire on a gathering, according to police.

Liz Truss's cabinet first without white man in top jobs

07 Sep 2022

Brexit
Liz Truss's cabinet first without white man in top jobs

The new Prime Minister of the United Kingdom (UK) Liz Truss has chosen a unique Cabinet for the first time in the country's history.

Liz Truss defeats Rishi Sunak to win UK PM race

05 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
Liz Truss defeats Rishi Sunak to win UK PM race

After a neck-to-neck political battle with former Chancellor Rishi Sunak, Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has won the race to become the next prime minister of the United Kingdom.

Canada stabbing spree: 10 dead, 15 injured; suspects at large

05 Sep 2022

Canada
Canada stabbing spree: 10 dead, 15 injured; suspects at large

A stabbing rampage in an indigenous community of Canada's Saskatchewan province left at least 10 dead and 15 grievously injured early on Sunday.

Luxury Bentley stolen from London weeks ago found in Karachi

04 Sep 2022

London
Luxury Bentley stolen from London weeks ago found in Karachi

A luxury Bentley sedan reportedly worth $300,000 which was allegedly stolen a few weeks back from west London in UK was found parked in a bungalow in DHA, a posh residential locality in Karachi, Pakistan on Friday.

Bangladesh PM Hasina optimistic of averting Sri Lanka-type economic catastrophe

04 Sep 2022

Narendra Modi
Bangladesh PM Hasina optimistic of averting Sri Lanka-type economic catastrophe

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that her country's economy remained strong despite the COVID-19 pandemic and the situation in Ukraine.

Hilarious! UK couple names their baby 'Pakora'; internet in splits

04 Sep 2022

Twitter
Hilarious! UK couple names their baby 'Pakora'; internet in splits

A baby's arrival is one of the brightest days of the parents' lives, and there are numerous ways to commemorate it.

Pakistan floods: 1,300 casualties so far with over 5L displaced

04 Sep 2022

Pakistan News
Pakistan floods: 1,300 casualties so far with over 5L displaced

Pakistan is dealing with catastrophic floods as one-third of the country is currently submerged.

Sri Lanka crisis: Gotabaya Rajapaksa returns; apprehension of protest grows

03 Sep 2022

Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka crisis: Gotabaya Rajapaksa returns; apprehension of protest grows

Former Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa returned to the country on Friday nearly two months after fleeing the island country amid the worst-ever economic downturn, according to AFP.

UK PM: Liz Truss enjoys overwhelming support over Rishi Sunak

02 Sep 2022

United Kingdom
UK PM: Liz Truss enjoys overwhelming support over Rishi Sunak

After three televised debates, a dozen hustings, and a fiery nationwide tour, the United Kingdom (UK) is all set to get its next prime minister on Monday.

Gun jams as man tries to assassinate Argentina's vice president

02 Sep 2022

Brazil
Gun jams as man tries to assassinate Argentina's vice president

Argentina's Vice President Cristina Fernandez de Kirchner had a close shave with death when a man standing among her supporters outside her home tried to shoot her at point-blank range as she approached to greet them on Thursday evening.

Monkeypox: 31 children test positive in US, Texas worst hit
Monkeypox: 31 children test positive in US, Texas worst hit

Monkeypox has reached an alarming level in the United States with at least 31 children testing positive for the infection monkeypox in the country, as per ABC News.

In a first, Taiwan shoots down Chinese drone: Report

01 Sep 2022

Taiwan
In a first, Taiwan shoots down Chinese drone: Report

In a first such incident, the military forces of Taiwan shot down an unidentified drone that had entered its airspace near the Chinese coast on Thursday.

Portugal: Pregnant Indian tourist dies; health minister, facing criticism, resigns

01 Sep 2022

Portugal
Portugal: Pregnant Indian tourist dies; health minister, facing criticism, resigns

Portugal's Health Minister Marta Temido resigned on Tuesday in the wake of intense backlash over the death of an Indian pregnant woman.

Potential 'crimes against humanity' on Uyghur Muslims in China: UN

01 Sep 2022

Beijing
Potential 'crimes against humanity' on Uyghur Muslims in China: UN

In a revelatory report released on Wednesday, the United Nations (UN) has accused China of severe human rights violations in Xinjiang province.

Super typhoon Hinnamnor, this year's strongest, threatens east China, Japan

31 Aug 2022

Japan
Super typhoon Hinnamnor, this year's strongest, threatens east China, Japan

Super typhoon Hinnamnor, termed as the strongest global storm of 2022, is gaining strength and heading towards the East China Sea, threatening Japan's southern islands.

Ex-Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, who ended cold war, no more

31 Aug 2022

USSR
Ex-Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, who ended cold war, no more

Mikhail Gorbachev, the Soviet Union's last premier, died on Tuesday aged 91 after a long and serious illness, said the Central Clinical Hospital in Moscow.

Gun violence rocks US: 6 shot dead in separate incidents

29 Aug 2022

Detroit
Gun violence rocks US: 6 shot dead in separate incidents

Gun violence rocked the US on Sunday as six people were shot dead and three injured in separate incidents in Detroit and Houston.

Pakistan: 119 killed in 24 hours as floods inundate country

28 Aug 2022

Monsoon
Pakistan: 119 killed in 24 hours as floods inundate country

The devastating floods in Pakistan have led to 119 deaths within the last 24 hours, BBC reported.

US: Woman arrested for hurling racial slurs, assaulting Indian women

26 Aug 2022

Texas
US: Woman arrested for hurling racial slurs, assaulting Indian women

A woman was arrested for assaulting and racially abusing four Indian women in Dallas, Texas in the United States (US) on Wednesday.

Breaking abstinence, India votes against Russia in UNSC procedural matter

25 Aug 2022

India
Breaking abstinence, India votes against Russia in UNSC procedural matter

In a first since the beginning of the Russia-Ukraine crisis, India went against Russia in a procedural matter to vote for allowing Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky to address the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) via a video conference.

Mexico: 3-year-old girl wakes up during funeral, dies hours later

25 Aug 2022

Mexico
Mexico: 3-year-old girl wakes up during funeral, dies hours later

In a shocking turn of events, a family in Mexico found too late that their three-year-old daughter was alive during her funeral, EI Universal reported.

ISIS bomber, planning attacks on Indian leader, detained in Russia

22 Aug 2022

ISIS
ISIS bomber, planning attacks on Indian leader, detained in Russia

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) on Monday said that its officers had detained a suicide bomber, a member of the ISIS terrorist group, who was plotting a terrorist attack against one of India's leadership elite, Russian news agency Sputnik reported.

UK: All is not well between royal brothers William, Harry

22 Aug 2022

Prince William
UK: All is not well between royal brothers William, Harry

Princes William and Harry are reportedly struggling to retain their once-close bond nearly a quarter century after the passing of their mother, Princess Diana.

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