UN releases USD 25 million for women-led projects fighting gender-based violence

New York [US], November 26 (ANI/Xinhua): The United Nations humanitarian chief has released 25 million US dollars from its emergency fund to support women-led organisations...

One child or teen infected with HIV every 100 seconds last year:...

New York [US], November 26 (ANI/Xinhua): Approximately once every minute and 40 seconds, a child or young person under the age of 20 was infected...

Iran expects to get 41 million doses of Covid-19 vaccine via several...

Tehran [Iran], November 26 (ANI/Sputnik): Iran is planning to get 41 million doses of the vaccine against the coronavirus disease via different channels for about...

France ambassador meets UP CM Yogi Adityanath to discuss bilateral partnerships

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], November 26 (ANI): France Ambassador to India Emmanuel Lenain on Wednesday visited Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath's residence on the...

Argentina observes 3-day mourning for Maradona

Buenos Aires [Argentina], November 26 (ANI): Argentina will observe three-day mourning for legendary footballer Diego Maradona who died of a heart attack on Wednesday, said...

Global COVID-19 caseload tops 60 million

Baltimore (Maryland) [US], November 26 (ANI): The global coronavirus caseload has surpassed the 60 million cases mark, as per the latest update by Johns Hopkins...

Chinese troops struggle to survive extreme cold at Indian border due to...

Taipei [Taiwan], November 26 (ANI): The People's Liberation Army's misadventure in the Eastern Ladakh sector has started to cost it heavily, as inexperienced Chinese soldiers...

Xi Jinping finally greets US President-elect Joe Biden for election victory

Beijing [China], November 25 (ANI): Chinese President Xi Jinping on Wednesday sent a congratulatory message to US President-elect Joe Biden, as tensions between two countries...

Driver crashes into gate outside Angela Merkel's office, detained

Berlin [Germany], November 25 (ANI): A driver in a station wagon with white hand-printed letters crashed into a gate outside German Chancellor Angela Merkel's office...

COVID-19-infected lawyer attends Supreme Court hearing in Pakistan despite rising cases

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 25 (ANI): A lawyer suffering from COVID-19 recently appeared before the Chief Justice of Pakistan Gulzar Ahmed in the courtroom of the...

Cambridge Partnership for Education felicitates Ramesh Pokhriyal for NEP 2020

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): Union Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank was felicitated at an event on Tuesday by Cambridge Partnership for Education, a...

Jaishankar calls on Bahrain's Prime Minister, conveys PM Modi's felicitations on his...

Manama [Bahrain], November 25 (ANI): During his two-day visit to Bahrain, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Dr S Jaishankar on Wednesday conveyed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's...

Jaishankar concludes maiden visit to Bahrain after meeting top leaders

Manama [Bahrain], November 25 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Dr S Jaishankar on Wednesday concluded his maiden two-day visit to Bahrain, where he met with...

Indian-Origin New Zealand MP takes oath in Sanskrit, creates history

Wellington [New Zealand], November 25 (ANI): New Zealand Member of Parliament (MP) Dr Gaurav Sharma on Wednesday created history by becoming the first parliamentarian of...

Former Pak PM Yousaf Gilani holds rally in Multan, son tears up...

Multan [Pakistan], November 25 (ANI): Pakistan Peoples' Party (PPP) leader and former Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani on Wednesday led a rally in Multan ahead...

Scotland becomes first country to provide free menstrual products

Glasgow [Scotland], November 25 (ANI): Scotland became the first country in the world to provide free menstrual products as part of a global movement against...

Bangladesh to get 68 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from Gavi by 2021

Dhaka [Bangladesh], November 25 (ANI): Bangladesh is expected to get 68 million COVID-19 vaccine doses from the Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance, under the global arrangement...

COVID-19 cases rise to 45,490 in Afghanistan

Kabul [Afghanistan], November 25 (ANI/Xinhua): The Afghan Ministry of Public Health on Wednesday reported 212 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, bringing the national tally to 45,490,...

Mobile banners rolled out in Durban, protest against human rights abuses in...

Durban [South Africa], November 25 (ANI): Several mobile banners have been rolled out in Durban, South Africa, protesting against human rights abuses in Pakistan, ahead...

India has key role as net security provider in Indian Ocean region:...

New Delhi [India], November 25 (ANI): Union Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan on Wednesday said India has a key role as a...

Father Christmas will deliver presents this Christmas, Boris Johnson assures children

London [UK], November 25 (ANI): In reply to a letter from an 8-year-old child, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday assured children across the...

Rome urges Iran to show prudence while waiting for new US administration's...

Genoa [Italy], November 25 (ANI/Sputnik): Italy calls on Tehran to act responsibly while waiting for what steps the next US administration will take regarding the...

Jaishankar calls on Bahrain's Deputy Prime Minister, extends condolences on his father's...

Manama [Bahrain], November 25 (ANI): During his two-day visit to Bahrain, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Dr S Jaishankar on Wednesday extended his condolences on the...

Public dealing at Consular Wing of Germany's Indian Embassy suspended amid COVID-19...

Berlin [Germany], November 25 (ANI): In the wake of rising COVID-19 cases and the imposition of COVID-19 related restrictions by the German government, public dealing...

Pakistan records highest single-day spike of 3,009 COVID-19 cases in over 4...

Islamabad [Pakistan], November 25 (ANI): Pakistan on Wednesday recorded the highest single-day spike of 3,009 COVID-19 cases in over four months, bringing the total number...

Restaurants, gyms may open in France from January 20 next year, says...

Italy [France], November 25 (ANI/Sputnik): Restaurants and gyms may open in France on January 20, 2021 if the daily number of cases of the novel...

COVID-19: US donates 15 ventilators to Bhutan

Thimphu [Bhutan], November 25 (ANI): The United States government, through the US Agency for International Development (USAID), is donating 15 ventilators to Bhutan to assist...