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Skill development schemes in Kashmir valley empower women

Skill development schemes in Kashmir valley empower women

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) August 10 (ANI): Skill development schemes have gained pace in Jammu & Kashmir since the abrogation...

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, Egypt re-opens crossing with Gaza for 3 days

Amid COVID-19 pandemic, Egypt re-opens crossing with Gaza...

Cairo [Egypt], August 10 (ANI): Egypt has re-opened the Rafah crossing with the Gaza Strip for three days amid the...

Nepal halts visa services after Immigration staffer tests Covid-19 positive

Nepal halts visa services after Immigration staffer tests...

Kathmandu [Nepal], Aug 10 (ANI): Nepal's Department of Immigration on Monday announced a halt in visa and other permit-related services...

Development of Maldives' eco-tourism gets India grant assistance

Development of Maldives' eco-tourism gets India grant assistance

Male [Maldives], August 10 (ANI): High Commissioner of India in the Maldives, Sunjay Sudhir, participated in a contract award ceremony...

Russia's Su-27 scrambled to overtake US stealth planes over Black Sea

Russia's Su-27 scrambled to overtake US stealth planes...

Moscow [Russia], Aug 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Russian fighter jet Su-27 was scrambled again to overtake US stealth planes over the Black...

As Taipei hosts US official, Chinese fighter jets cross midline of Taiwan Strait

As Taipei hosts US official, Chinese fighter jets...

Taipei [Taiwan], Aug 10 (ANI): Even as US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar was in Taiwan on...

Virander Paul appointed next High Commissioner to Kenya, Manish Prabhat is next Ambassador to Uzbekistan

Virander Paul appointed next High Commissioner to Kenya,...

New Delhi [India], Aug 10 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Monday announced new envoys to Kenya, Uzbekistan and...

Hong Kong reports 69 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, 4,148 in total

Hong Kong reports 69 new confirmed COVID-19 cases,...

Hong Kong, August 10 (ANI/Xinhua): Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection (CHP) reported 69 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 on...

WHO sends USD 1.7 million worth protective equipment to Lebanon

WHO sends USD 1.7 million worth protective equipment...

Geneva [Switzerland], August 10 (ANI/Sputnik): The World Health Organisation (WHO) has sent to Lebanon USD 1.7 million worth of protective...

Australian High Commissioner calls on CEC Sunil Arora at Nirvachan Sadan

Australian High Commissioner calls on CEC Sunil Arora...

New Delhi [India], August 10 (ANI): Barry O' Farrell, Australia's High Commissioner to India, called on Chief Election Commissioner Sunil...

Ethos, spirits of Kashmiriyat destroyed due to advent of Islamic terrorism in Valley: EFSAS

Ethos, spirits of Kashmiriyat destroyed due to advent...

Amsterdam [Netherlands], August 10 (ANI): The ethos and spirit of Kashmiriyat were largely destroyed with the beginning of terrorism in...

China slams US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar's Taiwan visit

China slams US Health and Human Services Secretary...

Beijing [China], August 10 (ANI): As the tensions between the two countries intensified over a range of issues, China on...

Indian Diaspora writes to Boris Johnson to not allow Pak-backed protests outside India House on August 15

Indian Diaspora writes to Boris Johnson to not...

London [UK], Aug 10 (ANI): Indian Diaspora UK has written to Prime Minister Boris Johnson to stop any protests by...

Sri Lanka reopens schools after no COVID-19 community transmission detected

Sri Lanka reopens schools after no COVID-19 community...

Colombo [Sri Lanka], August 10 (ANI/Xinhua): All state-owned schools across Sri Lanka reopened on Monday after being shut for over...

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on re-election as Belarusian president

Putin congratulates Lukashenko on re-election as Belarusian president

Moscow (Russia), Aug 10: Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday congratulated Alexander Lukashenko on his re-election as Belarusian president.

Local pro-gov't tribal leader shot dead in S. Afghanistan

Local pro-gov't tribal leader shot dead in S....

Kandahar (Afghanistan), Aug 10: Gunmen killed a pro-government tribal leader in Afghanistan's southern Kandahar province, local police said Monday.

Lukashenko wins Belarusian presidential elections with 80.23 percent of vote

Lukashenko wins Belarusian presidential elections with 80.23 percent...

Minsk (Belarus), Aug 10: Incumbent Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko won his sixth term with 80.23 percent of the vote in...

Russia's COVID-19 cases top 890,000

Russia's COVID-19 cases top 890,000

Moscow (Russia), Aug 10: Russia registered 5,118 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, taking its total to 892,654,...

Israel's PM calls to avoid new elections

Israel's PM calls to avoid new elections

Jerusalem (Israel), Aug 10: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu called Monday to do "every effort" to avoid a new round...

Sri Lanka re-opens schools amid COVID-19 caution

Sri Lanka re-opens schools amid COVID-19 caution

Colombo (Sri Lanka), Aug 10: All state-owned schools across Sri Lanka re-opened on Monday after being shut for over a...

Lebanese justice minister resigns after Beirut's blasts

Lebanese justice minister resigns after Beirut's blasts

Beirut (Lebanon), Aug 10: Lebanese Justice Minister Marie Claude Najm resigned on Monday after Beirut's blasts which rocked Beirut on...

Bangladesh COVID-19 cases reach 260,507, over 150,000 cured so far

Bangladesh COVID-19 cases reach 260,507, over 150,000 cured...

Dhaka (Bangladesh), Aug 10: Bangladesh reported nearly 3,000 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, taking the total to 260,507, with more...

Malaysia reports 11 new COVID-19 cases, total at 9,094

Malaysia reports 11 new COVID-19 cases, total at...

Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Aug 10: Malaysia reported 11 new COVID-19 infections, the Health Ministry said on Monday, bringing the national...

Lebanese Justice Minister resigns

Lebanese Justice Minister resigns

Beirut [Lebanon], August 10 (ANI/Sputnik): Lebanese Justice Minister Marie-Claude Najm has submitted her resignation to Prime Minister Hassan Diab, MTV...

Vietnam reports 9 more diphtheria cases in central province

Vietnam reports 9 more diphtheria cases in central...

Hanoi (Vietnam), Aug 10: Nine more cases of diphtheria infection have been reported in Vietnam's central Quang Tri province, bringing...

Afghanistan reports 56 new COVID-19 cases, tally at 37,162

Afghanistan reports 56 new COVID-19 cases, tally at...

Kabul (Afghanistan), Aug 10: Afghanistan reported 56 new COVID-19 cases on Monday, bringing the total tally to 37,162 cases, the...

COVID-19 cases in Maldives cross 5,000 mark

COVID-19 cases in Maldives cross 5,000 mark

Male (Maldives), Aug 10: The number of COVID-19 cases in Maldives has crossed the 5,000 mark as the government cracks...