Saturday, 21 May, 2022


G7 countries determined to rein in rising inflation

St Petersburg (Russia), May 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The Group of Seven (G7) countries are determined to rein in the spiraling inflation, German Finance Minister Christian...

Imran Khan’s party admits to not sharing all bank accounts with Pakistan election body

Islamabad , May 20 (ANI): Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's financial expert has accepted before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) that the party had revealed to...

India’s consignment of rice, milk powder other medical supplies to reach Sri Lanka on Sunday

Colombo , May 20 (ANI): As part of humanitarian assistance to Sri Lanka, a consignment carrying rice, milk powder and medicines worth more than...

Chinese hackers attempted stealing Russian defence data: Report

Beijing , May 20 (ANI): Chinese hackers, reportedly sent emails with malware links to scientists and engineers at several of Russia's military research and...

China hopes US President Biden’s visit to Asia not aimed at it

Beijing, May 20 (PTI) A wary China on Friday expressed the hope that US President Joe Biden's visit to Asia and his participation at...

Pakistan brokers deal with TTP backed by Afghan Taliban

Islamabad , May 20 (ANI): Pakistan on Wednesday released 30 of the top leaders of the proscribed terrorist group Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) as part...

Muraleedharan reaffirms India’s strong support to rule-based multilateralism at the UN

United Nations/New York, May 20 (PTI) Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan reaffirmed India’s strong support to rule-based multilateralism during his...

Sri Lanka: Central Bank to impose laws forbidding the possession of foreign currency notes

Colombo , May 20 (ANI/Xinhua): The Central Bank of Sri Lanka on Friday declared that Sri Lanka would soon be implementing laws which would...

New Pak Foreign Minister Bilawal to visit Beijing on May 21; China upbeat on outcome of trip

Islamabad/Beijing, May 20 (PTI) Pakistan's new Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari will visit China on May 21 at the special invitation of his...

France Appoints New Foreign, Defense Ministers – Elysee Palace

Paris , May 20 (ANI/Sputnik): France appointed Catherine Colonna as the new foreign minister and Sebastien Lecornu as the new defense minister, Elysee Palace...

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Representative image of an ethanol-blended fuel station plug | Wikimedia Commons

Ethanol blended fuel to power vehicles. Will it hurt your car’s engine?

India’s reliance on ethanol blended fuel is only set to increase in the wake of rising crude oil prices. But are we going to adapt in time?
A shopkeeper arranges stock at a grocery store in Bengaluru | Representational image | Bloomberg Photo

Inflation raised monthly expenses of 92% Indian families in last 3 months, finds online survey

A LocalCircles poll found that 70% of respondents felt their monthly household budget increased by 10% while 55% expected expenses to go up by another 10% in the next 3 months.


File photo of a defence personnel armed with a SiG 716 rifle near the Line of Control | Photo: Snehesh Alex Philip | ThePrint

India to ink ‘repeat order’ deal for 73,000 SiG 716 rifles from the US

In February 2019, 72,400 SiG 716 rifles of 7.62 x 51mm calibre were contracted from SIG Sauer Inc, USA, under government's 'Buy (Global) category', through fast track procedure.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.