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Israeli warplanes strike Hamas military posts in Gaza

Gaza, June 18 | Israeli warplanes struck military posts of the al-Qassam Brigades, the armed wing of Islamic Hamas movement, in the Gaza Strip,...

Italy launches ‘green pass’

Rome, June 18 | Italian Prime Minister Mario Draghi has signed a decree to create a "green pass", a digital proof that the holder...

Swedish govt to face no-confidence vote

Stockholm, June 18 | Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven will face a no-confidence vote on June 21, opposition parties announced.The vote, should it go...

Guterres calls for debt relief extension for middle-income nations

United Nations, June 18 | UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for debt relief extension for middle-income countries, which account for more than half...

Landmark San Francisco tower reopens to tourists

San Francisco, June 18 | Coit Tower, the iconic white concrete column defining the San Francisco skyline since 1933, has reopened to tourists for...

WB Guv meets Adhir, keeps everyone guessing in Cong

New Delhi, June 18 | West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who is on a visit to the national capital, has created a buzz in...

Former TDP MLA Philip C. Tocher joins YSRCP

Amaravati, June 18 | Former Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Christian minority leader Philip C. Tocher has joined Andhra Pradesh's ruling Yuvajana Sramika Rythu Congress...

Israel’s Elbit announces defence deals with US, Sweden

Tel Aviv, June 18 | Israeli defence electronics company Elbit Systems has announced two deals with the Swedish and US armies, totaling $52 million.The...

US SC dismisses lawsuit by Republican-led states, upholds Obamacare

Washington, June 18 | The US Supreme Court has dismissed a lawsuit filed by Republican-led states seeking to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA),...

Lebanon’s labour union holds strike against worsening conditions

Beirut, June 18 | Lebanon's General Labour Union held a general strike in protest against the country's deteriorating political, living and economic conditions and...

Rahul takes a dig at Modi govt over fuel prices

New Delhi, June 18 | Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday took a swipe at the Narendra Modi government over the increase in...

Kuwait to lift entry ban for vaccinated non-citizens from Aug

Kuwait City, June 18 | Kuwait will lift the entry ban for vaccinated non-citizens from August, the government announced.Addressing a press conference on Thursday,...

Finland to introduce EU Digital Covid Certificate from June 22

Helsinki, June 18 | Finland will update its national Covid-19 vaccination certificate to ensure its inter-operability with the European Union's (EU) Digital Covid-19 Certificate...

US initial jobless claims rise to highest level in a month

Washington, June 18 | After hitting pandemic lows, initial unemployment claims in the US unexpectedly rose to 412,000 last week, marking the highest level...

Finland extends border curbs but eases entry requirements

Helsinki, June 18 | Finland has extended intra-European Union (EU) border controls until July 11, but announced the easing entry requirements from June 21...

Over 100 Taliban militants killed in fierce Afghan clashes

Kabul, June 18 | More than 100 Taliban militants have been killed as fierce clashes continued with the Afghan security forces in the provinces...

S.African State Capture Inquiry requests 3-month extension

Johannesburg, June 18 | South Africa's State Capture Inquiry said it will request the Gauteng High Court to extend the Commission, which is probing...

Greek recovery plan endorsed by EU

Athens, June 18 | The economic recovery plan of Greece which will "supercharge investment, reform and growth throughout the country" has been endorsed by...

Akhilesh’s Janeshwar Mishra Park to get toy train

Lucknow, June 18 | The much-publicised Janeshwar Mishra Park that was touted as one of the achievements of the Akhilesh Yadav government, is now...

IOM, UNHCR oppose returning rescued illegal migrants to Libya

Tripoli, June 18 | The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has reiterated their opposition against returning rescued illegal...

Israel to sell Germany 69 radar systems

Tel Aviv, June 18 | The state-owned company Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) announced it will manufacture and deliver 69 tactical mobile radar systems to...

Ukraine extends quarantine till Aug 31

Kiev, June 18 | Ukraine has decided to extend quarantine restrictions until August 31 in a further bid to stem the spread of Covid-19,...

Russia records over 14,000 new Covid-19 cases

Moscow, June 18 | Russia confirmed 14,057 new Covid-19 cases over the past 24 hours, taking the nationwide tally to 5,264,047, the official monitoring...

Denmark to start vaccinating 12 to 15-year-olds against Covid-19

Copenhagen, June 18 | Children in Denmark between the ages of 12 and 15 will soon be offered the opportunity to be voluntarily vaccinated...

Zambia’s first president Kaunda dies at 97

Lusaka, June 18 | Zambia's first President Kenneth Kaunda has died at the age of 97, according to the Zambian government.Secretary to the Cabinet...

Vietnam reports record high daily new Covid-19 cases

Hanoi, June 18 | Vietnam reported 515 new Covid-19 infections on Thursday, the highest daily increase since the pandemic hit the country last year,...

Amit Shah likely to visit Gujarat on June 20-21

Gandhinagar June 18 | Union Home Minister Amit Shah is likely to visit his home state Gujarat for two days on June 20 and...

No one sought K’taka leadership change, says BJP state in-charge

Bengaluru, June 18 | BJP's Karnataka in-charge Arun Singh on Thursday said that his conversations with party MLAs revolved around development works and did...

Every panchayat in J&K to have youth club

Srinagar, June 18 | In order to increase the engagement of youth at the panchayat level, Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on...

Restart public transport system fully, urge B’luru unions

Bengaluru, June 18 | As many as 10 associations, including the Domestic Workers Rights Union, and the Bengaluru Bus Prayanikara Vedike (Bengaluru Bus Passengers...

No employee will be laid off from schools, Anganwadis: Andhra CM

Amaravati, June 17 | Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy on Thursday assured that not a single employee will be laid off...

J&K Lt Gov lauds 2 Kashmiri mountaineers who scaled Everest

Srinagar, June 17 | Two young mountaineers from Kashmir have scaled Mount Everest on June 1 and Lt Governor, Manoj Sinha on Thursday congratulated...

Portuguese ship spills 10 KL oil 450 km off Chennai

Chennai, June 17 | The Indian Coast Guard said on Thursday that 10 kilolitres (KL) of oil have spilled into the sea about 450...

Andhra shares school infra renovation software with Telangana

Amaravati/Hyderabad, June 17 | The Andhra Pradesh government on Thursday gave its consent to Telangana to make use of its school infrastructure renovation software...

BJP demands CBI probe into purchase of buses by DTC

New Delhi, June 17 | Alleging corruption in the proposed purchase of 1,000 low-floor buses by the Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC), the BJP on...

J&K aims to complete 1,235 projects in 2021-22 costing Rs 4,545...

Srinagar, June 17 | To give necessary impetus to the developmental works under the Jammu and Kashmir Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation Ltd (JKIDFC), J&K...

LJP MP absent from Paras event in Patna

Patna, June 17 | Lok Janshakti Party MP Prince Raj, who is facing charges of sexual assault, was absent from his uncle Pashupati...

Govt amends Cable Television Network Rules to address citizens’ grievances

New Delhi, June 17 | The Union Ministry of Information & Broadcasting said in a statement on Thursday that the government has amended the...

Telangana seeks ‘sincere reappraisal’ of ‘Aatmanirbhar’ package

Hyderabad, June 17 | Telangana's Industry Minister K.T. Rama Rao has urged the Centre to do a sincere reappraisal of the Aatmanirbhar relief package...

Bengal Governor meets Amit Shah, President Kovind

Kolkata, June 17 | West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who is on a two-day visit to Delhi, met Union Home Minister Amit Shah on...

Karnataka seeks defence technology hubs in state

Bengaluru, June 17 | Karnataka is planning to set up defence technology hubs in the state, leveraging the presence of major defence research labs...

Officials asked to act on contaminated water flowing into R’than

Jaipur, June 17 | Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Thursday directed officials to collect detailed information and take action on the...

Validity of documents related to MV Act extended till Sept 30

New Delhi, June 17 | The Union Ministry of Road Transport & Highways on Thursday extended the validity of the documents related to Motor...

Satisfied with meeting with Prime Minister, says Stalin

Chennai/New Delhi, June 17 | Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin on Thursday expressed satisfaction at the outcome of his meeting with Prime Minister...

MHA operationalises helpline to prevent loss due to cyber fraud

New Delhi, June 17 | To provide safe and secure digital payments eco-system, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has operationalised the national helpline 155260...

India ‘priest’ of peace, but can give apt reply to aggression:...

Itanagar, June 17 | Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Thursday that India is the "priest" of world peace, but it has the full...

Raj district second in country to build over 93K houses under...

By Archana SharnaJaipur, June 17 | Notwithstanding the difficult times brought about by the Covid-19 pandemic, the tribal-dominated Dungarpur district in Rajasthan has scripted...

SC to take up Delhi Police appeal against activists’ bail on...

New Delhi, June 17 | The Supreme Court will hear on Friday the Delhi Police's plea challenging the Delhi High Court decision granting bail...

Rohtas DM wants ‘lazy’ municipal corporation official transferred

Patna, June 17 | Rohtas District Magistrate Dharmendra Kumar has written to the principal secretary of the urban development department in Bihar to transfer...

‘A child can also be snubbed, made quiet’, Mamata takes dig...

Kolkata, June 17 | In a veiled reference to West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar's visit to the national capital during which he met Union...

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