UN Security Council condemns attempted coup in Sudan

The United Nations Security Council has condemned in the strongest terms Tuesday’s attempt to disrupt Sudan’s transition by force. In a statement, the members of the Security Council reiterated their full support to Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok in his endeavors to see Sudan through a successful transition in a manner that achieves the hopes and aspirations of the Sudanese people […]

IIITH opens admissions for M.Tech Program in Product Design and Management

IIIT Hyderabad has opened winter admissions for a new M.Tech program in Product Design and Management. The program aims to create market and design aware technologists, product designers, product managers and startup founders conceptualize, define, design technology products and connect them with markets. The curriculum empowers graduates to understand the convergence of […]

Former Afghan mayor may settle in Switzerland

One of Afghanistan’s first woman mayors, Zarifa Ghafari could settle in Switzerland, according to local media, which said that efforts are underway to obtain a special permit for the political activist who fled Kabul last month after Taliban took control. Ghafari is set to travel to Bern with her Swiss entourage to plead her […]

Netflix unveils intriguing trailer of Britney Spears’ documentary about her conservatorship

Ahead of pop singer Britney Spears’ next conservatorship hearing, streaming giant Netflix has unveiled a trailer of ‘Britney vs. Spears’ documentary. For the unversed, Britney’s conservatorship began in 2008 after the singer had several mental breakdowns publicly. Her father Jamie Spears served as both a conservator of her estate and person for more than a decade, but, in 2019, […]

MedAlliance announces completion of enrollment in Japanese SELUTION SLR™ Study

MedAlliance, with its Japanese partner MDK Medical, has completed enrollment in the clinical study of its novel Sirolimus Drug Eluting Balloon (DEB), SELUTION SLR™, for the treatment of peripheral arterial disease (PAD). This follows the acceptance of a Clinical Trial Notification (CTN) by Japan’s Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Agency (PMDA) in June 2020. The study involves 133 patients […]

Explore the World of Political Leadership with MIT-WPU’s MPG program

MIT-World Peace University (MIT-WPU) is a scientific, educational, technological, and spiritual development centre for aspirants in Pune, Maharashtra.Combining the best of academics, industrial, research, and value-based education has been the key success mantra for MIT-WPU’s nation-building technological advancements in today’s rapidly changing world. MIT-WPU’s School of Government is the first institute of its kind to […]

Martina Hingis shares her views on Paes-Bhupathi partnership

Swiss tennis star Martina Hingis will be seen as one of the guests in the upcoming web series ‘Break Point’, which revolves around the iconic on-court partnership and off-court lives of Indian tennis legends Leander Paes and Mahesh Bhupathi. The ZEE 5 series will also give a detailed account of the highly publicised split between Paes and Bhupathi. Shedding […]

Assam: 57 poachers of Raimona National Park surrender

57 poachers of the Raimona National Park surrendered to the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) of Assam on Wednesday. The poachers, who surrendered on the occasion of World Rhino Day, were presented with a cheque of Rs 50,000 each to help sustain livelihood. “57 poachers surrendered along with arms in a village near Raimona National Park. They were given cheques of Rs […]

Evergrande’s debts issues, a wake-up call for China’s economy

Debts plaguing China’s top property giant Evergrande Group are a wake-up call for the country’s economy. Emily Feng, writing in NPR said that the buyers of an estimated 1.4 million Evergrande units all over China are now uncertain whether the properties they paid for will ever be built. Dozens of angry and worried investors […]

Terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in J-K’s Shopian

One terrorist was killed in an encounter with security forces in Kashwa of Shopian district in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. The neutralised terrorist has been identified as Anayat Ashraf Dar, who had on Wednesday fired upon a civilian at Chitragam Kalan area in Shopian, according to Kashmir Police. One pistol and ammunition have been recovered from Dar, who […]