Baltic states, Poland ask IT giants to ban accounts of Russia, Belarus authorities

Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Poland will ask IT giants to suspend the accounts of the authorities of Russia and Belarus, as well as the state-run media, amid Russia’s operation in Ukraine, the Lithuanian government said on Monday. “Lithuanian Prime Minister Ingrida Simonyte initiated a joint letter of Estonia, Latvia, Poland […]

IPL 2022: Hardik Pandya starts preparation, Gujarat Titans’ camp likely to be in Ahmedabad

All-rounder Hardik Pandya has started to put in hard yards as he gets ready to lead the Gujarat Titans in the upcoming Indian Premier League (IPL) 2022 edition. Pandya is training alongside Abhinav Manohar, Darshan Nalkande, Varun Aaron and head coach Ashish Nehra is overseeing the preparations. “Hardik Pandya, Abhinav Manohar, Darshan Nalkande, Varun […]

EU condemns Taliban’s home search operations, calls it a crime

The European Union condemned the Taliban’s comprehensive home search operations in Kabul and called it a crime. The European Union Ambassador to Afghanistan, Von Brant urged to stop home search operations. In a Twitter message, he said to the Taliban that Afghanistan is being watched by the world besides the Russia-Ukraine crisis, reported The Khaama Press. “The intimidations, house searches, arrests, and […]

Ukraine suffering many civilian casualties, says envoy to India

As the Russia-Ukraine conflict continues to evolve rapidly, the Ukrainian Ambassador to India Dr Igor Polikha on Monday said that the country has suffered many civilian casualties due to the Russian military operation. Speaking at a press conference here in New Delhi, Polikha said, “We’re suffering a lot of civilian casualties. According to official information of […]

Russia will no longer be able to compete in FIFA soccer matches under its name as invasion of Ukraine continues

Amid the continuing invasion of Ukraine, FIFA on Sunday announced new actions against Russia, including that the national team will no longer be allowed to compete under the name “Russia.” International soccer’s governing body voted unanimously to ban all international competition on Russian territory until further notice. Any “home” matches will […]

PM Modi slams Opposition for promoting Covid-19 vaccine hesitancy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday slammed Opposition for promoting COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in the country and said that the vaccination drive was successfully carried out despite several challenges. The Prime Minister, while addressing a public meeting today in Maharajganj, said, “Those Indians who felt proud by knowing that vaccines were […]

Assam CM takes stock of healthcare facilities in Sasoni Community Health Centre

Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Monday took stock of the availability of healthcare facilities in Sasoni Community Health Centre. The Chief Minister interacted with the on-duty doctors and nurses of the health centre and assured them of all possible assistance. “Visited Sasoni Community Health Centre, Dibrugarh and took stock of […]

Ukraine crisis: Sixth flight with 240 stranded Indians departs from Budapest

The sixth flight carrying 240 stranded Indian nationals has departed from Hungary’s Budapest for Delhi under Operation Ganga, informed External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday. “Sixth Operation Ganga flight from Budapest has taken off with 240 Indian nationals for Delhi. Evacuation efforts continue to get stronger,” read Jaishankar’s tweet. Meanwhile, Prime Minister Narendra […]