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Thursday, Date: Apr 25, 2024 Time: 2:23 pm

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Looking forward to productive Greece visit- PM Modi

Athens: Narendra Modi today said he is looking forward to productive discussions with the top leadership of Greece aimed at strengthening the bilateral relationship as he arrived in Greece in the morning — a first by an Indian Prime Minister in 40 years.“Landed in Athens. Looking forward to a productive Greece visit aimed at deepening […]

India-China relations serves common interests – President Xi to PM Modi

China released a statement on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping’s bilateral talks held on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit, saying India-China relations were discussed in the meeting.Reacting to the bilateral exchange between China and India, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson said that Xi Jinping and PM Modi had a “candid and […]

Climate change: Thousands of penguins die in Antarctic ice breakup

Antarctic: A catastrophic die-off of emperor penguin chicks has been observed in the Antarctic, with up to 10,000 young birds estimated to have been killed.The sea-ice underneath the chicks melted and broke apart before they could develop the waterproof feathers needed to swim in the ocean.The birds most likely drowned or froze to death.The event, […]

Zimbabwe election – Poll monitors arrested amid election

Harare: Police in Zimbabwe have arrested 41 election monitors for allegedly trying to disrupt the voting process.Those being held, from civil society groups, were allegedly co-ordinating the release of results from general election, police say.They are being charged with breaking electoral law, their lawyers say.Civil society groups have tried to do their own vote count […]

Maui County sues Hawaiian Electric over wildfire negligence

Hawaii: Maui County is suing energy firm Hawaiian Electric, saying it failed to turn off electric equipment before wildfires started on the island.If power lines had been switched off during exceptionally high winds and dry conditions, the destruction could have been avoided, the lawsuit said.The Lahaina fire killed 115 and more than 1,000 people are […]

India bridge collapse – At least 26 killed at construction site

Aizawl: At least 26 people have been killed and more are feared missing after a railway bridge under construction collapsed in north-eastern India, officials said.The incident occurred near the town of Sairang, in the state of Mizoram.Up to 40 workers were at the site when part of the bridge collapsed, according to local media reports.The […]

Rain washes out final match as India seal series 2-0

Dublin: India defeated Ireland 2-0 to seal the 3-match T20I series after rain did not ease off at Malahide. The final game of the series, which was expected to start at 7:30 PM IST did not see a single ball getting bowled due to consistent drizzle and the umpires were forced to call off the […]

Zimbabwe election: Voters head to the polls with inflation on their minds

Harare: Zimbabweans are going to the polls in presidential and parliamentary elections after a campaign dominated by the country’s soaring inflation.The day has been declared a public holiday to allow the 6.62 million registered voters a chance to vote.President Emmerson Mnangagwa faces 10 challengers, including Nelson Chamisa of the main opposition Citizens Coalition for Change […]

Three die after drinking contaminated milkshakes

Washington: Three people have died, and three others are in hospital after drinking milkshakes contaminated with listeria bacteria in the US state of Washington, health officials say.Investigators found the bacteria in the ice cream machines at Frugals, a popular burger and milkshakes restaurant in Tacoma.The restaurant said in a statement it was “deeply saddened” by […]

Greece wildfires – Authorities on alert for new spate of blazes

Athens: Several parts of Greece are on high alert as extreme temperatures and high winds threaten to spark more devastating wildfires.Extreme fire risk warnings have been issued for several regions in southern Greece, including around Athens.The capital has seen soaring temperatures over summer – this week they will hover close to 40C (104F).Dozens of fires […]