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Former Cong MLA Rahul Lodhi joins BJP in Madhya Pradesh

Former Congress MLA Rahul Lodhi joined Bharatiya Janata Party in the presence of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday in Bhopal.


 
4th International Diplomats Day celebrated globally

The 4th International Diplomats Day was celebrated all across the world on October 24 as scores of diplomats, celebrities, and politicians around the world put out their text, photo, and video messages on Twitter to mark the day.

IPL 13: Pollard explains why Bumrah was given the new ball against CSK

Mumbai Indians stand-in skipper Kieron Pollard has explained the reason behind giving the new ball to star pacer Jasprit Bumrah against Chennai Super Kings (CSK) on Friday.

Markets Drop After Sobering News From Europe

EU says recession will be deeper than forecast.Technology companies and banks led stocks broadly lower on Wall Street Tuesday, as the market gave back some of the big gains it made the past couple of weeks. The sell-off snapped the S&P 500 index’s five-day winning streak.

Emirates Opens Bookings To India, Pak 1 July Onwards

Emirates has opened bookings to a number of countries across the Middle East and India from 1 July. Going by the airlines website, bookings are now open to 12 Arab countries.

Lebanon at risk of major food crisis: Prime Minister

Lebanon is at risk of a major food crisis and many Lebanese may soon find it hard to afford bread because of an acute financial crunch and the fall-out of COVID-19, the prime minister warned.

Saudi Princess languishing in royal jail, pleads for release

A prominent Saudi princess jailed without charges made a rare public appeal to the king and crown prince on Thursday for her release from a high-security prison, citing her “deteriorating” health.

Trump imposes toughest sanctions on Iran

The Trump administration’s tough new sanctions on Iran took effect on Monday but eight major importers of Iranian oil were spared from immediate penalties.

NRIs deposits jumps as rupee slides

Non-resident Indian (NRI) deposits jumped to $5.7 billion in the first five months of this fiscal compared to $0.5 billion in the same period last year. 

Growth of ideology in Pakistan has been growing through increasing numbers of seminaries

Last month, Prime Minister Imran Khan got into trouble with the religion he so openly espouses as the country’s leader. He set up an Economic Advisory Council (EAC) to resolve Pakistan’s economic crisis and appointed Atif R Mian of Princeton University Department of Economics, and Woodrow Wilson School of Public Policy as a member.

Christine Al-Wazzan appointed Air Kuwait’s Regional Director Americas

 -Ms. Christine Al-Wazzan has been appointed as Kuwait Airways, Regional Director – The Americas. She offers Kuwait Airways as the most comfortable and the right choice to travel to India from US and Canada. 

Osama Bin Laden's son marries 9/11 hijacker’s daughter

Hamza bin Laden, the son of slain al-Qaida chief Osama bin Laden, has married the daughter of Mohammed Atta, the leader of the hijackers who carried out the deadly 9/11 terror attacks in the US, according to a media report which quoted Osama’s family.

Saudhi Arabia expeells Canadian ambassdor

Saudi Arabia on Monday it was expelling the Canadian ambassador and had recalled its envoy while freezing all new trade, in protest at Ottawa’s vigorous calls for the release of jailed activists.