World  /  UK

Covid-19: Steve Aiken calls for executive unity on vaccine

The UUP leader calls for Stormont parties to work together as we reach a "critical stage" of the pandemic.


World  /  UK

Covid-19: Don't 'take brakes off' Covid measures, says leading...

Easing rules months before vaccines take effect would be a "huge mistake", Sage expert says.


World  /  UK

Half of calls to Met Police victim helpline unanswered

Victims calling the force's Crime Management Service are enduring long waits and hanging up.


World  /  India

Nearly 71% Of Covid Deaths In A Day From 8 States, Union Terri...

Nearly 71 per cent of the 496 new COVID-19 fatalities reported in a span of 24 hours were from eight states and union territories with Delhi recording the highest number of 89 deaths followed by...


Unapologetic over last year’s unrest and ready to get tough on...

She is back to her old self, confident in her leadership, unapologetic about what she has done to restore order, and more resolute than ever about fixing Hong Kong’s problems her way, regardless of the polarisation in society and the blame many co...


World  /  India

Trinamool Behind Artificial Potato Crisis In Bengal: BJP's Dil...

Hitting out at the Trinamool Congress (TMC) government in West Bengal, BJP state president Dilip Ghosh today alleged that an "artificial potato crisis" has been created in the state by those...


Smith scores second century as Australia wrap up ODI series wi...

Steve Smith scores his second century in as many games as Australia beat India by 51 runs in the second one-day international to win the series.


Warner injured, Smith shines as Australia seal series

Steve Smith led an imperious display from Australia's top-order batsmen with his second straight century as the hosts piled on a massive 389 for four against India's listless bowlers in the second one-day international in Sydney on Sunday.


Tony Hsieh, retired Zappos CEO, dies aged 46 after house fire

LAS VEGAS: Tony Hsieh, the retired CEO of Las Vegas-based online shoe retailer Zappos.com, who spent years working to transform the city's downtown area, has died. He was 46. Hsieh was with family when he died on Friday (Nov 27), according to DTP...


World  /  India

Less Than 5,000 Covid Cases In Delhi For Second Consecutive Day

Delhi has reported less than 5,000 coronavirus cases for the second consecutive day. The number of deaths is relatively low at 68 - the last time the national capital reported lower deaths was on...


World  /  UK

Covid in Scotland: Sturgeon defends handling of pandemic

Scotland's first minister says it is too soon to be comparing Scotland's record with England's.


World  /  India

North India Likely To Witness Harsh Winter: Weather Office IMD

North India is likely to witness a harsher winter and may see a rise in the frequency of cold waves this season, India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General Mrutunjay Mohapatra said on...


World  /  China

Tibet hydropower plans will boost international cooperation, s...

A hydroelectric project in Tibet will protect China’s national security and foster international cooperation, the head of a leading state-owned construction firm has said.But the Yarlung Tsangpo project risks further inflaming India, which shares ...


US Supreme Court to weigh Trump bid to bar illegal immigrants ...

WASHINGTON: The Supreme Court on Monday (Nov 30) is set to take up President Donald Trump's unprecedented and contentious effort to exclude illegal immigrants from the population totals used to allocate US House of Representatives districts to sta...


Golf: Bezuidenhout takes second European tour title in four-sh...

Christiaan Bezuidenhout held his nerve to win the Alfred Dunhill Championship by four shots at Leopard Creek Country Club on Sunday as the rest of the contenders faltered in a dramatic finish.


Wilder tells Klopp: 'We have to look after ourselves'

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder said he had to look out for the interests of his club after being described as "selfish" by Jurgen Klopp.


World  /  Asia

South Korea bans year-end parties, some music lessons as virus...

South Korean authorities announced a ban on year-end parties and some music lessons on Sunday and said public saunas and some cafes must also close after coronavirus infections surged at their fastest pace since the early days of the pandemic.Sout...


Sexual harassment victims in China given a voice by exhibition...

Inside a darkened room in Beijing, a large photograph of a man’s face peers out from a white background. The room is filled with the sound of monologues recorded by victims of sexual harassment, playing on a loop from speakers arranged on the floo...