US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has thanked South Africa for a swift and transparent approach to the emergence of the new, Omicron, variant of the coronavirus, US State Department Spokesperson Ned Price said.
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SMRITI MANDHANA NAMED ICC WOMEN'S CRICKETER OF 2021
India opening batter Smriti Mandhana has been named as the winner of Rachael Heyhoe Flint Trophy for ICC Women's Cricketer of 2021.
‘Rahul will learn, he is just starting out as skipper'
Team India head coach Rahul Dravid said that KL Rahul did a decent job as a captain in the recently-concluded ODI series against South Africa.
Two lakh signatures being collected in support of CAA, to be sent to BJP leadership
US ORDERS FAMILIES OF EMBASSY STAFF IN UKRAINE TO LEAVE COUNTRY
TENSION ALONG THE BORDERS
WHAT IS THE RIGHT TIME FOR BOOSTER DOSE OF COVID VACCINE?
Opening the third or booster dose for the healthcare and frontline workers as well as senior citizens with comorbidities will help the country protect its high-risk population, given the rising concerns of a third wave due to a variant of concern, Omicron.
UAE AIR FORCE DESTROYS MISSILE LAUNCHER IN YEMEN
The UAE air force has destroyed a missile launched in northern Yemen after it attempted to hit targets in Abu Dhabi, the UAE Defense Ministry said on Monday.
SC TO HEAR PLEA SEEKING SIT PROBE INTO TRIPURA VIOLENCE ON 31 JAN
Nano bubbles could treat, prevent current and future strains of SARS-CoV-2: Study
With the COVID-19 virus mutating and bringing in more and deadlier waves with it, medical discoveries are all that humanity is depending on to survive and defeat this dark phase of life.
EDTECH EXPECTATIONS FROM UNION BUDGET 22-23
The current taxation of 18% on the edtech sector can be reduced so that it will help them to focus on developing more innovative solutions for the greater good of the whole society
COVID-19 CAN END IN 2022 IF INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY TAKES COMPREHENSIVE MEASURES: WHO CHIEF
US, EU AGREE TO FURTHER TRADE AND TECHNOLOGY TALKS
The United States and the European Union agreed Wednesday to carry on the work of 10 expert-level panels to explore and recommend solutions to a variety of trade disputes and challenges.
US and Russia to try more diplomacy amid tensions over Ukraine
Top US and Russian diplomats have agreed to keep talking in the standoff over Ukraine, even though their meeting produced no movement in the crisis that has seen Moscow mass tens of thousands of troops at the border and the West ramp up supplies of weapons to Kyiv.
Swiss meeting to avert Russia crisis
THE United States and Russia have sought to lower the temperature in a heated stand-off over Ukraine, even as they said no breakthrough was imminent in the crisis that has raised fears of a possible Russian invasion.
US, Russia try to lower temperature in Ukraine crisis
No ‘breakthroughs’ in high-level talks; Blinken says US and allies remain resolute in rejecting Russia’s most important demands
US acts over fears of Russian invasion
US SECRETARY of state Antony Blinken will visit Ukraine this week as tensions between Washington and Moscow escalate over a possible Russian invasion of its neighbour, the State Department said.
Indian-origin diplomat is US special coordinator for Tibet
The Biden administration on Monday appointed a US diplomat of Indian origin as a Special Coordinator for Tibetan Issues with an expanded role, risking another spat with Beijing at a time tensions with China are already high.
Cease 'aggressive actions' in Asia-Pacific: US to China
US secretary of state Antony Blinken on Tuesday urged China to cease "aggressive actions" in the Asia-Pacific, speaking during a visit to the region, as Washington seeks to bolster alliances against Beijing.
Blinken vows US military might in Indo-Pacific
THE UNITED States will expand its military and economic relationships with partners in Asia to push back against China's increasing assertiveness in the Indo-Pacific, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Tuesday.
Eye on China, Blinken vows more US military might in Indo-Pacific
The US will expand its military and economic relationships with partners in Asia to push back against China’s increasing assertiveness in the Indo-Pacific, US secretary of state Antony Blinken said on Tuesday. Blinken said the Biden administration is committed to maintaining peace and prosperity in the region and will do that by boosting US alliances, forging new relationships and ensuring that the US military maintains “its competitive edge”.
Indonesia notes strong US commitment as Blinken starts regional tour
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken made a strong commitment to Indonesia yesterday, a senior official said, as he kicked off a South-east Asian trip aimed at strengthening ties with a region that has become a strategic arena for Washington and Beijing.