NEW DELHI, Aug 4 - India is sending a naval task force to the South China Sea this month to expand security ties with friendly countries, officials said on Wednesday, signalling its intent to play a bigger role in regional efforts to counter China. ..
Expatriates, who are unable to come back to Oman due to the current entry ban on passengers from certain countries, are hopeful that they will be allowed to return soon, after other Gulf countries loosened entry restrictions. Qatar, Kuwait, and th..
TOKYO, Aug 5 - India won the bronze medal in hockey after a thrilling 5-4 victory over Germany at the Tokyo Games on Thursday, giving the country its first Olympic medal in the sport in more than forty years. India forward Simranjeet Singh s..
REUTERS The COVID-19 death rate for people in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta who were not vaccinated was more than three times higher than those who were, according to new health ministry data. The mortality rate of those who were not vaccin..
BRASILIA, Aug 5 - Brazil has had 40,054 new cases of the novel coronavirus reported in the past 24 hours, and 1,099 deaths from COVID-19, the health ministry said on Thursday. The South American country has now registered 20,066,587 cases si..
MUMBAI, Aug 6 - India reported 44,643 new cases of the coronavirus in the last 24 hours, the federal health ministry said on Friday, taking its tally to 31.86 million cases. Deaths rose by 464, taking total fatalities to 426,754. Reporting by S..
Neeraj Chopra put in a stunning performance to win India's first Olympic gold medal in athletics. The 23-year-old registered a best attempt of 87.58m to finish ahead of Czech Republic duo of Jakub Vadlejch and Vitezslav Vesely. It was India's..
Indian External Affairs Minister met with HE Special Envoy of the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Counterterrorism and Mediation in Conflict Resolution in New Delhi. During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral cooperation relations and regional is..
Vaccines against the coronavirus (COVID-19) massively reduce the economic and health impact of the pandemic, despite the fact that the delta wave slowed and slightly delayed the reopening of the global economy, QNB Group said in its weekly ..