Hamid Karzai meets Iran's special envoy for Afghanistan Qomi, discusses Iran-Afghan situation
Kabul [Afghanistan], November 18 (ANI): Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai met Iran's special envoy for Afghanistan Hassan Kazimi Qomi and discussed Iran-Afghanistan relations on Thursday.
India-US should drive economic agenda under Quad umbrella, says trade body chief
Washington [US], November 18 (ANI): The United States has lately reiterated that China is the biggest adversary not just for them, but also for their key allies such as India in the Indo-Pacific region.
Anxiety in Afghanistan as Taliban struggle for legitimacy: UN official
New York [US], November 18 (ANI): Asserting that Afghans feel abandoned by the international community and anxious about their new leadership, a senior UN official stressed that the international community must remain engaged with Taliban leaders in order to shape a more positive future trajectory.
Belarus temporarily closes oil pipeline to the EU
Minsk [Belarus], November 18 (ANI/VOVWORLD): Belarus has announced unscheduled maintenance of the "Friendship" pipeline transporting oil from Russia via Belarus to a number of EU countries, RT news agency reported. According to Belarus, the repair will take approximately three days.
Vietnamese PM to attend China-ASEAN special summit
Hanoi [Vietnam], November 18 (ANI/Xinhua): Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh will attend the special summit commemorating the 30th anniversary of the dialogue relations between China and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) on Monday via video conference, a Vietnamese spokesperson said Thursday.
Colorado city to pay USD 15Mln to family of African-American who died in detention
Washington [US], November 18 (ANI/Sputnik): Authorities in the US city of Aurora in Colorado have agreed to pay USD 15 million to the family of African-American Elijah McClain, who died after a confrontation with police, CBS4 TV channel reported on Thursday, citing sources.
Over 1.8 mln square metres of land cleared of landmine in Angola's Lunda Sul
Luanda [Angola], November 18 (ANI/Xinhua): More than 1.8 million square metres of land was cleared from landmines in 2021 in Lunda Sul province, Angola, the National Institute for Demining announced on Wednesday.
Jaishankar meets top ministers of Singapore
Singapore, November 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar on Thursday met with several top ministers from Singapore and discussed strengthening bilateral ties and international issues.
Taiwan deploys first squadron of F-16 jets amid China's military aggression
Taipei [Taiwan], November 18 (ANI): Taiwan on Thursday deployed the most advanced version of the US-made F-16 fighter jet in its defence force, a move that experts say would significantly boost the island's defence against the Chinese military aggression.
Afghan security forces kill IS terrorists in Kabul
Kabul [Afghanistan], November 18 (ANI): The Taliban conducted an operation against an Islamic State unit in the north of Kabul in Afghanistan, killing at least three members, media reports said on Thursday.
CoviVac suitable as booster dose for people who received other vaccines: Developers
Moscow [Russia], November 18 (ANI/Sputnik): The Russian CoviVac vaccine against COVID-19 is suitable as a booster dose for people who initially received other vaccines, Aydar Ishmukhametov, the head of the Chumakov research center, said on Thursday.
Russia to organize new special flights to deliver aid to Afghanistan soon: Envoy
Moscow [Russia], November 18 (ANI): Russia will organize new special flights to deliver humanitarian aid to Afghanistan soon, local media reported citing its Ambassador to Kabul on Thursday.
Russia confirms 37,374 new COVID-19 cases over past 24 hrs
Moscow [Russia], November 18 (ANI/Sputnik): Russia has confirmed 37,374 COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the cumulative total to 9,219,912, the response center said on Thursday.
Indo-US trade on track to surpass 145 billion USD in 2021: US Consul General
Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], November 18 (ANI): The 2021 data indicates a strong rebound in India-US bilateral trade, said the United States Consul General Judith Ravin at India-US Tech Conclave in Bengaluru Tech Summit 2021.
Khost Gurduwara's Afghan caretaker among two evacuated from Afghanistan with Indian Govt's assistance Japan refuses to comment on reports about Biden's proposal to release oil reserves Vietnam elected to UNESCO Executive Board Chinese companies haven't paid Laos workers for over 6 years Price of apartments in Seoul fell for first time in last one and half years Over 400 Myanmar migrants under China detention for over a year Democracies must ensure cryptocurrencies do not end up in wrong hands: PM Modi India, China meet on border issues today In Taliban's Afghanistan, Haqqani Network is the new kingmaker: Report Genesis to unveil Electrified GV70 model at Auto Guangzhou aespa's 1st debut anniversary; 3 consecutive hits in metaverse world Samyang Foods to enter Middle East, signs partnership with UAE's Sarya 'Wall Street's legend' George Soros purchases shares of Coupang for 17 billion won Samsung Electronics ranks second in 'Best Global Brands' following Google Nearly 40 million Afghans may fall into 'extreme poverty' by mid 2022: UN 57 Palestinians injured in clashes with Israeli troops in Jerusalem: Reports Pakistan: Nearly 1,000 Christian, Hindu women fall victim to forced conversion every year, say rights activists Palestinian president discusses Israeli-Palestinian conflict with US ambassador to UN US House votes to censure Republican congressman Gosar for posting controversial anime Philippines blames Chinese Coast Guard of firing water cannons at its supply boats US, India should drive economic agenda under Quad umbrella, says trade body chief Japanese diplomat refuses to hold press conference with South Korean counterpart Australia-India relations will grow with time: Scott Morrison Sydney Dialogue: PM Modi lists 5 'digital transitions' shaping India Trump admn was close to mini trade deal with India; but US domestic politics more complicated now, says trade body chief Technology, data are becoming new weapons in Digital Age, says PM Modi UN calls for more inclusive Afghanistan government as rights of women, girls curtailed under Taliban India, Singapore in talks to resume commercial flights soon US man sentenced to 30 years in prison for attempting to support IS 4 killed, 5 injured after building collapse in Nigeria
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