May 16, 2021 01:29 PM IST
With international travel slowly opening up, more and more people will be able to make the same journey to marvel at the volcanic show.
- May 16, 2021 01:18 PM IST
Moderna’s deal with Australia also includes 15 million doses of its updated variant booster vaccine candidate, estimated to be delivered in 2022.
- May 16, 2021 12:41 PM IST
Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh too said the militant group will not back down.
- May 16, 2021 10:27 AM IST
A little-noticed police action in Jerusalem last month was one of several incidents that led to the current Israel-Palestine crisis.
- May 16, 2021 09:31 AM IST
Israel-Palestine Conflict LIVE Updates: Israeli fighter jets struck multiple buildings in key areas of Hamas-controlled Gaza City earlier today. Health authorities in Gaza say at least 23 were killed in the airstrike
- May 16, 2021 07:19 AM IST
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas reportedly told US President Joe Biden that Palestinians are ready and willing to work toward peace with international mediators.
- May 15, 2021 08:18 PM IST
Abbas adds some layers with the help of a cleaver and butcher's block, while occasionally thinning out a thicker mane with a bit of broken glass.
- May 15, 2021 07:19 PM IST
An uncrewed Chinese spacecraft successfully landed on the surface of Mars on May 15, making China only the second space-faring nation after the United States to land on the Red Planet.
- May 15, 2021 06:45 PM IST
The strike came nearly an hour after the military ordered people to evacuate the building, which also housed Al-Jazeera, other offices and residential apartments. The strike brought the entire 12-story building down, collapsing with a gigantic cloud of dust. There was no immediate explanation for why it was attacked.
- May 15, 2021 06:24 PM IST
As the escalating violence ignites riots in mixed Jewish-Arab towns in Israel and spurs wide unrest in the West Bank, what do both sides want to achieve in the worst flare-up of violence since 2014?
- May 15, 2021 05:50 PM IST
UFC star Conor McGregor has topped the Forbes list by earning $180 million in the past year beating soccer superstars Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to become the highest paid athlete in the world. The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has halted several sports events but its impact was seen less on the earning of many athletes around the world. According to the Forbes report, top ten highest-paid athletes in the world has pretax gross earnings of $1.05 billion in the past 12 months. Let’s take a look at the top 10 athletes who earned the most in the past year.
- May 15, 2021 04:49 PM IST
Professor Anthony Harnden, from the University of Oxford who is the deputy chair of the Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisation (JCVI), said it was important to approach the easing of lockdown in England with “utmost caution” as it remains unclear exactly how much more transmissible the variant detected in India is.
- May 15, 2021 01:58 PM IST
From a Muslim boy standing beside his father performing an Eid al-Fitr prayer along with others in Pakistan, to a Palestinian mother mourning over her son, who was killed in clashes with Israeli forces, during his funeral in the West Bank, and young migrants holding hands as they run at an intake area upon crossing the U.S.-Mexico border in Texas, this photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images.
- May 15, 2021 01:40 PM IST
The latest outburst of violence began in Jerusalem and has spread across the region, with Jewish-Arab clashes and rioting in mixed cities of Israel. There were also widespread Palestinian protests Friday in the occupied West Bank, where Israeli forces shot and killed 11 people.
- May 15, 2021 01:21 PM IST
The rivers have been swelling for weeks in Brazil’s Amazon region, and residents in a town that bills itself as ‘The Venice of Amazonas’ traded motorcycles for canoes and are clambering atop fresh-laid planks inside their homes to stay dry.
- May 15, 2021 01:16 PM IST
Misinformation has flourished on Twitter, TikTok, Facebook and other social media about the violence between Israelis and Palestinians.
- May 15, 2021 01:11 PM IST
The move reflects the abundance of caution China has taken in dealing with the pandemic. While China has mostly curbed domestic transmission of the coronavirus, Nepal is experiencing a surge with record numbers of new infections and deaths.
- May 15, 2021 12:20 PM IST
The repatriation flights facilitated by the Australian government for its stranded citizens in India resumed from Friday following a two weeks ban due to the COVID-19 health crisis in India.
- May 15, 2021 12:08 PM IST
The 'Iron Dome' is a ground-to-air, short-range, air defence system that neutralises enemy rockets and missiles. The concept was born after the 2006 Israel-Lebanon War when Israel faced thousands of rockets fired by the Hezbollah. The missile defence system took years to develop and was tested in combat for the first time in April 2011. The system is designed to mainly intercept short-range missiles and rockets coming in from the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip.
- May 15, 2021 11:36 AM IST
Tanden has been entrusted with two tasks – launch a review of the US Digital Service, and plan contingencies that could result from the Supreme Court's consideration of Republican lawsuits seeking to strike down the Affordable Care Act.
- May 15, 2021 11:07 AM IST
The town of Lydda posed an early test of how the Israeli state would treat Palestinians. It is a legacy playing out today in violence between Jews and Arabs in Lod, as it’s now known.
- May 15, 2021 10:48 AM IST
In a series of tweets, sacked Apple employee Antonio García Martínez said the tech giant was well aware of his writings
- May 15, 2021 08:06 AM IST
Israel-Palestine Conflict Highlights: Israel Defense Forces has said it has struck a Hamas military intelligence site, rocket launch sites and two terrorist squads