April 10, 2021 08:36 AM IST
The joint Development Committee Communiqu at the conclusion of the Spring Meetings of the IMF and the World Bank said the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an unprecedented public health, economic, and social crisis, threatening the lives and livelihoods of millions.
- April 10, 2021 08:20 AM IST
White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said Joe Biden wants to make that decision in close consultation with partners around the world, with the advice of his national security team, and do it in a way that ensures we are protecting our national interest and the safety and security of our troops, all at the same time where there's diplomatic negotiations with the Taliban.
- April 09, 2021 10:40 PM IST
A surge of arrivals on the border has put nearly 20,000 migrant children in government custody — the largest number in recent memory — creating chaos and confusion as immigration authorities scramble to care for them, contact their parents and process them for release
- April 09, 2021 10:39 PM IST
DMX built a multiplatinum career as one of rap's stars in the 1990s and early 2000s, but he also struggled with drug addiction and legal problems that repeatedly put him behind bars.
- April 09, 2021 09:40 PM IST
LinkedIn declined to provide more details on the incident, including the number of users affected.
- April 09, 2021 09:22 PM IST
US Treasury yields rose, hitting session highs in the wake of the PPI report, which provided further evidence that the world's largest economy was on a stable road to recovery from the pandemic.
- April 09, 2021 08:52 PM IST
COVID-19 restrictions, which are gradually being lifted across the country, meant crowds were thinner than would normally be expected for such a major royal event. But some people still felt duty bound to pay their formal respects.
- April 09, 2021 08:21 PM IST
Almost sixteen months since the outbreak of the pandemic, researchers are discovering new information about the novel coronavirus.
- April 09, 2021 07:14 PM IST
Buckingham Palace says Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has died aged 99. A look at the events in the long life of Britain's Prince Philip.
- April 09, 2021 06:49 PM IST
As vaccine shortage in India spurs more demand for an outright ban on commercial export, an anxious Iranian government has clarified that it has purchased 5 lakh doses of Covaxin from Bharat Biotech. But 3.75 lakh doses, which were supposed to be sent by mid-March, are still pending.
- April 09, 2021 06:42 PM IST
As the world mourns the demise of Prince Philip, many world leaders expressed their condolences with the British Royal Family and the people of Britain.
- April 09, 2021 06:22 PM IST
US pharmaceutical giant Pfizer and BioNTech, a smaller German biotech firm, joined forces on April 9, 2020, as the world reeled from the pandemic, with deaths soaring and nations under lockdown.
- April 09, 2021 06:13 PM IST
The death of the Duke of Edinburgh is a profound loss for the 94-year-old Queen Elizabeth II, who once described him as her "strength and stay all these years". Here are five snapshots of Prince Philip's life, from his nomadic upbringing through World War II and becoming the British royal family's patriarch.
- April 09, 2021 05:49 PM IST
From COVID art, candy-based theme park to Easter bunny appearance at the White House, take a look at some of the odd and unusual images from around the world.
- April 09, 2021 05:29 PM IST
Boris Johnson said the Duke of Edinburgh "earned the affection of generations" at home, in the Commonwealth and across the world after serving in the Royal Navy and then over decades as Britain's longest serving royal consort.
- April 09, 2021 05:22 PM IST
His life spanned nearly a century of European history, starting with his birth as a member of the Greek royal family and ending as Britain’s longest serving consort during a turbulent reign in which the thousand-year-old monarchy was forced to reinvent itself for the 21st century.
- April 09, 2021 05:03 PM IST
Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth, dies at age of 99. The Buckingham Palace issued a statement to confirm the Duke of Edinburgh's demise.
- April 09, 2021 04:39 PM IST
The Buckingham Palace issued a statement to confirm the Duke of Edinburgh's demise.
- April 09, 2021 03:46 PM IST
The pact specified Gavi would receive from SII 1.1 billion doses of either the AstraZeneca vaccine or that of Novavax, with 200 million committed, and the rest on option.
- April 09, 2021 03:41 PM IST
The surgery was conducted at Kyoto University Hospital by a 30-member team headed by Dr Date.
- April 09, 2021 03:20 PM IST
The enrollment halt comes amid Beijing’s crackdown on Jack Ma’s businesses. Late last year Ant Group, a financial affiliate of Alibaba, abruptly suspended a planned $37 billion IPO in Shanghai following pressure from the authorities.
- April 09, 2021 03:19 PM IST
This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images in Asia and Pacific.
- April 09, 2021 02:20 PM IST
Biochemist Katalin Kariko's work with Dr. Drew Weissman of the University of Pennsylvania laid the foundation for the successful vaccines made by Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna.
- April 09, 2021 02:13 PM IST
The fine is for 20,000 Norwegian crowns ($2,352) police chief Ole Saeverud told a news conference.