Tajikistan returning to electricity rationing regime

Tajikistan's state-owned electricity utility company has reportedly reintroduced power rationing across most of the country in response to a drop in water levels at a key hydroelectric dam.T

Two political movements with different experiences in Pak

Washington , January 6 (ANI): Pakistan has seen the emergence of two major new political movements -- Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) and Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) -- but both have had diffe

Ireland pacer Delany ruled out of UAE series

Abu Dhabi , January 6 (ANI): Pacer David Delany has left Ireland's squad after complaining of knee pain following training in Abu Dhabi, Cricket Ireland said on Wednesday. While the initial injur

Intra-Afghan talks continue but Taliban fails to change

Washington , January 6 (ANI): As the negotiations between the Afghanistan government and Taliban resumed several American policymakers have opined that the Taliban has changed but the Afghans have

UK court rejects bail plea of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assa

London , January 6 (ANI): The Westminster London District Magistrates' Court has rejected the bail application of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on the grounds that he had previously violated th

IPL is the best T20 league in world: Ireland’s Balbirnie

Abu Dhabi , January 6 (ANI): The 13th edition of Indian Premier League (IPL) was staged without crowds or the usual glamour due to coronavirus pandemic, but the cricket fever skyrocketed among th

Pompeo says US values India as multilateral partner

New Delhi , January 6 (ANI): The United States values India as a multilateral partner, said US secretary of state Mike Pompeo, citing cooperation between both the countries on various issues, i

Xinhua world news summary at 1030 GMT, Jan. 6

WASHINGTON -- The control of the U.S. Senate in the new Congress remains unclear Wednesday midnight after two neck-and-neck runoff races in the southeastern state of Georgia. With at least 9

Afghanistan reports 102 new COVID-19 cases

KABUL, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) -- A total of 102 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 were recorded in the past 24 hours in Afghanistan, bringing the country's total tally to 53,207, said a statement of...

NDS chief claims Taliban has reneged on its accord with US

Ahmad Zia Saraj, head of the National Directorate of Security (NDS), told a Wolesi Jirga (Lower House of Parliament) session on Monday that the Taliban has not cut its ties with foreign terrorists nor