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Surge Tests, Jab Measures As India-Dominant Covid Variant Spreads In UK

<!-- -->Most cases of the India-dominant Covid variant are in the northwest of England. (Representational)London: The case numbers related to the B1.617.2 variant...

2 Indian Men Freed From Detention Van After 8-Hour Protest In Scotland

<!-- -->London: Two Indian men being held in a detention van on "suspected immigration offences" walked free with the help of a human...

Ireland Shuts Down Health IT System After “Significant Ransomware Attack”

<!-- -->"We apologise for inconvenience caused to patients and to the public," Health Service executive ()Dublin: Ireland's health authority said Friday it had...

6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Indonesia’s Sumatra

<!-- -->Earthquake struck off the west coast of Indonesia's Sumatra island Friday (Representational)Jakarta: A 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck off the west coast of Indonesia's...

Singapore Tightens Virus Curbs After Rise In Infections

<!-- -->Dining in at restaurants will be banned from Sunday in SingaporeSingapore: Singapore announced a ban on dine-ins and cut group sizes to...

Israeli Tanks, Artillery Join Jets In Offensive Against Hamas

<!-- -->Trouble loomed after three rockets launched from Lebanon crashed into Mediterranean off Israel's coastIsraeli air and ground troops launched a blistering assault...

“US Will Not Leave Australia Alone” Against China: US Secretary Of State

<!-- -->Antony Blinken reassured full support to Australia in the face of economic coercion by China.Washington: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on...

73-Million-Year-Old “Talkative” Dinosaur Species Found In Mexico

<!-- -->The discovery is still under investigation. (Representational)Mexico City, Mexico: Paleontologists identified a new species of dinosaur after a specimen from about 73...

Israel Fires Artillery Into Gaza, Palestinian Rocket Attacks Persist

<!-- -->Streaks of light as Israel's Iron Dome anti-missile system intercept rockets launched from the Gaza.Gaza/Jerusalem: Israel fired artillery and mounted more air...

Elon Musk Tweets, Dogecoin Leaps And Bitcoin Retreats

<!-- -->Dogecoin is down about a third since last Friday, having tumbled after Elon Musk referred it as "hustle"SINGAPORE/SAN FRANCISCO: Bitcoin was pinned...

Picasso Painting Sells For $103 Mn In New York: Auction House

<!-- -->Five works by the Spanish painter have now crossed the symbolic threshold of $100 million.New York, United States: Pablo Picasso's "Woman sitting...

UN Security Council To Meet Sunday On Mideast After US Delay

<!-- -->The United States said earlier Thursday it wanted to give time for diplomacy. (File)United Nations, United States: The UN Security Council will...

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