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780 cases of monkeypox reported or identified as of June 2: WHO

The UN's health agency said that while epidemiological investigations are ongoing, most reported cases so far have been presented through sexual health or other health services in primary or secondary health care facilities and have involved mainly, but not exclusively, men who have sex with men

06 June,2022 11:46 AM IST | United Nations/Geneva | PTI

Saudi Arabia joins Gulf nations to condemn controversial remarks against Prophet

In a statement, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed its condemnation and denunciation of the statements made by the BJP spokesperson, saying it insulted Prophet Mohammed

06 June,2022 11:01 AM IST | Dubai | PTI

Qatar, Kuwait, Iran summon Indian envoy over comments against Prophet Mohammed

Prior to Iran, Qatar and Kuwait had also summoned Ambassadors of India and handed over them protest notes

05 June,2022 11:24 PM IST | Doha | IANS

40 killed, over 450 injured in fire at Bangladesh chemical container depot

On June 4 night, the fire broke out at BM Container Depot in the Kadamrasul area in Sitakunda Upazila in Chittagong

05 June,2022 03:24 PM IST | Dhaka | PTI

Biden rushed to safe house after unauthorized plane violates airspace

Biden's motorcade rushed away from his house toward a nearby fire station, where an SUV with the president inside drove inside the building and the Secret Service began clearing the area, as per media reports.

05 June,2022 10:44 AM IST | Washington | ANI


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Sheryl Sandberg to step down as COO of Facebook parent company Meta

Sheryl Sandberg to step down as COO of Facebook parent company Meta

Sandberg in a Facebook post said that she planned to focus on her philanthropic work going forward

02 June,2022 09:11 AM IST | Washington | ANI
4 killed, 14 injured as 6.1-magnitude earthquake hits China's Sichuan province

4 killed, 14 injured as 6.1-magnitude earthquake hits China's Sichuan province

The epicentre, with a depth of 17 km, was monitored at 30.4 degrees north latitude and 102.9 degrees east longitude

01 June,2022 07:14 PM IST | Beijing | PTI
US to send medium-range rocket systems to Ukraine

US to send medium-range rocket systems to Ukraine

The officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said Ukrainian officials had offered assurances that the HIMARS would not be used to strike targets inside the Russian territory

01 June,2022 11:45 AM IST | Washington | IANS
Man in wig throws cake at glass protecting Mona Lisa

Man in wig throws cake at glass protecting Mona Lisa

The Paris prosecutor’s office said Monday that the 36-year-old man was detained following Sunday’s incident and sent to a police psychiatric unit. An investigation has been opened into the damage of cultural artifacts

31 May,2022 11:13 AM IST | Paris | AP | PTI
21 bodies recovered from Tara Air plane crash site in Nepal

21 bodies recovered from Tara Air plane crash site in Nepal

The turboprop Twin Otter 9N-AET plane belonging to Tara Air went missing on May 29 in the mountainous region of Nepal

30 May,2022 08:07 PM IST | Kathmandu | PTI

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Texas school shooting: Teen gunman opens fire, kills 21 including 19 children

In one of the worst school shootings in American history, an 18-year-old gunman killed 21 people, including 18 children, and rendered several other grievously injured at an elementary school in Texas state. The incident took place on May 24 after an 18-year-old gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. The gunman was later killed by law enforcement officers. Pics/PTI, AP and AFP

25 May,2022 01:19 PM IST

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21 bodies recovered from Tara Air plane crash site in Nepal

21 bodies recovered from Tara Air plane crash site in Nepal

The turboprop Twin Otter 9N-AET plane belonging to Tara Air went missing on May 29 in the mountainous region of Nepal

30 May,2022 08:07 PM IST | Kathmandu | PTI

WHO: Monkeypox won't turn into pandemic, but many unknowns

WHO: Monkeypox won't turn into pandemic, but many unknowns

In a public session on Monday, WHO's Dr. Rosamund Lewis said it was critical to emphasise that the vast majority of cases being seen in dozens of countries globally are in gay, bisexual or men who have sex with men, so that scientists can further study the issue and for populations at risk to take precautions

30 May,2022 06:18 PM IST | London | AP

No survivors, including Thane family, found in plane crash: Reports

No survivors, including Thane family, found in plane crash: Reports

The turboprop Twin Otter 9N-AET plane belonging to Tara Air went missing on Sunday morning in a mountainous region in Nepal and had four Indian nationals on board

30 May,2022 12:47 PM IST | Kathmandu | PTI

Barack Obama virtually reunites with boy from viral 'Hair like mine' photo

Barack Obama virtually reunites with boy from viral 'Hair like mine' photo

Jacob reconnected with the former president ahead of his high school graduation

30 May,2022 12:16 PM IST | Washington | ANI

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PM Modi's Visit Starts New Chapter In India-Denmark Green Strategic Partnership

    PM Modi's Visit Starts New Chapter In India-Denmark Green Strategic Partnership

    On May 03, #MinistryofExternalAffairs addressed a press briefing in #Copenhagen of #Denmark after the conclusion of delegation-level talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Danish Counterpart. #Foreign Secretary of India Vinay Kwatra said that Prime Minister Modi's visit started a new chapter in India-Denmark Green Strategic Partnership

    04 May,2022 12:12 PM IST
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