Theater maestro Ebrahim Alkazi passes away

New Delhi: Considered the father of modern Indian theater, Ebrahim Alkazi,...

Govt to spend Rs 1,700 crore for J&K panchayats

Srinagar: In order to strengthen the grassroots democracy in Jammu and...

Backed by US, India warns China against Kashmir interference

Washington/New Delhi: The government on Thursday warned China against attempts to...

Gov. Cuoma orders probe after utility companies’ ‘failed storm response’

New York: Hundreds of thousands of power outages were reported throughout the...

14000 NYC households face risk of eviction

New York: With the state’s eviction moratorium set to expire Wednesday night,...

Indian-origin Dr Dave Chokshi appointed NYC’s new Health Commissioner

New York: Dr Dave A Chokshi, a 39-year-old Indian-origin physician with expertise...

NBA community not sad losing Trump as viewer: LeBron James

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James feels the NBA...

US should get large share of TikTok sale proceeds: Trump

New York: US President Donald Trump has said that the country...

US stocks rise after Fed keeps interest rates near zero

New York: US stocks ended higher after the Federal Reserve left its interest rates unchanged at near zero. All the 11 primary S&P 500 sectors finished higher, with energy and financials both up more than 2 per cent, leading the gains. Shares of Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google-parent Alphabet all rose... Read More

India must overcome the pandemic, security threat

By Shashi Shekhar There are three reasons why the world’s oldest and most powerful civilizations generally ended — epidemics, natural disasters, or foreign invasions. An example is the Indus Valley civilization; it had magnificent cities, architecture, maritime, and overland trade; it was thriving well before the birth of Jesus Christ.... Read More

Soaring cases make corona issue No 1 in world

New York/New Delhi: Coronavirus cases soared by more than a million globally in just five days as the numbers continue to accelerate from week to week, according to figures from Johns Hopkins University. While USA and India continue to report record number of cases, the new surge is reported in Latin America including Mexico... Read More

Corona cases surging as US never shut down entirely: Fauci

Washington: America's top infectious diseases expert Anthony Fauci has said the US was witnessing the new surge in the number of COVID-19 cases because the country never shut down entirely. "We did not shut down entirely," media reports quoted Fauci, director of the US National Institute of Allergy and Infectious... Read More

India’s Covid-19 deaths per million lowest globally: Ministry

New Delhi: India’s Covid-19 cases and deaths per million population is still among the lowest in the world, despite being a country with 1.3 billion people, the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday. Currently, India has 538 cases per million population. Cases per million population in some... Read More