Urdu, other non-UN languages also used for world body chief’s New Year message

UNITED NATIONS, Dec 31 (TNS): For the first time, the United Nations issued Secretary-General Antonio Guterres’ New Year message in Urdu, the national language...

K-2 Nuclear Power Plant to produce 10 billion kilowatt-hours of power supply annually: CNNC

BEIJING, Dec 12 (TNS): The Karachi K2 generator unit in Pakistan, China’s first overseas Hualong One nuclear reactor, began charging late last month, laying...

ADB launches $9 bln COVID-19 vaccine initiative for its developing member economies

Washington: Dec 11, 2020 (TNS): The Asian Development Bank has launched 9 billion US dollar for COVID-19 vaccine initiative for its developing member economies In...

UNGA adopts Pakistan-led resolution on “Promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue”

United Nations: Dec 03, 2020 (TNS): The United Nations General Assembly has adopted Pakistan-led resolution on the promotion of interreligious and intercultural dialogue by...

UN Chief expresses concern over situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

UN: Nov 25, 2020 (TNS): United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has expressed its deep concerns over the situation in Ethiopia’s Tigray region. In a...

Security forces kill 23 Boko Haram militants in Nigeria

Nigeria: Nov 25, 2020 (TNS): In Nigeria, security forces have killed 23 Boko Haram militants during operations in the country's northeast region. ...

Eight dead as migrant boat capsizes off Canary Islands

Spain: Nov 25, 2020 (TNS): In Spain, eight people have been drowned after a boat carrying more than thirty-five migrants from Maghreb region of...

Trump accepts transition to Biden must begin

Washington: Nov 24, 2020 (TNS): US President Donald Trump has accepted that a formal transition should begin for President-elect Joe Biden to take office. In...

Tigray forces say they ‘completely destroy’ Ethiopia’s 21st mechanised division

Ethiopia: Nov 24, 2020 (TNS): In Ethiopia, Tigrayan forces have claimed that they have 'completely destroyed' Ethiopian army's 21st mechanized division. A spokesman for Tigray's...

Gaza healthcare system to be overwhelmed within days: Experts

Gaza: Nov 23, 2020 (TNS): In the Gaza Strip, the experts have warned that the territory's healthcare system will be overwhelmed within days. ...

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