India invites UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson as chief guest for 2021 Republic Day

New Delhi: India has invited United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson as the chief guest for 2021 Republic Day. The invite was extended during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s call to UK PM last week.  The telephonic talks that happened on November 27, focused on COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and other related issues.  The Indian government … Read more

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong jailed for 13-1/2 months for anti-government protest

Joshua Wong, 24, one of Hong Kong`s most prominent democracy activists, was jailed on Wednesday for 13-1/2 months for his role in an unlawful anti-government rally in 2019, the toughest and most high-profile sentencing of an opposition figure this year. Wong`s sentence comes as critics say the Beijing-backed government is intensifying a crackdown on Hong … Read more

As US President Donald Trump gets ready to leave White House, daughter Ivanka says this about India, PM Modi

US President Donald Trump is set to leave White House in January 2021 and and few weeks before Trump exit the office, his daughter Ivanka Trump has recalled ‘fond memories’ from India visit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The 39-year-old Ivanka is a senior advisor to President Trump. She took to twitter to recall her … Read more

Revealed: The real reason behind US First Lady Melania Trump's 'lack of media coverage'

Members of US President Donald Trump’s team have started targeting each other as Trump gets ready to leave the White House in order to allow President-elect Joe Biden take charge as the new president of the US. Trump’s staff have now started the blame game and the first to come under attack is Stephanie Grisham, … Read more

China successfully lands spacecraft on moon to retrieve lunar rocks

BEIJING: China successfully landed a spacecraft on the moon`s surface on Tuesday in a historic mission to retrieve lunar surface samples, Chinese state media reported. China launched its Chang`e-5 probe on November 24. The uncrewed mission, named after the mythical Chinese goddess of the moon, aims to collect lunar material to help scientists learn more … Read more

Mystery monolith vanishes in Romania; alien action or local prank?

BUCHAREST: A shiny metal monolith vanished on Tuesday from Romania`s mountainous Neamt county, four days after its sudden appearance close to an ancient Dacian fortress sparked speculation it may be related to a mystery structure seen in the United States. A similar alien-looking pillar, was spotted in a Utah desert in the United States about … Read more

Explained: How China is using digital banking currency as tool of surveillance

Surveillance and total control have always been a major goal of the Chinese Communist Party, China’s Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), which is also commonly known as ‘DC/EP’ is also another way in which it could increase the scope of that control. The CBDC is a form of digital fiat money – a currency established … Read more

Underworld don Dawood Ibrahim's rumoured girlfriend Mehwish Hayat wants to marry this Pakistani politician

It seems that underworld don Dawood Ibrahim’s rumoured girlfriend Mehwish Hayat has fallen in love with a young Pakistani politician. The stunning Pakistani actress recently talked about her marriage in a TV interview. Mehwish, who is a Tamgha-e-Imtiaz recipient, shared views about what her ideal partner would be like. When the interviewer asked her what … Read more

Joe Biden, Kamala Harris extend greetings to Sikh community on Guru Nanak Jayanti, give this message

WASHINGTON: Sending their warmest wishes on the 551st birth anniversary of Guru Nanak Dev, President-elect Joe Biden and his deputy Kamala Harris on Monday (November 30) said the founder of Sikhism’s timeless and universal message of compassion and unity can inspire and help Americans heal as people and as a nation. “On this day, let … Read more

Novel coronavirus may enter brain via nose: Study

BERLIN: The novel coronavirus may enter the brain of people through the nose, according to a study published on Monday (November 30) that may help explain some of the neurological symptoms observed in COVID-19 patients, and inform diagnosis and measures to prevent infection. The research, published in the journal Nature Neuroscience, noted that SARS-CoV-2 not … Read more