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China's New Challenge Amid "Responsible" Kazakhstan Unrest: Energy Crisis

January 10, 2022
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Foreign ministers from oil-rich Gulf states arrived in Beijing on Monday for a five-day visit as turmoil in neighbouring Kazakhstan raises concerns about China's energy security. The officials from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain, as well as secretary general of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Nayef bin Falah | Read more|

Iran Minister Says Nuclear Talks On "Right Track"; On Deadline Says...

January 10, 2022
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Talks between Tehran and world powers to revive a 2015 nuclear accord are approaching a "good agreement" but reaching one soon depends on the other parties, Iran's foreign minister said on Sunday. "The initiatives of the Iranian side and the negotiations that have taken place have put us on the right track," Hossein Am | Read more|

Goa Minister Quits Before Polls: "BJP No More Party Of Common People"

January 10, 2022
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Goa minister Michael Lobo resigned today, just a month before polls in the state, and quit the BJP, saying it is "no longer a party for the common man". He may be headed to the Congress in a reversal of the trend of Congress MLAs crossing over to the ruling party in the past few years. | Read more|

UK army deployed to hospitals

January 8, 2022
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Military medics have been tasked with aiding the NHS after at least 24 hospital trusts declared critical incidents, amid staffing shortages that risk compromising their ability to care for patients and provide priority services. | Read more|

1,41,986 Covid Cases In India Today

January 8, 2022
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India reported 1,41,986 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, a week after the country crossed the 10,000 mark, as the virus continued to spread at an unprecedented pace, largely driven by the Omicron variant now present in 27 states. | Read more|

Sikh Taxi Driver Assaulted, His Turban Knocked Off At US Airport

January 8, 2022
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In yet another case of suspected hate crime, an Indian-origin Sikh taxi driver in the US has been assaulted by an unidentified man, who knocked off his turban and also used expletives against him outside the JFK International Airport, according to a video on social media. | Read more|

Covid-19: India records over 1 lakh cases for first time in 214 days

January 7, 2022
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India reported over 1 lakh daily Covid-19 cases for the first time in 214 days on Friday, taking the country’s total caseload to 3,52,26,386. With 30,836 recoveries, the active caseload stands 3,71,363. The death toll increased to 4,83,178 after 302 patients succumbed to the infection. | Read more|