Demand up, govt procurement of Punjab wheat hits 15-yr low

Authorities wheat procurement in Punjab is about to fall to a 15-year low, with non-public purchases more likely to cross 5 lakh tonnes (lt) for the primary time since 2007. This comes on the again of rising export and home market demand, fuelled by the Russia-Ukraine warfare, and decrease crop yields as a result of … Read more

Modi ‘intervened a number of occasions’ with Putin throughout warfare on Ukraine: Boris Johnson

Underlining that India and UK are sticking collectively and confronting their “shared anxieties” in regards to the “autocratic coercion” all over the world, visiting Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Friday mentioned that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has “intervened a number of occasions” with Russian President Vladimir Putin “to ask him what on earth he thinks … Read more

Delhi labs detect new Omicron sub-variant, authorities but to substantiate

Genome sequencing laboratories in Delhi have detected a variant of the Omicron sub-variant BA.2—whose emergence was first introduced by the New York well being division—which has a 23-27 per cent development benefit over the unique sub-variant. The samples that examined optimistic for the brand new sub-variant (BA.2.12.1) have been despatched to the nation’s apex Covid-19 … Read more

UK PM visits Sabarmati Ashram, JCB unit; says perceive Delhi’s ties with Moscow

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson arrived in Ahmedabad on Thursday as a part of his two-day India journey and visited the famous Sabarmati Ashram and met industrialist Gautam Adani, a day earlier than his formal talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on key worldwide and bilateral points in New Delhi. That is the primary go … Read more

‘Slim-minded politics’: India condemns US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar’s go to to PoK

As US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar visited Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), India Thursday condemned the go to and mentioned her “narrow-minded politics” violated its “territorial integrity and sovereignty”. Omar is on a four-day go to to Pakistan from April 20 to April 24 the place she met Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif and former PM Imran Khan, … Read more

Pakistan ‘drowning’ in debt: Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif warns

Pakistan was “drowning” in debt and it was the brand new authorities’s job to “sail this ship ashore,” Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif stated on Wednesday after chairing the primary Cupboard assembly since assuming workplace. Sharif’s 34-member Cabinet – a mix of experience and fresh blood – was sworn in on Tuesday after a number of … Read more

Boris Johnson begins go to to India at this time, offers price £1 billion on desk

As British Prime Minister Boris Johnson lands in Ahmedabad on Thursday for the beginning of a two-day go to to India, UK and Indian companies are set to announce investments and export offers price over £1 billion, in areas from software program engineering to well being. Science and tech collaborations, together with a digital well … Read more

Defined: Why Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa Mosque has been a web site of frequent clashes

Tensions flared at Jerusalem’s al-Aqsa Mosque compound on Sunday, resulting in clashes that left 17 Palestinians wounded. The unrest occurred simply two days after a minimum of 152 Palestinians were injured throughout clashes with Israeli riot police on Friday. The violence occurred through the Jewish competition of Passover, which coincided with the Muslims observing Ramzan. … Read more

Lynching of Sri Lankan supervisor by Pakistani mob was anti-Islam: Court docket

A Pakistani mob lynching of a Sri Lankan manager of a garment manufacturing unit who was accused of blasphemy was an act towards the Islamic faith, a court docket mentioned in an in depth ruling on Tuesday. The anti-terrorism court docket had on Monday sentenced six males to demise, 9 to life in jail, one … Read more

Defined: A far-right rally left Sweden burning. What sparked off the protests?

Sweden has been hit by a number of days of unrest and protests, sparked by a far-right group’s plans to burn copies of the Quran. The protests began after the chief of the anti-immigration and anti-Islam group Stram Kurs, the Danish-Swedish politician Rasmus Paludan introduced his plans of burning the Quran. Whereas the demonstrations had … Read more