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WHO head warns that Omicron may be less severe but not mild

WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said that the Covid’s Omicron strain may be less severe as compared to Delta, but should not be...

Covid-19

Kazakhstan enforces emergency after clashes over rise in fuel prices

Kazakhstan has imposed a state of emergency across the country after protests flared up into clashes over rising fuel prices, that witnessed...

Global

WHO still recommending 14-day COVID quarantine: Report

Breaking News: The World Health Organisation (WHO) still recommends a 14-day quarantine, an official from the organisation told a press...

Covid-19

New COVID strain IHU has more mutations than Omicron

France has detected a COVID variant named IHU, which scientists said that it has more mutations than the Omicron variant.

Covid-19

'Tsunami' of Omicron cases worldwide set to overwhelm healthcare systems: WHO chief

A COVID variant-driven "tsunami" threatens to overwhelm healthcare systems across the world, the WHO said yesterday as data showed cases...

Covid-19

Too soon to tell if Omicron worse than Delta: WHO

A World Health Organisation official stated that the organisation does not yet have enough data on the new Omicron variant of the...

Covid-19

Reasons why you should join the OnMilwaukee OnVacay trip to Mexico

You should consider packing your bags and travelling to Mexico with OnMilwaukee.

Travel

Singapore world's second most expensive city to live in; Tel Aviv tops the list

According to the data released by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), Singapore has become the world's second most expensive city to live...

Global

Harvard tops US News Global Universities Ranking 2022; NUS, NTU 2nd and 3rd in Asia

The National University of Singapore (NUS) and Nanyang Technology University (NTU) ranked second and third respectively in Asia in the US...

Global

Taliban celebrate triumph as last US troops exit Afghanistan

The United States completed its military retreat from Afghanistan on Monday, ending its longest war to cries of shame at home and...

USA

Four-nation Malabar exercise kicks off

The high-voltage Malabar exercise featuring the navies of India, US, Japan and Australia began off the Guam coast yesterday amid concerns...

Global

Dozens of civilians, 12 US troops killed in attacks outside Kabul airport: Reports

At least 15 people, including three US military personnel, were reported injured and an unknown number of casualties in a bomb blast outside...

Global

US, India, Canada pull citizens, embassy staff out of Afghanistan

US, India and Canada are among the nations pulling out their citizens and embassy personnel from Afghanistan as Taliban entered the capital...

Global

Singapore ranks first, India among top five risers in Global Youth Development Index

Singapore ranked first in the world while India at rank 122 was among the top five risers in the latest Global Youth Development Index...

Global

Despite COVID, International Baccalaureate pass percentage jumps from 85 to 89 in May 2021 results

Nearly 89 per cent of over 170,000 students enrolled in the International Baccalaureate (IB) globally have recently received their IB...

Education

Singapore drops in global cost of living rankings for expats: ECA International report

Singapore has dropped by one place to be in the 13th position in the global cost of living rankings, but remains in the top 10 most...

Singapore

Farmers protests: Tensions running high among Indian diaspora as India, US governments condemn destruction of Gandhi statue in US

The ongoing farmers' protests in India have seen an escalation in the past few days, with international celebrities and diaspora groups...

Global

Singapore expresses grave concern over coup by military in Myanmar

Singapore expresses grave concern over coup by Myanmar's military in Myanmar

Global

Singapore and India Reaffirm Strong and Long-standing Defence Relations at 5th Defence Ministers' Dialogue

Singapore’s Minister for Defence Dr Ng Eng Hen and India’s Minister of Defence Rajnath Singh co-chaired the 5th India-Singapore Defence...

Global

US, UK produce more plastic waste per person than India: Report

The United States and United Kingdom produce more plastic waste per person than any other major countries in the world, according to new...

Global

China gaining on US, India fourth in Asian power index, says report

According to a report on division of national influences in the Asia-Pacific, China is closing in on the US as the most powerful country in...

Global

Harvard University tops US News and World Report's Global University Rankings 2021

In the 2021 US News and World Report Global University Rankings published today, the United States' Harvard University secured the first...

Global

Former Indian High Commissioner to Singapore Jawed Ashraf takes charge as envoy to France

The 1991 batch IFS officer succeeds Vinay Kwatra (1988 batch).

Global

Nirav Modi's assets worth INR 329 crore in UK, UAE and India seized

India's Enforcement Directorate (ED) has confiscated fugitive diamantaire Nirava Modi’s properties worth INR 329.66 crore in Mumbai,...

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