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Russia to intensify 'hostile activity', warns Zelenskyy

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy warned earlier this week that Russia was likely to intensify its "hostile activity".

Global

1,037 companies have severed ties with Russia since Ukraine invasion, shows data

1,037 companies have left Russia and 438 others have reduced their operations in the country, since it began its military offensive in...

Global

What UK's new 'high potential visa' means for Indian students

Indian-origin UK Cabinet ministers Rishi Sunak and Priti Patel in a joint announcement new High Potential Individual (HPI) visa route for...

UK

Modi reiterates India’s Ukraine stand during Quad summit

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reiterated India's stand on the importance for ending hostilities, resumption of dialogue and diplomacy, in...

Global

Modi heads to France after Denmark trip

Global News: Prime Minister Narendra Modi headed to France after ending his Denmark visit

Global

India, Sweden vow to strengthen bilateral ties

News: India-Sweden bilateral ties. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on his second leg visit to three European nations, has met his...

Global

Macron begins second term as France President amid protests

Global News: People in France took to the streets after Emmanuel Macron was re-elected as the country’s President for the second term.

Global

India, EU vow to deepen trade, technology ties amid geopolitical shifts

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi and EU President Ursula von der Leyen have agreed to foster ties in trade, technology and security...

Global

Russian invasion has caused Ukraine to suffer: Austrian Chancellor to Putin

Austria's Chancellor Karl Nehammer has pointed out the alleged Russian atrocities in Ukraine during his meeting with Vladimir Putin. Russian...

Global

Russian artillery injures one in Ukraine's Luhansk, Dnipro attack

One person was injured after the Russian forces attack on shells into Ukraine’s Luhansk and Dnipro regions, causing a blaze, officials...

Global

US slaps sanctions on Putin’s daughters, Lavrov, lenders

The US has announced sanctions on Russian President Vladimir Putin's daughters, Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov and major banks, among...

Global

At UN, India calls for ban on weapons that may trigger mass deaths

India has underlined at the United Nations that diplomacy and dialogue between Russia and Ukraine would bring an end to the war and raised...

Global

Keep Ukraine military operations within humanitarian limits, NATO warns Russia

The North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) said that there were reports that Ukrainian civilians are being targeted by Russian forces and...

Global

Russia announces ceasefire in key Ukrainian cities today

Russia has announced a ceasefire in the major Ukranian cities of Kyiv, Mariupol, Kharkiv and Sumy from 10 am (Moscow time) today, according...

Global

Ukraine calls for NATO aid in call with US senators

Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskiy called for eastern Europe to provide Russian-made aircraft to Ukraine during a call with US senators...

Global

Mariupol evacuation postponed as Ukraine accuses Russia of breaking ceasefire: Reports

Russia declared a partial ceasefire in two war-hit Ukraine cities - including the strategic port city of Mariupol - to open humanitarian...

Global

Russia launches ‘full attack’ to invade Ukraine: 40 soldiers, 10 civilians reported killed

"This is a war of aggression. Ukraine will defend itself and will win. The world can and must stop Putin. The time to act is now." President...

Global

Italy bans leisure travellers from Singapore until January 31

Singapore residents will not be allowed to travel to Italy for leisure from today until January 31 next year, according to reports.

Travel

Indian-American economist Gita Gopinath set to leave IMF in January 2022

International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief economist Gita Gopinath will leave her post and return to Harvard University's economics department...

Global

UK to allow quarantine-free travel from US, EU from next week; India remains on red list

United Kingdom announced that fully-vaccinated travellers from the United States and European Union (EU) countries will be able to avoid a...

UK

EU rejects Britain's post-Brexit trade agreement request

The European Union has turned down UK's request to rewrite its previous agreement, including post-Brexit trade with Northern Ireland.

Global

England's Football Association condemns racist abuse against players following Euro loss

England's Football Association released a statement condeming the racist abuse against players Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka...

Other Sports

Singapore retains top spot for most liveable location for overseas workers: Report

Singapore has once again retained its place as the most liveable location for overseas workers, continuing a trend which stretches back to...

Singapore

Ten unique and unusual museums you didn’t know existed in Switzerland

Known for its stunning snowcapped Alps, gorgeous lakes, the melt-in-mouth chocolates and gastronomy, Switzerland is also known for some of...

Travel

Seven architectural wonders of Switzerland

A melting pot of different cultures, Switzerland’s uniquely diverse architectural styles reflect every major trend of European...

Travel