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Two Indian origin journalists among Pulitzer Prize winners for 2021

Two Indian origin journalists are among the winners of the Pulitzer Prizes for the year 2021. Megha Rajagopalan, a journalist working for...


US pushes for new alliances with India, NATO in bid to compete with China

US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has asked his Democratic colleagues to draft a legislative package to "outcompete" China, create new...


WHO investigative team arrives in Wuhan from Singapore

A team of experts from the World Health Organisation (WHO) arrived in Wuhan today to start a probe into the origins of the coronavirus, even...


Indian-American lawmaker says 'US stands with India' with respects to China

Influential Indian-American lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi has expressed concern over reports of China's continuing construction activities...


China wants to constrain US ties, sees India as rival: US State Department

China perceives a “rising India as a rival” and wants to constrain its strategic partnership with the US, its allies and other...


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...


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...


Trump and Modi both larger than life figures, says US-VP Pence

United States Vice President Mike Pence gave a thumbs up to the US-India relationship, stating that the “best was yet to come."


Pompeo cites India banning Chinese apps, tells Senate 'tide is turning against China

United States Secretary of State Michael Pompeo yesterday cited India's banning of Chineses apps as an indication that US efforts to lead an...


US ready to stand with India against Chinese aggression, says Indian-American lawmaker Raja Krishnamoorthi

Indian-American Congressman Raja Krishnamoorthi said that the United States stands with its friends, partners and allies like India against...


Kishore Mahbubani spearheads Asian Peace Programme, first policy paper focuses on India-China conflict

The Asia Research Institute (ARI) at National University of Singapore (NUS) has announced the launch of the Asian Peace Programme (APP) to...


India bans 60 Chinese apps following border dispute

Amid escalating border tensions with China, India’s government has banned nearly 60 Chinese mobile apps, including popular video-sharing...


No plan to drop Chinese company as title sponsor of IPL: BCCI

The BCCI has said that it is open to reviewing the sponsorship policy for next year but right now has no plans to cancel its association...


India may evacuate citizens from COVID-19 hit Wuhan tomorrow

According to Union Health ministry officials, India is likely to send a military transport aircraft to the coronavirus-hit Wuhan on...


China declares 'people's war' against coronavirus

Chinese President Xi Jinping declared a "people's war" against the fast-spreading coronavirus and said the whole nation is working as one to...


6 new novel coronavirus cases in Singapore, including first human-to-human transmissions in the country

The six new cases bring the total number of infected in Singapore to 24.


Educational institutions in the UAE to follow strict coronavirus guidelines

UAE authorities have issued strict coronavirus related guidelines for schools across the country


Novel coronavirus: India suspends e-visas from China, issues travel advisory as second group of evacuees return

The Indian government on Sunday issued a new travel advisory asking people to refrain from travelling to China and temporarily suspended...


Wuhan coronavirus: First death outside of China, India confirms third case and other updates

The Wuhan coronavirus has infected over 170 people outside of mainland China in over 20 countries.


Novel coronavirus death toll crosses SARS fatalities in China

Chinese authorities have instituted a complete lockdown of the coastal city of Wenzhou, which is 800 kilometers away from Wuhan.


324 Indians evacuated from novel coronavirus-hit Wuhan

Screening process to begin at the Indira Gandhi International airport, followed by a detailed screening at the quarantine facility set up...


As Wuhan coronavirus toll crosses 300, WHO declares it a global health emergency

WHO has advised countries around the world to “be prepared for containment, including active surveillance, early detection, isolation and...


Countries scramble to evacuate citizens from novel coronavirus-hit Wuhan

Singapore, Japan and the US are among countries that have already begun the evacuation of their citizens from Wuhan, China.


Wuhan coronavirus spreads to 21 countries outside Mainland China with India, UAE reporting first cases

A full list of places outside mainland China with confirmed cases of the Wuhan coronavirus as of January 30, 2020.


As schools reopen, Singapore steps in with strict measures to counter the Wuhan virus

If you are the parent of school-going children in Singapore, here's what you need to know about the measures being taken by schools upon the...