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Myanmar court defers verdicts in Suu...

Verdicts in Suu Kyi trial deferred to...

World

Tue, Nov 30 2021

The Nobel Peace laureate has been held incommunicado and on trial since June with court hearings behind...

New Twitter chief Parag Agrawal joins...

New Twitter chief joins ranks of India-born...

Technology

Tue, Nov 30 2021

Agrawal's appointment as CEO suggests Twitter has picked engineering as its top priority

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to step...

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey to step...

Business

Mon, Nov 29 2021

The company's board has been preparing for Dorsey's departure since last year

Myanmar seizes boat carrying 228...

Myanmar seizes boat carrying 228...

South-East Asia

Mon, Nov 29 2021

Images broadcast by the station showed people huddled together on the floor of a long wooden boat

India's parliament passes bill to repeal...

India's parliament passes bill to repeal...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 29 2021

Farmers have been protesting against the laws for more than a year

India steps up Covid-19 testing for...

India steps up Covid testing for international...

Coronavirus

Mon, Nov 29 2021

On arrival tests mandatory from December 1

Spread of Omicron variant forces nations...

Omicron forces nations to rethink plans...

Coronavirus

Mon, Nov 29 2021

Omicron is potentially more contagious than previous variants; appears with very mild symptoms

Omicron variant detected in more countries...

Omicron variant detected in more...

Coronavirus

Mon, Nov 29 2021

South African doctor, who was one of the first to suspect a different strain, says symptoms were so far...

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinstore enters...

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinstore enters...

Business

Sun, Nov 28 2021

Coinstore has launched its web and app platform and plans branches in Bangalore, New Delhi and Mumbai...

Amazon asks India antitrust body to...

Amazon asks India antitrust body to...

Business

Sun, Nov 28 2021

The approval for the deal was a "nullity in the eyes of law" as an arbitrator's order was...

Visa complains to US govt about India...

Visa complains to US govt about India...

Business

Sun, Nov 28 2021

In public, Visa has downplayed concerns about the rise of RuPay, which has been supported by public lobbying...

13 cases detected in Netherlands as...

Omicron: 13 cases detected in...

Europe

Sun, Nov 28 2021

First discovered in South Africa, the variant has since been detected in Britain, Germany, Italy, Belgium,...

New coronavirus variant Omicron keeps...

Omicron keeps spreading

World

Sun, Nov 28 2021

The discovery of Omicron sparks worries around the world that it could resist vaccinations and prolong...

Israel closes borders to all foreigners...

Israel closes borders to all...

World

Sun, Nov 28 2021

The country has so far confirmed one case of Omicron, with seven suspected cases

Australia to introduce new laws to force...

Australia plans laws to get rid of anonymous...

World

Sun, Nov 28 2021

Social media giants will have to provide details of users who post defamatory comments, says the prime...

China study warns of 'colossal' Covid-19...

'China risks colossal Covid outbreak...

East Asia

Sun, Nov 28 2021

Daily new cases will reach at least 630,000 if it adopts US's strategy, says study by Peking...

New Zealand MP cycles to hospital in...

NZ politician cycles to hospital in...

Oceania

Sun, Nov 28 2021

The island nation of 5 million already has a reputation for down-to-earth politicians

UK, Germany, Italy detect Omicron variant...

UK, Germany, Italy detect Omicron variant...

World

Sun, Nov 28 2021

Discovery of new coronavirus variant sparks global concern, wave of travel bans or curbs and sell-off...

Archaeologists find 800-year-old mummy...

800-year-old mummy found in Peru

South Asia

Sat, Nov 27 2021

The mummified remains were of a person from the culture that developed between the coast and mountains...

How worried should we be about the Omicron...

How worried should we be about the...

World

Sat, Nov 27 2021

The new variant has over 30 mutations in the part of the virus that current vaccines target

India tells public to shun Musk-backed...

India tells public to shun Musk-backed...

Business

Sat, Nov 27 2021

A government statement issued late on Friday said Starlink had been told to comply with regulations and...