Foodgrain production may be 1.6% higher in 2021-22 (1)
ET BureauLast Updated: Aug 17, 2022, 11:18 PM IST Share Synopsis "The production during 2021-22 is higher by 25 million tonnes than the previous five years' (2016-17 to 2020-21) average production of foodgrains," the ministry said in a statement. ET Bureau India is likely to produce 315,72 million tonnes of foodgrains in 2021-22, 1.6% higher than in the previous year, with an expected record production
WHO Chief Calls Tigray Worst Humanitarian, Man-made Disaster on Earth (1)
August 17, 2022 3:40 PM Lisa Schlein GENEVA - The director-general of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, said Wednesday that Ethiopia's conflict-ridden province of Tigray is the worst humanitarian and man-made disaster on Earth. The WHO chief said more than 6 million people in Tigray have been under siege by Ethiopia and Eritrea for nearly two years.
Chinese cars conquer Kazakhstan as Russian imports end (1)
Within months of entering the Kazakh market last year, Chery became a top seller. / Chery. By Almaz Kumenov for Eurasianet August 17, 2022 Chinese carmakers are seizing market share in Kazakhstan amid shortages of cars and parts from Russia due to sanctions. Astana Motors, a dealer with outlets across the country, announced last week it would soon begin importing units from Chongqing-based manufacturer
Only absolute transparency and controlled situation at and around ZNPP can guarantee return to normal nuclear safety - address of President of Ukraine (1)
17 August 2022 - 21:41 Dear Ukrainians! Diplomacy in the interests of our country is very active these days. First of all, today a ceremony of presenting credentials to the new ambassadors of foreign countries who arrived to work in our capital was held in the Sophia of Kyiv.
Man, 77, visiting Milwaukee with his wife falls to his death after drawbridge opens (1)
Syndication: Journal Sentinel (Mike De Sisti / USA Today Network) (Mike De Sisti) Minyvonne Burke August 17, 2022, 5:12 PM A 77-year-old man visiting Milwaukee with his wife was killed this week when the drawbridge he was walking across began to open, causing him to plunge to his death. Richard Charles Dujardin, of Providence, Rhode Island, was about halfway across a bridge near Kilbourn Avenue and Riverwalk Walk on Monday when it
OpenText CEO sees opportunity as economic 'poly-crisis' weighs on tech sector (1)
OpenText is planning to grow its workforce as other tech companies cut back amid fears of an economic downturn Author of the article: The Logic Murad Hemmadi Aug 17, 2022 o Mark Barrenechea, CEO of OpenText, at the company's office in Ottawa in 2016.
Boxer Joshua brushes off 'nonsense' retirement talk (1)
Heavyweight boxer Anthony Joshua called retirement speculation "nonsense" on Wednesday after suggestions he could hang up his gloves if he loses to Oleksandr Usyk again this week. Joshua, 32, is bidding to reclaim the world titles he lost to Ukraine's Usyk, who beat the Briton by unanimous decision in London last September. Some experts have said a third professional defeat could end the career of
17.08.22 22:54 Russia is not interested in negotiations, it is interested in full domination in Ukraine, - Zelensky (1)
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky believes that Russia speaks the language of ultimatums. "They were capturing and torturing our people and then issuing an ultimatum - what else do we need to do, after which they won't go back," he said Wednesday, speaking to students at Chilean educational institutions, reports Censor.NЕТ with reference to рress service of Head of State. "They are not interested in any intermediaries.
SC slams Centre for 'careless, casual' approach towards lawful mining lease holder, imposes Rs one lakh cost (1)
ANI | Updated: Aug 17, 2022 23:42 IST New Delhi [India], August 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday criticised the coal-ministry">Union Coal Ministry for its "careless, callous and casual" approach in dealing with a lawful mining lease holder, and imposed a fine of Rs one lakh on the Centre. A bench of Chief Justice of India NV Ramana, Justices Krishna Murari and Hima Kohli said that the Ministry is not entitled to claim payment of an
McCarthy aide reacts to Liz Cheney attack with 'ironic' Dick Cheney quote (1)
Oops! Something went wrong. Please try again later. Oops! Something went wrong. Please try again later. Timothy Nerozzi, Kelly Phares August 17, 2022, 8:36 PM In this article: Oops! Something went wrong. Please try again later. Oops! Something went wrong. Please try again later. Liz Cheney American politician Dick Cheney 46th Vice President of the United States House Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy's office brushed off a disparaging