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'Best deal': Jaishankar defends India's crude oil imports from Russia (2)
Wednesday 17/August/2022 11:00 AM By: ANI Bangkok: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar who is in Thailand to attend the 9th India-Thailand Joint Commission Meeting defended India's crude oil imports from Russia by terming it the 'Best deal' for the country. Addressing the Indian community in Bangkok, he discussed the surge in energy prices across the world due to the Russia-Ukraine war and said, "We
August 17, 202210:48 PM UTC Argentine official visits neighbors to bolster Falklands claim (2)
Reuters Argentine Secretary for Falklands (Malvinas) affairs Guillermo Carmona attends an interview with Reuters in Brasilia, Brazil August 17, 2022. REUTERS/Adriano Machado Read More Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register BRASILIA, Aug 17 (Reuters) - The global geopolitical situation shaped by the war in Ukraine is an opportunity for Argentina to continue adding support for its sovereignty claim over British-run Falkland Islands, an
CCTV+: Xi visits northeast China's Liaoning, stressing industrial restructuring, flood control USA - English (1)
News provided by CCTV+ Aug 17, 2022, 03:15 ET Share this article BEIJING, Aug. 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ - Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday afternoon inspected the city of Jinzhou, northeast China's Liaoning Province, stressing importance of accelerating industrial restructuring and taking solid measures for flood control. Continue Reading Xi, also general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central
Noida twin towers: FIR against 3 former fire officers over NOC to illegal structures (1)
PTILast Updated: Aug 17, 2022, 01:32 PM IST Share Synopsis The nearly 100-metre tall twin towers in Noida's Sector 93A are scheduled for demolition on August 28 in pursuance of a Supreme Court order that found the structures had come up in violation of building norms. Agencies An FIR has been lodged against three former chief fire officers (CFOs) of Gautam Buddh Nagar over alleged irregularities in providing no objection
Fritz overpowers Kyrgios in Cincinnati (2)
18 Aug 2022 06:17AM (Updated: 18 Aug 2022 06:17AM) Bookmark Bookmark Share WhatsApp Telegram Facebook Twitter Email LinkedIn Taylor Fritz blasted his way to a 6-3 6-2 win over Australian Nick Kyrgios on Wednesday and a place in the Cincinnati Open third round. In a clash of big servers, it was the American number one who came out on top, sending down 16 aces against a misfiring Kyrgios who hit just seven and offset most of those with six double faults.
Roundup: UK inflation hits fresh high with cost-of-living crisis worsening (3)
Xinhua 18 Aug 2022, 02:49 GMT+10 LONDON, Aug. 17 (Xinhua) - The inflation rate in the United Kingdom (UK) soared to a new 40-year high in July, official data showed Wednesday.
Mali accuses France of sending weapons to armed groups (1)
In a letter to the UN, Malian official accuses France of arming non-state actors, as Paris rejects the allegation. Foreign Minister Abdoulaye Diop said Mali's airspace has been breached more than 50 times this year, mostly by French forces [File: Yuri KAadobnov/Pool via AFP] Published On 17 Aug 2022 Mali has accused France of violating its airspace and delivering weapons to armed groups, the latest in a barrage of accusations that have strained the
Velayati: China; Iran's strategic ally (1)
Wednesday, 17 August 2022 11:06 Tehran(IP)- The senior adviser to the Leader in international affairs in the meeting with the Chinese ambassador in Tehran emphasized that China is a strategic ally of Iran. Iran Press/ Iran news: "Ali Akbar Velayati," the senior adviser to the Leader in international affairs, met with the Chinese ambassador to Tehran, "Chang Hua," and discussed bilateral relations and regional and international issues.
US Air Force seeks to extend winning streak in hypersonic weapon tests (1)
By Courtney Albon Aug 17, 05:53 PM A B-52H Stratofortress assigned to the 419th Flight Test Squadron is prepared to conduct flight test of the hypersonic AGM-183A Air-launched Rapid Response Weapon at Edwards Air Force Base, California, Aug.
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