As part of India’s socio-economic-cultural development partnership with its friendly neighbouring nation of Nepal, the Ministry of External Affairs has come forward to fund the restoration and reconstruction of 26 important cultural heritage sites of Nepal.
The anti-racist protests were followed by the murder of George Floyd, a 46-year-old African American man, after Derek Chauvin, a white police officer knelt on Floyd’s neck for almost nine minutes during the arrest in the previous day.
In a surprising and confusing development, Russia claimed on Tuesday that it had approved the world’s first COVID-19 vaccine
Yemen experienced several civil wars and military interventions in the past, none has had consequences as disastrous as the ongoing war. According to the United Nations, since 2015, the war has caused “over 233,000 deaths, including 131,000 from indirect causes such as lack of food, health services and infrastructure”.
The planet’s average surface temperature has risen about 1.62 degrees Fahrenheit (0.9 degrees Celsius) since the late 19th century, a change driven largely by increased carbon dioxide and other human-made emissions into the atmosphere.
Many countries around the world have implemented lockdown measures and conducting massive testing, while Japan managed the situation without taking such measures.
Three of the most active banks in financing oil exports from Ecuadorian amazon- an environmentally destructive industry with a long track record of trampling on indigenous people’s rights- have agreed to cease important parts of their financial supports after pressure from NGOs and a devastating oil spill in 2020.
Gross Domestic Product figures from the Office for National Statistics show the UK economy was in bad shape even before the pandemic.
In some cultures of south Asia, when a couple is married, the bride or her family pays a certain amount of money or property to the groom known as “Dowry”. In other words, it is the price that the family of the groom demands to admit the bride to their household.
The explosion on 4 August in Beirut has not only caused the deaths of dozens of people but has also cast a shadow over the future of a country already strongly affected
The management of the Covid-19 epidemic was disastrous in India. Poor prophylaxis, blocking of all land transport, which forced 460 million people to walk to work, false beliefs (yoga and cow urine in anti-Covid function).
The rampant escalation of COVID-19 outbreak, across the world, has acutely impacted almost everyone, in one way or the other, and triggered significant downside risks to the overall global economic outlook.
The Democratic Republic of Congo faces the worst threat of all the time amidst battling the global pandemic.
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After Bahrain, Sudan and the United Arab Emirates, Morocco has also decided to recognise the state of Israel.