INTERNATIONAL AWAAZ

Germany puts major restrictions on unvaccinated

WEB DESK Germany’s national and regional leaders have agreed to bar unvaccinated people from much of public life in a bid to fend off a fourth wave of COVID-19. Outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel described the far-reaching measures as an act of “national solidarity”. Vaccinations could be made mandatory by February, the chancellor added. Germany’s fourth … Continue reading Germany puts major restrictions on unvaccinated

North Korea’s Kim Jong Un warns of ‘very giant struggle’ next year to boost different sectors: State media

WEB DESK North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has said the country must be prepared for a very giant struggle next year to continue to make progress in areas including defence, agriculture, and construction. This was reported by the state media today. Kim made the remarks at a meeting of the central committee of the … Continue reading North Korea’s Kim Jong Un warns of ‘very giant struggle’ next year to boost different sectors: State media

Afghanistan people need essential items to survive freezing winter: OCHA

WEB DESK United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affair has said that temperatures have already dipped below zero in Afghanistan and people are in need of winter clothing, emergency shelter, heating, and fuel, as well as rental support. Speaking at a press conference, Stéphane Dujarric, spokesman for secretary-general António Guterres said, recently, the … Continue reading Afghanistan people need essential items to survive freezing winter: OCHA

Russian Prez Vladimir Putin to visit Delhi on Dec 6; to attend 21st India-Russia Annual Summit

WEB DESK External Affairs Ministry has said that the visit of Russian President Vladimir Putin will take place on 6th of December of this month. It said, President Putin will be here for the 21st India-Russia Annual Summit and series of meetings will take place between India and Russia. In a media briefing today, Official … Continue reading Russian Prez Vladimir Putin to visit Delhi on Dec 6; to attend 21st India-Russia Annual Summit

South Sudan to end child marriages by 2030

WEB DESK South Sudan’s Government has promised to end child marriage by 2030 in line with the African Union’s campaign to end child marriages in the continent. Paramount chiefs from 10 regional states and the three administrative areas are meeting in the capital, Juba, for the second national conference on ending child marriages. Among the … Continue reading South Sudan to end child marriages by 2030

Japan eases blanket ban on new incoming flight bookings

WEB DESK Japan has softened its suspension of all new incoming flight bookings to make it easier for citizens to return, the government said today, a day after it announced the move prompted by worries about the Omicron Corona virus variant. The Transport Ministry abruptly said yesterday, it was asking airlines to stop taking all … Continue reading Japan eases blanket ban on new incoming flight bookings

5 officials working for Nigeria’s Borno State Ministry abducted by suspected militants linked to Iswap

WEB DESK At least five officials working for Nigeria’s Borno State Ministry of works were abducted by suspected militants linked to the Islamic State West African Province (Iswap) yesterday. Borno State’s Commissioner for Works Yerima Saleh confirmed the incident and said three vehicles, including a Toyota Hilux and two tippers, were also seized by the … Continue reading 5 officials working for Nigeria’s Borno State Ministry abducted by suspected militants linked to Iswap

Bangladesh: Plane makes emergency landing after bomb hoax

WEB DESK A Malaysian airlines flight made an emergency landing at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in Dhaka late on Wednesday night after a hoax bomb call. The Civil Aviation Authority of Bangladesh (CAAB) later announced that the threat appeared to be ‘unfounded’ after a thorough search of passengers, luggage and the aircraft at … Continue reading Bangladesh: Plane makes emergency landing after bomb hoax

Young leaders from 8 countries praise Indian democratic ethos

ASHOK B SHARMA / New Delhi A delegation from eight different countries concluded their week-long stay in India. The delegates were from Bhutan, Jamaica, Malaysia, Poland, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Tanzania and Uzbekistan. The 19’member delegation narrated their individual experience to the media persons. They lauded the democratic ethos of India, its culture and tradition. The … Continue reading Young leaders from 8 countries praise Indian democratic ethos

South African health officials urge public not to panic over emergence of new Omicron variant of coronavirus

AMN/ WEB DESK South African health officials urged the public not to panic over the emergence of the new Omicron variant of the coronavirus, which appears to be driving a new wave of cases in the country. It is still too soon, they said, to make solid assessments of whether Omicron has a higher rate … Continue reading South African health officials urge public not to panic over emergence of new Omicron variant of coronavirus

SPORTS

India dethrone New Zealand to reclaim top spot in ICC Test Rankings

AMN India beat New Zealand by 372 runs in the second test at Mumbai to win the two-match series 1-0. India ...

US announces diplomatic boycott of 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing

AMN / WEB DESK The US has announced a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. The ...

France beats India 3-1 to bag bronze in Junior Hockey World Cup

Harpal Singh Bedi / Bhubaneswar India closed its campaign, as it opened, losing to France 1-3 to finish poo ...

خبرنامہ

“اردو کے فروغ کیلئے”ہم ایک ہیں

بھوپالاردو کے درپیش حالات کو مدنظر رکھتے ہوئے ”ہم ایک ہیں“ک ...

بھارت کورونا کی نئی قسم اومکرون سے نمٹنے کیلئے پوری طرح تیار ہے: منسکھ مانڈویا

AMN صحت کے مرکزی وزیر ڈاکٹر منسکھ مانڈویا نے کہاہے کہ کورونا ...

کمالا ہیرس پچاسی85 منٹ کے لیےامریکا کی پہلی قائم مقام خاتون صدر بنیں

کمالا ہیرس تھوڑی دیر کے لیے ہی صحیح امریکی تاریخ میں صدارتی ا ...

MARQUEE

Positive parenting vital for protecting children: NCPCR

Staff Reporter National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) Member Pragna Parande has said th ...

Google Doodle Honours Poet, Freedom Fighter Subhadra Kumari Chauhan

WEB DESKOn the occasion of the Indian activist and author's 117th birth anniversary,Google Doodle on Monday, 1 ...