New Delhi, February 1 : The National Platform for the Rights of the Disabled (NPRD) has issued the following statement:
The utter lack of concern towards issues concerning the disabled was very much evident in the budget speech delivered by the stop-gap Finance Minister, Piyush Goyal. Not once during his entire speech containi... read more
Caracas, January 31 : On Thursday the Italian Government withdrew from the position assumed by the European Parliament and informed that it does not recognize Juan Guaido as "president in charge" of Venezuela.
"Italy does not recognize the self-proclaimed President Juan Guaido,&quo... read more
Paris, Feb 2 : France's yellow vest protesters are taking to the streets to keep pressure on French President Emmanuel Macron's government, for the 12th straight weekend of demonstrations.
Multiple protests are planned Saturday in Paris and other cities to denounce Macron's economic policies, seen by critics as favouring... read more
Washington, Feb 2 : US President Donald Trump has said he is getting closer to declaring a national emergency to secure funding for a wall along the country's southern Mexico border to prevent illegal immigrants from entering America...... read more
Moscow, Feb 2 : President Vladimir Putin on Saturday said Russia was suspending its participation in a key Cold War-era missile treaty in a mirror response to a US move the day before, agencies reported...... read more
Guatemala City, Feb 2 : A 6.5-magnitude earthquake has shaken Mexico and Guatemala, leaving three people injured and causing infrastructure damage, authorities said..... read more
Washington, Feb 2 : The Indian embassy in the US has opened a 24/7 hotline to assist 129 Indian students arrested by the American authorities in the "pay-and-stay" university visa scam, officials have said..... read more
New York, Feb 2 : General Motors is expected to lay off about 4,000 salaried workers under a reorganisation announced late last year, a person familiar with the matter has said..... read more