India’s federal police will soon file fresh charges in the $2 billion Punjab National Bank (PNB) (PNBK.NS) fraud case and detail how the alleged wrongdoing was carried out, according to a source with direct knowledge of the matter.
Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyed Ali Khamenei has pardoned or commuted the sentences of 3,552 Iranian convicts on the eve of the auspicious occasion of the birth anniversary of Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) and the sixth Imam of Shia.
Former Ambassador of Iran to Ireland said on Thursday that the goal of Iran’s foreign policy is to foster regional convergence, which means more confidence, more trade, and greater engagement among the regional states.
Democrat Joe Biden would invest $1.3 trillion over a decade on electric car charging stations, high-speed railroads, clean-energy research and other public infrastructure if he is elected US president next year, his campaign said on Thursday.
Human rights groups in Latin America have filed a case against Myanmar’s de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and members of the country’s military to hold them accountable for the state-sponsored atrocities perpetrated against the Rohingya Muslim minority group.
Official weather forecasts for Australia out on Thursday showed no substantial rains for at least three months, providing grim news as firefighters battle to get more than 100 bushfires raging across the east coast under control.
A 19-year-old male student has shot and killed a fellow student and wounded three others at a vocational college in Russia’s Far East on Thursday before committing suicide, Russian investigators said in a statement.
State airline South African Airways (SAA) has canceled “nearly all” flights scheduled for Friday because of a strike over wage increases planned by a majority of employees, television news channel eNCA said.
Anti-government protesters paralyzed parts of Hong Kong for a fourth day on Thursday, forcing school closures and blocking highways and other transport links to disrupt the financial hub amid a marked escalation of violence.
United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in his message to the World Diabetes Day on November 14 announced that 420m people suffer from diabetes worldwide and that the UN will ensure supply of life-saving insulin to support them.
Modi and Xi held talks on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS Summit on Wednesday in the Brazilian capital city of Brasilia. The two leaders were meeting a month after their second informal summit held in Chennai in October.