FORMER MALDIVES PRESIDENT FLOWN TO GERMANY FOR TREATMENT AFTER SURVIVING ATTACK

Thu 13 May 2021: Mohamed Nasheed, ex-president of the Maldives and current parliamentary speaker, left for Germany to continue treatment for injuries caused by an assassination attempt, Maldivian news website Raajje.mv reported on Thursday. Nasheed was wounded on May 6 in an explosion near his house in the city of Male, the country’s capital. His […]

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MUMBAI COURT ISSUES SHOW CAUSE NOTICE TO FUGITIVE NIRAV MODI IN PNB SCAM

Thu 13 May 2021: A special court in Mumbai has issued a public notice to fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, wanted in India for alleged fraud and money laundering in the PNB scam case, asking why his properties should not be confiscated under the Fugitive Economic Offenders (FEO) Act. Special Judge VC Barde has also asked […]

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NUMBER OF COVID-19 CASES IN INDIA RISES BY 362,727 OVER PAST 24 HOURS

Thu 13 May 2021: India has confirmed 362,727 new cases of the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, with the total number of those infected having reached 23,703,665, the country’s Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said on Thursday. The death toll from the disease has reached 258,317 people, with 4,120 new fatalities being recorded […]

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US STATE DEPARTMENT HINTS AT ISIS INVOLVEMENT IN AFGHAN GIRLS SCHOOL BOMBING

Mon 10 May 2021:  The Islamic State group may be behind the recent bombing of a girls’ school in the Afghan capital Kabul, State Department spokesperson Ned price said on Monday. “The circumstances of the bombing over the weekend, they are not yet crystal clear . .. there are some indications this may have been […]

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