New York: A new mechanism launched on Thursday aims to speed up action so that people everywhere will have access to water and sanitation by the end of the decade, in line with the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). more
Professor charged for illegally using US grants to aid Chinese research - Justice Dept

Washignton/Sputnik:  A professor at a US university has been charged for allegedly using US grant funds to develop China's expertise in the areas of rheumatology and immunol ...

Illegal trade in fake or faulty COVID-19 products booming, new UN research reveals

New York: A surge in demand for medical products to combat COVID-19 has led to a jump in the trafficking of substandard and faulty merchandise, according to new UN research published on W ...

US military to stand strongly with India in clash with China: White House official

Washington: Amid border clashes between India and China and raging tension, a top White House aide has said that the US military will stand strong with New Delhi.

Car bomb detonated near security check post in Afghanistan's Maidan Wardak

Kabul: A blast rocked a neighbourhood in Afghanistan after a car bomb was detonated near a security checkpost.

Spain: Police apprehend 2 persons for smuggling dual-use equipment to Pakistani military companies

Madrid: The Spanish Police have apprehended two people on charges of smuggling dual-use equipment and technology to Pakistani military companies, media reports said.

'Communist China terrorist': Tibetan cycle rally against Beijing cheers for India

Geneva: In more support for New Delhi and booes for Beijing, several Tibetians held a cycle rally against China calling the country's Communist Party "terrorist" besides che ...

Two police officers killed in bomb blast in Somali capital

Mogadishu/Xinhua: A huge blast in the Somali capital of Mogadishu killed two police officers and injured one other early Wednesday.

Protesters, police clash near Serbian Parliament over Covid-19 curfew

Belgrade: Several police personnel and citizens were hurt in riots that broke outside the Serbian Parliament on Tuesday.

Roadside mine blast kills district police chief in Afghanistan

Kabul: A roadside mine blast killed a local police chief in Afghanistan's Ghazni on Wednesday.