Category: World

British Queen approves new appointments to Government

Newsroom24x7 Network London: The British Queen has approved the  appointment of Penny Mordaunt MP as Secretary of State for International Development in place of Priti Patel, who had to resign following her controversial meetings with Israeli leaders and businessmen. Priti Patel had kept Theresa May, the British Prime Minister, in dark about her engagements with

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Myanmar’s refugee crisis is immense: More than 600,000 have been displaced from their homes

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The scale of Myanmar’s refugee crisis is immense: more than 600,000 have been displaced from their homes since 25 August 2017. The conditions are tough. People are suffering. This was pointed out at a press briefing here on 7 November 2017 by Simon Henshaw, the US Acting Assistant Secretary, Bureau of

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Australia Diary: Beautiful Lose Weight Gold 30 capsules pose a serious risk to your health

Newsroom24x7 Network The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) of Australia has tested a product labelled Beautiful Lose Weight Gold 30 capsules and found that the capsules contain the undeclared substances sibutramine and phenolphthalein. Consumers have been advised that sibutramine is a prescription-only medicine (which was the active ingredient in Reductil). It was withdrawn in October 2010 after

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Panama Papers point to Trump-Russia links, high profile Indian names also figure in the list

Newsroom24x7 Network A set of 13.4 million electronic documents, known as Paradise Papers, that relate to offshore investment including even those that could have been used to avoid taxation, have come into the public domain. The Paradise Papers trace their origin to the offshore law firm Appleby, corporate services providers Estera and Asiaciti Trust, and

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Uzbek man in custody for deadliest terror attack on NY City since 9/11

Newsroom24x7 Network New York City: A man rammed a rental pickup into a pedestrian and bike path along the Hudson River in Lower Manhattan here on Tuesday, killing eight and injuring 11 others. This is being described as the deadliest terror attack on NY city since 9/11. The terror suspect, who was shot and injured

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Shivraj to address Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Forum in Washington DC

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The Chief Minister of the central Indian State of Madhya Pradesh Shivraj Singh Chouhan will deliver the keynote address at a special function to be held under the auspices of Pandit Deendayal Upadhyay Forum here. Chouhan has also been invited by US- India Business Strategic Forum. He left Delhi for the

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National Energy Guarantee will ensure affordable and reliable power: Malcolm Turnbull

Newsroom24x7 Network Canberra: Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull has said that National Energy Guarantee will ensure people have affordable power that is reliable. We keep the lights on and we can afford to keep them on – and that we meet our international commitments under the Paris Agreement to cut our emissions. In other

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Australian Minister lays ephasis on safety standards for exercise bikes and treadmills

Newsroom24x7 Network Canberra: Australia’s Minister for Small Business Michael McCormack has said that one of his highest priorities is Australian consumers’ safety. Exercise cycle designs which were common before the standard was introduced in 1994 were typically chain-driven and used fan-style wheel spokes to create resistance, both of which were major causes of injuries. – Michael

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Mohammed bin Rashid launches UAE Strategy for Artificial Intelligence

Newsroom24x7 Network Dubai: Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Rashid Al Maktoum, has launched the UAE Strategy for Artificial Intelligence, which aims to speed up government’s performance, and create conducive creative environment with highly productivity. The strategy is part of the UAE Centennial 2071 objectives. This is the first

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Heavily armed gunman opens fire kills 55, injures 100s in Las Vegas

Newsroom24x7 Network Las Vegas: A heavily armed gunman opened fire on a large crowd at a country music concert in Las Vegas, Nevada on Sunday night brutally murdering more than 50 people, and wounding hundreds more before killing himself The shooter opened fire on a 22000 strong crowd from a 32nd-floor window of Mandalay Bay

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Tata Steel and thyssenkrupp JV will be second-largest European flat steel producer

Newsroom24x7 Network Singapore/Mumbai: Tata Steel Limited’s (TSL) memorandum of understanding with thyssenkrupp AG to create a 50:50 JV in Europe paves the way for TSL to reduce exposure to a structurally weaker business, says Fitch Ratings. However, according to Fitch, TSL’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) of ‘BB’ remains on Rating Watch Evolving until further

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Sushma Swaraj blasts Pakistan at the UN for exporting terrorism

Newsroom24x7 Network India’s Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj said at the UN on Saturday that India has risen despite being the principal destination of Pakistan’s nefarious export of terrorism. The relentless rise of violence, Terrorism, and the ideas that engineer this evil, are spreading at the pace of a conflagration. Terrorism is the most

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India has emerged as a leading investment destination: Suresh Prabhu

Newsroom24x7 Network Minister for Commerce and Industry meets captains of top Korean industries Seoul, South Korea: Minister for Commerce and Industry, Suresh Prabhu spoke of India’s emergence as one of the world’s leading investment destination and commitment to promoting free and fair world trade at the 7th Asia-Europe Economic Ministers (ASEM) meeting on Friday. Prabhu

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