• Pope Francis held “fraught” call about war in Gaza with Israeli President in October: Report
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 5:58 am

    Vatican City, December 2 (ANI): Pope Francis engaged in a “fraught” telephone conversation with Israeli President Isaac Herzog in late October, addressing the Israel-Hamas war.According to a Washington Post report, the call was described as tense by a senior Israeli official. Herzog conveyed the […]

  • New Zealand’s capital welcomes first Kiwi chicks in over 150 years
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 4:45 am

    Wellington [New Zealand], December 2 (ANI): Conservationists in Wellington, New Zealand, celebrated the discovery of two kiwi chicks, for the first time in over 150 years, marking a historic moment for the iconic national bird, CNN reported.The Capital Kiwi Project, initiated just a year ago, […]

  • Posthumous sperm retrieval offers solace to bereaved families in Israeli war
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 4:43 am

    Tel Aviv [Israel], December 2 (ANI): In the wake of a devastating Hamas attack in Israel, a poignant ray of hope emerges as families grieving the loss of their loved ones find solace through an unexpected avenue–posthumous sperm retrieval (PSR), CNN reported.Posthumous sperm retrieval (PSR) is a […]

  • Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 hits Bangladesh
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 4:38 am

    Dhaka [Bangladesh], December 2 (ANI): An earthquake, of magnitude 5.6 on the richter scale, struck Bangladesh on Saturday, the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) reported.The quake occured on Saturday morning at 09:05:31 IST and was reported at a depth of 55 km.In a post on social media platform […]

  • Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf set to hold intra-party elections today
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 4:13 am

    Islamabad [Pakistan], December 2 (ANI): The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) announced the finalisation of preparations for intra-party elections being held today (Saturday), complying with the directives of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), Dawn reported.Barrister Gohar Ali Khan, nominated […]

  • Schedule for Pakistan general election to be announced 56 days before polling date
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 3:56 am

    Islamabad [Pakistan], December 2 (ANI): The long-awaited timetable for the forthcoming general election is set to be disclosed 56 days prior to the scheduled polling day on February 8, Dawn reported on Saturday.”You can calculate the date yourself. It would be somewhere around December 14,” a […]

  • US Ambassador Eric Garcetti mesmerised by Nagaland’s Hornbill Festival experience
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 3:40 am

    Kohima (Nagaland) [India], December 2 (ANI): The Hornbill Festival in Nagaland has garnered international attention as United States Ambassador to India Eric Garcetti expressed his enchantment with the vibrant cultural extravaganza.In a series of posts on social media platform X, Ambassador […]

  • US: Pro-Palestine protestor sets herself on fire outside Israeli consulate in Atlanta
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 3:18 am

    Atlanta (Georgia) [US], December 2 (ANI): A protester with a Palestinian flag set herself on fire outside the Israeli consulate in Atlanta, The Times of Israel reported citing the local police.The protester remains in critical condition after being intervened by a security guard at the scene. The […]

  • New Zealand: 3 Khalistan supporters sentenced for plot to kill Kiwi radio host Harnek Singh
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 2:42 am

    Auckland [New Zealand], December 2 (ANI): Three Khalistan supporters have been sentenced for the attempted murder of popular Auckland-based radio host Harnek Singh, who has been vocal against the ideology of Khalistan, The Australia Today reported.Sarvjeet Sidhu, aged 27, pleaded guilty to […]

  • Israel confirms deaths of hostages held by Hamas in Gaza Strip
    by ANI on December 2, 2023 at 2:01 am

    Tel Aviv [Israel], December 2 (ANI): The Israel Defense Forces (IDF) spokesperson, Rear Adm. Daniel Hagari, confirmed the deaths of several hostages held by the Hamas terror group in the Gaza Strip, as reported by The Times of Israel on Saturday. He said, “We are continuing to invest many […]