Maldives Speaker Mohamed Nasheed injured in blast: Police – Times of India

MALE: Maldives‘ first democratically elected president and current Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed has been injured in a blast on Thursday near his home and was being treated in a hospital in the capital, police said. The police media unit text message did not give more details but said it has started investigations and urged the … Read more Maldives Speaker Mohamed Nasheed injured in blast: Police – Times of India

Elections results 2021: Counting to begin as polls close

Who can I vote for in my area? Enter your postcode, or the name of your English council or Scottish or Welsh constituency to find out. Eg ‘W1A 1AA’ or ‘Westminster’ Note: This lookup covers national elections in Scotland and Wales, the Hartlepool by-election, as well as council and mayoral elections in England and Police … Read more Elections results 2021: Counting to begin as polls close

‘It hurts to look at home’: Heartbroken Indians help from abroad

“It’s just such a surreal feeling to be sitting on the opposite side of the world, seeing a funeral unfolding on your screen, seeing your family members crying, hugging each other and being there with each other. And you’re just so desperate – you’re watching from across a screen,” she pauses, and says even remembering … Read more ‘It hurts to look at home’: Heartbroken Indians help from abroad

Anti-terrorism measure: Japan to establish no-fly zone over Olympic venues in Tokyo Summer Games

Tokyo: The Japanese government will set up a no-fly zone over Olympic venues from July 21 to September 5 as part of anti-terrorism measures during the summer games in Tokyo, the transport ministry said on Thursday (May 6). According to the ministry, the no-fly zone will be set up two hours before the start of … Read more Anti-terrorism measure: Japan to establish no-fly zone over Olympic venues in Tokyo Summer Games