New player enters Quetta Gladiators

Karachi: It is great news for the supporters of Quetta Gladiators that the best batsman in the world of cricket has joined the team. Details According to the Quetta social networking site Twitter, a message has been released from the official page of the Gladiators, in which it is stated that the players of Quetta […]

Melbourne enters new coronavirus lockdown

Author:  Reuters article author:  Reuters ID:  1613111491946398100 Fri, 2021-02-12 05:48 SYDNEY: Australia’s second-most populous city will enter a five-day snap coronavirus lockdown, authorities said on Friday, barring spectators for much of the Australian Open tennis tournament. A fresh COVID-19 cluster linked to a quarantine hotel in Melbourne, the capital of Victoria state, reached 13 cases […]

Chinese spacecraft Tianwen-1 successfully enters Mars orbit

Tianwen-1 entered the orbit after almost a seven-month journey, hoping to explore the planet over 90 days. A Chinese spacecraft has entered Mars’s orbit on a mission to land a rover and collect data on underground water and possible signs of ancient life. “China’s probe Tianwen-1 successfully entered the orbit around Mars on Wednesday after […]

UAE’s space probe Amal enters Mars orbit

The feat makes UAE the fifth space agency to reach the planet while its plans for a Mars settlement by 2117. The United Arab Emirates’ first mission to Mars has entered the red planet’s orbit after a seven-month, 494 million kilometres (307 million miles) journey, allowing it to start sending data about the Martian atmosphere […]

Netanyahu Enters Plea of Not Guilty in Corruption Trial

JERUSALEM — Few world leaders have ever stood trial while in office, let alone while running for re-election in the middle of a pandemic. Yet on Monday morning — with a general election just weeks away, and a fraught decision about reopening the education system due soon — Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel was […]

Landmark anti-nuclear treaty enters into force

The first-ever treaty to ban nuclear weapons has entered into force, an historic step marred by the lack of signatures from the world’s major nuclear powers. The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons became part of international law on Friday, culminating a decades-long campaign aimed at preventing a repetition of the United States atomic […]

Teenager’s Snow Cave Enters Canadian Survival Lore

In Canada, a country of rugged snow-covered mountains and frigidly cold weather, there have long been extraordinary tales of winter survival. There was the story of John Gow, who in 1969 survived a plane crash and five days in the mountains of British Columbia. There was the 2-year-old in Rouleau, Saskatchewan, who in late February […]

Trump baby protest blimp enters Museum of London collection

The Trump Baby Blimp was designed by a group of friends who met in a London pub to discuss how they could speak out against the president’s policies. The Trump Baby Blimp will live on long after its namesake has left the White House. The Museum of London said on Monday that it had added […]

As Britain Enters a Crisis Period, a Reprieve of Sorts for Johnson

LONDON — For months, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been whipsawed by the forces of the pandemic, caught between an opposition that accused him of acting too late and lawmakers in his own party who complained that he had gone too far in locking down Britain’s economy to curb the coronavirus. On Wednesday, however, Mr. […]

Austria enters its third lockdown. Israel is set to follow suit.

Austria entered a third lockdown on Saturday, with all nonessential shops and schools to remain closed for three weeks and movement to be restricted, after the country eased restrictions in mid-December to allow for preparations ahead of the Christmas holiday. Until Jan. 24, people in Austria are only allowed to leave their homes for work, […]

India enters recession as COVID-19 surge hinders recovery

Mumbai – After one of the world’s strictest lockdowns brought India’s economy to its knees, the country’s latest economic data shows signs of a tentative recovery. According to official figures released on Friday, India’s gross domestic product (GDP) contracted by 7.5 percent in the second quarter (July to September), an improvement on the previous quarter’s […]

Occupied West Bank enters lockdown amid coronavirus surge

Two-day lockdown imposed as the occupied Palestinian territories report more than 91,000 coronavirus cases. The occupied West Bank has entered a 48-hour lockdown to limit the spread of the coronavirus pandemic as cases continue to rise. The lockdown started on Friday and will continue until Sunday morning. The territory, which the Palestinian Authority (PA) government […]