US proposes rules to stop…

June 22, 2024

WASHINGTON: The Treasury Department on Friday fleshed out a proposed rule that would restrict and monitor US investments in China for artificial intelligence, computer chips and quantum computing. The proposed rule stems from President Joe Biden’s August 2023 executive order…

T20 World Cup: South Africa…

June 22, 2024

NEW DELHI: Quinton de Kock‘s scintillating half-century and a valiant effort from the bowlers helped South Africa secure a narrow seven-run victory over England in their Group 2 Super Eight match at the T20 World Cup in St Lucia on…

Ecuador, country of 18m, hit…

June 21, 2024

Quito: Ecuador was plunged into a nationwide blackout on Wednesday. Around 3.15pm, the majority of Ecuadorians found themselves without power. By evening, the sound of cars honking and drivers shouting filled the streets of Quito and the port city of…

Suryakumar Yadav equals Virat Kohli’s…

June 21, 2024

NEW DELHI: “I have been the world’s number one batsman for the past two years,” Suryakumar Yadav had said in reference to his ability to adapt to various situations and adjust his style and technique based on the specific requirements…

UK PM Rishi Sunak may…

June 20, 2024

Rishi Sunak’s Conservative Party is heading for an electoral wipeout in the UK general election on July 4, according to three major polls on Wednesday, including one that projected even the premier will lose his seat.Seat-by-seat analysis by Savanta and…

‘The spinners we have…’: Jonathan…

June 20, 2024

NEW DELHI: Afghanistan head coach Jonathan Trott believes his team is better suited for day games and is looking forward to taking on India in their Super 8 fixture in Bridgetown on Thursday. Afghanistan enter the Super 8s with high…

Ecuador stops waiving visas for…

June 19, 2024

Ecuador‘s foreign ministry on Tuesday said that it was effectively reinstating a visa requirement for travellers from China, citing an increase in irregular migratory flows from the Asian nation. The ministry, in a statement posted on social media, said that…

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma in…

June 18, 2024

Virat Kohli‘s bat is yet to make its presence felt at the ongoing T20 World Cup, which moves entirely to the West Indies as the tournament enters the ‘Super 8s’ stage and a landmark beckons the legendary Indian batter, for…

51 evacuated, over 10 dead…

June 18, 2024

NEW DELHI: Over ten suspected migrants died, and 51 were evacuated on Monday after a failed attempt to cross Mediterranean waters near a southern Italian island close to North Africa, according to several reports.The German aid organization RESQSHIP, which operates…